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Kent Green Hop Beer Festival 2019 (Beer Tent)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Cellar Head - Pole Dancer Excellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Green Hop Ale 2019Excellent1
Kent - Green Giant (EKG)Excellent2
Mad Cat - EKG Oat PaleGood1
Time and Tide - Green Hop Pale AleGood1
Boutilliers - Green Hop KölschAcceptable1

Visits Details

29 Sep 2019 (Dosser)
warm day. Plastic glasses. But I had my oversized Margate festival glass. Very disappointed to see that when i poured my beer from the plastic to a proper glass that the beer was approx 10% short of the line. Others found the same. At 4.50 a pint felt well ripped off!
Kent - Green Giant (EKG)6.00Excellent
Boutilliers - Green Hop Kölsch5.20AcceptableTghis was the 6.8% version. Very yeasty. Tasted like it wasnt ready. Awful, but others loved it.
27 Sep 2019 (Jack William)
Afternoon - a bit showery but plenty of room under cover in the marquee. The chalk board was not too easily related to the casks and was rather lacking in detail. About 36 ales on from about 26 brewers - a lot of “one offs” so I have only listed those I tried - but well worth a visit (beware though - £4.50 a pint, £2.30 a half).
Kent - Green Giant (EKG)6.00ExcellentThis really hit the spot.
Cellar Head - Pole Dancer 4.50ExcellentVery distinctive highly hopped ale - Strangs #7 hops apparently- superb
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Green Hop Ale 20194.80ExcellentAs you would expect from the green hop masters - smooth, chewy, hoppy, excellent.
Mad Cat - EKG Oat Pale3.80GoodPleasant, very dry.
Time and Tide - Green Hop Pale Ale4.80GoodPale, subtle, quite sweet - cloudy to the point of opaqueness.

About the Kent Green Hop Beer Festival 2019

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2RN.

Usual site in Dane John Gardens

We have visited this pub twice, seen 6 different beers and tried them all.

Map location

Postcode: CT1 2RN