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PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The Milk HouseSissinghurst, Kent25 Jun 2016
The Bouncing BarrelHerne Bay, Kent04 Jun 2016
The Goudhurst InnGoudhurst, Kent01 Aug 2015
The Bowl InnHastingleigh, Kent30 Jun 2015
Swan InnLittle Chart, Kent16 Jun 2015
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent14 Sep 2014
The Ferry InnStone in Oxney, Kent05 Sep 2014
The George in RyeRye, East Sussex16 Aug 2014
Ypres Castle InnRye, East Sussex16 Aug 2014
The PloughStalisfield Green, Kent09 Aug 2014
One Inn The WoodPetts Wood, Greater London30 Jul 2014
Three ChimneysBiddenden, Kent22 Jul 2014
The Hop PocketBossingham, Kent25 Jun 2014
3rd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2014Tonbridge, Kent31 May 2014
The George InnRobertsbridge, East Sussex24 Sep 2013
Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2013Chainhurst, Kent14 Sep 2013
The ChapelBroadstairs, Kent07 Sep 2013
The Tickled TroutWye, Kent04 Sep 2013
The VineyardLamberhurst, Kent03 Aug 2013
The Black Horse InnThurnham, Kent02 Aug 2013
The Dirty HabitHollingbourne, Kent02 Aug 2013
Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway Beer Festival 2013Sittingbourne, Kent06 Jul 2013
Biddenden Vineyards "Taste the best of Produced in Kent"Biddenden, Kent09 Jun 2013
Nevill BullBirling, Kent10 Feb 2013
The Chequers InnSmarden, Kent25 Sep 2012
Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2012Horsmonden, Kent15 Sep 2012
The Great TreeRamsgate, Kent23 Aug 2012
Lower BellBlue Bell Hill, Kent07 Jul 2012
Old FountainOld Street, Central London11 Jun 2012
The Gun & SpitroastHorsmonden, Kent04 Jun 2012
Bull InnWest Malling, Kent17 Nov 2011
Sissinghurst Castle Smallholders FairSissinghurst, Kent14 Aug 2011
The HawkenburyHawkenbury, Kent31 Jul 2011
The Tiger InnStowting, Kent30 Jul 2011
Kent Beer Festival 2011Canterbury, Kent23 Jul 2011
The Three MarinersHythe, Kent28 May 2011
City ArmsCanterbury, Kent24 May 2011
Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2010Frittenden, Kent18 Sep 2010
The Bull InnBenenden, Kent17 Sep 2010

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 Milk House, Sissinghurst, Kent

WittendenNot Tried25 Jun 2016

The Bouncing Barrel, Herne Bay, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried04 Jun 2016

The Goudhurst Inn, Goudhurst, Kent

WittendenNot Tried01 Aug 2015

The Bowl Inn, Hastingleigh, Kent

ChrisENot Tried30 Jun 2015
MickExcellent07 Oct 2012 Very pale beer, crisp and hoppy, just right for a sunny day, good hop finish and a touch of grapefruit.

Swan Inn, Little Chart, Kent

ChrisEAcceptable16 Jun 2015

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

DosserExcellent14 Sep 2014
TobesNot Tried13 Sep 2014
PedroNot Tried28 Sep 2012 Run out
PedroNot Tried30 Sep 2011
PedroNot Tried29 Sep 2011
PedroExcellent27 Sep 2011
DosserNot Tried24 Jul 2011 Ran out.
PedroNot Tried21 Jul 2011 Not quite on but soon !
DosserNot Tried01 May 2011
PedroNot Tried30 Sep 2010
PedroNot Tried29 Sep 2010
DosserNot Tried27 Sep 2010
PedroExcellent07 Sep 2010 Ran out
AlenomoreExcellent05 Sep 2010

The Ferry Inn, Stone in Oxney, Kent

WittendenNot Tried05 Sep 2014 Came on as we were leaving.

The George in Rye, Rye, East Sussex

AndrewAcceptable16 Aug 2014 A touch flat but nice tangerine.
Philip PirripGood20 Sep 2013 Bit wishy washy. Little to excite

Ypres Castle Inn, Rye, East Sussex

AndrewNot Tried16 Aug 2014

The Plough, Stalisfield Green, Kent

WittendenNot Tried09 Aug 2014

One Inn The Wood, Petts Wood, Greater London

oz11Not Tried30 Jul 2014
oz11Excellent26 Jun 2014

Three Chimneys, Biddenden, Kent

WittendenExcellent22 Jul 2014 Very pale, but almost old school.Nettley hops.
WittendenNot Tried24 Jun 2013

The Hop Pocket, Bossingham, Kent

MickNot Tried25 Jun 2014
MickNot Tried04 Jul 2013

3rd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2014, Tonbridge, Kent

oz11Good31 May 2014

The George Inn, Robertsbridge, East Sussex

Philip PirripNot Tried24 Sep 2013

Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2013, Chainhurst, Kent

WittendenNot Tried14 Sep 2013

The Chapel, Broadstairs, Kent

HSBNot Tried07 Sep 2013

The Tickled Trout, Wye, Kent

TrevorExcellent04 Sep 2013 Very refreshing with strong citrus flavour (grapefruit?).

The Vineyard, Lamberhurst, Kent

WittendenExcellent03 Aug 2013 Badged as Summer Surf, a house beer, served on gravity from a well cooled stillage behind the bar.Hoppy and moorish.

The Black Horse Inn, Thurnham, Kent

PedroGood02 Aug 2013

The Dirty Habit, Hollingbourne, Kent

PedroExcellent02 Aug 2013
PedroExcellent30 Jul 2011

Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway Beer Festival 2013, Sittingbourne, Kent

oz11Not Tried06 Jul 2013

Biddenden Vineyards "Taste the best of Produced in Kent", Biddenden, Kent

WittendenExcellent09 Jun 2013 A hoppy, sessionable pale ale. One pint of this, and the sun actually came out for thirty seconds.
WittendenGood10 Jun 2012 Golden pale ale.Citrus,ideal for a summers day.

Nevill Bull, Birling, Kent

DosserGood10 Feb 2013
PedroExcellent09 Feb 2013

The Chequers Inn, Smarden, Kent

WittendenExceptional25 Sep 2012 Delectable ultra pale ale.Floral, melons.Made me think of Fremlins for some reason: had that indefinable quality that describes great beer.

Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2012, Horsmonden, Kent

WittendenNot Tried15 Sep 2012

The Great Tree, Ramsgate, Kent

ChrisENot Tried23 Aug 2012
ChrisENot Tried14 Jul 2012

Lower Bell, Blue Bell Hill, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried07 Jul 2012

Old Fountain, Old Street, Central London

Philip PirripExcellent11 Jun 2012 On good form. An interesting balance of sweetness and hop

The Gun & Spitroast, Horsmonden, Kent

oz11Not Tried04 Jun 2012 From the courtyard.
WittendenExcellent03 Jun 2012 Ultra pale gold,nettley hop. Perfect beer for a summer's day. I tried one to see if it would make the sun shine for the fete:it didn't, so I had another.

Bull Inn, West Malling, Kent

PedroExcellent17 Nov 2011
PedroExcellent28 Oct 2011

Sissinghurst Castle Smallholders Fair, Sissinghurst, Kent

WittendenNot Tried14 Aug 2011
WittendenNot Tried13 Aug 2011 Sold out

The Hawkenbury, Hawkenbury, Kent

AlenomoreExcellent31 Jul 2011 Very refreshing.
AlenomoreNot Tried01 Aug 2010 A new Summer Ale? And the third ale found was called Colonel Ulricson's Staplehurst Ale 4.0%. No brewer details, yet. Will need a further visit to glean more info. But I know it commemorates the Canadian Airforces' involvement in WWII at nearby Lashenden (Headcorn) airfield. This chap was a hero. And this very nice country pub with an excellant restaurant attached will get another visit very soon!

The Tiger Inn, Stowting, Kent

ChrisENot Tried30 Jul 2011

Kent Beer Festival 2011, Canterbury, Kent

oz11Excellent23 Jul 2011
AndrewPoor22 Jul 2011 Cloudy and yeasty. I threw it away.

The Three Mariners, Hythe, Kent

IanGood28 May 2011 Very light golden beer but in cracking condition. Mouthfeel is almost worth the beer in itself

City Arms, Canterbury, Kent

MickGood24 May 2011 Pale beer with white head, hoppy and refreshing, nice.

Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2010, Frittenden, Kent

thebrewingmanExcellent18 Sep 2010 Very tasty beer for one with such a pale colour. Certainly the best Old Dairy beer I have tasted.
WittendenNot Tried18 Sep 2010 ran out

The Bull Inn, Benenden, Kent

BFPoor17 Sep 2010 This beer was just not as good as i remembered it.. perhaps an adjustment to the recipe. definitely not the same beer as i've had from them earlier in the summer. less hoppy and floral on the nose and finish. and a thin mouthfeel which quickly dissipates to a mildly astringent aftertaste.

Old Dairy Sun Top

3.60% ABV.

We have tried this beer 32 times.

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

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