Fraoch: – The Original Craft Beer; brewed in Scotland since 2000 B.C. The Brotherhood have been guardians of the ancient Gaelic recipe for “leann fraoich” (heather ale) since 1988 and are proud to be the only brewery still producing this unique style of beer and distributing it world wide. A light amber ale with floral peaty aroma, full malt character, and a spicy herbal finish – This beer allows you to literally pour 4000 years of Scottish history into a glass.
Williams Brothers Brewing Co. started life with the historic brew Fraoch when, 1988, a woman of Gaelic decent came into the Glasgow brewshop Bruce was working in traded the ‘Leanna Fraoch’ recipe for the knowledge of how to brew it.
Since setting up shop in a five barrel brewery in Taynuilt things have snowballed… Now based in Alloa, Williams produce an eclectic range of craft beers using historic recipes, high quality ingredients from all over the shot combined with high tech equipment gives characterful, incredibly tasty, easy drinking beers.