Thank you everyone for all your support in attending the Tewkesbury Winter Ales Festival 2016. We have had many complimentary comments (and two grumbles) about how once again you enjoyed the organisation and all those wonderful winter ales. Below are the results of the judging to find Gloucestershire's Champion Winter Ale (judged by a tasting panel from Gloucestershire CAMRA) and the Beer of the Festival (nominated by you).
Beer of the Festival
1st place: for the second year running you voted for Dark Star - Crème Brûlée
2nd place: Cloudwater - Imperial Stout
3rd place: Corinium - Caracalla
Champion Winter Beer of Gloucestershire 2015/16
Congratulations to Severn Vale Brewery as their Severn Swans was judged to be the overall Champion Winter Ale and winner of its class in Best Bitter.
Gloucester Brewery won the Bitter category.
Brewhouse and Kitchen's Miserwood won the Strong Bitter category.
Goff's Black Knight won the Porters/Stouts category.