BEERS AVAILABLE AT FBF 2019

This is a list of the beers available for 2019
This table shows the name, brewer, brewing location, type , flavour and ABV%
Gin and Prosecco are available from the Gin and Prosecco bar
Various Ciders is available from the Kent Cider Company
 NameSponsered byBrewerBrewers DescriptionTypeABV%
FlintlockMusket BreweryA stunning best bitter which evokes a taste of an old English woodland, with shafts of dappled sunlight striking through green cedar trees.
Flintlock will ignite your tastebuds with its spicy orange undertones and just a hint of marmalade.
Best Bitter4.2
Fife and DrumMusket BreweryA Golden Ale which produces tantalising tastes and aromas of spice, honey, marmalade, floral and the merest hint of wild blackcurrant growing in the hedgerows of Kent. An ale which is akin to taking a refreshing stroll in the garden of England.Kentish Golden Ale3.8
TriggerMusket BreweryAn easy drinking, hoppy, Pale Ale that can magically transport you to rolling Hop Gardens, where wild flowers are in abundance and bees are pollinating the blackcurrant bushes.
Evokes childhood memories of bygone summers!
Kentish Pale Ale3.6
Ball PullerMusket BreweryThe epitome of a premier Kentish Bitter.
Admire its captivating colour, before the aroma of finest hops entices you to savour the smoothness and lingering after taste, leaving you wanting more of this most excellent beer!
Kentish Premier Bitter4
KGBKent BreweryA full-on dose of Golding and Fuggles hops for a taste of historic Kent.Kent Golding bitter4.1
Black MirrorKent BreweryA traditional Stout with modern US and NZ hops for extra aroma and flavour.Dry-hopped Stout4.5
ProhibitionKent BreweryA citrusy Pale Ale highly hopped with some of the latest US hops.American Pale Ale4.8
The New BlackKent BreweryA black version of an American Pale Ale. Light and hoppy with a subtle malt.Black APA4.8
PA03Brew Buddies BreweryThis beer is packed with the fresh citrus flavour of American and European hops, added in copious amounts throughout the brew and as a dryhop for maximum flavour.Cascade Sybilla Pale Ale4.3
Session BuddyBrew Buddies BreweryOur new session ale brewed with a light malt base and a medium mouth feel it is hopped liberally with East Kent Goldings, Aurora and Dana for a smooth hoppiness with fruity and floral characterSession Pale Ale3.7
ST01Brew Buddies BreweryA smooth dark stout with hints of chocolate. Hopped with Simcoe in both the boil and dryhop to impart a rich and smooth taste.Stout4.5
BB01Brew Buddies BreweryBrewed with a mixture of malts to give hints of caramel and chocolate,and Challenger and Bobek hops to provide a rounded bitterness with spicy and fruity and floral flavour notes.Best Bitter4.3
DynamoWantsum BreweryNamed to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Dunkirk evacuation, launched from these very Kentish shores. A crisp, light golden ale, fruity and floral with an orange citrus twist.Ale4.3
1381Wantsum BreweryThe year of the Peasants Revolt. A golden IPA combining pale and crystal malts with Williamette and Centenial hops to give delicate citrus and herbal aromas.IPA3.8
Black PrinceWantsum BreweryThe eldest son of Edward III who was married to Joan of Kent and buried in Canterbury Cathedral. A rich, full bodied Kent mild, smooth on the pallet with subtle hop notes. Gold Medal at the South East Regional Championship – September 2015. SIBA National Silver award 2016.Mild3.9
ImperiumWantsum BreweryThe name used to describe King Ethelbert’s true rule over the other sub kingdoms of Kent. A deep amber Best Bitter with smooth biscuit malts and a hoppy nose. Brewed exclusively with locally grown Kent Bullion hops.Best Bitter4
Black PigWantsum BreweryNickname for the Spanish Armada, whose wreckage was washed up on the coast near Deal after they were sunk by the English fleet and weather. Adapted from an imperial Russian porter recipe, this beer is incredibly smooth with burnt chocolate and smoky malt notes mixed with delicate hop bitterness and floral notes.Porter4.8
GADDS No 3Ramsgate BreweryThe true taste of East Kent, this pale ale is brewed simply with pale malt and Goldings hops grown on Humphrey’s farm, just down the road. It’s fresh, hoppy, clean and bitter. Champion Beer of Britain Finalist 2017.Pale Ale5
GADDS No 5Ramsgate BreweryA traditional Kentish Best bitter – the aroma is toffee malt and fresh green hops, the flavour is malt, hops and red berries with a full body and lingering bitter finish.Best Bitter4.4
GADDS No 7Ramsgate BreweryThe brewery workhorse. A simple beer brewed with Goldings hops for a little bitterness, Fuggles hops for flavour and some crystal malt for colour and body. Nice ‘n’ easy, drinks lovely.Pale Bitter3.8
GADDS SeasiderRamsgate BreweryA mellow, easy drinking ale brewed with a little crystal malt and a lot of Goldings hops. Nothing flash, just a very decent malty body and a balancing hop flavour.Amber Ale4.3
GADDS Black PearlRamsgate BreweryRoasted barley, malted oats and Kent-grown Fuggles hops combine to create this luscious, bible-black stout. First brewed for the Eddie Gilbert seafood restaurant and now brewed in honour of its founder, our friend Jonny Dunhill.Stout6.2
ÜBER BREWOld Dairy BreweryA 3.8% beer bursting with hops, extremely clean-drinking Hoppy Pale Ale with a strong floral aroma.
Full-bodied and full-flavoured yet gentle enough to make it a stunning session beer. Citra, Chinook and Equinox hops.
Bronze – SIBA South East Awards 2017
Pale Ale3.8
RED TOPOld Dairy BreweryRelax and enjoy this classic English ale brewed with Maris Otter, Crystal, Brown and Chocolate malts. Savour the delicious toffee flavours with a hint of coffee, perfectly balanced against the fruitiness, spice and hints of citrus from East Kent Golding, English Cascade and Challenger hops. Goes particularly well with meat or fish.Best Bitter3.8
COPPER TOPOld Dairy BreweryOur rich dark premium bitter has a delicious toffee caramel body with chocolate undertones from the Maris Otter, Crystal and Chocolate malts. Balanced with a spicy and fruity bite from the Bramling Cross and Challenger hops, this is truly an ale to savour. Perfect with steak or your favourite roast.Premium Bitter4.1
SUMMER TOPOld Dairy BreweryPull up a deck chair and relax. Brewed with smooth Maris Otter malts balanced perfectly with distinctive Cascade hops for a delicious citrusy flavour, Summer Top is the perfect summer beer to refresh you on a warm summer’s day. Light, golden and very drinkable. Enjoy chilled.Ale3.6
GenesisGoody AlesBest Hopped Ale in Kent 2013/14 and 2014/15 and Best Kentish Beer 2014 in
£65 per firkin Taste of Kent Awards the beginning beer, a dark ruby coloured hoppy bitter
with a full flavour and lasting bitter finish
Ale3.5
Good HealthGoody AlesBest Kentish Beer 2015 in the Taste of Kent Awards a golden ale with a fresh hoppy finish and undertone of zesty orange peelAle3.6
Good LifeGoody AlesBest Kentish Beer 2016 runner up in the Taste of Kent Awards fresh tasting pale ale bursting with citrus flavours, a host of golden hopsPale Ale3.9
Good HeavensGoody AlesAmbrosia… amber coloured, best bitter made with Kentish Pilgrim hopsBest Bitter4.1
Good LordGoody AlesRich, medium-full bodied porter with smooth roasted coffee tinge and silky bitter finish, the beer that must be obeyedPorter5
Kent CoastWhitstable BreweryTo make this session beer we took the finest Pale Ale Malt then added to it two huge helpings of the world’s most exciting hops. Both came together to deliver an intense burst of fruity flavour, refreshing bitterness and a brilliant golden colour in a beer that’s as memorable as it is drinkable!Pale Ale3.9
Pearl of KentWhitstable BreweryA gorgeous, easy-drinking Golden Ale where tropical fruit flavours come to the fore ahead of a subtle yet rewarding bitterness.Ale4.5
NativeWhitstable BreweryA classic copper-coloured Kentish Session Bitter which perfectly captures the ruggedness of a Whitstable Native. Satisfying malt flavours complement the aromas of the county’s most famous hops – the Fuggle and the East Kent Golding.Bitter3.7
Winkle Picker Whitstable BreweryA beautifully balanced amber Best Bitter; Winkle Picker’s maltiness offset by a firm but not overpowering bitterness and a delightful hint of orange delivers everything one could desire from a classic British Bitter.Best Bitter4.5
East IndiaWhitstable BreweryOur East India Pale Ale’s vibrant yet well-balanced hop flavours leave the palate with an assertive finish. A painstakingly chosen blend of aromatic hops complements the best British pale malt to give both its citrus floral aroma and glorious golden hue. This multi award-winning India Pale Ale is the perfect choice for all weathers! Pale Ale4.1