National & Regional Beer Competitions

2009/2010

DATE OF JUDGING                                     15th January 2010

DATE  OF ANNOUNCEMENT                     15th January 2010

Overall Champion of the Competition

Sponsored by SIBA North Region

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Saltaire Brewery Ltd Cascade Pale Ale 4.8%
Silver Saltaire Brewery Ltd Triple Chocoholic 4.8%
Bronze Acorn Brewery of Barnsley Ltd Conquest 5.7%

Milds  (Up to 4.0%)

Sponsored by ABUK Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Bank Top Brewery Ltd Dark Mild 4.0
Silver Prospect Brewery Ltd Nutty Slack 3.9
Bronze Coach House Brewing Co Ltd Gunpowder Strong Mild 3.8

Bitters & Pale Ales  (Up to 4.0%)

Sponsored by Murphy & Sons Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Ilkley Brewing Company Mary Jane 3.5
Silver Alnwick Ales Ltd Tyneside Blonde 3.9
Bronze Marble Brewery Pint 3.9

Best Bitters  (4.1 – 4.5%)

Sponsored by Charles Faram & Co Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Allendale Brewery Co Ltd Golden Plover 4.1%
Silver Bollington Brewing Company Ltd Bollington Best 4.2%
Bronze Bowland Beer Co Ltd Admiral of the Blues 4.4%

Premium Bitters  (4.6 – 4.9%)

Sponsored by Flying Firkin

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Saltaire Brewery Ltd Cascade Pale Ale 4.8%
Silver Barngates Brewery Ltd Red Bull Terrier 4.8%
Bronze Lancaster Brewery Lancaster Red 4.9%

Strong Bitters  (5.1 – 5.5%)

Sponsored by Hallamshire Brewery Services

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Greenmill Brewery Chief 5.5
Silver Ossett Brewing Company Ltd Excelsior 5.2
Bronze Mordue Brewery Mordue IPA 5.1

Strong Ales  (Over 5.6%)

Sponsored by Napthens Solicitors

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Acorn Brewery of Barnsley Ltd Conquest 5.7
Silver Marble Brewery Dobber 5.9
Bronze Keswick Brewing Company Thirst Celebration 7.0

Porters, Strong Milds, Old Ales & Stouts

Sponsored by Thomas Fawcett & Sons

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hambleton Ales Nightmare 5.0%
Silver Bollington Brewing Company Ltd Oat Mill Stout 5.0%
Bronze Goose Eye Brewery Ltd Over and Stout 5.2%

Speciality Beers

Sponsored by D. A. Smith Brewing Services

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Saltaire Brewery Ltd Triple Chocoholic 4.8
Silver Beartown Brewery Peach Melbear 4.4
Bronze Elland Brewery Ltd Eden 4.2

Bottled Beers

Sponsored by Close Brewery Rentals

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Cumbrian Legendary Ales Loweswater Gold 4.3
Silver Frodsham Brewery Frodsham 800 ale 4.6
Bronze Barngates Brewery Ltd Red Bull Terrier 4.8

Bottled Bitters

Sponsored by Close Brewery Rentals

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Frodsham Brewery Frodsham 800 ale 4.6

Bottled Golden Ales

Sponsored by Close Brewery Rentals

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Cumbrian Legendary Ales Loweswater Gold 4.3

Bottled Dark & Strong Beers

Sponsored by Close Brewery Rentals

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Barngates Brewery Ltd Red Bull Terrier 4.8

Bottled Speciality Beers

Sponsored by Close Brewery Rentals

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Wold Top Brewery Against the Grain 4.5
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