Longwood Brewery – Extra Ale

Longwood Brewery – Extra Ale


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  • Type: Golden Ale
  • Brand: Longwood Brewing Co.
  • Pros:

    Light and sessionable Golden Ale

  • Cons:

    Not a ton of flavour

  • Conclusion:

    Easy drinking Golden Ale ready to travel in its tall can.


Longwood Brewery – Extra Ale Review

With the Longwood Brewery’s new canning capabilities comes the Extra Ale, a golden-amber coloured, Blonde ale from Nanaimo BC. This beer pours with a finger and a half of quickly settling head and smells light and refreshing. A malted barley base runs the flavour profile with minimal hops and sweetness along side. The smell is light and suggests a light and sessionable ale. The flavour is similar to the smell being well malted, a touch of sweetness and minimal hops. This beer may not stand out from a crowd but it would be easy to drink the Extra Ale all day long without a second thought.

Alcohol – 5.0%
Size – 568ml
Price – $3.85 (The Gull Liquor Store)
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Longwood Extra Ale

Bring a little something extra to the table with Extra Ale, Longwood Brewery’s signature session beer. A blonde ale with low malt aroma, this Vancouver Island staple is crafted with Noble Hops, giving it extra flavour. Get ready to amp up your downtime with Longwood Brewery’s Extra Ale.

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