Shere Drop, from the Surrey Hills Brewery, has been chosen by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) as its champion beer of Britain.
Mild: gold, Gravediggers, Church End Brewery; silver, Malt Shovel Mild, Fernandes Brewery; bronze, Maggs Magnificent Mild, West Berkshire Brewery.
Bitter: gold, Ay Up, Dancing Duck Brewery; silver, Hobby Horse, Rhymney Brewery; bronze, Edith Cavell, Wolf Brewery, and Laughing Gravy, Ulverston Brewing Company.
Best bitter: gold, Shere Drop, Surrey Hills Brewery; silver, Trawler Boys, Green Jack Brewery; bronze, Preservation Fine Ale, Castle Rock Brewery, and Darwin’s Origin, Salopian Brewery.
Strong bitter: gold, Afghan IPA, Grey Trees Brewery; silver, Iron Duke, Irving; bronze, Fallen Angel, Church End Brewery.
Golden: gold, Citra, Oakham Ales; silver, Pale, Five Points Brewing; bronze,
Heart & Soul, Vocation Brewery, and Prince Bishop Ale, Big Lamp Brewery.
Speciality: gold, Vanilla Stout, Binghams Brewery; silver, Chocolate Guerilla, Blue Monkey Brewery; bronze, Brazillian Coffee & Vanilla Porter, Colchester Brewery.