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Knots of May

This refreshing beer is both soft and full, with a light nutty flavour and delicate green herbaceous notes.

A Mild made for a fresh May day.

ALC 3.0% VOL
Available May
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FLORAL, MALT
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BITTER SWEET BALANCE, FULL-BODIED, MALT 3
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Sweet

ARTWORK

The artists impression of the fairie like 'Knots of May' dancing amongst the South Downs, inspired by the local Morris side of who it is named after. Created by local Lewes artist, Malcolm Trollope-Davis.

ORIGIN

First brewed to celebrate the popular local Morris Side who may be found dancing at local hostelries between May to October. Its release coincides with the May Day celebrations each year.

ABOUT

A low abv light mild with a colour slightly darker than a traditional bitter.

IN THE SHOP

Knots of May is available throughout the year in our Brewery Shop in 275ml and 500ml bottles.
Knots of May 275ml
Knots of May 500ml
Copperwheat 275ml

Food Pairing

Knots of May and Florentines

Knots of May food pairings: French onion soup, Moussaka, Florentine

Nuttiness and caramel are the main flavours of this beer so food that has those flavour characteristics will be complemented by the beer.

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FIND HARVEY'S BEERS NEAR YOU

Our 45 pubs are spread over South East England, with three establishments in London (in Borough, Clapham, and Wandsworth).

You can, of course, find a pint of Harvey's in many other pubs and venues in the area.

Harvey's pub finder is populated with Harvey's pubs and verified stockists. We recommend contacting establishments directly prior to visiting to make sure your favourite beer is ready and available.

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Covid-19 Notice

As a result of the ongoing Coronavirus (Covid 19) pandemic we are operating with a scaled back team at Harvey's.
Our team is slowly being brought back to work, with their safety our highest priority.
We continue to brew as we have done throughout the pandemic; reproducing and preserving our unique yeast strain, at our safest maximum capacity to get our beer ready to sustain the resumption of trading.

Trade Orders
Please place orders over the phone via 01273 840509. Payment processes have changed, please bear with us whilst we run these through with you.
Harvey's pubs should continue to use the SwiftCloud ordering system available to them.

Shop Online
Head to our online shop to order a range of our beers and merchandise.
Select Click and Collect, Local, or UK mainland delivery.
If you have any questions about orders please email shop@harveys.org.uk.

Pop-Up Shop
The Brewery Shop is closed until further notice.
In lieu of this, we have opened a pop-up shop at our Harvey's Brewery Depot site:

Find us:
Harvey's Brewery Depot and Collections, Daveys Lane, Lewes. BN72BQ.
Opening Hours: Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm

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This site accepts card payments only.

Pubs
To find out when your local Harvey's pub is opening please contact them directly.
Their details can be found here: https://www.harveys.org.uk/pub-finder

Please keep safe, and continue to do your part by following Government guidelines.

Our sincerest thanks to all of you once again for your support.