Harvey’s are excited to reveal that they have been presented with a total of nine awards at this year’s British Bottler’s Institute (BBI) Competition 2019.
The BBI Drinks Competition takes place every year in July and is the awarding body for two different categories; Ales, Lagers & Ciders and Water, Soft Drinks & Juices.
Harvey’s greatest achievements at the awards were for Lewes Castle Brown and Low Alcohol Best Bitter, both of which received gold medals. Lewes Castle appeared in the Stout, Porter or Dark Ale ABV 5.4% category, whilst Low Alcohol Best Bitter victoried in the Low Strength Ales ABV 0.5% or below category.
Harvey’s were awarded two golds, three silvers and four diplomas (bronze equivalent) in total for their brews. A fantastic achievement!
See below for the list of all the winning beers and categories:
|Lewes Castle Brown||Stout, Porter or Dark Ale abv 5.4%||Gold|
|Low Alcohol Best Bitter||Low Strength Ales abv 0.5% or below||Gold|
|Ole Ale||Ales, abv 1.5% - 3.9%||Silver|
|1859 Porter||Stout, Porter or Dark Ale, abv 4.0% - 5.4%||Silver|
|Black Stout||Stout, Porter or Dark Ale, abv 4.0% - 5.4%||Silver|
|Tom Paine||Ales, abv 5.0% - 5.9%||Diploma|
|Star of Eastbourne||Ales, abv 6.0% - 7.4%||Diploma|
|Imperial Extra Double Stout||Stout, Porter or Dark Ale, abv 7.5% or above||Diploma|
|Low Alcohol Old Ale||Low Strength Ales, abv 0.5% or below||Diploma|
As a result of the ongoing Coronavirus (Covid 19) pandemic we have taken the difficult decision to scale back our operations at Harvey's.
We are brewing, of necessity, to reproduce and preserve our unique yeast strain - so the familiar smell of hops and malt may still drift across the town on occasions. Hopefully we will be able to store and, eventually, bottle the resultant brews.
The Brewery Shop is closed until further notice. Our online shop may have a limited selection of stock added when available, please check back for updates.
If you have any questions about orders please email firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will endeavour to get back to you as soon as we can.
Some Harvey's pubs are still operating as community hubs, and we recommend that you contact any individual pubs directly to see if they are continuing their initiatives.
Please keep safe, and continue to do your part by following Government guidelines.
Our sincerest thanks to all of you once again for your support.