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    Sticky: Yorkshire North and West,County...

    Yorkshire North and West,County Durham,Leicestershire,Cambridgeshire:

    Yorkshire Dales-Drovers Arms:3.9%abv-an easy drinking 'Dunkles' style dark 'un.Blackberries.
    Yorkshire Dales-King's...
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    Sticky: Kent,Lincolnshire,North Yorkshire. Old...

    Kent,Lincolnshire,North Yorkshire.

    Old Dairy-Green Hop Challenger Pale Ale-3.6%abv. Vibrant,floral,mint.
    Marstons-Pedigree-4.5%abv-Not really my sort of beer now.Minerals and elements.
    Black...
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    Living where we do ,quite near East Susssex,...

    Living where we do ,quite near East Susssex, there's a strong tradition of village fireworks,bonfires and parades:good business for the pubs. We're too far out to be bothered by trick and treat,and...
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    Learnt two things last night:1)plans are afoot to...

    Learnt two things last night:1)plans are afoot to reopen the King's Head as a Community pub, and 2) more immediately of interest is the opening of a pop up pub in the village hall in the all-...
  5. Sticky: Kent Angels and Demons: McCanns Green Hop...

    Kent

    Angels and Demons: McCanns Green Hop Harry-3.6%abv.A session pale,with all the unctuous zest of green hops from the masters of hopping.
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    Now Fuller Smith and Turner have sold out to some...

    Now Fuller Smith and Turner have sold out to some faceless multinational,I take the opportunity to give their products a fairly wide berth,including Hophead,which hasn't been up to much recently in...
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    I find her posts tedious and dull,with a major...

    I find her posts tedious and dull,with a major helping of doctrinaire feminism on the side.I find Rachel Smith at
    https://lookatbrew.com/ much more conducive. Beer should be a pleasure, not an...
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    Researching our annual trip to the Dales I made...

    Researching our annual trip to the Dales I made the discovery that Kings Head is once again closed and for sale. For various reasons we needed to rent a larger property-one was available in...
  9. Sticky: Kent Goacher's-Silver Star:4.2%abv.Earthy and...

    Kent

    Goacher's-Silver Star:4.2%abv.Earthy and floral Pale Ale.Ahh,Fuggles.
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    I remember an old hop grower in my youth...

    I remember an old hop grower in my youth dissmissing Northern Brewer with the immortal phrase'Nah,Tom cats'.
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    I used to enjoy Bass in Half Moon Inn...

    I used to enjoy Bass in Half Moon Inn in the seventies.It was good then,but probably better because there wasn't much else in Durham at the time,apart from Sam Smiths in Colpitts Hotel, and Lorimer...
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    None for me, though I can't explain why I never...

    None for me, though I can't explain why I never went to the The Gatehouse. On further consideration I can,as it looks rather similar to my memory of https://www.pubsgalore.co.uk/pubs/28374/ ,...
  13. Sticky: Kent Angels and Demons:Bombay Social session...

    Kent

    Angels and Demons:Bombay Social session IPA-3.8%abv.Sublime.Herbal hay,long bitter finish.Taken at The Black Dog Only one more scheduled visit here until Spring,but I hope to squeeze one in...
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    Only because I haven't been to either recently....

    Only because I haven't been to either recently. No excuse with thw Red Lion, I'm afraid.
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    The Pub Curmudeon's list is ineresting, if a...

    The Pub Curmudeon's list is ineresting, if a little gappy-not much in Kent or East Sussex for instance. Here's a few pubs in K and ES visited by me in the last twelvemonth:
    Bell & Jorrocks
    The...
  16. Sticky: Kent Pig and Porter-Slave to the...

    Kent

    Pig and Porter-Slave to the Money:4.1%abv.Drinkable,but Dr Sarson was on his way.
    Cellar Head-Festival Pale:4.85abv.Hazy,stone fruits.From Keg dispense.OK
    Cellar Head-Hop Project #004West...
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    Only tried this brewery once,ten years ago, when...

    Only tried this brewery once,ten years ago, when I damned HPA with faint praise, calling it one dimensional.
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    Yes, I noticed that, but didn't rise to the...

    Yes, I noticed that, but didn't rise to the bait.It's a pity, as the Dorset Arms has been on my wish list for some time. Perhaps not, now.
  19. Sticky: Surrey,Kent: Marble-Trials #3-5%abv .A double...

    Surrey,Kent:

    Marble-Trials #3-5%abv .A double dry hopped pale ale.Tropical fruit.A real hop salad,the qualities of the individual hop varieties couldn't really shine through.
    Thornbridge...
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    Sticky: Surrey Oaks...

    Surrey Oaks An old favourite, but worth recognising as one of the few proper pubs in Surrey,with an eclectic beer range,including that new fangled keg...
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    Sticky: Kent Iron Pier-Joined at the Hop series Eureka...

    Kent

    Iron Pier-Joined at the Hop series Eureka and Callista:3.9%abv-Pale,hazy.Earthy mint, very bitter.Stone fruit.
    Jennings-Cumberland Ale 4%abv-Not at its best,verging on the Poor. A pity, as...
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    Just the George and Dragon, but years ago, before...

    Just the George and Dragon, but years ago, before the current regime. I'm hoping to get there this Autumn, though I've said that before.
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    Sticky: Kent Canterbury Ales-The Wife of Bath's...

    Kent

    Canterbury Ales-The Wife of Bath's Ale:3.9%abv. Grapefruit,new mown hay.A stunner.
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    Sticky: Kent Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds'):Black Pearl...

    Kent

    Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds'):Black Pearl Oyster Stout-6.2%abv .Inspirational.Good for body and soul.Apricots. Taken at noon at The Black Dog
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    I find it off putting-puts me in mind of red...

    I find it off putting-puts me in mind of red ale,which i don't tend to like. Bitter/pale ale is good enough for me.(As long as it is!)
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