The Compasses Public House
The Compasses, Tibbs Hill Road, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, WD5 0LJ

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The Compasses has a wonderful bar selection including real ales, guest beers, lagers, spirits and fine wines, the following are not available everyday, but are regularly 'On Tap'

Cask Conditioned Bitters

Courage Best Bitter Courage Best Bitter
Alcohol by Volume 4.0%
One of the UK's top ten ales, Courage Best is pale in colour, fully balanced with a malty flavour and distinctive hop character


Spitfire Spitfire
Alcohol by Volume 4.5%
Spitfire is Shepherd Neame's biggest-selling cask conditioned ale. First brewed to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Britain in 1990. The beer is named after the legendary Supermarine Spitfire Aircraft


Fullers London Pride Fullers London Pride
Alcohol by Volume 4.1%
Fuller's London Pride, the company’s flagship brand, is a popular mahogany coloured bitter


Adnams Broadside Adnams Broadside
Alcohol by Volume 4.7%
Adnams Broadside commemorates the fierce battle of Sole Bay fought against the Dutch Republic in 1672 off the Southwold coast, just across the green from the brewery


Adnams Ghost Ship Adnams Ghost Ship
Alcohol by Volume 4.5%
Ghost Ship is inspired by one of Adnams’ most haunted pubs in one of the UK’s most haunted villages, the Bell at Walberswick!


Fullers London Pride Abbot Ale
Alcohol by Volume 5.0%
A premium bitter first brewed in the 1950s. The ingredients are pale, crystal and amber malts with First Gold, Challenger and Fuggles hops


Sharps Doom Bar Sharps Doom Bar
Alcohol by Volume 4.0%
Doom Bar is inspired by its namesake, the treacherous sandbank at the mouth of the Camel Estuary near Sharps' home at Rock. Accomplished and precise, Doom Bar is the epitomy of consistency, balance and moreish appeal and is now the UK's no.1 selling cask beer.


Timothy Taylor's Landlord Ale Timothy Taylor's Landlord Ale
Alcohol by Volume 4.3%
Landlord is a classic pale ale that has won more major awards than any other beer, including several times as CAMRA Champion Beer of Britain.



Other Beers, Lagers and Ciders on Tap

John Smiths John Smiths
Alcohol by Volume 3.8%
The cask conditioned John Smith's is popular in Yorkshire and available nationally



Guinness Guinness
Alcohol by Volume 4.1%
Guinness Draught is a popular Irish dry stout that originated in the brewery of Arthur Guinness at St. James's Gate, Dublin and is one of the most successful beer brands worldwide


Guinness Extra Cold Guinness Extra Cold
Alcohol by Volume 4.1%
Guinness Extra Cold is served through a super cooler at 3.5°C (38.3°F)



Becks Vier Becks Vier
Alcohol by Volume 4.0%
Becks Vier is a popular Pale Lager



Carling Carling
Alcohol by Volume 4.0%
Carling, formerly known as Carling Black Label this is the best selling beer in the United Kingdom



Fosters Fosters
Alcohol by Volume 4.0%
An Australian Pale Lager, this is a popular brand brewed under licence in the UK



Fosters Fosters Super Chilled
Alcohol by Volume 4.0%
Foster's Super Chilled, which is normal Fosters served at a colder temperature.



Kronenbourg 1664 Kronenbourg 1664
Alcohol by Volume 5.0%
Kronenbourg 1664 is a pale lager brewed in the UK by Heineken at its Manchester brewery



Stowford Press Cider Stowford Press Cider
Alcohol by Volume 4.5%
'Stowford Press' is Westons Cider's most popular brand, it is a medium dry, clear, sparkling cider, slowly matured to develop a light, bitter sweet cider with a fruity character


Strongbow Extra Cold Cider Strongbow Extra Cold Cider
Alcohol by Volume 4.5%
Strongbow Extra Cold is chilled to a few degrees lower than normal draught Strongbow



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