The Cow Shed Beer Festival 2019
We headed over to Bakewell today for the second annual Cow Shed Beer Festival. Held in the Bakewell Agricultural Business Centre this year’s festival showcased 40 ales from within 30 miles of Bakewell, along with local cider, food stalls and live music.
The local ales were brought together by main sponsors Peak Ales, with beers from Aldward Artisan Ales, Brampton Brewery, Brunswick Brewery, Collyfobble, Dancing Duck, Derby Brewing Company, Derventio, Funky Hop Donkey, Hairy Brewers, Industrial Ales, Lenton Lane, Little Critters, Little Eaton, Littleover, Muirhouses, Shiny, Thornbridge, Tollgate, Whim, Wincle, and Wolds Farm being showcased.
From the beer list we tried: Astryd (Thornbridge - Pale Ale), Great Ridge (Peak Ales - Pale Ale), Hacksaw (Thornbridge - New England IPA), Quack Me Amadeus (Dancing Duck - Vienna Lager), Raspberry Blonde (Little Critters - Blonde), MOA (Shiny - New Zealand Pale Ale), Cleopatra (Derventio - Fruit Beer), Indian Runner (Wincle - IPA), and Hair of the Dog (Hairy Brewers - Bitter).