12th Redhill Beer Festival

Thursday 3rd, Friday 4th & Saturday 5th November 2016 have been booked with Merstham Village Hall. Further details in spring/early summer next year after the first meeting to organise the festival has taken place but it is not expected that major changes will take place.

11th Redhill Beer Festival

Thursday 29th, Friday 30th & Saturday 31st October
At Merstham Village Hall, Station Road North, Merstham, RH1 3ED
150 metres west of Merstham Station and close to 405 Croydon/Redhill bus route

Thursday 29th Oct: 12 noon – 11.00pm
£2.00 before 4.00pm, then £3.00 until 11.00pm
Friday 30th Oct: 12 noon – 11.00pm
£2.00 before 4.00pm, then  £4.00 until 11.00pm
Saturday 31st Oct: 12 noon – 6.00pm (while stocks last) Free admission

£2 returnable deposit for glass at all sessions
Programme included with admission
£1.00 discount for CAMRA members at all fee-paying sessions.

Following the changes last year to the way beer is paid for, when tokens were used for the first time, the feedback has been generally positive so the same system will be used again this year.


Food and soft drinks available at all sessions

Below are the beer and cider lists showing what will be available when we open on Saturday morning, see style column for those which are not available. There are still over 40 beers available and 8 ciders. The cider list is after the beer list.

If you have any queries about the festival please contact Martin Longhurst.

Beer list

Brewery Beer Style ABV
360 Degrees Single Hop #41 Bitter 4.1%
Adur Hop Token Summit Bitter 4.0%
Adur Very Merry Andrew Barley Wine 9.2%
Bowman Swift One Sold Out 3.8%
Bowman Lapwing Bitter 4.0%
Bowman Wallops Wood Bitter 4.0%
Cairngorm Trade Winds Sold Out 4.3%
Crooked Brook 3 Heads Pale Ale Sold Out 4.5%
Dark Star Hophead Bitter 3.8%
Dark Star Espresso Bitter 4.2%
Dorking Gold Sold Out 3.8%
Dorking Smokestack Lightnin’ Bitter 4.0%
Downton New Forest Ale Bitter 3.8%
Downton Pumpkin Ale Sold Out 4.2%
Downton Port Stout Stout 5.2%
Firebird Old Ale Sold Out 4.5%
Firebird Paleface APA Bitter 5.1%
Godstone Trechman’s Hop Will not be available 3.8%
Harbour Session Sold Out 4.3%
Harbour India Pale Ale Bitter 5.5%
Highland Scarpa Special Sold Out 4.2%
Highland Sneaky Wee Ork. Stout Sold Out 4.2%
Irving Invincible Bitter 4.6%
Irving Iron Duke IPA Bitter 5.3%
Kent Cobnut Bitter 4.1%
Kent KGB Bitter 4.1%
Kent Altered States Bitter 4.7%
Kissingate Black Cherry Mild Sold Out 4.2%
Kissingate Chennai IPA Sold Out 5.0%
Kissingate Powder Blue Porter Sold Out 5.5%
Langham Triple XXX Mild 4.4%
Langham Best Bitter 4.5%
Langham Black Swallow Sold Out 6.0%
Little Beer Little Haka Sold Out 3.5%
Little Beer Biere de Guildford Bitter 4.8%
Old Dairy Red Top Bitter 3.8%
Old Dairy Green Hop Sold Out 4.0%
Pig & Porter Strangely Brown Porter 4.8%
Pig & Porter Red Spider Rye Bitter 4.8%
Pilgrim Vulcan Alia Bitter 4.3%
Pilgrim Autumnale Sold Out 4.5%
Pilgrim Sarason Stout Stout 4.5%
Portobello Very Pale Ale Will not be available 4.0%
Portobello American Pale Ale Bitter 5.0%
Ramsgate Gadd’s Rye Pale Ale Bitter 4.0%
Ramsgate Gadd’s Green Hop Ale Bitter 4.8%
Rudgate IPA Bitter 5.2%
Sarah Hughes Green Gold Sold Out 4.2%
Sarah Hughes Dark Ruby Mild Sold Out 6.0%
Sarah Hughes Snowflake Sold Out 8.0%
Siren Craft Liquid Mistress Bitter 5.8%
Siren Craft Broken Dream Sold Out 6.5%
Surrey Hills Ranmore Bitter 3.8%
Surrey Hills Albury Ruby Bitter 4.6%
Surrey Hills Collusion Bitter 5.2%
Thurstons Horsell Gold Bitter 3.8%
Thurstons Milk Stout Stout 4.5%
Tillingbourne Source Bitter 3.3%
Tillingbourne Evolution No.5 Bitter 3.8%
Tillingbourne Hop Troll Bitter 4.8%
Weird Beard Mariana Trench Sold Out 5.3%
Weird Beard Decadence Stout Stout 5.5%
Weltons Dark Side Bitter 3.6%
Weltons Red Rose Mild Mild 4.9%
Westerham Bonfire Bitter Sold Out 4.0%
Westerham British Bulldog Bitter 4.1%
Whitstable Renaissance Ruby Mild Mild 3.7%
Whitstable Grafty Green Hop Bitter 4.8%

Cider and Perry list

Producer Cider or Perry Name Style ABV
Black Pig Cider Sold Out 6.0%
Chiddingstone Cider Bone dry 7.5%
Garden Cider Co. Vintage Medium 6.0%
Hecks Hendre Huffcap Perry Medium 6.0%
JB Cider Dry 7.5%
South Downs Cider Medium 4.5%
Vachery Cranleigh Crusader Sweet 6.0%
Vachery Shalford Shuffle Elderflower 6.0%
Wobblegate Brighton Rocks Medium 4.0%
Wobblegate Pink Sold Out 4.5%

10th Redhill Beer Festival

Thursday 30th, Friday 31st October & Saturday 1st November
At Merstham Village Hall, Station Road North, Merstham, RH1 3ED
150 metres west of Merstham Station and close to 405 Croydon/Redhill bus route

Thursday 30st Oct: 12 noon – 11.00pm
£2.00 before 4.00pm, then £3.00 until 11.00pm
Friday 31st Oct: 12 noon – 11.00pm
£2.00 before 3.00pm, then  £4.00 until 11.00pm
Saturday 1st Nov: 12 noon – 6.00pm (while stocks last) Free
(£2 returnable deposit for glass at all sessions)
£1.00 discount for CAMRA members at all fee-paying sessions.


Programme included with admission
Food and soft drinks available at all sessions

Below are the beers and ciders which have been delivered for the 2014 Redhill Beer Festival. Over 50 are still on as we open on Saturday, see below for details.

If you have any queries about the festival please contact Clive Jennings.

Beer list for 2014 (updated 1/11/2014)

Brewery Beer ABV Style
Batemans Black & White 3.6% Bitter
Bowman Elderado 3.5% Bitter
Bowman Dapple (Light) 3.6% Mild
Bowman Swift One 3.8% Sold Out
Bowman Moo Moo 4.3% Milk Stout
Box Steam Piston Broke 4.5% Bitter
Brighton Bier Fat Boy Stout 4.2% Bitter
Brightwater Little Nipper 3.3% Bitter
Brightwater Daisy Gold 4.0% Bitter
Bristol Beer Factory Milk Stout 4.5% Milk Stout
Burning Sky Plateau 3.5% Sold Out
Burning Sky Devils Rest 7.0% Bitter
By The Horns Stiff Upper Lip 3.8% Bitter
By The Horns Diamond Geezer 4.9% Bitter
Canterbury Brewers Topaz 4.7% Bitter
Canterbury Brewers Foundyman’s Gold 5.8% Porter
Clarence & Frederick Golden Ale 3.8% Bitter
Clarence & Frederick Croydon Wild Hop 4.5% Sold Out
Dark Star Hophead 3.8% Bitter
Dark Star Original 5.0% Bitter
Dorking Gold 3.8% Bitter
Dorking Smokestack Lightning 4.0% Bitter
Downton German Pale Ale 4.2% Sold Out
Downton Marlin Pale 4.2% Bitter
Dunham Massey Chocolate Cherry Mild 3.8% Sold Out
Dunham Massey Dunham Porter 5.2% Not On
East London Pale Ale 4.0% Bitter
Everards Original 5.2% Bitter
Firebird Old Ale XXXX 4.5% Sold Out
Franklins English Garden 3.8% Sold Out
Goldmark Ebony Mild 3.5% Mild
Goldmark Hercules IPA 5.6% Bitter
Grainstore Rutland Beast 5.3% Mild
Hawkshead Brodies Prime 4.9% Bitter
Highland Orkney IPA 4.8% Sold Out
Highland Imperial Stout 8.0% Stout
Ilkley Mary Jane 3.5% Sold Out
Irving Captain B 5.3% Bitter
Irving Intrepid 4.9% Bitter
Kissingate Toffee Cog 5.0% Bitter
Kissingate Mary’s Ruby Mild 6.5% Mild
Langham Halfway To Heaven 3.5% Bitter
Langham Black Swallow 6.0% Bitter
Late Knights Hop Of The Morning 4.2% Stout
Loch Lomond Bonnie & Bitter 3.6% Sold Out
Loddon Ferryman’s Gold 4.4% Bitter
Loddon Hocus Pocus 4.6% Old Ale
London Fields Shoreditch Triangle 6.0% Bitter
Mauldons Macawbers Mild 3.5% Mild
Milk Street Funky Monkey 4.0% Bitter
Naked Beer Streaker 4.0% Sold Out
Oakham Citra 4.2% Bitter
Park Clive’s Farewell Special 5-6% Stout/Porter
Pilgrim Surrey Bitter 3.7% Bitter
Pilgrim Progress 4.0% Bitter
Pilgrim Quest 4.3% Bitter
Pilgrim Vulcan Alia 4.5% Bitter
Redemption Trinity 3.0% Bitter
Redemption Pale Ale 3.8% Bitter
Sarah Hughes Snowflake 8.0% Barley Wine
Surry Hills Shere Drop 4.2% Bitter
Surry Hills Albury Ruby 4.6% Bitter
Surry Hills Greensand IPA 4.6% Sold Out
Tillingbourne The Source 3.3% Bitter
Tillingbourne Black Troll 3.7% Bitter
Tillingbourne Falls Gold 4.2% Bitter
Tillingbourne Hop Troll 4.8% Sold Out
Welton Horsham Pale 3.7% Bitter
Welton Persian Princess 6.0% Porter
Windsor & Eton Windsor Knot 4.0% Bitter
Windsor & Eton Conqueror Black IPA 5.0% Bitter

Cider and Perry list for 2014 (updated 1/11/2014)

Producer Cider or Perry Name ABV Style
C.J. Wench Cider 7.5% Medium
Chiddingstone Cider 6.0% Med Dry
Crossmans Prime Farmhouse Cider 6.0% Dry
Gwatkins Yarlington Mill Single Varietal Cider 7.5% Sold Out
Perry Bros. Vintage Cider 7.5% Sweet
Sandford Orchard Shaky Bridge Cider 6.0% Medium
Winkleigh Autumn Scrumpy Cider 6.0% Med Sweet
Gwatkins Blackeney Red Single Varietal Perry 6.3% Med Sweet
Severn Sider Farmhouse Perry 6.1% Med
Troggi Perry 7.5% Dry


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