Time Capsule July 2014 is a summer farmhouse ale brewed with 100% Brettanomyces; a great introduction into the world of wild ales, light and refreshing but complex enough to satisfy the most seasoned beer consumers.
Aroma: Earthy funk, hay, honey, lemon zest
Taste: Sweet funk, bready malt upfront melding seamlessly into lemon/citrus flavors and mild tartness finishing crisply with lingering hints of noble hops and black pepper.
Malt = Pilsner, Munich, Wheat, and Carapils
Hops = Nugget, Cascade, and Glacier
Yeast = WLP644 Brettanomyces bruxellensis Trois
O.G. = 1.038/9.5P
ABV = 4.2%
IBU = 22
SRM = 3
*Big Al Brewing's Time Capsule Series celebrates the wild side of brewing! These beers are brewed with wild yeasts and bacteria that create interesting, complex and delightful flavors that take the tasting and enjoyment of beer to a whole new level. These wild beers change with time and this series celebrates the moment in time they came to life. Many of the beers from this series will be aged for several years! Give them a try, share them with your customers and you'll be expanding your beer awareness beyond your wildest (pun intended) dreams! Pretty soon you'll be using words like brettanomyces, lactobacillus and pediococcus in your everyday conversations. Don't worry, we'll be right there with you the whole way!