Bracknell Ale Festival beer list: 12. Sprinter – Upham Brewery

So it’s ‘bumper Tuesday’ with three beers announced today for Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival 2014. First up is the stable mate of ‘Punter’, Sprinter from Upham Ales.

Upham Brewery sponsors Sprinter
Upham Brewery sponsors Sprinters

See the full beer and cider list here

Sprinter is a golden amber beer at 3.8% with a citrus, floral hop aroma and is the breweries special available May to September.

If you wanted to try Sprinter, or any of the Upham beers ahead of the festival you can get on over to The Winning Post in Winkfield which has the full range on draught.

Here’s what the Upham Brewery website says about Sprinter:

Sprinter is a deliciously moreish, vibrant summer ale. It has refreshing notes of lychee and grapefruit, balanced by subtle, smooth flavours of cedar and spice derived from a blend of English Challenger and Cascade hops

Sprinter has a 3.58 star rating on and Ian said: “New beer and a new brewery. Solid English bitter”.

Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival 2014 takes place on Sunday 25th May 2014 at Bracknell Town Football Club from 1pm. Tickets are on sale priced £5 for adults, with FREE entry to CAMRA and football club members. Buy tickets here.