Welcome to the Home of the Hop Monster

Characterful beers from Cornwall

Here’s our current bottled beer range, incuding newcomers Mosaic Gold, Proper American Pale Ale and Triton. They’re available at our Redruth shop, Cornwall Specialist Beer (at the brewery) and now online, too.

Regular beers, available now

Hop Monster

Strikingly hoppy, there are excellent flavours in this thirst-quenching session bitter, with a finish of citrus fruit.

Cornish Bronze

A traditional bitter brewed with pale ale, crystal and chocolate malts, featuring top-quality hops.

Merry Maidens Mild

A multi-award-winning mild, most recently winning gold from SIBA South West in 2015. Dark and smooth with an impressive full roast flavour that belies its strength.

Handliner

A thirst-quenching, traditional session beer, with a malty, fruity finish and moderate bitterness.

Angelina

Our most popular beer, a sessionable golden ale hopped with First Gold. It’s a thirst-quenching beer with a pronounced and pleasant hop aroma.

Golden Hinde

Hopped with Brewers Gold to give a lingering, sweetish mouthfeel, Golden Hinde is pleasantly bitter with a clean, sparkling finish.

Pier Porter

A wholesome, full-bodied porter. Heavy Flovent inhaler malt flavour gives way to a wonderful hop character.

Poseidon Extra

A pale gold ale packed with citrus hop and fruity flavours, rounded off by a fresh citrus blast. pronounced citra hop aromas throughout. A SIBA regional gold winner.

TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK

Cornish Cascade

A rich, fruity, golden ale with a bittersweet finish. Packed with American Cascade hops.

Cornish Porter

Dark and smooth with an impressive full roast flavour that belies its strength, plus fruity afternotes.

St Piran's Porter

A traditional full-bodied porter using seven malts. Roasty toasty malt flavours are mixed with an abundance of hops.

Zeus IPA

A full-flavoured golden ale single-hopped with Zeus, giving prominent citrus notes. Full bodied and rounded with hop aromas throughout, there is a dry finish.

Erosion

A memorable strong ale with complex roast malt and hop flavours  and a moreish smack. A warming, dark old ale..

LOW STOCK

Kernow Imperial Stout

With an aroma explosion of roast malt, this full-flavoured, warming dark stout bursts with molasses and malt notes. Roast caramel adds to the dry finish.

TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK

Specials and seasonals, available now

Cornish Xmas

A spicy, amber / red winter warmer, with lovely malt sweetness and dark fruit coming through. Festive cheer in a glass.

Skull Monster

The autumn seasonal returns for dark, chilly evenings. It’s made with Slovenian and French hops for a delicate structure to tempt the palate — light and crisp.

Faeries Gold

Gold with a white head, there are herbal hops and a hint of berry in there. With light biscuit malt in the background, there’s a lovely depth of flavour. Gentle bitterness on the finish.

Triton

Citrus notes and a hint of sweetness in this bright golden brew, with great bitterness that builds on the finish. Hopped with Cascade and Mosaic

Proper American Pale Ale

Well balanced, but with the citrus zing of a proper American pale ale. It’s hopped with Galena, Mosaic, Amarillo and Summit.

Dana

A thirst-quenching session bitter. A strikingly hoppy beer with a finish of citrus fruit on the palate

Frosty

A thirst-quenching seasonal bitter, strikingly hoppy with excellent flavours. There’s a citrus fruit finish.