Taste: Smooth, rich, fruity
Style: Golden Ale
ABV: Cask 4.6% / Bottle 5.0%
Hops: Cascade, Challenger
A golden, premium beer with a smooth, malty background, rich and fruity hop flavours and a refreshing finish.
First brewed in 1996 in honour of William John “Bishop Bill” Westwood on his retirement as Bishop of Peterborough. Bishops Farewell pioneered the use of the USA sourced Cascade hop – the variety that launched the craft beer revolution.
Food Match: Chicken dishes – from roasts to Southern Fried.
2017 - Bronze - Champion Beer of East Anglia, Golden Ales
2015 - Silver - International Beer Challenge
2014 - Silver - SIBA East, Premium Bitters
2013 - Gold - International Beer Challenge
2013 - Silver - SIBA East, Premium Bitters
2013 - Silver - SIBA National, Premium Bitters
2012 - Gold - International Beer Challenge
2012 - Silver - SIBA East, Overall
2011 - Silver - International Brewing Awards, Class 3 Cask Ale
2002 - Gold - SIBA East, Premium Bitters