Beer Festival, Saturday 4 October 2014

The 2014 Beer Festival, staged with the help of St Austell Brewery, will feature brewing demonstrations, tastings, workshops and a huge range of speciality beers. 

Glasses of beer in front of Eden Biomes
  • Date: Saturday 4 October 2014
  • Times: TBC
  • Price: £10 - Book tickets

Join us for a whole day and evening of beery fun with St Austell Brewery featuring demonstrations, tastings, workshops and almost 100 speciality beers. Guests from breweries around the country will give a fascinating insight into the world of hops, yeast and brewing.

Between 6pm and midnight the party steps up a gear with live music, fantastic food and a wider selection of exclusive beers to try. Tickets for this over-18s event are £10, including drinks tokens and a beer festival glass.

The Beer Festival is the culmination of the Beer, Wine and Cider Week of our Harvest Festival.

Guest beers and ciders

North and Scotland

  • Harviestoun Bitter & Twisted, 3.8%
  • Caledonian Flying Scotsman, 4.0%
  • Robinsons Dizzy Blond, 3.8%
  • Thwaites Lancaster Bomber, 4.4%
  • Joseph Holt IPA, 3.8%
  • Jennings Cockerhoop, 4.6%
  • Black Sheep Bitter, 3.8%
  • Tim Taylor Landlord, 4.3%

Central and East Anglia

  • Adnams Bitter, 3.7%
  • Castle Rock Harvest Pale, 3.8%
  • Bass, 4.4%
  • Wells & Youngs Bombardier, 4.1%
  • Batemans XXXB, 4.5%
  • Lacons Affinity, 4.8%
  • Greene King Old Nutty Hen, 4.5%
  • Everards Equinox, 4.2%
  • Thornbridge Lord Marples, 4.1%
  • McMullen Cask, 3.8%

Wales and West

  • Salopian Shropsire Gold, 3.8%
  • Otley O1, 4.0%
  • Brains Rev James, 4.5%
  • Purple Moose Snowdonia, 3.6%
  • Tiny Rebel Fubar, 4.4%
  • Wye Valley Butty Back, 4.4%
  • Bluestone Rocketeer, 4.6%
  • Brecon Copper Beacon, 4.1%

Southern

  • Hook Norton Hooky, 3.5%
  • Wadworth Horizon, 4.0%
  • White Horse Village Idiot, 4.1%
  • Ringwood Boondoggle, 4.2%
  • Fullers Wild River, 4.5%
  • Longman Copper Hop, 4.3%
  • Shepherd Neame Spitfire, 4.2%
  • Darkstar American Pale, 4.7%

South West

  • Quercus Devon Amber, 3.8%
  • Harbour Light Ale, 3.7%
  • Glastonbury Mistery Tor, 3.8%
  • St Austell Tribute, 4.2%
  • St Austell Proper Cool, 5.5%
  • St Austell Eden Pale, 4.0%
  • Moor Beer Co Nor Hop, 4.1%
  • Cheddar Gorge Best, 4.0%
  • St Austell Own Label, 4.0%
  • Hanlons Copper Glow, 4.2%
  • Tintagel Arthurs Ale, 4.4%
  • Arbor Ales Blue Sky Drinking, 4.4%
  • St Austell Proper Job, 4.5%
  • Bath Ales Barnsey, 4.5%
  • Bristol Beer Factory Independence, 4.6%
  • Atlantic Ale, 4.0%
  • Dartmoor Jail Ale, 4.8%
  • Berd Silvertip, 4.7%
  • St Austell Tribute Extra, 5.2%
  • Palmers Copper, 3.7%
  • Bays Autumn Ale, 4.4%
  • Exmoor Wild Cat, 4.4%

World beers

  • Brooklyn Lager, 5.2%
  • Goose Island IPA, 5.9%
  • Anchor Steam, 4.8%
  • Flying Dog Doggie Style, 5.5%
  • Flensburger Pilsner, 4.8%
  • Kwak, 8.4%
  • Grimbergen Blonde, 6.7%
  • Bacchus Kriek, 5.8%

Ciders

  • Westons Rosies Pig, 4.8%
  • Healeys Farmhouse, 4.5%
  • Shepton Somerset Snuffler, 4.8%
  • Orchard Pig Explorer, 4.5%
  • Westons Family Reserve, 5.0%
  • Black Rat Traditional, 6.0%
  • Westons Wyldwood, 6.0%
  • Natch Special, 6.0%
  • Orchard Pig Navalgazer, 6.0%
  • Thatchers Cheddar Valley, 6.0%
  • Shepton Somerset Tree Shaker, 7.0%
  • Westons Old Rosie, 7.3%
  • Cornish Orchards Vintage, 7.0%
  • Westons Country Perry, 4.5%
  • Cornish Orchards Pear, 5.0%
  • Sandford Pearshaped, 7.5%
  • Black Rat Perry, 7.5%
  • Sandford Bumbleberry, 4.0%
  • Westons Raspberry Twist, 4.0%
  • Sandford Strawberry Lane, 4.0%
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