Microbus
Gateshead, NE8 2AJ

Microbus
Gateshead, NE8 2AJ

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Two By Two - Stout

Stout - 5.6%

Stout

Two By Two

5.6% abv

£4.20 pint

A stout with a rich and full bodied malt base, roast coffee and toasted character.

£4.20 pint

Almasty - Arctic Lights

Arctic Lights - 4.5%

Arctic Lights

Almasty

4.5% abv

£3.80 pint

A refreshing and fruity session strength pale ale that combines mango and papaya with citrus and a touch of pine to deliver a crushable, juicy pale ale.

£3.80 pint

Roosters - Thousand Yard Stare

Thousand Yard Stare - 5.4%

Thousand Yard Stare

Roosters

5.4% abv

£3.80 pint

A light, yet full-flavoured and hazy pale ale with an intense tropical fruit nose. Citrus, stone fruit and resinous notes dance around the palate, giving way to a juicy and mouth-watering finish. Vegan friendly.

£3.80 pint

Durham - Magus

Magus - 3.8%

Magus

Durham

3.8% abv

£3.80 pint

Our best selling beer is the ultimate session drink. Simple pale malts provide a base for a complex blend of hops. Very pale with lemon, subtle grapefruit bitterness and tropical fruit notes. A clean and spicy black pepper finish. Gluten free.

£3.80 pint

Beer Ink - Et Al - Admiral & Triumph

Et Al - Admiral & Triumph - 3.8%

Et Al - Admiral & Triumph

Beer Ink

3.8% abv

£3.60 pint

Dual hopped pale ale with Admiral and Triumph hops. Expect a pineapple, citrus fruit flavour with pine notes.

£3.60 pint

Vaux - Best Bitter

Best Bitter - 4.5%

Best Bitter

Vaux

4.5% abv

£3.80 pint

Built on a base of traditional Maris Otter and crystal malts, creating a malty and rich beer with hints of toffee and bread, hopped for a moderate bitterness with a blend of Admiral and the OG itself, Fuggles, all tied together with fruity esters from a heritage North Eastern yeast strain.

£3.80 pint

Craft Keg Available

Verdant - The Lighting of the Mock

The Lighting of the Mock - 11.5%

The Lighting of the Mock

Verdant

11.5% abv

£10.00 pint

Our most decadent Imperial Stout to date! Incredible heavy roast flavours and deep fruity caramels. One to savour. Zero adjuncts, an experiment in boundary-pushing and a true homage to dark malts. This is also the first release of our new series of beers which will fall under the banner of Brewing Folk. This project was created to celebrate the traditions and folklore of Cornwall and beyond. It will be running throughout 2023 as we aim to celebrate all the changing seasons.

£10.00 pint

Tempest - In The Dark We Live

In The Dark We Live - 7.2%

In The Dark We Live

Tempest

7.2% abv

£6.00 pint

We’ve delved deep into the dark recesses of the Tempest archive to resurrect our highly coveted Black IPA. In The Dark We Live is the product of a gene splicing experiment merging the DNA of a malty porter with a dank IPA. The result is a beer of other-world complexity with flavours of coffee, chocolate, coconut, blueberry, pine and resin. Constantly shapeshifting, this is a beer unlike any other.

£6.00 pint

Twice Brewed - Strawberry Laces Sour

Strawberry Laces Sour - 5%

Strawberry Laces Sour

Twice Brewed

5% abv

£4.80 pint

Part of our Sweet Shop Sour series, this brings the flavours of strawberry laces to your mouth. Expect it to be red, sweet and zingy sour! Who doesn't want to drink fizzy strawberry laces? Vegan friendly.

£4.80 pint

Play - Long Wave

Long Wave - 4.8%

Long Wave

Play

4.8% abv

£5.00 pint

An easy-drinking hazy pale ale that is soft and delicate but with huge amounts of tropical and piney notes from Idaho 7, and not forgetting it is backed up by the mighty Citra, giving you a lovely grapefruit and passionfruit taste.

£5.00 pint

McColl's - Flock

Flock - 3.2%

Flock

McColl's

3.2% abv

£4.50 pint

A great session Table Beer. Delicate bready malt notes balance a really fresh orange citrus aroma from the Mandarina Bavaria hops while sweet orange flavours work well with a soft bitterness.

£4.50 pint

DEYA - Magazine Cover

Magazine Cover - 4.2%

Magazine Cover

DEYA

4.2% abv

£5.50 pint

Crispy yet soft session IPA with Mosaic and Simcoe hops.

£5.50 pint

North - Full Fathom 5

Full Fathom 5 - 6.5%

Full Fathom 5

North

6.5% abv

£6.00 pint

This a full bodied indulgent Porter. Toasted coconut was used at the end of the boil, and 'dry coconuted' in the fermenter. Single origin Rwandan coffee beans from North Star coffee roasters.

£6.00 pint

Camerons - Overkill

Overkill - 4.7%

Overkill

Camerons

4.7% abv

£3.90 pint

Based on a Czech pilsner style with the late hop addition of Styrian Wolf hops which, adds a gentle fruity taste to its solid malty backbone. Crisp, clean and very refreshing but with a little bite!

£3.90 pint

Campervan - Leith Juice

Leith Juice - 4.7%

Leith Juice

Campervan

4.7% abv

£4.60 pint

A fruity, juicy session IPA dry hopped with Simcoe, Cascade and a van full of orange zest. Leith Juice packs a huge zesty citrus kick, with flavours of grapefruit, lemon and orange in abundance.

£4.60 pint

Ciders & Perries Available

Thatchers - Stan's Cheddar Valley

Stan's Cheddar Valley - 6%

Stan's Cheddar Valley

Thatchers

6% abv

£3.80 pint

With its distinctive orange hues, this smooth, robust, naturally cloudy cider is a Somerset tradition. For those who like oak-aged cider medium dry, our cidermakers choose apples including Tremlett's Bitter for its tannins, while Dabinett brings a rich, full body.

£3.80 pint

Oliver's - Farmhouse Cider

Farmhouse Cider - 6%

Farmhouse Cider

Oliver's

6% abv

£3.80 pint

Unfiltered medium dry Farmhouse cider. This is a blend of bittersweet cider apples like Yarlington Mill, Dabinett, Ellis Bitter and sharp Foxwhelp apples. It gives a rich, full tasting cider with real body and a drying finish, tasting of apple skins and the aroma of traditional apple orchards in autumn. 100% juice cider.

£3.80 pint

Ascension - Mothership

Mothership - 6%

Mothership

Ascension

6% abv

£3.80 pint

A medium dry blend wild cider with a small juice addition to round the flavours.

£3.80 pint

Ascension - Champing at the Pit V2

Champing at the Pit V2 - 4%

Champing at the Pit V2

Ascension

4% abv

£3.80 pint

Wild cider, fresh apple and peach juices combine to create a soft, juicy cider, perfect for the late summer heat. A proper summer smasher.

£3.80 pint

Ascension - Pilot

Pilot - 4.8%

Pilot

Ascension

4.8% abv

£3.80 pint

This is our original and best selling cider. Wild fermented cider blends with freshly pressed apple juice to create a refreshing and fruity blend.

£3.80 pint

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Black Storm - Time After Time

Time After Time - 5%

Time After Time

Black Storm

5% abv

£3.80 pint

A Nelson and Mosaic hopped NEIPA style beer.

£3.80 pint

Two By Two - Citra DDH

Citra DDH - 4.5%

Citra DDH

Two By Two

4.5% abv

£4.00 pint

Third of our DDH range, full bodied session easy drinker. Grapefruit mango hop character.

£4.00 pint

Firebrick - Pagan Queen

Pagan Queen - 4%

Pagan Queen

Firebrick

4% abv

£3.00 pint

All British ingredients including Boadicea hops have created a clean and crisp blonde beer with fruit in the nose and taste.

£3.00 pint

First & Last - Equinox

Equinox - 4.1%

Equinox

First & Last

4.1% abv

£3.60 pint

A hoppy session pale ale packed with New World hops for a refreshing citrus flavour and tropical aroma.

£3.60 pint

Full Circle - Hoop

Hoop - 5.5%

Hoop

Full Circle

5.5% abv

£4.00 pint

Hoop is our American Pale Ale, it's delicious and smooth. Mega hoppy beer with the citrus and pine of the best of yank pales. Easy drinking but not low on flavour. Balance is our mission here.

£4.00 pint

Durham - Full Nelson

Full Nelson - 4.9%

Full Nelson

Durham

4.9% abv

£3.80 pint

A single hop IPA with New Zealand Nelson Sauvin hops and nothing else. Big, luscious gooseberry and white grape throughout. A simple pale malt base allows this unmistakable hop to shine through in all its glory.

£3.80 pint

Durham - Smoking Blonde

Smoking Blonde - 6%

Smoking Blonde

Durham

6% abv

£4.00 pint

A malt body of pale Maris Otter kicked off with oak smoked wheat. Citra hops in the aroma mingle with the smoked malt to create peach in the aroma and flavour. A full velvety body develops into a soft marmalade bitterness helped along by a shot of coriander.

£4.00 pint

Twice Brewed - Galba

Galba - 4.3%

Galba

Twice Brewed

4.3% abv

£3.70 pint

A hazy, fruity, session pale loaded with Citra hops. An oat heavy malt bill and soft water deliver thirst quenching flavours of citrus and tropical fruits.

£3.70 pint

First Chop - DDH Citra & El Dorado

DDH Citra & El Dorado - 4%

DDH Citra & El Dorado

First Chop

4% abv

£3.80 pint

Part of our double dry hopped series of hazy session pales that defy their low ABV with healthy quantities of some of our favourite hops. This is number 3 in the series featuring Citra and El Dorado hops. Gluten free and vegan friendly.

£3.80 pint

Thirsty Moose - Oot N' Aboot

Oot N' Aboot - 5.6%

Oot N' Aboot

Thirsty Moose

5.6% abv

£3.80 pint

Our East Coast IPA. It has a light malt character loaded with strong North American hops creating flavours and aromas such as citrus, mango, pineapple and stone fruits. A bold bitterness, slightly hazy with a blonde colour

£3.80 pint

Two By Two - Leapfrog Pale

Leapfrog Pale - 4.1%

Leapfrog Pale

Two By Two

4.1% abv

£3.80 pint

Our house session pale, Light, bitter, zesty. Simcoe single hopped, tropical character.

£3.80 pint

Talking Tides - Headland

Headland - 4.6%

Headland

Talking Tides

4.6% abv

£5.00 pint

A hazy IPA, expect a medium body, huge tropical and citrus flavours and a glorious smooth finish. This is a great go-to beer for the first and last beer of any day. Vegan friendly.

£5.00 pint

Fell - Paddock

Paddock - 4%

Paddock

Fell

4% abv

A blend of classic and modern American hops in this beer bring flavours of orange and mango to the fore in this sessionable pale. Combined with a soft pillowy body from loads of oats, it will soon have you thinking of laying in the long field grass, watching puffy clouds drift by.

Talking Tides - Summit

Summit - 3.8%

Summit

Talking Tides

3.8% abv

£5.00 pint

This bright, light, sessionable pale is a perfect summer’s day crusher. Serious stone fruit notes from a generous hop addition and New England style yeast will have you coming back again and again (and again). Hops: Magnum, Azacca and El Dorado.

£5.00 pint

Three Brothers - The Bitter Ex

The Bitter Ex - 3.7%

The Bitter Ex

Three Brothers

3.7% abv

£3.50 pint

An all English traditional bitter with a slightly modern fruity twist.

£3.50 pint

Tooth & Claw - One Eye

One Eye - 7% (keg)

One Eye (keg)

Tooth & Claw

7% abv

£6.00 pint

Brewed using a combination of Nelson Sauvin and Vic Secret hops this juicy IPA is loaded with aromas and flavours of gooseberry, pineapple and passionfruit.

£6.00 pint

Two By Two - Stout

Stout - 5.6% (keg)

Stout (keg)

Two By Two

5.6% abv

£5.20 pint

A stout with a rich and full bodied malt base, roast coffee and toasted character.

£5.20 pint

Twice Brewed - Cherry Cola

Cherry Cola - 5% (keg)

Cherry Cola (keg)

Twice Brewed

5% abv

£4.80 pint

Part of our Sweet Shop Sour series, this one brings the flavours of fizzy cherry cola bottles. Expect it to be sweet with a zingy sourness to remind you of eating your favourite pick 'n' mix. We've also tried our best to get it to look like cherry cola too! Vegan friendly.

£4.80 pint

Talking Tides - Strand

Strand - 4.9% (keg)

Strand (keg)

Talking Tides

4.9% abv

£5.00 pint

Wikipedia says: “Helles or hell is a traditional German pale lager beer, produced chiefly in Southern Germany, particularly Munich. Helles-style beers typically are full-bodied, mildly sweet and light-coloured, with low bitterness. The beer is clear due to filtration prior to bottling.” Team Talking Tides say: “Mate, it’s a delicious lager. Just drink it and enjoy.” Hops: Hallertauer Mittelfrueh.

£5.00 pint

Vaux - Spin Drift

Spin Drift - 4.3% (keg)

Spin Drift (keg)

Vaux

4.3% abv

£5.50 pint

Brewed as a companion beer to A Hazy Shade Of Citra, but with the extra addition of Mosaic to bring a soft fruitiness and drinkability to the party! This session IPA does what it says on the tin, low bitterness, medium body and great flavour that can be sipped all afternoon into the evening.

£5.50 pint

McColl's - Nano

Nano - 2.1% (keg)

Nano (keg)

McColl's

2.1% abv

£3.50 pint

Small by nature - MASSIVE in hop aroma and flavours. Packed with Citra Cryo and Azacca hops expect tropical fruit, grapefruit, mango and citrus......and easy on the nappa!

£3.50 pint

 

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