Beer Festival

2019 will see the introduction of our first ever Beer Festival!

Being held within the craft and food festival, there will be a range of lagers, ales, wines, spirits and soft drinks.

This will be open all 3 event days, including during Sherburn’s Party in the Park.

See the table below for some of the lagers and ales that will be at the festival.

Brewery Name Tasting Notes ABV
Half Moon Lightweight Pale A bright golden session ale, with zesty lemon peel overtones and floral spice finish.   Low in strength, big in flavour. 3.0%
Half Moon Old Forge Bitter An amber coloured ale with a soft spiced lemon and honeyed flavour.   The hop character is well-balanced with a mellow bitter finish. 3.8%
Half Moon Dark Masquerade VF Mild A rich ruby/brown ale which is packed with dark chocolate and liquorice flavours.   Warm, smoky and intriguing. 3.6% UNFINED VEGAN FRIENDLY
Brown Cow Thriller in Vanilla Porter A scrumptious rich porter brewed with fresh vanilla pods complimenting the complex dark malts. A Thriller in Vanilla that packs a punch ! 5.1%
White Dragon Pale A pale aromatic beer, refreshing with a good level of bitterness, citrus undertones and a clean finish. 4.0%
Elland Nettle Thrasher Bitter Copper-coloured traditional ale, brewed using six different malts and robust flavours from the combined use of English hop varieties. 4.4%
Acorn Barnsley Bitter Bitter Award winning Barnsley Bitter is brewed using the finest quality Maris Otter malt and English hops. Chestnut in colour, having a well rounded, rich flavour, it retains a lasting bitter finish. 3.8%
Neepsend Yaimea IPA Single hopped IPA brewed with NZ hop variety, Waimea.   Pronounced bitterness with a citrus and pine aroma. 5.5%
Abbeydale Moonshine Pale A beautifully balanced pale straw-coloured premium bitter with a distinctive floral aroma, leading to a predominantly citrus taste, with grapefruit and lemons to the fore, and a quenching bitter finish. 4.3%
Spotlight One More Pale American pale made with British Maris Otter flaked oats and caaramber malt, with  Magnum and Perle for Bittering. Then a big dose of cascade simcoe and motueka hops for a lovely aroma. 3.9%
Jolly Sailor Selby Blonde Blonde Refreshing straw coloured ale with a light floral aroma. 4.0%
Bad Seed Burn Rate American Pale El Dorado is a big American hop. Firm bitterness gives way to bright tropical fruit flavours with notes of pineapple and mango. 4.2% UNFINED VEGAN FRIENDLY
Great Newsome Pricky Back Ochan Bitter Medium bodied golden session bitter. Nutty, toffee aroma with complex butterscotch & mild citrus notes through to a satisfying bitterness. 4.2%
Brass Castle Misfit Pale Soft, crushable pale ale. A rolling hop-swap beer, showcasing various hop pairings. 4.3% UNFINED, VEGAN, GF
Fruit Lupe Pale Pale ale, twinning Equinot hops and melon. The second in the Fruit Lupe series. 4.8% UNFINED, VEGAN, GF
Hop Studio Gold Golden A juicy, easy drinking contemporary craft golden ale. Soft rounded bitterness. Big citrus and peachy tropical fruit flavour. 4.5%
Wold Top Anglers Reward Golden A refreshing golden pale ale with a fruity bitterness and refreshing aftertaste.  Brewed with Wold grown malts and hopped with the fruity Cascade and Goldings hops. 4.0%
North Riding Cascade Pale U.S. hopped pale ale using one of the first American hops to grace our shores, we love this hop and the unique citrus qualities it puts into beer. 4.0%
Great Heck Mount Mosaic Golden Mosaic is added in the boil to release the tropical fruit flavours this hop is known for and then its dry hopped with Mount Hood which imparts a spicy, almost herbal like aroma and finish. The perfect end to a satisfying beer !!! 4.5%
Little Black Dog Rhubarb Pale Pale  English Pale Ale is brewed with a  pale malts and a whole host of rhubarb, finished by whirlpooling a bunch of Citra hops to give a zesty aroma. The addition of rhubarb directly into the fermenter makes this beer a perfect Summer drink! UNFINED
Elderflower Amber Amber Amber ale with a light, toasted, toffee backbone along with  English Elderflowers, and a balanced bitterness. Late hopped with Cascade  to give a floral, citrus aroma UNFINED
Leeds Leeds Pale Pale An easy drinking pale ale. Light and hoppy with delicate floral notes and a well balanced finish. 3.8%
Brew York Jarsa IPA Very refreshing and sessionable pale with hints of orange and sherbet. 3.7%
Ossett White Rat Extra Pale Hoppy ale made from low colour Maris Otter malt. A combination of three high alpha American hops produce an intensely aromatic & resinous finish. 4.0%
Tapped Sheaf Street Pale Pale Packed full with Centennial and Mosaic hops, this session pale has big tropical fruit aromas which carry through into the taste. Notes of grapefruit in the taste with a pleasant bitterness. 4.5%
Ainsty Ales Ainsty Angel Pale An easy drinking session pale ale with a refreshing clean and smooth finish. 3.6%
Flummoxed Farmer Blonde A light Blonde Ale with a Grapefruit and Tropical nose, giving a refreshing and slightly Hoppy, dry finish. 4.0%
Thornbridge Jaipur IPA A citrus dominated India Pale Ale, its immediate impression is soft and smooth yet builds to a crescendo of massive hoppiness accentuated by honey. An enduring, bitter finish. 5.9%
Brass Castle HELLES Lager Light, refreshing, Munich Helles-style Lager. 4.4% GLUTEN FREE
Revolutions Swoon Milk Stout Multi-award winning sweet stout with the moreish flavour of chocolate fudge. 4.5%