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The marine 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!):-
Yorkshire Heart's Platinum EPAZesty, Spicy, Pale Ale (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%)
Mighty Oak's Pickled WalnutA Porter - with a slightly sweet, yet nutty, malty taste (Porter 5%)
Black Sheep Brewery's BrianA Pale Ale - and a very naughty boy (Pale Ale 3.9%)

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

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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RNLI presentation

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 Ale
Captain Alan reliably informs us that his next liquid refreshment on will be:-
J W Lees' Game OnChestnut Ale (4.2%)

On the Stillage
Captain Alan says that the following 7 beers are waiting on the stillage:-
North Yorkshire Brewing Company's TemptationThe Temptation - of Oscar Wilde (3.8%)
Mighty Oak's Yule BrynnerDeep Amber Ale (4.1%)
Tring Brewery's Tea Kettle Stout - Creamy, Smooth, Dark & Handsome (Stout 4.7%)
Reedley Hallows Brewing Company's Clausing TimeAmber Ale (4.2%)
Mighty Oak's Wise CrackersDeep Brown Bitter (3.6%)
Mighty Oak's Wonky Donkey Pale Blonde Ale (4.3%)
Salopian's Golden Thread Elegant, bright Golden Ale (Golden Ale 5%)

On Order

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

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