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Harveys Bonfire Boy (Bottle)


Brewed by Harveys
Lewes, England
Style: English Strong Ale | Ratings: 10 | Alcohol: 5.8%
Bottle: Pasteurised.
Originally brewed to commemerate the gallant work of the Fire Brigade during the fire at the brewery in July 1996 and was originally called Firecracker. We now brew this for the Lewes Bonfire Celebrations each year. This is a Seasonal Ale and only available for a short period of time. Highly roasted Malts are used during the production of this beer to give a slightly burnt quality and a hint of smoke to this amber coloured ale.

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