Beers

We take our influences from US craft and classic European brewing and add our own unique twist to make modern English beers of the highest quality, beers that satisfy both craft enthusiasts and more traditional drinkers. New world hops play their part, but the malt does too, as does the meticulous brewing technique. Today, our ‘Modern English’ style - full flavoured, perfectly balanced and effortlessly drinkable - proves ever popular with drinkers from all walks of life, across the South-West and beyond. If you'd like to find out where you can drink PK beer click here.
  

Have a scroll down the page to see what we are currently brewing and a selection of our favourite brews from the last few years ...

 


Speak Easy

Transatlantic Pale (4.3% ABV)

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Our Transatlantic Pale brings a little British reserve to the somewhat brash US pale ales. Uniting robust malt and epic fruitiness with balanced bitterness and a clean finish, this remarkable beer stimulates the mind and loosens the tongue. In Cervisia Veritas.

Hops: Chinook, Palisade, Citra (All USA)
Malts: Pale, Cara, Munich, Wheat

Gluten Free & Vegan
OG: 1041.5
IBUs: 33

Available in 30L Keg, 9G Cask, 330ml Bottle & 330ml Can


Cut Loose

Happy Pils (4.7% ABV)

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Cut Loose is a classic German pilsner, cold-conditioned for 6 weeks to make it crisp and clean as a whistle, then pepped up with Motueka and Wai-Iti hops from New Zealand. The result is a dry, satisfying lager with invigorating citric fruitiness, made for carefree capers.

Hops: Hersbrucker (GER) Motueka (NZ) Wai-Iti (NZ)
Malts: Pilsner, Vienna, Cara, Torrefied Wheat           

Gluten Free & Vegan

OG: 1044.0
IBUs: 36

Available in 30L Keg & 330ml Can


Green Light

Quarter IPA (1.2% ABV)

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Premium, refreshing, modern - Green Light is a pale ale brewed with seven malts and dry-hopped for a stunning tropical and citrus finish.  An ‘anytime for anyone’ beer, a glass of freedom with all the flavour and no repercussions. Give yourself the Green Light!

Gluten Free and Vege Friendly
Hops: Chinook, Amarillo, Cascade, Azacca
Malts: Munich, Wheat, Oats, Carapils, Rye, Special X, Cara Aromatic

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IBUs: ...

Available in 30L Keg & 330ml Can


LO-FI 

Session Lager (4.0% ABV) 

This crisp, easy going lager delivers maximum refreshment with minimum fuss. Showcasing the time-honoured Saaz hop with two classic malts, its stripped back simplicity and unfussy aeststhetic make for an effortlessly drinkable, crowd-pleasing session beer.

Hops: Saaz, Hersbrucker
Malts: Lager, Cara

Gluten Free & Vegan


Idler

Modern English Ale (3.9% ABV)

A contemporary take on the classic best bitter, using 100% British malts and modern UK hop varieties. The result is an inviting copper coloured ale with rounded malt, relaxed bitterness and mellow, fruity hops. A laid-back pint perfect for idling away the hours in the sunshine.

Malt: Pale, Wheat, Medium Crystal, Chocolate, Munich
Hops: UK Cascade, Jester, First Gold

Gluten Free & Vegan

OG: 1038.0   
IBUs 30   

Available in 9G Cask


PK IPA 

American IPA (6.0% ABV) 

PK IPA is back and it’s definitely banging! This big juicy, hazy American IPA is a prime example of the original craft beer superstar. Hopped to the max with Citra, Azacca and Chinook, PK IPA is coming in heavy with tropical fruit and citrus. Balanced with a hint of spice and robust bitterness you’ll in no doubt you’re drinking a true American classic.

Hops: Azacca, Citra, Chinook, Bravo (All USA)
Malts: Pale, Cara, Wheat

Gluten Free & Vegan
OG: 1057.0
IBUs: 50


Mandarina Kölsch

Ultra Pale Ale (4.4% ABV)

This easy-drinking ultra pale ale has a lager backbone cold-fermented with ale yeast, dry-hopped with Mandarina Bavaria and mandarin zest to give a juicy citrus aroma and a clean, fresh finish … oooh Mandarina.

Malts: Lager, Munich, Torrefied Wheat
Hops: Mandarina Bavaria, Galena, Tettnanger

Gluten Free & Vegan

OG: 1042.0
IBUs: 25


6ixes & 7evens

West Coast Amber (5.0% ABV)

Rich malt, citrus and spice combine in a mixed-up, maxed-out amber. Dazed and infused with a precise muddle of 6 grains and 7 west coast hops, to leave you feeling deliciously topsy-turvy.

Malts: Pale, Château Special B, Cara, Wheat, Rye, Chocolate
Hops: Centennial, Mosaic, Ahtanum, Azacca, Cascade, Chinook, Galena

Vegan

OG: 1049.0
IBUs: 41

 


World Tour || New Zealand

NZ Pale Ale (4.4% ABV)

PK is taking a trip across the world to showcase the finest hops from each region. Starting in New Zealand we will be stopping off in Japan, America, Columbia and Slovenia
before coming back home to the UK. A light and fresh hoppy pale that is a fine example of the PK session craft style.

Hops: Rakau, Taiheke, Wai-Iti
Malts: Lager, Crystal, Munich, Pale, Vienna

Gluten Free & Vegan

OG: 1041
IBUs: ...

 


California Soul

Steam Beer (4.6% ABV) Summer 18 & 19

Clean-finishing yet fulsome Steam beer. Bright copper-coloured with lightly sweet malt, balanced by a firm bitterness from the hops and topped with a botanical wood and herb aroma.

Malt: Pale Ale, Crystal 140, Munich
Hops: Northern Brewer, Crystal, Cascade

Gluten Free & Vegan

OG: 1044.0   
IBUs 38   


Earl Grey Pale

Cold-Infused Pale Ale (3.7% ABV) Spring 2019

This light, delicate ultra pale ale has been cold-infused with Earl Grey tea to bring a bundle of floral and tannic notes. Serve with a slice of lemon to highlight the delicious marriage of beer and bergamot.

Hops: Saaz
Malts: Lager
Adjuncts: Earl Grey Tea


Brainwave 

California Common (4.6% ABV) Summer 2018

This summer Powderkeg Brewery are teaming up with Surfers Against Sewage to bring you ‘Brainwave’, a great tasting, light, fresh summer beer that helps raise money to help end pollution in our oceans. 10p in every pint of Brainwave sold will go directly to the charity to help fund a range of fantastic projects to protect our coastlines.

Malt: Pale Ale, Crystal 140, Munich
Hops: Northern Brewer, Crystal, Cascade

OG: 1044.0   
IBUs 38   


Faram's Fault

Ultra Pale Ale (4.4% ABV) Spring/Summer 17

What do you do when you get sent the wrong hops? Make a new beer! Born out of logistical fuckwittery this ultra pale ended up being the perfect summer sipper. Light and fresh with Wai-Iti and Simcoe bringing so refreshingly fruity intrigue. 

Malts: Lager, Vienna, Cara, Torrefied Wheat
Hops: Hersbrucker, Herkules, Simcoe, Wai-Iti

OG: 1041.5
IBUs: 30.5


4ours & 5ives

English Bitter (4.5% ABV) Spring 17

6s & 7s brought into sessioning territory with a  4.5% ABV - Full-bodied, complex malt character enhanced by Belgian “Chateau Special B” malt and generously hopped with the ‘7 Cs’ from the USA, bringing a bold citrus edge with spicy overtones.

Malts: Pale, Château Special B, Cara, Wheat, Chocolate
Hops: 7C's, Ahtanum, Cascade, Chinook, Galena

OG: 1042.5
IBUs: 34


Mosaic RyePA

Rye Pale (5.0% ABV) Spring 2016

Our eminently drinkable pale ale with a special addition of rye that adds a touch of spice and complexity to the fulsome malt character; it’s then heavily dry-hopped with the stunning Mosaic hop.

Malts: Pale, Cara, Wheat, Rye, Crystal, Torrefied Wheat
Hops: Mosaic, Palisade, Cascade, Chinook, Galena

OG: 1046.0
IBUs: 36


Citra VSOP

Very Special Old Pale (4.3% ABV) Autumn 15

6-month aged Citra pale ale. Beautifully rounded, evenly balanced and very fruity. John reckons this might be the best PK beer ever.

Malts: Pale, Munich, Cara, Torrefied Wheat
Hops: Citra, Galena, Palisade, Chinook, Mosaic, Cascade

OG: 1042.5
IBUs: 31


Summer Kölsch

Kölsch (4.4% ABV) Summer 16

Befitting the style, this ultra pale ale has a lager backbone cold-fermented with ale yeast and only gentle bitterness. Matured for four weeks, We’ve then flavourised it with the renowned Nelson Sauvin hop from NZ to make it even crisper with delicate fruit and white wine notes. Summer drinking has never been so refreshing.

Malts: Lager, Munich, Torrefied Wheat
Hops: Galena, Tettnanger, Nelson Sauvin

OG: 1042.0
IBUs: 25

Check out our handy guides to the hops and malts that bring so much awesome flavour to our beers