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Wye Valley HPA (Hereford Pale Ale)

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The Kemble Brewery InnCheltenham, Gloucestershire14 Apr 2018
The Pear TreeFulham, Greater London10 Apr 2018
The Lemon TreeCharing Cross, Central London10 Feb 2018
The Prince of WalesBirmingham, West Midlands17 Jan 2017
The Queens ArmsBirmingham, West Midlands16 Jan 2017
The BohemianDeal, Kent26 Nov 2016
Harp InnOld Radnor, Powys16 Oct 2016
UnicornLudlow, Shropshire15 Oct 2016
Town of RamsgateWapping, Greater London01 Jun 2016
Seven StarsBristol, Avon15 Dec 2015
Church InnLudlow, Shropshire19 Sep 2015
Boot InnOrleton, Herefordshire19 Sep 2015
The BarrelsHereford, Herefordshire18 Sep 2015
Hog's HeadWolverhampton, West Midlands30 Jul 2015
The WellingtonBirmingham, West Midlands15 Jul 2015
The Royal Oak (The Tiddly)Ellerdine Heath, Shropshire03 Jul 2015
Old Road TavernChippenham, Wiltshire24 Jun 2015
Mug House InnBewdley, Worcestershire15 Jun 2015
Turks HeadAlcester, Warwickshire15 Jun 2015
Affcot LodgeUpper Affcot, Shropshire14 Jun 2015
The ForestDorridge, West Midlands13 Jan 2015
Ye Olde Black BoyKingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire02 Dec 2014
The BullWoolwich, Greater London19 Nov 2014
The Weavers Real Ale HouseKidderminster, Worcestershire02 Oct 2014
The Lord ClifdenHockley, Birmingham, West Midlands14 Jul 2014
Weavers at Park LaneKidderminster, Worcestershire28 Jun 2014
The ChinditWolverhampton, West Midlands20 May 2014
The Horse & JockeyLichfield, Staffordshire03 May 2014
The Phoenix TavernFaversham, Kent25 Mar 2014
Plough & HarrowStourbridge, West Midlands22 Aug 2013
AnnexeBristol, Avon06 Jun 2013
Wildmoor OakWildmoor, Worcestershire16 May 2013
Spooner's BarPorthmadog, Gwynedd06 May 2013
Admiral BenbowShrewsbury, Shropshire09 Mar 2013
Pelican InnGloucester, Gloucestershire03 Nov 2012
CottageThorpe St Andrew, Norfolk03 Nov 2012
Black Horse & HoodensBorough Green, Kent10 Sep 2012
General HavelockHastings, East Sussex22 Jun 2012
The Bridge End InnRuabon, Denbighshire25 Mar 2012
New Inn (formerly Old Courthouse)Westfield, East Sussex31 Dec 2011
Cheshire CheeseCity, Central London21 Oct 2010
Golden Lion InnBridgnorth, Shropshire18 Sep 2010
The White Lion InnBridgnorth, Shropshire18 Sep 2010
Robin HoodBlue Bell Hill, Kent26 Jun 2010
The Crown InnWoolhope, Herefordshire02 May 2010
Bush InnWorcester, Worcestershire07 Nov 2009
The RetreatReading, Berkshire15 Aug 2009
The AngelRainham, Kent03 Jul 2009
The Coach & HorsesShrewsbury, Shropshire27 Apr 2009
The PhoenixCanterbury, Kent30 Jul 2008
Battersea Beer Festival 2007Battersea, Greater London08 Feb 2007

Tasting Summary

These comments are the opinion of the individual reviewer and represent what they thought of the beer on a particular day in a particular pub. If a review is less favourable, it may be because the beer suffered somewhere in the supply chain between them and the brewery.

The Kemble Brewery Inn, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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AndrewNot Tried14 Apr 2018

The Pear Tree, Fulham, Greater London

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Jack WilliamAcceptable10 Apr 2018 Rather insipid.
Jack WilliamAcceptable06 Mar 2018 Bit thin.

The Lemon Tree, Charing Cross, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried10 Feb 2018

The Prince of Wales, Birmingham, West Midlands

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AndrewNot Tried17 Jan 2017

The Queens Arms, Birmingham, West Midlands

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AndrewNot Tried16 Jan 2017

The Bohemian, Deal, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried26 Nov 2016

Harp Inn, Old Radnor, Powys

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WittendenExcellent16 Oct 2016 Pale with a bit of citrus:mellow.

Unicorn, Ludlow, Shropshire

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WittendenNot Tried15 Oct 2016

Town of Ramsgate, Wapping, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried01 Jun 2016

Seven Stars, Bristol, Avon

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Philip PirripNot Tried15 Dec 2015

Church Inn, Ludlow, Shropshire

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HSBNot Tried19 Sep 2015

Boot Inn, Orleton, Herefordshire

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HSBNot Tried19 Sep 2015

The Barrels, Hereford, Herefordshire

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HSBAcceptable18 Sep 2015 Unimpressive
VulthoomExcellent11 Mar 2009 Light straw yellow colour. Good head. Lightly hopped. Very drinkable - would make a good light barbecue beer on a sunny day.

Hog's Head, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

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HSBNot Tried30 Jul 2015

The Wellington, Birmingham, West Midlands

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Philip PirripNot Tried15 Jul 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Jul 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Jun 2014
MickNot Tried15 Apr 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried24 Mar 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried24 Mar 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Jan 2014
Stephen HarrisNot Tried07 Sep 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Apr 2013
AndrewNot Tried11 Mar 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Feb 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Jan 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried30 May 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried21 May 2012
Stephen HarrisNot Tried28 Apr 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Apr 2012
AlenomoreNot Tried18 Sep 2010
ChrisENot Tried29 Jan 2010

The Royal Oak (The Tiddly), Ellerdine Heath, Shropshire

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ChrisENot Tried03 Jul 2015

Old Road Tavern, Chippenham, Wiltshire

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Philip PirripGood24 Jun 2015 Apparently the biggest seller here

Mug House Inn, Bewdley, Worcestershire

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HSBNot Tried15 Jun 2015

Turks Head, Alcester, Warwickshire

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HSBAcceptable15 Jun 2015 This beer is almost tasteless.

Affcot Lodge, Upper Affcot, Shropshire

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HSBAcceptable14 Jun 2015

The Forest, Dorridge, West Midlands

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ChrisEAcceptable13 Jan 2015 Very pale with a tight white head, and those unpleasant bubbles that can appear on the side of the glass. I don't think this pint was quite right.

Ye Olde Black Boy, Kingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire

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MickNot Tried02 Dec 2014

The Bull, Woolwich, Greater London

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Philip PirripExcellent19 Nov 2014 Perfectly clear and in excellent condition

The Weavers Real Ale House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire

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Magnus GreelExcellent02 Oct 2014 Flowery and refreshing

The Lord Clifden, Hockley, Birmingham, West Midlands

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Philip PirripNot Tried14 Jul 2014
Stephen HarrisNot Tried07 Sep 2013

Weavers at Park Lane, Kidderminster, Worcestershire

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Magnus GreelGood28 Jun 2014 Golden ale with a strong cream soda nose and a bitter finish

The Chindit, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

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AndrewNot Tried20 May 2014

The Horse & Jockey, Lichfield, Staffordshire

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StuNot Tried03 May 2014
Stephen HarrisNot Tried20 Oct 2012

The Phoenix Tavern, Faversham, Kent

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Philip PirripNot Tried25 Mar 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Aug 2013

Plough & Harrow, Stourbridge, West Midlands

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ChrisENot Tried22 Aug 2013

Annexe, Bristol, Avon

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried06 Jun 2013

Wildmoor Oak, Wildmoor, Worcestershire

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Nick WillisNot Tried16 May 2013

Spooner's Bar, Porthmadog, Gwynedd

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RayNot Tried06 May 2013
RayNot Tried26 May 2012
RayAcceptable19 May 2012 Thin but improving as the cask emptied.
RayAcceptable06 May 2012 Thin.
RayAcceptable15 Apr 2012 Typically HPA - light in colour, thin in body and flavour.
RayNot Tried01 Apr 2012
RayGood25 Mar 2012 Needs more..... everything.
RayNot Tried26 Feb 2012
RayAcceptable12 Feb 2012 Very pale. Thin body and flavour. Refreshing but really needs more of everything.
RayAcceptable22 Jan 2012 Always found this a bit thin. No exception tonight. More a lager than a Pale Ale.
RayGood17 Jul 2011 Still think this could do with a bit more body. Selling quickly though.
RayGood15 Jul 2011 Very light in colour. Bitter but not very hoppy, bit thin in the mouth. Very much liked by the locals who cleared the cask in under 24hrs.

Admiral Benbow, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried09 Mar 2013

Pelican Inn, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 Nov 2012

Cottage, Thorpe St Andrew, Norfolk

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HSBAcceptable03 Nov 2012

Black Horse & Hoodens, Borough Green, Kent

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PedroExcellent10 Sep 2012
PedroExceptional04 Sep 2012
PedroExcellent10 Sep 2011
PedroExcellent06 Sep 2011 Super !
PedroExcellent28 Jun 2011 Very light ale !

General Havelock, Hastings, East Sussex

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ChrisEExcellent22 Jun 2012

The Bridge End Inn, Ruabon, Denbighshire

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Bear & Ragged StaffGood25 Mar 2012 What a superb pale ale, normally this would be excellent if not exceptional. This time though, I got a lemony citrus ending which detracted from the good work that had gone before. Still good.

New Inn (formerly Old Courthouse), Westfield, East Sussex

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thebrewingmanExcellent31 Dec 2011 One of the palest pale ales I have seen.

Cheshire Cheese, City, Central London

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AndrewGood21 Oct 2010 Fresh, slightly zingy. Good

Golden Lion Inn, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

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AlenomoreNot Tried18 Sep 2010

The White Lion Inn, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

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AlenomoreNot Tried18 Sep 2010

Robin Hood, Blue Bell Hill, Kent

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AlenomoreNot Tried26 Jun 2010

The Crown Inn, Woolhope, Herefordshire

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James TNot Tried02 May 2010

Bush Inn, Worcester, Worcestershire

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AndrewGood07 Nov 2009 Pale gold and a bit cold. Easy drinking stuff.

The Retreat, Reading, Berkshire

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Martin the MildmanNot Tried15 Aug 2009

The Angel, Rainham, Kent

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AndrewGood03 Jul 2009 Touch too much butteriness for me but in good condition and the sub-citrus hop was nice.

The Coach & Horses, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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StuNot Tried27 Apr 2009

The Phoenix, Canterbury, Kent

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AndrewExcellent30 Jul 2008 Pale gold coloured beer. Excellent tea flavoured hops with some grassy flavours too. Interesting tangy sharpness there too. A very drinkable beer.

Battersea Beer Festival 2007, Battersea, Greater London

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IanGood08 Feb 2007 Gold colour with thin white head. Decent citrus hop aroma. Decent in mouth, some more citrus. Bit of hay on aroma. Very decent gold/blond ale, ticks all the boxes. Some good citrus on the finish. Bit of tangerine.

Wye Valley HPA (Hereford Pale Ale)

4.00% ABV.

We have tried this beer 34 times.

We have given this beer an average score of Good to Excellent.

Other Wye Valley beers.