AllBeer-in-Box OnlyBitterMonthly SpecialRubyBlack Drop

£21£120 inc. VAT

A rich, garnet coloured ale. Rounded bitterness with sweet overtones of oats. Delicious!

ALC 4.6% VOL

Available in Draught & Bottles

Please note: Our ‘Bright Beers’ only have a shelf life of 7 days from leaving the brewery.

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A rich, garnet coloured ale. Rounded bitterness with sweet overtones of oats. Delicious!

We require at least 24 hrs notice prior to delivery. Orders received over the weekend will be processed the following Monday (excludes Bank Holidays). However, we will endeavour to complete your delivery ASAP.

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Store in a cool dark place.
Best served slightly chilled at 12ºC
Contains: Malted Barley (gluten)


    • Bob Wathey

      13/10/2021 at 09:17

      Had not heard of Bowman Ales until I tried a pint in Weatherspoons last night. Excellent, just had to have a second of the Black Drop. Absolutely beautiful, there are too many ‘hoppy ales’ about, bring back more ‘malty ales’ and genuine bitters. Many thanks for this brew.


      • Bowman Ales

        13/10/2021 at 09:53

        Dear Bob, Many thanks for your wonderful comments about our Black Drop bitter. we are so glad you enjoy it. Please keep doing so! 🙂 All best wishes from everyone at Bowman Ales


    • Adrian Linssen

      26/09/2021 at 14:52

      wow wee just been served a draught pint of “Black Drop” in Worthing its bloody lovely …not going to last longer than 20 mins then its ding ding round 2. Adrian L ( from Brighton ) has chocolate hints + balanced just right on the bitter sweet scale.


      • Bowman Ales

        30/09/2021 at 11:46

        Dear Adrian, how lovely to read you wonderful comments. We would like to thank you for commenting and hope you continue – for the time being, to enjoy our Black Drop beer 🙂


    • Bob Prebble

      22/09/2021 at 15:15

      Quite delicious and unctuous – black drop brew – please bottle for later!!


      • Bowman Ales

        30/09/2021 at 11:33

        Dear Bob, Many thanks for your comments. Really heartening to hear! All the best from us all at Bowman Ales.


    • Martin, London

      22/09/2021 at 12:24

      ‘A splendid example of a modest gravity oatmeal/chocolate porter’


      • Bowman Ales

        30/09/2021 at 11:31

        Thank again for your lovely comments Martin.


    • Joe

      05/12/2020 at 17:41

      Very nice, very festive, with a subtle hint of sweetness…..and chocolate!
      Nice one Mr Bowman.


      • Bowman Ales

        17/03/2021 at 14:50

        Thanks Joe. Only just seen your comment. Much appreciated though.


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