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Beer & Cider of The Festival

Thanks to everybody who voted for their favourites at the festival.

As they say on the tellybox, the votes have been counted and verified and the results are:

Beer of the Festival:

Winner: Blackjack Beers / Thornbridge Brewery – Jaffa

Runner up: Marble Beers – Earl Grey IPA

Cider / Perry of the Festival:

Snails Bank – Rhubarb

World Beer of the Festival:

Yeastie Boys – Pot Kettle Black

Congratulations to all the winners.

Vegetarian and Vegan Beers 2016

The following beers have been notified by brewers as free from isinglass finings and therefore suitable for vegetarians. This list will be updated if further brewers advise us.

North-West Blackjack Aces High *
North-West Blackjack Honey Porter
North-West Blackjack New Deck *
North-West Blackjack Small Saison *
North-West Blackjack / Thornbridge Jaffa *
North-West Cloudwater Bitter *
North-West Cloudwater Session IPA Mosaic Centennial *
North-West Marble Earl Grey IPA *
North-West Marble Howgate & Kemp *
North-West Marble Manchester Bitter *
North-West Torrside / Yes! Ale Blackstar *
North-West Torrside Lubeliski *
South-East Brodie’s Whitechapel Weizen *
South-East Five Points Railway Porter *
South-East Wild Beer Milllionaire
Key-keg Mike Hess Claritas *
Key-keg Torrside West Of The Sun *

Those marked * are also suitable for vegans.