Firebrick: Little Belgium (300ml 4.7% ABV) from Grainger Market Delivery is a gold award winner at the CAMRA Tyneside & Northumberland and Beer Festival 2018, and is a tribute to the Birtley Belgians!
THE TASTE OF OUR TRADITIONAL BELGIAN BEER MATCHES ITS ENTICING AROMA OF SPICE, ORANGE AND FRESH WHEAT; THE LIGHT OPAQUE BODY AND SOFT TEXTURE COMPLETE THE WITBIER EXPERIENCE.
This wonderful Firebrick Brewery beer celebrates the role of injured Belgian soldiers moved to Birtley (now part of Gateshead), and the part they played in making shells for the war effort in the 1st World War.
Including family they numbered 6000 and whilst in Birtley, lived in a Belgian enclave called Elizabethville, policed by Belgian Gendarmes and subject to Belgian rule, They are known as the Birtley Belgians, a little known but amazing story.
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Ingredients: Water, Barley Malt, Wheat Malt, Hops, Orange Peel, Corriander Seeds, Yeast