Porter is a classic London beer style with a long and colourful history. It originated in the city around 300 years ago and while there are conflicting accounts of the exact origins of Porter, it’s clear the beer has been enjoyed by hard-working Londoners for centuries.
Ching Li Chew did such a great job on the Wu Gang label that we asked her to tackle the Street Porter design too. She came up with this hand drawn cityscape showing the old and new city existing in parallel. If you look closely you can see the three of us outside our railway arch.
Grist: Maris Otter, Brown, Crystal, Chocolate and Black malt, Roasted Barley.
Yeast: US-05 American Ale
Hops: Magnum, Bramling Cross
Drink: Pint as the night draw in.