Rugby CAMRA Beer Festival 2017 Final Beer List







No.



Brewery



Beer



A.B.V.



1



Axholme, Lincolnshire



Waves of Grain



4.0



Light brown Ale with a complex cereal flavour from barley, wheat and rye



2



Atomic, Rugby



Mr Anderson’s Mild



4.8



A dark, sweet mild



3



Back Yard, Walsall



No. 3 Scotch Ale



5.0



Scotch Pale Ale with Big Character. 1074 OG for big mouthfeel. English Kent Goldings in abundance impart a herbal, orange character. First new brew for 2017



4



Big Bog, Liverpool



Hinkypunk



4.1



The ultimate Hop Heads beer with a secret blend of no less than seven different hop varieties. Intense citrus notes and its incredibly pale colour make this a truly unique ale



5



Big Bog, Liverpool



Quagmire



6.0



A strong but easy drinking six percenter! Mid-brown in colour with a medium to high bitterness from the Wye Challenger & Fuggles hops



6



Bosuns, Horbury Bridge



Bermuda Triangle



4.1



A blonde ale, well rounded with lots of fruity notes using Chinook and two other aroma hops



7



Burton Bridge, Burton



Mystery Mild



3.8



A smooth dark mild with a hint of bitterness



8



Charnwood, Loughborough



Sly Rye



4.2



Rye combines with crystal malt to give a lovely red hue. Three fruity hops balance the spicy/nutty malt flavour to give a complex taste and aroma



9



Church End, Ridge Lane



Fallen Angel



5.0



A sharp full flavoured pale bitter. Buckets of American hops give it that citrus, lemony edge. Champion Strong Bitter of Britain 2014



10



Church End, Ridge Lane



St Valentine's Day Masacre



4.5



Special for Valentine’s Day



11



Cornish Crown, Penzance



SPA (Special Pale Ale)



4.8



Pale gold in colour, strong yet easy drinking, with medium to strong bitterness. Made with pale malt. Summit bittering hops with Hallertau Mittelfrüh and Pilgrim aroma hops give a strong citrus finish



12



Dark Star, West Sussex



American IPA



4.7



The yeast strain used for the brewing of this American style pale ale is specially imported from the USA, along with hops. The low colour Maris Otter malt provides a perfect light colour and dryness to complement the crisp taste and full aroma of the hops. SERIOUSLY FULL OF HOPS



13



Dow Bridge, Catthorpe



Fosse



4.8



Well balanced, premium beer with caramel and burnt toffee flavours leading to a hoppy, dry finish



14



Dow Bridge, Catthorpe



Tim's Last Drop



4.5



Ruby Ale hopped with five different varieties named in memory of Tim Dawe, a branch stalwart



15



East London



Foundation



4.2



Foundation is an amber best bitter, with a good balance of maltiness and a refreshingly crisp bitter finish. Flavoured with a blend of English and New Zealand hops



16



Electric Bear, Bath



Inspector Remorse



4.7



Dark, biscuity and chocolatey porter



17



Framework, Leicester



Double Brown Ale



3.9



We've doubled up on both the malt and the hops to create a thoroughly modern take on a classic English beer. The extra ingredients magically combine to produce a rich, aromatic and full-bodied brown bombshell



18



Framework, Leicester



US IPA



5.8



Four classic US hops entwine with a deep malt base to provide the punch required of a US IPA. The result is a modern classic with a fresh grapefruit and bitter lemon melody playing over a moreish malty bassline



19



Grey Trees, Aberaman



Digger’s Gold



4.0



Grey Trees’ modern CAMRA award-winning golden ale.  Alive with fresh citrus aromas which leave a subtle bitterness. Crafted with Marris Otter pale malt, US hops, Welsh water and Grey Trees’ passion



20



Harvey's, Sussex



Sussex XX Mild



3.0



A dark copper-brown colour. Roast malt dominates the aroma and palate leading to a sweet, caramel finish



21



Horncastle, Lincolnshire



Virgils Journey



4.8



Golden IPA. Gorgeous grapefruity taste and hoppy aroma. Refreshing and zesty



22



Kendrick's, Willey



Boudicea



4.2



Crisp golden in colour with a hoppy nose and a hint of bitterness at the finish



23



Kendrick's, Willey



Harlot



5.0



A heavy weight Amber Ale, full of hoppy aroma which leads to a strong malty finish



24



Liverpool Organic



24 Carat Gold



4.2



Aroma: Slightly sweet and fruity with grassy hop. Taste: Generously hopped with a bitterness that builds steadily towards a lingering finish with spicy orange notes



25



Liverpool Organic



Imperial Russian Stout



7.4



Aroma: Slightly fruity hops with burnt blackcurrants, liquorice and a slight hint of black treacle Taste: Rich, strong, hoppy bitterness with a full bodied sweetness and bitter coffee finish with a little fruity malt on the aftertaste



26



Mad Dog, Penperlleni



Third Eye Blind



3.8



Aroma: Slightly fruity hops with burnt blackcurrants, liquorice and a slight hint of black treacle Taste: Rich, strong, hoppy bitterness with a full bodied sweetness and bitter coffee finish with a little fruity malt on the aftertaste



27



Market Harborough



SuperHop Falconers Flight



4.1



A version of Hoppy Pale dry hopped with a blend of American hops (including Citra, Simcoe and Sorachi Ace) resulting in a huge citrus tropical hop bomb of a beer with loads of aroma and flavour



28



Mordue, Tyne & Wear



The Fifth Panda



5.7



Double dry hopped fifth anniversary IPA



29



Pheasantry, East Markham



Magnipheasant 7



4.0



Amber bitter, full bodied and well hopped, with citrus to the nose and taste



30



Purple Moose, Porthmadog



Glaslyn



4.2



A golden coloured fruity best bitter with a well-balanced hoppy finish from


the Hallertau hops



31



Salopian, Hadnall



Shropshire Gold



3.8



Golden, with a floral aroma and a full hoppy flavour that is balanced by a crisp dry maltiness and a rich finish



32



Tiny Rebel, Newport



Cwtch



4.6



Citrus and tropical fruit dominate the taste with caramel malts that balance the moderate bitterness. Drinkability and balance makes this beer. Champion Beer of Britain 2015



33



Très Bien, Mkt Harborough



Parakeet



5.1



Strong and pale with Summit and Admiral Hops. Grapefruit, orange and pine notes