News from Goff's micro-brewery, Winchcombe, Cotswolds

Goff’s bitters are available to purchase throughout the year for you to enjoy in your own home.

Cheltenham Gold Cup Beer

 GOFF’S CHELTENHAM GOLD CUP BEER! With the Cheltenham Gold Cup just around the corner, now is the time to introduce our NEW BREW! The Cheltenham Festival epitomises and encompasses everything that is great about Jump racing - Lets enjoy this wonderful event with a spectacularly good pint of Cheltenham Gold Cup! A bit about Cheltenham Gold Ale... This classic APA ( American pale ale ) has a bright gold appearance with a white head that clings well. The aroma is hoppy and complex . In a pint glass the aroma is earthy with hints of citrus and pine , pour it into a tulip and the aroma becomes more fruit forward , with notes of mango , guava and passion fruit along with hints of pine. Malt is present in the aroma although low. Much of the aroma is present [...]

Twelfth Knight Blackberry Porter

Our Blackberry Porter Christmas Ale A new recipe for 2016, a delicious blackberry porter. Chocolate malts give a rich, dark look and feel to this beer and the natural blackberry flavouring gives a wonderful fruitiness in the aroma and taste. If you are interested in this delicious winter ale then please contact us. We are taking orders for supplies from the start of December.

Goff’S Black Knight Wins Winter Ale Prize

GLOUCESTERSHIRE ECHO (Business section March 14 2006) GOFF’S BLACK KNIGHT WINS WINTER ALE PRIZE Cotswold based Goff’s Brewery has received another accolade for one of it’s traditional beers. It’s Black Knight, a ruby-red malty beer, has been voted the third best winter ale in Great Britain. The award was made at the Campaign for Real Ale’s (CAMRA) Beer Festival in Manchester – the largest event of it’s kind in the country. Goff’s, a family business founded in Winchcombe 12 years ago, was one of many small independent breweries from all over the UK represented at the event. The winter beer championship, which is judged independently by CAMRA, was started in 1997 to showcase some of this country’s “forgotten” seasonal brews such as stouts, porters, strong milds and old ales. In addition to coming third over-all Goff’s Black Knight [...]