Barley wine tops at CAMRA festival

January 20th, 2006 | Posted by Real Beer

A Over T from Hogs Back Brewery, Surrey was named as the Supreme Champion Winter Beer of Britain 2006 by a panel of judges at CAMRA’s national winter celebration of beer. A Over T, which stand for Aromas Over Tongham, is a barley wine.

Gales Festival Mild won the silver. “Congratulations to Hogs Back. A Over T is a fantastic Barley Wine that fully deserves this accolade. I hope this will encourage more beer drinkers to try this style of beer,” said Steve Proscott, festival organizer. “It is also excellent news that Gales Festival Mild won the national Silver award. We hope this recognition will encourage Fuller’s to continue brewing this excellent brew at Horndean in Hampshire.”

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2 Responses to “Barley wine tops at CAMRA festival”

  1. L Anderson Says:

    Here are tasting notes from the 2006 CAMRA gluten free beer festival held at Chesterfield, UK.

  2. jackee Says:

    i also go in 2006 camra gluten free beer festival. its such a good festival and all of beer are of vareity with gluten free. i give congrulation to the winner.