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Poet & Castle (Everards)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Ashover - Hay-LoGood1
Old Cottage - Oak AleAcceptable1
Batemans - XXXB (now superseded by 4.8% version)Not Tried0
Whim - Flower PowerNot Tried0
Ashover - Poets' TippleNot Tried0
Ashover - ExpectationsNot Tried0
Ashover - Golden ValleyNot Tried0
Picture 1. Poet & Castle, Codnor, Derbyshire
Stephen Harris

Visits Details

05 Apr 2012 (Stephen Harris)
Just a small gathering of customers, mid-afternoon on a Thursday.
Ashover - Hay-Lo3.00GoodA decent, low-strength beer. Pale, hoppy and smooth.
Old Cottage - Oak Ale4.00AcceptableA malty beer, dominated by toffee and caramel tastes. Fruity finish.
Batemans - XXXB (now superseded by 4.8% version)4.50Not Tried
Whim - Flower Power5.30Not Tried
Ashover - Poets' Tipple4.00Not Tried
Ashover - Expectations4.60Not Tried
Ashover - Golden Valley3.50Not Tried

About the Poet & Castle

The pub sign. Poet & Castle, Codnor, Derbyshire

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Codnor, Derbyshire, DE5 9QY.

This large pub has a prominent position in the centre of Codnor. Owned by Everards, it is leased to the nearby Ashover Brewery as part of Everards Brewery’s ‘Project William’.

We have visited this pub once, seen 7 different beers and tried 2 of them.

Map location

Postcode: DE5 9QY