Our beer selectors have shared their list of ales for the Loddon Brewery sponsored Reading Rivermead Ale & Cider Festival 2016, and it includes some real award winning beers.
Among them we have beer festival champions, county and regional champions and champion beers of Britain.
You can’t really ask much more than that for your £3 advanced ticket can you!
First on the roll of honour is Ascot Ales Alligator Ale – the Winner ‘Best Golden Ale’ at Woking Beer Festival 2008.
Ballards Wild (4.7%) is also joining us. That was Gold winner in Porter category at South East SIBA Brewing Competition 2008.
We’re delighted that Elusive Brewing a brand new brewery and local to us is joining us – they won our Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival Beer of the Day with their very first beer!
We’ll have Binghams Vanilla Stout – voted the Supreme Champion Beer of Britain 2016 with us.
Lamplight Porter from Longdog will be along for the ride. That was the winner of the Porter category of the London and South East Champion Beer of Britain competition 2014-15.
Alton’s Pride from Triple fff, the CAMRA Supreme Champion Beer of Britain in 2008 will be on site and we’ll also have the Gold winner in the Small Pack category – SIBA (South East) Beer Competition 2016 from West Berks Brewery – Tamesis Extra Stout.
Tickets for the event are on sale now and you can buy them here.