Gosforth Spring Beer Festival

Admission: £2.50
Glass: £1.50

Thursday: 4.30pm to 11pm
Friday: 12 noon to 12 midnight
Saturday: 12 noon to 12 midnight (Families welcome until 6.30pm)

Travel: Regent Centre Metro and bus station, or a large car park is available at the venue.

For more information call: 0191 2842586


North East Breweries are in blue.

Tasting Notes
Allendale North Sheep Ale 3.6 A light coloured amber bitter with a full fruity hop flavour.
Allgates Celtic Pale 3.9 An extra pale ale, brewed almost exclusively with Larger Malt and with American Chinook, cascade and Centennial hops providing citrus and floral notes.
Ayr Leezie Lundie 3.8 Floral with sweet citrus and soft fruits.
Big Lamp Prince Bishop 4.8 A well balanced fruity, light coloured beer.
Bird Brain Big Weaver 4.2
Black Iris Intergalactic IPA 6.2  A true IPA, a strong and pale brew
Black Iris Ported 4.6 A rich and complex porter with strong berry notes overlaying the chocolate and coffee.
Bowland Sawley Tempted 3.7 A copper coloured session ale with rounded fruit flavours and a spicy finish.
Brew Co Underdog 4.0
Elland Best Bitter 4.0 A dry and aromatic bitter using hops England and America. Strong aroma with a bitter finish.
Fallons Tattooers Arms 4.1 Light, floral and spiced up with
American Cascade.
Fallstaff Fistfull of Hops 4.5 Golden amber in colour with powerful hop aromas with citrus undertones.
Fallstaff Smiling Assassin 5.2 Dark amber in colour with a fruity malt nose. Fruity malt flavours and a fruity finish with hops coming through at the end.
Fullmash ESP 3.8 Refreshing flavours and delicate fruity aromas induce great character into this simple pale ale
Fullmash Manhattan Pale 5.2
Gundog Golden Cocker 4.1
Gundog Shotgun IPA 5.0 Citrus dominated, full bodied IPA.
Hopstar Dizzy Danny Ale 3.8 Light in colour, strength and body but not in taste. A smooth and compelling session bitter.
Jarrow Red Ellen 4.4 A rich ruby red, full-bodied ale with a citrus hop aroma
Kelham Easy Rider 4.3 A subtle, easy drinking premium strength pale ale, rich ruby red, full-bodied ale with a citrus hop
Kelham Pale Rider 5.2 This popular pale ale is a well balanced, strong and fruity ale flavoured with North American hops.
Mallinsons Citra 3.8 A very pale ale, brewed using Citra hops. Amazing grapefruit and light mango nose, bitter hoppy citrus taste, with a bitter grapefruit and light passion fruit finish.
Nutbrook Bit Lyke 4.4 A rich bronze beer having all the traditional traits provided by old English hops.
Nutbrook Irresponsibly 4.8
Ossett Yorkshire Blonde 3.8 Pale coloured ale, full bodied, well-rounded and slightly sweet on the palate.
Revolutions Ravenscroft 3.3 A hoppy pale session ale infused with fruity hop
flavours and aromas.
Rudgate Believe In Bitter 4.0 Golden coloured, balanced bittersweet and a crisp
zesty finish.
Rudgate Plain Sailing 3.6 Paler colour with moderate bitterness and a smooth finish.
Salamander Argy Bargy 4.0 Straw coloured session ale with complex citrus notes.
Salamander Stampede 4.0 Straw coloured session ale with a complex fruity hop character.
Shardlow Slayed 5.2 A fruity, pale amber ale, well balanced and strong.
Slaters Best 3.6 A golden bitter brewed with English Challenger and
Whitbread Golding hops, a traditional session bitter, where malt and hops are balanced together to a long pleasant astringency.
Thornbridge Jaipur 5.9 A Citrus dominated India pale ale, its immediate
impression is soft and smooth yet builds up to a
crescendo of massive hoppiness accentuated by
Three B’s Bee Blonde 4.0 A light dry balance of grain and hops with a delicate finish of citrus fruits. A distinctive pale bitter with a light refreshing taste.
Truefitt Erimus Ale 3.9 A pale ale from Middlesbrough’s newest brewery.
Truefitt North Riding Bitter 4.0
Tryst Brockville Pale 3.9 A very aromatic session ale. Pale and golden
Tryst Carronade 4.2 Packed full of citrus flavours from the distinctive
Washington state hops, combined with pale malt and Carron valley water make this a real thirst-quenching treat.
Tyne Bank Silver Dollar 4.9 Hoppy American ale, lasting bitterness and a citrus
Wentworth Black Zac 6.6 A mellow, dark ruby red ale with chocolate and pale malts. A ready made “Black and Tan”.
Wentworth Pilsner 4.5 Moderately hopped pale ale with and initial spicy
current flavour that leads to an aromatic grapefruit
Wood Street Ebony Stout
Wood Street Golden Larch 4.5
Wylam Galena 4.4 Rich chestnut in colour with complex malt character giving way to strong autumn fruit flavours and a spicy cassis aroma.
Wylam Shot Pit Brown Ale 4.7 A distinctive heavy-weight brown ale with a complex malt character. Brewed from two-row Crystal and black malts.

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