Hornbeer Funky Elf

Brewed by Hornbeer
Kirke Hyllinge, Denmark
9.5% Sour/Wild Ale | 43 Ratings | Winter Seasonal |
Danish: En juleøl med ”Vild” gær.
Ja, Funky Elf er med ”vildgæren” Brettanomyces. Bretannomyces har været anvendt i belgisk ølbrygning i flere århundrede. I begyndelsen formentlig som en ikke ønsket ”gæst” – nu som et helt nødvendigt bidrag til kompleks smag i nogle af de allerstørste belgiske øl. Brettanomyces bidrager med sin helt egen smag til øllet. Smagen kan gå i retning af lidt ”støvet”, tør og til tider – for nogle – med en duft af hestestald ! Ja, vi ved godt det lyder helt forkert til en juleøl. Så er du den konservative type, der ikke ønsker en lille overraskelse, så køb IKKE denne øl. Men er du et nysgerrigt menneske der gerne vil opleve nyt, så køb straks en Funky Elf. Brettanomyces lever i små kolonier. I nogle af flaskerne kan der derfor forekomme små kolonier af Brettanomyces der svømmer rundt som små ”øer” på øllet. De er helt uskadelige, men fisk dem op, hvis du ikke kan lide dem. Hvis du ønsker mere ”Brett-smag” – så gem øllet lidt endnu.
Funky Elf er en fin ledsager til den traditionelle danske julemad.

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