Shepherd Neame has given its Christmas Vintage Ale a new look for 2002. The Kent brewer has produced a festive gift box featuring Father Christmas, containing two 500ml bottles of Christmas Vintage Ale, together with an engraved stemmed beer glass.
The pack will retail at £4.99, and the traditional single bottle gift box of Christmas Vintage Ale will also be available, retailing at £1.99 in Tesco, Asda, Safeway and Co-op.
The 2002 Christmas Vintage Ale has an abv of 6.1%, and is described as "robust, warming, with intense depth of character".