The Brews

Franks’ signature collection are available come rain or shine, we brew our core range all year round. In addition to the stalwarts we have seasonal beers and limited editions. All our beer is made in small batches in our Sussex micro-brewery… and all are Vegan friendly ✌️ #FranksWeAre Brewed With Passion

English Garden, 3.8% - Gloriously Golden Session Beer
Multi award wining session ale with a bright golden colour using 5 specially selected US hops providing citrus and grapefruit with a floral aroma balanced beautifully against the sweet malt base. Low in abv and full of flavour, the perfect session ale.
Gold Award Winner, Standard Bitters and Pale Ales, SIBA South East Independent Beer Awards 2017
Beer of the Festival, Worthing Beer Festival 2013, Arun and Adur CAMRA

Mama Knows Best, 4.1% - Malty Modern Best Bitter Our take on a British classic, Mama is the ultimate modern best bitter. A combination of US and UK hops give mixed berry flavours and a hint of papaya with a dry, earthy pine finish. A great all rounder.

Resurrection Pale, 4.4% - Hoppy Extra Pale Ale American style oatmeal pale full of big hitting tropical hop flavours. Refreshingly bitter, with Amarillo, Galaxy, Centennial and Citra providing a fruity aroma.

Conquistador Stout, 5.2% - Chocolate, Bourbon, Vanilla Stout A rich and intense chocolate stout brewed using the finest organic cacao nibs. We add bourbon vanilla which combined with the oats gives a smooth, sweet stout with a dark chocolate bitterness.

North Shore IPA, 5.5% - Robust New Zealand IPA Using the big hop Rakau, which is often described as The Whole Orchard, this bold beer provides strong and brash fruit flavours alongside a touch of fig and pine.

Optimist Amber, 5.0% – An ongoing project in collaboration with Bagelman of Brighton. Beers aimed at reducing food waste by using left over bagels in the mash. Amber was the first in the project and is a warming, hoppy autumnal brew full of hop flavour and rich malt character. Available once every other month, call for details.

Optimist Pale, 4.0% – Our second collaboration beer with Bagelman . This is a hoppy American style pale ale, crisp refreshing and full of flavour! Available in alternate months to Optimist Amber

Citra IPA, 5.5% - The Old Favourite A single hopped IPA for serious flavour junkies. Big, bouncy, fresh aromas and tangy citrus fruit flavours relentlessly assault the senses. Invigorating, luscious and and zesty, this is sunshine in a glass. Available once a month - get in quick!

Hastings Mosaic Pale, 4.8% - Hoppy Vegan Pale Invented by Hastings Brewery and resurrected by Franklins, this single hopped pale ale showcases this amazing hop. Abundant citrus peach, melon and blueberry flavours come through in this multi award winning beer. Brewed once a month

Franklins Smile, 6.1% – A brand new keg beer, from us to you, to make you happy. A big American IPA full of big big hop flavour and aroma with a pleasingly smooth finish, a very satisfying drink.

Go, Man Go, 4.0% – So popular we sold 2 casks in 6 hours! A tropical fruit beer with beautiful Mango sweetness on the nose and at the front of the palate which gives way to lime and hop bitterness at the end making for a beautifully balanced, fruity delight.

Smoked Chili Porter, 5.0% – Beech smoked malts and chipotle chilies provide a nice warming smokiness balanced with sweetness from the chilies and smooth chocolatey malt. Perfect in front of a roaring fire. Available end of October and throughout November while stocks last.

A Bitter Pils To Swallow, 4.7% - A Craft Pilsner Coming soon.......?

Garden of England, 3.8% - Kentish Green Hop A fresh green hopped version of English Garden using Challenger hops from up the road in Kent. The fresh hops arrived with is the day after being harvested and went straight into the brew! Crisp and refreshing with a smooth bitterness. Cedar, green tea and sweet fruit aromas. Available w/c 25.09.17