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Brewed by Birra Amarcord
Style: Fruit Beer/Radler
Apecchio (PU), Italy
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
La Riserva Speciale nasce dall’alchimia tra l’estro poetico e visionario di Tonino Guerra, grande sceneggiatore e poeta, che ne ha curato l’etichetta e la maestria tecnica del brewmaster più famoso degli Stati Uniti, Garrett Oliver, creatore delle birre Brooklyn Brewery.

Birra dall’aspetto velato con un colore che ricorda l’albicocca arricchito da riflessi rosati. Garrett Oliver racconta che nella preparazione: «ho impiegato la purissima Acqua proveniente dalla sorgente di proprietà di Birra Amarcord, Malto d’Orzo e Luppolo, Miele d’Acacia e Millefiori, la Visciola che è una ciliegia selvatica tipica di questa zona e il Prugnolo, un altro frutto che nasce spontaneo in questo territorio». Il risultato è una birra elegante, che matura almeno nove mesi prima di essere pronta e che ha una naturale longevità. Una birra complessa e raffinata, un mosaico di ingredienti nobilitati dall’uso di Lieviti dello Champagne, una birra che ha molte e interessanti possibilità di abbinamento con la cucina della tradizione e con quella più creativa.

Rifermentata in bottiglia con Lieviti di Champagne che le conferiscono un perlage fine ed elegante, tipico dei vini più pregiati.

Abbinamenti consigliati
Il carattere unico di Amarcord Riserva Speciale la rende perfetta per il formaggio pecorino, il paté, i piatti di anatra, maiale e coniglio ma anche per le ostriche e i pesci, oppure semplicemente come aperitivo per occasioni da non dimenticare.

Note: Brewed with acacia and wildflower honey, Visciola wild sour cherry and blackthorn. Refermented in the bottle with Champagne yeast.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (22903) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 5, 2012
Bottle at Moeder Lambic. Clear orange coloured with a medium sized white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of spices and marzipan with notes of liquorice. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and marzipan with notes of spices. Sweet finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (34534) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 2, 2012
75 cL bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, toasted malty and light yeasty. Fruity, yeasty and mellow hoppy. Citric and lingering fruity. Dry and mellow citrusy into a crisp hoppy finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daniele (6300) - ITALY - MAR 1, 2012
rosata buona schiuma media persitenza buona corpo mielosa ciliegie ma finale piuttosto secco complessa

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zita (5356) - Assentoft, DENMARK - FEB 3, 2012
light spici, fruiti aroma,orange/ red, hazy, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, light body, oily feel, fizzy, light sweet finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cheeta (1181) - Langå, DENMARK - JAN 26, 2012
Moderate malty aroma. Large, frothy, white head. Good lacing. Mostly lasting longevity. Clear, orange body. Moderate sweet flavor. Medium palate.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hansen (7351) - Assentoft, DENMARK - JAN 22, 2012
Dark yellow coloured and hazy. Has a white head, medium duration. Aroma has notes of malt, sweet sugars, berries. Flavor starts heavy sweet and finish moderate bitter. A bit unharmonic. Creamy texture and lively carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
EHSRanders (1853) - Tjele, DENMARK - JAN 21, 2012
Bottle. Hazy orange colour with large creamy white mostly lasting head. Malty aroma. Sweet fruity flavor.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (11282) - Randers, DENMARK - JAN 21, 2012
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Dark orange colour. Moderate malty and light hoppy and yeasty aroma. Moderate bitter spicey flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Almost no fruity esters. Dry.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (3555) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2011
75cl bottle. Quite a special one here. Pours a bright orange color with an abundant creamy white head. Long lasting foam. Aroma is on the sweet side with a ’predominance of caramel notes and fruits. Peaches and rad brries in the nose with molasses and caramel. Taste is sweet again with a slight tartness in the back. Burnt sugar, fruits and some yeast. Slight alcohol burn too. Full mouthfeel and good amount of carbonation. Overall, very interesting, also if the wheat character is not up front and the fruits could be pushed further to me.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (18915) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2011
Bottle. Pours a hazy pale reddish amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity spicy yeasty aroma. Sweetish malty spicy yeasty flavor with hitns of caramel. Has a sweetish malty spicy yeasty finish.


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