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Awards

What we've won
CTA name 6 Beers CTA name 20 Golds CTA name 52 Total Awards

Since we began brewing in 1760, Lacons ales have won many accolades from judging panels across the UK and beyond.

Our latest achievements are listed below and are displayed within the Visitor Centre at the brewery, together with a selection of medals and certificates from our vast archive.

Encore

Encore

3.8% ABV
  • - World Beer Awards 2018 - World's Best Bitter Under 4.5%
  • - SIBA East - Bronze - Bottle/Can British Bitter (up to 4.4%)
  • - SIBA East - Bronze - Cask British Bitter (up to 4.4%)
  • - International Beer Challenge 2018 - Bronze - New World-Style Golden Ales (2.9-4.0% ABV)
  • - World Beer Cup 2018 - Bronze - Category Winner
  • - SIBA Regional - Gold - Bitters & Pale Ale 2017
  • - Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Gold Award - Standard Bitters and Pale Ales
  • - Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Overall Beer Festival Champion
  • - International Brewing Awards 2017 - Overall Cask Champion
  • - International Brewing Awards 2017 - Gold
  • - CAMRA - Champion Golden Ale of Norfolk 2016
  • - Global Beer Masters - Silver 2016
  • - SIBA Regional 2016 - Silver - Bitters & Pale Ale
  • - International Beer Challenge 2015 - Silver
  • - World Champion Best Bitter up to 4%ABV - World Beer Awards 2015
  • - World Beer Awards 2015 - Winner
  • - World Beer Awards 2015 - World's Best Bitter Under 4.0%
  • - SIBA Regional Winner 2014 - Standard Bitters
  • - SIBA Regional Winner 2014 - Overall Champion of the Competition
  • - World Beer Awards 2014 - Europe Gold
World Beer Awards 2018 - World's Best Bitter Under 4.5% SIBA East - Bronze - Bottle/Can British Bitter (up to 4.4%) SIBA East - Bronze - Cask British Bitter (up to 4.4%) International Beer Challenge 2018 - Bronze - New World-Style Golden Ales (2.9-4.0% ABV) World Beer Cup 2018 - Bronze - Category Winner SIBA Regional - Gold - Bitters & Pale Ale 2017 Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Gold Award - Standard Bitters and Pale Ales
Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Overall Beer Festival Champion International Brewing Awards 2017 - Overall Cask Champion International Brewing Awards 2017 - Gold CAMRA - Champion Golden Ale of Norfolk 2016 Global Beer Masters - Silver 2016 SIBA Regional 2016 - Silver - Bitters & Pale Ale International Beer Challenge 2015 - Silver
World Champion Best Bitter up to 4%ABV - World Beer Awards 2015 World Beer Awards 2015 - Winner World Beer Awards 2015 - World's Best Bitter Under 4.0% SIBA Regional Winner 2014 - Standard Bitters SIBA Regional Winner 2014 - Overall Champion of the Competition World Beer Awards 2014 - Europe Gold
Legacy

Legacy

4.4% ABV
  • - SIBA Regional - Silver - Bitters & Pale Ale 2017
  • - Global Beer Masters - Gold 2017
  • - World Beer Awards 2017 - UK Overall Winner - Pale Beer Category
  • - International Beer Challenge 2017 - Silver
  • - World Beer Awards 2016 - Bronze
  • - SIBA Regional Winner 2015 - Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze
  • - International Beer Challenge 2015 - Silver
  • - World Beer Awards 2015 - Bronze
SIBA Regional - Silver - Bitters & Pale Ale 2017 Global Beer Masters - Gold 2017 World Beer Awards 2017 - UK Overall Winner - Pale Beer Category International Beer Challenge 2017 - Silver World Beer Awards 2016 - Bronze SIBA Regional Winner 2015 - Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze International Beer Challenge 2015 - Silver
World Beer Awards 2015 - Bronze
Falcon

Falcon

4.2% ABV
  • - CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2014 - Gold
CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2014 - Gold
Affinity

Affinity

4.8% ABV
  • - SIBA Regional - Bronze - Small Pack Premium Bitters and Pale Ales 2017
  • - Global Beer Masters - Bronze 2017
  • - Gold - CAMRA Golden Ale Category 2017
  • - World Beer Awards 2016 - Overall UK Winner
  • - International Beer Challenge 2015 - Bronze
  • - CAMRA Gold Champion Golden Bitter of Norfolk 2015
SIBA Regional - Bronze - Small Pack Premium Bitters and Pale Ales 2017 Global Beer Masters - Bronze 2017 Gold - CAMRA Golden Ale Category 2017 World Beer Awards 2016 - Overall UK Winner International Beer Challenge 2015 - Bronze CAMRA Gold Champion Golden Bitter of Norfolk 2015
Audit Ale

Audit Ale

8.0% ABV
  • - SIBA Regional - Bronze - Premium Strong Beers 2017
  • - World Beer Awards 2017 - Gold
  • - CAMRA Barley Wines 2017 - 2nd Place
  • - SIBA National Independent Beer Awards 2017 - Silver
  • - SIBA Regional - Cask 2016 - Silver
  • - SIBA Regional 2016 - Bottled Barley Wines - Gold
  • - CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2016 - Silver
  • - SIBA Regional Winner 2015- Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze
  • - International Beer Challenge 2015
  • - CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2014 - Silver
SIBA Regional - Bronze - Premium Strong Beers 2017 World Beer Awards 2017 - Gold SIBA National Independent Beer Awards 2017 - Silver SIBA Regional - Cask 2016 - Silver SIBA Regional 2016 - Bottled Barley Wines - Gold CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2016 - Silver SIBA Regional Winner 2015- Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze
International Beer Challenge 2015 CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2014 - Silver
Old Nogg

Old Nogg

6.0% ABV
  • - CAMRA Champion Bottled Beer of Britain - Gold - Overall Category Winner
  • - CAMRA Champion Bottled Beer of Norfolk - Gold - Mild, Brown and Old Ale Category
  • - CAMRA Champion Beer of Norfolk - Gold - Barley Wine / Strong Old Ales Category
  • - Global Beer Masters - Silver 2017
  • - World Beer Awards 2017 - Silver
  • - International Beer Challenge 2017 - Bronze
  • - International Brewing Awards 2017 - Cask Ale - Bronze
CAMRA Champion Bottled Beer of Britain - Gold - Overall Category Winner CAMRA Champion Bottled Beer of Norfolk - Gold - Mild, Brown and Old Ale Category CAMRA Champion Beer of Norfolk - Gold - Barley Wine / Strong Old Ales Category Global Beer Masters - Silver 2017 World Beer Awards 2017 - Silver International Beer Challenge 2017 - Bronze International Brewing Awards 2017 - Cask Ale - Bronze