Our Awards

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Our Awards

2017

April

Devon Rock has won Silver at the National SIBA Independent Beer Awards in the premium lager category

September

Devon Dumpling voted 2017 CAMRA South West regional winner 

November

Devon Rock Craft Lager a finalist in the Product of the Year category at the Devon Life Awards

2016

April

Gold, Topsail, Devon Dumpling and Devon Rock Craft Lager all won top awards at the Taste of the West Awards

October

Devon Rock Craft Lager & Bays Gold win GOLD at the prestigious Food & Drink Devon Awards. Topsail & Devon Dumpling also win silver awards.   

2015

May

Winners of 3 top awards from Taste of the West – including GOLD for multiple award winning Topsail

2014

March

Runners up in the ‘Best Marketing’ category at the South Devon Excellence Awards

April

Voted ‘Best Green Business’ at the National SIBA Awards

May

Topsail, Gold and Devon Dumpling all won top awards at Taste of the West Awards

September

Topsail won a gold star at this year’s Great Taste Awards

2013

August

Voted runner up in ‘Best Packaging’ category’ at the Food and Drink Devon Awards

September

Topsail, Gold and Devon Dumpling all won Gold Star status at the Great Taste Awards

October

Gold and Devon Dumpling won bronze awards at the ‘Taste of the West Awards’

2012

February

Bays Brewery wins ‘Best Sales and Marketing Business’ at the South Devon Excellence Awards

2011

September

Gold, Topsail and Devon Dumpling all achieved bronze at the Taste of the West Awards

November

Winner of ‘Best E Business’ at the SIBA National Brewing Awards

2010

December

Winner of ‘Best Promotion and PR’ Award at the National Brewing Business Awards.

2009

March

Bays Gold wins silver and Bays Best wins bronze at the SIBA South West Beer Competition.

September

Bottled Breaker and bottled Gold both win Bronze Awards at the Taste of the West Awards.

October

Bays Best won the Gold in the Bitter category at the South Devon Camra Beer Festival & finished runner up overall. Gold and Breaker also won silver at the South Devon Camra Beer Festival

November

Runner-up for Best Marketing Campaign at South Devon Excellence Awards.

2008

March

Best wins Silver and Breaker wins bronze at the SIBA South West Beer Competition.

June

Winner of ‘Best New Business‘ and ‘Best Overall Business’ awards at the 2008 Annual Federation of Small Businesses Awards.

June

Bays Gold won ‘beer of the year’ at the annual Summer Moon Festival held at Kingskerswell.

October

Best wins Gold in the session beer category at the prestigious Falmouth Beer Festival in Cornwall.

November

Winner of ‘Best New Business’ at the South Devon Excellence Awards.

2007

September

‘Bays Best’ voted ‘Best Bitter in Show’ at the annual Tamworth CAMRA Beer Festival.