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Beers from Oakham Ales at the 2017 YBF

Oakham Ales new 75 barrel brew house officially opened on Friday 13th October 2006 (It's first commissioning brew was on April 1st 06). A large party of people consisting of brewers, industry guests, VIPs and the talented group responsible for the success of the project attended to see the opening ceremony conducted by the two partners, Paul Hook and John Bryan with lots of help from all of the Oakham staff. The symbolic padlock and chain was cut by John Wood, the original owner and brewer, who left Oakham Ales way back in 1995.

Location : Peterborough

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ABV 4.2% Bitter

A light gold, refreshing beer with grapefruit, lychee and gooseberry aromas leading to a dry bitter finish.

Barrel Sponsor - Simply Bathrooms & Bedrooms of Sherborne

Bishop's Farewell

ABV 4.6% Premium Bitter

Strong premium bitter of structured quality dominated by elaborate fruity hop notes with a grainy background and dry finish.

Barrel Sponsor - Shaw Pet Centre