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Samhain

Brewery: Allgates

Samhain is a beer brewed by Allgates in Wigan, Lancashire. Beer has a strength (ABV) of 4.5%. Active: 01/10/2011

Lots of aroma from the wonderful Brambling Cross hops. Samhain literally means summer's end. In the Celtic era, autumn ended in the first week of November with the festival of Samhain [the "mh" is pronounced as "v"] which marked the end of the Celtic year. This was the Witches Sabbath when the spirits of the dead were said to come out of their graves, and this ghoulish fright-night aspect is still part of modern Halloween. A dark ruby colour lots of aroma from the wonderful Brambling Cross hops plus hints of flavour and aroma from the addition of fresh ground coriander.

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Beer Name Samhain
Brewery Allgates
Brewery Location Wigan, Lancashire.
Strength (Alcohol by Volume) 4.5%
Active 01/10/2011
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