Here are the beers we have sourced for the 2014 festival.

This list is provisional and all beers are subject to availability. Any last minute changes to the beer list will be detailed on a noticeboard at the festival. Tasting notes are adapted from the latest Good Beer Guide, brewery websites or members' personal experience.

Last updated 20 August 2014

Brewery
Beer
ABV
   
      Tasting Notes
Arbor Ales
Kingswood, Bristol
Hoptical Delusion
Pale Ale
3.8
Clear deep yellow with citrus & pine aroma & grassy, resin, citrus flavour.
Axholme
Luddington, Lincolnshire
Sandtoft Stout
Stout
4.4
Rich & complex stout with robust hops standing up to a comlicated malt grist giving flavours of fruitcake & spices.
Bank Top
Bolton, Lancashire
Dark Mild
Mild
4.0
Full bodied dark mild with a malt & roast aroma, rich mouthfeel & complex taste including roast malt & liquorice.
Bank Top
Bolton, Lancashire
Flat Cap
Bitter
4.0
A pale bitter with a citrus aroma & hoppy citrus finish.
Bank Top
Bolton, Lancashire
Pavillion Pale Ale
Pale Ale
4.5
Pale ale with a big fruity flavour, peppery hoppiness & dry bitter yet fruity finish.
Bank Top
Bolton, Lancashire
Sweeney's
Best Bitter
3.8
Lovely earthy & grassy balance in the nose with some faint mineral notes.
Bluestone
Newport, Pembrokshire
Bedrock Blonde
Blonde Ale
4.0
A straw coloured blonde ale with creamy malt flavours, delicately hopped with Czech & German Hops.
Borough Arms
Crewe, Cheshire
Triple Bleeder
4.3
Bowness Bay
Kendal, Cumbria
Swan Black
Black IPA
4.6
Rich chocolate sweetness combined with subtle citrus & grassy notes.
Brampton
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Best
Best Bitter
4.2
Session bitter brewed using only traditional & classic English malt & hop combinations.
Buntingford
Royston, Hertfordshire
Twitchell
Golden Ale
3.8
Multiple award winner at this year's GBBF, a golden ale with a blend of hops to give a refreshingly balanced fruity aftertaste.
Caphouse
Batley, West Yorkshire
Miners A Pint
Bitter
3.8
A delectably superb tangy bitter. Smooth & balanced by a toffee undertone with a deep dry finish & lingering fruit notes. A real session ale.
Chantry
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Iron & Steel
Bitter
4.0
Chestnut coloured, complex spicy flavours of dark fruits with a clean finish. An easy drinking true Yorkshire session bitter.
Copper Dragon
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Golden Pippin
Golden Ale
3.9
A straw coloured beer with an intense citrus aroma & flavour characteristic of Cascade hops.
Copper Dragon
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Scott's 1816
Bitter
4.1
A full bodied & flavoursome ale with a distinctive hoppy palate & aroma.
Cross Bay
Morecambe, Lancashire
Dusk
Ruby Ale
4.5
Floral & blackcurrant aroma with a sweet toffee, malt, chocolate, caramel & peach palate, leaving a medium bitter aftertaste.
Cross Bay
Morecambe, Lancashire
Halo
Pale Ale
3.6
Starting with a spicy marmalade & orange rind aroma. A smooth & light body follows, transforming on the palate into a refreshing blend of hoppy notes.
Cross Bay
Morecambe, Lancashire
Nightfall
Bitter
3.8
A finely balanced session ale with a smooth body, reasonable bitterness and a spicy & fruity finish.
Cross Bay
Morecambe, Lancashire
Spectrum
Golden Ale
3.9
A golden summer beer with a rich malt body that is perfectly balanced by the hops to give this beer a spicy red berry & black pepper aroma.
Cross Bay
Morecambe, Lancashire
Sunset
Blonde Ale
4.2
Bursts onto the palate with a crisp & refreshing start then smoothly transforms into an orange & lemon rind aftertaste.
Cross Bay
Morecambe, Lancashire
Zenith
India Pale Ale
5.0
Light & refreshing in colour with a distinct tropical aroma. Zesty fruit flavours are followed by a hefty kick from the triple blend of hops.
Firebrand
Altarnun, Cornwall
Graffiti IPA
India Pale Ale
5.0
Smooth malty body & hopped profusely with Cascade & Centennial hops. Loads of fruity hoppy flavour with an easy quaffability.
Gower
Llanrhidian, West Glamorgan
Best Bitter
Best Bitter
4.5
A light amber coloured bitter with flavours of hedgerow fruit & crisp cereal malts with a lingering bitter finish.
Gower
Llanrhidian, West Glamorgan
Brew One
Bitter
3.8
A honey coloured ale with more subtle flavours than Best & pronounced floral aroma.
Gower
Llanrhidian, West Glamorgan
IPA
India Pale Ale
4.8
An American-style IPA with a good citrussy flavour.
Grey Trees
Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan
Caradog
Bitter
3.8
Copper in colour, with a crisp flavour & dry finish. Crafted with Welsh water & passion.
Grey Trees
Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan
Digger's Gold
Golden Ale
4.0
A modern golden ale alive with fresh citrus aromas that leave a subtle bitterness.
Grey Trees
Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan
Drummer Boy
Best Bitter
4.2
A best bitter?made with Crystal malt & roasted barley, Bramling Cross & Goldings UK hops, Welsh water & passion.
Grey Trees
Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan
JPR
Pale Ale
4.7
A traditional British pale ale, well balanced with both a citrus aroma & taste.
Hammerpot
Arundel, West Sussex
Australian Pale Ale
Pale Ale
4.1
A crisp pale ale using a blend of all Australian hops to give a clean, refreshing floral & spice aroma with a little exotic fruit.
Hammerpot
Arundel, West Sussex
Copper Bitter
Bitter
3.7
Pale amber with a floral aroma, grainy body & sweet malty taste.
Hand Drawn Monkey
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hello My Name Is Jephers
Pale Ale
3.8
Jolly Sailor
Riccall, East Yorkshire
Jolly Blonde
Blonde Ale
3.8
Pale yellow in colour with a bitter citrus taste.
Lincoln Green
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Marion
Pale Ale
3.8
Full bodied pale ale packed with citrus hop & a hint of grapefruit.
Little Valley
Cragg Vale, West Yorkshire
Python IPA
India Pale Ale
6.0
Moonstone
Burnley, Lancashire
Pale Blonde
Blonde Ale
3.9
Moorhouse's
Burnley, Lancashire
Blond Witch
Blonde Ale
4.5
This beer is as light as you can get with a lager colour (minus the bubbles). Drinks to the strength of any good White Witch.
Moorhouse's
Burnley, Lancashire
First Cut
Bitter
4.2
Brewed with Maris Otter malt from the first cut of Moorhouse
Moorhouse's
Burnley, Lancashire
Pendle Witches Brew
Strong Ale
5.1
Light golden, award-winning beer with a full malty flavour which is soft & crisp, leading to a sweet, fruity aftertaste & soft citrus nose.
Moorhouse's
Burnley, Lancashire
Premiership
Bitter
3.8
Malty & citric aroma with a sweet malty biscuit flavour & long bitter finish.
Moorhouse's
Burnley, Lancashire
Pride of Pendle
Best Bitter
4.1
An exceptionally fine balance of malt & hops gives this beer a long dry & extremely satisfying finish.
Moorhouse's
Burnley, Lancashire
Pure Witch
Golden Ale
4.0
Golden ale brewed in the purist of ways. Taste of full malt biscuit with ripe peach & pear fruit overtones.
Neath
Neath, West Glamorgan
Hurricane
4.4
Neath
Neath, West Glamorgan
Storm
4.0
Neath
Neath, West Glamorgan
Typhoon
4.2
Norfolk
Fakenham, Norfolk
Moon Gazer Ruby
Ruby Ale
4.0
A ruby-coloured bitter with a rich, spicy, roasted aroma & full, malty body, resulting in a full-bodied mouthfeel.
Prospect
Wigan, Lancashire
Big John
Stout
4.8
A dark stout bursting with a smokey liquorice flavour & satisfying bitter aftertaste.
Prospect
Wigan, Lancashire
Blinding Light
Pale Ale
4.2
Refreshing beer with citrus & spicy notes.
Prospect
Wigan, Lancashire
Golden Prospect
Golden Ale
3.8
A golden session beer packed with hop flavours of citrus & passionfruit with a satisfying bitterness on the palate.
Prospect
Wigan, Lancashire
Silver Tally
Golden Ale
3.7
A clean, pale golden beer with citrus aromas & full hop flavour & a dry bitter finish.
Reedley Hallows
Burnley, Lancashire
Filly Close Blonde
Blonde Ale
3.9
A very well balanced ale. Fruity & bitter with a spicy finish.
Reedley Hallows
Burnley, Lancashire
New Laund Dark
Stout
4.4
A dark stout. Initially sweet with a smoky bitter finish.
Reedley Hallows
Burnley, Lancashire
Nook of Pendle
Strong Ale
5.0
Amber in colour, smooth with a dried fruit & malty aroma. It has a soft mouthfeel leading to a lightly hopped, fruity smooth finish.
Reedley Hallows
Burnley, Lancashire
Pendleside
Golden Ale
4.0
A very light coloured beer, with hints of tropical fruits & spicy aftertaste.
Rudgate
York, North Yorkshire
Lemon Hopsickle
Pale Ale
3.6
Fresh, pale & zesty with lemon on the nose.
Severn Vale
Dursley, Gloucestershire
Dursley Steam Bitter
Golden Ale
4.2
Aroma is toasted, caramel, light to moderate hoppy, citrus, fruity, orange-citrus. Flavour is bittersweet & fruity.
Snaggletooth
Darwen, Lancashire
(TBC)
 
Snaggletooth
Darwen, Lancashire
Deja Brewed I.P.A.
India Pale Ale
4.0
A refreshing ale made with German & American hops to give floral, spicy & citrus flavours. This ale has slight malt with a sweet aftertaste.
Stewarts
Loanhead, Lothian
Edinburgh Gold
Golden Ale
4.8
Refreshing, balanced & full of flavour. This is a captivating gold beer, sophisticated in taste & rich in colour.
Stonehenge
Netheravon, Wiltshire
Five Rings
Bitter
4.5
Deep golden premium bitter brewed with malt from the ancient Great British landscape & added Chinook hops grown on the tribal land in Oregon where the Chinook tribe once lived.
Thwaites
Blackburn, Lancashire
Lancaster Bomber
Bitter
4.4
Award winning full-bodied chestnut coloured ale with an inviting malty aroma & warming aftertaste.
Thwaites
Blackburn, Lancashire
Little Bewdy
Golden Ale
4.2
A fruity hoppy kick.
Thwaites
Blackburn, Lancashire
Naked Runner
Pale Ale
3.8
A thirst quenching pale ale.
Thwaites
Blackburn, Lancashire
Wainwright
Golden Ale
4.1
Named after Alfred Wainwright, the renowned Lakeland author, this is a refreshing golden ale with subtle sweetness & delicate citrus fruity overtones.
Untapped
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Border Bitter
Bitter
3.8
Light malt & plenty of hops giving a strong bitter flavour.
Untapped
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Eclipse
Bitter
4.4
A fantastic all year round dark ale in the best traditional style with a balanced fruity finish.
Untapped
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sundown
Golden Ale
4.0
Goldings & Challenger hops lend a sweet aroma with a hint of spice, followed by a defined dry yet mellow finish.
Untapped
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
U.P.A. (Untapped Pale Ale)
India Pale Ale
4.5
Light straw colour with full citrus & fruit driven flavours. Distinctly hoppy with wonderful aromas from Styrian Goldings hops, the finish is perfectly balanced and satisfying.
Worsthorne
Burnley, Lancashire
Collier's Clog
Pale Ale
5.5
This lightly bittered beer has a good balanced body with a citrus aftertaste.
Worsthorne
Burnley, Lancashire
Gold
Golden Ale
3.6
A lightly bittered beer with a spicy aroma achieved using classic Eastern European hops.
Worsthorne
Burnley, Lancashire
Old Trout
Brown Ale
4.5
A brown ale that's a homage to the peaty, trout-rich waters that abound in the hills around Worsthorne.
Worsthorne
Burnley, Lancashire
Pack Horse
Bitter
3.7
Amber bitter has a subtle earthy bitterness & floral spicy finish achieved using Marynka hops.
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