Tapfest October Beer & Cider Festival – Beer List

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A preview of the 16 beers available in the Marquee at this weekends beer festival (2nd-4th October) at the Brewery tap. More beers yet to be announced will be at the bar

Download PDF: TapFest October 2015 Marque Beer List

Brewery Location Notes Name Appearance ABV Taste
ANIMAL

Long Crendon

Single hop

K-9

Pale Ale

4.6

American Amarillo gives spice and citrus flavour, orange bouquet.
BATTLEDOWN

Cheltenham

Botanicals

Gin House

Hazy Amber Ale

4.0

Clever use of gin botanicals along with Simcoe hops with a balanced malt finish
CONWY

Colwyn Bay

American IPA

San Francisco

Golden Ale

5.5

Strong hop & citrus notes followed by malty biscuity flavours & a long bitter finish.
FISHER & CO

Noke, OXON

New brewery

Vicars Daughter

Golden Ale

3.7

Caramel and hoppy earth aroma, lightly floral with some nuttiness, dry tea, spicy finish.
FLIP SIDE

Nottingham

SIBA gold ‘13

Copper Penny

Dark Amber Ale

4.2

Light coloured session ale, moderate bitter with good hop flavours, hints of tangerine.
FRANKLINS

Bexhill-on-Sea

Single hop

NZ IPA

Amber Ale

5.5

Rakau single hop, complex malt provides depth, hints of apricot and resinous pine.
GLOUCESTER

West Quay

4 malts + 2 hops

Red Sorachi

Red Ale

4.4

A red rye beer with Japanese hops and a hint of lemongrass.
HB CLARK

Wakefield

SIBA Silver ‘12

West Gate Gold

Golden Ale

4.2

Copius quantity of Cascade hops, floral nose, gentle bitter balance, hint of sweetness.
LOOSE CANNON

Abingdon

One-off brew!

Tap Tastic

Red Ale

3.5

Festival session ale with hints of peaches, tropical fruits, Vic Secret hops from Australia
MAGPIE

Nottingham

Fuggles & Goldings

Thieving Rogue

Straw Yellow Ale

4.5

Thirst quenching, fruity & floral, hint of nuttiness.
MILK STREET

Shrewsbury

American Red, SIBA silver ‘13

Uncle Johns Prohibition Ale

American style red ale

4.6

Cascade hops, gentle maltiness, hints of nuttiness, IPA style finish
PARTNERS

Livers Edge, Yorks

SIBA gold

Tabatha

Pale Ale

6.0

Belgian style triple beer with a strong, fruity, hoppy character and a subtle hint of coriander.
PIN UP

E. Sussex

CAMRA ‘13

Autumn Red

Ruby Red Ale

4.2

Malty sweet aroma, full rich body, pine hints from the hops, slightly bittersweet finish.
LINCOLN GREEN

Hucknall

SIBA Silver ‘13

Buttermuch

Dark Ale

5.5

Butterscotch sweetness balanced by hop bitterness in winter warmer style ale.
XT

Long Crendon

NEW beer launch

Coffee Black

Porter

5.5

A hoppy dark beer with roasty, coffee undertonnes on a base of nine malts.
YEOVIL

Yeovil

CAMRA ‘07 Silver

Summerset

Golden Ale

4.1

A blonde style ale with light rounded mouth feel and a tangerine fruity hop finish.

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