29th-30th August – 24th Harbury CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival 2014 (Harbury, Warwickshire) Preview

Address: Village Hall, Harbury, near Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV33 9JE (Website)

Entry Price/Session times:

Fri 29th August: 5:30pm-11:30pm (£10*)
Sat 30th August: 11:30am-4pm (£10*) & 6pm-11:30pm (£10*)

* = Includes entrance fee, refundable festival glass and drink tokens.

Refundable souvenir festival glass: £TBC

Concessions: Extra tokens for card carrying CAMRA members in lieu of the entrance fee.

Tickets: Available on the door.

Ciders/Perries: The following ciders/perries will be available:

Cider ABV Type Description
Abrahalls Slack Alice 4.60% Medium A medium well rounded mellow cider with a very slight tart finish. Suitable for vegans and coeliacs)
Broadoak Bristol Port 6% sweet A fruity, colourful cider with a delicious apple taste.
Gwynt y Ddraig Fiery Fox 6.50% Medium Golden medium cider with a refreshing apple aroma. Smooth balanced flavour that has a fresh, crisp sharpness.
Ty Bryn Sunset 7.50% Medium Sweet Aroma is rich spicy ripe apples. The taste is similar, however the sweet richness of the apples themselves makes it very balanced and super drinkable.
Sandford Orchards Fannys Bramble 4% Blackcurrent A marriage made in a Devon lane. Blackberries and cider, a fruity joyous light and easy cider.a uniquely fruity and refreshing cider.
Hecks Portwine of Glastonbury 5% Medium Dry Gloucestershire cider made from a single variety of apple, namely Court Royal! The cider is finished off in Port barrels to give it that lovely taste.
Amber Nectar
Millers Fancy
Perry Medium Dry
Rous 1 2013 Batch matured in whisky barrels for nine months. Lighter coloured cider is an Eastern Counties style cider made from a blend of Sharps and Sweets from traditional Worcestershire orchards.
Rous 2 2013 Batch matured in whisky barrels for nine month.
Tardebridge 1 Mediumish
Tardebridge 2 Dryish

Food: The food will be provided by the Village Hall Committee together with the Scouts and will provide pork pies and samosas, hot dogs, bacon and cheese rolls.


Saturday Entertainment

The Hereburgh Morris team will be dancing during the Saturday afternoon session as usual.

Saturday evening’s musical entertainment will be from the ukulele band Strumtoopers. Expect covers of everything from the Beatles to Michael Jackson; from reggae to classic rock.


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