Information for the Summer Moon festival in 2019 will be on this page in Spring 2019. 

This is the information we published for our 2018 festival.

2018 FESTIVAL INFORMATION BEGINS (subject to change for the 2019 festival)

This is what we had on the beer and real ale list for 2018

All drinks subject to availability.

Read the Beer Manager’s report.   New and returning sponsors are very welcome, please visit our Become a Sponsor page.

Please note that there is a strict under 18 policy. Young people and families are most welcome, under 16's must be accompanied by a parent/responsible adult.
Challenge 25 will operate at this festival, so if you are 25 years or under please bring a valid ID with you - no ID, no alcohol. Please do not be offended if asked about your age.
BREWERYNAMEABV (Alcohol % by volume)DESCRIPTIONSPONSOR
NOTE: Ales described as "V unfined". These are unfined vegan friendly offerings - reference the Beer Manager's report.
ATLANTIC
Newquay, Cornwall
MANDARINA CORNOVIA4.5V unfined blonde beer full of citrus orange throughoutBeefeater Steak Restaurants
BAYS
Paignton, Devon
SUMMER ALE3.9Pale thirst quenching beer with a crisp citrus hop characterBays Brewery
BAYSTOPSAIL4.0Well balanced deep amber beer with subtle sweetness throughoutBays Brewery
BAYSGOLD4.3Easy drinking light golden ale with lemon citrus overtonesBays Brewery
BAYSTRUNK ALE4.5 Supporting elephant conservation, well balanced deep amber aleBays Brewery
BAYSSPECIAL MOON ALE4.6A special blend of Bays Gold and Devon DumplingBays Brewery
BAYSDEVON DUMPLING5.1Strong golden beer, fresh hop character and smooth taste with well balanced sweetness throughout, CAMRA SW Champion Strong Ale 2018Bays Brewery
BEAT ALES
Taunton, Somerset
NEW WAVE4.5V unfined golden ale with fruit flavours of tangerine, melon and apricotA-Z Builders
BLACK TOR
Christow, Devon
BLONDE3.8Easy drinking light ale with a dry crisp finish and mild bitterness. Aromas of citrus and stone fruitsJD Wetherspoon, Isaac Merritt, Paignton
BLACK TOR
SUNSHINE PALE4.2Hoppy pale ale with citrus flavours & tropical fruit aromas, with a smooth malty backbone and a crisp dry finishBlack Tor Brewery
BLACK TORRALEIGH 4004.4In honour of Sir Walter Raleigh, a refreshing amber ale, well balanced and malty with a pleasant hoppy aroma and a hint of Seville orangesTorbay Taxis
BRIDGETOWN
Totnes, Devon
CHEEKY BLONDE4.5Straw coloured heavily hopped beer with lovely citrus notesBridgetown Brewery
BRIDGETOWNSHARK ISLAND STOUT4.5Hemp has been used as an aroma hop to give an earthy citrus flavourHarleyford Aggregates
(Zig Zag Quarry)
BRIDGETOWNWEST COAST IPA4.7Fruity IPA with a dry bitter kickTimber Store Devon
COTLEIGH Wiveliscombe, SomersetFOWL PLAY4.3Smooth & malty, honey flavour leading to a citrus finishJD Wetherspoon, The Richard Hopkins, Newton Abbot
DARTMOOR Princetown, DevonTHREE HARES4.4Golden brown ale with a rich spicy taste of Dartmoor heather honeyDartmoor Brewery
DARTMOORJAIL ALE4.8Full-bodied dark amber beer brewed with Dartmoor malted barley and English hopsD&RG Electrical
DARTMOORDARTMOOR IPA4.0Highly drinkable, light golden coloured beer with a unique blend of English hopsSouth West Plumbing Services Ltd
DEVON EARTH Buckfastleigh, DevonLOST IN THE WOODS5.2A dark porter, winner of the Double Locks Best Beer in Devon Torbay & District Funeral Partners
DORSET
Dorchester, Dorset
JURASSIC DARK5.9Dark wheat beer with a rich chocolate and port flavour and forest fruit aroma. SIBA Champion Cask Ale at Tuckers Maltings 2018 AB Coaches
ELECTRIC BEAR
Bath, Somerset
INSPECTOR REMORSE4.7V unfined, smooth, dark and mysteriousMilber MOT & Service Centre
ELECTRIC BEARWERRRD4.2V unfined session IPA aromas of grapefruit, mango & orange peelParkers Family Funeral Directors
EXMOOR ALES Wiveliscombe, SomersetWICKED WOLF4.2Juniper berries in the brew give fruit & floral aromas with a clean finishJD Wetherspoon, The Talk of The Town, Paignton
EXETER
Exeter, Devon
AVOCET3.9Organic light straw-coloured ale with a refreshing citrus taste and hoppy aromaExeter Brewery
EXETERFERRYMAN4.2Well balanced sweet warm malt flavour, blackcurranty aroma and crisp bitter finishSupa Roofing and Power Tools Ltd
EXETERDARKNESS5.1A rich, dark full-flavoured stout with complex chocolate and coffee flavoursTucker Electrical Engineers & Contractors
FINE TUNED
Somerton, Somerset
SUNSHINE REGGAE4.2Fruity and refreshing pale alePark Inn
HANLONS
Exeter, Devon
SUMMER BRIGHT3.4Light hoppy golden ale, classic English hops, sweet aromaHanlons Brewery
HANLONSYELLOW HAMMER4.2Aromatic with pineapple and banana fruitiness with a delicate hoppy finish from dry hopping with First GoldJD Wetherspoon, The Jolie Brise, Teignmouth
HANLONSSTORM STAY5.0Amber to copper colour with a toffee & floral hop aroma, dry but mellow finishHugh Mills & Gaye Funeral Directors
HANLONSPORT STOUT4.8Bitter & satisfying with a unique softness and mellowing warmth that lingers on the palate, multi award winnerAspire Electrical Ltd
HUNTERS
Ipplepen, Devon
CRISPY PIG4.0Light gold ale with aroma of apples and fruit, and a sharp and hoppy taste with a hint of applesRockfire
HUNTERSROYAL HUNT5.5Copper-coloured strong bitter. Full-bodied spicy and moorishTwo Mile Oak Public House
ISCA
Holcombe, Devon
DAWLISH ALE3.8V Unfined Full of English Goldings, Fuggle & Bramling Cross hops & West Country maltIsca Brewery
ISCANEPTUNE3.8V Unfined Grapefruit aroma leading to a dry, bitter finish. Dry hopped with CitraBickley Mill Inn
ISCAISCA GOLD4.5V Unfined Full of Pioneer & Amarillo hops leading to a dry, bitter finishK J Lack Family Funeral Services
NEW LION
Totnes, Devon
TEA Q94.2Refreshing summer ale with a hint of Earl Grey teaNew Lion Brewery
NEW LIONTOTNES STOUT4.4V unfined, silky & smooth due to the addition of oats, offers a great mouthfeel coupled with deep roasted & coffee notesThe Local Cooperative Food
NEW LIONELDERFLOWER PALE4.9Very limited special one off brew made with hand-picked elderflowersSCI Masonry Ltd
PIDDLE
Dorchester, Dorset
SILENT SLASHER5.3Lager style beer, sweet with a refreshing, dry bitter finishThe Torbay Taxation Agency
PLATFORM 5
Newton Abbot, Devon
THE COASTER4.0Light coloured bitter with hints of grapefruitThe Lord Nelson Public House
POWDERKEG Woodbury Salterton, DevonSPEAK EASY4.3Transatlantic Pale Ale, uniting robust malt and epic fruitiness with balanced bitterness and a clean finishPowderkeg Brewery
POWDERKEGCALIFORNIA SOUL4.6Steam Beer, bright copper-coloured with lightly sweet malt, balanced by a firm bitterness from the hops and topped with a botanical wood and herb aromaThe Smugglers Inn, Holcombe
POWDERKEGIDLER3.9Modern English copper ale with warm, rounded malt, a relaxed bitterness and mellow fruity hoppinessThe Linny Public House
RED ROCK Bishopsteignton, DevonBACK BEACH3.8Goldings, Eureka & Northern Brewer hops give a floral nose with a crisp, clean taste and a slightly dry finishRed Rock Brewery
RED ROCKRUSHY MEDE4.4Cardinal, Eureka & Cascade hops give a floral citrus nose complemented by a subtle honey sweetness and fresh hop after tasteB&R Garden Services
RED ROCKBREAK WATER4.6Subtle aromas of dried fruits & malt whilst delivering slight flavours of nuts, fruit and a hint of caramelT & I Stockman Funeral Directors
RIVIERA
Stoke Gabriel, Devon
RIVIERA PALE ALE3.9Hoppy pale gold ale, light and easy drinkingCentrax Industries Ltd
ROAM
Plymouth, Devon
TAVY PORTER5.2Porter with a roasted bittersweet flavour and intense chocolate finishJD Wetherspoon, The Vigilance, Brixham
ST AUSTELL
St Austell, Cornwall
TROPICALE4.0Golden pale ale, single hopped with Citra for a totally tropical tasteFab Frames Ltd
ST AUSTELLBEE KEEPERS BREW3.8Golden, light & sweet ale made using Cornish honeyOld Quarry Farm Aquaponics and Heritage Orchard
SALCOMBE
Kingsbridge, Devon
SHINGLE BAY4.2Easy drinking golden ale with a pleasant fruity aroma and a subtle crisp bite with notes of blackberry & spiced fruitSalcombe Brewery
SALCOMBEGOLD4.2Gold ale with a long hoppy finish, citrus driven aroma with hints of melon, apricot & peachClockwork Marketing
SALCOMBELIFESAVER4.8Malty flavour with a smack of citrus & orange peel, gently fading into a subtle liquorice and toffee character with a floral finishPersonal Asset Management
SKINNERS
Truro, Cornwall
HOPS 'N' HONEY4.0Pale beer containing Cornish honey, with citrus hop zing balanced by sweet honey and bitternessH.B.D.Floors Ltd
SKINNERSLUSHINGTONS4.2Bursting with fruit, aromas of lime, mangoes & lychee, creamy texture & slight strawberry finishStone Script, Monumental Masons
SKINNERSKICKOV4.3World Cup brew with Cornish malts & finest European hopsP Novis, Traditional Window Cleaner
SKINNERSPORTHLEVEN4.8Zesty with strong citrus aromas with a zip of lemon & lime in the mouth ending with a flash of passion fruitNeil Tucker, Van sales, MOTs, Repairs, Bodyshop
SOUTH HAMS Stokenham, DevonSTUMBLE BEE4.2A hoppy beer with a sting in the tail using Maris Otter malt and a touch of golden honeySouth Hams Brewery
SOUTH HAMSHOPNOSIS4.5Golden ale with hoppy fruit notes in the aroma, taste and lingering finishSouth Hams Brewery
SOUTH HAMSEDDYSTONE4.8A beacon amongst beers, resolute, trusted and brewed with all the heart of the great engineers who strove for perfection Coastal Windows and Conservatories
SOUTH HAMSSHERMAN6.4Combination of American hops, this fruity beer raises a glass to our locals and all the GI's that participated in Operation TigerRomany Jones Cafe
SPREY POINTTEMPEST6.4V unfined, powerfully flavoured milk stout with organic Ethiopian coffee beans, cacao nibs and vanilla beans with added lactose for a smooth flavour & bodyRDS Refrigeration
SPREY POINTGIRL FRIDAY5.5V unfined New England style IPA, Tuckers malt & Mosaic hops give a fruity aroma and golden orange colourSprey Point Brewery
TEIGNWORTHY Newton Abbot, DevonGOOGLY ALE4.6Golding hops with a light malt give a smooth slightly creamy finishTeignworthy Brewery
TEIGNWORTHYBEACHCOMBER4.5A lager style real ale, bright golden, citrus flavoursAlan Davis Automatics
TINTAGEL
Tintagel, Cornwall
MERLIN'S MUDDLE5.2Strong amber bitter with balanced malt & hop flavoursBryn Jones Transport
TREEN'S
Ponsanooth, Cornwall
ESSENTIAL3.8Biscuit & cereal malt flavours with a robust citrusy hop aroma with a hint of spice, Gold award winner at Falmouth 2017Buyrite Tyres
TWISTED OAK Wrington, SomersetLEVERET4.6Gold award in Premium Ales and Silver Overall Champion at Tuckers Maltings 2018Coffinswell Partners
WHITE HORSE
Oxfordshire
VILLAGE IDIOT4.1Golden beer using an idiotic amount of fresh hops to create a refreshingly clean bitter beer, so who's it in honour of?JD Wetherspoon, The Green Ginger, Torquay
YEOVIL
Yeovil, Somerset
HOPKANDI3.8Comet & Godiva hops give a well balanced fruity citrus flavour with a moreish finishYeovil Ales
YEOVILFABARILLO4.2Crisp clean golden bitter with light citrus flavours and hints of elderflowerC & O Engineering
YEOVILLYNX WILDCAT4.3Bronze full bodied hoppy bitter, sweetness from a specialist malt with grapefruit hop flavours and aromas
Charles Darrow, Commercial Property Agents
Please note that there is a strict under 18 policy. Young people and families are most welcome, under 16's must be accompanied by a parent/responsible adult.
Challenge 25 will operate at this festival, so if you are 25 years or under please bring a valid ID with you - no ID, no alcohol. Please do not be offended if asked about your age.