Listed below are the 96 cask ales which have been ordered for Chorlton Beer & Cider Festival 2014 – the largest range of beers we’ve ever had.

We will endeavour to have as many beers as possible available at opening, but we cannot guarantee that any particular beer will be available at any particular section.

Brewery Beer Style ABV
Ashover (Chesterfield , Derbyshire) Liquorice Alesort S 5.0%
Beartown (Congleton, Cheshire) Ginger Bear Sp 4.0%
  Peach Melbear Sp 4.4%
BlackEdge (Horwich, Lancashire) Black S 4.0%
  First Gold GA 4.3%
Blackjack (Manchester, Greater Manchester) Pokies GA 3.8%
  Stout S 5.0%
Blackjack / Cromaty (Manchester/ Ross-Shire) Bret The ‘Witman’ Hart W 6.0%
Blackjack / Offbeat (Manchester/ Crewe, ) St Clement’s IPA SB 5.5%
Blue Monkey (Giltbrook, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire) 99 Red Baboons M 4.2%
  Bonobo SB 5.3%
Bollington (Bollington, Cheshire) Bollington Nights M 3.9%
  Ginger Brew Sp 4.1%
  Oatmeal Stout S 5.0%
  White Nancy BB 4.1%
Bootleg (Chorlton, Manchester, Greater Manchester) Lawless BB 4.7%
  Raspberry Vice Sp 4.2%
Brass Castle (Pocklington, East Yorkshire) Cliffhanger GA 3.8%
  Eclipse BB 4.7%
Brightside (Radcliffe, Greater Manchester) Amarillo SB 5.0%
  Manchester Skyline GA 4.6%
  Odin B 3.8%
  Underworld P 4.6%
Bristol Beer Factory (Bristol, Gloucestershire) Sunrise GA 4.4%
Celt (Caerphilly, Caerphilly) Golden Age GA 4.2%
Cheshire Brewhouse (Congleton, Cheshire) Lindow (The Black Lake) S 4.5%
  Lupy As a Toucan SB 5.7%
Conwy (Conwy, Conwy) Clogwyn Gold GA 3.6%
Conwy / West Coast Brewing (Conwy, Conwy) Dobbins Yakima Grande Hoppy Pale Ale SB 5.0%
Craftsman (Manchester, Greater Manchester) Walk The Dog GA 3.2%
  Wallop SM 5.8%
  Whose Round Is It B 3.8%
Dartmoor (Yelverton, Devon) Jail Ale BB 4.8%
Dunham Massey (Dunham Massey, Greater Manchester) Chocolate Cherry Mild Sp 3.8%
  Dunham Porter P 5.2%
Enville (Stourbridge, West Midlands) Cherry Blonde Sp 4.2%
First Chop (Salford, Greater Manchester) Good Measure B 3.9%
  SML GA 2.7%
Fool Hardy (Heaton Norris, Stockport) Rash Dash B 3.8%
  Red Neck Ralph BB 4.7%
Fyne (Cairndow, Argyll & Bute) Jarl GA 3.8%
Gloucester Brewery (Gloucester , Gloucestershire) Craft Ale 04: Galaxy GA 5.2%
Hand Drawn Monkey (Huddersfield, West Yorkshire) Monkey Loves Hops 18 GA 4.2%
  Smaller IPA GA 2.8%
Harbour (Kirland, Cornwall) Light Ale B 3.7%
Hawkshead (Staveley, Cumbria) Brodies Prime P 4.9%
  ITI NZPA GA 3.5%
  Lager L 5.0%
Hopcraft (Pontyclun, Glamorgan) Diggin’ up the King BB 4.9%
  Santa Muerte GA 4.3%
Liverpool Craft (Liverpool, Merseyside) Hop Beast B 4.0%
Lytham (Lytham St Annes, Lancashire) Stout S 4.6%
Mallinsons (Huddersfield, West Yorkshire) Mosaic GA 4.0%
  On Yer Bike B 3.9%
Marble (Manchester, Greater Manchester) Ginger Sp 5.1%
  Summer BB 4.5%
Merlin (Sandbach, Cheshire) Excalibur GA 3.9%
  Merlin’s Gold GA 3.8%
Moor (Pitney, Somerset) Hoppiness SB 6.5%
  Radiance GA 5.0%
Oakham (Peterborough, Cambridgeshire) Inferno GA 4.0%
Offbeat (Crewe, Cheshire) Out Of Step IPA SB 5.8%
  Out of The Ordinary Stout S 6.5%
  Quirky Kiwi NZ Pale BB 4.6%
  Way Out Wheat W 4.5%
Otley (Pontypridd, Rhondda) O1 B 4.0%
Outstanding (Bury, Greater Manchester) Blonde BB 4.2%
  Junga B 4.0%
  Red BB 4.4%
  Stout S 5.5%
  Ultra Pale BB 4.1%
Peerless (Birkenhead, Wirral) Jinja Ninja Sp 4.0%
  Viking Gold GA 4.6%
Pictish (Rochdale, Greater Manchester) Agnes GA 4.1%
  Hoptangle GA 4.5%
Purity (Great Alne, Warwickshire) Pure Gold GA 3.8%
Quantum (Stockport, Greater Manchester) American Light B 3.6%
  Bitter B 3.8%
Raw (Staveley, Chesterfield, Derbyshire) Solstice Summer Ale B 3.8%
RedWillow (Macclesfield, Cheshire) Smokeless P 5.7%
  Wreckless BB 4.8%
Salopian (Shrewsbury, Shropshire) Shropshire Gold GA 3.8%
Sarah Hughes (Dudley, West Midlands) Dark Ruby Mild M 6.0%
  IPA SB 5.3%
Shindigger (Manchester, Greater Manchester) Pacific BB 4.5%
Shiny (Derby, Derbyshire) Affinity BB 4.6%
  Wrench S 4.4%
Squawk (Manchester, Greater Manchester) Porter P 3.7%
Ticketybrew (Stalybridge, Greater Manchester) Jasmine Green Tea Sp 3.8%
Titanic (Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire) Cappucino Stout S 4.5%
Wharfbank (Pool-in-Wharfdale, West Yorkshire) Cherry Picker S 5.0%
Wilson Potter (Middleton, Greater Manchester) Gingery Does It Sp 3.5%
  In Shreds BB 4.7%
Wold Top (Wold Newton, East Riding) Against The Grain BB 4.5%
Yates (Wigton, Cumbria) Golden Ale GA 3.9%
  Pilsner L 4.5%


Style Guide
 GA  Golden Ale
 B  Bitter
 BB  Best Bitter (4% – 5%
SB Strong Bitter (>5%)
M Mild
SM Strong Mild
S Stout
P Porter
Sp Speciality (Fruit, herbs, spices)
W Wheat Beer
L Lager