20th-23rd March – Leicester CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival 2013 Preview

Address: Charotar Patidar Samaj Hall, Bay Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 3AE (Website)

Entry Price/Session times:

Wed 20th March: 5pm-11pm (£2.50)
Thu 21st March: 11am-11pm (Free before 3pm/£2.50 after 3pm)
Fri 22nd March: 11am-11pm (£2.50 before 3pm/£3.50 after 3pm)
Sat 23rd March: 11am-10pm (£2.50 before 5pm/Free after 5pm)

Tickets: Available on the door.

Concessions: Free admission all periods upon showing a valid CAMRA membership card.

Festival glass: The festival glass will be available in half pint goblet and tankards marked at 1/3 and 1/2 pint measure and pint straight, lined at 1/2 and pint, oversized and priced at £2.50. This is refundable when you have finished as long as the glass is not damaged.

Ciders/Perries: Approx 35 ciders/perries will be available.

Cornish Orchards. Duloe, Cornwall

Farmhouse medium cider 4.8%

Vintage dry cider 7.2%

Perry 5%

Ashridge, Totnes. Devon

Medium dry still cider 6.8%

Brimblecombes, Dunsford, Devon

Vintage 2010 Dry Cider 6%

Green Valley Cyder, Clyst St George,Devon

Rum Tiddly Tum cider 7.4%

Hunts,Paignton, Devon

Sweet cider 6%

Lyme Bay Winery, Axminster, Devon

Jack Ratt Cider 6%

West Lake, Beaworthy, Devon

Cider 6.5%

Winkleigh Cider Company, Winkleigh, Devon

Sams medium 6%

Wiscombe, Colyton, Devon

Suicider 8%

Gwynt Y Ddraig, Glamorgan

Black Dragon medium cider7.2%

Two Trees perry 4.5%

Brook Farm, Wigmore, Herefordshire

Cider 6.5%

Perry 6.5%

Gwatkins, Abbey Dore, Herefordshire

Farmhouse Perry 7.5%

Olivers, Ocle Pychard, Herefordshire

Medium cider 6.5%

Medium perry 6.5%

Charnwood Cider, Bradgate, Leicestershire

Medium vintage cider 6%

Dry cider 6%

Farmer Fear, Mountsorrel, Leicestershire

Thirsty Farmer medium cider 5.5%

Thirsty Farmer dry cider 5.5%

Eve’s Wilding, Kettering, Northamptonshire

Medium cider 6%

Rockingham Forest, Middleton,Northamptonshire

Red Kite cider 6.5%

Vintage perry 6.5%

Bridge farm, Yeovil, Somerset

Perry 6.5%

Burrow Hill,Martock, Somerset

Medium dry cider 6%

Chant/Naish, West Pennard, Somerset

Dry cider 7.5%

Crossmans , Hewish, Somerset

Prime Orchard cider 6%

Farmhouse cider 6%

Hecks, Street, Somerset

Port wine of Glastonbury cider 6.5%

Rich’s, Burnham on Sea, Somerset

Legbender cider 6%

Sheppy’s, Bradford on Tone, Somerset

Medium cider 6%

West Croft, Burnham on Sea, Somerset

Janet’s Jungle Juice 6.5%

Hogan’s, Alcester, Warwickshire

Hazy Daisy cider 3.9%

Perry 5.4%

Food: The festival will feature English food such as our famous Stilton Cobs, Sausage Rolls, Pork Pies, Crisps, Nuts, Pork Scratchings etc and our very own Curry House on site. We will again offer authentic curries making the beer go down a treat. These will be available throughout the duration of the festival. Last orders for curries will be 30 mins before closing time.

Entertainment: TBC


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    Paul S said,

    Entertainment will be the usual Rockingham Forest vs Torkard Cider Shove ha’penny match, thursday afternoon on the cider bar. Maybe this year RF will list all the rules before the game starts 😉

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