JBBF6 – Final list

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Here’s the final list for this year’s Just Beer Beer Festival, starting this coming Thursday 26th, opening at 11 am. Hope to see y’all sometime over the weekend. A printable copy is downloadable here.

  • Alechemy (Livingstone, West Lothian: 2014)
    Azacca Pale 4.4%
    AMBER Herbal, malty toffee, sweetish and citrus.
    Braunton (Braunton, Devon: 2015)
    No. 1 Pale 3.8%
    GOLD Earthy hops, fairly malty and bitter.
    Bucks Star (Milton Keynes, Bucks: 2015)
    Bucks Brew #1 4.0% UNFINED
    PALE Biscuity malt with bitter-sweet finish.
    Cloudwater (Manchester: 2015)
    Imperial Stout Special Edition – Hibernate 10.1%
    DARK BROWN This has been cellared for six months! Roasty, chocolate, some smoke, caramel. Thick and rich.
    Crossed Anchors (Exmouth, Devon: 2015 – cuckoo at Lyme Regis)
    Three C’s 4.2%
    GOLD Pine, citrus, & cedar flavours.
    Electric Bear (Bath, Somerset: 2015)
    Persuasion 3.8%
    BLONDE Herbal fruity and honey flavour with toffee notes and a silky smooth earthy finish.
    GT Ales (Chivenor, Devon: 2015)
    Blonde Ambition 4.5%
    BLONDE Zesty blonde ale with light tropical flavours.
    Gyle 59 (Thorncombe, Dorset: 2013)
    Toujours 4.0%
    GOLD Saison with peppery and spicy yeast flavours.
    Lenton Lane (formerly Frontier – Nottingham: 2014)
    Outpost 4.5%
    COPPER Balanced and full-bodied best bitter.
    Loch Lomond (Alexandria, Dunbartonshire: 2011)
    Bonnie & Clyde 4.6%
    GOLD Peachy light fruity floral taste, some sweetness on the finish.
    Madrigal (Combe Martin, Devon: 2014)
    Wheatear 5.3% UNFINED
    GOLD Wheat beer made with fresh ginger and coriander.
    Manchester (Manchester: 2016)
    Cut Like a Buffalo 4.5%
    BLONDE Citrus and grapefruit notes which leads to a sherbet like bitterness.
    North Riding Brewpub (Scarborough, N. Yorks: 2011)
    Paralyzed 7.4%
    GOLD The last of only six casks brewed to celebrate the release of Tapster Phil’s metal band’s album ‘Key to a Thousand Doors’ by Paralex. Available to buy during the festival ? Heavy Metal IPA \m/
    Odyssey (Whitbourne, Herefordshire: 2014)
    Armadillo 4.2% UNFINED
    AMBER Chocolate, caramel and toffee with lots of red berries and subtle citrus.
    Platform 5 (Newton Abbot, Devon: 2013)
    Coaster 4.0%
    PALE Light, refreshing and easy-drinking.
    Raw / Waen / Hopcraft / Pigeon Fishers collab (Staveley, Derbys: 2010)
    Nid Welsh 4.5%
    RED Red IPA, hoppy with bitter aftertaste but smooth finish.
    Saffron (Henham, Essex: 2006)
    Blonde 4.3%
    BLONDE Delicate balance of citrus and smooth malty flavours with a crisp finish.
    Sandiway (Sandiway, Cheshire: 2016 – cuckoo at Blakemere)
    Hopschism 4.1%
    GOLD With a hint of orange peel.
    Tapstone (Chard, Somerset: 2015)
    Kush Kingdom 5.0% UNFINED
    GOLD Orange peel / zest character, lots of depth and bitterness, resinous pine.
    Three Shires (Worcester: 2015)
    Hafren 4.0%
    COPPER Creamy caramel, with a smooth but bitter after taste.
    Torrside (New Mills, Derbys: 2015)
    Perdito 5.5% UNFINED
    RED Great aroma, perfectly balanced with malt sweetness and bitterness.
    Vocation (Cragg Vale, W. Yorks: 2015)
    Chop & Change (Cascade) 4.5%
    GOLD Herbal, pine, toffee, dry and bitter.

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