Drinks at the Festival

We have a dazzling deluge of drinks for you this year with the addition of a gin bar to completement the beers, lagers, ciders, prosecco and wine!

Specialist Gin & Prosecco

Our Ginnova Bar brought to you by Innova Solutions, will have an excellent array of specialist gins complete with tonics and garnishes, and experts on hand at the bar to make sure you sample something you'll really enjoy.

And this year there is a ‘War of the Roses’ – Lancashire vs Yorkshire gin – with a prize raffle of a bottle of Defiance and Haworth Gins to be decided at 3pm on Saturday!

Alongside these we'll be showcasing a well-stocked fridge of fizz in the form of prosecco, red and white wine, plus craft lagers Four (4.0%) and Pilsner (5.0%) from Outstanding Brewery. So there's sure to be something to suit everyone's palate at the festival!

Gins, Tonics & Garnishes

Ginnova Your Head Special (Strawberry & Mint) – 1 measure of Deckchair; 1/4 measure of Crème de Menthe Bols; FT Premium Tonic; Fresh Strawberries

Batch Industrial Strength – FT Premium or DD Cranberry – Basil Tonic; Sage & Peach or Lime & Rasberries

Defiance Wild Rose – Fentimens Rose Lemonade; Marraschino Cherries or Fresh Strawberries

Defiance Premium – DD Skinny or Cranberry & Ginger Tonic; Slice of Orange

Haworth Rhubarb – Gasgoines Gratefruit & Orange or FT Premium Tonic; Orange or Ginger

Haworth Deckchair – FT Elderflower or Premium Tonic; Lime or Strawberry

Haworth Lamplighter – FT Premium or Gasgoines Marmalade Tonic; Juniper Berries & Lemon Slice

Dingle Gin – FT Mediterrean or DD Premium; Lemon, Lime, Orange or Gratefruit

Peaky Blinders – FT Aromatic Tonic; Gratefruit

Premium tonics available – FeverTree (FT) Premium, Light, ElderFlower, Mediterrean, Aromatic & Ginger Ale; Double Dutch (DD) Premium, Light, Cranberry/Ginger & Pommegrante/Basil; Gasgcoines Marmalade, Gratefruit/Orange & Pommegranite; Fentimens Rose Lemonade

Cider List  Updated 4th September 2018

Maker
Cider
ABV
   
Tasting Notes
Abrahalls
Thundering Molly
Medium
5.2
 
A well-rounded medium cider. Fresh and fruity with a lovely apple aroma.
Broadoak
Moon Rum & Raisin
Speciality
4
 
A premium cider infused with rum and raisin invoking the flavours of the warm and sunny West lndies. A classy cider and very drinkable.
Lilley's
Mango
Fruit
4
 
A smooth and sophisticated mango cider made with an ample portion of mango juice and Somerset Cider.
Snails Bank
Pig Squeal
Medium
7
 
Named after the sound of pigs when they come across some windfall apples! Full of character, a rich bronze cider that is smooth as it is tasty.
Snails Bank
Rhubarb
Fruit
4
 
A real apple cider infused with tart Rhubarb and blended with vanilla for a smooth session cider.

Beer List  Updated 12th September 2018

Brewery
Beer
ABV
   
Tasting Notes
Ashover
Milk Stout
Stout
6
Beautiful, smooth and rich. Chocolate roasted essences with hints of coffee and caramel. Brewed with the addition of lactose.
Ashover
Poets' Tipple
Bitter
4
Light copper coloured traditional bitter with good malt flavours. Perle hops give a well balanced bitteness.
Beartown
Ginger Bear
Speciality
4.0
The flavours from the malt and hops blend with the added bite from the root ginger to produce a superbly quenching finish.
Beartown
Peach Melbear
Fruit Beer
4.4
This unusual and distinctive beer has a sweet aroma of peaches and elderflower, perfectly balanced by a hoppy bitterness in both the flavour and the finish.
Big Hand
Palewulf
Pale Ale
4.2
A straw coloured pale ale with a soft bitterness that allows the exotic fruitiness to shine in this luscious ale.
Black Iris
Bajan Breakfast
Pale Ale
4
Tropical oatmeal pale.
Black Iris
British Summer
India Pale Ale
4.8
A beautiful session IPA made using Simcoe and Mosaic, this is packed with tropical fruit and fresh grape flavours but balanced out with a good bitterness as well.
Bosun's
Mocha Stout
Stout
4.3
A smooth creamy stout almost black in colour with an off white head. A faint background of coffee and chocolate makes you come back for another. Moderately bittered and gently hopped makes this stout easy drinking.
Box Steam
Indian Summer
India Pale Ale
4.3
A complex and refreshing IPA.
Burton Bridge
Stairway to Heaven
Golden Ale
5
Distinctive hoppy aroma, this is a smooth easy drinking beer but be careful of its strength.
Bushy's
OMG (Old Market Grog)
Bitter
4.2
A full bodied reddish brown beer full of malty character with a smooth mouth feel. A traditional English hop blend gives it a light bitterness followed by a slight spicy/peppery aroma.
Castle Rock
Screech Owl
India Pale Ale
5.5
Brewed to export strength this strong well hopped India Pale Ale has become a firm favourite with followers of the style.
Coach House
Blueberry Classic
Fruit Beer
5
Wonderful pale golden coloured beer with a light hoppy aroma and a distinct blueberry aftertaste. Multiple award-winner with beer competitions and festivals around the country.
Coach House
Strawberry Blonde
Fruit Beer
4.1
A refreshing blonde ale with hints of citrus and grapefruit with lovely backnotes of strawberry.
Daleside
Yorkshire Rascal
Golden Ale
4.2
A crisp golden beer with an orange citrus note.
Deeply Vale
Deeply Best
Best Bitter
4.2
BRAND NEW BEER!
Deeply Vale
Summer Breeze
Golden Ale
3.9
BRAND NEW BEER!
East London
Quadrant
Stout
5.8
Quadrant is a smooth stout with a silky mouthfeel, rich dark fruit flavour and hints of coffee.
East London
Wolf Session Pale
Pale Ale
4.1
Clear golden yellow with an aroma of malt and vanilla, bittersweet taste and finish.
Empire
Rope Trick!
India Pale Ale
5.2
A pale amber double IPA Brewed with cascade and chinook hops.
Exe Valley
Autumn Glory
Ruby Ale
4.5
A well rounded beer with a rich ruby colour.
Eyes
Azacca
Pale Ale
4.5
Another in our single and exciting hop series. Expect strong mango and tropical fruit, with subtler citrus and pine flavours to come through with this new American instant hop classic. This is a refreshing and easy pale that will be getting people back to the bar.
Eyes
Gem State
Wheat Beer
4.4
Pale wheat beer.
Froth Blowers
Bar-King Mad
Bitter
4.2
A single hop citric beer that's full of character
Froth Blowers
Hornswoggle
Golden Ale
5
Hoppy golden ale with a fruity nose and bitter finish.
Great Heck
Citra
Golden Ale
4.5
Golden ale made with only one hop variety. Premium American Citra hops are added in heaping quantities late in the boil and during fermentation to give a clean refreshing beer, which shows off to the maximum the delightful tropical fruit flavours and aroma which make Citra hops famously unique
Great Heck
Comet
Golden Ale
4.5
All US hopped pale golden ale, well rounded with earthy, spicy, grapefruit like flavours and aromas and a lingering bitter finish.
Great Heck
Yakima IPA
India Pale Ale
7.4
West Coast IPA style with unusual sweet caramal and hoppy pine flavours.
Hadrian Border
Portobello Brag
Pale Ale
4
Extra light, crisp and clean, tangy with a gently hop punch. A lure for the unwary!
Hambleton
Hop Smacked
Pale Ale
3.8
A pale gold ale with Admiral hops for bitterness, and Mosaic and Azacca hops for aroma and flavour.
Hanlons
Hanlons IPA
India Pale Ale
4
A light golden IPA. Caramel flavours with tropical fruits and zesty hops.
High House Farm
Ferocious Fred
Porter
4.8
An almost black 'extra' porter, velvet smooth with a pleasing bitter sweet finish, and a thick creamy tan head. Named after the grumpy bull at High House Farm!
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Golden Man
Golden Ale
4.3
A well rounded lighter golden ale with caramel and toffee flavours and a hint of mango.
Ilkley
Crossroads
India Pale Ale
5.4
This beer packs a zesty punch with aromas of orange rind and citrus peel complimenting big floral notes, flavours of resinous pine and mandarins, and a dry, spicy finish. A real nod to the West Coast style.
Lancaster
Black IPA
Black IPA
6.3
Citrus and pine hop notes and watermelon undertones from Falconer's Flight and El Dorado hops.
Lancaster
Hoppy Daze
Blonde Ale
3.8
A beautifully balanced pale ale with a clean hoppy finish.
Lymestone
Ein Stein
Golden Ale
5
A lingering combination of pale Maris Otter malts and choice German hops may make you pause for thought. As you contemplate the gentle biscuit malts, fresh Hersbrucker hops seduce the taste buds educating and enlightening the palate.
Lytham
Viper
Golden Ale
5.6
A light golden beer brewed with light malts to give a smooth rounded ale, packed with aromatic hops to give a bursting floral finish.
Night Jar
Bollywood IPA
India Pale Ale
5
All singing, all dancing classic punchy IPA. Dry hopped with an enormous amount of Simcoe and Citra to deliver pineapple and citrus fruit flavours and an enticing floral aroma.
Night Jar
Cosmonaut
Stout
4.4
Out of this world milk oatmeal Irish Stout! Velvety and smooth.
Peerless
La'al
India Pale Ale
3.5
La'al is an old norse dialect word for small. Although 'small' in strength, this light, easy drinking session IPA still packs a punch. The use of oats maintains the body and the range of hops gives this beer a fresh, fruity bitterness.
Potbelly
Piggin Saint
Golden Ale
4.2
Still brewed using traditional methods, and grain, this beer has been certified gluten free. Pale golden with all the flavour associated with New World hops, giving an almost dry APA flavour.
Potbelly
Potbelly Best
Best Bitter
3.8
Brewed using a mixture of four different malts together with Goldings hops to give a traditional chestnut coloured bitter.
Quirky
2 Islands
Pale Ale
3.8
A New Zealand pale beer that has received superb feedback and recently won awards at festivals. Green Bullet hops provide the spicy bitterness and Rakau Hops the citrus fruit finish.
Quirky
ITA (India Taupe Ale)
Speciality
4.8
A hybrid beer where an IPA meets a brown ale. Classic British malt profile with punchy American Summit Cascade and Amarillo hops combine to produce a beer with multiple flavours on the palate.
Ran Ales
Rum and Raisin Stout
Stout
5
Full bodied stout infused with rum-soaked raisins.
Salamander
Golden Salamander
Golden Ale
4.5
A golden coloured premium ale. Brewed with Challenger and Styrian Goldings hops this beer has an assertive hop bitterness.
Salopian
Darwin's Origin
Bitter
4.3
An eclectic mix of hops from across the world but this blend produces a beer that offers something to everyone. Crisp, tart, fruity and refreshing but also with a juicy malt background.
Salopian
Golden Thread
Golden Ale
5
A triple hopping of English First Gold gives powerful citrussy flavours and vinous aromas, however the malt grist of barley, wheat and lager gives plenty of body and sweetness which balances the assertive bitterness.
Saltaire
Amarillo Gold
Wheat Beer
4.5
Straw coloured clear wheat beer exclusively hopped with American Amarillo Hops with intense citrus fruit flavours.
Sandiways
Chain Breaker
Porter
4.8
A dark porter with coffee notes.
Sandiways
Hop Salvo
Bitter
3.8
A light, hoppy session bitter with citrus flavours. Light and airy with a dry finish.
Sentinel
GB IPA
India Pale Ale
6.5
Spiced marmalade, mild citrus with tropical and earthy notes over caramel malts. Full, sweet and salty flavour with a powerful bitterness.
Sentinel
Zf: Dry-Hopped Zestfest
Pale Ale
4.5
Superbly citrussy and supremely drinkable pale ale, dry-hopped with the classic American trio: Cascade, Chinook and Centennial.
Slaters
Top Totty
Blonde Ale
4
A stunning blonde beer, full bodied with a voluptuous aroma. It has a ripe generous fruitiness with deep and complex hop notes and a rich maltiness.
Titanic
Anchor
Golden Ale
4.1
This impressive russet gold beer has a strong fruity aroma. Bitterness in the initial taste slips gently from the mooring to allow the full impact of the hops to burst through.
Titanic
Chocolate Vanilla Stout
Stout
4.5
Having won many awards over the years for a genuine dry stout, this beer o?ers a sweeter alternative. the sweetness comes from the addition of chocolate and Madagascan Vanilla. it is so rich and opulent that it seems like a pint and a half in one glass!
Titanic
Raspberry Wheat Beer
Wheat Beer
4.7
A delightful fruit wheat beer which is hazy in appearance due to the high percentage of wheat malt in the recipe and has light raspberry aromas and taste. A perfect sunny day beer.
Titanic
White Star
Pale Ale
4.5
A light refreshing distinctively hoppy beer with a freshness that belies its strength, so easy to drink it will fool all but the crustiest of sea dogs.
Tring
Death or Glory
Barley Wine
7.2
Don
Two Roses
Auckland
Pale Ale
4
This is a heady mix of quality New Zealand hops including one of our favourites, Nelson Sauvin, giving citrus notes.
Two Roses
Nailmaker
Porter
4.3
A dark porter. Lots of chocolate on the nose with hints of vanilla from the late addition of vanilla pods.
Upham
Punter
Best Bitter
4
A light amber traditional best bitter that offers a clean, delicious and refreshing bitterness with a balance of maltiness from the finest Maris Otter Pale malt. This is followed by a distinctive dry fruitiness for a satisfying blend of flavours.
White Horse
Black Beauty
Ruby Ale
3.9
Rich ruby in colour, using the best chocolate malt and fine English Fuggle hops to achieve a flavour that leaves the herd behind like a true champion!
White Horse
Colt
Pale Ale
4.5
This kicking, hoppy, punchy pale ale is made withthe finest English malt and great American Cascade, Willamette and Galena hops.
White Horse
Village Idiot
Pale Ale
4.1
A beer well hopped with Challenger and Bramling Cross hops with a base of fine pale malt and wheat gives a light straw coloured beer with a lasting fruity aftertaste.
Wigan Brewhouse
Blue Sky Tea
India Pale Ale
4.2
India pale ale, lightly hopped with Summit and Mount Hood from the USA and infused with award winning Blue Sky Blend Tea, by way of a giant muslin tea bag dunked in the copper at the end of the boil.
Wigan Brewhouse
Gin Pit
Golden Ale
4.3
A saffron coloured ale with a smooth malt balance and floral aroma with a twist; a dry spicy finish from the Juniper berries and other gin botanicals. This makes for a sweet and fruity beer balanced with the natural acidity of the botanicals
York
Centurion's Ghost
Ruby Ale
5.4
Smooth roasted malt palate, and a combination of Challenger, Fuggle and Bramling Cross hops give it a subtle bitterness with autumn fruit flavours that linger on the aftertaste.
York
Yorkshire Terrier
Best Bitter
4.2
Expect a refreshing taste, where fruit and hops dominate the flavour and aroma with a clean, bitter finish.