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Back with a vengeance..the seriously funky COCO make a welcome return
Get in early - we were packed last time!
29 September 8.30pm
New on tap...Charles Wells Bombardier and Harvey's Wharf IPA
Worth knowing: Cask Bitters & Craft Ale On Tap
Ahh yes...everyone we spoke to said we had to have Harvey's on tap - so here it is in all its glory.
Tailored to the taste buds of the people of Sussex and Kent over many decades, this popular beer is brewed with the finest Maris Otter malted barley and a small percentage of roasted ‘Crystal’ malt. A blend of four different hops from local growers impart a distinctive character and a moreish quality.
CHARLES WELLS - BOMBARDIER
Savour the distinct aroma, then surrender to the perfect balance of malty richness, tangy hops and sultana fruit on the palate.
Our own natural mineral water, the ripest English fuggles hops and crushed crystal malt deliver this experience of England in a glass. Brace yourself for a long soft spicy finish
An extremely clean-drinking pale golden ale with a strong floral aroma and elderflower notes from the Cascade hops.
This beer is full-bodied and full-flavoured yet gentle enough to make it a favourite session beer.
Wharf IPA is a modern heavily hopped IPA.
It is brewed with new hop varieties to create a joyful outpouring of fresh flavours from the bine.
Zesty and fragrant, this golden beer contains the very essence of our local hop gardens.
Worth knowing: Lager, Cider & Stout On Tap
Curios Brew, another local favourite from Chapel Down in Tenterden, a genuine craft lager beer. Taste the difference.
A premium lager brewed and re-fermented with Champagne yeast for a curiously distinctive, clean and refreshing lager beer. No taste of corporate cardboard. No whiff of market research. Just modern lager beer made to refresh and delight.
This Italian brew is probably the best selling premium lager on sale in the UK. History, great refreshing taste and a lovely glass
Becks Vier is a 4% pilsner lager imported from Bremen in Germany. The unique blend of golden barley, Bavarian hops, pure glacier water and unique yeast gives Becks Vier its clean, crisp, full bodied taste.
Bronze award winner at the 2016 International Cider Challenge, this local cider is medium dry and made from a blend of culinary and dessert apples.
Needs no introduction..sweet smelling with a coffee and malty nose and the perfect balance of bitter and sweet with malt and roast characters.
Turners Elderflower cider made locally in Marden, this is a still, fruity and floral, naturally sweetened with elderflower syrup. Unfiltered.
*Silver Medal at the British Cider Championships, Royal Bath & West Show, 2017
Classic Apple Cider is a refreshingly fruity, medium dry cider with a smooth, crisp finish.
It’s crafted with a blend of the finest Dabinett and Michelin bittersweet apples and balanced with juice from refreshing eating apples.
If you think Aperol Spritz is sooooo 2015, or that Prosecco is a bit passe, or it's "Time Ladies Please!" at Pimms O'Clock, why not take a punt on one of our gorgeous Cocktails? Enjoy outside in the Lounge or any where you fancy.
Here's a selection, but check out the Drink's Menu for the full list of Gin,non Gin based cocktails and mocktails
Hayman's Old Tom Gin, elderflower cordial, Prosecco
Bermuda Rum Swizzle
Gosling's Black Seal Rum, Golden Rum, pineapple juice, orange juice, grenadine, bitters
Anno Kent Dry Gin, Anno Elderflower Vodka, lemon juice, club soda, castor sugar, taragon, lemon
Vine Tea Punch
Vodka, Earl Grey tea, lemons
It's all about the sourcing, the quality and the people. We scoured the county to find the best suppliers. We think we have succeeded.
Kevin supplies us with the best meat that he can source. Always aged beautifully and with direct provenance.
We are currently serving SHORT HORN and LONG HORN BEEF.
Laughton's Poultry is a family run business that specialises in Free Range produce based at Waterham Farm where they have been rearing and processing Kentish Ranger chickens on the same site for 30 years
Joe Cottingham a Director of Watts Farm and Goudhurst village resident introduced himself to us at the Fete. We liked what we saw.
Watts Farm is a family-run business which covers 10 sites in Kent, Essex and Bedfordshire. They farm over 600 hectares of land, growing 60 different crops and employing nearly 200 people.