The Hangar One Beer Festival at Sywell
30th August - 1st September 2013
Beer - Entertainments - Beer - BBQ - Beer - Hog Roast - BEER!
The Hangar One Beer Festival, a celebration of the great beers brewed in the Midlands, will commence at 12.00 noon on Friday 30th August. On Friday evening Maria Jordan will be providing light entertainment in Hangar One. On Saturday evening the Five Star Swing Band will be performing. There will be a barbeque menu on offer each day with a buffet on Friday and Saturday evening. Beers will all be the same price of £3.50 per pint. Or you can purchase 6 tickets (1/2pt each ticket) for £10.00. The following beers will be available:
GOLDEN VALE 3.7%
A Pale golden session ale. With crisp lemon, citrus hop aromas and delicate bitterness. A good all rounder.
Brewed using only Maris Otter Low Colour Malt with Sovereign and Celia hops. Delivering a refreshing blond beer with citrus notes and a dry hoppy finish.
HOP TROTTER 4.1%
Golden in colour, spicy aromas with citric notes from the hops, balanced by warm malt and a wonderful burst of Zest. Beautifully balanced, refreshing beer.
CRAZY DAZE 5.5%
A very light golden bitter with Hidden strength beware!! 'Champion Strong Ale' at SIBA National Beer Competition 2007
PIGS DO FLY 4.4%
A single hopped beer using Styrian Golding, an easy drinking Light Golden Beer
Possibly our best! A fine session ale with an excellent hop finish.
GUILSBOROUGH GOLD 4.0%
Beautifully crafted Golden Ale with full bodied balanced traditional hop finish.
FOOL'S NOOK 3.8%
Golden Summer bitter well hopped with a refreshing citrus aftertaste.
MAD MONK 4.8%
Deliciously full-bodied and slightly darker � this strong ale has hints of malt and chocolate in the finish
A mid brown beer with a hoppy bitterness and a malty balanced finish. (Twice gold award winner, Peterborough CAMRA, Best Bitter)
Great Oakley Brewery
MARCHING IN 4.1%
It is so popular it has become a regular brew. It is a golden coloured beer with a blend of English and New Zealand hops which gives a clean, refreshing taste.
A straw coloured bitter with a unique bitterness derived from New Zealand hops. Very drinkable and refreshing.
WOT'S OCCURRING 3.9%
A well received mid-golden session bitter. It has a bitter sweet mouth feel with a subtle hop finish.
Julian Church Brewing Company
GOLD TESTAMENT 3.9%
An easy drinking golden ale with a delicate citrus finish
VICAR OF DRIBBLEY 4.0%
A light summer ale with a subtle biscuit flavour.
SEEKERS BLOOD 4.3%
Brewed for the band Black Acid Souls with the addition of blueberry and pomegranate juices.
Frog Island Brewery
FIRE-BELLIED TOAD 5.0%
A beer distinguished by the clean, refreshing flavours produced from Pilot hops. The depth and intensity of the hop character combines well with the balanced malt flavours to produce a bittersweet finish in the mouth.
The initial malty taste is complimented by the citrus flavours and bitterness of the hops. The thirst-quenching character of the beer is enhanced by a lasting malty, bitter aftertaste.
The Grain Store
GB BEST 4.3%
Based on the Golding Hop. It is lighter than other Grainstore beers, possessing a pronounced floral flavour and aroma. A well rounded beer with a satisfying, lingering aftertaste.
PHIPPS IPA 4.2%
A golden beer relying solely on the pale ale malt in its grist for its colour. The classic blend of Goldings and Fuggles hops gives the characteristic English ale flavours to this full-bodied beer. The balance of bitterness and sweetness, allied to a smooth hoppy after-taste, creates a most drinkable pint and Phipps' flagship brew.
RUTLAND BEAST 5.5%
This is strong yet exceptionally balanced. Dark earthy brown in colour, its fantastic flavours blend together to produce a mind-blowing great beer.
A light refreshing beer with pungent grapefruit, lychee and gooseberry aromas leading to a dry, bitter finish. The balance of bitterness and sweetness, allied to a smooth hoppy after-taste, creates a most drinkable pint and Phipps' flagship brew.
ENDLESS SUMMER 3.4%
This light refreshing summer beer begins with a fruity nose and taste before an endless wave or grapefruit and bitterness comes and wipes you out.
SCARLET MACAW 4.4%
Tart gooseberry and soft peach on the nose. Gooseberries and fruit to taste, before an intense bitterness that's as sharp as a macaw's screech!
The Langton Brewery
BOWLER STRONG ALE 4.8%
A strong traditional ale with a deep red colour. Good balance of hops and malt flavour. A long association with the Langtons Cricket Club
Very smooth with a lovely balance between malt and hops. Slightly fruity and sweet.
Golden bitter very smooth and crisp. Moorish, very hoppy.
Hart Family Brewers
HART NO.1 4.1%
Eyes: Bright tawny with amber and golden highlights. Nose: Fruity, malty aromas with grassy, citrusy notes. Mouth: Fresh and fruity on the palate with spicy bitterness and citrus, hay-like aromas on the refreshing finish.
HART NO.3 4.7%
Eyes: Dark and alluring with rich ruby highlights. Nose: Full, malty, spicy aromas. Mouth: Full and forward on the palate with rounded, rich malty flavours supported by gentle spicy hoppiness.
HART NO.8 5.0%
Eyes: Dark coffee coloured with dark ruby hints. Nose: Bold toasted fruit aromas and hints of espresso Mouth: Full and warming roasted fruit and molasses flavours balanced by bitter coffee, chocolate and spice aromas over a long finish.
The Hangar One Beer Festival entry is free. You will be given a wristband and a glass which you can keep. Your wristband entitles you to a new glass each time you try a new beer. No wristband No glass, you will be served in plastic glass. Enjoy trying and experiencing the different Ales.