The Dead Poets Inn
Holbrook, DE56 0TQ

The Dead Poets Inn
Holbrook, DE56 0TQ

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Oakham - White Dwarf

White Dwarf - 4.3%

White Dwarf


4.3% abv

A light, predominantly English-hopped bitter, with fruit flavours shining through to a dry zesty finish. A real thirst quencher.

Everards - Old Original

Old Original - 5.2%

Old Original


5.2% abv

The ultimate strong ale with rich and fruity flavours, Old Original is a classic. The very best British hops and premium Maris Otter malt give this a full-bodied taste.

Carlsberg Marston's - Bass Premium Ale

Bass Premium Ale - 4.4%

Bass Premium Ale

Carlsberg Marston's

4.4% abv

Draught Bass is still brewed to an original recipe using only the finest ingredients and the experience of generations. It is brewed with two strains of yeast to produce a complex nutty, malty taste with subtle hop undertones, which has widespread appeal to repertoire drinkers.

Brunswick - Skoll

Skoll - 5.7%



5.7% abv

A New Zealand black IPA hopped with Rakau and Nectaron with added pineapple.

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.

Whim Ales - Flower Power

Flower Power - 5.3%

Flower Power

Whim Ales

5.3% abv

The aroma is quite floral. Flavour is a little sweet with similar floral flavours of green tea and caramel. Nice lingering bitterness.

Brunswick - Father Mike's

Father Mike's - 5.8%

Father Mike's


5.8% abv

A strong, dark and deliciously malty mild. The nose is roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, coal and a bit of floral. The taste is roasted malt, liquorice, raisin, cherry, chocolate, light spice.

Oakham - Citra

Citra - 4.2%



4.2% abv

A Citra hopped session IPA. Light gold in colour, bursting with citrus and tropical hop flavours and sensationally refreshing.

Craft Keg Available

Everards - Vermont

Vermont - 5.3%



5.3% abv

A fresh and fruity American pale ale heaped full of American hops for a fully loaded citrus flavour. Hops: Cascade, Citra, Chinook and Centennial.

Everards - Cast No Shadow

Cast No Shadow - 4.2%

Cast No Shadow


4.2% abv

A sumptuous dark brown stout, brewed with a new variety of UK hop called Olicana which offers a complex bitterness. An indulgent beer with a roasted character and rich chocolate character.

Ciders & Perries Available

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.

Celtic Marches - Alice

Alice - 4.6%


Celtic Marches

4.6% abv

A medium well-rounded yet a little tart 4.6% cider drier than Thundering Molly, still mellow with a very slight tart finish. Previously called Slack Alice.

Buck - Dry Cider

Dry Cider - 6%

Dry Cider


6% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

Buck - Peach Cider

Peach Cider - 4%

Peach Cider


4% abv

A fresh beautifully balanced peach cider.

Buck - Summer Fruits Cider

Summer Fruits Cider - 4%

Summer Fruits Cider


4% abv

Cider with mixed red fruit, hints of strawberry, raspberry and tannic red apple.

Westons - Old Rosie (2019)

Old Rosie (2019) - 6.8%

Old Rosie (2019)


6.8% abv

Old Rosie is the name given to our 1921 Aveling and Porter steam roller, that still sits in our yard in Herefordshire. Strong, reliable and so loved by everyone in the Westons family, we named this cloudy cider in her honour. Light, crisp and dry, this truly old fashioned cloudy cider is slowly matured and left unfiltered.

Gwynt y Ddraig - Ancient Warrior

Ancient Warrior - 6.5%

Ancient Warrior

Gwynt y Ddraig

6.5% abv

A true traditional farmhouse dry cider made in homage to our friends on the home farm in Wales.

Pulp - Pornstar Martini

Pornstar Martini - 3.4%

Pornstar Martini


3.4% abv

This passion fruit punch is packed with all the favourites of the legendary cocktail. The hit of lime smashes through the sweetness of the purple fruit, leaving the light linger of vanilla.

Broadoak - Twisted Lime

Twisted Lime - 4%

Twisted Lime


4% abv

A smooth cider infused with a blend of fruits producing a luscious green cocktail with a twist of lime.

Gwynt y Ddraig - Black Dragon

Black Dragon - 7.2%

Black Dragon

Gwynt y Ddraig

7.2% abv

The legendary Black Dragon! This cider now has quite a following amongst the most descerning cider drinkers. It is rich in colour, body and flavour with a fresh, fruity aroma.

Healeys - Flattler - Pear

Flattler - Pear - 6%

Flattler - Pear


6% abv

Rattler Pear without with fizz! It's still cloudy, it's still cyder and it definitely still bites! Blending juicy pears, crisp apples, and Rattler know how, our Flattler Pear Cyder teeters between sweet and sharp, to really hit the spot.

Monkey Bridge Cider - Across The Bridge

Across The Bridge - 6.5%

Across The Bridge

Monkey Bridge Cider

6.5% abv

A medium cider made from local and Hereford's bittersweet cider apples.

Blue Barrel - Trees Are Good

Trees Are Good - 7.2%

Trees Are Good

Blue Barrel

7.2% abv

Apple skin and rose water aromatics with a juicy balance of lemon drop and honey with a soft tannic finish. Dry, still, as nature intended. No concentrates, artificial sweeteners or flavouring.

Sneinton - Fifth Element

Fifth Element - 6.5%

Fifth Element


6.5% abv

Fifth Element celebrates five years of a hobby that got slightly out of hand. We use a mix of wild, orchard and allotment apples combined with natural yeasts from their environment to make a sustainable cider that retains many of the natural flavours. Vegan friendly with no additives. Naturally hazy with trace sediment.

Bottle Kicking - Scrambler

Scrambler - 7%


Bottle Kicking

7% abv

A medium dry, an intense gold and slightly hazy cider.

Broadoak - Moonshine

Moonshine - 7.5%



7.5% abv

This medium-sweet cider has a crisp, light, refreshing, fruity flavour, supplied by dessert and culinary apples, resulting in a very drinkable character, despite its strength.

West Croft - Janet's Jungle Juice

Janet's Jungle Juice - 6%

Janet's Jungle Juice

West Croft

6% abv

A golden medium dry cider and three times CAMRA champion cider. A sharp cider with a fabulous apple twang.

Three Cats - Medium Sweet

Medium Sweet - 6.7%

Medium Sweet

Three Cats

6.7% abv

A traditional medium sweet still cider with mellow and sweet apple notes but packs a serious punch! At 6.7% don't be fooled by its smooth and easy-drinking appearance, this is a serious strength cider!

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 - Biscoff

Biscoff - 3.4%


Snails Bank

3.4% abv

Crisp, rich and aromatic cider with caramelized sweetness and a malt biscuit finish.

Three Cats - Perry

Perry - 6.7%


Three Cats

6.7% abv

A traditional sweet perry.

Blue Barrel - Smoking Barrels

Smoking Barrels - 6.5%

Smoking Barrels

Blue Barrel

6.5% abv

Medium dry cider matured in malt whiskey casks to create a charismatic cider with a complex caramel oak finish. Whole juice, wild yeast and naturally fermented. No concentrates, artificial sweeteners or flavouring.

Inch's - *Medium Apple

*Medium Apple - 4.5%

*Medium Apple


4.5% abv

Made with Herefordshire red apples, Inch's is a lightly sparkling cider with a fresh apple aroma. It is a medium apple cider which means every drop is crafted to be perfectly balanced between sweet and dry for great tasting refreshment. We make it using 100% British apples, grown within 40 miles from our Hereford mill.

Also Available

Foreign Keg

Blue Moon Belgium White 5.4%

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Molson Coors Madri Excepional 4.6%


Premium lager

Molson Coors Carling 4.0%




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The Dead Poets Inn is in the Amber Valley CAMRA branch area.