BEER & CIDER
Beer from brewers sourced locally and far afield – unlike other drinks festivals charging high ticket prices to cover small pours and tastings – we prefer to charge little on the door, giving you the choice in what breweries and drinks partners are rewarded with your hard-earned money.
BREWERIES SIGNED UP SO FAR...
LAGUNITAS BREWING CO.
Lagunitas Brewing Company began on a kitchen stove in Northern California in 1993. From actually getting their beer into bottles and on to the streets, Lagunitas always looks to the future. Whether it’s supporting local communities by turning beer into money for the cause, or simply fueling stories and songs with IPA and other fine ales.
MAD SQUIRREL BREWERY
Mad Squirrel is a contemporary independent brewery, based close to London, at the foot of the Chiltern Hills. We are fixated on quality, consistency and delivering maximum enjoyment to drinkers
Jubel was inspired by a ski trip to the Alps where we discovered a dangerously refreshing beer tradition so we sunk our savings into a big brew that flew at a festival and escaped our 9-5s to pioneer a new style of beer.
Having a beer with a friend is great, and we’re interested in what that drinks leads to and whether we can help facilitate that - whether that be entrepreneurial, travel, going to a show, anything. We believe happiness derives from activity.
WEST BERKSHIRE BREWERY
Independently brewing since 1995, West Berkshire Brewery are proud to champion traditional brewing techniques producing a diverse array of beers; both cask, keg, bottle, and can. No matter what WBB beer you choose, you can be sure it’ll be balanced, true to style and delicious.
At FIERCE we make some great, flavour packed beers. We split our range into four categories: Hop Forward, Fruity/Sour, Stouts and Porters, Seasonals and Specials. Each beer is hand crafted in Aberdeen, Scotland where we brew, keg and can everything on-site, using local produce where possible.
MONDO BREWING COMPANY
Spun on an axis of collective experience, we make beer that we want to drink, with our journey just as important as the destination. Founded in 2014, American brewers Todd Matteson and Thomas Palmer brought their night shift musings into the light and Mondo Brewing was born.
We'll be pouring one of our most popular sour beers ever, a re-release of Strawberry and Cucumber Sour. Juicy, tart and refreshing from the seasonal, summer-forward ingredients it's the perfect picnic or BBQ accompaniment for lazing in the sun with friends. We'll be pouring this and selling cans alongside Peckham Pils, Peckham IPA and Peckham Pale.
LOST + FOUND
We aim to make beers that both challenge and excite. To keep experimenting and searching and never stand still.
NEW ZEALAND BEER COLLECTIVE
Exclusive importer and national distributor of New Zealand beer with a varied portfolio of breweries including 8 Wired, Behemoth, Funk Estate, North End, ParrotDog, Nomad and Yeastie Boys.
Hofmeister Helles is now independently owned by a small team of beer enthusiasts and is brewed in the heart of Bavaria by a 4th generation family brewery. Our beer is lagered slower at zero degrees, for a fresh, crisp, award winning Helles lager with an ABV of 5%.
PABST BLUE RIBBON
‘Pabst Blue Ribbon was established in Milwaukee in 1844. This iconic brew has a multi award winning taste, heritage and subversive character. The distinctive 4.6% liquid is brewed with Styrian Hops, selected grains and 2 row pale Malt. Bright in colour with light amber and golden highlights.’
‘Menabrea Birra is brewed at Italy’s oldest brewery in Biella, Piedmont, Italy. Menabrea is crafted from glacial water, at the foot of the Italian Alps. Made by the same family, in the same way, with the same passion and same ingredients for over 5 generations.’
Brewgooder is on a mission to bring clean drinking water to 1 million people. Through the sale of their ‘Clean Water Lager’, 100% of its profits will go towards funding clean water projects in Malawi, Africa. Join the fight today.
We’ll be serving up some new beers from our Ltd Edn range of specials and experimental brews. We'll have Re-wired IPA brewed with Sabro, a new hop varietal, and Spark! our lower ABV table beer. We're very excited to announce that our original railway arch brewery tap room is being transformed into a proper tasting room, offering visitors and locals a place to enjoy one of our brews in a friendly and comfortable community space. Something to watch out for!
BrewBoard is a young independent craft brewer from Cambridge. Although our brewing is rooted to established and traditional techniques, our beers are modern, intuitive and fearless, with a confidence born out of both knowledge and use of the best ingredients nature has to offer.
STONE & WOOD BREWING
Born and raised in Byron Bay ten years ago in 2008, we take a fresh approach to brewing handcrafted beer. It’s a place where people enjoy having a beer when relaxing after catching a wave, catching a band at the pub or just catching up with friends. It’s that sort of place.
SALT BEER FACTORY
SALT is a micro-brewery on a mission to unify heritage and modern brewing. Our homeland, the UNESCO village of Saltaire was built by a super-progressive pioneer of worker’s rights in the 1800s. We adopt the same progressive spirit through our modern brewing styles.
We are The Curious Brewery. Where flavour and passion comes first. We believe in trying to create things that others can’t. Our reason for being is to inspire people to stay curious. To question. To celebrate. To smile more. And to never graduate from the school of life. We decided to make the best tasting beer and cider, using just the best quality ingredients and our skill as England’s leading winemakers.
INNIS & GUNN
Since 2003, we’ve been busy brewing up an ever growing range of flavour packed beers. We make incredible barrel-aged beers, Scotland’s most popular craft lager and some killer IPA’s. We’re here to put a smile on your face, so come by our sampling van Ale Force Gunn and get stuck in!
FRULI STRAWBERRY BEER
Fruli is a high-quality Strawberry Belgian fruit beer, produced at a craft brewery in Melle near Ghent in Belgium. Real strawberry juice, not essence is used which provides the crucial taste difference and texture and makes Fruli a smooth drinking beer with mass channel appeal.
LAINE BREW CO.
Born from the inspirational pub and beer scene of Brighton, Laine Brew Co brews beer imbued with a love of flavour, experimentation and good times. Our beers are unfiltered, unpasteurised and uncompromising – meaning more flavour and more love.
While some of our beer is sent out clean & fresh, most is aged & soured in our barrel store. Workhorse Bordeaux red wine barrels, with resident mixed cultures, provide acidity and funk. Sherry, whisky & white wine barrels offer a wider range of flavours for blending
Heverlee is Belgian born and brewed. Redeveloped in association with the Monks from Park Abbey, Leuven based on recipes dating back to 1129. Heverlee is a creamy pilsner style lager brewed using the world’s most expensive, Saaz, hops.
We are the youngest and only Welsh brewery to win Champion beer of Britain. We are the only brewery to have won gold, silver and bronze in the Champion Beer of Wales competition (in our first year!) and the only brewery to defend a gold the following year.
FREETIME BEER CO.
We are Freetime Beer Co. a micro-brewery in Wales brewing small batches of craft beer available in keg and cask. We brew a broad variety of styles using the finest ingredients and tasty Welsh water.
Timothy Taylor established the brewery in Keighley in 1858, moving to our present site in 1863. The principle of not accepting second best was laid down and remains with us now. Meaning the very finest ingredients are used to brew the best possible beers. All for that taste of Taylor's.
BIG HUG BREWING
We came together with a passion to create the beers that we want to drink but to also be a part of the movement. To help drive craft beer forward and to take great, flavoursome beer to the masses.
Redchurch exceptional beers brewed by our team of modern brewers that are at the forefront of brewing innovation. Our core range of beers includes our award winning Redchurch Lager, The Bethnal Pale, Hoxton Stout, Great Eastern IPA, Shoreditch Blonde and kicking off summer 2019 our apricot pale ale.
Orchard Pig was born out of a shared passion for great food and Old Spots, the original orchard pigs, and an accidental discovery that home-grown apples make the best tasting cider… Bursting with West Country bittersweet cider apples, Orchard Pig ciders are expertly crafted to their own special blend and slowly matured for a great taste with real character.
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We’re a small team with a big ambition: to change the way cider is seen and consumed in the UK. We are obsessed with flavour and quality and our goal is to combine the best ingredients with innovation, style and a pinch of tradition to produce the next generation of British Cider.