The Brewery Tap

The Talbot Taphouse: Amber Ales Brewery Tap

Our Brewery Tap is The Talbot Taphouse, a traditional Victorian alehouse in Ripley, a short walk up the hill from the brewery at:
1 Butterley Hill, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3LT.

23rd-25th May: Farmhouse Ales weekend
This weekend's showcase features a number of drinks based on Belgian styles and those you would find in production in British farmhouses
  • Saison Amber Ales 6.0 Belgian-style saison with orange peel and spicy coriander in the boil. Fermented with a Belgian yeast. Draught Cask
  • 3 Mons Saint Silvestre 8.5 French Biere De garde - strong, light copper colour with low hopping level 750ml bottle
  • Saison Dupont 6.5 the gold standard for saison - a slightly cloudy yellow-colored ale with high carbonation, fruity and spicy aromas 330ml bottle
  • De Konnink De Konnink 5.0 Red/pale Belgian ale served in a bolleke. That's the name of the glass… Draught Keg
  • Civilisation Amber Ales 3.9 Cloudy, fresh UK style farmhouse session ale. Beer = Farming = Civilisation! Draught from cask
  • Weston Old Rosie 7.3 Golden, medium-bodied fruity cider Draught
  • Gwatkin Silly Ewe 4.5 Dry and crisp very light brown Herefordshire cider Draught
  • Sandford Shaky Bridge 6.0 This Devon cider is a rich, sweet drop Draught
  • Sheppey’s Farmhouse 6.0 Medium Somerset scrumpy cider Draught
  • Orchard Pig Explorer 4.5 Medium-sweet cider from this Glasonbury-based traditional maker Draught

June is Craft Keg Month at The Talbot Taphouse
After a successful experiment with unfiltered keg version of Dambuster, we will be featuring craft keg ales from a number of sources throughout June. Includes (tbc) Amber Ales, Purity, Thornbridge, Oakham and more.

21st-22nd June - BBQ weekend, during the afternoons

18th-19th July AMBERFEST, the beer festival in a brewery
Featuring new, experimental and unusual beers from Amber Ales. See for details

Regular Opening hours:

Monday - Thursday: 5pm - 11pm
Friday: 3pm - 11.30pm
Saturday: 2pm - 11.30pm
Sunday: 2pm - 11pm

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