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Capital Brewery

Capital Brewery
Appleanche

Category: Specialty Lagers

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 7.7%
91 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional

Capital Brewery
Appleanche

Category: Specialty Lagers

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 7.7%
Golden amber color. Enticing aromas of caramel apple, butterscotch, and spicy apple sauce with a chewy, fruity medium-full body and a lush, tangy mango yogurt and salted caramel finish. Very tasty, pure and balanced. Try in beer cocktails too.
Tasting Info
Beer Glass Style: Spicy & Complex & Hoppy
Aroma Aroma: caramel apple, butterscotch, and spicy apple sauce
Taste Flavor: lush, tangy mango yogurt and salted caramel
Bitterness Bitterness: High
Enjoy Enjoy: Enjoy on its own
Recipes Pairing: Pot Roast
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Try in beer cocktails too.
The Producer

Capital Brewery Co.

The Producer
7734 Terrace Ave.
Middleton, WI 53562
USA
1 608-836-7100
Specialty Lagers
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This category is, practically speaking, a catchall for beers that don’t fit neatly in an existing category. Specialty beers may be flavored with, or affected by, unusual ingredients (ginger, chipotle peppers) or fermentation agents (Brettanomyces, Lactobacillus), or brewed with unusual fermentables (buckwheat, sweet potatoes, maple syrup). In addition, the base beer may be related to almost any classic beer style. Given the variation possible in this category, there are no established standards for appearance, aroma or flavor. Instead, beers in this category are defined by a pleasing combination of the beer’s elements, and overall drinkability.
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