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Canterbury Brewers Loco IPA

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Kent Beer Festival 2015Canterbury, Kent23 Jul 2015
The Foundry Brew PubCanterbury, Kent19 Jul 2015
6th K&ES Railway Beer Festival 2014Tenterden, Kent14 Jun 2014
The Conqueror AlehouseRamsgate, Kent18 Apr 2013
City ArmsCanterbury, Kent17 Feb 2013
The Firkin AlehouseFolkestone, Kent25 Jan 2013
The BerryWalmer, Kent16 Nov 2012
Leyton Orient Supporters ClubLeyton, Greater London08 Nov 2012
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent07 Sep 2012
Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2012Dover, Kent01 Jun 2012
Cherry TreeCanterbury, Kent07 Apr 2012
The Butchers ArmsHerne, Kent27 Mar 2012
The Crispin InnSandwich, Kent20 Mar 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.

Kent Beer Festival 2015, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickGood23 Jul 2015 Nice, but not as hoppy as it used to be.

The Foundry Brew Pub, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Jack WilliamExcellent19 Jul 2015 Haven't tried this before - had a strong hoppy note that belied its ABV. Excellent condition as well.
MickExcellent27 Jun 2014 Intensely hoppy, lovely stuff.
AndrewNot Tried07 Jun 2014
AndrewExcellent17 May 2014 Aggressive nettly hop. Light body. Really nice
IanPoor14 Dec 2013 End of the barrel I couldn't finish a half
BrianNot Tried29 Nov 2013
BrianGood08 Nov 2013 Good, but lacking a bit of flavour compared to previous versions.
AndrewNot Tried17 Nov 2012
BrianNot Tried10 Nov 2012
MickExceptional10 Nov 2012 Superb hops, very drinkable session bitter.
WittendenExceptional27 Oct 2012 Wonderfully characterful beer for the ABV: a deep pocket of hops with some toffee. A classic.
IanNot Tried20 Oct 2012
MickExcellent10 Sep 2012 Good crisp hop aroma taste and finish, a recioe change means a bit less hop bite though.
BlairNot Tried18 Aug 2012
EddieExcellent14 Aug 2012 Very dry hoppy ipa
oz11Good10 Aug 2012
AndrewNot Tried20 Jul 2012
ChrisEExcellent14 Jul 2012 A wonderful hoppy zesty citrusy beer in excellent condition.
BlairExcellent30 Jun 2012 Aggressivley hoppy and very full bodied for a 3.9% ale. It was also extremely quaffable.
IanGood23 Jun 2012 Fine, if a little ascetic
Philip PirripNot Tried06 Jun 2012

6th K&ES Railway Beer Festival 2014, Tenterden, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Archie14Not Tried14 Jun 2014

The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
ChrisEGood18 Apr 2013

City Arms, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BrianExcellent17 Feb 2013 I've only had this once before and wasn't impressed. Must of had a bad pint, this was excellent. Big, lemony hit of ..er lemon and new mown grass. Soap suddy head and yellow body.
Martin the MildmanAcceptable23 Dec 2012 Pale bitter with quite a harsh bitter hop character. Dry, hoppy finish. My score 14/20.
BrianNot Tried23 Dec 2012
Philip PirripGood06 Jun 2012 Newly on. Lost some of its condition as the glass went down

The Firkin Alehouse, Folkestone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
IanExcellent25 Jan 2013 god I love the hops on this

The Berry, Walmer, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
IanNot Tried16 Nov 2012

Leyton Orient Supporters Club, Leyton, Greater London

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Stephen HarrisExcellent08 Nov 2012 Superbly hopped, US-style IPA.

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
oz11Excellent07 Sep 2012 Hop juice!
EddieExceptional07 Sep 2012 I agree with "Kentish ale" here a wonderful IPA with amazing depth for a beer of this strength.....
PedroExceptional07 Sep 2012 SUPERB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
PedroNot Tried06 Sep 2012
AlenomoreExceptional06 Sep 2012 "A super hoppy American style IPA, with a depth of flavour beyond its ABV". It sure was! Think BrewDog or a big Triple IPA from the U.S. Returned for more of this. Beer of the festival for me.
PedroExceptional06 Sep 2012

Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2012, Dover, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickExceptional01 Jun 2012 Super hoppy American style IPA, tastes more than 3.9%. Serious hops but retaining a good depth of body. If you like you hops assertive this is the one to try. My beer of the festival, closely followed by the Imperial Stout.

Cherry Tree, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Martin the MildmanExcellent07 Apr 2012 Excellent pale bitter with good crisp citrus hop character and some malt balance. Fruity finish. My score 16/20.

The Butchers Arms, Herne, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickExceptional27 Mar 2012 Powerful hop presence in this deep gold ale, some malt but the hops are superb, maybe verging on harsh. But i could drink several of these.

The Crispin Inn, Sandwich, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
ChrisEExcellent20 Mar 2012 A really amazing beer, deliciously hoppy and citrusy. Tasted stronger than 3.9%

Canterbury Brewers Loco IPA

3.90% ABV.

We have tried this beer 29 times.

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

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