The Dead Poets Inn
Holbrook, DE56 0TQ

The Dead Poets Inn
Holbrook, DE56 0TQ

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Oakham - Citra

Citra - 4.2%



4.2% abv

A light refreshing beer with pungent grapefruit, lychee and gooseberry aromas leading to a dry, bitter finish.

Brunswick - Rocket

Rocket - 4.7%



4.7% abv

A pale IPA style beer, heavily dry hopped with a multitude of New World hops to give pleasant citrus and apricot flavours.

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.

Oakham - Woodston IPA

Woodston IPA - 5.2%

Woodston IPA


5.2% abv

A great new cask aged IPA with which to kick off our “Oakham 30” birthday celebrations! Six UK hops work wonderfully together to give peach, grapefruit and orange marmalade notes and a beautifully balanced bitterness. All on a forthright malt backbone. Hops: CF247, Goldings, Olicana. Jester, Harlequin and Challenger.

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 - Pendulum

Pendulum - 3.8%



3.8% abv

As the clock tick tocks into 2023, an easy drinking new beer to kick off the year’s Oakham seasonal range! Floral, herbal and restrained citrus aromas and flavours predominate in this light and sessionable new UK hopped pale ale. Perfectly timed for a not quite dry January!

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.

Whim - Flower Power

Flower Power - 5.3%

Flower Power


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.

Craft Keg Available

Everards - Vienna Lager

Vienna Lager - 5%

Vienna Lager


5% abv

A reddish-amber Austrian beer style that closely resembles the golden-amber Marzen style of Munich, Bavaria. Both the Vienna lager and the Marzen were first brought to market in 1841. Expect a smooth, moreish beer with a light toasted character and clean lager finish, one that your drinkers will be ordering again and again.

Titanic - Stout

Stout - 4.5%



4.5% abv

Roasty toasty with tobacco, autumn bonfires, liquorice and chocolate but balanced perfectly with a bitter, dry finish.

Ciders & Perries Available

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 - 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.

Snails Bank - Pig Squeal

Pig Squeal - 7%

Pig Squeal

Snails Bank

7% abv

Named after the delightful sound of pigs when they come across some windfall apples! Like those pigs this is full of character. A rich bronze cider that is smooth as it is tasty. Beautifully balanced with a satisfyingly rounded finish.

Gwynt y Ddraig - Fiery Fox

Fiery Fox - 6.5%

Fiery Fox

Gwynt y Ddraig

6.5% abv

Golden medium cider with a refreshing apple aroma. Smooth balanced flavour that has a fresh, crisp sharpness.

Snails Bank - Damson In A Dress

Damson In A Dress - 4%

Damson In A Dress

Snails Bank

4% abv

This fruity little number is Harry Masters cider apples steeped with crimson purple damsons.

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.

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.

Coming Soon

Thornbridge - Cortado

Cortado - 4.9%



4.9% abv

A light creamy ale with a great coffee aroma and an exceptionally smooth body due to the addition of lactose. Hopped with Chinook and Mount Hood to give the beer a floral and slightly spicy edge to the aroma.

Also Available

Foreign Keg

Molson Coors Blue Moon

Wheat beer


Molson Coors Madri Excepional 4.6%


Premium lager

Molson Coors Carling



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