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Awards & Accolades

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Lacons in Awards & Accolades August 31, 2017 Encore Strikes Gold at Peterborough Beer Festival

Encore Strikes Gold at Peterborough Beer Festival

Just when we thought August couldn’t get any better, our 3.8% flagship ale Encore has been crowned Overall Beer Festival Champion at Peterborough Beer Festival – CAMRA’s 2nd largest beer festival in the UK. Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, we brewed a special ale to mark the occasion called ‘Quadraginta’ meaning 40 in Latin. […]

Lacons in Awards & Accolades August 16, 2017 Lacons score a hat trick at the World Beer Awards

Lacons score a hat trick at the World Beer Awards

We’re delighted to announce further award successes for 2017, this time from this year’s World Beer Awards held in London. The World Beer Awards rewards and promotes the very best in all internationally recognised styles of drink to consumers and trade across the globe. After a three round judging process held in the UK by an […]

Lacons in Awards & Accolades August 11, 2017 Award Success at the International Beer Challenge

Award Success at the International Beer Challenge

We’re delighted to announce our awards success at this year’s International Beer Challenge. Based in Kent, the International Beer Challenge was celebrating its 22nd year with entries being submitted from over 30 countries. The awarding body aims to reward and help promote excellent beers from around the world and has 69 categories because of the […]

Lacons in Awards & Accolades April 28, 2017 Lacons crowned Champions at International Brewing Awards

Lacons crowned Champions at International Brewing Awards

           Lacons crowned Champions at International Brewing Awards We are thrilled to have been recognised as the overall ‘International Cask Ale Category’ Champion at the International Brewing Awards in Guildhall, London. Dating back to 1888 and dubbed as ‘the Oscars of the brewing industry’, the International Brewing Awards recognises a beer […]

Lacons in Awards & Accolades April 4, 2017 Lacons receives CAMRA Awards

Lacons receives CAMRA Awards

After our success at the International Brewing Awards in early March, we were invited to attend the Norfolk CAMRA Beer Awards Presentation Evening held at Epic Studios. We were absolutely delighted to have won a Gold award for Affinity and a Bronze award for Patriot in the Golden Ale Category, 2nd place for Audit in the Barley Wine […]

Lacons in Awards & Accolades March 14, 2017 Encore & Old Nogg winners of International Brewery Awards

Encore & Old Nogg winners of International Brewery Awards

We’re delighted to announce that our flagship amber ale, Encore 3.8% and the newest addition to our heritage range, Old Nogg 6.0% have been medal winners in this year’s International Brewing Awards, since 1886. Dubbed as ‘the Oscars of the brewing industry,’ the International Brewing Awards 2017 recognises a beer by fellow brewers which is […]

Lacons in Awards & Accolades August 17, 2016 Affinity crowned Best Bitter 4-5% In The UK

Affinity crowned Best Bitter 4-5% In The UK

The success and quality of Norfolk brewing continues to receive national and international recognition. With the nation’s annual Cask Ale Week just over a month away, the quality of Norfolk ale was further commended as Lacons, the Great Yarmouth Brewer received the fantastic news that its Affinity ale has been crowned as the Best Bitter 4-5% ABV in the United Kingdom.