Keith Brewery launches record-breaking Snake Venom beer

Craft brewer Keith Brewery has launched what is claimed to be the world's strongest fortified beer '“ 67.5 per cent ABV Snake Venom '“ in the UK market.

Snake Venom from Keith Brewery weighs in at 67.5% ABV. Picture: Contributed

The firm is hoping to build on the success Snake Venom has had in export markets such as China. The beer is one of the micro-brewery’s most popular tipples and comes with a letter of authentication from the brewery, advising the purchaser to drink responsibly.

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Under the guidance of master brewer Tony Kotronis, Keith Brewery – launched in 2013 under the Brewmeister name – produces a stable of beers and ales.

Kotronis said: “Snake Venom may be the strongest fortified beer in the world. But it’s meant to be savoured as you would a fine whisky. We are really excited to bring it to the British market.”