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Brewed by St. Austell
Style: Bitter
St. Austell, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - September & October.
A return of an old favourite and the perfect brew for a spooky Halloween celebration. Named after the Bucket of Blood in Hayle, this is a red ale, full of biscuit malt flavours with a balanced bittersweet finish.
Style: Red ale.

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3.2
Grumbo (4581) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2016
Cask at the Cherry Tree Inn, Woodbridge. Pours a red/maroon colour (very appropriate for the name) with virtually no head. Aroma of caramel, malt, and fruit. Quite high sweetness, light bitterness. Medium body, sticky texture, very soft carbonation. Quite tasty.

3.5
nocheinbier (72) - London, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2016
A pint in the Ship in Plymouth. Poured very dark without much of an aroma Full body but not very strong taste, slightly bitter. Over all, the name. ..is better than the taste. An of beer.

3.4
Desverger (14051) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2015
[email protected] Bar, Copenhagen - Amber to sienna red pour with good white head and lacing. Aroma and taste is toasty malty, some herbal and twiggy hoppy nuances, some spicy hoppy bite forwards the finish. Not bad. ---Sent via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
JPC1524 (238) - Devon, ENGLAND - NOV 7, 2015
Cask ale at The Stable, Plymouth. An enticing ruby coloured beer with little to no head. Fruity, malty and warming. A beer that I have waited to try for ages and was worth the wait. A great great beer.

3.4
niquillis (2752) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2015
Cask at Vine, Hopton. Pours red brown with an off white head. Autumn berries, light spice, some biscuit. Enjoyable.

3.1
gunnfryd (15645) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 28, 2015
Cask at the Wharf 261014. Amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma is caramel, malt, fruit, floral. Flavour is caramel, malt, fruit, floral, grapefruit, bread.Medium body. Ordinary beer.

2.7
The_Osprey (9916) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2015
Cask. Dark reddy brown, still, small white head, thin lacing. Aroma is lightly metallic. Body is medium, touch of carbonation, slightly foamy. Taste is thin and malty, tangy and resinous, pithy with some burnt coffee. Musty bitter aftertaste is OK but I found this heavy going.

3.2
Giochaurand (533) - FINLAND - NOV 23, 2014
Tap. Pours amber red with medium long lasting head. Aroma is orange, malts and toffee... Taste is malts, toffee with a nice bitter end.

2.4
martinrumsam (572) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2014
On tap. Amber colour with red hues. Biscuity aroma Taste bitter hoppy not much else going on. Low carbonation. Overall quite bland and average.

3.1
Meilby (11826) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 1, 2014
Cask @ The Wharf, Aalborg, Denmark
Pours clear dark amber with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, grape and hint of bread. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long malty and grape finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is flat


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