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Castle Rock Harvest Pale

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The Swan in the RushesLoughborough, Leicestershire02 Apr 2024
The River Ale HouseEast Greenwich, Greater London12 Nov 2023
Nobody InnGrantham, Lincolnshire11 Aug 2023
The Victoria HotelBeeston, Nottinghamshire11 Oct 2022
The Alexandra HotelDerby, Derbyshire10 Oct 2022
The Dukes ArmsBurton Latimer, Northamptonshire07 Jul 2022
The RetreatReading, Berkshire01 Feb 2022
The Vat and FiddleNottingham, Nottinghamshire29 Jan 2022
Five LampsDerby, Derbyshire24 Jan 2022
Rose TavernNorwich, Norfolk02 Sep 2021
CanalhouseNottingham, Nottinghamshire29 Jul 2021
Golden EagleLincoln, Lincolnshire20 Oct 2020
The VictoriaLincoln, Lincolnshire18 Oct 2020
Palmerston ArmsPeterborough, Cambridgeshire13 Aug 2020
Dew Drop InnEastbourne, East Sussex16 Mar 2020
Punch HouseWare, Hertfordshire09 Oct 2019
The SheafSouthwark, Central London02 Oct 2019
Ye Olde John O'GauntLancaster, Lancashire15 Aug 2019
The Fox & CrownNewark, Nottinghamshire09 Jul 2019
Golden StarNorwich, Norfolk11 Feb 2019
Jono's BarIlford, Greater London01 Oct 2018
White Hart TapSt Albans, Hertfordshire20 Jul 2018
The SultanSouth Wimbledon, Greater London02 Apr 2018
The Basketmakers ArmsBrighton, East Sussex19 Mar 2018
The Lord NorthbrookLee, Greater London14 Feb 2018
North StarLeytonstone, Greater London29 Jan 2018
The BullWoolwich, Greater London15 Dec 2017
The Parcel YardKing's Cross / St Pancras, Central London28 Nov 2017
Royal OakMalton, North Yorkshire17 Sep 2017
West End HouseEly, Cambridgeshire24 Aug 2017
Kings HeadShadoxhurst, Kent19 Aug 2017
The Royal OakRadcliffe on Trent, Nottinghamshire19 Aug 2017
The Fat OxTenterden, Kent19 Aug 2017
The Alpaca (formerly The New Rose)Islington, Central London16 May 2017
The Lord NelsonOakham, Rutland14 Nov 2016
Queen AdelaideNorthampton, Northamptonshire29 Oct 2016
The Ship & BellHorndean, Hampshire01 Jul 2016
Windmill HotelParbold, Lancashire22 Jun 2016
St Werburgh's Catholic Parish CentreChester, Cheshire11 Mar 2016
Leyton TechnicalLeyton, Greater London13 Feb 2016
The Prince of WalesStow Maries, Essex05 Feb 2016
Olde England 2Wellingborough, Northamptonshire27 Jan 2016
Samuel PepysHuntingdon, Cambridgeshire21 Jan 2016
Falcon HotelWhittlesey, Cambridgeshire16 Jan 2016
Tobie NorrisStamford, Lincolnshire21 Dec 2015
The Green ManStamford, Lincolnshire21 Dec 2015
The Jolly SailorMacclesfield, Cheshire09 Dec 2015
GrapesCambridge, Cambridgeshire09 Dec 2015
Red LionKegworth, Leicestershire06 Nov 2015
Horse & GroomBasford, Nottinghamshire29 Oct 2015
The LionBasford, Nottinghamshire29 Oct 2015
The Belle VueNorwich, Norfolk14 Oct 2015
The Mad Bishop & BearPaddington, Central London08 Sep 2015
Kings HeadBristol, Avon07 Sep 2015
The Station HotelIpswich, Suffolk25 Jul 2015
The NewshouseNottingham, Nottinghamshire17 Jul 2015
The WoodmanBirmingham, West Midlands15 Jul 2015
The Ship Inn (Rum Runner)Retford, Nottinghamshire11 Jul 2015
The WrestlersHighgate, Greater London07 Jul 2015
White HorseMilton, Cambridgeshire15 Jun 2015
Railway TavernNuneaton, Warwickshire26 May 2015
The Coal HoleCharing Cross, Central London22 May 2015
Prince of WalesCovent Garden, Central London08 May 2015
Chorlton Tap (formerly The Bar)Chorlton, Greater Manchester24 Apr 2015
The MontpelierPeckham, Greater London23 Apr 2015
Sir Christopher HattonChancery Lane, Central London20 Apr 2015
The Five BellsChelsfield, Greater London15 Apr 2015
The Good IntentRochester, Kent07 Apr 2015
The White HorseHertford, Hertfordshire17 Feb 2015
Queen of BradgateLeicester, Leicestershire16 Jan 2015
The HuntsmanCheadle, Staffordshire23 Nov 2014
The Rook & GaskillYork, North Yorkshire13 Nov 2014
SmithfieldStoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire06 Nov 2014
Green ManMilwich, Staffordshire12 Oct 2014
Rutland ArmsHolmesfield, Derbyshire12 Oct 2014
The KnottManchester, Greater Manchester16 Sep 2014
The Just ReproachDeal, Kent14 Sep 2014
Peter Kavanagh'sLiverpool, Merseyside29 Aug 2014
The Station HotelHither Green, Greater London25 Aug 2014
Lamb & FlagCovent Garden, Central London30 Jun 2014
Smith'sBourne, Lincolnshire25 Jun 2014
Jubilee GarageBourne, Lincolnshire25 Jun 2014
Merchant (formerly The Cat & Canary)Docklands & Isle of Dogs, Greater London30 May 2014
The PosadaWolverhampton, West Midlands20 May 2014
The ChinditWolverhampton, West Midlands20 May 2014
Live & Let LiveCambridge, Cambridgeshire30 Apr 2014
Fox & HoundsShenstone, Staffordshire29 Apr 2014
The GrosvenorNottingham, Nottinghamshire29 Mar 2014
Magpie & CrownBrentford, Greater London25 Feb 2014
Our Mutual FriendStevenage, Hertfordshire23 Feb 2014
Leyton Orient Supporters ClubLeyton, Greater London09 Nov 2013
The Seven StarsRugby, Warwickshire28 Oct 2013
Old GeorgeBethnal Green, Greater London07 Oct 2013
The White LionNorwich, Norfolk03 Oct 2013
The Cambridge Brew HouseCambridge, Cambridgeshire18 Aug 2013
The Rum PuncheonGravesend, Kent09 Aug 2013
The Kingston ArmsCambridge, Cambridgeshire25 Jul 2013
The DolphinCanterbury, Kent10 Jul 2013
Waterloo Arms (formerly The Beer House Waterloo)Waterloo, Central London13 Jun 2013
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent09 Jun 2013
Cap & StockingKegworth, Leicestershire26 May 2013
Kings ArmsNorwich, Norfolk25 May 2013
1st East Dulwich Real Ale & Cider FestivalEast Dulwich, Greater London03 May 2013
Lion TavernLiverpool, Merseyside27 Apr 2013
The BearStratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire09 Apr 2013
Kean's HeadNottingham, Nottinghamshire27 Mar 2013
Castle HotelManchester, Greater Manchester26 Mar 2013
The Rose & Monkey Hotel (formerly Burton Arms)Manchester, Greater Manchester26 Mar 2013
Malt CrossNottingham, Nottinghamshire11 Mar 2013
King's ArmsSunderland, Tyne and Wear07 Mar 2013
The GrapesLiverpool, Merseyside26 Feb 2013
The Chesterfield Pub & KitchenBingham, Nottinghamshire23 Dec 2012
The DragonNottingham, Nottinghamshire20 Dec 2012
Six BellsWoodchurch, Kent02 Nov 2012
Black Horse & HoodensBorough Green, Kent14 Oct 2012
The Stratford HavenWest Bridgford, Nottinghamshire12 Oct 2012
The MoorlandsLancaster, Lancashire18 Aug 2012
The AnchorWalberswick, Suffolk18 Aug 2012
Richmond PubLiverpool, Merseyside18 Aug 2012
The CockpitCity, Central London13 Aug 2012
The Queens HeadIcklesham, East Sussex06 Jul 2012
AlmaNewington Green, Central London03 May 2012
Lincolnshire PoacherNottingham, Nottinghamshire30 Nov 2011
Silk Mill Ale & Cider HouseDerby, Derbyshire26 Nov 2011
LongstopLeicester, Leicestershire01 Oct 2011
The GreyhoundStoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire28 Sep 2011
The New InnCanterbury, Kent02 Aug 2011
Rose & CrownHalstead, Kent29 Jul 2011
The RavenBath, Somerset07 Jun 2011
Artillery ArmsRamsgate, Kent27 May 2011
The Last InnOswestry, Shropshire08 May 2011
Red LionSnargate, Kent25 Apr 2011
Burton Bridge InnBurton upon Trent, Staffordshire07 Apr 2011
The Coopers TavernBurton upon Trent, Staffordshire21 Mar 2011
Duke of WellingtonNewcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear30 Nov 2010
02nd Gainsborough Beer & Folk FestivalGainsborough, Lincolnshire16 Oct 2010
The Crown HotelUppingham, Rutland09 Oct 2010
Hooden Smokehouse & Cellar (formerly Hooden on the Hill)Willesborough, Kent05 Oct 2010
01st Amber Valley Beer & Cider Festival (The Ripley Rail Ale Festival)Ripley, Derbyshire02 Oct 2010
Great Central Railway Beer Festival 2010Loughborough, Leicestershire25 Sep 2010
Rushden Historical Transport SocietyRushden, Northamptonshire21 Sep 2010
16th Bridgnorth Beer FestivalBridgnorth, Shropshire18 Sep 2010
Bull's HeadPratt's Bottom, Kent10 Sep 2010
East Malling Beer & Cider Festival 2010East Malling, Kent04 Sep 2010
The TracksideBury, Greater Manchester17 Jul 2010
Paget ArmsLoughborough, Leicestershire02 Apr 2009
The Doric ArchEuston, Central London30 Mar 2007
Nottingham Beer Festival 2005Nottingham, Nottinghamshire22 Oct 2005
Kent Beer Festival 2005Canterbury, Kent22 Jul 2005

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 Swan in the Rushes, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Magnus GreelExcellent02 Apr 2024 A crisp, citrus character with a delicious refreshing bitterness.
StuNot Tried21 Jun 2017
StuNot Tried09 Jan 2015
StuNot Tried07 Jul 2012
StuNot Tried30 May 2012
AlenomoreNot Tried25 Sep 2010
StuNot Tried03 Jun 2009
StuNot Tried19 May 2009
StuNot Tried13 May 2009
StuNot Tried05 May 2009
StuNot Tried22 Apr 2009
StuNot Tried14 Apr 2009
StuNot Tried24 Mar 2009
StuNot Tried17 Mar 2009
StuNot Tried10 Mar 2009
StuNot Tried23 Feb 2009
StuNot Tried17 Feb 2009
StuNot Tried11 Feb 2009
StuNot Tried03 Feb 2009

The River Ale House, East Greenwich, Greater London

Philip PirripGood12 Nov 2023 Not had for a long time. An award winning ale pretty much served as it should be

Nobody Inn, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Magnus GreelExcellent11 Aug 2023
Magnus GreelNot Tried01 Sep 2021

The Victoria Hotel, Beeston, Nottinghamshire

Magnus GreelNot Tried11 Oct 2022
ChrisEExcellent28 Aug 2021
Jack WilliamNot Tried25 May 2021
ChrisEExcellent15 Jun 2019
ChrisENot Tried08 Jun 2019
ChrisENot Tried16 Jun 2018
ChrisENot Tried11 Jun 2016
HSBNot Tried31 Jan 2015
ChrisEExcellent15 Jun 2013
ChrisEExcellent28 Dec 2012
ChrisEExcellent16 Jun 2012 Always a favourite here.
ChrisEExcellent18 Jun 2011 A good refreshing pint, and selling well today.
AndrewExcellent13 Sep 2008 Light, creamy, flowery, earthy nettley hop finish. Perfect for a first pint of the evening
AndrewNot Tried06 Jan 2007
AndrewNot Tried16 Sep 2006
AndrewNot Tried22 Oct 2005
CamExcellent14 Jul 2005 Dry hoppy session beer - beautiful colourful with dry fruity nose and pleasantly hoppy aftertaste.

The Alexandra Hotel, Derby, Derbyshire

Magnus GreelNot Tried10 Oct 2022
Magnus GreelNot Tried25 Mar 2022
ChrisENot Tried25 Jan 2022
Magnus GreelExcellent07 Jun 2021 Refreshingly hoppy slight citrus notes
Magnus GreelExceptional09 Jan 2018 Faultless condition
Magnus GreelExceptional24 Nov 2016 Superb condition. I could've had a shave in the reflection from the glass!
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Dec 2015
ChrisENot Tried18 Jul 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried21 May 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried19 Mar 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried02 Jan 2014
AndrewNot Tried07 Dec 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Oct 2013
HSBNot Tried24 Oct 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Jul 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried01 May 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Dec 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Nov 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Oct 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried18 Oct 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried31 Aug 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried21 Jun 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jun 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried30 Apr 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Apr 2012
DubbelGood01 Sep 2009 Good, sessionable, improved with every sip. Cascades slightly muted by the sparkler.
IanNot Tried14 Jul 2009

The Dukes Arms, Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire

Magnus GreelNot Tried07 Jul 2022

The Retreat, Reading, Berkshire

Magnus GreelExcellent01 Feb 2022 Refreshed the parts others couldn't reach!

The Vat and Fiddle, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

ChrisEExcellent29 Jan 2022
ChrisENot Tried07 Dec 2019
HSBNot Tried20 Feb 2016
HSBNot Tried07 Jul 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Jun 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried06 May 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Dec 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Jun 2014 Ran out
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Dec 2013
HSBExcellent28 Nov 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Oct 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Jun 2013
HSBGood09 Apr 2013
Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Dec 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Dec 2012
Stephen HarrisNot Tried02 Dec 2012
HSBGood31 Oct 2012
ChrisEExcellent07 Jul 2012 In superb condition.
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Jun 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried29 May 2012
IanNot Tried22 Oct 2005

Five Lamps, Derby, Derbyshire

ChrisENot Tried24 Jan 2022

Rose Tavern, Norwich, Norfolk

Magnus GreelExcellent02 Sep 2021 Spot on condition.

Canalhouse, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

ChrisEExcellent29 Jul 2021
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Jun 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried06 May 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Dec 2014
HSBNot Tried04 Sep 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Jun 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried21 Apr 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Dec 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Oct 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Aug 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Jun 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Dec 2012
Stephen HarrisExcellent02 Dec 2012 Full-flavoured pale ale.
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Jun 2012
StuNot Tried24 Jul 2011

Golden Eagle, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

AndrewNot Tried20 Oct 2020

The Victoria, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

AndrewNot Tried18 Oct 2020

Palmerston Arms, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Magnus GreelExcellent13 Aug 2020 Perfect temperature, crystal clear yeasty with hints of honey and peach. First pint didn't touch the sides..
ChrisENot Tried20 Mar 2019
Magnus GreelExceptional17 May 2018 Faultless condition which this beer rightly deserves
HSBNot Tried01 Oct 2015
ChrisENot Tried18 Dec 2010
Magnus GreelExcellent18 Dec 2010
StephenNot Tried15 Oct 2010
StephenExcellent02 Oct 2010 I am coming over to the gravity idea in a place like this for sure more depth than I have noticed before a good well crafted pale beer served very well

Dew Drop Inn, Eastbourne, East Sussex

Jack WilliamNot Tried16 Mar 2020
ChrisENot Tried02 Mar 2020

Punch House, Ware, Hertfordshire

Stephen HarrisNot Tried09 Oct 2019

The Sheaf, Southwark, Central London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable02 Oct 2019 A rather tired and warm pint. Just about acceptable.

Ye Olde John O'Gaunt, Lancaster, Lancashire

Jack WilliamNot Tried15 Aug 2019

The Fox & Crown, Newark, Nottinghamshire

Philip PirripNot Tried09 Jul 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Jul 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried01 May 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried01 May 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Aug 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried25 Jun 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Apr 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried02 Oct 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried31 Jul 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried18 Apr 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Aug 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Jun 2016
HSBNot Tried29 Dec 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried30 Nov 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried23 Jul 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried04 Jun 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried05 May 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Mar 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Nov 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Jul 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried30 Jun 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Apr 2014 Ran out
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Feb 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Dec 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried04 Nov 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Sep 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried30 Aug 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried02 Aug 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried06 May 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried05 Apr 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried05 Dec 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried16 May 2012
Philip PirripNot Tried23 Apr 2012

Golden Star, Norwich, Norfolk

Magnus GreelExcellent11 Feb 2019

Jono's Bar, Ilford, Greater London

ChrisEExcellent01 Oct 2018
ChrisEExcellent04 Dec 2015
ChrisEGood21 Jan 2015

White Hart Tap, St Albans, Hertfordshire

Magnus GreelNot Tried20 Jul 2018
HSBNot Tried01 May 2014

The Sultan, South Wimbledon, Greater London

ChrisENot Tried02 Apr 2018

The Basketmakers Arms, Brighton, East Sussex

Philip PirripNot Tried19 Mar 2018
HSBGood17 Jul 2014

The Lord Northbrook, Lee, Greater London

Philip PirripGood14 Feb 2018 Slight haze, would expect above perfection at £4.70pp

North Star, Leytonstone, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent29 Jan 2018 An old favourite, on very fine form here.

The Bull, Woolwich, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried15 Dec 2017
Philip PirripExcellent18 Dec 2015 Couldn't fault it
Philip PirripExcellent18 Feb 2015
Philip PirripGood22 Feb 2014 An unusual traveller - seemed strange not to be drinking it up Nottingham way
Philip PirripExcellent18 Jun 2013 Very well kept

The Parcel Yard, King's Cross / St Pancras, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried28 Nov 2017
HSBNot Tried24 Feb 2014

Royal Oak, Malton, North Yorkshire

Stephen HarrisNot Tried17 Sep 2017

West End House, Ely, Cambridgeshire

ChrisENot Tried24 Aug 2017 This had just run out and was being changed whilst we were there.

Kings Head, Shadoxhurst, Kent

ChrisENot Tried19 Aug 2017 Coming Soon

The Royal Oak, Radcliffe on Trent, Nottinghamshire

AndrewGood19 Aug 2017 Served with a very tight sparkler that's left a hint of flavour.

The Fat Ox, Tenterden, Kent

ChrisEExcellent19 Aug 2017

The Alpaca (formerly The New Rose), Islington, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried16 May 2017

The Lord Nelson, Oakham, Rutland

Magnus GreelNot Tried14 Nov 2016

Queen Adelaide, Northampton, Northamptonshire

Nick WillisNot Tried29 Oct 2016

The Ship & Bell, Horndean, Hampshire

ChrisEExcellent01 Jul 2016

Windmill Hotel, Parbold, Lancashire

ChrisENot Tried22 Jun 2016

St Werburgh's Catholic Parish Centre, Chester, Cheshire

HSBNot Tried11 Mar 2016

Leyton Technical, Leyton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried13 Feb 2016
Stephen HarrisNot Tried10 Dec 2014
Stephen HarrisExcellent07 Jul 2014 Still one of the best pale beers around.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried12 May 2014
Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Feb 2014
Stephen HarrisExcellent16 Dec 2013 Golden, fresh, dry, fruity hops.

The Prince of Wales, Stow Maries, Essex

ChrisENot Tried05 Feb 2016

Olde England 2, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

HSBNot Tried27 Jan 2016

Samuel Pepys, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

HSBUndrinkable21 Jan 2016 We were warned that it was coming to the end of the cask and it turned out to be vinegar. Changed without a problem.

Falcon Hotel, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire

HSBNot Tried16 Jan 2016

Tobie Norris, Stamford, Lincolnshire

HSBGood21 Dec 2015
Stephen HarrisNot Tried16 Aug 2014
ChrisENot Tried11 Dec 2012
StuNot Tried14 Oct 2012

The Green Man, Stamford, Lincolnshire

HSBNot Tried21 Dec 2015

The Jolly Sailor, Macclesfield, Cheshire

Philip PirripNot Tried09 Dec 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Jun 2015
Philip PirripGood01 May 2015 Too chilled

Grapes, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

HSBAcceptable09 Dec 2015

Red Lion, Kegworth, Leicestershire

AndrewNot Tried06 Nov 2015
StuNot Tried23 Dec 2014
AndrewNot Tried26 May 2013

Horse & Groom, Basford, Nottinghamshire

HSBGood29 Oct 2015
Magnus GreelNot Tried21 Aug 2015
ChrisENot Tried29 Mar 2014

The Lion, Basford, Nottinghamshire

HSBNot Tried29 Oct 2015
Magnus GreelNot Tried21 Aug 2015

The Belle Vue, Norwich, Norfolk

HSBNot Tried14 Oct 2015

The Mad Bishop & Bear, Paddington, Central London

HSBGood08 Sep 2015

Kings Head, Bristol, Avon

Philip PirripNot Tried07 Sep 2015
HSBNot Tried23 Apr 2015

The Station Hotel, Ipswich, Suffolk

HSBGood25 Jul 2015

The Newshouse, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

ChrisENot Tried17 Jul 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Jun 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried06 May 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Dec 2014
ChrisENot Tried29 Mar 2014
Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Dec 2012
ChrisENot Tried07 Jul 2012
ChrisENot Tried06 Dec 2011
ChrisEExcellent15 Mar 2011 A good pale beer. Hoppy aroma, and a good session beer.

The Woodman, Birmingham, West Midlands

Philip PirripNot Tried15 Jul 2015
Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Mar 2014
HSBNot Tried18 Feb 2014

The Ship Inn (Rum Runner), Retford, Nottinghamshire

HSBAcceptable11 Jul 2015 Not what it should be. First out.
Philip PirripNot Tried05 Jul 2013
ChrisENot Tried05 Jul 2013
AlenomoreExceptional16 Oct 2010 The Champion Beer of Great Britain 2010. A pint quickly demolished of this worthy champion ale!

The Wrestlers, Highgate, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried07 Jul 2015

White Horse, Milton, Cambridgeshire

HSBNot Tried15 Jun 2015

Railway Tavern, Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Philip PirripUndrinkable26 May 2015 Was Mr Sarson on my shoulder like a parrot. After some discussion swapped out and the Guv took it off sale and pulled through a new cask, albeit with no intermediate line cleaning

The Coal Hole, Charing Cross, Central London

Philip PirripNot Tried22 May 2015

Prince of Wales, Covent Garden, Central London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable08 May 2015 Too warm and a bit flat, so lacking any of the crispness and sparkle that you expect from this beer.

Chorlton Tap (formerly The Bar), Chorlton, Greater Manchester

ChrisENot Tried24 Apr 2015
ChrisENot Tried21 Aug 2013

The Montpelier, Peckham, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried23 Apr 2015

Sir Christopher Hatton, Chancery Lane, Central London

Stephen HarrisExcellent20 Apr 2015 Pale, crisp and flavoursome.

The Five Bells, Chelsfield, Greater London

HSBGood15 Apr 2015

The Good Intent, Rochester, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried07 Apr 2015

The White Horse, Hertford, Hertfordshire

HSBGood17 Feb 2015
HSBGood30 Jan 2014

Queen of Bradgate, Leicester, Leicestershire

StuNot Tried16 Jan 2015
StuNot Tried11 Jul 2014

The Huntsman, Cheadle, Staffordshire

Nick WillisNot Tried23 Nov 2014
Nick WillisNot Tried19 Oct 2014
Nick WillisNot Tried05 Oct 2014
Nick WillisNot Tried08 Jun 2014
Nick WillisNot Tried05 Jun 2014
Nick WillisNot Tried27 Apr 2014
Nick WillisNot Tried04 Aug 2013
Nick WillisNot Tried09 Jun 2013
Nick WillisNot Tried26 May 2013
Nick WillisNot Tried12 May 2013

The Rook & Gaskill, York, North Yorkshire

Philip PirripNot Tried13 Nov 2014
HSBNot Tried13 Nov 2014
McGargleNot Tried30 Dec 2010
McGargleNot Tried15 Oct 2010
McGargleExcellent24 Dec 2009 Very hoppy blonde beer with a crisp finish. Excellent balance from lightly roasted malt. Ideal session ale.

Smithfield, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Nick WillisNot Tried06 Nov 2014

Green Man, Milwich, Staffordshire

Nick WillisGood12 Oct 2014

Rutland Arms, Holmesfield, Derbyshire

Stephen HarrisExcellent12 Oct 2014 Always an excellent choice when on the bar.

The Knott, Manchester, Greater Manchester

MickNot Tried16 Sep 2014
MickNot Tried28 Jan 2013
MickNot Tried27 Dec 2012

The Just Reproach, Deal, Kent

Stephen HarrisNot Tried14 Sep 2014

Peter Kavanagh's, Liverpool, Merseyside

HSBAcceptable29 Aug 2014

The Station Hotel, Hither Green, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried25 Aug 2014

Lamb & Flag, Covent Garden, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Jun 2014

Smith's, Bourne, Lincolnshire

ChrisENot Tried25 Jun 2014
HSBNot Tried19 Nov 2013

Jubilee Garage, Bourne, Lincolnshire

ChrisENot Tried25 Jun 2014
HSBNot Tried19 Nov 2013

Merchant (formerly The Cat & Canary), Docklands & Isle of Dogs, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent30 May 2014 Pale gold, dry and tasty.

The Posada, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

AndrewNot Tried20 May 2014
Stephen HarrisExcellent29 Dec 2013 Always a reliably excellent pint in my view.

The Chindit, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

AndrewNot Tried20 May 2014

Live & Let Live, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Philip PirripNot Tried30 Apr 2014

Fox & Hounds, Shenstone, Staffordshire

Nick WillisGood29 Apr 2014 In good nick

The Grosvenor, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

ChrisENot Tried29 Mar 2014

Magpie & Crown, Brentford, Greater London

HSBNot Tried25 Feb 2014

Our Mutual Friend, Stevenage, Hertfordshire

HSBAcceptable23 Feb 2014

Leyton Orient Supporters Club, Leyton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried09 Nov 2013

The Seven Stars, Rugby, Warwickshire

Philip PirripNot Tried28 Oct 2013

Old George, Bethnal Green, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent07 Oct 2013 Always a good choice from the bar.

The White Lion, Norwich, Norfolk

HSBNot Tried03 Oct 2013

The Cambridge Brew House, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

TobesNot Tried18 Aug 2013

The Rum Puncheon, Gravesend, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent09 Aug 2013
ChrisEExcellent14 Nov 2010

The Kingston Arms, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

HSBNot Tried25 Jul 2013

The Dolphin, Canterbury, Kent

BlairAcceptable10 Jul 2013 Hmm, didn't taste the same beer as I've enjoyed in other places. Tired and quite flat.
BrianAcceptable10 Nov 2012 OK pint of completely adequate beer. Pump clip said that it had won some awards just lately, probably for being innocuous I suppose.
EddieExceptional06 Oct 2012 Superb :)
BlairExcellent18 Aug 2012 Was slightly worried by how much the barman was having to pull on the handpump but the worry was proved unwarranted. Crisp and refreshing pale ale.
EddieExceptional13 Aug 2012 Tip top condition!
AndrewGood24 Dec 2011 Saw this and thought, why not. The barman said it was a good choice so who am I to argue.

Waterloo Arms (formerly The Beer House Waterloo), Waterloo, Central London

HSBNot Tried13 Jun 2013

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

DosserGood09 Jun 2013
DosserExcellent10 Mar 2013
BullsExcellent09 Mar 2013
PedroNot Tried07 Mar 2013
PedroExcellent04 Feb 2012
PedroExcellent10 Sep 2011
oz11Excellent08 Sep 2011
PedroNot Tried05 May 2011
PedroNot Tried09 Jan 2011 Ran out
PedroExcellent27 Nov 2010
PedroExcellent26 Nov 2010
PedroNot Tried25 Nov 2010
DosserExceptional27 Sep 2010 Ran out
DosserNot Tried16 Sep 2010
PedroNot Tried27 Feb 2010
AngieExcellent27 Feb 2010 Floral and with a great scent that was ideal for a lady
PedroExcellent26 Feb 2010

Cap & Stocking, Kegworth, Leicestershire

AndrewExcellent26 May 2013 Very peppery with hints of citrus fruit

Kings Arms, Norwich, Norfolk

HSBNot Tried25 May 2013

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

oz11Not Tried03 May 2013

Lion Tavern, Liverpool, Merseyside

ChrisEGood27 Apr 2013

The Bear, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

AndrewNot Tried09 Apr 2013

Kean's Head, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

MickNot Tried27 Mar 2013
MickNot Tried11 Mar 2013
MickNot Tried08 Jan 2013

Castle Hotel, Manchester, Greater Manchester

MickNot Tried26 Mar 2013

The Rose & Monkey Hotel (formerly Burton Arms), Manchester, Greater Manchester

MickNot Tried26 Mar 2013

Malt Cross, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

MickNot Tried11 Mar 2013
MickNot Tried08 Jan 2013
MickNot Tried20 Dec 2012

King's Arms, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

MickNot Tried07 Mar 2013

The Grapes, Liverpool, Merseyside

MickNot Tried26 Feb 2013

The Chesterfield Pub & Kitchen, Bingham, Nottinghamshire

Stephen HarrisNot Tried23 Dec 2012

The Dragon, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

MickNot Tried20 Dec 2012
MickNot Tried29 May 2012

Six Bells, Woodchurch, Kent

ChrisEExcellent02 Nov 2012 The barmaid went to the cellar to get this, so I assume it was gravity dispensed. Superb Harvest Ale.

Black Horse & Hoodens, Borough Green, Kent

PedroExcellent14 Oct 2012

The Stratford Haven, West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

HSBExcellent12 Oct 2012
AndrewNot Tried14 Apr 2009

The Moorlands, Lancaster, Lancashire

ChrisEExcellent18 Aug 2012 I have never had a bad pint of Harvest Pale, and these two were particularly good.

The Anchor, Walberswick, Suffolk

AndrewNot Tried18 Aug 2012 Beer festival beer

Richmond Pub, Liverpool, Merseyside

Stephen HarrisNot Tried18 Aug 2012

The Cockpit, City, Central London

Stephen HarrisPoor13 Aug 2012 I’m not sure how such a bad pint is possible? Almost transparently pale, thin and watery. Tastes like beer-flavoured water in fact.

The Queens Head, Icklesham, East Sussex

Philip PirripNot Tried06 Jul 2012
ChrisEExcellent06 Jul 2012 I thought I would have a pint here so that I could compare it with the same beer in the Brewery Tap the following day. This was very good indeed.
Magnus GreelExcellent06 Jul 2012 Light and refreshing

Alma, Newington Green, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 May 2012

Lincolnshire Poacher, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

MickNot Tried30 Nov 2011
IanNot Tried22 Oct 2005

Silk Mill Ale & Cider House, Derby, Derbyshire

ChrisENot Tried26 Nov 2011

Longstop, Leicester, Leicestershire

Martin the MildmanNot Tried01 Oct 2011

The Greyhound, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

MickNot Tried28 Sep 2011

The New Inn, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried02 Aug 2011

Rose & Crown, Halstead, Kent

PedroExcellent29 Jul 2011

The Raven, Bath, Somerset

StuNot Tried07 Jun 2011

Artillery Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

BlairGood27 May 2011 Very quaffable pale ale.

The Last Inn, Oswestry, Shropshire

Bear & Ragged StaffAcceptable08 May 2011 Very disappointed. Looked forward to my first taste of this beer but it was weak in colour, weak in body and weak in taste (slightly bitter). Am I expecting too much for £2.40 a pint?

Red Lion, Snargate, Kent

PedroNot Tried25 Apr 2011

Burton Bridge Inn, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

GarryExcellent07 Apr 2011

The Coopers Tavern, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

GarryNot Tried21 Mar 2011
GarryExcellent24 Feb 2011 Lovely pint

Duke of Wellington, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Flying.geordieGood30 Nov 2010

02nd Gainsborough Beer & Folk Festival, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

AlenomoreNot Tried16 Oct 2010

The Crown Hotel, Uppingham, Rutland

StephenNot Tried09 Oct 2010

Hooden Smokehouse & Cellar (formerly Hooden on the Hill), Willesborough, Kent

TrevorExcellent05 Oct 2010 Good strong flavour.
AlenomoreNot Tried19 Sep 2010

01st Amber Valley Beer & Cider Festival (The Ripley Rail Ale Festival), Ripley, Derbyshire

AlenomoreNot Tried02 Oct 2010

Great Central Railway Beer Festival 2010, Loughborough, Leicestershire

AlenomoreNot Tried25 Sep 2010

Rushden Historical Transport Society, Rushden, Northamptonshire

StephenExcellent21 Sep 2010 Still has that kick from the American hops well crafted golden ale
StephenExcellent11 Sep 2010 Very nice full flavoured nice citrus bite

16th Bridgnorth Beer Festival, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

AlenomoreNot Tried18 Sep 2010

Bull's Head, Pratt's Bottom, Kent

PedroExcellent10 Sep 2010

East Malling Beer & Cider Festival 2010, East Malling, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried04 Sep 2010

The Trackside, Bury, Greater Manchester

pavorossiNot Tried17 Jul 2010

Paget Arms, Loughborough, Leicestershire

StuNot Tried02 Apr 2009

The Doric Arch, Euston, Central London

IanNot Tried30 Mar 2007
IanGood12 Aug 2006 Nice sharp hop, bit soapy. Should be sharper though. Bit warm and flabby. Citrus hop is nice if on the soapy side
IanNot Tried23 Mar 2006
IanExcellent17 Jan 2006 Excellent fruit. Good citrus with pear drops, smooth and creamy in mouth with excellent hoppy finish

Nottingham Beer Festival 2005, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

IanExcellent22 Oct 2005 Pale gold, citrus hoppy and wonderful. Shame they had it on such a tight sparkler as it takes some of the taste away

Kent Beer Festival 2005, Canterbury, Kent

IanExcellent22 Jul 2005 Andrew, Martin and I all agreed that this was very good indeed. Pale gold, american hop nose, good citric flavour, tasty session beer.

Castle Rock Harvest Pale

3.80% ABV.

Pale beer brewed wth an aromatic blend of American hops to give a crisp finish.

We have tried this beer 112 times.

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

Other Castle Rock beers.