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Beer Festival News

We’ve agreed the glass design with our suppliers, Festival Glass.

Tickets are going very quickly, especially for Friday night (remember, there are only 350 tickets for each night). You can get them from The Greys, The Southover, The Constant Service, The Evening Star and the Craft Beer Co.

Maria has been booking beers, and we now have confirmations for about half of the beers we will have on offer – here are the definites so far:

Pales:
  •  Kent Brewery – Craft Pale 3.9% KENT
  • Siren Craft Brew – Undercurrent 4.5% READING
  • Oakham – Scarlet Macaw 4.4% PETERBOROUGH
  • Tiny Rebel – Full Nelson 4.8% SOUTH WALES
  • Fyne Ales – Jarl 3.8% SCOTLAND
Stronger Pales/IPAs:
  • Magic Rock – Highwire 5.5% HUDDERSFIELD
  • Dark Star – Green Hopped IPA 6% (two casks last year) LOCAL
  • Marble – Lagonda IPA 5% MANCHESTER
  • Dark Star – Revelation 5.7% LOCAL
 Reds:
  • SWB – Rouge 5.8% YORKSHIRE
  • Tiny Rebel – Cwtch 4.6% SOUTH WALES
  • Siren Craft Brew – Liquid Mistress 5.8% READING
 Bitter/Bests/Milds:
  • Kissingate – Black Cherry Mild 4.2% LOCAL
  • Fyne – Highlander 4.8% SCOTLAND
  • Marble – Manchester Bitter 4.2% MANCHESTER
  • Thornbridge – Lord Marples 4% DERBYSHIRE
  • lkley – Joshua Jane 3.7% YORKSHIRE
Stouts:
  • Magic Rock – Dark Arts 6% HUDDERSFIELD
  • Tiny Rebel – Dirty Stop Out 5% SOUTH WALES
  • SWB – Barista 4.8% YORKSHIRE
  • Bristol Beer Factory – Milk Stout 4.5% BRISTOL
Porters:
  • Saltaire – Hazlenut Coffee Porter – 4.6%
  • Oakham – Black Hole 5.5% PETERBOROUGH
  • Red Squirrel – London Porter 5% ESSEX
  • Titanic – Plum Porter 4.9% STOKE ON TRENT
  • Boggart – Mud Brawler 4.4% MANCHESTER
Other/Unusual:
  • Marble – Ginger 4.5% – pale ale with ginger MANCHESTER
  • Ilkley – Siberia 5.9% – saison with rhubarb YORKSHIRE
  • Green Jack – Orange Wheat Beer 4.2% – how it sounds!
  • Fat Cat – Honey Ale 4.3% – again, how it sounds!
  • Marble – Earl Grey IPA 6% – IPA with Earl Grey tea MANCHESTER
  • Kissingate – Toffee Cog 5% – Amber ale with Pomegranate LOCAL

Maria is also also planning a special festival brew with Gary from the Brighton Bier Co – rumour has it that it may involve tequila and lime!

We’ll post an updated list including ciders and perries when more brews are confirmed.