Abbesse Sauvignon Blanc

Abbesse Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Gold medal, super grassy, lemon fresh Sauvignon from a high quality vintage, very low on yields. At his family’s Touraine cellar, Noël Bougrier searches out the best grapes and employs them in this tongue tingling, citrusy, aromatic white.

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Amoras Rosado

Amoras Rosado 2017

Cabernet plus Portugal’s prized Castelão and Camarate combine to make this unique and deliciously vibrant rosado. Rosé is a speciality of Portugal and it shows clearly in the ripe berry fruit and refreshing zip of this superb family estate pink.

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Paris Street Pinot Noir

Paris Street Pinot Noir 2016

A delectable and supremely elegant Pinot Noir that perfectly displays how the Paris Street label offers gorgeous drinkability. It has a lightness of touch, a hint of spice and pretty berry fruit that makes it irresistible.

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Bond – Best of British

by Bond Brews

Session Bitter
4.0% Amber 

Brewed using three blends of malted barley and wheat to provide a full bodied, rich copper coloured, nutty and biscuity session bitter. Two whole leaf hop varieties are used to provide a good bitter-sweet balance and a subtle fruity aroma, giving way to a lingering chocolate malty finish

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Little London – Blacksmiths Gold

by Little London Brewery

Pale Ale
3.5% Pale 
First time at a beer festival

A light golden hoppy pale ale named after a local rock and folk band brewed from only English grown ingredients. Mashed from Extra Pale Maris Otter and Crystal malts from Norfolk and bittered with Fuggle and Golding hops from a Worcestershire farm.

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Loddon – Russet

by Loddon Brewery

Multigrain Bitter
4.7% Amber 

Russet is a ruby-red multi-grain beer brewed with barley, wheat, oats and Crystal Rye. Hopped with Fuggles and Styrian Goldings from Slovenia, Russet is a beer packed with flavour and aroma.

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LoveBeer – Dr Roo

by LoveBeer Brewery

English Pale Ale
4.0% Pale 

This Beer is a handcrafted English Pale Ale which is very light in colour based on the malted pale ale barley used in the brew. This beer was created as a summer session ale using English bittering hops and 2 types of late flavour hops from New Zealand and USA to get a delicious zesty taste. You can drink this one all day long.

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LoveBeer – OG

by LoveBeer Brewery

Sponsored by Adam and Eve Hair

Extra Pale Ale
4.1% Pale 

This is a really light and refreshing extra pale ale made using English malted barley and a couple of late whole hops. The aroma should be light, possibly tropical fruits or cut grass and the taste will be citrus and possibly hints of tangerine or rose.

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New Wharf – Lager

by New Wharf Brewing Co.

Craft Lager
4.6% Lager 
Brand new locally brewed craft lager

This Koln Style beer is fermented like an ale but matured as a lager. Straw in colour, which is lightly hopped and leads to crisp, refreshing bitterness. Served chilled and carbonated.

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Stardust – Optic

by Stardust Brewery

Pale Ale
4.2% Pale 

An aromatic hoppy pale ale. Capturing the full potential of the fruity American hop flavours, this beer is designed to slip down easily while packing in the best of the hop properties. A smooth mouth feel with tropical fruits on the nose.

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Triplefff – Citra Sonic

by Triple fff Brewing Company

4.4% Pale 
Voted Best Beer in Hampshire 2016

An IPA of quaffable strength, copper coloured and single hopped with Citra hops. Super aromatic grapefruit and pine aroma with some sweet malt followed by the flavour of pineapple more grapefruit and tropical fruits. Big and pungent with a robust bitterness… BOOM

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Windsor and Eaton – Guardsman

by Windsor & Eaton Brewery

Best Bitter
4.2% Amber 

The first beer brewed in Windsor for more than 80 years was launched on St George’s Day 2010 – it remains a best seller to this day.
A lovely copper coloured session strength ale with a tangy taste, yet a really smooth fresh hop finish, ensuring that it is very ‘quaffable’

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Mr Whiteheads – Midnight Special

by Mr Whiteheads Cider

5.0% Perry 
CAMRA National Cider and Perry Regional Winner 2017

A natural perry made with a blend of dessert and perry pears including Thorn, Blakeney Red, Conference and Concorde, this “pear cider” has a pleasant pear aroma and subtle but full-bodied taste, with a light straw colour.

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Deaf Dogs – Saturday 21:20


Neither deaf nor dogs, no one knows how they got their name. These R&B local legends take centre stage once again in one long beautiful music extravaganza. Not to be missed.

Deaf Dogs R&B band

'Crossroads' at the Cunning Man

Posted by Deaf Dogs rhythm & blues band on Saturday, 26 August 2017

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Small Strings – Saturday 18:00

ukulele band

Take 25 ukuleles, stir in 6 singers, a pound of bass, add a pinch of percussion, then simmer on low and you have The Small Strings. Their quirky repertoire is mixed together from pop, rock and soul tunes, all of which have been given a unique ukulele twist. The Small Strings have had audiences across UK and the South east singing and bopping along … not to be missed.

Reading Beer & Cider Festival wanted an encore… Our twist and shout extended version crowd invasion was definitely a crowd pleaser! Thanks for having us to close today's afternoon session 🍻🎸🤘

Posted by The Small Strings on Saturday, 4 May 2019

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Murdoch’s Crazy Eyes – Friday 21:15

Burghfest House Band

No introduction required, Dom (lead singer) dominates the stage with the most amazing performance you will ever see. A huge amount of love for these highly energetic and talented guys at Burghfest, they get better every time.

Thanks to Peter O'Brien for this little snippet from last night's awesome gig! Findon, you're always amazing! If you've got any photos or videos from last night, post them on our Facebook page!

Posted by Murdoch's Crazy Eyes on Sunday, 11 September 2016

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Indie Generation – Friday 20:55

The Best of Indie

Regular headliners at the 100 Club and no strangers to Burghfest, Indie Generation are local lads that deliver pretty awesome Indie tunes from over the years. You’ll know all the songs.

Posted by Indie Generation on Tuesday, 13 September 2016

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Sonic Weapon – Friday 18:15

Wild rock legends

Nothing can prepare you for Sonic Weapon, really.. nothing! There are no words to describe what might happen on stage this year. Come and experience the dream show with Ben and the crew.

Hit Me Baby One More Time from Burghfest 2017

(Hit Me) Baby One More Time (now with MP3 audio)

Posted by Sonic Weapon on Friday, 29 September 2017

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