Beers

Real Ales...

With well over 100 beers being served in our main tent including Real Ales, Craft Beers & Lagers and Ciders you will be spoilt for choice! To help you decide, here is a brief guide to some of the beers in our line-up. We will be adding to this guide as we confirm more entrants, so watch this space...

You can then head on over to the Conker Gin Bar,the Pimms and Bubbles Bar or the Rum Shack for a selection of cocktails, wines, bubbly, and of course the Summer favourite - Pimms! For the non-drinkers and the little Festival goers we also have tea, coffee, soft drinks and slushies, as well as ice creams, in plentiful supply. Enjoy!

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Sort list by:   Brewery   Beer   Location   ABV (Low-High)   ABV (High-Low)   Style

1. South Coast Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Brighton Bier Brewed in: Brighton ABV: 5.0% Style: IPA

Description: IPA brewed with Ekuanot, Chinook and Columbus hops.

 

2. West Pier Sponsored by: No Nonsense Web

Brewery: Brighton Bier Brewed in: Brighton ABV: 4.0% Style: Pale

Description: Clean and crisp, built around classic American hops including Columbus and Cascade.

 

3. Milk Stout Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Bristol Beer Factory Brewed in: Bristol ABV: 4.5% Style: Stout

Description: Creamy and full bodied with smooth chocolatey sweetness and balancing coffee bitterness with hints of dark fruit.

 

4. Nova Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Bristol Beer Factory Brewed in: Bristol ABV: 3.8% Style: Pale

Description: A light malt base; Maris Otter, CaraPils and wheat malt allows the bright, fresh and zesty hop aromas to shine.

 

5. Aurora Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Burning Sky Brewed in: Firle Sussex ABV: 5.6% Style: Pale

Description: This premium strength pale ale has a satisfying blend of malts to provide a juicy backbone and a pale amber colour.

 

6. Plateau Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Burning Sky Brewed in: Firle Sussex ABV: 3.5% Style: Pale

Description: Pale gold in colour, with a crisp malt edge and sharp bitterness.

 

7. Not into Yoga Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Dark Star Brewed in: Partridge Green Sussex ABV: 4.5% Style: Pale

Description: Do you like Pina Coladas? Pale with pineapple and coconut pulp.

 

8. Tropical K.O. Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Dark Star Brewed in: Partridge Green Sussex ABV: 6.2% Style: IPA

Description: Tropical fruit IPA

 

9. Bramber Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Downlands Brewed in: Henfield Sussex ABV: 4.5% Style: Amber

Description: Punchy tropical hop aromas sit atop a caramel toffee amber malt base.

 

10. Root Thirteen Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Downlands Brewed in: Henfield Sussex ABV: 3.6% Style: Pale

Description: A crisp modern pale ale that layers floral zesty aromas over grapefruit and citrus flavours.

 

11. She Sells Sea Shells Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Gadds' Brewed in: Ramsgate ABV: 4.7% Style: Pale

Description: Pale ale with a clean, fresh bitterness and a gorgeous, zesty hop flavour.

 

12. Festivale Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Gadds' Brewed in: Ramsgate ABV: 3.8% Style: Pale

Description: Elaborate, tropical fruit hop notes dominate the nose, whilst pale ale malts structure a decent body to complement a measured bitterness.

 

13. Scaramanga Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Gun Brewery Brewed in: Heathfield ABV: 3.9% Style: Pale

Description: A refreshing extra pale session ale, brewed using Sussex spring water, extra pale malts and an indecent amount of zesty, floral, oh so delicious hops.

 

14. Zamzama Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Gun Brewery Brewed in: Heathfield ABV: 6.5% Style: IPA

Description: A rounded malt body meets an avalanche of hops.

 

15. Sussex Best Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Harveys Brewed in: Sussex ABV: 4.0% Style: Best Bitter

Description: A superbly balanced bitter with prominent hop character.

 

16. American Pale Ale Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Long Man Brewed in: Litlington, East Sussex ABV: 4.8% Style: APA

Description: APA with pleasant citrus fruit aroma and robust bitterness.

 

17. Long Blonde Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Long Man Brewed in: Litlington, East Sussex ABV: 3.8% Style: Golden

Description: A light coloured golden ale with a distinctive hoppy aroma and crisp clean bitterness on the finish.

 

18. Common Grounds Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Magic Rock Brewed in: Huddersfield ABV: 5.4% Style: Porter

Description: Full-bodied and decadently smooth coffee porter.

 

19. Hat-Trick Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Magic Rock Brewed in: Huddersfield ABV: 3.8% Style: Pale

Description: Modern take on a traditional pale ale featuring Cascade hops.

 

20. Manchester Bitter Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Marble Brewed in: Manchester ABV: 4.2% Style: Bitter

Description: Deep golden in colour with a robust bitterness.

 

21. Pint Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Marble Brewed in: Manchester ABV: 3.9% Style: Pale

Description: Session ale with a burst of zesty aromas and grapefruit flavours.

 

22. Nor'Hop Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Moor Brewed in: Bristol ABV: 4.1% Style: Pale

Description: Pale ale with citrusy Northern hemisphere hops.

 

23. So'Hop Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Moor Brewed in: Bristol ABV: 4.1% Style: Pale

Description: Pale ale with tropical Southern hemisphere hops.

 

24. Exile Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Pilgrim Brewed in: Surrey ABV: 5.0% Style: IPA

Description: IPA with an assertive pine and herbal bitterness with a deep earthy taste and aroma.

 

25. Progress Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Pilgrim Brewed in: Surrey ABV: 4.0% Style: Amber

Description: Brewed with the finest British malts to give a rich, bitter sweet ale.

 

26. Feckless Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Redwillow Brewed in: Macclesfield ABV: 4.1% Style: Best Bitter

Description: A classic British bitter, rich toffee and malt balanced with the subtle flavours of Challenger, First Gold and Target hops.

 

27. Shameless Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Redwillow Brewed in: Macclesfield ABV: 5.9% Style: IPA

Description: A gloriously hoppy beer; tropical fruit and a clean grapefruit finish from Mosaic & Simcoe.

 

28. Dizzy Blonde Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Robinsons Brewed in: Manchester ABV: 3.8% Style: Blonde

Description: Zesty ale with wild, aromatic, invigorating Amarillo hops.

 

29. Hop Twister Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Salopian Brewed in: Shrewsbury ABV: 4.5% Style: Pale

Description: Fresh with soft malt overtones and pronounced citrus flavours.

 

30. Lemon Dream Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Salopian Brewed in: Shrewsbury ABV: 4.5% Style: Pale

Description: A shimmering golden ale that is brewed using organic lemons which adds beautifully subtle zesty aromas and a citrus filled fruity finish.

 

31. Broken Dream Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Siren Brewed in: Reading ABV: 6.5% Style: Stout

Description: 2018 Champion Beer of Britain. A breakfast stout with a gentle touch of smoke, coffee and chocolate.

 

32. Ranmore Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Surrey Hills Brewed in: Dorking, Surrey ABV: 3.8% Style: Pale

Description: Straw coloured extremely moreish session beer.

 

33. Shere Drop Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Surrey Hills Brewed in: Dorking, Surrey ABV: 4.2% Style: Best Bitter

Description: Pale in colour†with a subtle hint of grapefruit and lemon.

 

34. Gower Wolf Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Titsey Brewing Co. Brewed in: Titsey ABV: 4.0% Style: Best Bitter

Description: Earthy bitterness with honey and cocoa aroma help to create a delicious best bitter which boasts a rich tail.

 

35. Gresham Hopper Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Titsey Brewing Co. Brewed in: Titsey ABV: 3.7% Style: Pale

Description: Refreshing bitterness is balanced with ample citrus, pine, tropical fruit aroma and late flavours to provide a kick.

 

36. Summer Perle Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Westerham Brewed in: Westerham ABV: 3.8% Style: Pale

Description: Citrus, spicy and floral finish to this summer ale.

 

37. Bibble Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Wild Beer Brewed in: Shepton Mallet, Somerset ABV: 4.2% Style: Pale

Description: Packed full of hops aromas with a solid malt base itís a beer for all occasions.

 

38. Millionaire Sponsored by: TBA

Brewery: Wild Beer Brewed in: Shepton Mallet, Somerset ABV: 4.7% Style: Stout

Description: Salted caramel and chocolate milk stout.

 

 

Please note: the numbers shown above are for guidance only and will change as we add more beers until the list is finalised.