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Harvey's Christmas Ale

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Royal OakBorough, Central London27 Jan 2022
Bridge Arms (formerly The White Horse Inn)Bridge, Kent23 Dec 2021
The DorsetLewes, East Sussex07 Jan 2020
The Ale HouseChelmsford, Essex02 Jan 2020
The HarpCharing Cross, Central London22 Dec 2018
The Cat's BackWandsworth, Greater London04 Dec 2017
The Market PorterSouthwark, Central London14 Dec 2014
The Snowdrop InnLewes, East Sussex28 Dec 2013
The GarlandRedhill, Surrey14 Dec 2013

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.

Royal Oak, Borough, Central London

Philip PirripNot Tried27 Jan 2022
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Jan 2022 Tempting, another day perhaps
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Jan 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Jan 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried27 Nov 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried31 Jan 2018 Tempting
Philip PirripExcellent25 Jan 2017 Very innocent in taste
ChrisENot Tried30 Jan 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried27 Jan 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Jan 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Dec 2014
Philip PirripGood29 Jan 2014 Nicely rounded. The hit came later
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Dec 2013 Lower abv than previous years but £5.50 pp

Bridge Arms (formerly The White Horse Inn), Bridge, Kent

Jack WilliamAcceptable23 Dec 2021 Powerful barley wine, albeit rather too sweet for my liking.

The Dorset, Lewes, East Sussex

Magnus GreelNot Tried07 Jan 2020

The Ale House, Chelmsford, Essex

Magnus GreelGood02 Jan 2020 Another taster, too sickly sweet

The Harp, Charing Cross, Central London

Philip PirripAcceptable22 Dec 2018 In a pin on the counter top. Rather flat and warm, needed some cooling arrangement to make this more enjoyable

The Cat's Back, Wandsworth, Greater London

ChrisENot Tried04 Dec 2017

The Market Porter, Southwark, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried14 Dec 2014

The Snowdrop Inn, Lewes, East Sussex

Stephen HarrisNot Tried28 Dec 2013

The Garland, Redhill, Surrey

Stephen HarrisAcceptable14 Dec 2013 Amber/brown. A bit cloudy. Very sweet. Near to end of barrel I think, should be better than this.

Harvey's Christmas Ale

7.50% ABV.

We have tried this beer 6 times.

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

Other Harvey's beers.