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Grainstore Rutland Beast

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The George HotelBrecon, Powys01 Aug 2023
The Mechanical ElephantMargate, Kent15 Sep 2022
Rushden Historical Transport SocietyRushden, Northamptonshire07 Jul 2022
Royal Victoria PavilionRamsgate, Kent10 May 2018
Opera HouseTunbridge Wells, Kent15 Apr 2018
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2018Dover, Kent02 Feb 2018
Rochford Beer & Cider Festival 2017Rochford, Essex22 Nov 2017
Grainstore Brewery TapOakham, Rutland14 Nov 2016
The Thirty-Nine Steps Brewhouse (formerly The Thirty-Nine Steps Alehouse)Broadstairs, Kent27 May 2016
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2016Dover, Kent05 Feb 2016
Rack of AleDover, Kent17 Dec 2015
The Society RoomsMaidstone, Kent26 Jul 2014
The Watch HouseLewisham, Greater London29 Jun 2014
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent07 Mar 2013
The Alexandra HotelDerby, Derbyshire13 Jun 2012
The Samuel LloydCorby, Northamptonshire27 Jul 2010
The Earl of DalkeithKettering, Northamptonshire19 Sep 2009
White Cliffs Beer Festival 2009Dover, Kent06 Feb 2009
Shire HorseKettering, Northamptonshire03 Jun 2008

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 George Hotel, Brecon, Powys

GarethNot Tried01 Aug 2023

The Mechanical Elephant, Margate, Kent

DosserExcellent15 Sep 2022 Another beer in great condition. Both beers were fresh on and it showed.

Rushden Historical Transport Society, Rushden, Northamptonshire

Magnus GreelNot Tried07 Jul 2022

Royal Victoria Pavilion, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserExcellent10 May 2018 Quality

Opera House, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

Stephen HarrisNot Tried15 Apr 2018

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2018, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried02 Feb 2018

Rochford Beer & Cider Festival 2017, Rochford, Essex

Philip PirripNot Tried22 Nov 2017

Grainstore Brewery Tap, Oakham, Rutland

Magnus GreelNot Tried14 Nov 2016

The Thirty-Nine Steps Brewhouse (formerly The Thirty-Nine Steps Alehouse), Broadstairs, Kent

DosserGood27 May 2016 Packs a punch but not one of my favourites

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2016, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried05 Feb 2016

Rack of Ale, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried17 Dec 2015

The Society Rooms, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried26 Jul 2014

The Watch House, Lewisham, Greater London

Philip PirripGood29 Jun 2014

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

BullsNot Tried07 Mar 2013
PedroNot Tried05 Mar 2013
DosserExcellent03 Mar 2013
PedroExcellent18 Nov 2012

The Alexandra Hotel, Derby, Derbyshire

Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jun 2012

The Samuel Lloyd, Corby, Northamptonshire

StephenNot Tried27 Jul 2010
StephenExcellent08 Jan 2010 always on the money
StephenExcellent04 Jan 2010 very very tasty and way cheaper than at the Grainstore
StephenNot Tried28 Oct 2009
StephenNot Tried26 Oct 2009
StephenGood06 Oct 2009 Dark red ale off white lacing head malts are chewy juicy flavours little bittereness but none the worst for that
StephenNot Tried07 Sep 2009

The Earl of Dalkeith, Kettering, Northamptonshire

StephenNot Tried19 Sep 2009
StephenNot Tried27 Jun 2008
StephenExcellent03 Jun 2008 Lovely Christmas pudding of a pint lots of fruit spicy malts dark brown colour off white head. Good hopped finish very nice.

White Cliffs Beer Festival 2009, Dover, Kent

IanGood06 Feb 2009 Ruby/chestnut colour, thin beige head. Great condition. It's a bit toasty, good beer. Not that bad. Decent sting on end. Tasty and toasty.

Shire Horse, Kettering, Northamptonshire

StephenExcellent03 Jun 2008 Rich chesnut brown short lived head but full flavoured fruity malt sweet complex flavours with a hint of bitterness on finish lovely stuff kept me at the bar too long though.

Grainstore Rutland Beast

5.30% ABV.

We have tried this beer 12 times.

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

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