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Old Dairy Snow Top

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The Long PondEltham, Greater London29 Jan 2022
Louis ArmstrongDover, Kent30 Nov 2019
The Door HingeWelling, Greater London11 Oct 2019
The Hovelling Boat InnRamsgate, Kent29 Mar 2019
Royal Victoria PavilionRamsgate, Kent22 Mar 2019
The River Ale HouseEast Greenwich, Greater London20 Mar 2019
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2019Dover, Kent01 Feb 2019
Larkins' AlehouseCranbrook, Kent19 Jan 2019
The Broken DrumBlackfen, Greater London31 Dec 2018
Taproom (Formerly Taproom TN23/Vinnie's Bar & Club/Hortons Wine & Dine/Utopia)Ashford, Kent06 Dec 2018
This Ancient Boro'Tenterden, Kent29 Nov 2018
The Butchers ArmsHerne, Kent10 Apr 2018
The Milk HouseSissinghurst, Kent28 Dec 2017
The Mechanical ElephantMargate, Kent15 Nov 2017
The Eight BellsDover, Kent02 Mar 2017
Woolpack HotelTenterden, Kent08 Feb 2017
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2017Dover, Kent03 Feb 2017
Artillery ArmsRamsgate, Kent23 Dec 2016
The George in RyeRye, East Sussex09 Mar 2016
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2016Dover, Kent05 Feb 2016
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2015Dover, Kent07 Feb 2015
The White Lion HotelTenterden, Kent10 Jan 2015
The George & DragonFordwich, Kent27 Dec 2014
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2014Dover, Kent07 Feb 2014
The Tickled TroutWye, Kent03 Feb 2014
The Firkin AlehouseFolkestone, Kent28 Dec 2013
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2013Dover, Kent01 Feb 2013
Ypres Castle InnRye, East Sussex30 Dec 2012
The FarmhouseWest Malling, Kent30 Dec 2012
The Bowl InnHastingleigh, Kent23 Dec 2012
The Dog & BellDeptford, Greater London20 Dec 2012
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent07 Dec 2012
The Bull InnBenenden, Kent02 Dec 2012
Six BellsWoodchurch, Kent18 Feb 2012
The PhoenixCanterbury, Kent11 Dec 2011

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 Long Pond, Eltham, Greater London

Philip PirripGood29 Jan 2022 Holding up well for a well emptied cask, a good nightcapper
Philip PirripNot Tried18 Oct 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Oct 2019
Philip PirripGood25 Apr 2018 Still rolling along after 10 or so days, how long can it last
Philip PirripExcellent20 Apr 2018 Half as a nightcap, been on a few days now but a beer like this last ages in great condition. Seemed to help my late night crosswording skills
Philip PirripExcellent17 Apr 2018 4½* Several days on and near perfect
Philip PirripExcellent03 Feb 2018 Some nightcaps are born nightcaps!
Philip PirripNot Tried23 Dec 2014 Tempted but a bit early for a sleep inducer

Louis Armstrong, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent30 Nov 2019 Innocent but a heady brew

The Door Hinge, Welling, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent11 Oct 2019 Allegedly near end of cask but still superb
Philip PirripExcellent08 Oct 2019 A glorious anaesthetic
Philip PirripExcellent28 Mar 2019 And what a pint it was - top notch
Philip PirripExcellent14 Dec 2018 Lovely heavy hitter
Philip PirripGood24 Dec 2016
Philip PirripExcellent23 Dec 2016
Philip PirripExcellent01 Dec 2016 Very last almost a pint out of the cask and as good as might have been the first. A snip at £3 pp to clear
Philip PirripExcellent27 Feb 2016 A meal in a glass
Philip PirripExceptional28 Dec 2013 Superb condition - could not fault

The Hovelling Boat Inn, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserExcellent29 Mar 2019 Fine pint
Philip PirripExcellent29 Mar 2019 Fine form
Jack WilliamGood12 Apr 2018

Royal Victoria Pavilion, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserGood22 Mar 2019 At £1.99 with a voucher, good value.

The River Ale House, East Greenwich, Greater London

Philip PirripGood20 Mar 2019 Its strength soon felt
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Mar 2019

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2019, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried01 Feb 2019

Larkins' Alehouse, Cranbrook, Kent

WittendenNot Tried19 Jan 2019
Jack WilliamNot Tried13 Jan 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Nov 2017 Fresh on to replace the Brumaison
Philip PirripGood11 Nov 2017 A nightcap brew

The Broken Drum, Blackfen, Greater London

Philip PirripGood31 Dec 2018

Taproom (Formerly Taproom TN23/Vinnie's Bar & Club/Hortons Wine & Dine/Utopia), Ashford, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried06 Dec 2018 A pint of tarmac didn't appeal tonight so I opted for a clone keg beer.

This Ancient Boro', Tenterden, Kent

WittendenNot Tried29 Nov 2018

The Butchers Arms, Herne, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried10 Apr 2018
Philip PirripGood22 Dec 2014 1st one was a tad metallic
Philip PirripExcellent22 Dec 2014 2nd one much better mouthfeel
Philip PirripNot Tried26 Feb 2014
Philip PirripExcellent14 Feb 2013
BrianNot Tried09 Feb 2013
MickNot Tried26 Jan 2013

The Milk House, Sissinghurst, Kent

WittendenExcellent28 Dec 2017 Dried fruit:more than a hint of Christmas pudding.Grand stuff.
WittendenGood11 Feb 2017 Dark winter fruit. Somewhat overshadowed by the Conspirancy.
WittendenNot Tried17 Dec 2016
WittendenNot Tried10 Dec 2016
WittendenExcellent20 Dec 2015 A grand fruity but austere dark 'un. 4.5 on my reckoning.
WittendenNot Tried06 Feb 2015
WittendenExcellent13 Dec 2014 A lovely black strap black ale.Liquorice and hops.Rather good.

The Mechanical Elephant, Margate, Kent

beery steveNot Tried15 Nov 2017

The Eight Bells, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent02 Mar 2017 Madness at £2.25pp
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Dec 2016

Woolpack Hotel, Tenterden, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried08 Feb 2017

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2017, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried03 Feb 2017

Artillery Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserExcellent23 Dec 2016

The George in Rye, Rye, East Sussex

ChrisEGood09 Mar 2016

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2016, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried05 Feb 2016

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2015, Dover, Kent

DosserExcellent07 Feb 2015
Philip PirripExcellent06 Feb 2015

The White Lion Hotel, Tenterden, Kent

IanExcellent10 Jan 2015 Excellent winter warmer

The George & Dragon, Fordwich, Kent

BrianExcellent27 Dec 2014 Like Dark Conspiracy but sweeter.

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2014, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent07 Feb 2014

The Tickled Trout, Wye, Kent

TrevorExcellent03 Feb 2014 Still at £3 a pint. Very good condition and malty flavour.
TrevorExcellent30 Jan 2014 Very nice smooth malty beer which was on offer at £3 a pint.

The Firkin Alehouse, Folkestone, Kent

IanNot Tried28 Dec 2013

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2013, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried01 Feb 2013

Ypres Castle Inn, Rye, East Sussex

thebrewingmanExcellent30 Dec 2012 Excellent winter ale that drank very well.

The Farmhouse, West Malling, Kent

PedroExcellent30 Dec 2012
PedroNot Tried29 Dec 2011

The Bowl Inn, Hastingleigh, Kent

MickExcellent23 Dec 2012 The grasshopper ran out, Ron put this on and gave me a half to taste. Rich malt, sweet fruit syrup with good hop balance. A perfect winter brew.

The Dog & Bell, Deptford, Greater London

Martin the MildmanExcellent20 Dec 2012 Excellent strong black winter warmer. Sweet and malty with some hop bitterness for balance. The finish is vineous and fruity. My score 16/20.

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

PedroNot Tried07 Dec 2012
PedroNot Tried05 Dec 2012
PedroExcellent01 Mar 2012 but ran out
PedroNot Tried29 Feb 2012
AngieGood29 Feb 2012
PedroNot Tried28 Feb 2012
PedroNot Tried26 Feb 2012
PedroExcellent24 Feb 2012
PedroNot Tried13 Dec 2011
PedroNot Tried12 Dec 2011
DosserExceptional12 Dec 2011 Superb
PedroNot Tried11 Dec 2011
PedroExceptional10 Dec 2011

The Bull Inn, Benenden, Kent

WittendenNot Tried02 Dec 2012
WittendenExceptional01 Dec 2012 Plenty of hops, but not bitter.Malt but not cloying. Peppermint, red currant.Deep ruby.If I drink a better winter warmer this year I'd be surprised. Belies its strength.More good stuff from just down the road.

Six Bells, Woodchurch, Kent

PedroNot Tried18 Feb 2012
IanGood18 Feb 2012 Malty fruity some syrupy flavour on finish, some hedgerow fruit. Not very bitter but good fruits and malts throughout.
PedroExcellent17 Feb 2012

The Phoenix, Canterbury, Kent

AlenomoreExceptional11 Dec 2011 Another new ale from one of the best micros in the South-East. A 5* treat, incredibly hoppy, very drinkable, so much so, 5 samples taken!

Old Dairy Snow Top

6.00% ABV.

We have tried this beer 52 times.

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

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