Welcome to Kissingate's Christmas Taproom
Take-away cask beers are available direct from the brewery (subject to availability) in 2 and 4 pint secure HDPE bottles (50p container charge).
We also have 9 pint, 18 pint and 36 pint beer-in-a-box available too. Only advanced orders taken for beer-in-a-box.
It's Christmas! So please choose your Christmas & New Year beers from the list below and order your beer-in-a-box ready for collection on the following dates (please check closing times)...
Monday 23rd, Tuesday 24th, Saturday 28th, Monday 30th, Tuesday 31st.
There will be some surprise beers on offer too, so please call the brewery on 01403 891335 for prices and to get the latest brew news!
£3.20 500ml. 4.2% abv Subtle additions of real black cherries in muscovado with light Amarillo hopping provide a truly wonderful taste experience.
£3.40 500ml. 5.0% abv Notes of sweet oranges, grapefruit, lemons, resin, pine with a floor roasted malt backbone to carry a lasting bitter sweet finish.
Black Cherry Mild
£3.40 500ml. 5.0% abv Coffee, chocolate, vanilla and roast chestnuts. Gentle balancing bitterness derived from Waimea and Sticklebract hops.
Chennai Premium IPA
Micro Lot Coffee Porter Sold out
£3.00 500ml. 4.0% abv A glorious chestnut beer with simple roasted malt notes. Gentle floral bitterness derived from a blend of English hops.
Powder Blue Blueberry Porter
£3.50 500ml. 5.5% abv Full bodied dark roasted backbone. Subtle blueberry and raisin notes with a gentle gathering bitterness.
Murder of Crows Imperial Stout
£7.00 330ml. 10.0% abv A rare and decadent double mashed Imperial Stout. Hints of chocolate biscuit, cream, vanilla and well aged brandy.
Six Crows Stout Sold out
£3.80 500ml. 6.6% abv A rich, dark and decadent stout with intense notes of molasses, bourbon, oak and woodsmoke.
Kissingate Brewery is set in a quiet wooded valley near the village of Mannings Heath. Our delightful Taproom is the perfect place to relax, enjoy a beer, cider, perry, wine, artisan gin or a range of soft drinks.
We can provide hot & cold food, so if you fancy a bite to eat please call: 01403 891335 or
There is no television or music. However we enjoy a good conversation (not all about beer) and hope you do too.
Normal opening hours...
11.00am - 6.00pm Monday - Thursday. 11.00am - 8.00pm Friday. 11.00am - 3.00pm Saturday.
Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays
Christmas change of opening hours are
Tuesday 24th 11.00am - 4.00pm. Closed Christmas Day & Boxing Day.
11.00am - 6.00pm Friday 27th. 11.00am - 5.00pm Tuesday 31st. Closed 1st & 2nd January.
There is ample free parking at the brewery.
Please respect our neigbours at all times by arriving and leaving quietly. Thank you.
Please Note: Our bottled beers are rare and can only be purchased directly from the brewery. None are available in supermarkets, off licenses or wine merchants.
Six bottle presentation pack
Bottle packs can be mixed to order
Vouchers are available to buy as gifts for friends and family. We also have £10 gift vouchers that can be used to purchase a variety of Kissingate products. Please call the brewery on 01403 891335 or to find out more.
Kissingate bottled beer range and gift ideas
£3.20 500ml. 4.5% abv An extra pale beer with a fresh hoppy character and subtle citrus fruit undertones.
£3.80 500ml. 6.8% abv An extra smooth strong mild. Berry fruit and chocolate vanilla notes.
Beers fresh from cask 9th ~14th December (Subject to availability)
Chennai IPA 5.0% £3.50 per pint
Notes of sweet oranges, grapefruit, lemons, resin, pine with a floor roasted malt backbone
supporting a lasting bitter sweet finish.
Black Cherry Mild 4.2% £3.20 per pint
A deep, rich traditional stout. Notes of dark chocolate derived from black and amber malts. Gentle bitter sweet finish with a hint of wood smoke.
Smelter's Stout 5.1% £3.50 per pint
Ruby Plum Porter 4.8% £3.50 per pint
A deep ruby beer. Roasted malt, cinnamon and sweet plum on the nose. Pleasant fruit and balancing bitterness from Pacific Gem and Waimea hopping. Christmas in a glass!
A full fruit and flavoursome dark mild. Subtle additions of real black cherries and gentle hopping provide a truly wonderful taste experience.
Black Cherry En Plus 7.0% £4.00 per pint
A black cherry, chocolate and sweet malt crescendo. Subtle sweet gentle hop finish.
Kissingate Sussex 4.0% £3.00 per pint
A glorious chestnut beer with simple roasted malt notes. Gentle floral and gathering bitterness derived from a blend of English hops. Crisp, sherbet bitterness, sweet malty finish.
Full bodied dark roasted backbone. Subtle blueberry and raisin notes with a gentle gathering bitterness.
Powder Blue 5.5% £3.60 per pint