Sour Power #3 Purple Pastry—tasting notes
Sour Power #3 is a Sour Ale by Hoppy Road brewed with blackcurrant, blueberries, vanille and lactose. It has berries in the aroma, with some acidity notes. Taste is sour with some sweetness, berries, vanilla and a long sour finish.
A sour ale, also known as wild ale is a category that englobes all type of ales that are brewed with other bacterias than traditional brewing yeasts—Brettanomyces, Lactobacillus, Pediococcus or Acetobacter to name the most common. The composition of this microflora varies a lot even between short geographical distances—probably due to the evolutionary pressure of human brewing activity—making each local variation unique.