National & Regional Beer Competitions

2017

SIBA North West Independent Beer Awards 2017

Bolton Whites Hotel, Macron Stadium, Bolton, BL6 6SF

DATE OF JUDGING & ANNOUNCEMENT 4th October

Overall Champion of the Cask Competition

 

 

Sponsored by Napthens Solicitors

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hawkshead Brewery Windermere Pale 3.5
Silver Hooded Ram Brewing Company Conrod Hoppy Pale 4.8
Bronze Northern Monkey Brew Co Underdog 6

 

Cask Standard Mild Ales & Brown Ales

 

Sponsored by Rankin Brothers & Sons

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold The Borough Brewery Summertime Dark 4
Silver Coach House Brewing Co Ltd Gunpowder Mild 3.8
Bronze Watermill Inn & Windermere Brewing Co Blackbeard 3.7

 

Cask Standard Bitters & Pale Ales

 

Sponsored by Rankin Brothers & Sons

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hawkshead Brewery Windermere Pale 3.5
Silver Blackedge Brewing Company Ltd Session 3.5
Bronze Prospect Brewery Ltd Whatever! 3.9

 

Cask Best Bitters & Pale Ales

 

Sponsored by SPASoft Ltd

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Spitting Feathers Brainstorm 4
Silver Barngates Brewery Tag Lag 4.4
Bronze Hophurst Brewery Ltd Cosmati 4.2

 

Premium Bitters & Pale Ales

 

Sponsored by Charles Faram & Co Ltd

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hooded Ram Brewing Company Conrod Hoppy Pale 4.8
Silver RedWillow Brewery Wreckless 4.8
Bronze Blackedge Brewing Company Ltd IPA 4.7

 

Cask Strong Bitters & Pale Ales

 

Sponsored by Rankin Brothers & Sons

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Prospect Brewery Ltd Big Adventure 5.5
Silver RedWillow Brewery Shameless 5.9
Bronze Peerless Brewing Knee Buckler IPA 5.2

 

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

    Brewery Product ABV
Gold Northern Monkey Brew Co Underdog 6
Silver Brewsmith Beer Oatmeal Stout 5.2
Bronze keswick Brewing Co Dark Horse 6

 

Cask Speciality Light Beers

 

Sponsored by CBI Insurance

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Fool Hardy Ales Riptide 5
Silver Coach House Brewing Co Ltd Elderflower 4.1
Bronze Blackedge Brewing Company Ltd Ginger 4.5

 

Cask Speciality Mid to Dark Beers

    Brewery Product ABV
Gold RedWillow Brewery Smokeless 5.7
Silver Lancaster Brewery chestnut red 4.5
Bronze Cumbrian Legendary Ales Vanilla Oatmill Stout 4.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Champion Small Pack Beers

 

Sponsored by Beatson Clark Ltd

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hawkshead Brewery Brodie’s Prime Export 8.5
Silver Wily Fox Brewery Karma Citra 4.3
Bronze Brightside Brewing Company Amarillo Single Hop IPA 5

 

Small Pack Standard Mild Ales & Brown Ales

    Brewery Product ABV
Gold Brimstage Brewery Scarecrow 4.2
Silver Southport Brewery Ltd Dark Night 3.9
Bronze Keswick Brewing Co Keswick Bitter 3.7

 

Small Pack Standard Bitters & Pale Ales

 

Sponsored by Muntons Plc

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Wily Fox Brewery Karma Citra 4.3
Silver Bollington Brewing Co. White Nancy 3.6
Bronze Brimstage Brewery Sandpiper Light Ale 3.6

 

Small Pack Premium Bitters & Pale Ales

 

Sponsored by Rastal GmbH & Co KG

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Wily Fox Brewery Black Pearl Black IPA 4.9
Silver Keswick Brewing Co KSB 4.8
Bronze Hawkshead Brewery Sundown 4.5

 

Small Pack Strong Bitters & Pale Ales

 

 

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Brightside Brewing Company Amarillo Single Hop IPA 5
Silver Hawkshead Brewery NZPA 6
Bronze Weetwood Ales Oregon Pale 5

 

Small Pack Premium Strong Beers

 

 

  Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hawkshead Brewery Brodie’s Prime Export 8.5
Silver Watermill Inn & Windermere Brewing Co Shih Tzu Faced 7
Bronze Spitting Feathers NSFW 7.5

 

 

Small Pack Premium Lager & Pilsners

    Brewery Product ABV
Gold Hawkshead Brewery Hawkshead Lager 5
Silver Joseph Holt Ltd Crystal Gold 4.6
Bronze Brightside Brewing Company Helles Lager 4.8

 

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

    Brewery Product ABV
Gold Blackedge Brewing Company Ltd Black Stout 4
Silver Windmill Brewery Liverpool Porter 4.5
Bronze Weetwood Ales Maori Sidestep 4.4

 

Small Pack Speciality Light Beers

    Brewery Product ABV
Gold Coach House Brewing Co Ltd Blueberry Classic Bitter 5
Silver Joseph Holt Ltd Humdinger 4.1
Bronze Hawkshead Brewery Chuckleberry Sour 3.5

 

Small Pack Speciality Mid to Dark Beers

    Brewery Product ABV
Gold Prospect Brewery Ltd Clementine 5
Silver Hawkshead Brewery Tiramisu Imperial Stout 10
Bronze Alphabet Brewing Co Flat White 7.4
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