Norfolk brewer scoops gold and bronze double at regional beer awards

Dave Parish presents Judi-mae Alderton, Head of Marketing for Woodforde’s, with the award. Pictures:

Dave Parish presents Judi-mae Alderton, Head of Marketing for Woodforde’s, with the award. Pictures: RPM Ltd - Credit: Archant

Award winning Norfolk brewer Woodforde's has added two more accolades to its trophy list.

It scooped gold and bronze awards for packaged beers at the SIBA (Society of Independent Brewers) East Independent Beer Awards 2018.

Nelson's Revenge won gold in the Bottle/Can British Premium Beer (4.5pc-6.4pc) category.

Winning its first award, bronze in the Bottle/Can Session IPA (up to 4.3pc) category went to Woodforde's 4.3pc ABV Norada.

There were 270 entries in 25 categories covering cask and packaged beers from brewers from across the region, which is one of eight covering England, Scotland and Wales.


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James Armitage, Woodforde's commercial and marketing director, said: 'We're delighted to add two more awards to our growing list of accolades, and it's always pleasing to have our brews acknowledged as among the very best by people who really know their beers.'

Established in 1980, SIBA represents the interests of around 830 independent craft breweries.

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