Real Ales

The Whip Inn is in several guides including the Good Beer Guide and is renowned for serving in excess of 800 different ales every year from our six handpumps. In addition to the ales we always have at least two real ciders available.

Here are some of our regular brands:

    • Oakham Endless Summer

    • Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
    • Brewer: Oakham (Peterborough, England)
    • ABV: 3.4%
    • A pale golden beer with citrus, peach and pine flavours and aromas of stone fruit and mandarin, showcasing the new Eureka hop.
    • Rebellion IPA

    • Style: Bitter
    • Brewer: Rebellion (Marlow, England)
    • ABV: 3.7%
    • A copper coloured, easy drinking beer, with considerable depth and complexity. A well balanced malt & fruit flavour continues to a long, refreshing & crisp finish.
    • Vale Wychert

    • Style: Bitter
    • Brewer: Vale (Aylesbury, England)
    • ABV: 3.9% Also available bottle condtioned.
    • Full bodied and full flavoured with fruity/nutty undertones. Ingredients: Maris Otter pale malt and crystal malt. Fuggles and Challenger hops.
    • Lilley's Bee Sting Pear Cider

    • Style: Perry
    • Brewer: Lilley's Cider Barn (Frome, England)
    • ABV: 7.5% Still
    • Medium sweet perry oozing with subtle flavours and with cult status among many of its devotees.
    • Thatchers Gold

    • Style: Cider
    • Brewer: Thatchers Cider (Sandford, England)
    • ABV: 4.8% Keg cider.
    • A refreshing cider with a smooth appley taste. Thatchers Gold is full of flavour blended from the highest quality apples from orchards Myrtle Farm.
    • Lilley's Pig Swill

    • Style: Cider
    • Brewer: Lilley's Cider Barn (Frome, England)
    • ABV: 7.5%
    • A medium dry blended perry and cider packed full of crisp refreshing flavour.
    • Dark Star Partridge

    • Style: Bitter
    • Brewer: Dark Star (Horsham, England)
    • ABV: 4%
    • A Best Bitter brewed in a traditional Sussex style using Maris Otter, Crystal and Chocolate malts with East Kent Golding hops.
    • Loddon Hullabaloo

    • Style: Bitter
    • Brewer: Loddon (Reading, England)
    • ABV: 4.2%
    • A copper coloured Best Bitter with a rich, nutty malt balanced by the dry herby flavour of English Fuggle hops. Guaranteed to cause a stir!
    • Loddon Bamboozle

    • Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
    • Brewer: Loddon (Reading, England)
    • ABV: 4.8%
    • A straw coloured strong pale ale with a pure malty body and a smack of refreshing hops. Have you been Bamboozled?
    • Lilley's Apples & Pears

    • Style: Perry
    • Brewer: Lilley's Cider Barn (Frome, England)
    • ABV: 5.2%
    • Made from 88% pear and 12% apple. Sweet in flavour with a mouth-watering almost exotic taste.
    • Lilley's Mango Cider

    • Style: Cider
    • Brewer: Lilley's Cider Barn (Frome, England)
    • ABV: 4%
    • Smooth and sophisticated mango cider made with a ample portion of mango juice and Somerset cider.
    • Radnage Dry Cider

    • Style: Cider
    • Brewer: Radnage Cider (Marlow, England)
    • ABV: 6.1
    • Dry crisp cider.