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Harvey's Dark Mild Clinches Gold in CAMRA's Champion Beer of Britain: Mild Category

Harvey's Brewery is proud to announce that its iconic Dark Mild has achieved a gold award in the Mild category of the esteemed Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) Champion Beer of Britain competition. This remarkable recognition reaffirms Harvey's Brewery's commitment to producing exceptional and traditional beers using hand-crafted methods.

The CAMRA Champion Beer of Britain competition is a highly competitive event that spotlights the finest brews across various categories throughout the UK. Harvey's Dark Mild stood out among a strong field of contenders, impressing the judges with its rich flavours, balanced profile, and dedication to upholding the mild beer style.

Miles Jenner, Head Brewer at Harvey's Brewery, expressed,

"We are absolutely delighted and honoured that our Dark Mild has been awarded the Gold in the Mild category by CAMRA. This award is a testament to our unwavering commitment to crafting consistent high-quality, delicious beers.

We're excited to see the classic style gaining traction among newer drinkers, and this award further fuels our passion to keep pushing the boundaries of tradition.

A true embodiment of the Mild ale style, Harvey's Dark Mild has been in production since 1947. With its lustrous mahogany appearance and roasted malt character, it offers a harmonious fusion of nutty sweetness and subtle hop bitterness, creating an enchanting drinking experience that resonates with seasoned beer connoisseurs and newcomers alike.

For more information about Harvey's Brewery and their award-winning Dark Mild, please visit

For further details or additional comment please contact: Harvey’s Marketing and Design Manager, Zoë Prescott on 01273 480209, or by email: 

High res images of the Dark Mild are available to support this story by contacting Zoë Prescott as above.

Notes to editors:

> The full list of CAMRA Champion Beer of Britain Winners can be found here: 

> Dark Mild is available in on draught in a selection of Harvey's pubs and stockists, and online here: 

> Harvey's Dark Mild is part of the Harvey's core range of beers including the iconic Harvey’s Best Bitter (4%), twice-winner of Champion Beer of Britain, and Old Ale (4.3%), declared the World’s Best Mild at the World Beer Awards on three occasions: 

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