In this festival update we’re concentrating on a few of the cask beers you can look forward to. Everyone likes an award winner and we’re going to have our fair share at Poole Beer Festival…
First up there will be the SIBA’s overall National Cask Champion Beer of 2018; Sirius Dog Star from Wolf Brewery, a smooth fruity red ale with an ABV 4.4%.
Sticking with SIBA 2018 national winners we’ll also have Redwood from Grain Brewery ABV 4.3% (Gold Champion in the Best Bitters & Pale Ales category), Bunny Hope from Purity Brewing ABV 3.5% (Silver Champion in Bitter & Pale ales), Blue Monkeys Guerrilla Chocolate Amaretto ABV 4.9% (Silver Champion in Speciality Mid to Dark beers) and Gold from the Backyard Brewery ABV 4.5% (Bronze in Premium Bitters & Pales ales).
We’re also going to have the full compliment of overall winners from this years CAMRA Champion Beer of Britain awards …
Gold: Siren Craft – Broken Dreams Breakfast Stout, ABV 6.5%
Silver: Green Jack – Ripper Barley Wine, ABV 8.5%
Bronze: Mordue – Workie Ticket Bitter, ABV 4.5%
Feeling thirsty yet ?!! We look forward to seeing you on the 26th / 27th October.
P.S We’ll post the full list of ales, ciders and speciality beers at least a week before the festival so stay tuned!