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Bristol Beer Factory Independence

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Beer EngineSouthwick, West Sussex05 Jul 2019
The Marine HotelStonehaven, Aberdeenshire25 Jul 2018
The Kemble Brewery InnCheltenham, Gloucestershire14 Apr 2018
Smugglers' AlehouseNew Romney, Kent24 Jun 2017
HopinnNewcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire01 Dec 2016
The Evening StarBrighton, East Sussex02 Jun 2016
Bristol Yard (formerly Yard; Colston Yard)Bristol, Avon01 Jun 2016
Royal AlbertNew Cross, Greater London21 Sep 2015
The Great WesternWolverhampton, West Midlands30 Jul 2015
The Duke's HeadHighgate, Greater London07 Jul 2015
Hope & AnchorBristol, Avon23 Apr 2015
Pelt TraderCity, Central London30 Mar 2015
The HarpCharing Cross, Central London05 Jan 2015
The Just ReproachDeal, Kent17 Dec 2014
The Holy InadequateStoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire24 Oct 2014
Dean SwiftBermondsey, Central London26 Sep 2014
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent29 Aug 2014
Beerd (formerly Grapes)Oxford, Oxfordshire06 Jul 2014
The Cambridge Brew HouseCambridge, Cambridgeshire21 Mar 2014
Hand in HandBrighton, East Sussex16 Feb 2014
Euston TapEuston, Central London29 Oct 2013
Ravensbourne ArmsLewisham, Greater London20 Oct 2013
The Beer HallStaveley, Cumbria18 Jul 2013
Sheffield TapSheffield, South Yorkshire01 Apr 2013
Catford Bridge TavernCatford, Greater London08 Aug 2012
York TapYork, North Yorkshire14 Jan 2012

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.

Beer Engine, Southwick, West Sussex

Jack WilliamNot Tried05 Jul 2019

The Marine Hotel, Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire

McGargleExcellent25 Jul 2018 Old favourite served in top condition.
McGargleGood14 May 2014 Malty and hoppy. Just what's needed after a day in the 'Pleasure Palace'.

The Kemble Brewery Inn, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

AndrewNot Tried14 Apr 2018

Smugglers' Alehouse, New Romney, Kent

ChrisEExcellent24 Jun 2017

Hopinn, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire

Nick WillisGood01 Dec 2016 Nice light session ale

The Evening Star, Brighton, East Sussex

Philip PirripExcellent02 Jun 2016 After my expressed adoration of the APA a barman suggested I try this for flavour. Very intense hop nose and bitterness but I thought the hops I detected were English rather than US style
Philip PirripNot Tried09 May 2013

Bristol Yard (formerly Yard; Colston Yard), Bristol, Avon

MickExcellent01 Jun 2016 Very nice American IPA, good hops but well balanced.

Royal Albert, New Cross, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried21 Sep 2015 Ran out

The Great Western, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

HSBExcellent30 Jul 2015 An excellent version of an American Pale Ale.

The Duke's Head, Highgate, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried07 Jul 2015

Hope & Anchor, Bristol, Avon

HSBNot Tried23 Apr 2015

Pelt Trader, City, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Mar 2015
Stephen HarrisNot Tried04 Jul 2013
Stephen HarrisExcellent01 Jul 2013 Amber-coloured. Excellent US hop flavours.

The Harp, Charing Cross, Central London

Philip PirripExcellent05 Jan 2015 New World hops but good as that
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Oct 2013

The Just Reproach, Deal, Kent

Philip PirripGood17 Dec 2014 My colleague waxed lyrical about this one

The Holy Inadequate, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Nick WillisNot Tried24 Oct 2014

Dean Swift, Bermondsey, Central London

oz11Not Tried26 Sep 2014

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried29 Aug 2014
DosserNot Tried13 Jul 2014
TobesExcellent12 Jul 2014

Beerd (formerly Grapes), Oxford, Oxfordshire

Stephen HarrisNot Tried06 Jul 2014

The Cambridge Brew House, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

HSBExceptional21 Mar 2014 My first example of a continuously hopped ale. The hop flavour was stunning.

Hand in Hand, Brighton, East Sussex

Stephen HarrisNot Tried16 Feb 2014

Euston Tap, Euston, Central London

Philip PirripNot Tried29 Oct 2013
Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 May 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried18 Oct 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Sep 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jun 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Jun 2012
Philip PirripExcellent13 Apr 2012 Chalk board showed ABV as 4.8% and named Dry-Hopped Independence. Good hop taste - drank beer as chaser with Steel City and Arbor Ales (Joint Venture) DCLXVI.

Ravensbourne Arms, Lewisham, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent20 Oct 2013

The Beer Hall, Staveley, Cumbria

ChrisENot Tried18 Jul 2013

Sheffield Tap, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Stephen HarrisNot Tried01 Apr 2013

Catford Bridge Tavern, Catford, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried08 Aug 2012

York Tap, York, North Yorkshire

Martin the MildmanGood14 Jan 2012 Pale and well balanced brew with good citrus hop and malt character. My score 15/20.

Bristol Beer Factory Independence

4.60% ABV.

We have tried this beer 15 times.

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

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