Althea is a 4.8% modern American Pale Ale. Unlike many pales, Althea is low on bitterness, yet massively hoppy on the aroma. Named after one of our head brewer’s favourite Grateful Dead songs; Althea is a beer that can be enjoyed by the pint or by the glass!


Buy Now

Buy now in our shop. Available in draught from all Galway Bay Brewery bars. Also available in cans and bottles from selected off licences and supermarkets.

Technical Details

Speciality Malts: Golden Promise, Vienna, Melanoidin
Hops: Citra, Amarillo, Simcoe
Bitterness: 48 IBUs

Food pairings

Aroma: Tropical fruits, such as peach, mango, and papaya. Flavour: Rich but restrained malty graininess, overshadowed by fruity hop flavours. Food pairings: Chicken, lamb, and other light meats.

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