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!

Cider List  Updated 17th May 2019

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 17th May 2019

Our confirmed beers so far are listed below. Make sure you check back for updates and our cider list once it's ready.

Brewery
Beer
ABV
   
Tasting Notes
1648
East Hoathly, East Sussex
Three Threads
Mild
4.3
Deep brown, full bodied mild with a complex flavour of barleys, lightly hopped. combining three different styles of beer in one ale.
Acorn
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Acorn Blonde
Pale Ale
4.0
A beautifully balanced pale ale with a clean, crisp finish.
B&T
Shefford
Fruit Bat
Pale Ale
4.5
A straw coloured beer, malty and fruity, lightly hopped with a taste raspberries.
Black Iris
Basford, Nottinghamshire
Better the Devil You Know
IPA
5.5
Golden Australian IPA, dry-hopped for an intense tropical fruit hit, with lingering bitterness.
Bradfield
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Farmers Blonde
Blonde
4.0
This very pale blonde beer has citrus and summer fruit aromas making it an extremely refreshing ale.
Bradfield
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Farmers Brown Cow
Bitter
4.2
A deep-chestnut-coloured ale with a citrus aftertaste giving way to a long, dry finish.
Bradfield
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Yellow Jersey
Pale Ale
4.2
A typical summer ale, light on the palate with a summer fruit aroma.
Brewsmith
Ramsbottom, Lancashire
Brewsmith APA
Pale Ale
5.0
American pale ale is packed with US hops to give a light amber finish with resinous pine, grapefruit and floral aromas.
Brewsmith
Ramsbottom, Lancashire
Brewsmith Pale
Pale Ale
4.2
A refreshingly bitter and hoppy pale ale with floral hop aroma, a medium body, and a long dry bitter finish.
Bridgehouse
Oxenhope, West Yorkshire
Porter
Porter
5.0
A balanced porter brewed from an old traditional recipe dating back to the 1700s, with a full lingering rich flavour.
Burton Bridge
Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire
Bramble Stout
Stout
5.0
Traditional stout with a strong chocolatey aroma with a hint of fruit, full-bodied, with a smooth bitterness.
Burton Bridge
Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire
Festival Ale
Bitter
5.5
Pale brown with a fruity aroma. Fruity start leading to a fruity finish that ends bitter.
Conwy
Conwy, North Wales
Welsh Pride
Bitter
4.0
Copper-coloured bitter brewed with Challenger and Golding hops for a hoppy flavour.
Cotleigh
Wiveliscombe, Somerset
Styrian Wolf
Golden Ale
4.4
Golden coloured with a complex medley of fruit flavours from the Slovenian hops.
Daleside
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Leg Cutter
Pale Ale
3.8
A light session ale with citrus notes, brewed for the Cricket World Cup 2019.
Dancing Duck
Derby, Derbyshire
Dark Drake
Stout
4.5
Malty, caramel and liquorice flavours combine in a velvety smooth drinking stout with a freshly roasted coffee and toffee finish.
Dancing Duck
Derby, Derbyshire
DCUK
Pale Ale
4.3
A powerful upfront hoppy bitterness gives way to an explosion of citrus and pine flavours.
Elgood's
Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
Mamma Meerkat
Golden Ale
3.7
A pale gold beer which is delicately hopped.
Elland
Elland, West Yorkshire
Stoked
IPA
5.0
A blonde and hoppy IPA, this premium ale uses classic American hops to produce a big flavour and aroma combination.
Firebrick
Blaydon on Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Little Belgium Wit Beer
Wheat Beer
4.2
Belgian style wheat beer.
Goddards
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Ale of Wight
Blonde
3.7
A refreshing blonde ale, with citrus notes and a long lemongrass, grapefruit, scented hop palate from the infusion of Cascade, First Gold and Challenger Hops.
Goddards
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Inspiration
Pale Ale
5.2
Pale, refreshing citrusy ale, zingy and fresh, packed full of hop smells and flavours.
Grafton
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Sir Galahad
Golden Ale
3.9
Part of the 'Knights of the Round Table' series. A golden ale in which the Northdown hops gives a traditional olde English flavour.
Great Heck
Goole, East Yorkshire
Shanker IPA
IPA
5.9
Pale IPA with good bitterness using American Columbus, Chinook, Cascade and Citra for flavour and aroma and dry hopped during fermentation with Columbus, Willamette and Cascade.
Green Jack
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Golden Best
Golden
3.8
A golden pale session ale with a very hoppy aroma.
Green Jack
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Gone Fishing
Best Bitter
5.5
A strong, deep-amber-coloured ale, fruity and malty.
Hanlons
Half Moon Village, Devon
Nice Tackle
Amber Ale
4.5
Brewed with the combination of finest hops used by Hanlons, it is a hugely drinkable tasty beer. Amber in colour with a full toffee flavour.
Heritage
Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire
Masterpiece
Pale Ale
5.6
Classic strong pale ale with spicy, peppery hops and apple fruit on the nose with malty, tart and tangy hops and hop resins and spices in the mouth. The lingering finish has a bitter hop note, balanced by rich biscuity malt and apple fruit.
Hop Studio
Elvington, North Yorkshire
Avenoir
Stout
6.0
A rich and velvety oatmeal stout. Huge chocolate, coffee and oat hit. More subtle in the blackcurrant and cherry flavours from the American and British hops.
Hop Studio
Elvington, North Yorkshire
Mosaic
Pale Ale
4.3
Oatmeal pale ale. A big autumnal pale ale brewed with oats and Mosaic hops. Aromas of pine and berries compliment herbal flavours with a huge chewy mouth feel.
Humpty Dumpty
Reedham, Norfolk
Lemon & Ginger
Speciality
4.0
A crisp pale amber ale, finished with a refreshing ginger and lemon tang.
Ilkley
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Lotus IPA
IPA
5.5
A gold-coloured genuine India pale ale with hoppy, lemon and citrus aromas.
Itchen Valley
Alresford, Hampshire
Pride of the Valley
Bitter
3.8
Session bitter made with noble English hops, with sweetness and a lingering maltiness from Cara Gold and Maris Otter malts.
Kirkby Lonsdale
Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria
Jubilee
Stout
5.5
A powerful stout brewed with a balanced selection of chocolate and black malts along with a hint of roasted barley. Smooth with hints of liquorice.
Little Ox
Witney, Oxfordshire
Roadrunner
Amber Ale
3.9
Amber/red American style ale with a good hoppy finish from a blend of UK and New Zealand hops.
Little Ox
Witney, Oxfordshire
Wipeout
Pale Ale
4.2
A zesty pale gold coloured ale, generously hopped, giving a full bodied, fruity flavour with citrus and tropical notes.
Loch Lomond
Alexandria, Dunbartonshire
Bonnie n' Blonde
Blonde
4.0
Hand crafted using Maris Otter and Caragold malts to give a light, refreshing ale using a blend of whole-flower hops to produce a well rounded citrus flavour.
Loch Lomond
Alexandria, Dunbartonshire
Brave Hop
IPA
6.0
IPA with up front hop bite and lots of sweetness to give balance.
Loose Canon
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Hop Shots Par Deux
Pale Ale
4.0
Copper coloured with grapefruit and pine on the nose. Showcases 'hop shot' - cool or what!
Loose Canon
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Recoil
Pale Ale
4.2
A dry hopped all pilsner malt brew, crisp and straw coloured with a big hit of tropical fruit and citrus flavours.
Lymestone
Stone, Staffordshire
Ein Stein
Golden Ale
5.0
A combination of pale Maris Otter malts and German Hersbrucker hops provide gentle biscuit flavours balanced with hoppiness.
Lymestone
Stone, Staffordshire
Stone Cutter
Golden Ale
3.7
A pale, hoppy, thirst-quenching summer ale brewed with Maris Otter malts and Pilot and Fuggles hops. Initial biscuit and juicy fruit flavours give way to citrus and berry hops, good hop aroma and hoppy aftertaste.
Malt
Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire
Summer Daze
Blonde
4.0
Light, fruity and refreshing ale with a tropical fruit nose. The well balanced hops make this summer ale very easy to drink.
Moorhouse's
Burnley, Lancashire
Scaredy Cat
IPA
4.3
A frighteningly easy-drinking session IPA. Dry hopped with Mosaic and Amarillo to give citrus orange and pineapple flavours, and tropical mango on the nose.
Oakham
Woodston, Cambridgeshire
Bishops Farewell
Golden Ale
4.6
A strong premium beer with fruity hop notes, a grainy background and a dry finish.
Oakham
Woodston, Cambridgeshire
Inferno
Pale Ale
4.0
A light ale with complex fruits across the tongue and a dry, fruity, bitter finish.
Outstanding
Bury, Lancashire
Red
Bitter
4.4
A traditional red bitter with a light malt body and a delicate hop bitterness, a modern take on a classic British ale style.
Peerless
Wirral, Cheshire
Curve Ball
Pale Ale
3.7
This session pale ale is a perennial favourite. Medium bitterness but full of zingy hops. Zesty, citrusy, floral, tropical notes from a blend of five American hops.
Pheonix
Heywood, Lancashire
Midsummer Madness
Golden Ale
4.2
Well balanced straw coloured beer. Balanced full malt flavour and a refreshing finish.
Phipps
Maidwell, Northamptonshire
Becket's Honey Ale
Speciality
4.5
A sweet dark and malty pint with honey the key constituent.
Ran Ales
Fenton, Staffordshire
Copper Flya
Bitter
4.2
A copper-coloured bitter with a dry finish and a complementary caramel aftertaste.
Ran Ales
Fenton, Staffordshire
Honey Chilli Flya
Speciality
5.5
Copper coloured bitter with a dry finish and caramel aftertaste.
Rat
West Yorkshire
White Rat
Pale Ale
4.0
An extra straw coloured ale. Intensely aromatic with a refreshing moreish taste.
Reedley Hallows
Burnley, Lancashire
Nook of Pendle
Amber Ale
5.0
Amber coloured malty ale with a fruity taste and a malty aroma.
Robinson's
Stockport, Cheshire
Trooper
Bitter
4.7
Premium bitter, deep golden in colour, with malt flavours and citric notes from a blend of Bobec, Golding and Cascade hops, with a subtle hint of lemon.
Roosters
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Yankee
Pale Ale
4.2
New-style pale ale with floral and citrus fruit aromas of the Cascade hop against a backdrop of Golden Promise pale malt.
Roosters
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
YPA (Yorkshire Pale Ale)
Pale Ale
4.1
Yorkshire pale ale, a pale, aromatic, summer ale with delicate peachy and berry fruit flavours.
Salopian
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Hop Twister
Bitter
4.5
A golden premium bitter with a fresh palate with soft malt overtones and pronounced citrus flavours.
Salopian
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oracle
Golden Ale
4.0
A crisp, sparklingly sunflower gold ale with a striking hop profile, dry and refreshing with a long citrus aromatic finish.
Settle
Settle, North Yorkshire
Napier NZ Pale
Pale Ale
4.8
Citrus flavoured pale ale brewed exclusively using tropical, juicy New Zealand hops. Crisp and full.
Skinner's
Newham, Cornwall
Cornish Knocker Ale
Golden Ale
4.5
A strong, clean-tasting golden ale, not too sweet with a fresh flowery aroma.
Slater's
Stafford, Staffordshire
Pacifica
Bitter
3.5
A well-rounded bitter with a zesty, marmalade aftertaste.
Slater's
Stafford, Staffordshire
Queen Bee Honey Beer
Golden Ale
4.2
Amber-coloured summery brew made with local honey.
Stockport
Stockport, Cheshire
Ginger Tinge
Speciality
4.2
Clear golden-coloured with floral hops and a full ginger finish.
Stockport
Stockport, Cheshire
Jester
Golden Ale
4.2
Light golden in colour, with citrus flavours from the new hop, Jester.
Stonehenge
Netheravon, Wiltshire
Eye-Opener
Bitter
4.5
A golden, dry and smooth premium bitter with a hint of toffee, which complements the citrusy and spicy flavours.
Stonehenge
Netheravon, Wiltshire
Great Bustard
Bitter
4.0
A fruity and malty ale with a lingering, bitter aftertaste.
Tap Social Movement
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Get Your Hops Off
IPA
5.1
American style IPA with medium bitterness followed by massive hits of peach, passion fruit and mango, both in flavour and aroma. Pale yellow in colour.
Tap Social Movement
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Good Size EH
Pale Ale
4.5
American pale ale with floral fruitiness and piney resinous American variety of hop. Dark golden in colour that starts off with a bitter kick followed by floral, citrus notes and a smooth finish.
Thornbridge
Bakewell, Derbyshire
Brother Rabbit
Golden Ale
4.0
A crisp golden ale with a malty sweetness well-balanced by a good bitter finish.
Thornbridge
Bakewell, Derbyshire
Crackendale
Pale Ale
5.2
Single hopped Citra pale ale with a tropical fruit aroma, giving way to guava and ripe citrus which burst through on the palate with a bitter and sweet balance.
Triple fff
Alton, Hampshire
Rock Lobster
Red Ale
4.5
A red ale with floral and spice aromas and passion fruit, apricot and orange flavours with sweet toffee malt.
Vocation
Cragg Vale, West Yorkshire
Pride & Joy
Pale Ale
5.3
American pale ale pale, crisp, very hoppy and aromatic, with robust hop flavours layered over a balanced malty backbone, with flavours and aromas of mango, citrus, earthy pine, tropical fruit and blueberry.
Weal Ales
Chesterton, Staffordshire
Centwealial Milk Stout
Stout
4.9
A sweet and creamy milk stout, with a rich chocolate taste and a silky smooth finish.
Weal Ales
Chesterton, Staffordshire
Weally Hopper
Pale Ale
4.2
A light and refreshing pale ale with a defining floral and citrus aroma and a dry, bitter finish.
Weetwood
Tarporley, Cheshire
Cheshire Cat
Blonde
4.0
A traditionally brewed, easy-drinking blonde ale with a smooth foretaste and a fruity, hoppy finish.
Weetwood
Tarporley, Cheshire
Revelry
Golden Ale
5.0
Uncomplicated, easy drinking beer, simply brewed with pale malt, a touch of wheat and British hops.
Winkle
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Sir Philip
Bitter
4.2
Amber in colour, this premium bitter has light malty overtone, balanced with the classic pairing of Fuggles and Target hops.
Winkle
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Wibbly Wallaby
Pale Ale
4.4
Full-bodied pale ale with fruity hoppy overtones leading to a dry, slightly biscuity finish.
Wishbone
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Tiller Pin
Pale Ale
4.2
Collaboration brew with The Boat House in Skipton for their 1st Birthday, Hoppy pale with all American hops, Citra, Chinook & Cascade, dry hopped in the fermenter.