National & Regional Beer Competitions

2012

DATE OF JUDGING 11th October 2012 (cask & Bottle), Nottingham Castle, Nottingham

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Overall Champion of the Competition

Sponsored by Charles Faram & Co Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Blue Monkey Brewery Big Blue 6.8
Silver Blue Monkey Brewery Ape Ale, Strong Ale 5.4
Bronze Brampton Brewery Ltd Brampton Mild 4.9

Standard Mild Ales

Sponsored by Clarke Dove (Insurance Brokers)Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Great Oakley Brewery Welland Valley Mild 3.6
Silver Howard Town Brewery Milltown 3.5
Bronze Caythorpe Brewery Ltd Dark Gem 3.5

Standard Bitters

Sponsored by Muntons

Brewery Product ABV
Gold The Grainstore Brewery, Davis’es Brewing Company Ltd Rutland Bitter 3.4
Silver Welbeck Abbey Brewery Henrietta 3.6
Bronze Dancing Duck Brewery Ay Up 3.9

Best Bitters

Sponsored by Rankin Brothers & Sons

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Black Hole Brewery Cosmic 4.2
Silver Titanic Brewery Titanic Anchor 4.1
Bronze Loddon Brewery Ferrymans Gold 4.4

Premium Bitters

Sponsored by Murphy & Son Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Brampton Brewery Ltd Tudor Rose 4.6
Silver Kinver Brewery Noble 600 4.5
Bronze Ashover Brewery Limited Rainbows End 4.5

Strong Bitters

Sponsored by Brewery Plastics Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Blue Monkey Brewery Ape Ale, Strong Ale 5.4
Silver Blue Monkey Brewery Black Howler 5.9
Bronze Sadler’s ales hop bomb 5.0

Premium Strong Beers

Sponsored by Warminster Maltings Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Blue Monkey Brewery Big Blue 6.8
Silver Blue Monkey Brewery Fat Ape 7.0
Bronze The Grainstore Brewery, Davis’es Brewing Company Ltd Nip 7.3

Porters, Stouts, Old Ales and Strong Milds

Sponsored by freerbutler graphic design

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Brampton Brewery Ltd Brampton Mild 4.9
Silver Dancing Duck Brewery Dark Drake 4.5
Bronze The Grainstore Brewery, Davis’es Brewing Company Ltd Rutland Beast 5.3

Speciality Beers

Sponsored by Simply Hops

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Titanic Brewery Titanic Cappuccino Stout 4.5
Silver Grafton Brewing Company Silhoutte 4.0
Bronze Grafton Brewing Company Bananalicous 4.5

Bottled Beers

Sponsored by Croxsons

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Blue Monkey Brewery Ape Ale 5.4
Silver Thornbridge Wild Swan 3.5
Bronze Sadler’s ales worcester sorcerer 4.3

Bottled Bitter (up to 4.9%)

Sponsored by Label Apeel

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Thornbridge Wild Swan 3.5
Silver Purity Brewing Co Ltd Mad Goose 4.2
Bronze Sadler’s ales Thin Ice 4.5

Bottled Bitters (over 5%)

Sponsored by Bollington Brewery Insurance

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Blue Monkey Brewery Ape Ale 5.4
Silver Compass Brewery The King’s Shipment 6.0
Bronze Thornbridge Jaipur 5.9

Bottled Gold Beers

Sponsored by Sutton Winson

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Sadler’s ales worcester sorcerer 4.3
Silver Purity Brewing Co Ltd Pure Gold 4.3
Bronze Vale Brewery Vale Pale Ale – VPA 4.2

Bottled Speciality Beers

Sponsored by Jigsaw Bag in a Box

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Loddon Brewery Russet 4.7
Silver Thornbridge Kill Your Darlings 5.0
Bronze Thornbridge Tzara 4.8

Bottled Porters, Milds, Old Ales & Stouts

Sponsored by Crisp Malting

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hook Norton Brewery Flagship 5.5
Silver Loddon Brewery Hocus Pocus 5.0
Bronze Sadler’s ales Mud City Stout 6.6
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