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Available from the Keg

Adnams Dry Hopped

Brewed with Pilsner malt, this authentic 4.2% ABV lager is dry-hopped with Australian Galaxy hops to add big, fruity flavours. It’s then cold conditioned to produce a full, well-rounded flavour with subtle malty flavours and super-hoppy aromas of tropical fruits, citrus and passionfruit.


Draught Amstel is a fresh tasting, smooth and firm bodied lager with a 4.1% ABV that makes it the perfect lager for any occasion. Over 130 years of brewing experience makes Amstel an exceptional tasting quality lager – And it is still brewed and imported directly from Amsterdam.

Aspall Draught Cyder

Aspall Suffolk is a clear dry cider with an ABV of 5.5%. It is made from 100% freshly pressed English apple juice and free of sugar syrups and concentrates. Created to celebrate 275 years of cyder making by 8th generation brothers Barry and Henry Chevallier Guild.

Birra Moretti

Birra Moretti is the number one, authentic Italian beer, brewed with quality natural ingredients to produce a distinctive fragrant golden beer. It has a warm, sociable, authentic Italian character and is 4.6% ABV.

Coors Light

Coors Light has an ABV of 4.2% and is always light and refreshing with subtle fruit notes of apple and banana. A pleasant bitterness works its way through the beer’s sweetness, giving balance.


Australia’s famous beer. With its clean, crisp and refreshing taste and an ABV of 4%, Foster’s was first brewed in Melbourne, Australia in 1888 and was introduced to the UK in 1985. Enjoyed in over 150 countries, it is the UK’s second biggest standard lager.


With an initial malt and caramel flavour, Guinness at 4.1% ABV finishes with a dry roasted bitterness. The malted barley is roasted giving Guinness it’s dark, rich red colour.


Heineken is a 5% full-bodied premium lager with deep golden colour, a mild bitter taste and a balanced hop aroma leaving a crisp, clean finish for ultimate refreshment.

Kronenbourg 1664

Kronenbourg is a high end premium lager, with a 5% ABV, named after the year the Hatt family, the brewery’s founders, first started commercial brewing. Made with selected malts and an exclusive yeast, this darkish beer with golden highlights has an aromatic hoppiness and a subtle bitterness that comes from a long maturation in the cellars.

San Miguel

San Miguel is a 5% ABV pilsner style full bodied lager uses a unique yeast and more barley than many other beers to deliver a refreshing yet full flavoured taste experience.

Strongbow Cider

Strongbow is the UK’s biggest cider brand and is a refreshing, dry clear cider with a good depth and character and an ABV of 4.5%.

Available from the Cask

The Whalebone offers a selection of locally and nationally brewed Real Ales. The following, along with other guest ales, are an example of those which are regularly available.

Oakham Brewery – Citra

The original UK Citra and a multi-award winner including Champion Golden Ale and Runner Up Overall Best Beer at the Great British Beer Festival in 2014.
A marvelously refreshing light golden beer with grapefruit, lychee and gooseberry aromas leading to a dry, bitter, moreish finish. 4.2% ABV

Adnams Brewery – Broadside

Brewed with Pale Ale and Chocolate malt and First Gold hops, Broadside is a dark ruby red beer rich in fruitcake aromas, almonds and conserved fruit. 4.7% ABV

Adnams Brewery – Mosaic Pale Ale

Made with, you guessed it, Mosaic hops, this pale blonde has bags of personality with bold mango, peach, lemon and pine flavours and a dry hoppy finish. 4.1% ABV

Adnams Brewery – Ghost Ship

A Pale Ale with a good assertive pithy bitterness and a malty backbone. Brewed with Pale Ale, Rye and Cara malts, Citra, and a blend of other American hop varieties are used to create some great citrus flavours. 4.5% ABV

Adnams Brewery – Southwold Bitter

Southwold Bitter is a beautiful copper-coloured beer, late and dry-hopped with Fuggles for a distinctive, lingering hoppiness. A perfect 3.7% ABV.

Humpty Dumpty Brewery – Little Sharpie

All year round golden session bitter. A delicate hop aroma leading to a light clean tasting finish. 3.8% ABV

Awards: 2013 Norwich and Norfolk CAMRA Gold medal – Bitter Category. 2009 Champion Bitter of Britain. Bronze

Fuller’s Brewery – London Pride

London Pride is the award-winning beer for which Fuller’s is most famed. A rich, smooth and wonderfully balanced ale, its distinctive malty base is set off by a well-developed hop character from selected varieties. Treacle toffee aromas lead into zesty grapefruit flavours and caramel notes, before a long, crisp finish. 4.1% ABV

Norfolk Brewhouse – Moon Gazer Pacific Pale

A light golden ale brewed near Fakenham in Norfolk using a Motueka New Zealand hop and Maris Otter malt. Hoppy and aromatic with lime and citrus 3.9% ABV (Gluten Free)

Sharp’s Brewery – Doombar

Sharp’s Doombar is an amber coloured, smooth drinking, creamy beer which finishes with an incisive bite of bitter hops 4.0% ABV

Oakham Brewery – JHB

Oakham Ales’ Jeffrey Hudson Bitter was the first beer brewed by the brewery and has gone on to prove an incredibly popular ale. Packed with flavour and wonderfully complex, JHB is a superbly refreshing light gold beer with citrus notes, a hoppy finish and soft fruit flavours. 3.8% ABV

Lacons Brewery – Legacy

Delightfully moreish, this revivifying blonde ale has an abundantly refreshing citrus aroma. This intensifies into a deliciously deep wave of lemon and lime, ending with a lengthy mellowing bitter finish. 4.4% ABV

Wolf Brewery – Golden Jackal

A hoppy thirst-quenching golden session bitter, with a flowery nose and slightly citrus after-taste. The hop flavour lasts right through to the bottom of the glass. 3.7% ABV

Woodforde’s Brewery – Nelson’s Revenge

A powerful, malty, Amber-coloured beer with great depth of flavour and an appealing hoppy aftertaste. Rich and floral aromas, sweet Norfolk malts and a burst of ‘citrus’ hops embody this mouth-watering premium beer. 4.5% ABV

Woodforde’s Brewery – Reedlighter

A delicious American-style pale ale, dry-hopped and very pale in colour. Reedlighter comes equipped with some bold hop characteristics but without being overpowering on the palate. 4.2% ABV

Woodforde’s Brewery – Wherry

Light but full of flavour, fresh and zesty with crisp floral flavours. A background of sweet malt and a hoppy ‘grapefruit’ bitter finish characterises this champion bitter. 3.8% ABV

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