Ilkley has been famous for its pure water since Roman times, when the Olicana settlement was first established here on the banks of the river Wharfe. Parts of the old brewery buildings still stand today, and the shadows of the Olicana trademark can still be seen in some of the town’s pubs. 


Crossroads Ale

West Coast IPA

Big floral notes compliment flavours of pine and mandarin, with a dry, spicy finish. A zesty and vibrant aroma, with stone fruit and citrus peel.

Package: cask, bottle, 500ml.


Mary Jane Ale

Pale Session Ale

Multi-award winning pale ale pcked with AMerican hops. Intensely refrehsing with citrus aroma and balanced bitterness.

Package: keg, bottle, 500ml.


Rombald Ale

American Amber Ale

Complex malt characters of biscuit and honey, finished with a crisp and fruity hop flavour. Depth, body and bite befitting the local giant from which it takes its name.

Package: keg, 500ml, bottle.


Hendrix Ale

Clean and fresh, the American way. Brewed with oats to soften the brazen hoppy edge. Big citrus flavours with background tropical fruitiness and a slight piney bitterness



Hanging stone Ale

Oatmeal Stout

Rich and creamy, with a bitter finish of forest fruits and coffee. A nose of treacle, chocolate and smoke, named after Celtic runes scattered across Ilkley Moor.

Package: cask, 500 ml, bottle.


Lotus Ale

India Pale Ale

A modern IPA. Packed with contemporary hop varieties to keep the flavours fresh and the senses sharp. A new beer for a new day.

Package: keg.


Got got need Ale

You haven't completed the set until you've wrapped your lips around this new fuss-bomb of a beer. All the murk. All the juice. All the flavour you'd expect from this style; it's more about flavour and depth from the hops, as opposed to big-hitting bitterness. Think stone frui

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Pale Ale

New World Pale Ale

Award-winning new world pale ale. Crisp and dry, with a zesty and fresh-cut grass aroma. Powerfully hopped for a floral finish.The Sauvignon Blanc of the beer world. 

Package: cask, bottle, 500ml.


Watermelon Ale

Refreshing, juicy watermelon supported by a biscuity backbone with some grassy undertones.


Alpha beta Ale

Session IPA

Big on flavour, easy on abv. Distinctive American hops character. Body and depth from the rye and the nose and finish are all about grapefruit and lychee. A little beer that's big and bold. 

Package: keg.