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PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The Lord ClydeBorough, Central London16 Nov 2017
The Greyfriar of ReadingReading, Berkshire27 Sep 2017
Bull's Head HotelChislehurst, Greater London05 Sep 2017
The Herbert WellsWoking, Surrey19 Aug 2017
Village InnPark Gate, Hampshire13 Jul 2017
Jolly WoodmanBeckenham, Greater London22 Jun 2017
The Masons ArmsTeddington, Greater London11 Jun 2017
Sixty Million PostcardsBournemouth, Dorset07 Apr 2017
PhoenixCity, Central London13 Feb 2017
The Black FriarBlackfriars, Central London30 Jan 2017
The Hole in the WallWaterloo, Central London04 Jan 2017
Sandown Park RacecourseEsher, Surrey03 Dec 2016
AlexSouthend-on-Sea, Essex13 Nov 2016
The Grape & GrainCrystal Palace, Greater London27 Oct 2016
Five BellsWickham, Berkshire07 Oct 2016
The Tailor's ChalkSidcup, Greater London20 Aug 2016
The Park TavernEltham, Greater London13 Aug 2016
The New Cross TurnpikeWelling, Greater London08 Aug 2016
Old London ApprenticeNewbury, Berkshire21 Jul 2016
WetherspoonsVictoria, Central London01 Jul 2016
Lord ClydeCanonbury, Greater London29 Jan 2016
The GooseWalthamstow, Greater London30 Dec 2015
The Pheasant at BucklandBuckland, Surrey27 Dec 2015
The DispensaryAldgate, Central London08 Dec 2015
The Hare & BilletBlackheath, Greater London27 Nov 2015
King William IVMickleham, Surrey19 Aug 2015
The Ivy HouseAlton, Hampshire18 Aug 2015
The Lost HourGreenwich, Greater London06 Aug 2015
The Gate ClockGreenwich, Greater London27 Jun 2015
The Mucky DuckWinchester, Hampshire30 May 2015
The Brockley BargeBrockley, Greater London23 May 2015
The BishopEast Dulwich, Greater London04 May 2015
The Robin HoodIcklesham, East Sussex19 Apr 2015
Crate BreweryHackney, Greater London15 Mar 2015
The Red LionIsleworth, Greater London09 Mar 2015
The Humphrey BeanTonbridge, Kent26 Feb 2015
The Phoenix TavernFaversham, Kent08 Jan 2015
White HartAldgate, Central London05 Jan 2015
Griffin InnFletching, East Sussex12 Dec 2014
The GeorgeAldwych, Central London03 Dec 2014
The Sovereign of the SeasPetts Wood, Greater London18 Nov 2014
CulpeperAldgate, Central London10 Nov 2014
Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2014Marden, Kent20 Sep 2014
Pharos Beer Festival 2014Dover, Kent05 Sep 2014
Blythe Hill TavernForest Hill, Greater London18 Aug 2014
St Christopher's InnSouthwark, Central London17 Aug 2014
The Old DairyCrouch Hill, Greater London13 Jul 2014
The Nell GwynneCovent Garden, Central London03 Jul 2014
The New RoseIslington, Central London23 Apr 2014
Champion of the ThamesCambridge, Cambridgeshire23 Jan 2014
The Old Nun's HeadNunhead Green, Greater London18 Nov 2013
Paxton's HeadKnightsbridge, Central London12 Oct 2013
The GraftonKentish Town, Greater London30 Aug 2013
The Chaser InnShipbourne, Kent18 Aug 2013
The Jack PhillipsGodalming, Surrey29 Jul 2013
The PullmanFolkestone, Kent11 Jul 2013
The Good IntentRochester, Kent04 Jul 2013
The Onslow ArmsWest Clandon, Surrey13 Jan 2013
The BellWalthamstow, Greater London22 Nov 2012
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent11 Nov 2012
The Star InnRingwood, Hampshire24 Oct 2012
The AnchorWalberswick, Suffolk18 Aug 2012
Kings HeadBristol, Avon23 Jul 2012
The Wenlock ArmsHoxton, Central London11 Jul 2012
Ye Olde Thirsty PigMaidstone, Kent17 Jun 2012
The Barley MowShepperton, Surrey13 Mar 2012
The HarrowCompton, Surrey08 Feb 2012
The Red LionMilford on Sea, Hampshire03 Nov 2011
The Rum PuncheonGravesend, Kent04 Aug 2011
The SwanMaidstone, Kent24 Jul 2011
The Opera HouseTunbridge Wells, Kent26 Feb 2011
The Bricklayer's ArmsPutney, Greater London16 Oct 2010
Hooden on the HillWillesborough, Kent19 Sep 2010
Smallhythe Place Beer and Music Festival 2010Smallhythe, Kent04 Sep 2010
The Spotted CowLower Bourne, Surrey20 Mar 2010
Old HouseIghtham Common, Kent03 Oct 2009
The RoebuckHampton Hill, Greater London07 Sep 2009
Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2009Dover, Kent22 May 2009
Simple Simon'sCanterbury, Kent23 Feb 2008
The White SwanReading Street, Kent16 Feb 2008
The Butchers ArmsHerne, Kent15 Sep 2007
CoastguardSt Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent14 Mar 2007
The GeorgeBethersden, Kent22 Apr 2006
The Yew Tree InnBarfrestone, Kent27 Aug 2005

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 Lord Clyde, Borough, Central London

WhoScoreWhenNotes
ChrisENot Tried16 Nov 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Sep 2016
Stephen HarrisNot Tried15 Sep 2016
Stephen HarrisNot Tried07 Sep 2015
HSBGood21 May 2015 Not had this for ages. Pleasantly surprised, better balanced than I remember it.
Philip PirripGood31 May 2014 Bitter but seemed overly malty and less sweet than I recall

The Greyfriar of Reading, Reading, Berkshire

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 Sep 2017

Bull's Head Hotel, Chislehurst, Greater London

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JasonAcceptable05 Sep 2017

The Herbert Wells, Woking, Surrey

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried19 Aug 2017
Stephen HarrisNot Tried05 Jun 2012

Village Inn, Park Gate, Hampshire

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ChrisENot Tried13 Jul 2017

Jolly Woodman, Beckenham, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried22 Jun 2017
JasonNot Tried12 Jul 2016

The Masons Arms, Teddington, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried11 Jun 2017

Sixty Million Postcards, Bournemouth, Dorset

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ChrisENot Tried07 Apr 2017

Phoenix, City, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried13 Feb 2017

The Black Friar, Blackfriars, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Jan 2017

The Hole in the Wall, Waterloo, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried04 Jan 2017
ChrisENot Tried07 Dec 2015
Stephen HarrisNot Tried01 Nov 2013
Flying.geordieExcellent21 May 2010
DubbelNot Tried08 Nov 2008

Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher, Surrey

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JasonGood03 Dec 2016

Alex, Southend-on-Sea, Essex

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried13 Nov 2016

The Grape & Grain, Crystal Palace, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried27 Oct 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Jan 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Mar 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried05 May 2012
JasonNot Tried14 Mar 2011
ChrisENot Tried14 Mar 2011

Five Bells, Wickham, Berkshire

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried07 Oct 2016

The Tailor's Chalk, Sidcup, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried20 Aug 2016

The Park Tavern, Eltham, Greater London

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JasonNot Tried13 Aug 2016

The New Cross Turnpike, Welling, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried08 Aug 2016

Old London Apprentice, Newbury, Berkshire

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Jack WilliamNot Tried21 Jul 2016

Wetherspoons, Victoria, Central London

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Philip PirripNot Tried01 Jul 2016
Philip PirripAcceptable24 May 2015

Lord Clyde, Canonbury, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried29 Jan 2016

The Goose, Walthamstow, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Dec 2015

The Pheasant at Buckland, Buckland, Surrey

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WittendenNot Tried27 Dec 2015

The Dispensary, Aldgate, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried08 Dec 2015

The Hare & Billet, Blackheath, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried27 Nov 2015

King William IV, Mickleham, Surrey

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WittendenAcceptable19 Aug 2015 Old school, malt led best bitter. Should have tried it before the Ranmore.
WittendenNot Tried24 Jul 2012

The Ivy House, Alton, Hampshire

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Philip PirripNot Tried18 Aug 2015

The Lost Hour, Greenwich, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried06 Aug 2015

The Gate Clock, Greenwich, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried27 Jun 2015

The Mucky Duck, Winchester, Hampshire

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Stephen HarrisGood30 May 2015 More crisp and less sweet than I remember it pretty good in fact.

The Brockley Barge, Brockley, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried23 May 2015

The Bishop, East Dulwich, Greater London

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Philip PirripNot Tried04 May 2015

The Robin Hood, Icklesham, East Sussex

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried19 Apr 2015

Crate Brewery, Hackney, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried15 Mar 2015

The Red Lion, Isleworth, Greater London

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thebrewingmanNot Tried09 Mar 2015

The Humphrey Bean, Tonbridge, Kent

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried26 Feb 2015
oz11Not Tried25 Nov 2014
oz11Not Tried01 Sep 2012

The Phoenix Tavern, Faversham, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Jan 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Aug 2013
AndrewNot Tried23 Feb 2013

White Hart, Aldgate, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried05 Jan 2015

Griffin Inn, Fletching, East Sussex

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HSBNot Tried12 Dec 2014

The George, Aldwych, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 Dec 2014

The Sovereign of the Seas, Petts Wood, Greater London

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oz11Not Tried18 Nov 2014
oz11Good09 Jan 2014
oz11Not Tried20 Nov 2012
oz11Not Tried16 Aug 2012
oz11Good24 Jul 2012
oz11Not Tried21 Dec 2011
oz11Not Tried01 Dec 2011
oz11Not Tried29 Nov 2011

Culpeper, Aldgate, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried10 Nov 2014

Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2014, Marden, Kent

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WittendenAcceptable20 Sep 2014 Dependable deep brown best bitter.

Pharos Beer Festival 2014, Dover, Kent

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BrianNot Tried05 Sep 2014

Blythe Hill Tavern, Forest Hill, Greater London

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Philip PirripAcceptable18 Aug 2014 Did not enjoy this one. Overly malty

St Christopher's Inn, Southwark, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried17 Aug 2014

The Old Dairy, Crouch Hill, Greater London

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JasonNot Tried13 Jul 2014

The Nell Gwynne, Covent Garden, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 Jul 2014
HSBGood17 Apr 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried25 Feb 2014
HSBAcceptable13 Feb 2014

The New Rose, Islington, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried23 Apr 2014

Champion of the Thames, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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HSBGood23 Jan 2014 Too malty

The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead Green, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisAcceptable18 Nov 2013 Brown, thin, malty, over-chilled and lacking in condition. Not great.

Paxton's Head, Knightsbridge, Central London

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Philip PirripNot Tried12 Oct 2013 About to come on

The Grafton, Kentish Town, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Aug 2013

The Chaser Inn, Shipbourne, Kent

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Judy G GarlandNot Tried18 Aug 2013

The Jack Phillips, Godalming, Surrey

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Philip PirripExcellent29 Jul 2013 Annoying that this was £2.60 pp when basic guests were £2.29 but the premium price was not highlighted at point of sale, it is not even a premium ale

The Pullman, Folkestone, Kent

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ChrisENot Tried11 Jul 2013
ChrisEGood24 Dec 2012
ChrisENot Tried20 Sep 2010
ChrisENot Tried07 Sep 2010

The Good Intent, Rochester, Kent

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Philip PirripExcellent04 Jul 2013 For a gravity ale on a humid evening this was in excellent nick

The Onslow Arms, West Clandon, Surrey

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WittendenNot Tried13 Jan 2013

The Bell, Walthamstow, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Nov 2012

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

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DosserNot Tried11 Nov 2012
PedroExcellent22 Oct 2011
PedroExcellent12 Aug 2011
PedroNot Tried11 Aug 2011
AngieNot Tried22 Jan 2011
IanNot Tried21 Jan 2011
AlenomoreNot Tried17 Apr 2010
PedroNot Tried16 Mar 2010
PedroExcellent14 Mar 2010
PedroExcellent06 Sep 2009 Drank a lot of these whilst enjoying the acoustic duo !
PedroExcellent04 Sep 2009
PedroExcellent03 Sep 2009
PedroExcellent02 Sep 2009 tried outside on patio

The Star Inn, Ringwood, Hampshire

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EddieExcellent24 Oct 2012 Good honest best bitter

The Anchor, Walberswick, Suffolk

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AndrewNot Tried18 Aug 2012

Kings Head, Bristol, Avon

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Philip PirripExcellent23 Jul 2012 A great mix of bitterness and pronounced sweetness

The Wenlock Arms, Hoxton, Central London

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Philip PirripGood11 Jul 2012 First sweetish brew for a while so took time for the old tastebuds to acclimatise

Ye Olde Thirsty Pig, Maidstone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
PedroGood17 Jun 2012
AlenomoreGood12 Oct 2011 Good, but again, not cool enough.
MattAcceptable31 Aug 2010 Good flavour but served too warm.
MattAcceptable13 Aug 2010 slightly hazy and a tad to warm but still very drinkable and in good condition
PedroExcellent27 May 2010
IanGood22 Apr 2010 Very drinkable brown standard bitter. Mind you, it's no Harvey's Sussex Best Bitter that is just 5 mins up the road at The Pilot. Just waiting for 25 mins til the pub opens.
PedroExcellent07 Apr 2010

The Barley Mow, Shepperton, Surrey

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thebrewingmanNot Tried13 Mar 2012

The Harrow, Compton, Surrey

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WittendenGood08 Feb 2012 A good honest best bitter.

The Red Lion, Milford on Sea, Hampshire

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MattY1Not Tried03 Nov 2011

The Rum Puncheon, Gravesend, Kent

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ChrisENot Tried04 Aug 2011

The Swan, Maidstone, Kent

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PedroNot Tried24 Jul 2011
ChrisENot Tried19 Jul 2011
PedroExcellent09 Jul 2011

The Opera House, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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PedroPoor26 Feb 2011

The Bricklayer's Arms, Putney, Greater London

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CollisAcceptable16 Oct 2010

Hooden on the Hill, Willesborough, Kent

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AlenomoreNot Tried19 Sep 2010

Smallhythe Place Beer and Music Festival 2010, Smallhythe, Kent

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WittendenNot Tried04 Sep 2010

The Spotted Cow, Lower Bourne, Surrey

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WittendenExcellent20 Mar 2010 I've been a fan of TEA for years, in bottle and less often on draught,and this was as it should be:mid brown with a dry depth of hops.Refreshing.

Old House, Ightham Common, Kent

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PedroExcellent03 Oct 2009

The Roebuck, Hampton Hill, Greater London

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James TExcellent07 Sep 2009 A good all round fairly regular pint of TEA. Crystal clear, nice thick head, fruity, and a tart dry aftertaste.

Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2009, Dover, Kent

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MickGood22 May 2009 A nice enough pint but not as assertive or hoppy as I remember

Simple Simon's, Canterbury, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried23 Feb 2008
IanNot Tried12 Jan 2008
AndrewNot Tried17 Mar 2007
AndrewNot Tried20 Jan 2007 Jane had it and it tasted fine. It was much better than when I last had it (at Maidstone beer festival in 2001).
BrianNot Tried11 Dec 2005

The White Swan, Reading Street, Kent

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BlairGood16 Feb 2008 Nice clean refreshing pint. Very good session bitter.

The Butchers Arms, Herne, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried15 Sep 2007

Coastguard, St Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried14 Mar 2007

The George, Bethersden, Kent

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IanAcceptable22 Apr 2006 Copper, thin off white head. Soft hop/malt aroma, some lemon/ginger flavour in mouth. Really quite attractive with a ginger spiced hop finish. I've certainly had worse bitters. Touch of toffee sweetness on then end.

The Yew Tree Inn, Barfrestone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried27 Aug 2005
AndrewNot Tried20 Aug 2005 This came on after the Stout was taken off
BrianGood13 Aug 2005 Nice enough, good body and smooth finish

Hogs Back T.E.A.

4.20% ABV.

We have tried this beer 47 times.

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

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