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The Charles Church
20th Annual Beer Festival
Saturday 27th Oct
1900 - 2330
Denmead Community Centre
School Lane PO7 6LU

Tickets £10 includes souvenir glass tankard & complimentary drink
A wide variety of local and national beers, plus a selection of wines, cider and soft drinks

Live music from "Checkers"

Raffle and BBQ

TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM: Tickets on sale now!
DISCOVER WINE 02392 255037
FLEURTATIONS 02392 255344
FOREST OF BERE 02392 263145



There will be Three levels of sponsorship this year:

Platinum sponsorship: The Denmead Community Association are pleased the announce that this year's Platinum Sponsor of the 20th Denmead Beer Festival will be "Charles Church South Coast" .

Silver sponsorship: Those who sponsor a barrel at a cost of between £40 and £60, depending on the beer, will receive two complimentary tickets to the Beer Festival.

Already pledged
Denmead Garage Services
Denmead Tyre Services
The Forest of Bere
South Downs Funeral Services
Coral Bookmakers
Discover Wine
Donline Computer Consultancy Ltd
Fox & Hounds Community Co-operative Ltd
Madgwick Ground Works
Jeffries Estate Agents
Traveplanners Waterlooville
Cycling with us Holidays
Fox & Hounds Pub

Bronze sponsorship: We are also looking for prizes to be donated for the Beer Festival Raffle.

Already pledged
Discover Wine
Barnard's Restaurant
The Bakehouse
Gino's Hairdressing for Men
Havant & South Downs College Restaurant
The Chairmarkers
The Horse & Jockey
This Year's Beer selected and sourced by Steve at the Fox and Hounds Denmead

Name of Drink        Brewery        Strenght by %          Comments          Sponsor

Twisted Thistle - Belheaven - 5.6% - Late hopped with Cascade and Hersbrucker to   give a nose-full of citrus grapefruit hops citrus-y hop aroma develops into a mouthwatering juiciness and finishes with a refreshingly bitter bite. Sponsored by the Fox & Hounds Co-operative Limited

Wolfpack Pilsner - Midnight Sun   Brewing Co - 4.4% - A traditional Czech Pilsner yeast is complimented with a hint of Galaxy and Hersbucker hops to make an easy drinking Pilsner. Sponsored by the Fox & Hounds Co-operative Limited
High & Dry - Urban - 5.5% - A juicy and intensely hopped American IPA with an earthy herbal base and citrus finish. Sponsored by The Forest of Bere

LSD - Langhams - 5.2% - An auburn beer with rich complex flavours and a deep red glow. The sweet maltiness is balanced with spicy hop aromas and a dry finish. Definitely   a drink to savour. Sponsored by Fox & Hounds Pub
Five Little Fishes - Andwell - 5.0% - A reddish tawny beer, this beer is a delightfully decadent tasting brew with roasted notes of toffee and biscuit.  Sponsored by Waterlooville Vets4Pets
Crafty Shag - Crackerjack - 5.0% - A smooth, strong, full   bodies, well balanced and rounded ale. Big on the malt taste but still clean on the pallet with Challenger and Rahau hops delivering the enjoyable fresh aftertaste. Sponsored by Corals Bookmaker
Iron Duke - Irving   Brewery - 4.9% - The clue’s in the name. A generously super-hopped deep deep gold American Pale Ale with a creamy, foamy head.

Double Maxim - Houghton le Spring - 4.7% - It delivers a mouth of full and rounded flavour that is well balanced and smooth and leaves a pleasant and lingering slightly sweet aftertaste. Sponsored by Cycling with us Holidays
Ruddy Darter - Andwell - 4.6% - This   ale is named after a deep red dragon fly found in local rivers and wetlands. The beer, the newest to the Andwell’s range, uses malted rye to create its characteristic ruby glow. The flavours and aromas derive from a combination of English hops. Sponsored by Gas-Fix

Brighton Belle - Hammerpot - 4.6% - Golden to pale amber American Pale Ale. Fresh floral hops notes, spicy orange, crisp grapefruit and a hint of caramel. Sponsored by Charles Church

Cwtch - Tiny Rebel - 4.6% - Grab a glass and relax with this untraditional Welsh Red Ale. A perfect blend of 6 caramelly malts and 3 citrussy American hops. Sponsored by Jewsons

Gold   Rush - Crackerjack - 4.5% - A premium golden ale, bursting  with flavour.  A subtle sweetness but not too overpowering.  Leaves a clean and crisp taste in the mouth.  A lingering morish after taste gained from the Cascade, Chinook and Challenger hop. Sponsored by Travelplanners Waterlooville
Black   Sheep - Masham - 4.4% - A   full flavoured premium bitter has a rich fruity aroma. Brewed using generous handfuls of choice Golding hops; it has a perfectly balanced but bitter sweet   malty taste with a long, dry and bitter finish. Sponsored by the Fox & Hounds Co-operative Limited
Ship Mate - Irving   Brewery - 4.3% -  Wheat Beer. A golden slightly hazy wheat beer brewed in traditional Witbier style using both malted wheat malted barley and malted oats, with the addition of Orange peel and Coriander alongside the syrian goldings hops. The nose is a pleasant orange and lemon zest, with a malt sweetness on the palate leading to a lasting almost warming spicy coriander finish. Vegan friendly. Sponsored by Donline Computer Consultancy Ltd

Red   Hunter - Hammerpot - 4.3% - A dark ruby ale with a full bodied, rich, sweet, slightly vinous malt character. Lightly balanced with finest English hops. Sponsored by Aubrey Madgewick Groundworks
Arapaho - Langhams - 4.9% - The clue’s in the name. A generously super-hopped deep deep gold American Pale Ale with a creamy, foamy head. Sponsored Denmead Garage Services

Knowle   Spring - Timothy   Taylor - 4.1% - A light, refreshing blonde ale with the depth of flavour you expect from Taylor’s beers. Named after the Knowle Spring upon which our brewery sits, and which provides the fresh spring water for all their brews. Sponsored by South Downs Funeral Services

Urban   Pale - Urban - 3.8% - A smooth session pale that unleashes a huge fruity hop flavour with aromas of grapefruit and tangerine. Sponsored by Denmead Tyre Services
Dizzy   Blonde - Robinsons - 3.8% - Fresh, exciting and full of zest. A straw coloured ale using Amarillo and Cascade hops from the U.S have inspired its Memphis Belle 50’s style look and feel, along with its distinct sharp character and a herbal or perfume like aroma. Sponsored by Discover Wine

Chucklehead Cider - Strong   Devon Cider - 7.0% - A small family business that has been making cider since 1993 producing an award-winning blend of traditional West Country Cider apples. Sponsored by Fairways Electrical Services Ltd

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