RESIDENTS are being invited to enjoy a pie and a pint with Alcester's award-winning Purity Brewing Company

Purity is celebrating the seasonal return of its multi award-winning cask beer Saddle Black with a a launch event at its tap room in Great Alne near Alcester, this Saturday November 3 between 11am and 3pm.

Tickets cost £15 and include a pint of the black IPA, along with a Beef & Saddle Black pie with chips from the brewery’s friends at Seven Mile Cookery and Events.

Guests will also take home a can of Saddle Black and a Purity-branded executive stem glass.

Purity’s full range of beers will also be available on the bar at its farm-based tap room, whilst head brewer Flo Vialan will be around to talk about Saddle Black and how he and his team craft all of the brewery’s award-winning beers week in, week out.

Purity MD, Paul Halsey, said: “We love it when Saddle Black is back in cask. Cycling is such a big part of Purity’s culture, from the discovery of our brewery site to our recent Mad Goose Chase social events, so we’re really looking forward to welcoming our Puritans to the launch event and knowing they can enjoy a fresh pint of our wonderful black IPA in pubs, bars and taprooms across the region and beyond.”

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