The Groovers Arms
Ripley, DE5 3JN

The Groovers Arms
Ripley, DE5 3JN

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Falstaff - 3 Faze

3 Faze - 3.8%

3 Faze


3.8% abv

Light gold in colour with a malt and honey nose. Smooth malt flavours leading to clean balanced malt and hop finish.

Brass Castle - Hygge Figgy

Hygge Figgy - 5.7%

Hygge Figgy

Brass Castle

5.7% abv

This porter is made with figs, blueberries and almonds, for an abundance of comforting flavours. During these dark months it’s contentment in a glass! Gluten free and vegan friendly.

Blue Monkey - Infinity IPA

Infinity IPA - 4.6%

Infinity IPA

Blue Monkey

4.6% abv

An infinitely satisfying golden ale brewed with 'Citra' hops from the USA. We brewed this to celebrate the famous 'Infinite Monkey Theorem'. If you don't know what that is... Google it!

Timothy Taylor - Landlord

Landlord - 4.3%


Timothy Taylor

4.3% abv

An incresingly dry, hoppy, bitter finish complements the spicy, citrus character of this full-flavoured and well balanced amber beer.

Thornbridge - Kinder

Kinder - 8.4%



8.4% abv

This double NEIPA is an absolute belter of a hop bomb! It pours an enticing hazy gold with aromas of passion fruit and apricot. The body is pillowy soft with flavours of lemon, melon and mango. Collaboration with Cloudwater Brew Co.

Dancing Duck - Dark Drake

Dark Drake - 4.5%

Dark Drake

Dancing Duck

4.5% abv

Delicious malty, caramel and liquorice flavours combine wonderfully in a smooth drinking velvety, oatmeal stout with a freshly roasted coffee and toffee finish.

Alter Ego - Mr Brown

Mr Brown - 4.2%

Mr Brown

Alter Ego

4.2% abv

An English Best Bitter with toasted bread and caramel notes, with subtle fruitiness from an English yeast strain and Mandarina Bavaria hops in the kettle. Vegan friendly.

Thornbridge - Lukas

Lukas - 4.2%



4.2% abv

Light gold in colour, Lukas is a crisp Bavarian-style Helles. Traditionally lagered and brewed with all Bavarian ingredients, the resulting beer is the very definition of elegant simplicity and finesse.

Craft Keg Available

Pentrich - Crimes In Knitwear

Crimes In Knitwear - 8.4%

Crimes In Knitwear


8.4% abv

DIPA hopped with Citra, Galaxy and Riwaka. Vegan friendly.

Shiny - Crush

Crush - 5.4%



5.4% abv

A juicy gluten-free IPA for any occasion. Highly hopped with our magic blend of Citra, Mosaic, Columbus, and El Dorado. Intense citrus flavours and tropical fruit aromas flow with a touch of pithy bitterness. Gluten free and vegan friendly.

Thornbridge - Green Mountain

Green Mountain - 4.3%

Green Mountain


4.3% abv

A beautiful hazy session IPA. We generously dry hop with Galaxy, Mosaic, Citra and Amarillo hops creating a hugely aromatic and juicy fruit bomb. Vegan friendly.

Salt - Jute

Jute - 4.2%



4.2% abv

A crisp, light and refreshing session IPA, brewed from pale, wheat and oat malts. Thirst-quenching and moderately bitter, hop aromas of citrus and tropical fruits come from generous quantities of Mosaic, Ella and Vic Secret added to the kettle and as a dry hop.

Liquid Light - Less Dangerous

Less Dangerous - 4.5%

Less Dangerous

Liquid Light

4.5% abv

A big juicy NEIPA with a sessionable ABV. This beer is fermented with Vermont Ale yeast and double dry hopped with pellet hops to ensure a fruity/citrusy aroma.

Wilde Child - Transcendent Intervention

Transcendent Intervention - 5.9%

Transcendent Intervention

Wilde Child

5.9% abv

Citra IPA. We've gone heavy on the oats in this grain bill to give you a silky smooth mouthfeel and ensure those flavours of overripe mango, lime and stone fruit dominate your palate to the very last drop.

Dancing Duck - Abduction

Abduction - 5.5%


Dancing Duck

5.5% abv

A myriad of tropical fruit flavours in harmonious balance with an enjoyable level of hoppy bitterness, a good malt character and a very clean finish. This a dangerously drinkable 5.5% IPA!

Castle Rock - Session IPA

Session IPA - 4%

Session IPA

Castle Rock

4% abv

A recirculated wort cooling process in the hop back, three stage dry hop process and a soft water profile makes Session IPA a modern-style juicy and hoppy pale. Upfront hop aromas grapefruit, citrus and tropical fruit give way to a juicy and more-ish flavour with a soft bitterness.

Ciders & Perries Available

Ty Gwyn - Festival Ferret

Festival Ferret - 6%

Festival Ferret

Ty Gwyn

6% abv

A medium premium still natural gold cider made with Dabinett apples.

Ty Gwyn - Blakeney Red Medium Perry

Blakeney Red Medium Perry - 6.5%

Blakeney Red Medium Perry

Ty Gwyn

6.5% abv

Our premium still, draught Blakeney Red variety perry. Classic pear drop on the nose with a perfect balance between dryness and fruitiness. Made entirely with the juice of hand-picked perry pears from an orchard owned by a friend of a friend. The scarcity of such pears makes us proud to have used them.

Gwatkin - Silly Ewe

Silly Ewe - 4.5%

Silly Ewe


4.5% abv

Taste the sense in this down to earth cider. Silly Ewe Dry Cider is very light brown in colour with oak and apples in the aroma. Packed full of rich apple flavours that provide a dry, good appley bite throughout with a refreshing and crisp taste.

Snails Bank - Raspberry Ripple

Raspberry Ripple - 4%

Raspberry Ripple

Snails Bank

4% abv

Sweet cider infused with tart raspberry rippled through with vanilla.

Thatchers - Stan's Big Apple

Stan's Big Apple - 5%

Stan's Big Apple


5% abv

Crafted from vintage bittersweet apples including Tremlett's, Dabinett and Somerset Redstreak. Stan's Big Apple is a traditional cider full of flavour and big on personality. Medium dry, this still cider bursts with apple flavours and has a depth of character that only comes from generations of experience.

Thistly Cross - Whisky Cask

Whisky Cask - 6.7%

Whisky Cask

Thistly Cross

6.7% abv

The perfect marriage between Scottish methods and Scotland's favourite craft cider. We use Glen Moray Distillery casks to give our cider its warming notes of oak, vanilla and honey.

Broadoak - Perry

Perry - 7.5%



7.5% abv

A sweet but incredibly refreshing perry with a glorious fresh-tasting pear flavour and a wonderful pear aroma.

Snails Bank - Rhubarb

Rhubarb - 4%


Snails Bank

4% abv

A real apple cider infused with tart rhubarb and blended with vanilla for a smooth session cider.

Snails Bank - Mango Cider

Mango Cider - 4%

Mango Cider

Snails Bank

4% abv

A light medium cider blended with succulent mango's. Mouthwateringly fruit and refreshing.

Snails Bank - Fruit Bat

Fruit Bat - 4%

Fruit Bat

Snails Bank

4% abv

Crisp apple cider blended with Strawberry, Raspberry and Blackcurrant. Perfect over ice on a freshly mowed lawn.

Gwatkin - Yarlington Mill Cider

Yarlington Mill Cider - 7%

Yarlington Mill Cider


7% abv

Smooth and rich with a spirit aroma and taste that resonates with the taste buds to surprise and delight. Would be an excellent substitute for a dessert wine.

Westons - Stowford Press Cloudy

Stowford Press Cloudy - 4%

Stowford Press Cloudy


4% abv

Refreshing medium-sweet, lightly sparking cider that is bursting with apple flavours and a subtle citrus note.

Healeys - Rattler

Rattler - 6%



6% abv

Named after the feisty Cornish Rattler apple and blended with Healey's know-how, our Rattler Cyder has the crisp, fresh flavour you crave.


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The Groovers Arms is in the Amber Valley CAMRA branch area.