A beer that’s totally wine

by  |  09-11-2012

There are beer drinkers and there are wine drinkers and then there are just drinkers. I must raise my hand in that I fall in to the later group, although my general preference is for wine. Kicking back a Guinness at an unfortunate pub in Barcelona (yeah, I know…) the other week I thought, “Well, this is fine, but wouldn’t it be better if it had a bit of a wine thing happening in it?” Apparently someone had bugged my thoughts as carbonated genius has arrived in the form of Garnatxa Beer that we were able to taste a couple of weeks ago at the Torroja harvest festival. No, this isn’t beer made from grapes as that would be wine. What it is, is the project of a group of friends who come to the Priorat often. They all love wine (actually two of them are enologs at local wineries) […]
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