Real Ale Club
We launched of our Real Ale Club in 2011 and welcome new members, you can join any time at the main bar.Members are supplied with a loyalty card which offers them a free pint of real ale after collecting 20 stamps, one stamp per pint of real ale.
We serve 3 real ales in the bar and are rolling two pumps on a barrel basis, to serve alongside Wye Valley HPA.
We have a good reputation for serving a well conditioned pint and have been included in The Good Beer Guide in 2014 , 2015 and 2017. Additionally we can keep you in touch via e mail of our rolling guest ales list. So if you are a real ale fan you can get involved at The Forest and join our real ale club.
Froth Blowers – John Bull Best – 17 (4.4%)
Brewed locally in Erdington, A sessionable Pale Ale at 4.4%, with light hints of malt on the nose and a soft bitterness on the palate. Made using only British sourced hops and malts
Hopback – Hopfest – Code C127 – (4.5%)
A golden coloured ale with plenty of fruit and hops on the nose, has a sweet palate with a dry finish. This is a feisty blond made using East Kent Goldings, Celeia, Citra and Pioneer hops, get ready to dazzle your tongue!
Ascot Brewery – Starting Gate – (3.8%)
Copper coloured bitter packed with refreshing tropical fruit and lemon aromas, well balanced. Craft brewed in Surrey in a 4 barrel micro brewery using only the finest ingredients