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Dark Star Hylder Blonde

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Leyton Orient Supporters ClubLeyton, Greater London03 Nov 2017
The PartridgePartridge Green, West Sussex03 Sep 2017
The Evening StarBrighton, East Sussex03 Sep 2017
Pelt TraderCity, Central London22 Aug 2017
The GreysBrighton, East Sussex08 Oct 2016
The Prince AlbertBrighton, East Sussex31 Aug 2016
North Laine BrewhouseBrighton, East Sussex31 Aug 2016
Ravensbourne ArmsLewisham, Greater London07 Aug 2016
The HarpCharing Cross, Central London20 Jul 2016
The Brewers ArmsLewes, East Sussex20 Aug 2015
The Firkin AlehouseFolkestone, Kent04 Aug 2015
The Cambridge BlueCambridge, Cambridgeshire04 Dec 2014
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent17 Oct 2014
The Wenlock ArmsHoxton, Central London08 Oct 2014
Southampton ArmsGospel Oak, Greater London30 Sep 2014
The Will AdamsGillingham, Kent28 Aug 2014
The Tankerton ArmsTankerton, Kent16 Aug 2014
The Beer HallStaveley, Cumbria17 Jul 2014
Craft Beer Co.Islington, Central London10 Sep 2013
Catford Bridge TavernCatford, Greater London31 Aug 2013
The Cock TavernHackney, Greater London30 Aug 2013
Craft Beer Co.Clerkenwell, Central London21 Aug 2013
Blythe Hill TavernForest Hill, Greater London26 Oct 2012
The William Webb EllisTwickenham, Greater London30 Aug 2012
The Barley MowMarylebone, Central London25 Jul 2012
The Sovereign of the SeasPetts Wood, Greater London24 Oct 2011
Dark StarPartridge Green, West Sussex01 Oct 2011
The BullHorton Kirby, Kent24 Sep 2011
The BullHighgate, Greater London24 Sep 2011
Red LionSnargate, Kent24 Sep 2011
East Cliff TavernFolkestone, Kent27 Aug 2011
The Rook & GaskillYork, North Yorkshire26 Aug 2011
Lobster Shack (formerly The Whitstable Brewery Bar)Whitstable, Kent22 Jul 2011
The RakeSouthwark, Central London14 Dec 2010
The Royal OakTunbridge Wells, Kent08 Dec 2010
Cask Pub & KitchenPimlico, Central London01 Nov 2010
The Butchers ArmsHerne, Kent23 Sep 2009
Briar DeneWhitley Bay, Tyne and Wear20 Jul 2009
The Churchill TavernRamsgate, Kent05 Jul 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.

Leyton Orient Supporters Club, Leyton, Greater London

ChrisEExcellent03 Nov 2017

The Partridge, Partridge Green, West Sussex

Stephen HarrisExcellent03 Sep 2017 Lovely and fresh and floral.

The Evening Star, Brighton, East Sussex

Magnus GreelNot Tried03 Sep 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried31 Aug 2016
Philip PirripGood04 Sep 2014 In good nick but weak flavours came through
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Aug 2013 Not going to mark it down - end of cask but it was withdrawn from me after a few sips. In fact for that I mark the pub up
Philip PirripExcellent17 Aug 2013 Elderflower notes
HSBNot Tried23 Jul 2013

Pelt Trader, City, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Aug 2017
Stephen HarrisNot Tried18 Aug 2016

The Greys, Brighton, East Sussex

AndrewNot Tried08 Oct 2016

The Prince Albert, Brighton, East Sussex

Philip PirripNot Tried31 Aug 2016

North Laine Brewhouse, Brighton, East Sussex

Philip PirripNot Tried31 Aug 2016

Ravensbourne Arms, Lewisham, Greater London

Philip PirripGood07 Aug 2016

The Harp, Charing Cross, Central London

Philip PirripNot Tried20 Jul 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried31 Jul 2015

The Brewers Arms, Lewes, East Sussex

HSBNot Tried20 Aug 2015

The Firkin Alehouse, Folkestone, Kent

ChrisEExcellent04 Aug 2015
IanExcellent30 Jul 2013 Absolutely glorious. Elderflower in a glass

The Cambridge Blue, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

HSBNot Tried04 Dec 2014

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried17 Oct 2014
Judy G GarlandExcellent16 Aug 2013 Just got one of the last pints boo hoo, but still as good as the first. I could drink this all night if it lasted long enough
PedroNot Tried02 Sep 2012 Run out
PedroNot Tried01 Sep 2012
AlenomoreNot Tried31 Aug 2012
PedroExcellent10 Sep 2011
oz11Good08 Sep 2011
PedroNot Tried07 Nov 2010
AlenomoreExcellent07 Nov 2010 Second sample found this weekend and still very good here too.
PedroNot Tried06 Nov 2010
PedroExcellent29 Sep 2010
AngieExceptional29 Sep 2010 Lovely

The Wenlock Arms, Hoxton, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried08 Oct 2014

Southampton Arms, Gospel Oak, Greater London

Archie14Not Tried30 Sep 2014

The Will Adams, Gillingham, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent28 Aug 2014

The Tankerton Arms, Tankerton, Kent

Jack WilliamExcellent16 Aug 2014 Great beer - didn't discern the elderflowers of which it was supposed to have included though.

The Beer Hall, Staveley, Cumbria

ChrisENot Tried17 Jul 2014
ChrisENot Tried19 Jul 2012

Craft Beer Co., Islington, Central London

Judy G GarlandNot Tried10 Sep 2013

Catford Bridge Tavern, Catford, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried31 Aug 2013 Ran out
Philip PirripNot Tried23 Sep 2012

The Cock Tavern, Hackney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Aug 2013

Craft Beer Co., Clerkenwell, Central London

Judy G GarlandExcellent21 Aug 2013 Look forward to this one every year superb as usual

Blythe Hill Tavern, Forest Hill, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried26 Oct 2012

The William Webb Ellis, Twickenham, Greater London

Martin the MildmanExcellent30 Aug 2012 Pale and hoppy with citrus hop dominating but with a gentle flowery elder flavour detectable. Good malt base too to give a full flavoured and refreshing beer. My score 16/20.

The Barley Mow, Marylebone, Central London

HSBExcellent25 Jul 2012

The Sovereign of the Seas, Petts Wood, Greater London

oz11Not Tried24 Oct 2011

Dark Star, Partridge Green, West Sussex

AndrewGood01 Oct 2011 Smelt of Ribena to me although everyone else I talked to said it smelt of elder flower. Anyway, very aromatic.

The Bull, Horton Kirby, Kent

thebrewingmanNot Tried24 Sep 2011
DubbelNot Tried12 Jul 2009

The Bull, Highgate, Greater London

Martin the MildmanNot Tried24 Sep 2011

Red Lion, Snargate, Kent

PedroNot Tried24 Sep 2011

East Cliff Tavern, Folkestone, Kent

thebrewingmanExcellent27 Aug 2011

The Rook & Gaskill, York, North Yorkshire

Flying.geordieExcellent26 Aug 2011

Lobster Shack (formerly The Whitstable Brewery Bar), Whitstable, Kent

PedroExcellent22 Jul 2011 But not to my taste-buds !

The Rake, Southwark, Central London

IanNot Tried14 Dec 2010

The Royal Oak, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

thebrewingmanExcellent08 Dec 2010 I'm not a great lover of golden beers but this one hit the spot.
AlenomoreExcellent06 Nov 2010 New to me, and went down really well.

Cask Pub & Kitchen, Pimlico, Central London

IanNot Tried01 Nov 2010
AndrewNot Tried15 Sep 2010

The Butchers Arms, Herne, Kent

Conan the LibrarianExceptional23 Sep 2009 As with dark star another great tasting beer well served (of course)
MickNot Tried22 Sep 2009

Briar Dene, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear

Flying.geordieGood20 Jul 2009

The Churchill Tavern, Ramsgate, Kent

BlairGood05 Jul 2008 Light hoppy ale with elderflower apparently. Nice and refreshing on a hot day.

Dark Star Hylder Blonde

4.20% ABV.

We have tried this beer 27 times.

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

Other Dark Star beers.