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Tin Roof releases new flagship beer, retires one and tweaks another
Baton Rouge’s Tin Roof Brewing has introduced a new flagship beer, while retiring another. Über Froot has taken the place of Turnrow in the brewery’s year-round lineup.
Über Froot is a Berliner Weisse style ale with blackberries and lactose added. A Berliner Weisse is a tart German-style ale known for its low alcohol by volume (ABV). Many are served with some sort of fruit syrup, but Tin Roof has done the work for you by adding blackberries, which give this beer a beautiful purplish pink color. Lactose is also added in order to tame the tartness a bit and give the beer some residual sweetness.
At 4.5 percent ABV, this beer is extremely quaffable, especially during our hot summers. Über Froot is available at Tin Roof’s taproom now, with distribution to all markets coming later this month. Look for it in cans at your favorite grocery stores, as w
Source: The Ale Runner
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