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St Austell HSD

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The London InnPadstow, Cornwall15 Apr 2018
The Handsome SamWhitstable, Kent30 Jun 2017
The White SwanCharlton, Greater London23 Apr 2017
St. Kew InnSt Kew, Cornwall07 Apr 2017
The Golden LionPort Isaac, Cornwall01 Apr 2017
Dartford Working Men's ClubDartford, Kent04 Jan 2017
George InnCroscombe, Somerset07 Oct 2016
Minerva InnPlymouth, Devon05 Jul 2014
Lord High AdmiralPlymouth, Devon05 Jul 2014
Fountain InnMevagissey, Cornwall16 May 2014
The Ale HouseChelmsford, Essex08 Jul 2013
Barley SheafLiskeard, Cornwall10 Nov 2012
The Buccaneer InnBabbacombe, Devon30 Mar 2012
Hare & HoundsMaidstone, Kent30 Nov 2011
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent09 Nov 2011
The PhoenixCanterbury, Kent15 Jul 2011
Pack o' CardsCombe Martin, Devon12 Jul 2011
Punchbowl & LadlePenelewey, Cornwall12 Jun 2011
Ship InnPentewan, Cornwall26 May 2007
The Ship InnMousehole, Cornwall27 Apr 2007
Kings ArmsMarazion, Cornwall24 Apr 2007
Lifeboat InnSt Ives, Cornwall24 Apr 2007
The Market PorterSouthwark, Central London18 Jul 2006
The CoveCovent Garden, Central London06 May 2006

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 London Inn, Padstow, Cornwall

Archie14Not Tried15 Apr 2018
AndrewNot Tried02 Apr 2017
HSBNot Tried17 May 2014

The Handsome Sam, Whitstable, Kent

ChrisEExcellent30 Jun 2017

The White Swan, Charlton, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried23 Apr 2017 On gravity on garden stillage

St. Kew Inn, St Kew, Cornwall

AndrewNot Tried07 Apr 2017

The Golden Lion, Port Isaac, Cornwall

AndrewNot Tried01 Apr 2017

Dartford Working Men's Club, Dartford, Kent

ChrisENot Tried04 Jan 2017

George Inn, Croscombe, Somerset

Stephen HarrisNot Tried07 Oct 2016

Minerva Inn, Plymouth, Devon

AndrewNot Tried05 Jul 2014

Lord High Admiral, Plymouth, Devon

AndrewNot Tried05 Jul 2014

Fountain Inn, Mevagissey, Cornwall

HSBExcellent16 May 2014 So good I had two

The Ale House, Chelmsford, Essex

Stephen HarrisNot Tried08 Jul 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Apr 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Feb 2013

Barley Sheaf, Liskeard, Cornwall

HSBGood10 Nov 2012

The Buccaneer Inn, Babbacombe, Devon

PedroExcellent30 Mar 2012

Hare & Hounds, Maidstone, Kent

PedroNot Tried30 Nov 2011
MattY1Not Tried23 Nov 2011
AlenomoreNot Tried22 Nov 2011
PedroNot Tried20 Nov 2011
AlenomoreExcellent20 Nov 2011 Nice to see this ale from Cornwall here. Good nick.
PedroNot Tried19 Nov 2011

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

PedroNot Tried09 Nov 2011
AlenomoreExcellent08 Nov 2011 A pretty good 5% ale.
PedroExcellent22 Oct 2011
PedroNot Tried21 Oct 2011
PedroExcellent21 Oct 2011

The Phoenix, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried15 Jul 2011

Pack o' Cards, Combe Martin, Devon

Bear & Ragged StaffAcceptable12 Jul 2011 There is a lot going on in this ale but it seems a bit muddled. Difficult to define other than to say a well kept mediocre beer.

Punchbowl & Ladle, Penelewey, Cornwall

davidg83Acceptable12 Jun 2011 Glowing almost ginger colour. Strong ale with notes of toffee and raisin.

Ship Inn, Pentewan, Cornwall

SteveNot Tried26 May 2007

The Ship Inn, Mousehole, Cornwall

AndrewNot Tried27 Apr 2007

Kings Arms, Marazion, Cornwall

AndrewNot Tried24 Apr 2007

Lifeboat Inn, St Ives, Cornwall

AndrewGood24 Apr 2007 Dark brown with heavy malt and sweet plum. Rich sharp finish

The Market Porter, Southwark, Central London

IanNot Tried18 Jul 2006

The Cove, Covent Garden, Central London

IanNot Tried06 May 2006
IanNot Tried28 Jan 2006

St Austell HSD

5.00% ABV.

Our most famous and notorious ale. HSD is a full-bodied strong Cornish ale brimming with a kaleidoscope of flavours. Brewed with plenty of malt and lashings of English Fuggles and Golding hops, HSD is truly a classic ale of considerable depth and complexi.

We have tried this beer 11 times.

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

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