Citrussy, herbal, nutty, bitter… Great beers have many nuances of flavour and aroma. If you’d like to improve your beer appreciation and discover your beer preferences, try these “beer tasting workouts” from Food & Wine.
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The article explains how hops and malt contribute to a beer’s flavour profile. Exercises include determining your bitterness threshold with grapefruit juice and comparing a dark chocolate bar with a stout. In short, a fun experiment!