Champion Beer of Scotland
The judges have tasted, deliberated and their votes have been counted. The result is in and we are happy to announce that the Gold award goes to Orkney IPA a 4.8% golden ale brewed by Swannay and is crowned Champion Beer of Scotland 2018. George Howie of Aberdeen, Grampian & Northern Isles CAMRA accepted the award on behalf of Swannay brewery from Sarah Crawford, Regional Director Scotland & Northern Ireland Branches CAMRA.
The full result is:
The Gold award goes to Swannay Brewery for Orkney IPA.
The Silver award goes to Black Isle Brewery for Hibernator.
The Bronze award goes to Orkney Brewery for Red MacGregor.
|2017||Loch Lomond – Silkie Stout|
|2016||Tryst – Raj|
|2015||Cairngorm – Black Gold|
|2014||Kelburn – Dark Moor|
|2013||Fyne Ales – Jarl|
|2012||Highland Brewing Company (now called Swannay) – Best|
|2011||Isle of Skye – Cuillin Beast|
|2010||Highland (Swannay) – Blast|
|2009||Orkney – Raven Ale|
|2008||Highland (Swannay) – Scapa Special|
|2007||Highland (Swannay) – Dark Munro|
|2006||Kelburn – Carte Blanche|
|2005||Cairngorm – Black Gold|
|2004||Cairngorm – Trade Winds|
|2003||Orkney – Dark Island|
|2002||Harviestoun – Bitter & Twisted|
|2001||Inveralmond – Ossian Ale|
|2000||Orkney – Dark Island|
|1999||Harviestoun – Bitter & Twisted|
|1998||Caledonian – Deuchars IPA|
|1997||Caledonian – 80/-|
|1996||Caledonian – 80/-|