The Tap End
Preston, PR2 1HX

The Tap End
Preston, PR2 1HX

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Titanic - Raspberry Pale

Raspberry Pale - 4.7%

Raspberry Pale


4.7% abv

Fruit wheat beer which is hazy in appearance due to the high percentage of wheat malt in the recipe and has light raspberry aromas and taste. It's a perfect beer for lovely sunny days and evenings, it's got us all excited for summer.

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.

Lord's - Pterodactyl Amber

Pterodactyl Amber - 4%

Pterodactyl Amber


4% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

Neptune - Galene

Galene - 4.3%



4.3% abv

Easy drinking session IPA brewed using Azacca, Amarillo and Citra, packed with juicy tropical and citrus flavours. Brewed in collaboration with London's Anspach & Hobday for our 5th Birthday celebration.

Craft Keg Available

Crankshaft - Hellfire Preacher

Hellfire Preacher - 6%

Hellfire Preacher


6% abv

Dark golden ale brewed with classic American hops and finished off with Citra. As its name suggests the taste is dank and bitter with a small amount of spice. Collaboration with the band Hellfire Preachers.

Burning Sky - Arise

Arise - 4.4%


Burning Sky

4.4% abv

Straw gold in colour, a balanced malt bill gives a great mouth feel and a finish that keeps on giving. Restrained bitterness followed by massive peach, pine and resinous hop flavours to keep you satisfied. A session IPA that's perfect for the end of the day (or the start).

Burnt Mill - Bitter Falls

Bitter Falls - 5.5%

Bitter Falls

Burnt Mill

5.5% abv

A West Coast Pale, delivering juicy citrus and pine and supported by a malt base that delivers a crisp profile rounded out by a refreshing bitterness.

Ciders & Perries Available

Sheppy's - Classic Draught Cider

Classic Draught Cider - 5.5%

Classic Draught Cider


5.5% abv

A crisp, fruity, lightly sparkling hand crafted cider. One of our most popular products, it is blended to perfection using traditional Somerset apples.

Sheppy's - Cider with Raspberry

Cider with Raspberry - 4%

Cider with Raspberry


4% abv

Delicious combination of a traditional light Somerset cider and pure raspberry juice, which creates a characterful drink with a pleasant, refreshing fruitiness.

Coming Soon

Snowhill - Copycat Ale

Copycat Ale - 3.8%

Copycat Ale


3.8% abv

A pale golden session beer with a light hop and bitterish after taste. English bitter based on sadly missed classic northern cask ale of the 1970's. Does it taste like Boddingtons?

Manning - Sha Man

Sha Man - 4.5%

Sha Man


4.5% abv

Pale passionfruit beer.

Lord's - Drunk T-Rex

Drunk T-Rex - 4.2%

Drunk T-Rex


4.2% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

Manning - Music Man

Music Man - 4.2%

Music Man


4.2% abv

A clean tasting, easy drinking and flavorsome hoppy golden brew with a bittersweet finish. This ale is sure to keep your customers suitably refreshed as summer approaches.

Lord's - Staggersaurus Blonde

Staggersaurus Blonde - 4%

Staggersaurus Blonde


4% abv

Awaiting tasting notes from brewery.

Lancaster - Challenger

Challenger - 4.3%



4.3% abv

Crisp, fruity pale ale with floral notes. Hops: Challenger.

Manning - Cave Man

Cave Man - 4.2%

Cave Man


4.2% abv

This really is a traditional English bitter, designed for quaffing. You'll find some blackberry aromas from the brambling cross, and a lasting gentle bitterness. Cave Man is sure to put some prehistoric hairs on your chest.

Timothy Taylor - Boltmaker

Boltmaker - 4%


Timothy Taylor

4% abv

A well-balanced, genuine Yorkshire Bitter, with a full measure of maltiness and hoppy aroma. Boltmaker is first choice for the discerning drinker - on both sides of the Pennines.

Beartown - Kodiak

Kodiak - 4%



4% abv

Well balanced, straw coloured and very drinkable, with citrus fruit and hops aroma and sharper bitter, clean aftertaste. Vegan friendly.

Wiper and True - Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope - 4.2% (keg)

Kaleidoscope (keg)

Wiper and True

4.2% abv

A combination of three different hops to create a seasonally evolving flavour profile. The aim - to create a beer that is harmonious, bright and refreshing.

Lost and Grounded - Wanna Go To The Sun

Wanna Go To The Sun - 4.6% (keg)

Wanna Go To The Sun (keg)

Lost and Grounded

4.6% abv

This Pale Ale has a base of Pilsner malt and Oats which lends a soft edge to the palate, and then we hit it with big whacks of Citra and Mosaic in both the brewhouse and dryhop. BAM! The result: bright and mega-fruity - think bananas, mangoes, papayas and peaches - SO LUSH!

Top Rope - Cold Stone Cream Austin: Cherry

Cold Stone Cream Austin: Cherry - 4.6% (keg)

Cold Stone Cream Austin: Cherry (keg)

Top Rope

4.6% abv

It's time for another twist on our award winning ice cream pale! This time we've added lashings of sweet cherry puree to our smooth pale base to bring you a fruit and vanilla explosion that's more than just the cherry on top. Vegan friendly.

Top Rope - Cold Stone Cream Austin

Cold Stone Cream Austin - 5% (keg)

Cold Stone Cream Austin (keg)

Top Rope

5% abv

A smooth, easy drinking Ice Cream pale, infused with vanilla for a subtle sweetness and light floral notes and dry hopped with Cascade and Mandarina Bavaria for a refreshing citrus finish. We worked really hard on this recipe to produce an ice cream like texture without using lactose, meaning that (like all of our beers) it's completely vegan friendly.

Verdant - People, Money, Space, Time

People, Money, Space, Time - 3.8% (keg)

People, Money, Space, Time (keg)


3.8% abv

New England pale ale dry-hopped with Citra and Mosaic.

Timothy Taylor - Hopical Storm

Hopical Storm - 4% (keg)

Hopical Storm (keg)

Timothy Taylor

4% abv

A modern dry-hopped pale ale brewed using entirely UK grown hops. With a punchy and pleasant fruity body topped with flavours of mandarin, mango and passionfruit. Citrusy and sessionable.

North - Pinata

Pinata - 4.5% (keg)

Pinata (keg)


4.5% abv

A softly tropical pale ale with stone fruit aromas of guava and mango and a strong hoppy finish.

Arbor - Shangri-La

Shangri-La - 4.2% (keg)

Shangri-La (keg)


4.2% abv

This resplendent session IPA is a mystical, harmonious brew that summons flavours of ripe and juicy tropical fruit. Complimenting its rich flavour profile with a beautifully soft and viscous mouth-feel, wherever you may be, just one sip will whisk you away to paradise.

Arbor - Mosaic

Mosaic - 4% (keg)

Mosaic (keg)


4% abv

Heavily hopped Session Pale Ale, brewed with the intention of showcasing the hop variety selected. A refreshing and easy drinking beer with floral and tropical fruit flavours and aromas. Gluten Free.

Also Available


Hofmeister Helles 5.0%

No Description.

Budvar Pilsner 5.0%

Czech pilsner

Invincibles Export 4.0%

Crisp export style lager


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The Tap End is in the Central Lancashire CAMRA branch area.