IPA - Imperial / Double, ABV: 7%, IBU/EBU: 50
Contessa is an “Italian Pale Ale” evoking “summer in Tuscany under a full moon.” It features herbal, floral and citrus aromas of tangerine and grapefruit. The sugary caramel notes yield to sweet bitter American hops. There is a subtle lilt of chestnut and the finish is attenuated. It is made with water from the aqueduct of the Fiora, which springs from volcanic origins and passes through porous rock. 100% Special Malts.Hops: Amarillo, Chinook, Citra and Cascade. Yeast: US-05 Color: dark yellow - light amber.
A place among the most beautiful areas of Tuscany, on the slopes of an ancient volcano (Mount Amiata), we produce beer with the pure water of the Fiora spring, the best barley from Italy and Europe, the most interesting hops and more special ingredients typical of the area: chestnuts, honey thorn, pure saffron. The names we use for our beers tell the story and legends of our beautiful land. This is why our beers have the soul of our land and tell our tastes in beer and our secular history.