Crafty Merlins
Darlington, DL3 7QL

Crafty Merlins
Darlington, DL3 7QL

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Brewers Folly - Citra IPA

Citra IPA - 5.5%

Citra IPA

Brewers Folly

5.5% abv

A full bodied IPA with a good malty back bone and a very large dose of Citra hops in the dry hop. This leads to a good punch of tropical vibes on the nose with a very pleasant tropical flavour and a rounded bitterness at the end.

Hambleton - Bootleggers Pale Ale

Bootleggers Pale Ale - 3.8%

Bootleggers Pale Ale


3.8% abv

Easy drinking pale ale, dry hopped in cask for an extra hop hit.

Three Brothers - Colin's Birthday At The Brewery

Colin's Birthday At The Brewery - 4.2%

Colin's Birthday At The Brewery

Three Brothers

4.2% abv

A delicious chocolate swiss roll milk stout. Brewed to celebrate our 8th birthday because everyone needs a caterpillar cake on their birthday! Contains lactose.

Craft Keg Available

McColl's - Beet De Garde Spring 2021

Beet De Garde Spring 2021 - 7.1%

Beet De Garde Spring 2021


7.1% abv

A simple beer of the land. Aromatically enticing, earthy and crisp from the first mouthfull, a fruity sweet and juicy body embraces you before spicy classic hop notes lead to a dry, refreshing and boozy, heart warming finish. Brewed with rich continental malts, delicate noble hops and lots of beetroot. Fermented with classic Belgian Abbey yeast and then matured for five weeks to allow the complex blend of flavours and aromas to marry perfectly.

Brass Castle - Pineapple Pale

Pineapple Pale - 4.8%

Pineapple Pale

Brass Castle

4.8% abv

Crack out the Hawaiian shirt cos this tropical pale is here to bring the sunshine and good times. Citrussy hops met with pineapple for a sweet hoppy hit! Gluten free.

Three Brothers - Endeavour NEIPA

Endeavour NEIPA - 5.6%

Endeavour NEIPA

Three Brothers

5.6% abv

Brewed with bold American hops and UK malts to bring you a deep golden, hazy IPA.

Hambleton - Cavalla Lager

Cavalla Lager - 4.6%

Cavalla Lager


4.6% abv

A premium smooth full bodied lager with a light biscuity malt base and delicate citrus notes. Distinctly Continental in style and taste but brewed with our Yorkshire water and malt. Hops: Motueka and Hallertau Blanc. Gluten free.

Ciders & Perries Available

Lilley's - Tropical Cider

Tropical Cider - 4%

Tropical Cider


4% abv

We have blended our Somerset cider with an explosion of tropical fruits. Pink grapefruit, pineapple, mango and lime all combine to make this a succulent thirst quencher. Perfect for drinking on the beach and making you feel closer to the Caribbean with every sip.

Lilley's - Mango

Mango - 4%



4% abv

Smooth and sophisticated mango cider made with an ample portion of mango juice and Somerset cider.

Black Sheep - Bobby Horn's Easy Apple Cider

Bobby Horn's Easy Apple Cider - 4.7%

Bobby Horn's Easy Apple Cider

Black Sheep

4.7% abv

Premium session cider that is a unique Black Sheep blend using 100% British apples. It packs higher juice content than a lot of other brands on the market, which delivers genuine enhanced flavour and bite. It's medium dry with a refreshing initial sweetness which leads to a crisp, dry refreshing finish from the classic apple blend.


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Crafty Merlins is in the Darlington CAMRA branch area.