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Wantsum Fortitude (was 4.2%)

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Bricklayers ArmsBeckenham, Greater London24 May 2024
Red LionSnargate, Kent06 Jan 2024
Hair of the DogMinster (Thanet), Kent04 Jan 2024
Ale House in the Middle of our Street (formerly NauticAles)Ramsgate, Kent13 Oct 2023
Nelson ArmsTonbridge, Kent03 Oct 2023
The Pub RamsgateRamsgate, Kent12 Sep 2023
Wantsum Brewery (and Brewery Tap)St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent25 Jun 2023
The Long PondEltham, Greater London13 Sep 2022
The Two HalvesMargate, Kent08 Apr 2022
The MonumentCanterbury, Kent24 Oct 2021
The Orange TreeChelmsford, Essex29 Sep 2020
The Shepherd & CrookBurmarsh, Kent29 Feb 2020
Red LionBadlesmere, Kent08 Sep 2019
The Watch HouseLewisham, Greater London20 Jul 2019
The Lifeboat Ale & Cider HouseMargate, Kent13 Jun 2019
The George & DragonFordwich, Kent21 May 2019
The CapitolForest Hill, Greater London19 Mar 2019
The Broken DrumBlackfen, Greater London31 Dec 2018
The Black DogWhitstable, Kent13 Oct 2018
12 Degrees (a.k.a. RAMS Micropub 12 Degrees)Rochester, Kent22 Sep 2018
The Wrong TurnBarfrestone, Kent31 Aug 2018
The River Ale HouseEast Greenwich, Greater London11 Jul 2018
The Robert PocockGravesend, Kent27 Jan 2018
Donna's Ale HouseSittingbourne, Kent28 Dec 2017
The New InnCanterbury, Kent21 Oct 2017
The MayflowerLeigh-on-Sea, Essex23 Jul 2017
The Churchill TavernRamsgate, Kent10 Sep 2015
Sawyers (formerly Barbers Arms)Wye, Kent31 Jul 2015
The Society RoomsMaidstone, Kent18 Apr 2015
The LanesDover, Kent25 Feb 2015
Two DovesCanterbury, Kent22 Oct 2014
The Mechanical ElephantMargate, Kent14 Jul 2014
One Inn The WoodPetts Wood, Greater London26 Jun 2014
The Firkin AlehouseFolkestone, Kent30 Jul 2013
Bake & AlehouseWestgate-on-Sea, Kent26 Feb 2013
The PhoenixCanterbury, Kent01 Feb 2013
Catford Bridge TavernCatford, Greater London12 Nov 2012
Kent County Cricket Canterbury - CAMRA Beer TentCanterbury, Kent10 Aug 2012
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent17 Jun 2012
Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2012Dover, Kent01 Jun 2012
The Man of Kent Ale HouseRochester, Kent04 Dec 2011
King Ethelbert InnReculver, Kent23 Oct 2011
The Parrot (Young's)Canterbury, Kent26 Feb 2010
The Butchers ArmsHerne, Kent05 Dec 2009

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.

Bricklayers Arms, Beckenham, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried24 May 2024

Red Lion, Snargate, Kent

AndrewNot Tried06 Jan 2024

Hair of the Dog, Minster (Thanet), Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried04 Jan 2024
Jack WilliamNot Tried05 Oct 2023 Marked up at 4.3%
Jack WilliamGood12 Dec 2019
Jack WilliamNot Tried03 Sep 2019

Ale House in the Middle of our Street (formerly NauticAles), Ramsgate, Kent

Magnus GreelGood13 Oct 2023
DosserAcceptable25 Jul 2023 Decent taste but too warm.

Nelson Arms, Tonbridge, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried03 Oct 2023

The Pub Ramsgate, Ramsgate, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent12 Sep 2023 Best cask ale of the evening. Great taste, head and lacing

Wantsum Brewery (and Brewery Tap), St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried25 Jun 2023

The Long Pond, Eltham, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried13 Sep 2022
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Sep 2022
Philip PirripExcellent10 Sep 2022 Distinctly real wet dog tasting bitter
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Feb 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Aug 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried18 May 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Apr 2019
Philip PirripExcellent09 Feb 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried19 Sep 2017

The Two Halves, Margate, Kent

DosserExcellent08 Apr 2022 Too bitter for me but in very good nick. £1.80 a half.
DosserGood22 Sep 2021

The Monument, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried24 Oct 2021 Just ran out unfortunately - haven’t tried this yet.

The Orange Tree, Chelmsford, Essex

ChrisENot Tried29 Sep 2020

The Shepherd & Crook, Burmarsh, Kent

Philip PirripGood29 Feb 2020 Unbelievably fruity in taste, in contrast to all other beers so far today
Magnus GreelNot Tried29 Feb 2020

Red Lion, Badlesmere, Kent

AndrewNot Tried08 Sep 2019

The Watch House, Lewisham, Greater London

Philip PirripUndrinkable20 Jul 2019 Ice cold, very hazy, off taste so replaced with good grace but left on sale

The Lifeboat Ale & Cider House, Margate, Kent

DosserAcceptable13 Jun 2019 Uninspiring. £3.40 a pint

The George & Dragon, Fordwich, Kent

ChrisENot Tried21 May 2019

The Capitol, Forest Hill, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried19 Mar 2019

The Broken Drum, Blackfen, Greater London

Philip PirripAcceptable31 Dec 2018
ChrisEExcellent25 Jun 2018

The Black Dog, Whitstable, Kent

WittendenNot Tried13 Oct 2018

12 Degrees (a.k.a. RAMS Micropub 12 Degrees), Rochester, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried22 Sep 2018

The Wrong Turn, Barfrestone, Kent

Jack WilliamExcellent31 Aug 2018 Freshly tapped barrel - full, rich, smooth, best bitter.

The River Ale House, East Greenwich, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried11 Jul 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Dec 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Oct 2017

The Robert Pocock, Gravesend, Kent

Philip PirripGood27 Jan 2018 Creamy head and down the pint too

Donna's Ale House, Sittingbourne, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried28 Dec 2017

The New Inn, Canterbury, Kent

BrianNot Tried21 Oct 2017 There were of course several other beers on too.

The Mayflower, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex

Stephen HarrisNot Tried23 Jul 2017

The Churchill Tavern, Ramsgate, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried10 Sep 2015
DosserNot Tried05 May 2015

Sawyers (formerly Barbers Arms), Wye, Kent

Philip PirripPoor31 Jul 2015 Flat and a chore to drink yet for some inexplicable reason I had a second
ChrisEPoor31 Jul 2015

The Society Rooms, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried18 Apr 2015
TobesNot Tried08 Feb 2014

The Lanes, Dover, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried25 Feb 2015
IanNot Tried07 Feb 2015

Two Doves, Canterbury, Kent

ChrisENot Tried22 Oct 2014

The Mechanical Elephant, Margate, Kent

DosserNot Tried14 Jul 2014

One Inn The Wood, Petts Wood, Greater London

oz11Not Tried26 Jun 2014

The Firkin Alehouse, Folkestone, Kent

IanNot Tried30 Jul 2013
IanNot Tried26 Jul 2013

Bake & Alehouse, Westgate-on-Sea, Kent

Philip PirripGood26 Feb 2013
IanAcceptable12 Nov 2011 Although I don't normally really like Wantsum beers, this was decent with ok malts, some nettle bitterness on the finish and good condition.

The Phoenix, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried01 Feb 2013
AndrewNot Tried16 Nov 2012
BlairGood30 Jun 2012 Really good actually, had another which I don't often do.
AndrewNot Tried25 Nov 2011
AndrewNot Tried16 Oct 2009 As Linda said, it was a little cloudy which is why it wasn't on sale yet but man it was still nice. Only haveing a taster I won't give it a rating, but it was had a strong dry very leafy hop bite to it. Lovely.

Catford Bridge Tavern, Catford, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried12 Nov 2012
Philip PirripExcellent10 Nov 2012 Quite simply very fruity

Kent County Cricket Canterbury - CAMRA Beer Tent, Canterbury, Kent

oz11Not Tried10 Aug 2012

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

PedroNot Tried17 Jun 2012
PedroNot Tried15 Jun 2012
DosserExcellent24 Feb 2012
PedroExcellent24 Feb 2012
PedroNot Tried01 Nov 2011
PedroNot Tried01 Nov 2011
DosserNot Tried31 Oct 2011
AlenomoreExcellent28 Oct 2011 My third new ale tonite. This was very good too. And this is why the Pot is the current Kent poty?
PedroExcellent28 Oct 2011

Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2012, Dover, Kent

MickExcellent01 Jun 2012 Excellent bitter with a full body and good hop finish.

The Man of Kent Ale House, Rochester, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried04 Dec 2011
BlairGood17 Sep 2011 Fruity and a little hoppy, however, just a smidgen dusty. Good beer though.

King Ethelbert Inn, Reculver, Kent

AndrewGood23 Oct 2011 Good condition. Quite a leafy hop beer with some solid malt behind it.

The Parrot (Young's), Canterbury, Kent

AndrewExcellent26 Feb 2010 Brown, fruity and with a very nice strong vinous hop finish. In good condition too.

The Butchers Arms, Herne, Kent

BrianNot Tried05 Dec 2009
MickGood03 Dec 2009 Nice, hoppy and fresh, perhaps a bit dry but nice enough tohave two pints.

Wantsum Fortitude (was 4.2%)

4.60% ABV.

We have tried this beer 30 times.

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

Other Wantsum beers.