Bracknell Ale Festival beer list: 16. Stakes – Upham Brewery

Beer 16 at Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival 2014 is another horse racing number from Upham Brewery in Bishops’ Waltham.

Creotec sponsor Stakes
Creotec sponsor Stakes

See the full beer and cider list here

We already have a couple of Upham numbers this year, and you can try them all in advance at the Winning Post in Winkfield.

The 4.8% beer has a mix of grapefruit and toffee and is named after the farm that is the location for the brewery.

Wulf.M on untappd said: “Much malt and a hint of toffee lead to a long dry finish.”

Upham are already supplying Sprinter and Punter.

Here’s what the Upham Brewery website has to say about Stakes:

Another favourite Upham Ale is ‘Stakes’, our premium beer with a kick at 4.8%. Named after the farm where our brewery is based, its robust bitterness has hints of grapefruit and toffee.

Stakes has a 3.5 star rating on

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.