National & Regional Beer Competitions

2016

SIBA’s Midlands Independent Beer Awards 2016

Venue: The New Bingley Hall, 1 Hockley Circus, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 5PP

Date : 26th October 2016


Overall Champion of the Competition

Sponsored by Kemtile Hygienic Flooring

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Brampton Brewery Brampton Mild 4.9
Silver Great Oakley Brewery Tiffield Thunderbolt 4.2
Bronze Purity Brewing Company Pure Gold 3.8

Standard Mild Ales & Brown Ales

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Springhead Fine Ales Limited Drop o’ the Black Stuff 4.0
Silver Merrimen Brewing Ltd Black Beauty 3.9
Bronze Great Oakley Brewery Welland Valley Mild 3.6

Standard Bitters & Pale Ales

Sponsored by CBI Insurance

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Purity Brewing Company Pure Gold 3.8
Silver Totally Brewed Guardina of the Forest 3.8
Bronze Slater’s Ales Rye IPA 3.8

Best Bitters & Pale Ales

Sponsored by Charles Faram & Co Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Great Oakley Brewery Tiffield Thunderbolt 4.2
Silver Rebellion Beer Company Ltd Smuggler 4.2
Bronze Brunswick Brewing Company Triple Hop 4.0

Premium Bitters & Pale Ales

Sponsored by Muntons PLC

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Derby Brewing Company Drop it like it’s hop! 4.5
Silver Kinver Brewery Noble 4.5
Bronze Dancing Duck Brewery Waddle it be? 4.5

Strong Bitters & Pale Ales

Sponsored by Murphy & Son Limited

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Slater’s Ales Haka 5.2
Silver Shiny Brewing Co. Disco Balls 5.3
Bronze XT Brewing Company XPA – American IPA 5.9

Premium Strong Beers

Sponsored by Rankin Brothers & Sons

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Castle Rock Brewery Traffic Street Specials #8 Guns of Navarone 10.3
Silver Thornbridge Brewery Saint Petersburg 7.4
Bronze Kinver Brewery Over the Edge 7.5

Porters, Stouts, Old Ales, Strong Milds & Strong Brown Ales

Sponsored by Crisp Malting Group

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Brampton Brewery Brampton Mild 4.9
Silver Windsor Castle Brewery Ltd Sadler’s Mud City Stout 6.6
Bronze Castle Rock Brewery Sherwood Reserve 4.5

Speciality Beers

Sponsored by Boxmart Limited

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Backyard Brewhouse Ltd Coaltown 5.0
Silver Peak Ales Ltd. Chatsworth Gold 4.6
Bronze Idle Valley Brewery Ltd Coconut shy PA 4.2

Champion Small Pack Beers

Sponsored by Label Apeel

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Thornbridge Brewery Bayern 5.0
Silver Idle Valley Brewery Ltd Vacant gesture 3.8
Bronze Magpie Brewery Pica Oatmeal Stout 6.5

Small Pack Standard Mild Ales & Brown Ales
Sponsored by Beatson Clark Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold The Loose Cannon Brewing Company Abingdon Bridge 4.1
Silver Brampton Brewery Impy Dark 4.3
Bronze Pheasantry Brewery Dark Ale 4.2

Small Pack Standard Bitters & Pale Ales

Sponsored by SPASoft Ltd

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Idle Valley Brewery Ltd Vacant gesture 3.8
Silver Weal Ales Brewery Wealy Hopper 4.2
Bronze The Chiltern Brewery Gold 3.8

Small Pack Premium Bitters & Pale Ales

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Thornbridge Brewery AM:PM 4.5
Silver Great Oakley Brewery Gobble 4.5
Bronze The Chiltern Brewery John Hampden’s Ale 4.8

Small Pack Strong Bitters & Pale Ales

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Purity Brewing Company Longhorn IPA 5.0
Silver Holden’s Brewery Dragon’s Blood 5.6
Bronze Idle Valley Brewery Ltd Unpretentious Declarant 5.6

Small Pack Premium Strong Beers

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Magpie Brewery Pica Oatmeal Stout 6.5
Silver Thornbridge Brewery Wild Raven 6.6
Bronze Idle Valley Brewery Ltd 45th parallel 8.9

Small Pack Standard Lager & Pilsners

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Charnwood Brewery Liska 4.0

Small Pack Premium Lager & Pilsners

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Thornbridge Brewery Bayern 5.0

Small Pack Porters, Stouts, Old Ales, Strong Milds & Strong Brown Ales

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Lymestone Brewery Ltd Stone the Crows 5.4
Silver Weal Ales Brewery Centwealial Milk Stout 4.9
Bronze Brampton Brewery Brampton Mild 4.9

Small Pack Speciality Beers

Brewery Product ABV
Gold Titanic Brewery Plum Porter 4.9
Silver Thornbridge Brewery Cocoa Wonderland 6.8
Bronze Slater’s Ales Queen Bee 4.2
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