Bulls Head Bitter
St. Boniface Craft Brewing Company

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Style:
Bitter - English
Ranked #113
ABV:
3.8%
Score:
82
Ranked #32,723
Avg:
3.71 | pDev: 7.82%
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
14
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St. Boniface Craft Brewing Company
 
Pennsylvania, United States
Avail:
Rotating/Seasonal
Wants
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Gots
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SCORE
82
Good
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Reviews by Tucquan:
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Tucquan from Pennsylvania

3.41/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had this on 2012-01-14 in Lititz, PA at the Bull's Head Public House for which, this beer was made.

A - Starts as a hazy orange-brown but it clears some as the bubbles from the pull rise. There's a 1-finger head.

S - Home baked bread but not much else that I could discern although the food smells in the pub may have masked other subtleties.

T - Nutty, caramel, savory, noble hops(?), moderately bitter. Dries nicely.

M - Light-medium body and light carbonation. Smooth and moderately creamy.

O - It's probably just the right thing to have a sessionable English Bitter on-cask at this traditional English pub. It's not my favorite beer style but was glad for the chance to give it a try.

Jan 15, 2012
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ryser2k from Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

Apr 19, 2013
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InspectorBob from New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

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whatname from Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

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abcramer from Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -5.7%

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lobos62 from Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -5.7%

Sep 21, 2013
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rolltide8425 from Pennsylvania

3.82/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Jun 20, 2016
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hopandbarley28 from Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +21.3%

Jan 26, 2013
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wertschy from Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

Jun 30, 2013
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Dweedlebug from Pennsylvania

3.27/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Feb 14, 2016
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Stout_Combo from Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +7.8%

Jul 04, 2013
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SeamusDoyle from Pennsylvania

3.67/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

I had this on tap at the brewery January 19, 2013.

Pours a hazy orange brown, but it clears some as the bubbles from the pull rise. There's about one finger head. Aroma is a subtle caramel and bread. Taste is caramel, hops, and nutty with a very slight spiced finish. Mouthfeel is a light body as well as light carbonation. Overall, not as good as the Extra Special Bitter, but a good drink none the less in my opinion.

Jan 20, 2013
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AMarkle6524 from Pennsylvania

3.59/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

May 17, 2015
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madelf66 from Pennsylvania

4.02/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Feb 28, 2016
Bulls Head Bitter from St. Boniface Craft Brewing Company
Beer rating: 82 out of 100 with 14 ratings