Hitchin 2018

Please note, all drinks are subject to change until they are delivered on the Tuesday prior to the festival!


Brewery Drink Name Style Location ABV
Elusive BrewingAztec ChallengePorterWokingham, Berkshire6%
A smooth and rounded Porter with a fruity smokiness from cherrywood smoked barley and a comforting chilli warmth. Partially de-seeded Scotch Bonnets were used at the end of the boil
Weird Beard Brew CoOf Wolf and ManWheatHanwell, London9.6%
Amplified Gyle 29, K*ntish Town Beard, with Imperial American Wheat
Bone MachineVostok FuelCoffee StoutYork7.4%
Bold roasty stout notes + big, strong and fresh coffee notes + deep notes of molasses
ChorltonMosaic Oatmeal SourSingle Hop SourManchester5.6%
Grapefruit Juice Explosion
CloudwaterHelles Tettnanger (Gyle 426)HellesManchester4.8%
This Helles features Barke Pils malt for a smooth and traditional flavour. We used a light aroma addition of Tettnanger, and fermented with WLP833 for a delicate flavour profile.
Magic RockBotany of DesireDIPAHuddersfield, Yorkshire8.7%
Golden Promise, Wheat Malt and Pinhead Oats. Hopped with Mosaic, Citra, Simcoe and Denali which give tropical pineapple, citrus and stone fruit flavours. We also added honey in fermentation.
MarbleEarl Grey IPAEarl Grey IPAManchester6.8%
Additions of earl grey during fermentation, heavy infused hopping.
Pig & PorterPrimordial SüpSession IPAKent4.4%
A session IPA created by Pig and Porter and Primordial Radio, named by Primordial Radio.
Pig & PorterSandstormLagerKent4.9%
Saaz & EXP431 lager (“proper” lager too…)
TempestLong White CloudNZ-Hop EPATweedbank, Scottish Borders5.6%
Lots of tropical aroma upfront, chased by light malt, pineapple, and citrus flavour.
TempestPale ArmadilloSession IPATweedbank, Scottish Borders3.8%
The Pale Armadillo is a full flavoured beer with orange citrus and tropical hop notes, packed into an easy drinking ABV with mellow malt and long dry hop finish.
Vibrant ForestFarmhouse AleBelgian SaisonLymington, Hampshire5%
This blonde saison is full of gentle earthy and spicy flavours from the Belgian yeast strains. We gently dry-hop it to give a fresh citrus edge to the finish.
Vibrant ForestMetropolisBlack IPALymington, Hampshire6%
This is a near black beer that’s been infused with loads of big American hops. The aroma is one of an IPA and the initial flavours are similar. The end, brings in slight chocolate flavours.
CloudwaterDIPA CitraDIPA8.5%
AbbeydaleNelson Sauvin DIPADIPA9%
Bone MachineFunny Bone4%
Bexar CountyDeath of Tomorrow3.6%