Slottskällans Decennium

Formerly brewed at Slottskällans Bryggeri
Uppsala, Sweden
6.7% Heller Bock | 74 Ratings | Special Release |
Slottskällans Bryggeri bryggde sitt första öl i maj 1998. Vårt mål har alltid varit att brygga smakrika, välbalanserade öl. Inspirationen hämtas från gammal bryggartradition men blandas också med nyskapande idéer. Vi lägger stort fokus på maten som drycken ska komplettera. För att fira att vi i år fyller 10 år brygger vi jubileumsölet Decennium. Det är ett lageröl inspirerat av det tyska bockölet.

Slottskällans Decenium have a beautiful red-brown colour and caramel sweet round taste. The beer have an aroma of roasted almonds and figs. The aromas linger for a long time, elevated by the warming alcohol and the taste is finished with a spicy bitterness.

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