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Beer List

Here is this year's beer list. Please note that this list is provisional, as there may be last-minute changes outside our control.

Brewer Beer ABV Description
Bad Seed Clover Club 4.2% A Raspberry, Rose Petal & Hibiscus pale ale based on a tweaked Cloverclub cocktail recipe.
Jester Pale 4.5% Part of their single hop series. Jester is an English hop with a New World punch.
Battledown Saison 4.0% A rich full flavoured blonde Belgian style 'Farmhouse Ale'. .
Black 7.2% A dark, complex, full-bodied Imperial Stout.
Bespoke Golden Rule 4.0% A light golden session ale with a subtly refreshing and fruity finish provided by the blend of British malts and hops.
Over a Barrel 5.0% A strong rich forest ale, richly coloured fruity strong ale with generous peppery finish of goldings hops.
Big smoke Solaris 3.8% A light bodied pale ale with plenty of hop kick.
Underworld Milk Stout 5.0% Brewed with milk sugar, raw cacao nibs, espresso beans & vanilla pods for a smooth, sweet & complex stout.
Black Iris Bajan Breakfast 4.0% An Oatmeal Pale Ale with masses of American hops.
Bleeding Heart 4.5% A hoppy red beer with a dry finish from the rye malt.
Brewsmith Bitter 3.9% A pale session bitter. Moderate bitterness, pronounced floral/citrus hop aromas.
Galaxy 3.9% A refreshing ultra-pale ale loaded with fruity Galaxy, Calypso and Willamette Hops.
Brightside The Mancunian 4.5% Here's a blast from the past; a tasty blonde ale brewed with 4 sought after American hop varieties including the ever popular Columbus and Citra. They've tinkered with it a little so that it's a bit weightier and hoppier for the cooling of the season. Enjoy!.
Manchester Skyline 4.6% A full bodied Golden Ale with a greater depth of colour and not as dry as most. Lager malt, wheat and four speciality malts give a complex malt profile, to balance a generous helping of Chinook, Summit, Cascade & Dr Rudi hops.
Corinium Plautus 4.5% Fruity pale ale bursting with UK Jester hop that befits a highly esteemed Roman comedy playwright...punchy!.
Ale Caesar III 5.0% Well hopped and fruity India Pale Ale ...awesome! .
Cotswold Lion Shepherd's Delight 3.6% One of those lovely light ales, crisp and full of citrusy flavours. A perfect Summer Session Beer! Great on its own, but goes well with seafood, any pasta dish with a cheesy sauce and excellent with a curry!.
Best in Show 4.2% One for your Granddad! A Traditional Best Bitter that makes you proud to be British. A walk along an English hedgerow in Autumn. Plenty of blackberry fruit with a hint of honey. Goes great with a Ploughman's!.
Cronx Kotchin 3.9% London slang, to chill out, relax,enjoy doing nothing in particular. A hoppy blonde ale brewed with Cascade hops.
Nektar 4.5% A pale ale brewed using Marynka hops from Poland.
Dark Star Hylder Blonde 4.2% A delicate and lightly hopped beer with the fresh fruitiness of South Down's elderflowers which are added after the boil to preserve their delicate aroma. .
Espresso 4.2% Our Beer of the Festival 2016. A black beer brewed with roasted barley malt and challenger hops. Then freshly ground Arabica coffee beans, blended especially for Dark Star, are added to the copper for a few minutes after the boil to provide a rich and complementary coffee aroma. NOT EVERYONE'S CUP OF TEA.
Dent Aviator Bitter 4.0% A well balanced best bitter brewed with Northdown hops.
Kamikaze 5.0% A strong hoppy golden ale, a nutty aftertaste with a sweet finish.
Donnington BB 3.6% A pleasant amber bitter with a slight hop aroma, a good balance of malt and hops in the mouth and a bitter aftertaste.
Cotswold Gold 4.0% Our latest permanent, award-winning beer has a golden colour with a citrus flavor followed by a rounded malt finish.
Downlands Root 13 3.6% A crisp modern pale ale that layers floral zesty aromas over grapefruit and citrus flavours.
Bramber 4.5% An American amber ale with floral, tropical and grapefruit aromas.
Fallen Just the Ticket 4.0% Hoppy and pale, brewed with NZ and US hops to make a refreshing light beer.
Grapevine 5.4% Big tropical and citrus fruit flavours and aromas develop into a lasting bitterness that brings you back for more.
First chop Jam 4.0% Not a fruit beer, a beer with fruit! A pale amber beer dry hopped with Citra and added mangoes.
Red 4.6% A rich, spicy red ale dry hopped with Columbus to give big hop flavours and a pleasant lingering bitterness.
Force Chasing Leather 4.0% An aromatic pale ale which is packed with the grapefruity smack of the Chinook hop.
Thunderball 5.0% A robust and stormy stout enriched with Chocolate Malt. Deep, roasty flavours are met with a gentle smoothness from the aroma of the Phoenix hop.
Gloucester Kiss My Grist 2.6% A light, refreshing and drinkable table beer, with fruity peach and blueberry aromas.
APA 6.4% A full-bodied and bitter pale ale, with aromas of resinous grapefruit and mango.
Goff's Cheltenham Gold 4.5% American hopped IPA.
Black Knight 5.3% A very dark ruby red tinted beer with powerful chocolate malt aromas and a hint of vanilla. Very smooth, very rich dry malt flavours with a subtle hoppiness.
Hillside Over the Hill 3.5% A full bodied, single-hop, malty dark mild, with our Bramling Cross hop complementing a cocoa & roasted malt character.
Legend of Hillside 4.7% A superbly, traditional English IPA with a subtle honey flavour balanced with earthy, spicy and orange hop flavours.
Holt's Mild 3.9% A smooth drinking traditional mild brewed with black & crystal malts & English cone hops.
Bitter 5.0% The beer that made them famous, pours deep amber with a creamy head.
North Cotswold Moreton Mild 3.8% A rich, smooth dark mild with a nutty palate.
Hung Drawn 'n' Portered 5.0% Strong, dark treacle coloured Porter with English hops for a slightly malty finish. An ale that harks back to 18th century London.
Prescott Hill Climb 3.8% A wonderfully fruity and refreshing IPA. Cascade and Bobeck hops are combined with Maris otter pale malt and Torrified wheat to create our awarding winning session ale.
Super 6 No 4 Mosaic 4.5% An exceptional light and fresh single hop IPA showcasing a burst of flavours including blueberry, bubble gum and an array of fresh citrus notes.
Grand Prix 5.2% Pale, crystal, roasted and chocolate malts are combined expertly with Fuggles, Northdown and Goldings hops to create a rich and smooth strong ale.
Purple Moose Ysgawen 4.0% A refreshing pale ale brewed using Casade hops with the added indulgence of elderflower.
Dark side of the Moose 4.6% A delicious dark ale with a deep malt flavour from roasted barley and a fruity bitterness from Bramling Cross hops.
Rammy Craft Baker Street Stout 4.2% Smooth easy drinking brown stout.
Chocolate Porter 4.2% Rich porter with a dry bitter cocoa aftertaste.
Salopian Lemon Dream 4.5% A shimmering golden ale that is brewed using organic lemons which adds beautifully subtle zesty aromas and a citrus filled fruity finish.
Disintegration 5.1% A charismatic pale strong beer, that belies its gravity, exceedingly clean, with an aching kiss of earthy pine, tropical fruit, and stone fruit notes.
Silver Street Session Ale 3.9% Not your run on the mill session ale, this amber ale session offers a complex hop bill with loads of delightful aroma.
Red IPA 5.5% This best-of-both-worlds IPA combines biscuity flavours with floral hops for an intense maltiness.
Squawk Oat Pale Ale 4.5% New Zealand hopped IPA.
Sorachi Stout 7.1% A rich stout, heavily hopped with Sorachi Ace hops.
Stanway Broadway Artists 3.9% A Summer Ale with a zesty tang.
Stanney Bitter 4.5% A light refreshing beer with huge hops in the aroma, a bitter taste and a long hoppy bitter finish.
Stockport Cascade 4.0% Very light in colour, gently hopped with English cascade which gives a slight citrusy flavour.
Stock Porter 4.0% Deep red in colour with a slight coffee roast smell. Flavour is rich with a chocolate and liquorice essence.
Stratford Stratford Gold 3.8% Medium Bodied Golden ale with a fine malty flavour with a light hint of citrus fruits.
Mosaic 4.2% Very hoppy with big grapefruit hits.
Stroud Tom Long 3.8% Amber session beer with spicy citrus aroma. Good body for low ABV.
Hop Drop 4.5% A tropical fruit explosion from three generous post boil additions of Organic Citra and El Dorado hops to maximise the juicy aroma.
Tickety Brew Jasmine Green Tea pale 3.5% Very pale in colour, luscious aromas of jasmine combined with classic Saaz hop aroma - honey and hay!.
Rose wheat beer 4.5% A Belgian wit with a difference. The heady aroma is balanced with ginger to give a spicy kick.
Tiley's Tiley's Pale Ale 3.8% A traditional English bitter with a complex malt base lifted by Fuggles, Goldings and Celeia hops .
Tiley's IPA 6.5% A powerful new world IPA dosed with huge quantities of American hops to give a big citrus and tropical fruit hit .
Uley Uley Bitter 4.0% A copper coloured beer with hops and fruit in the aroma, and a malty, fruity taste underscored by a hoppy bitterness with a hint of fruit in the taste. The finish is dry, with a balance of hops and malt.
Pigs Ear 5.0% Deceptively strong Pale Ale that is eminently quaffable. A pale-coloured beer with a light hop balance leads to a hoppy, fruity aroma and smooth, finish. A wolf in sheep's clothing!.
West Berkshire Maggs Magnificent Mild 3.8% A traditional-style, deliciously dark mild. Full of roast malt flavours coupled with a smooth mouth feel and gentle sweetness.
Mr. Swift's Ale 4.3% A golden, fruity bitter made from a mixture of Fuggles and Goldings over a pale malt base, producing a very drinkable session ale.
Wickwar Cotswold Way 4.2% A rich amber beer, the fruity body is derived from a carefully chosen range of malts and our own yeast strain. It is finished with a blend of three hops.
Falling Star 4.2% A golden premium beer made with Maris otter barley and a blend of 3 choice hops, giving a floral aroma and a light malty finish.

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