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Silver Award Win for New Brewery

October 6, 2014

Tony Rogers Receiving SIBA AwardHalf Moon Brewery is celebrating its first Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) award at the recent North Eastern competition.  Dark Masquerade 3.6% a.b.v. received a silver award in the standard milds section.    In a rigorous tasting process every aspect of the beer is considered, appearance, aroma, taste and finish

Upon receiving the award Tony said “We are delighted to win the award, we’ve only been brewing for 10 months; it really is fantastic.   The beer has proved very popular with members of the public and has been very successful, but to receive Silver in our region is amazing”.

Ellerton based Half Moon Brewery; started by Tony and Jackie Rogers in December last year is already establishing a name in the region for its good quality, real ales.   Dark Masquerade is a rich ruby/brown ale which is packed with dark chocolate and liquorice flavours.