ABV 5.4% | 2.7 UK Units / Bottle
Bishops Finger Kentish Strong Ale takes its name from the finger-shaped signposts which pointed pilgrims on their way to the tomb of Thomas Becket in Canterbury and was the first strong ale to be brewed by Shepherd Neame after malt rationing was eased in the late 1950s.
A rich, ruby-coloured classic ale, Bishops Finger is one of the UK’s oldest and best-loved bottled beers. It also holds EU Protected Geographical Indication, recognising its unique provenance.
" Fashioned on a firm, fruity foundation of Crystal malt, this rich, ruby-coloured Kent classic belies its burly appearance with a complexity of flavour. Mouth-filling fruit, prunes, plums and dried apricot spiked with palate-prickling pepper, cinnamon and a soft bitter blood-orange finish."
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Orders placed by 12pm Monday to Friday will usually be dispatched the same day, on a Next Day delivery service via courier. Please note, this may be subject to delays during busy periods.
Deliveries can arrive any time up to 6pm (Monday to Friday), and cannot be left in a safe place as they will require a name as proof of delivery, and age verification to confirm the recipient is over 18+
In some cases, deliveries may be split with goods arriving on separate days.
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* Deliveries outside of mainland UK are shipped via DPD at a flat rate as listed below, regardless of order value:
Scottish Highlands - £16 (2-3 days)
Scottish Islands - £18 (3-6 days)
Northern Ireland - £16 (2-3 days)
Isle of Man - £18 (2-3 days)
Isle of Wight - £24 (1-2 days)
Scilly Isles - £20 (2-3 days)
Channel Islands - £20 (2-3 days)
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Unfortunately we are currently unable to ship alcohol outside of the UK.
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