Rudgate Ruby Mild has been voted Champion Beer of Britain at the Great British Beer Festival (GBBF) 2009. The 4.4 per cent ABV beer is brewed by the Rudgate Brewery in Tockwith, North Yorkshire. The ale was chosen as the overall winner from more than 60 finalists in seven categories (Best Bitters, Bitters, Golden Ales, Milds, Speciality, Winter Beer and Strong Bitters). Second place went to Attila from Oakham brewery in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire and third place was won by Dr Hexter’s Healer from the West Berkshire brewery.
The Morning Advertiser has announced the Regional Category Winners of the Great British Pub Awards. These awards are designed to specifically reward the licensee for their hard work, dedication and entrepreneurial skills. Best Cask Beer Pub, Best Community Pub, Best Freehouse & Best Cellar are some of the thirteen categories up for grabs Great British Pub Awards: winners shortlist here
The Great British Beer Festival is a 5-day celebration of beer and brewing, staffed by over 1,000 volunteers. Join CAMRA at Earls Court for an event where variety and choice abounds. Win tickets to the GBBF Here