Calcutta Now Available
Calcutta Now Available to Order!
A golden beer, brewed with a combination of English, European and American hops whose flavours when coupled with the delicate character imparted by lightly kilned malt, give a taste and aroma to the beer which produces subtle thirst quenching drinkability. Ideal for the excitement of watching England trounce the Scots.
Brief History of the Calcutta Cup
The Calcutta Cup is the trophy presented to the winner of the England versus Scotland rugby union match which takes place during the annual Six Nations Championship – also currently known as the RBS 6 Nations – between England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, France and Italy. The Six Nations Championships date back to 1883 in its original guise as the Home Nations Championships, when it was contested by England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. More recently, trophies have been awarded for a number of individual competitions during the Six Nations including the Millennium Trophy which is awarded to the winner of the game between England and Ireland; the Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy which is awarded to the winner of the game between France and Italy and the Centenary Quaich which is awarded to the winner of the game between Scotland and Ireland. However, the Calcutta Cup pre-dates all of the other Six Nations trophies and indeed the competition itself.
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