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Our Old Ale X leads with raisin and chocolate aromas accompanied by flavours of caramel, dried fruit, and sweet malt undertones.


Notre Old Ale X s’ouvre sur des arômes de raisin et de chocolat accompagné de saveurs de caramel, de fruits séchés et de nuances douces de malt.



% aBV – IBU 40



Ruby coloured with tan head


Raisin, caramel, and chocolate


Dried fruit, caramel, sweet malt overtones



Robe rubis avec mousse brune


Raisin, caramel et chocolat


Fruits secs, caramel et douces notes de malt

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Made exclusively with

Manitoban Spring Water

Naturally filtered through the rocky Canadian terrain, Manitoban spring water provides a rich mineral profile and a taste of home.


History of the OlD Ale Style

This style of beer has evolved over time but it originated to complement and distinguish the ‘mild’ ales of England’s pubs in the 1800s.  

Young, freshly brewed ale was sold as “mild” regardless of its strength – once it had matured, and gained the characteristics of an aged beer, it was sold as “old”. In many cases Old Ales were designed to add aged character to younger ales by blending them.



Ce style de bière a évolué au fil du temps, mais il s'est formé afin de se distinguer en tant que complément aux ales «douces» des pubs en Angleterre dans les années 1800. Cette jeune ale fraîchement brassée était vendue comme «douce» indépendamment de sa teneur en alcool - lorsqu'elle mûrissait et acquérait les caractéristiques d'une bière vieillie, elle était vendue comme «vieillie». Dans de nombreux cas, les Old Ales étaient conçues pour ajouter un caractère vieilli à des ales plus jeunes en les mélangeant.


Online reviews from


“Incredible. A new Winnipeg brewery to watch out for.”

5/5 – BrewReview W. 


Definitely going to age this one!”

4.5/5 – Nathan M.

"Fruit, booze, and malty caramel."

4/5 – Chris H.

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“The Old Ale X has a special place in my heart...

five years ago, I brewed the first homebrew batch in honour of the birth of my youngest son Alexander – hence the name Ale X. I've set aside a bottle in my cellar as a gift to him on his 18th birthday, assuming I have the willpower to keep it corked.”



The Perfect Drinking Experience

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stay chill

After refrigerating the bottle, we recommend pouring the beer into a goblet or snifter (ideally) and letting it warm up to 8–10° celsius before drinking.  

Big abv = small serving

Our Old Ale X features an elevated ABV of 10% and is meant to be enjoyed in modest servings of about 10oz (or 30 cL). We personally enjoy it best with friends, family, and food – please enjoy responsibly.  

Food for thought

Pairing this beer with appetizers will allow the flavours to compliment each other and reduce the risk of over-consumption. We personally recommend stinky cheese or rich meat for those who love savoury tastes and figs or creme brûlée for the sweet tooths


Our bottled Old Ale X is available for purchase at the following locations. 

We recommend calling ahead to ensure the location has inventory.




 21 Marion St, Winnipeg
(204) 987-4042

Grant Park Liquor Mart

1120 Grant Ave, Winnipeg
(204) 987-4045


325 Ellice Ave, Winnipeg
(204) 987-4006

Kenaston Crossing Liquor Mart

1650 Kenaston Blvd #8, Winnipeg
(204) 987-4017

Portage & Burnell Liquor Mart

923 Portage Ave, Winnipeg
(204) 987-4025

Quality Inn Beer Store

685 Weatherdon Ave, Winnipeg
(204) 453-8247

River & Osborne Liquor Mart

469 River Ave, Winnipeg
(204) 987-4012


827 Dakota St Unit 5, Winnipeg
(204) 987-4020




805 18th St N, Brandon
(204) 571-5132


Additional Information

Please call our VP, Ben Myers at (204) NONSUCH or send a message to Ben@Nonsuch.Beer for additional information about our beer.