Ringwood’s beer brewed under licence in USA by Shipyard.
“A Beast of a Beer”
Old Thumper Extra Special Ale was created by veteran British brewer, Peter Austin, founder of Ringwood Brewery in Hampshire, England and mentor to Shipyard’s master brewer is a non-traditional English bitter, brewed in the US solely by Shipyard.
First Brewed: June 1992
Malt Style: 2-Row British Pale Ale, Crystal, Chocolate, Wheat
Yeast: Top-Fermenting English
Hops: Challenger, Progress, Goldings
Color: Light Copper
Brewer: Shipyard Brewing Company
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Alcohol Content: 5.6%