The Thirsty Duck
Burscough, L405RZ

The Thirsty Duck
Burscough, L405RZ

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Hawkshead - Thirsty Duck Bitter

Thirsty Duck Bitter - 3.7%

Thirsty Duck Bitter

Hawkshead

3.7% abv

£3.60 pint

A pale, hoppy and bitter ale: a slight elderflower aroma from Slovenian Celeia hops, followed by long bitterness. The hikers' favourite - the perfect thirst quencher after a day on the Fells. A great session bitter.

£3.60 pint

Blackedge - Dark Mild

Dark Mild - 3.9%

Dark Mild

Blackedge

3.9% abv

£3.60 pint

Dark as the night, lightly hopped with a smooth caramel, chocolate flavour with a hint of liquorice and blackcurrant. SIBA NW Cask Competition Overall Champion Beer Silver Award 2016.

£3.60 pint

Wishbone - Rubix Cube

Rubix Cube - 4.5%

Rubix Cube

Wishbone

4.5% abv

£3.60 pint

Pale ale with Sabro and Motueka hops for a very tropical soft fruit and coconut vibe. Vegan friendly.

£3.60 pint

Hawkshead - Five Hop

Five Hop - 5%

Five Hop

Hawkshead

5% abv

£3.60 pint

Well hopped golden ale made using, as the name suggests, 5 different hop varieties; Goldings, Bramling Cross, Fuggles, Citra and Amarillo. Flavours of tropical fruit, orange marmalade and herbal hop aromas are balanced by a juicy malt character.

£3.60 pint

Donkeystone - Easy

Easy - 3.8%

Easy

Donkeystone

3.8% abv

£3.60 pint

Pour a Pacific of calmness into a glass and swim in undisturbed pale waves of citrus with Centennial and El Dorado floating on your taste buds. This beer is an ode to lazy Sunday afternoons and after work Wednesdays! So take it real easy with this sessionable pale.

£3.60 pint

Craft Keg Available

Blackjack - Fred & Lee Get Juiced

Fred & Lee Get Juiced - 4.5%

Fred & Lee Get Juiced

Blackjack

4.5% abv

£5.00 pint

A sessionable hoppy hazy number for the masses. With huge late doses of Idaho 7, El Dorado and Mosaic we're looking at BIG flavours of pineapple and stone fruit, mango and citrus and a pleasant little backdrop of herbal presence. A collaboration with Craft Beer Tours Manchester.

£5.00 pint

Marble - Birthday Beers No 4 - Cold IPA

Birthday Beers No 4 - Cold IPA - 6.3%

Birthday Beers No 4 - Cold IPA

Marble

6.3% abv

Brewed with our friends at Rivington Brewery. This beer seamlessly blends their incredible fog beers with our love for IPL’s to create a smooth and delicious cold IPA. Hops: Cascade, Centennial, Citra, Mosaic and Simcoe.

Salt - Huckaback

Huckaback - 5.5%

Huckaback

Salt

5.5% abv

A cloudy NEIPA brewed from oats and pale malt. Low in bitterness, but crammed full of citrus and tropical fruit flavours from dry-hopping with Mosaic, Citra and Amarillo.

Tiny Rebel - Triple Tropica

Triple Tropica - 10%

Triple Tropica

Tiny Rebel

10% abv

£4.50 pint

We couldn’t turn 10 without including Clwb Tropica, so we’ve decided to turn our flagship style up to 11 and make a Tropical TIPA. Triple the recipe, triple the flavour. All the classic flavours of passion fruit, mango and pineapple but in a thick triple IPA base for the ultimate tropical hit. Vegan friendly.

£4.50 pint

Freedom - Freedom Four

Freedom Four - 4%

Freedom Four

Freedom

4% abv

£3.90 pint

A light pale lager reflecting all the brewing values and beliefs of Freedom. Four ingredients producing an inherently British lager conditioned for a minimum of four weeks resulting in a refreshing beer delivering both flavour and satisfaction.

£3.90 pint

New Bristol - The Joy of Sesh

The Joy of Sesh - 4.2%

The Joy of Sesh

New Bristol

4.2% abv

£4.80 pint

Session IPA, packed to the brim with flavour. A simple clean malt bill with Maris Otter and Oats for that lovely mouthfeel. Packed with Mosaic and Citra hops. Expect notes of tropical citrus and stone-fruits.

£4.80 pint

Ciders & Perries Available

Lilley's - Mango

Mango - 4%

Mango

Lilley's

4% abv

£3.50 pint

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

£3.50 pint

Gwatkin - No Bull

No Bull - 4.5%

No Bull

Gwatkin

4.5% abv

£3.50 pint

Orange-brown in colour and has an appley aroma together with some vanilla tones. A smooth but sweet toffee-apple taste leads to mild tannins on the aftertaste and a rounded finish. An easy-to drink medium sweet cider that would appeal to most cider drinkers.

£3.50 pint

Cotswold Cider - Yellow Hammer

Yellow Hammer - 6%

Yellow Hammer

Cotswold Cider

6% abv

£3.50 pint

An authentic zingy cider full of bittersweet tannins with a smooth apple pie finish.

£3.50 pint

Sandford Orchards - The General

The General - 8.4%

The General

Sandford Orchards

8.4% abv

£3.50 pint

A rich and powerful vintage, improved by ageing in a 100-year-old mighty Oak vat. Here it develops a complexity and depth enjoyed by a cultured palate. Grown, pressed and produced in Devon.

£3.50 pint

Snails Bank - Pig Squeal

Pig Squeal - 7%

Pig Squeal

Snails Bank

7% abv

£3.50 pint

Named after the delightful sound of pigs when they come across some windfall apples! Like those pigs this is full of character. A rich bronze cider that is smooth as it is tasty. Beautifully balanced with a satisfyingly rounded finish.

£3.50 pint

Dorset Nectar - Old Harry Rocks

Old Harry Rocks - 6%

Old Harry Rocks

Dorset Nectar

6% abv

£3.50 pint

A scrumptious alchemy of mostly bittersweet cider apples. Dry traditional still cider for the real cider enthusiast.

£3.50 pint

Cotswold Cider - No Brainer

No Brainer - 4.8%

No Brainer

Cotswold Cider

4.8% abv

£3.50 pint

A smooth, fresh, big apple mouth with a bittersweet tannin kick and lasting complex orchard fruit layers that keep on giving. A bold, satisfying session cider.

£3.50 pint

BumbleBee - Gribble

Gribble - 4.8%

Gribble

BumbleBee

4.8% abv

£3.50 pint

Medium, cloudy still. A gribble is an apple pip that manages to survive the milling process and germinates. This smooth festival chugger is designed to last the distance but still be complex enough to remain interesting.

£3.50 pint

Harry's - Flash Harrys

Flash Harrys - 4%

Flash Harrys

Harry's

4% abv

£3.50 pint

Mango and lime cider, tasty and fresh with a citrus kick. Just the right amount of cider aftertaste coming through at the end.

£3.50 pint

Purbeck - Dandy Dab

Dandy Dab - 5%

Dandy Dab

Purbeck

5% abv

£3.50 pint

A full-bodied medium cider, full of fruity aromas produced from Dabinett apples to create a well balanced single variety cider with an unmistakable depth of flavour.

£3.50 pint

Celtic Marches - Celtic Tiger

Celtic Tiger - 4%

Celtic Tiger

Celtic Marches

4% abv

£3.50 pint

Medium Herefordshire craft cider liberally imparted with orange and pineapple. Carribean sunshine and English countryside combine to provide a refreshing tropical cider.

£3.50 pint

Lilley's - Bee Sting

Bee Sting - 6.8%

Bee Sting

Lilley's

6.8% abv

£3.50 pint

Sweet but incredibly refreshing with a glorious fresh tasting pear flavour and a wonderful pear aroma.

£3.50 pint

Rosie's - Triple D - Medium

Triple D - Medium - 6.5%

Triple D - Medium

Rosie's

6.5% abv

£3.50 pint

Medium cider made from a blend of 69 different apple varieties pressed on the farm in Llandegla North Wales. It is a full-juice cider which means it hasn't been diluted and it hasn't had concentrate added to it. So the ABV is 'Robust'. The cider is made and matured in stainless steel vessels which help lock-in and retain the clean, great appley taste.

£3.50 pint

Hogan's - Original Draught

Original Draught - 4.5%

Original Draught

Hogan's

4.5% abv

£4.00 pint

Our original no-nonsense cider, 100% fresh pressed. It's authentically distinctive appley aroma mixed with peaty notes. Packed full of classic cider apple tannins with a well- balanced and pleasing complexity.

£4.00 pint

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Red Rose - Green Eyed Monster

Green Eyed Monster - 4%

Green Eyed Monster

Red Rose

4% abv

£3.60 pint

Fiendishly fresh green hopped blonde ale.

£3.60 pint

Twisted Wheel - Come & Go - Talus

Come & Go - Talus - 4.8%

Come & Go - Talus

Twisted Wheel

4.8% abv

£3.60 pint

The fifth brew in our 2022 Brewer's Project. A New England style pale ale hopped with just Talus. This hop delivers big aromas of pink grapefruit, citrus rinds and dried roses.

£3.60 pint

Bad Seed - Light Cluster

Light Cluster - 4.3%

Light Cluster

Bad Seed

4.3% abv

£3.60 pint

American Pale Ale. A refreshing, hoppy Pale Ale brewed using heaps of Cashmere, Cascade and Columbus. These big American hops deliver flavours and aromas fresh citrus and grapefruit.

£3.60 pint

Thornbridge - Jaipur X

Jaipur X - 10% (keg)

Jaipur X (keg)

Thornbridge

10% abv

We have brought back the massively popular big brother of Jaipur for its 15th Anniversary celebrations. Jaipur X is a huge, hazy Imperial IPA using the same ingredients as Jaipur but in much larger quantities!

Blackjack - Jungle Is Massive

Jungle Is Massive - 6% (keg)

Jungle Is Massive (keg)

Blackjack

6% abv

£4.20 pint

A juice box IPA with loads of tropical fruit punch with residual sweetness and a sharpness from a load of citric fruits. First off comes the big rolling oaty body hitting a mango smoothie blend colour with sweetness from an early finish in the fermentation. Augmented with the finest mango, pineapple, orange and passion fruit puree we could buy totalling 240kg of fruit in 2100ltrs of beer. For hops we used Idaho 7 for its tropical sweet punch and then dry-hopped with experimental Bru-1 known for its powerful pineapple aroma.

£4.20 pint

Pomona Island - Cactus Crown

Cactus Crown - 4.7% (keg)

Cactus Crown (keg)

Pomona Island

4.7% abv

£6.00 pint

Hit me like a double dry hopped pale ale, standing in a hurricane of Cryo Amarillo, Mosaic and Sabro. Brewed in collaboration with Full Circle.

£6.00 pint

Runaway - Pale Ale

Pale Ale - 4.7% (keg)

Pale Ale (keg)

Runaway

4.7% abv

Crisp, bright, refreshing Pale Ale packed full of new world hops, with pink grapefruit particularly evident on the nose and palette. The combination of hops including Citra and Mosaic give a lingering but tempered bitter finish.

Rivington - My Good Chaise Longue

My Good Chaise Longue - 5.5% (keg)

My Good Chaise Longue (keg)

Rivington

5.5% abv

A DDH Pale, soft, tropical, berry, pineapple, lime, mango, mint. Hopped with Meridian, Bru-1, Motueka and Mosaic Cryo. Brewed with our mates at Plug & Taps.

RedWillow - Mosaic Simcoe Idaho 7

Mosaic Simcoe Idaho 7 - 4.7% (keg)

Mosaic Simcoe Idaho 7 (keg)

RedWillow

4.7% abv

£5.60 pint

Three of our favourite hops packed into a juicy session IPA redolent of guava and ripe cantaloupe melon. Hops: Mosaic, Simcoe and Idaho 7.

£5.60 pint

Runaway - IPA

IPA - 5.5% (keg)

IPA (keg)

Runaway

5.5% abv

Our signature IPA with juicy tropical fruit flavours and aromas.

Twisted Wheel - Fools Paradise

Fools Paradise - 5.5% (keg)

Fools Paradise (keg)

Twisted Wheel

5.5% abv

A Citra and Mosaic hopped IPA.

Lost and Grounded - Hidden Garden

Hidden Garden - 5.6% (keg)

Hidden Garden (keg)

Lost and Grounded

5.6% abv

Our golden coloured English-Style IPA has aromas of lightly toasted bread and freshly cut grass. The combination of Brewers Gold, Challenger and Bramling Cross hops lend flavours of fruity blackcurrant to this beer as well as notable spice and floral notes. We dry-hopped the brew with a bit more Brewers Gold and UK Cascade adding extra citrus flavours and a piney bitterness on the finish. Collaboration with Neptune Brewery.

Wander Beyond - Monsal

Monsal - 5.8% (keg)

Monsal (keg)

Wander Beyond

5.8% abv

Our brand new IPA inspired by juicy and bitter classic IPA's. It hides its 5.8% alcohol incredibly well with a malty sweetness before refreshing the pallet with notes of lemon, grapefruit and tropical fruit. Hopped with three of our favourite hops Mosaic, Centennial and Nelson Sauvin brings this light yet complex beer to life.

Neptune - Takaroa

Takaroa - 5.5% (keg)

Takaroa (keg)

Neptune

5.5% abv

In this New Zealand hopped IPA you will find flavours of peach and apricot, hints of citrus and a resinous pine needle finish.

Westons - Cloudy Vintage

Cloudy Vintage - 7.3%

Cloudy Vintage

Westons

7.3% abv

£3.50 pint

Medium dry cider with a full-bodied fruity character.

£3.50 pint

Celtic Marches - Thundering Molly

Thundering Molly - 5.2%

Thundering Molly

Celtic Marches

5.2% abv

£3.50 pint

Thundering Molly is a well rounded medium cider. Fresh and fruity with a lovely apple aroma. Gorgeous golden colour and a balanced finish. Made on our Herefordshire farm from 100% cider apples. Made from a blend of bitter sweet and sharp cider apples.

£3.50 pint

Dudda's Tun - Bone Dry

Bone Dry - 5.5%

Bone Dry

Dudda's Tun

5.5% abv

£3.50 pint

A clean, crisp and full-dry cider made from Katy and Bramley apples - refreshing to the end.

£3.50 pint

Snails Bank - Orchard Dry

Orchard Dry - 5.2%

Orchard Dry

Snails Bank

5.2% abv

£3.50 pint

A more challenging cider for the connoisseur. Again, Dabbinett apples feature highly in the blend along with other traditional bitter sweets such as Harry Masters and Ellis bitters. Not so dry as to be unpleasant, just slightly sweeter to ensure a crisp balanced cider where all the flavors really shine through.

£3.50 pint

Crossman's - Mayfield Traditional

Mayfield Traditional - 6%

Mayfield Traditional

Crossman's

6% abv

£3.50 pint

An award winning traditional cider made with bitter sweet apples such as Michelin, Fredericks, Stoke Red, Yarlington Mill and Dabinetts. These apples give this medium cider a classic traditional taste.

£3.50 pint

 

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