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Westerham Spirit of Kent XXX Pale Ale

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Claret & Ale (formerly Claret Free House)Addiscombe, Greater London07 Feb 2024
The George & DragonFordwich, Kent18 Jul 2023
Grasshopper on the GreenWesterham, Kent24 Aug 2021
The River Ale HouseEast Greenwich, Greater London12 Aug 2021
The ChequersSevenoaks, Kent16 Dec 2019
The George StaplesBlackfen, Greater London26 Nov 2019
The New Cross TurnpikeWelling, Greater London11 Nov 2019
The Leading LightFaversham, Kent09 Aug 2019
The Furze WrenBexleyheath, Greater London06 May 2019
The Brockley BargeBrockley, Greater London25 Mar 2019
The CapitolForest Hill, Greater London11 Feb 2019
The Broken DrumBlackfen, Greater London24 Sep 2018
The HangarSidcup, Greater London18 Jun 2018
The Swan & AngelSt Ives, Cambridgeshire10 Jun 2018
The White SwanCharlton, Greater London10 Apr 2018
Ramblers RestChislehurst, Greater London05 Sep 2017
Furlongs Ale HouseFaversham, Kent24 Aug 2017
The County HotelAshford, Kent01 Feb 2017
The Robert PocockGravesend, Kent29 Nov 2016
The Hackney CarriageSidcup, Greater London13 Oct 2016
The Lighthouse InnCapel-le-Ferne, Kent14 Aug 2016
The Milk HouseSissinghurst, Kent23 Mar 2016
The Honest MillerBrook, Kent22 Feb 2016
One Inn The WoodPetts Wood, Greater London31 Mar 2015
Royal Cinque Ports Yacht ClubDover, Kent07 Mar 2015
Simmons (formerly Jimi Loves Gloria; Pillars of Hercules)Soho, Central London05 Mar 2015
Admiral OwenSandwich, Kent21 Feb 2015
Rack of AleDover, Kent06 Feb 2015
The Watch HouseLewisham, Greater London28 Dec 2014
The Sovereign of the SeasPetts Wood, Greater London25 Nov 2014
The Society RoomsMaidstone, Kent01 Nov 2014
Leyton Orient Supporters ClubLeyton, Greater London31 Oct 2014
The New InnCanterbury, Kent09 Aug 2014
Bake & AlehouseWestgate-on-Sea, Kent26 Jul 2014
Orpington Liberal ClubOrpington, Greater London21 Feb 2014
The Tankerton ArmsTankerton, Kent23 Oct 2013
The Samuel PetoFolkestone, Kent18 Aug 2013
The Black Horse InnThurnham, Kent02 Aug 2013
The Just ReproachDeal, Kent06 Jul 2013
1st East Dulwich Real Ale & Cider FestivalEast Dulwich, Greater London03 May 2013
2nd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2013Tonbridge, Kent27 Apr 2013
Stile BridgeMarden, Kent12 Jan 2013
Bull InnWest Malling, Kent04 Jan 2013
The Grape & GrainCrystal Palace, Greater London14 Nov 2012
2nd Spa Valley Railway Beer FestivalTunbridge Wells, Kent20 Oct 2012
Black Horse & HoodensBorough Green, Kent01 Oct 2012
The Bricklayer's ArmsPutney, Greater London27 Sep 2012
The Vine InnGoudhurst, Kent27 Sep 2012
Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2012Horsmonden, Kent15 Sep 2012
George & DragonTonbridge, Kent11 Sep 2012
East Malling Beer & Cider Festivals 2012 and 2013East Malling, Kent01 Sep 2012
The Sun InnSt Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent24 Aug 2012
Red LionSnargate, Kent19 Aug 2012
Duke of WellingtonRyarsh, Kent16 Aug 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.

Claret & Ale (formerly Claret Free House), Addiscombe, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried07 Feb 2024
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Apr 2023 Ran out
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Apr 2023

The George & Dragon, Fordwich, Kent

Magnus GreelUndrinkable18 Jul 2023 Vile - a pint of disgusting murky sweet and sour sugar water. Exchanged for the similar Whitstable Bay Pale Ale.
Magnus GreelExcellent03 Oct 2017 Mellow with hints of banana in spot on condition.

Grasshopper on the Green, Westerham, Kent

Magnus GreelGood24 Aug 2021 Fruity yet earthy complex ale, most enjoyable.

The River Ale House, East Greenwich, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried12 Aug 2021 Ran out
Philip PirripGood11 Aug 2021 Bordering on citrus
Philip PirripNot Tried05 Mar 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Dec 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Sep 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Jan 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried05 Nov 2017

The Chequers, Sevenoaks, Kent

ChrisENot Tried16 Dec 2019
oz11Acceptable25 Apr 2015 Slightly hazy.
oz11Not Tried13 Dec 2014
ChrisENot Tried23 Aug 2014
oz11Not Tried20 Apr 2013
oz11Acceptable16 Mar 2013 Little bit appley, not as good as it could be.

The George Staples, Blackfen, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried26 Nov 2019

The New Cross Turnpike, Welling, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried11 Nov 2019
Philip PirripGood10 May 2018

The Leading Light, Faversham, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried09 Aug 2019

The Furze Wren, Bexleyheath, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried06 May 2019

The Brockley Barge, Brockley, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried25 Mar 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Jan 2019

The Capitol, Forest Hill, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried11 Feb 2019
Stephen HarrisNot Tried17 Apr 2018

The Broken Drum, Blackfen, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent24 Sep 2018

The Hangar, Sidcup, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried18 Jun 2018

The Swan & Angel, St Ives, Cambridgeshire

Jack WilliamNot Tried10 Jun 2018

The White Swan, Charlton, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried10 Apr 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried04 Mar 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Jan 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried21 Oct 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Aug 2017

Ramblers Rest, Chislehurst, Greater London

Magnus GreelNot Tried05 Sep 2017

Furlongs Ale House, Faversham, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried24 Aug 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Dec 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Dec 2014

The County Hotel, Ashford, Kent

Magnus GreelExcellent01 Feb 2017 A nice zesty bite.
AlenomoreNot Tried17 Aug 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried04 Apr 2013
ChrisENot Tried01 Apr 2013 This ran out as my pint was being poured.

The Robert Pocock, Gravesend, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried29 Nov 2016

The Hackney Carriage, Sidcup, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried13 Oct 2016

The Lighthouse Inn, Capel-le-Ferne, Kent

Stephen HarrisGood14 Aug 2016 Amber-coloured. A nice, balanced, slightly-earthy Bitter.

The Milk House, Sissinghurst, Kent

WittendenGood23 Mar 2016 Hoppy and golden.Bit of farmyard.
WittendenNot Tried14 Nov 2015
WittendenExcellent31 Oct 2015 Slight haze, but the best I've had this:spicy hops, orchard fruit,pleasant malt.

The Honest Miller, Brook, Kent

TrevorNot Tried22 Feb 2016

One Inn The Wood, Petts Wood, Greater London

oz11Not Tried31 Mar 2015

Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club, Dover, Kent

ChrisEExcellent07 Mar 2015
Jack WilliamGood06 Mar 2015 Tasting notes said lemon balm, honey and blackcurrant - sounded like a cold cure - but tasted like a good beer with fruity notes.

Simmons (formerly Jimi Loves Gloria; Pillars of Hercules), Soho, Central London

HSBNot Tried05 Mar 2015

Admiral Owen, Sandwich, Kent

Vacuous Good21 Feb 2015 Slightly hazy with a floater evident, but tasty enough with a nice balance between malt and hops

Rack of Ale, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried06 Feb 2015

The Watch House, Lewisham, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried28 Dec 2014
Philip PirripGood01 Nov 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried08 May 2013

The Sovereign of the Seas, Petts Wood, Greater London

oz11Not Tried25 Nov 2014

The Society Rooms, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried01 Nov 2014
TobesNot Tried31 Aug 2013
BullsExcellent16 Mar 2013

Leyton Orient Supporters Club, Leyton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried31 Oct 2014

The New Inn, Canterbury, Kent

MickNot Tried09 Aug 2014

Bake & Alehouse, Westgate-on-Sea, Kent

ChrisEExcellent26 Jul 2014 This replaced the Gadds' when it ran out.

Orpington Liberal Club, Orpington, Greater London

oz11Not Tried21 Feb 2014

The Tankerton Arms, Tankerton, Kent

Jack WilliamExcellent23 Oct 2013 Criisp, refreshing - excellent condition - with a very moorish bite - am I getting a hint of apple?

The Samuel Peto, Folkestone, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried18 Aug 2013

The Black Horse Inn, Thurnham, Kent

PedroNot Tried02 Aug 2013
PedroGood01 May 2013

The Just Reproach, Deal, Kent

ChrisENot Tried06 Jul 2013

1st East Dulwich Real Ale & Cider Festival, East Dulwich, Greater London

oz11Not Tried03 May 2013

2nd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2013, Tonbridge, Kent

oz11Not Tried27 Apr 2013

Stile Bridge, Marden, Kent

PedroNot Tried12 Jan 2013

Bull Inn, West Malling, Kent

PedroExcellent04 Jan 2013

The Grape & Grain, Crystal Palace, Greater London

Philip PirripGood14 Nov 2012 Started well but found it lost its intensity of nose and flavour quickly

2nd Spa Valley Railway Beer Festival, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

oz11Good20 Oct 2012 Groombridge

Black Horse & Hoodens, Borough Green, Kent

PedroExcellent01 Oct 2012
PedroExcellent04 Sep 2012

The Bricklayer's Arms, Putney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent27 Sep 2012 Amber coloured, tangy and hoppy.

The Vine Inn, Goudhurst, Kent

PedroGood27 Sep 2012

Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2012, Horsmonden, Kent

WittendenExcellent15 Sep 2012 A fine golden ale,earthy and floral with a sweetish undertone.Using 9 types of Kentish hops:much more characterful than another Spitfire themed beer that I could mention.

George & Dragon, Tonbridge, Kent

oz11Not Tried11 Sep 2012
oz11Excellent06 Jul 2012 New permanent beer for the Westerham Brewery. A hoppy golden ale. Very nice but don't we have enough hoppy golden ales yet? Edit: Recently been told that the Jubilation Ale was popular enough to join the regular line up of beers, and that this its new name.

East Malling Beer & Cider Festivals 2012 and 2013, East Malling, Kent

oz11Not Tried01 Sep 2012

The Sun Inn, St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent

BlairNot Tried24 Aug 2012

Red Lion, Snargate, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried19 Aug 2012 Another new ale on me. Let it go today.

Duke of Wellington, Ryarsh, Kent

PedroExcellent16 Aug 2012

Westerham Spirit of Kent XXX Pale Ale

4.00% ABV.

We have tried this beer 30 times.

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

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