Beers 2022

May we present to you the complete list of the 2022 beer festival beers!

BreweryName of BeerType of BeerABVTasting Notes
AldwarkBarbarian GoldAmerican Pale4.1%Fresh golden ale using Mosaic hops giving beer a tropical lift
AldwarkBarbarian GoldAmerican Pale4.1%Fresh golden ale using Mosaic hops giving beer a tropical lift
AldwarkFrankenstein PorterStout4.9%Full-flavoured porter. Strawberries, liquorice, citrus and coffee hints
AldwarkRoanBitter4.1%Light amber ale, sweet, slightly smokey with a light spicy, hoppy finish
Animal XTScarab DDH Rye Dark Rye4.6%Loaded with Rye and Crystal Rye, using Admiral and Columbus hops. Hint of oranges, lemon with black pepper and spice
ArkellsSpring HopperPale4%A juicy pale ale packed full of hop flavour to spring you out of the winter blues. We’ve added hops in every step of the brewing process to maximise the tropical fruity
AshoverFontAmerican hoppy3.8%Chinook hopped session pale
AshoverLittlemoor CitraAmerican hoppy4.1%Citra hopped pale
AshoverCoffin LaneStout5%Rich and chocolatey stout
BattledownFestivalCopper4.8%Copper coloured premium bitter, robust, malty and smooth.
BattledownWest Coast IPAIPA5.2%A gorgeous dose of resin and grapefruit. Clean and crisp, cascade and amarillo hops give aroma of citrus and sweet summer blossoms.
Bespoke Brewing Into the LightBlonde3.5%A blonde pale ale incredible all year round. This ale brings session drinking to life. Light in colour but punches a characterful taste, typical of that darker beer.
Bespoke BrewingMoney for Old RopeStout4.8%An award winning Stout, classic rich dark flavours of malt and grain balancxed well with an abundance of body to match; even the Irish say it tastes like home
BrentwoodLegacyAmber4%Class in a Glass! Amber bitter, slightly sweet with light hoppy finish. Easy drinking at its best.
BroadtownGilded FoolIPA4.7%Our wonderful all British IPA produced with a grist bill of Warminster Malts and the incredible Jester Hop giving a grassy, sweet yet citrus burst of flavour to a wonderfully full bodied light IPA
BroadtownFettlers FinestAmber4.7%Fettlers Finest is a bold, aromatic and beautifully hoppy English style Pale Ale that packs a flavourful punch and is thirst-quenching and delicious in equal measure.
BroadtownWide to GaugeAPA5.2%Our dry-hopped American Pale Ale will both slake your thirst and astound you with its enjoyably complex palate of flavours.
BrunswickRocketGold4.7%A pale IPA style beer, heavily hopped with a multitude of Aussie & US Hops to give pleasant citra and apricot flavours
BrunswickWhite FeatherPale3.6%A classic pale session beer, easy drinking yet full bodied. A sweet start gives way to a dry citrus finish
BrunswickRailway PorterPorter4.3%A classic English black porter, lightly hopped and smooth on the palette with roasted coffee flavours.
Burton BridgeStairway to HeavenPale5%It was originally brewed under license, but Burton Bridge obtained the trademark in 2004 to brew 'Stairway' in it's own right. Although 5% it drinks as easily as a 4.2% so beware. Hops used are Fuggles and Goldings
Dancing DuckDCUKAmerican Hoppy4.3%A great aroma and powerful upfront hoppy bitterness give way to an explosion of citrus and pine flavours. A full on hop attack!
Flying MonkWingmanPale3.7%Wingman is an easy-drinking, ultra refreshing golden ale. We have used motueka hops to provide a citrus character, rounding off a crisp session ale.
Flying MonkHabitAmber4.2%This amber ale – with an earthy bitter flavour – is an accredited premium beer, having been awarded a silver medal by CAMRA in 2018. Habit is smooth and sweet and remains a favourite with our local community.
GoffsBlack KnightRuby5.3%A deep ruby red beer with powerful chocolate malt aromas and a hint of vanilla.  Brewed with Bramling Cross hops for a soft lingering fruity finish.  A classic porter
GoffsWhite KnightPale4.7%A well hopped pale ale using Pilgrim, Fuggles and East Kent Goldings for a gentle bitterness and a dry hoppy finish.  Deceptively drinkable for it’s strength.
GoffsJester 18IPA5%Double dry hopped with cryo citra for an intense grapefruit flavour balanced by pilsen malt for a gentle sweetness on the finish & a light body. Vegan friendly so will be hazy
Hop KettleBlack Ice Black IPA6%Brewed with Fresh Frozen Hops from YCH, this black IPA features Azacca and Simcoe.Spiky citrus fruit, berries and subtle roasted malt flavours and aromas with a pleasant lingering bitterness and suitably dry finish
Hop KettleFarmhouse IPAHazy Saison5.5%A hybrid Saison IPA brewed with a diverse grain bill, hopped with El Dorado & Simcoe and fermented with Saison yeast. Fruity, spicy, dry and refreshing
Hop KettleSimnel CakeSpiced Sour4.7% Brewed with dark crystal malt for a malty dried fruit background, the beer was infused with apricot purée, sultanas, and natural marzipan essence. Sweet almond and rich fruitcake flavours lead into soft apricot notes, with the Philly Sour yeast rounding things off with a gently tart peach and baked apple tang that brings you back for another mouthful
Innformal BreweryAlice in WonderlandMild7.1% Flavours are complex with an aroma of roasted malts and dark fruity notes. Unique batch of special mild brewed to order. Brewed from a 150-year old Victorian mild recipe. 
KettlesmithOutlineAmber3.8%A malt-driven, low-alcohol session ale, with notably restrained bitterness. Explore for hints of chocolate and molasses, balanced out by floral and piney hops.
LittleoverEpiphanyAmerican Hoppy4.1%An addictive premium pale ale rammed full of Citra, Mosaic and Simcoe hops giving a lovely refreshing beer with a smooth clean finish.
LittleoverTajAmerican Hoppy4.6%A very moreish Session India Pale Ale. A refreshing tropical hopped ale with a subtle dry bitter finish.
LittleoverHere Comes the SunAmerican Hoppy3.9%Here comes the sun is the taste of summer. Featuring stone fruit and tropical hops from the US and the UK, this delicate straw-coloured pale ale will delight, no matter what the weather.
Plain AlesInnspirationCopper4%Copper coloured best bitter with blackcurrants and wild berries, herbal bouquet, malty finish.
Rusty GarageMilk StoutStout4.6%Dark full bodied smooth, silky and creamy flavour, slightly bitter.
Rusty GarageOktoberfest AleLight Best Bitter4.9%Cloudy dark amber Ale. Rich and complex toasty malt flavour, with dry finish and moderate bitterness.
Rusty Garage Old AleDark16%Dark reddish old ale. Very complex treacle, smoky port like flavour, moderate bitterness. (Due to the strength of Old Ale we will only be serving this beer in quarter pints)
The Drink ValleyAmerican Pale AleAPA5.2%5.2% American Pale Ale with citrus, orange & tropical fruit hint
The Drink ValleyPineapple Milkshake IPAPineapple IPA4.5%
Juicy, smooth IPA brewed with fresh pineapple juice & Lactose packed with pineapple and tropical fruit flavours and aroma.
Wellbeck AbbeyHennymoorEnglish Bitter3.7%This subtle yet enduring pale ale is created with delicate hops from the south of England to give hints of orange zest and herbal bitterness, carried by lasting caramel sweetness.
Wellbeck AbbeySkylightContinental pale4.4%Our Skylight is the palest of beers, brewed with crisp British-grown lager malt. The continental hops used make this a bright and fresh lager-style beer with light floral and grassy tones
Wellbeck AbbeyRaising the DoughAmerican IPA3.9%Fresh and fragrant hops have been added later in the brew to create light and tropical fruity session pale with all the flavour of an American IPA.
Wellbeck AbbeyRed FeatherAuburn Ale3.9%Our Red Feather is a robust auburn ale. Plenty of crystal malt gives this beer a rich colour and combination of bold walnut and bitter-sweet caramel flavours.
Wellbeck AbbeyMorvenScotch Ale4.8%Morven is a dark and rich Scottish Ale, a revival of this forgotten traditional ale which is low in hop character but full of malted grains to give nutty and slightly smoky character.
XTXT7 Anglo Belgian BruneBrown4.5%Slight Belgian vibe with chocolate malt flavour. Sweet but not too sweet.
Vibish Brewing (Running their own bar not part of our voucher scheme. Cash/card payments only)The Yellow OnePale5.2%Pale Ale, single hop brew with citra. Dry hopped to 13g p/l resulting in a beer packed with tropical citrus flavours
Vibish Brewing
(Running their own bar not part of our voucher scheme. Cash/card payments only)
NZ Kveik PalePale5.2%Pale Ale, single hop brew with motueka using a Kveik yeast strain. Dry hopped to 13g p/l resulting in a light beer with lemon and lime notes.

Please note these are subject to change dependant on availability.