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The Oast Beer Festival 2019
21 & 22 June 2019

There will be 40 Kent beers and ciders from local breweries including a unique "Toast to the Oast" beer brewed specifically for the festival. The 2018 beer list can be downloaded as a colour coded PDF file

There are also ciders - the list is here

Once inside you can collect your glass and buy vouchers for the beer and cider. The vouchers cost £10 and are cards marked up with amounts from 10p to £1 that total £10. The beer and cider bar is located in the kiln adjacent to the car park, it doesn't take cash and is tokens only. You can order each beer as pints or halves. When you've chosen your beer or cider please order by the number in the programme and on the barrel and the amount will be marked off your card.

Beers cost between £3.00 and £3.40 depending on the strength

2018 Beers below. Beers for the 2019 festival will be published in late May 2019

# Brewery Beer ABV Style
1 Four Candles Toast to the Oast 4.5 Golden Ale
  Specially brewed golden ale for the festival with Target and Chinook hops.
  Donated by Prince Of Ales micropub Rainham


Angels and Demons Bombay Social 3.8 IPA
  Light in character with huge hop loveliness.
  Sponsor: Regal Van Hire 


Angels and Demons Racing Tiger 4.2 Lager
  Easy drinking dry hopped Lager is the perfect execution of aromatic hops, infused with a timeless full flavour. 
  Sponsor: Medway CAMRA


Breakwater Cow Juice 4.2 Milk Stout
  Vintage Milk Stout. Smooth, rich, chocolate heaven.  
  Sponsor: Kevin Ralph / Studio-ipd4186


Breakwater Dover's Pale Ale 3.6 Pale Ale
  Hoppy, dry, golden bitter ale. Easy going, but with a great character. 
  Sponsor: Owen Hair Design Rainham 


Canterbury Ales The Wife of Bath's Ale 3.9 Bitter
  A crisp spicy golden bitter with citrus hops and a long dry finish.


Canterbury Ales The Knight's Ale  4.6 Ruby Ale
  Dark and complex malt base with roast and toffee notes, and a classic Goldings hop finish.


Dartford Wobbler Peddler's Best 4 Bitter
  A mid strength copper-coloured bitter with floral fruit notes that finish with an oaky dry flavour.
  Sponsor: Cobbler Elf


Dartford Wobbler Country Wobbler 4.8 Golden Ale
  Bold flavours of malt and hops with a long clean and dry finish.


Gemstone Sapphire 4 Golden Ale
  Light hoppy pale ale with a clean and refreshing taste.
  Sponsor: Body Coaches


Goody Ales Genesis 3.5 Ruby Ale
  Dark ruby coloured single hop ale with a full flavour and lasting bitter finish.
  Sponsor: Physiotherapy2fit


Goody Ales Goodness Gracious Me 4.8 IPA
  Robust and citrus flavoured IPA evoking the taste of the Raj during this Indian summer.
  Sponsor: JDB Ventures Ltd 


Hop Fuzz Bullion 5.1 IPA
  Special IPA with a Bullion hop kick.
  Sponsor: Rainham Theatrical Society Oast Theatre 


Hop Fuzz Yellow Zinger 3.7 Pale Ale
  Summer session ale using three citrus hops. A great refreshing ale.
  Sponsor: Ann Chandler


Hopdaemon Skrimshander I.P.A. 4.5 IPA
  An aromatic copper-coloured pale ale with a refreshing taste and a fruity finish.
  Sponsor: Clive Emson


Iron Pier Bitter 4 Bitter
  An easy drinking bitter with honey and toffee flavours complimented by spicy hops and smooth bitter finish.
  Sponsor: MEMS


Iron Pier Perry Street Pale 3.7 APA
  Session pale ale made with fruity American hops giving an orange and grapefruit aroma.
  Sponsor: The Seeing


Kent Black Gold 4.1 Black IPA
  Dark and mysterious with the easy drinking qualities of a golden ale.


Kent Session Pale 3.7 Pale Ale
  A light and hoppy session beer with hints of citrus and elderflower.
  Sponsor:  Jason Liddiard

Kent Prohibition 4.8 APA
  A citrusy Pale Ale highly hopped with some of the latest US hop varieties.
  Sponsor:  Customers of the Prince Of Ales Micropub
21 Kent Beyond the Pale 5.4 Pale Ale
  A full flavoured golden pale ale with a powerful punch of US and NZ hops!
  Sponsor: Owen Hollands
22 Mad Cat Emotional Blackmail 4.5 Ruby Ale
  Delicious peppery and spicy Ruby Rye ale, with a background of rich dried fruits.
  Sponsor: King George V Pub Brompton
23 Mad Cat Serious Plottin’  4.9 Saison
  Saison refreshing summer ale with added rhubarb for tartness.
  Sponsor:  Animals Lost & Found in Kent
24 Musket Ball Puller 4 Bitter
  Classic Kentish Bitter with a smooth and lingering after taste.
25 Nelson Nelson's Blood 6 Strong Ale
  A strong malty ale that has mellow roast tones. Slightly nutty and fruity with a warming aftertaste.
  Sponsor: Nelson Brewery
26 Nelson Pieces of Eight 3.8 Golden Ale
  A light refreshing ale, full of hop flavours and a hint of chocolate in the aftertaste.
  Sponsor: SMB Diving 
27 Old Dairy Copper Top 4.1 Bitter
  Rich dark premium bitter with a delicious toffee caramel body and chocolate undertones, this is truly an ale to savour.
  Sponsor: Raigins
28 Old Dairy Uber Brew 3.8 Pale Ale
  Bursting with hops, extremely clean-drinking hoppy pale ale with a strong floral aroma.
29 Range Ales Black 'Ops 4.8 Black IPA
  Black IPA not for the faint hearted.  Easy drinking, a sublime modern ale with a smooth coffee like finish and tastes of liquorice.
30 Rockin' Robin RPA 3.9 Pale Ale
  A light fresh pale ale, English and American hops create a very quaffable pint.
31 Rockin' Robin Rockin Royale 4.1 Pale Ale
  New world pale ale. A blend of hops create a unique tropical fruity flavour.
  Sponsor: One Property Solutions
32 Tonbridge American Pale 5 APA
  A classic, full bodied APA with a smooth malty flavour. American hops provide a distinctively crisp and refreshing citrus finish.
  Sponsor: Freedom of spirit
33 Tonbridge Firebrick Red Ale 4.5 Ruby Ale
  A full bodied ruby red ale with a rich, tangy malt taste. English and German hops provide a pronounced fruity finish.
  Sponsor: South Eastern
34 Wantsum Black Prince 3.9 Mild
  A rich, full bodied Kent mild, smooth on the pallet with subtle hop notes.
35 Wantsum Dynamo 4.3 Golden Ale
  A crisp, light golden ale, fruity and floral with an orange citrus twist.
  DK Travel
36 Wantsum Black Pig 4.8 Porter
  Adapted from an imperial Russian Porter recipe, incredibly smooth with burnt chocolate and smoky malt and floral notes.
37 Westerham British Bulldog 4.1 Bitter
  A rich, full bodied best bitter in the traditional Kent style.
38 Westerham Spirit of Kent 4 Pale Ale
  Pale ale hopped with nine different types of Kent bred hops in a total of nine separate additions.
39 Whitstable  Jester 4.4 Golden Ale
  Flavours of tropical fruit and grapefruit with a delightful lush aroma.
  Sponsor: JDB Ventures Ltd
40 Whitstable  Oyster Stout 4.5 Stout
  A classic Stout with deep chocolate and mocha flavours.
  Sponsor:  Hackett-Kyne Academy of Irish Dancing 


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