Cavens Arms
Dumfries, DG1 2AH

Cavens Arms
Dumfries, DG1 2AH

Cask beers available

Cask beers available

Full Whack - 6%

Full Whack

Peerless

6% abv

A rich deep golden strong ale. The high level of alcohol is complemented by increased bitterness and the fruity hop finish is derived from a combination of Fuggles, First Gold and Cascade hops.

Old Engine Oil - 4.5%

Old Engine Oil

Harviestoun

4.5% abv

Black coloured beer with roasted oats on the nose and a slightly sweet finish.

Jaipur - 5.9%

Jaipur

Thornbridge

5.9% abv

A citrus dominated India Pale Ale, its immediate impression is soft and smooth yet builds to a crescendo of massive hoppiness accentuated by honey. An enduring, bitter finish.

Old Speckled Hen - 4.5%

Old Speckled Hen

Morland (Greene King)

4.5% abv

Morland Old Speckled Hen has a rich amber colour and superb fruity aromas which are complemented by a delicious blend of malty tastes. Toffee and malt combine with bitterness on the back of the tongue to give a balanced sweetness followed by a refreshingly dry finish.

Landlord - 4.3%

Landlord

Timothy Taylor

4.3% abv

An incresingly dry, hoppy, bitter finish complements the spicy, citrus character of this full-flavoured and well balanced amber beer.

Orkney IPA - 4.8%

Orkney IPA

Swannay

4.8% abv

India Pale Ales (IPAs) of old were heavily hopped to survive their journey to the colonies. This is Rob's interpretation - believing the hops may have mellowed by arrival.

Jarl - 3.8%

Jarl

Fyne

3.8% abv

Light and golden coloured beer with a strong citrus and hop aroma. Citrus and grassy hop flavours dominate the palate with a light and refreshing dry finish. A superbly drinkable beer.

Coming Soon

Strongarm - 4%

Strongarm

Camerons

4% abv

The brewery’s flagship beer. Well rounded, ruby red ale with a distinctive, tight creamy head. A good balance of malt, hops and bitterness.

Blonde - 3.9%

Blonde

Castle Eden

3.9% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

1906 Golden Ale - 4.2%

1906 Golden Ale

Westgate

4.2% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

Summer Lightning - 5%

Summer Lightning

Hop Back

5% abv

The original Summer ale brewed all year round. An extremely pleasant bitter, straw coloured beer with a terrific fresh, hoppy aroma. This, coupled with an intense bitterness, leads to an excellent long, dry finish. Probably the beer to receive the most awards in Britain!

Citra IPA - 4%

Citra IPA

Hanlons

4% abv

A Citra hopped IPA. This lovely zesty beer is laden with fruity and floral aromas.

Best Bitter - 3.8%

Best Bitter

Black Sheep

3.8% abv

A perfect Yorkshire bitter - light golden, grassy fresh with a hoppy bite.

Inferno - 4%

Inferno

Oakham

4% abv

This light igniting ale flickers complex fruits across your tongue leaving a dry fruity bitter finish smothering your thirst. Inferno uses a blend of five different hops from the Yakima Valley to create its floral aroma and unique flavour.

York Chocolate Stout - 5%

York Chocolate Stout

Rudgate

5% abv

A deep rich, satisfying premium stout with complex balanced flavours and a warm subtle chocolate finish.

1906 Blonde - 4%

1906 Blonde

Westgate

4% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

Bitter & Twisted - 3.8%

Bitter & Twisted

Harviestoun

3.8% abv

A superbly-balanced, refreshingly-lively beer. It has a malty-sweet aroma with a floral, fruity hoppiness and a zingy, zesty flavour. Complex, rounded, sweet and dry; this is the connoisseurs' session beer par excellence!

Blonde Bombshell - 4%

Blonde Bombshell

Old Mill

4% abv

A pale barley malt, wheat and bohemian hops makes this a delicate and refreshing fruity beer with a sweet finish.

Styrian Wolf - 4.2%

Styrian Wolf

Old Mill

4.2% abv

A crisp single hopped ale with flavours of sweet tropical fruits and complex aromas of mango, elderflower and even a hint of violet.

1906 Golden Ale - 4.2%

1906 Golden Ale

Westgate

4.2% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

White Witch - 3.9%

White Witch

Moorhouse's

3.9% abv

A refreshing blond ale with a fruity springtime flavour and a touch of citrus, flowers and rich peppery spice on the aroma.

Crackendale - 5.2%

Crackendale

Thornbridge

5.2% abv

Crackendale explodes with a fantastic tropical fruit aroma, giving way to guava and ripe citrus which burst through on the palate with a beautiful bitter and sweet balance.

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