2017 Festival Beers

Beers promised by brewers as at 14/07/17


AdnamsMosaic4.1%Bold hop characteristics, including peach, mango, lemon and pine flavours and aromas.
AdnamsMosaic 24.1%Bold hop characteristics, including peach, mango, lemon and pine flavours and aromas.
Arkell’sMystery Beer??No tasting notes available – please make up your own.
AtomicAtomic Power4.8%A deep ruby coloured ale with a sweet chocolate aroma and taste.
Backyard BrewhouseThe Hoard3.9%A golden bitter.  Refreshingly dry with a balanced biscuity malt flavour.
BallardsMidhurst Mild3.5%Dark mild with smokey, roasted nutty aroma and sweet molasses & dark chocolate flavours.
BellingersV4.2%A premium, amber coloured bitter, made without cask finings. A Natural Ale.
BewdleyWorcestershire Way3.6%A very refreshing session beer with citrus after tones.
BradfieldFarmers Blonde4.0%A very pale brilliant blonde beer with citrus and summer fruit aromas.
BrainsBrains Dark3.5%Crystal, chocolate and brown malts create this smooth treacle coloured beer.
BrakspearBrakspear Special4.3%Golden red in colour with a well balanced aroma and a hint of sweetness.
Bristol Beer FactorySeven4.2%Fantastic amber best bitter with toffee malt flavours.
Hook NortonHooky Gold4.1%Pale, crisp beer, hoppy character, fruity aroma & a pleasant, light taste.
ButcombeRare Breed3.8%A distinctive, refreshing and clean-tasting golden ale.
ByattsCrystal Cookie4.4%A light biscuit malt sweetness leads to grassy hop flavours and a balanced bitter finish.
Castle RockHarvest Pale3.8%A pale beer with exceptional poise. Its distinct hop flavour leads to a crisp finish.
Clouded MindsClout Stout4.5%Aroma of roasted malts, cocoa, dried fruits, figs. Mildly sweet & sour, smoky & bitter finish.
CoorsHancocks3.6%Flows down the throat like honey and gets you steaming in no time.
Cornish ChoughKynance Blonde4.2%A well balanced malt and hop aroma with a crisp palate and stringent roundness of flavour.
Cross BaySunset Blonde4.2%Light, refreshing ale, with a sharp start and a smooth Orange and Lemon rind aftertaste.
CumbriaLoweswater Gold4.3%Golden ale, made with a tropical fruit aroma and flavour.
Dark StarNot Into Yoga4.2%Naturally hazy, tropical pale ale, dry hopped and flavoured with Pineapple and Coconut.
DonningtonBest Bitter3.6%Amber bitter with a slight hop aroma, balance of malt & hops in the mouth, bitter aftertaste.
DonningtonGold4.0%Golden beer with a citrus flavor followed by a rounded malt finish.
Dow BridgeSummer Light3.7%A refreshing, pale-golden beer.
DownlandsMotueka5.0%A single hopped IPA showcasing one of our favourite NZ hops.
DownlandsRoot Thirteen3.6%A crisp modern pale ale, floral zesty aromas, grapefruit and citrus flavours.
East LondonCowcatcher4.8%A refreshing American Pale Ale, generously hopped and full bodied.
ElgoodBeer Goggles‘5.0%A strong blonde ale.
EnvilleGinger4.4%A ginger beer with a flavour which is not overpowering and is very refreshing.
EverardsSingle Hop IPA4.7%A delicate yet complex spicy ale, green tea on the nose with a crisp, dry bitter finish.
FelinfoelDouble Dragon4.2%A deep copper red ale with a tangy red fruit flavour and nutty, toffee overtones.
FlowerpotsFlowerpots Bitter3.8%A top drop.
ForgeLitehouse4.3%A hoppy ale with fruity notes and hints of elderflower. SIBA award winner.
Fuller’sLondon Pride‘4.7%A good malty base with great body and a fruity, satisfying finish.
GalesOlivers Island3.8%A crisp, thirst-quenching beer.
Goff’sSummer Ale4.5%A Bohemian style pale ale, hoppy and complex, with a ‘continental flavour’.
GrainstoreTen Fifty5.0%Mahogany coloured beer, pronounced hop bitterness & aroma with a natural malty sweetness.
Great OrmeWelsh Gold3.6%No tasting notes available – please make up your own.
Greene KingBermuda Joes4.1%Light gold with a fresh pineapple aroma and taste of pineapple and tropical fruits.
Grey TreesDiggers Gold4.0%A modern golden ale — alive with fresh citrus aromas which leave a subtle bitterness.
Grey TreesDrummer Boy4.2%A best bitter, crafted with Crystal malt,Roasted barley, Bramling Cross & Goldings UK hops.
Gun Dog AlesJack Spaniels Blonde3.8%A delicious Blonde Ale with a playful, but obedient character.
HalfpennyMystery Beer??No tasting notes available – please make up your own.
Hall & WoodhouseFursty Ferret4.1%A sweet nutty palate, hoppy aroma and a hint of Seville oranges.
HambletonWhite Boar3.8%A superb light, hoppy session bitter with a full fruity aftertaste.
HanlonsBrewers Blend4.5%Amber in colour and full of toffee flavours.
HarveysBest Bitter4,0%A balanced, moreish beer with a dry aftertaste. Twice Champion Best Bitter of Britain.
HarveysMalt Brown4.8%Rich and biscuity, the lush fullness is offset by a hint of burnt sugars.
Heavy Industry774.9%A big amber IPA with a flavour of dark Seville marmalade & a piney, peppery bitterness.
Holden’sGolden Glow4.0%Golden ale with subtle hop aromas, sweet with a citrus-like bitter finish
Hook NortonOld Hooky4.6%A beautifully balanced beer, fruity by nature, with a well-rounded body.
Hook NortonMane Tail3.7%Crisp and refreshing lychees and a minty green tea taste with a subtle splattering of pineapple.
Hook NortonHarvest Hop3.9%Light and fruity, with a cosmopolitan hop burst, ideal summer refreshment.
Hook NortonHaymaker5.0%A premium pale ale with distinctive fruity taste.
Hook NortonHooky Mild2.8%A dark chestnut coloured ale, full of roast malt flavours and superb dry-hop aromas.
Hook Norton12 Days5.5%A dark brown strong beer, finely balanced, with a strong malt and nutty flavour.
Hook NortonHair of the Dog4.0%A pale citrus ale.
Hook Norton1724.6%A reddish brown, spicy brew.
Hook NortonHooky Bitter3.5%A subtly balanced, golden bitter, hoppy to the nose, malty on the palate.
Hook NortonKaty Lou4.4%A pint-sized, feisty drop, large in character with a citrus hop.
Hop BackSummer Lightening5.0%Straw coloured beer with a terrific finish, hoppy aroma.
HopshackleVespa3.8%Golden ale with gooseberry, lychees, passion fruit aromas.
Hydes AnvilOld Indie3.5%A lovely soft and smooth ebony ale with subtle notes of roasted malt and caramel.
Itchen ValleyPride of the Valley3.8%A hazel coloured session beer with a sweet and malty aroma and a lingering maltiness.
KeltekPhoenix4.5%Strawberries and light citrus come through on this beer with a gentle bitterness.
KingstoneClassic Bitter4.5%A balanced, disctinctively hoppy, dry ale with a floral nose and smooth well-balanced finish.
LanghamHalfway to Heaven3.5%Auburn/chestnut colour, crisp biscuity maltiness, citrus & fruit with a hint of bitterness in the finish.
LeesManchester Pale Ale3.7% A fruity, citrus, hoppy flavour with malty characteristics and a golden colour.
LoddonBamboozle4.8%Clean, crisp with a smack of hops.
Loose CannonAbingdon Bridge4.1%A copper hue belies the floral aroma of this thirst quenching beer.
Marston’sHobgoblin5.2%Ruby beer with a delicious chocolate toffee malt flavour, moderate bitterness and fruity character.
Marston’sHobgoblin Gold4.5%A perfectly balanced golden beer – with a huge hop punch.
Mighty OakMaldon Gold3.8%A blonde thirst-quenching brew, hoppy and fruity, and a winner of many awards.
MoncadaNotting Hill Blonde4.2%Continental style yellow beer, a mix of hops, bitterness and sweetness.
Moorhouse’sStray Dog4.2%Refreshing, clean tasting golden premium ale, with hints of citrus fruit and lychee.
NailsworthAxiom4.3%A hoppy tropical ale featuring experimental Charles Faram Hops and First Gold.
North CotswoldMoreton Mild3.8%A refreshing golden ale; perfect for those warm summer days.
OakhamScarlet Macaw4.4%Tart gooseberry and soft peach on the nose. Gooseberries and fruit to taste.
Old CannonMystery Beer??No tasting notes available – please make up your own.
Olde SwanNPA4.8%Fruity, malty, citrus with a hoppy finish.
OtleyO2 Croeso4.2%Pale, balanced and delicately hopped.
PershoreElder May3.8%Elderflower blond ale.
Purity Brewing CoBunny Hop3.5%Aromas of fresh grass, pine and grapefruit with distinctive apricot and peach notes.
RamsburyRamsbury Gold4.5%A clean well balanced golden ale.
RebellionSlapstick4.2%A well hopped amber ale with a rich malty backbone.
RebellionSlapstick 24.2%A well hopped amber ale with a rich malty backbone.
RedemptionTrinity Light Ale3.0%Seville orange aromas and the initial malt sweetness is dominated by citrus flavours.
Robinson’sDizzy Blonde4.4%Great fun, great company, and often the centre of attention.
RudgateRuby Mild4.4%Champion beer of Britain 2009. Dark, nutty, cherry flavours, ruby red in colour.
SalamanderGolden Salamander4.0%A golden premium ale with a refreshing citrus hop flavour.
SalamanderMud Puppy4.2%A bittersweet copper-coloured bitter with a distinctive hop character.
SambrooksWandle3.8%A golden ale with a spicy, herbaceous aroma and lemony, light spice taste,
Shepherd NeameSpitfire Gold4.1%A well-balanced, light golden ale, brewed to honour the heroes of the Battle of Britain.
Sherfield VillageTBA3.9%Well-rounded beer with a good bitter finish.
ShotoverOxford Prospect3.7%A session bitter designed to be full of hoppy character and flavour.
Six BellsSpikey Blonde4.0%A refreshing beer with a beautiful tasting citrus back ground.
Six BellsNoggin3.8%A golden great tasting session beer.
SlaughterhouseBlack and Tan4.1%Otherwise known as half and half, a well balanced blend of bitter and stout.
St AustellTrelawney3.8%Delicate apricot aroma is followed by peach and toffee on the palate and a toasted bitter finish.
St AustellTribute4.2%Zesty orange and grapefruit flavours are balanced with biscuit malt for this superb Cornish classic.
St GeorgesDragons Blood4.8%Chocolate and crystal malt combined to give a ruby red coloured beer with a hint of chocolate.
Stratford on AvonStratford Gold3.8%Medium Bodied Golden ale with a fine malty flavour with a light hint of citrus fruits.
Stratford on AvonMosaic4.2%Medium bodied blonde beer with a heavy flavour of grapefruit.
SummerskillsTamar Bitter4.3%Golden amber with a herbal hop aroma, toasted malt and fruit flavours and a  classic bitter finish.
TeignworthyStrawberries and Cream4.6%This ale has a smooth and creamy finish – an ideal pint while enjoying the tennis season!!!
Teme ValleyGargayle3.9%Light and golden, brewed using UK cascade hops.
Timothy TaylorLandlord4.3%Strong classic ale with a golden amber colour, a scent of caramel, light fruits & roasted malt hints.
Timothy TaylorKnowle Spring Blonde4.2%Floral & grapefruit aromas, spiced orange taste, aromatic citrus hop flavours to finish.
Tomos WatkinTomos Watkin IPA4.8%Golden, full-bodied with a floral bitter taste & aromas of peaches, mandarins and apricots.
TorrsideMam Tor4.0%An American pale ale.  Refreshing, citrus session ale.
TringSide Pocket for  Toad3.6%Unmistakable citrus and floral notes balanced with a crisp dry finish.
Triple FFFAlton’s Pride3.8%Initially malty then tangerine fruit and resinous hop build to a quenching bitter finish.
TurpinGolden Citrus4.2%Award winning golden ale with a powerful citrus flavour.
TurpinMasquerade5.2%A darker beer with a combination of Polish and American hops.
TwistedGaucho4.6%Ruby bitter, aroma is of soft fruits & coffee, a hint of chocolate & a long finish on the palate.
Two CocksRoundhead4.2%A blend of cascade and first gold hops give this beer its characteristic complex hoppiness.
UleyUley Bitter4.0%A copper coloured beer with hops and fruit in the aroma, and a malty, fruity taste.
Wadworth6X4.1%Mid-brown in colour, malty and fruity on the nose with a balancing hoppy note
WadworthSwordfish5.0% A unique blend of Wadworth beer and Pusser’s Navy Rum.
WarwickshireYer Bard4.3%A rich copper ale, aromas of toffee & fudge malts with raspberry & nuttiness.
Watermill InnCollie Wobbles3.7%A pale gold bitter with a slight citrus taste.
WessexWarrior4.5%No tasting notes available – please make up your own.
White HorseWhite Horse Bitter3.7%This golden bitter balances locally grown Challenger Hops with Yorkshire’s malt.
WickwarSundowner3.8%Artisan ale with a hint of melon and strawberries.
Windsor and EtonCorker4.0%A light coloured ale with lovely floral, soft fruit and citrus aroma.
Wooden HandDab Hand4.5%IPA featuring a honey aroma with a hint of fruit and an elegant and dry finish.
Wye ValleyThe Hopfather3.9%A smooth-bodied ale that’s to die for!
Wye ValleySamba Ale4.4%A refreshing and vibrant beer that’s sure to brighten up even the most British of summers.
XTXT 3 West Coast IPA4.2%Crisp, clean and refreshing with a lasting hoppy bite.
YorkBlonde3.9%Creamy, fruity and incredibly refreshing.
YubbertonYubby3.8%Strong caramel malty notes carry through to a fruity hop character & a pleasant bitter finish.
WestonsOld Rosie7.3%Cloudy, medium-bodied fruity cider, aroma of wild berry-fruits, honey & vintage cider-barrels.
WestonsRosie Pig4.8%Cloudy cider with a fresh apple flavour with hints of citrus and spice.
Cotswold Brewing CoCotswold Lager3.8%Refreshing, crisp & zesty to taste with citrus, floral & pine aromas.