Saltaire Brewery Blog

Kala Black IPA – world’s best dark beer

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

2017 is turning out the be a fabulous year for Kala Black IPA 6.2% as it was awarded the Championship Trophy in the International Dark Beer competition at the 2017 International Brewing Awards last week. This follows its Gold medal category win awarded in March and makes it the world’s best dark beer!

Brewery Team

Picture credit Charlotte Graham / Guzelian
Picture shows: Brewery team celebrating Kala Black win at International Brewing Awards

On receiving the award, managing director Ewen said, “We are immensely proud to have received this amazing accolade. It recognises the creativity, skill and commitment of our brewing team to produce world-class beers for drinkers to enjoy. It also pays tribute to all those that have inspired, challenged and supported Saltaire to become an international award-winning brewery – our colleagues, customers, fans, suppliers and competitors make this a tremendous global industry to be part of.”


He added, “With Kala Black IPA we have joined an illustrious group of brewers from around the world, some are more recognisable international brands than Saltaire, and our team couldn’t be more pleased!”


Kala Black IPA 6.2% is currently available to order in keg or bottle. Please call our sales team on 01274 594959 to order – while stocks last!


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