National & Regional Beer Competitions

2007/2008

Results for the SIBA South East Beer Competition 2007 held at Paddock Wood Hop Farm on 6th September.

Congratulations to all winners!

Thank you to everyone that helped with the competition, your efforts were very much appreciated.

Overall Champions of Competition

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold Oakleaf Brewery Co Ltd Hole Hearted 4.7%
Silver Surrey Hills Brewery Ltd Shere Drop 4.2%
Bronze Hogs Back Brewery Ltd A over T 9.0%


Bitters (up to 3.9%)

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold Hopdaemon Golden Braid 3.7%
Silver Pilgrim Surrey Bitter 3.7%
Bronze Grand Union Grand Union Bitter 3.7%


Best Bitters (4.0 to 4.5% abv)

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold Surrey Hills Brewery Ltd Shere Drop 4.2%
Silver Whitstable Brewery East India Pale Ale 4.1%
Bronze Flowerpots Brewery Ltd Wheatsheaf Bitter 4.2%
Bronze The Oakleaf Brewery Co Ltd Nuptu’ale 4.2%


Premium Bitter (4.6 to 4.9% abv)

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold The Oakleaf Brewery Co Ltd Hole Hearted 4.7%
Silver Goddards Brewery Ltd Fuggle-dee-dum 4.8%
Bronze Westerham Brewing Co Ltd Special Bitter 4.8%


Strong Ales (5% +)

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold Hogs Back Brewery Ltd A Over T 9.0%
Silver Ringwood Brewery Ltd Old Thumper 5.6%
Bronze Ballards Brewery Ltd Nyewod Gold 5.0%


Milds

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold Gribble Brewery Ltd Pukka Mild 3.5%
Silver The 1648 Brewing Co Ltd Three Threads 4.3%
Bronze Arundel Brewery Ltd Sussex Mild 3.7%

Porters, Strong Milds, Old Ales & Stouts

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold Meantime Brewing Co London Stout 4.5%
Silver Dark Star Brewing Co Ltd Espresso 4.2%
Bronze Grand Union Brewery Co Honey Porter 4.9%

Speciality Beers

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Gold The Oakleaf Brewery Co Ltd I can’t believe it’s not bitter 4.9%
Silver Meantime Brewing Co Wheat Beer 5.0%
Bronze West Berkshire Brewery Full Circle 4.5%


Bottled Beers

Position Full Name of Brewery Full Name of Beer ABV %
Joint Gold Hopdaemon Brewery Co Ltd Green Daemon 5.0%
Joint Gold Westerham Brewery Co Ltd William Wilberforce Freedom 4.8%
Bronze Butts Brewery Ltd Barbus Barbus 4.6%

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