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For evening drinks and socialising, The Wheel Alehouse opened at 5pm, but it is due to close shortly at 9pm(ish)



The only micropub in Birchington

A larger than average micro-pub in Thanet, that sells a myriad of Real Ale, Premium Lager, Cider & Wine. Being somewhat different, The Wheel also offers a small selection of spirits (including Vodka, Dark Rum, Brandy, Port and Gin & Tonic).

 

Current Brews
Below are the 4 ales that are currently believed to be on offer at the Wheel Alehouse - but remember, some/all of these could have sold-out by the time you get there (so, phone the man at the wheel, Captain Alan, on 07826 130927 to find out exactly how many pints, if any, are left in each barrel!):-
Kent Brewery's Black MirrorStout (4.5%)
Isla Vale's Bosun's BestUnique to The Wheel - Isla Vale specially created this ale for The Wheel. And you'll only ever get it in The Wheel Alehouse (Best Bitter 4.2%)
Kent Brewery's CobnutFresh Ruby Ale (Ruby Ale 4.1%)
Pheasantry Brewery's Magnipheasant SevenAmber Ale (4.3%)


There are details of the next beer, the ones to follow and those on delivery below


RNLI
Aptly for a business located in such a maritime area, the Wheel is a proud sponsor of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution

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Alan

These pictures show good-old Alan getting an award from the local RNLI.
(Wendy Teale, George Washer, Bob Anstice and Robert Teale - we even have Carl, the Quiz Master, in some of these!).
The Wheel managed to raise the highest RNLI contribution in this area for a year - yet it had only been open for just over six months when it got this award.
The Wheel Alehouse is a proud sponsor of the RNLI - EVERY £2 quiz entry fee is given to the RNLI.

 

The next Ales on
Admiral Al reliably informs us that his next 2 beers on will be:-
Adnams' Ghost ShipPale Ale (4.5%)
Mighty Oak's Joy of SixRuby Ale (3.9%)

On the Stillage
Admiral Al says that the following 5 beers are waiting on the stillage:-
Mighty Oak's A Pine RomanceBlonde Ale (4.1%)
Lytham Brewery's Bengali Golden Ale (5%)
Mighty Oak's Cascade IPAIPA (6.2%)
Mighty Oak's Horse SenseChestnut Brown Ale (Brown Ale 3.8%)
Pheasantry Brewery's Porter AleWell hopped Porter (4.9%)


On Order

We currently have no records of which fermented beverage are due to be delivered soon.


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