Drink Review: Outtaspace Apple Ale – Drygate

Sweet and fruity but certainly not cider

Style: Apple Ale
Malts: Lager Malt, Malted Wheat
Hops: Calypso, Nelson Sauvin, Amarillo, Citra
Alcohol By Volume: 4.7%

drgate brewery outaspace apple ale glasgow foodie explorers beer reviewThis is a bright golden and clear lager-style beer. Hoppy nose and taste, you can certainly taste and smell those citrussy hops.

The beer poured with quite a bit of carbonation and left a lot of lacing on the sides.

drgate brewery outaspace apple ale glasgow foodie explorers beer reviewA sweet beer but thankfully not as sickly sweet as some of today’s popular ciders can be.  The apple presence is pronounced but is balanced with the citrus hops so is actually almost shandy-like (not a criticism!).

drgate brewery outaspace apple ale glasgow foodie explorers beer reviewUp until we’d tried this beer we’d only ever had (to the best of our knowledge) one other apple beer before and this is certainly the better of the two, it’s refreshing, bubbly and an easy quaffable beer, perfect for a sunny day or with food.

drgate brewery outaspace apple ale glasgow foodie explorers beer reviewTL;DR
+apples
+fizz
+not cider!

– too sweet and approachable for hardcore beeries

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