A little over a month ago, I was contacted by a PR firm representing this beer. They were having an event in Chicago to introduce the beer to the U.S., but I was on vacation and couldn’t attend. So, they sent me a few of these beers to try and review here on this blog. I also brought a couple to my homebrew club meeting for folks there to try and get feedback from them as well.
Location: Poured into a curved pint glass from the bottle at my home in Bloomington, IL.
Numbers: ~5% ABV, ~ 160 Calories
Appearance & Aroma: It’s brown in color with some reddish hues and very clear. There seems to be quite a bit of carbonation in it, leaving a thin creamy off-white colored head. It’s got a light malty caramel aroma.
Taste & Feel: The body is light and the mouthfeel is crisp. The crispness makes it difficult to taste anything up front, however, in the middle…