Below are the bottles featured at the festival in 2013.

Belgium

Name: Nuits Blanche
Brewer: Abbaye des Rocs
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 7%
A wheat beer with blackcurrant. Deliciously fruity.
Name: Oude Gueuze
Brewer: Boon
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6.5%
Dry and sharp with citrus notes from pioneer lambic revivalist.
Name: Jambe de Bois
Brewer: De La Senne
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 8.5%
A modern Belgian Triple with pronounced hop character.
Name: Taras Boulba
Brewer: De La Senne
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 4.5%
Hoppy and highly drinkable blond beer from new but hugely impressive Brussels brewery.
Name: Pere Noel
Brewer: De Ranke
Country: Belgium
Style: Golden Ale
ABV: 7%
A Christmas beer in summer – and why not when it’s as good as this? Amber-blond with a dry finish.
Name: XX Bitter
Brewer: De Ranke
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6.2%
Excellent bitter pale ale with robust hopping.
Name: Triple Hop 2012
Brewer: Duvel Moortgat
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 9.5%
Stronger and notably more hoppy than the usual Duvel. This version uses Citra hops.
Name: Ultramour
Brewer: Ecaussinnes
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5%
Sweet and fruity – a big seller last year so we have extra stocks this time.
Name: Oude Gueuze
Brewer: Hanssens
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6%
Tart, slightly bitter and pleasantly dry from this old established lambic blender.
Name: Oude Gueuze
Brewer: Oud Beersel
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6%
Dry and bitter traditional gueuze from revived lambic blender.
Name: Oude Kriek
Brewer: Oud Beersel
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6.5%
Full fruit and lambic bitterness combine with a mellow finish. Notably high fruit content.
Name: Dry Hopped Lager
Brewer: Slaapmutske
Country: Belgium
Style: Lager
ABV: 5.4%
A Belgian pilsner with German hops and plenty of them.
Name: Tripel
Brewer: Slaapmutske
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 8.1%
Spicy but unspiced, pale amber tripel – another excellent beer from Dany de Smet.
Name: Tripel
Brewer: St Bernardus
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 7.5%
Blond, mellow and bitter beer of character.
Name: Wit
Brewer: St Bernardus
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5.5%
Very characterful and spicy wheat beer.
Name: Grand Cru
Brewer: St Feuillien
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 9.5%
Pale, elegant and hugely impressive top of the range beer.
Name: Blonde
Brewer: St Feuillien
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 7.5%
Well rounded and aromatic classic Belgian blonde beer.
Name: Watou’s Witbier
Brewer: Van Eecke
Country: Belgium
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5%
Lemony, cloudy and refreshing wheat beer – one of the best of its kind.

Denmark

Name: Mochaccino Messiah
Brewer: To Øl
Country: Denmark
Style: Speciality
ABV: 7%
Coffee brown ale with added lactose (for a touch of sweetness) and New World hops.

France

Name: Les Quebecoises
Brewer: Thiriez
Country: France
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5.5%
Refreshing wheat beer-light ale combination. A good quencher.
Name: Etoile du Nord
Brewer: Thiriez
Country: France
Style: Speciality
ABV: 4.5%
Pale ale-cum-saison generously hopped with Kentish hops from this French Flanders brewery.

Netherlands

Name: Extr-eem Spring Warrior
Brewer: De Eem
Country: Netherlands
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5.2%
Very hoppy and very refreshing single hop beer from this impressive Dutch micro.
Name: Heen & Weer
Brewer: De Molen
Country: Netherlands
Style: Speciality
ABV: 9.2%
“Back & Forth” - De Molen’s take on a Belgian abbey triple. A big and boozy beer.
Name: Citra
Brewer: De Molen
Country: Netherlands
Style: Speciality
ABV: 4.8%
Does what it says on the bottle – huge hops and a pale malt base make this very drinkable.
Name: Vuur & Vlaam
Brewer: De Molen
Country: Netherlands
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6.2%
“Fire & Flame” - Legendary IPA from this leading Dutch brewer. A good malt base and lots of hops.
Name: Rasputin
Brewer: De Molen
Country: Netherlands
Style: Stout
ABV: 10.7%
The first imperial stout made by De Molen and still arguably the best of the bunch. Limited quantity only.
Name: Hel & Verdoeminis
Brewer: De Molen
Country: Netherlands
Style: Stout
ABV: 11.9%
“Hell & Damnation” – this imperial stout has won awards across Europe. Limited quantity only.

Norway

Name: Porter
Brewer: Nogne Ø
Country: Norway
Style: Porter
ABV: 7%
Dark malts create coffee and dried fruit flavours.
Name: Pale Ale
Brewer: Nogne Ø
Country: Norway
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6%
Light and hoppy with Northern Brewer and Centennial hops.
Name: Imperial Stout
Brewer: Nogne Ø
Country: Norway
Style: Stout
ABV: 9%
Dark and rich. A sweetness on the palate is offset by roast malt bitterness

United Kingdom

Name: Telford Porter
Brewer: Conwy
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Porter
ABV: 5.6%
Excellent full-bodied and chocolatey. Limited quantity only.
Name: Champagne Ale
Brewer: Hornbeam Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 4.2%
Light, refreshing and delicious.
Name: White Swan
Brewer: Hornbeam Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 4.6%
 Delicately hopped and slightly cloudy wheat beer with the subtle addition of lavender.
Name: Dark & Divine
Brewer: Hornbeam Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 4.2%
Does what it says on the label (limited quantity only).
Name: Dunkle Deutsch Schwarzbier
Brewer: Hornbeam Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5.4%
Brewed by occasional guest brewer David Lauer. Authentic take on a classic German dark lager.
Name: Best
Brewer: Ilkley Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Bitter
ABV: 4%
Copper coloured Yorkshire bitter.
Name: Gold
Brewer: Ilkley Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Golden Ale
ABV: 3.9%
Golden and floral. Excellent session ale.
Name: Lotus IPA
Brewer: Ilkley Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5.6%
Traditional IPA with American and New Zealand hops.
Name: Pale
Brewer: Ilkley Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 4.2%
Crisp and hopped with Nelson Sauvin hops.
Name: Stout Mary
Brewer: Ilkley Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Stout
ABV: 4.5%
Full bodied oatmeal stout.
Name: Manchester
Brewer: Marble Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Golden Ale
ABV: 4.2%
Golden ale with hops a plenty. A classic.
Name: Lagonda IPA
Brewer: Marble Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5%
IPA with quadruple addition of hops!
Name: Dobber
Brewer: Marble Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5.9%
A modern classic IPA with a huge hop presence.
Name: Chocolate
Brewer: Marble Brewery
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Stout
ABV: 5.5%
Dark and rich with a quenching bitter finish.
Name: Dubbel
Brewer: Ticketybrew
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6.5%
Superb interpretation of a Belgian Dubbel – all the way from Stalybridge!
Name: Pale Ale
Brewer: Ticketybrew
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Speciality
ABV: 5.5%
Generous hops and a Belgian yeast make this hugely drinkable.
Name: Young’s Bitter
Brewer: Wells & Youngs
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Bitter
ABV: 3.7%
Traditional session ale.
Name: Young’s Gold
Brewer: Wells & Youngs
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Bitter
ABV: 4.8%
Fruity and dry with a bitter finish.

United States

Name: Snake Dog
Brewer: Flying Dog
Country: United States
Style: Speciality
ABV: 7.1%
Big, heavily hopped American Eats Coast IPA from Maryland.
Name: Hop Mountain
Brewer: Old Dominion
Country: United States
Style: Speciality
ABV: 6.6%
Red ale with a very strong hop character. Another East Coast brew – this time from Delaware.
Name: Oak Barrel Stout
Brewer: Old Dominion
Country: United States
Style: Stout
ABV: 6.1%
Smoked and peated malts, vanilla beans and oak chips make this beer wonderfully complex.