Fujiwara Hiroyuki’s Barley and Wheat Wine Blanc ’11

Formerly brewed at Kiuchi Brewery (Hitachino)
Konosu, Naka, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan
8% Barley Wine | 1 Rating | Special Release |
Bottle Conditioned Ale. The Best Before Date in 10 Years.
藤原ヒロユキさんプロデュースによる日本では初となる賞味期限10年の本格的ボトルコンディショニング(壜内熟成)エールが誕生しました。ボトルコンディショニングの醸造テクニックは、一次発酵が終わったビールを壜詰めする際に生きた酵母を再び添加し、熟成庫で温度管理を行いながらコンディショニングを行います。酵母は壜内で活性し続けています。新しいビールはバーレーワインよりアルコール度数を抑え、軽やかさを演出する為に小麦麦芽を加え、2つの銘柄を用意しました。 ボトルコンディションのビールは酵母が活性しているため、ボトルは耐圧性のあるシャンパン用ボトル (750ml)を使用しています。打栓も通常のビールに用いる王冠ではなくシャンパンと同じものです。(新型のエコ・タイプのもの。抜栓後も留め直しが出来るためグラス売りも可能。)どちらも壜内熟成の為、エージングが進むことにより一層豊かに華開きます。
Brewed at Kiuchi Brewing for Beer Writer Fujiwara Hiroyuki.

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