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Awards

What we've won
CTA name 10 Beers CTA name 28 Golds CTA name 71 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%
  • - World Beer Awards 2018 – UK Bitter Under 4.5% - Overall Winner
  • - SIBA Nationals 2018 - Cask Standard Bitters - Bronze
  • - SIBA East 2018 - 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 East 2017 - Standard Bitters - Gold
  • - CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Standard Bitters and Pale Ales - Gold
  • - CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Overall Beer Festival Champion
  • - International Brewing Awards 2017 - Overall Cask Champion
  • - International Brewing Awards 2017 - Class 1 Cask Ale - 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 Beer Awards 2015 - World's Best Bitter up to 4% ABV
  • - World Beer Awards 2015 - Winner
  • - World Beer Awards 2016 - UK Bitter Up To 4.0% ABV
  • - 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% World Beer Awards 2018 – UK Bitter Under 4.5% - Overall Winner SIBA Nationals 2018 - Cask Standard Bitters - Bronze SIBA East 2018 - 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 East 2017 - Standard Bitters - Gold CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Standard Bitters and Pale Ales - Gold CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2017 - Overall Beer Festival Champion International Brewing Awards 2017 - Overall Cask Champion International Brewing Awards 2017 - Class 1 Cask Ale - 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 Beer Awards 2015 - World's Best Bitter up to 4% ABV World Beer Awards 2015 - Winner World Beer Awards 2016 - UK Bitter Up To 4.0% ABV 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
  • - World Beer Awards 2018 - UK Golden Ales - Bronze
  • - SIBA East 2017 - Best Bitters & Pale Ale 2017 - Silver
  • - Global Beer Masters - Gold 2017
  • - World Beer Awards 2017 - UK Overall Winner - Pale Beer Category
  • - International Beer Challenge 2017 - Ale - Silver
  • - World Beer Awards 2016 - Golden Ales - Bronze
  • - CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival - Best Bitter - Silver
  • - SIBA Regional Winner 2015 - Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze
  • - International Beer Challenge 2015 - Silver
  • - World Beer Awards 2015 - UK Golden Pale Ale - Bronze
World Beer Awards 2018 - UK Golden Ales - Bronze SIBA East 2017 - Best Bitters & Pale Ale 2017 - Silver Global Beer Masters - Gold 2017 World Beer Awards 2017 - UK Overall Winner - Pale Beer Category International Beer Challenge 2017 - Ale - Silver World Beer Awards 2016 - Golden Ales - Bronze CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival - Best Bitter - Silver
SIBA Regional Winner 2015 - Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze International Beer Challenge 2015 - Silver World Beer Awards 2015 - UK Golden Pale Ale - Bronze
Falcon

Falcon

4.2% ABV
  • - CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2015 – Bronze
  • - CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2014 - Best Bitter - Gold
CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2015 – Bronze CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival 2014 - Best Bitter - Gold
Affinity

Affinity

4.8% ABV
  • - CAMRA Champion Beers of East Anglia 2018 - Bronze
  • - World Beer Awards 2015 – UK Bitter 4%-5% - Bronze
  • - SIBA East - Small Pack Premium Bitters and Pale Ales 2017 - Bronze
  • - Global Beer Masters - Bronze 2017
  • - CAMRA Champion Golden Ale of Norfolk 2017
  • - World Beer Awards 2016 - Best Bitter 4-5% - UK Overall Winner
  • - International Beer Challenge 2015 - Bronze
  • - CAMRA Gold Champion Golden Bitter of Norfolk 2015
CAMRA Champion Beers of East Anglia 2018 - Bronze World Beer Awards 2015 – UK Bitter 4%-5% - Bronze SIBA East - Small Pack Premium Bitters and Pale Ales 2017 - Bronze Global Beer Masters - Bronze 2017 CAMRA Champion Golden Ale of Norfolk 2017 World Beer Awards 2016 - Best Bitter 4-5% - UK Overall Winner International Beer Challenge 2015 - Bronze
CAMRA Gold Champion Golden Bitter of Norfolk 2015
Yarmouth Red

Yarmouth Red

4.7% ABV
  • - CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival - Overall Champion Beer 2018 - Silver
  • - CAMRA Premium Bitters & Pale Ales Category (Peterborough)
CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival - Overall Champion Beer 2018 - Silver CAMRA Premium Bitters & Pale Ales Category (Peterborough)
Audit Ale

Audit Ale

8.0% ABV
  • - Champion Winter Beer of Britain 2019
  • - CAMRA Champion Beers of East Anglia 2019 - Barley Wine - Gold
  • - CAMRA Norfolk Bottled Beers Of The Year 2019 - Barley Wine - Gold
  • - SIBA East 2018 - Small Pack Strong Beers (6.5% and Over) - Silver
  • - World Beer Awards 2018 - Dark Beer Category - UK Winner
  • - CAMRA Champion Beer of East Anglia 2018 - Silver
  • - SIBA East 2017 - Premium Strong Cask - Bronze
  • - World Beer Awards 2017 - UK Best Pale Barley Wine - Gold
  • - CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2017 - Barley Wine - Silver
  • - SIBA Nationals 2017 - Small Pack Premium Strong Beers - Silver
  • - SIBA East 2016 - Premium Strong Small Pack - Gold
  • - SIBA East 2016- Premium / Strong Cask - Silver
  • - CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2016 - Silver
  • - SIBA Regional Winner 2015- Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze
  • - International Beer Challenge 2015
  • - CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2014 - Barley Wine - Silver
Champion Winter Beer of Britain 2019 CAMRA Champion Beers of East Anglia 2019 - Barley Wine - Gold CAMRA Norfolk Bottled Beers Of The Year 2019 - Barley Wine - Gold SIBA East 2018 - Small Pack Strong Beers (6.5% and Over) - Silver World Beer Awards 2018 - Dark Beer Category - UK Winner CAMRA Champion Beer of East Anglia 2018 - Silver SIBA East 2017 - Premium Strong Cask - Bronze
World Beer Awards 2017 - UK Best Pale Barley Wine - Gold SIBA Nationals 2017 - Small Pack Premium Strong Beers - Silver SIBA East 2016 - Premium Strong Small Pack - Gold SIBA East 2016- Premium / Strong Cask - Silver CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2016 - Silver SIBA Regional Winner 2015- Small Pack Beer Competition - Bronze International Beer Challenge 2015
CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2014 - Barley Wine - Silver
Old Nogg

Old Nogg

6.0% ABV
  • - CAMRA Champion Norfolk Strong Old Ale 2019
  • - 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 - Ale - Bronze
  • - International Brewing Awards 2017 - Class 4 Cask Ale - Bronze
CAMRA Champion Norfolk Strong Old Ale 2019 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 - Ale - Bronze
International Brewing Awards 2017 - Class 4 Cask Ale - Bronze
Yarmouth Strong

Yarmouth Strong

7.0% ABV
  • - CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2018 - Strong Bitter - Silver
CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2018 - Strong Bitter - Silver
Quell

Quell

5.4% ABV
  • - SIBA East Keg 2019 - Premium PA's (4.4% to 5.4%)
SIBA East Keg 2019 - Premium PA's (4.4% to 5.4%)
Steam Lager

Steam Lager

4.6% ABV
  • - SIBA East Keg 2019 - Session Lagers & Pilsners (4.4%)
SIBA East Keg 2019 - Session Lagers & Pilsners (4.4%)