The James Watt
Greenock, PA15 1DD

The James Watt
Greenock, PA15 1DD

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Wychwood - Hobgoblin Gold

Hobgoblin Gold - 4.2%

Hobgoblin Gold

Wychwood

4.2% abv

Gold coloured beer with a pleasant lemon, white grape and slightly bready nose. Taste reflects the nose with some astringency as the hops kick in.

Greene King - Abbot Ale

Abbot Ale - 5%

Abbot Ale

Greene King

5% abv

A full-bodied, very distinctive beer with a bitter-sweet aftertaste.

Flack's - Black Jack

Black Jack - 4.6%

Black Jack

Flack's

4.6% abv

Smooth dark ruby coloured beer with rich aromas of toasted malt. An initial sweetness followed by a good lingering hop finish and hazelnut after notes.

Belhaven - 80 Shilling

80 Shilling - 3.9%

80 Shilling

Belhaven

3.9% abv

A traditional style of ale typical of the East of Scotland. A superb classic with a deep copper hue and light bronze creamy foam. 80/- is brewed using Belhaven yeast and allowed to ferment at a slightly higher temperature. This delivers satisfying malt flavours and layers of soft fruit with a toffee finish.

Bowman Ales - Wallops Wood

Wallops Wood - 4%

Wallops Wood

Bowman Ales

4% abv

A light chestnut session bitter. As far as flavour goes, it tends rather more towards the malt than the hops, though there is a pleasing hop taste right at the finish. The aroma is light and pleasant.

Sharp's - Doom Bar

Doom Bar - 4%

Doom Bar

Sharp's

4% abv

Bitter with a faint flowery aroma and a moderately fruity, malty taste. The finish is long but pleasantly bitter with some sweetness and dryness.

Coming Soon

Orkney - Dark Island

Dark Island - 4.6%

Dark Island

Orkney

4.6% abv

Hard to categorise as a stout or old ale. Sweetish roast malt taste leads to a long lasting roasted, slightly bitter finish. Rich fruity nose balanced by flavours of chocolate, dried fruit and figs.

Orkney - Red MacGregor

Red MacGregor - 4%

Red MacGregor

Orkney

4% abv

Pleasantly bitter, red coloured session beer with a smoothness that belies its aggressive ancestors! A brilliant ruby red colour, deliciously perfumed with hints of spiciness. Rich hop fruits giving way to a clean dry refreshing floral hop bitterness.

Orkney - Northern Light

Northern Light - 4%

Northern Light

Orkney

4% abv

A pale straw colour. Refreshing citrus flavours dominate the palate with hints of Brioche and fresh bread, giving way to a clean refreshing hoppy aftertaste.

 

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The James Watt is in the Renfrewshire CAMRA branch area.