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Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sat Jul 21, 2012 2:15 pm
by Elissa Gravells
We get the keys next week so should be open some time in August all going well... watch this space :drinking:

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 11:42 pm
by Elissa Gravells
We are now open, :drinking: 6 ales on so far with the rest to come soon. Bottle conditioned beers, belgian beers, fine wines and 2 scrumpy ciders. Quiet pub, all lined glasses, beer garden overlooking the river, please consider us for inclusion in the guide asap :drinking:

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 1:44 pm
by BBCJohn
We have an Llangollen outing planned for 5th October so make sure you have some good malty beers on! :thumb: :drink:

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 7:40 am
by alanH
Present beers for the Ponsonby Arms are listed on the Sun, Llangollen website.

www.sunllan.com

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sun Oct 07, 2012 6:47 pm
by Elissa Gravells
Gosh! I've been so busy, no surprise I've not been up to scratch updating our sites. As such here's what we have on :)

Enville mild
Kelham best
Goose eye over and stout
Madogs ale
Shroppy
Sarah Hughes dark ruby mild
Bank top blonde
Bank top flat cap
Goose eye chinook

Gwynt y derail black dragon
Llandegla wicked wasp

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sun Oct 07, 2012 9:23 pm
by pistonbroke
:drinking: :drunk: :cheers: :drink: Worth a visit just for the Sarah Hughes alone.... :sick:

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sun Oct 21, 2012 1:25 pm
by Elissa Gravells
Sarah Hughes gone unfortunately but we do have

Bank top port o call 5%
Geltsdale black dub mild 3.6%
Coniston infinity ipa 6%
Goose eye pommies revenge 5.2%
Purple moose glaslyn 4.2%
Salopian peccadillo 4.8%
Three tuns stout 4.4%
Kelham Islam riverfront coliseum 3.8%
Enville white 4.2%
Cumbrian ledgendary ales langdale 4%
Rosie's wicked wasp 7.2%
Gwynt-y-ddraig black dragon 7.2%

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2012 8:11 pm
by Elissa Gravells
The Ponsonby arms is having a brewery trip to three tuns brewery, numbers permitting.

If anyone is interested in going we meet at the Ponsonby between 5-6pm £10 per person.

Beers on at the moment:

Coniston bluebird 3.6%
Geltsdale oktober fest 5.2%
Three tuns xxx 4.3%
Cumbrian legendary ales - loweswater gold 4.3%
Esthwaite bitter 3.8%
Goose eye Blackmoor 4%
Barnsgate pride of Westmorland 4.1%
Geltsdale tarn 4%
Kelham island pale rider 5.2%
Snowdonia ale 3.6%
Cider -
Llandegla Rosie's wicked wasp
Gwynn y ddraig black dragon

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2012 4:10 pm
by Elissa Gravells
The Real Ale train travels at 6pm this evening, we have the following ales for anyone to try; :cheers:

Purple moose Snowdonia Ale
Ludlow Gold
Enville Old Porter
Enville White
Gelts dale Copper
Coniston Infinity IPA
Ludlow Black Knight
Barnsgate Pride
Salopian Black heart
Blackwater Swan song

& Real Ciders;
Wicked wasp
Gwynt y ddraig Black dragon

On next:

Gwynt y ddraig Dog Dancer
Red Squirrel
Chiltern Brewery
Berkshire Brewery :lol:

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2012 5:18 pm
by Elissa Gravells
ON NOW

Ludlow best 3.7%
Ludlow gold 4.2%
Salopian Vortex 4%
Enville Ginger 4.6%
Barngates Chesters strong and Ugly 6%
Chiltern Beechwood 4.3%
Salopian Shropshire Gold 3.8%
Salopian Black Heart 4.3%
Enville Ale 4.5
Red Squirrel London Porter 5%

Real ciders
Black Dragon
Wicked wasp :cheers:

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2012 10:40 pm
by electrophotic
You have a great selection of beers on - what a pity Arriva have stopped the X94 Chester to Barmouth via Llangollen! It now means a 3-bus journey for me and more time and expense so I rarely venture into Wales now.

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:51 am
by alanH
electrophotic wrote:You have a great selection of beers on - what a pity Arriva have stopped the X94 Chester to Barmouth via Llangollen! It now means a 3-bus journey for me and more time and expense so I rarely venture into Wales now.


It is well worth the effort. The beers are ALWAYS on top form. I often try them all in the 1/3 of a pint glasses and never had a suspect one yet, even when there are more handpumps than customers! :drinking: :drink: :drunk:

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 2:53 pm
by Elissa Gravells
electrophotic wrote:You have a great selection of beers on - what a pity Arriva have stopped the X94 Chester to Barmouth via Llangollen! It now means a 3-bus journey for me and more time and expense so I rarely venture into Wales now.
Is this just a winter bus time table or a permanent fixture?

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:25 pm
by electrophotic
Elissa Gravells wrote:
electrophotic wrote:You have a great selection of beers on - what a pity Arriva have stopped the X94 Chester to Barmouth via Llangollen! It now means a 3-bus journey for me and more time and expense so I rarely venture into Wales now.
Is this just a winter bus time table or a permanent fixture?
Permanent. 2 or 3 years ago the X94 Chester-Barmouth service was reduced to X94 Wrexham-Barmouth.

Re: Ponsonby Arms

Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 7:30 pm
by Elissa Gravells
When we go to Chester we take turns driving, but if I had no car or we all wanted to drink we get a taxi or bus to Chirk or Ruabon and get the train from there, easy :wink: