10月. 8, 2022, 美国最大、最著名的啤酒节和比赛, 美国啤酒节, offered 300 medals in 98 beer categories covering 177 different beer styles.

The judging took place over a period of nine days during which 235 beer experts from seven countries assessed 9,904个啤酒厂参赛作品. 资助如此庞大的工程, 许多奖项都是由一些最大的公司赞助的, 最重要的是, 美国国内和邻近的公司 1000亿美元的啤酒产业.

有Micro Matic, 一个顶级的酒桶耦合器供应商, 提取器阀门, 以及其他“配药方案”,,为美式异丙醇品类提供担保.

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Antigo Zeon, a designer and manufacturer of beer neon signs, sponsored the popular hazy 异丙醇 category.

新西兰啤酒花有限公司, 啤酒花种植者的合作社, supported the experimental pale ale category and Wyeast Laboratories covered the Brettanomyces beer category.

国家麦芽集团,布里斯麦芽 & 成分, 和白色实验室, 另一家酵母供应商, 也许很适合报道职业赛.

在那里,在 水果酸啤酒, 获奖者是启示工艺酿造公司的酸辣酸酒, was a sponsor whose website homepage currently displays products like pumpkin pie syrup, 天然西瓜提取物, 还有一大桶简单标注的东西 棉花糖化合物#3020.

爱情小诗.

星巴克糖浆泵的事

奥吉·卡登已经开始做生意了, 纸箱酝酿, in 2011 with culinary ambitions inspired by the likes of Blue Hill Farm’s Dan Barber and Sam Calagione of Dogfish Head Brewery. 在他职业生涯的早期, he remembers drinking a certain brewery’s crème brûlée stout and being blown away that its flavor profile tasted exactly like the caramelized custard dessert.

“但那时候我并不愤世嫉俗, 并没有被灌输太多思想, 所以在我看来, 喝啤酒的乐趣是思考, “他们他妈的怎么能这样做?’”卡登回忆道. Then one day, a server he respected at a well-regarded beer bar, clued him in. 他告诉我, 本质上, ‘They’re getting the Starbucks syrup pump thing and adding it to their beer.“废话! 我不愿意相信.”

At the time Carton was laboriously engineering a beer he would eventually call Regular 咖啡, meant to taste like the classic “milk and two sugars” cup of joe from your local breakfast joint. Along with Fair Mountain 咖啡 Roasters he had designed a specific roasting pattern in order to give the beans the acidity and bitterness he wanted and had added dextrose and lactose (milk sugar) to create the perfect flavor and texture of artificial creamer. 和, 突然, 就像这样, he realized he could have simply bought a coffee-flavored syrup and saved himself a bunch of time, 钱, 和精力.

“而不是拿世界上最容易的钱, 我把一切都变成了五十天, 5000万美元的流程,他开玩笑说。.

小爱

m6米乐下载苹果兴起于20世纪80年代,然后在90年代和早期蓬勃发展, a rejection of the bland sameness of an industry long dominated by Big 啤酒’s watery lagers. 与此同时, this new breed of American 工艺 brewers looked with disdain toward European brewers stuck in their centuries-old ways, 对德国的法律感恩戴德 Reinheitsgebot, which only allowed them to use the four basic ingredients in their beer — water, 谷物, 啤酒花, 和酵母.

因此,他们制作了含有水果和可可粒的实验性啤酒, 香料和辣椒——意想不到的原料, 极端的 食材,但总是“真正的”食材. 就在2010年代初, 还有很多故事, 社交媒体帖子, 还有整个酿酒团队不知疲倦的视频 香草豆切片, 热情柑橘, 甚至嚼了12个小时的玉米.

在这个行业的大部分历史中, you could always rest assured that if a 工艺 brewery was using some offbeat ingredient to make a unique beer, 它总是会变得最困难, 大多数手工, 大多数 工艺 可能的方式.

那只是m6米乐下载苹果.

然而今天,似乎每个人都只给阿莫雷蒂打电话.

爱情小诗 was founded in 1989 by Armenian immigrant brothers Jack and Ara Barsoumian, 分子生物学家和化学工程师, 分别, 还有他们的妻子马拉尔和哈斯米格. 他们在加州圣费尔南多谷的一个工业园区设立了办事处, 计划制作杏仁松露配开心果皮.

这道中东美食在美国并不成功, but the almond filling was — customers demanded it be produced for their own baking needs. 在接下来的二十年里, 爱情小诗 (which roughly translates to “little love”) would evolve into a top supplier of pastes, 提取, 巧克力酱, 油, 传播, 面粉, 集中, 酱汁, 和化合物到面包店, 的巧克力品牌, 冰川, 还有咖啡店. 今天,他们有超过5000种产品用于这种用途.

But by 2015 the company had begun to notice that breweries were also using products like their water soluble 提取 and 手工天然口味最初是为冰淇淋和冰淇淋设计的浓稠糖浆. 老板们决定开始认真地发展酿酒业.

m6米乐下载苹果发送了这些巨大的, extravagant boxes of 样品 to every single brewery listed in the Brewers Association database; there were nearly 5,当时是000,Dylan Guerineau回忆道, 他是阿莫雷蒂啤酒厂专门团队的客户经理. 一开始生意不太好,酿酒厂对阿莫雷蒂心存疑虑. “天然口味在当时很可怕,”Guerineau说.

But fruited sours, pastry stouts, other insane hype beers were just about to explode.

秘密武器

m6米乐下载苹果是一家非常独特的啤酒厂,m6米乐下载苹果做的事情有点不同,斯特鲁臣说, 纠结根酿造公司的创始人, 在阿莫雷蒂网站视频的开头. 在影片中,该公司参观了伊利诺伊州渥太华市.,看看酿酒师迈克·比利是如何部署他们的 阿莫雷蒂工艺品Purée.

2017年,阿莫雷蒂推出了 with flavors like blood orange, pineapple, espresso available in 55-pound drums. 他们还开始参加会议,在手工酿酒厂工作 样品 它们的味道. 他们的策略最终奏效了.

三切口酿造 brewmaster Dave Warwick was introduced to 爱情小诗 at one such 工艺 brewers conference. 他承认喜欢它的可溶性, 尤其是和真正的水果相比, 哪一种通常会沉到发酵罐底部. 今天, 他的弗吉尼亚啤酒厂用阿莫雷蒂酿造了多种果味鹅, 比如他们最畅销的西瓜鹅和黑莓鹅, 都是通过泵送 爱情小诗手工天然口味 直接进入发酵罐.

“这是m6米乐下载苹果啤酒的核心和灵魂,”他说.

和 it’s the secret sauce behind countless 工艺 beers on shelves at the moment, too.

除了那些出现在他们的营销材料上的, 阿莫雷蒂没有透露到底是谁从他们那里买东西, 但Guerineau认为,他们正在与大约9家公司中的一半人合作,全国有1万多家啤酒厂, 更不用说还有无数的国际啤酒厂和苹果酒厂了, meaderies, 酿酒厂, 酿酒师, 尤其是硬苏打水的生产者. Even he is surprised by how fast the beverage alcohol world has fallen for 爱情小诗.

“In 2016, 酿酒商会问我很多问题, 他们通常不愿意尝试——很多人现在都是顾客了Guerineau说. “我总是说,‘你不必听我的,试一试就行了.’”

Guerineau感觉, 无数的啤酒商似乎也同意这一点, 你会得到更好的, more intense flavor from 爱情小诗’s product than you do from the actual ingredient. (“我认为m6米乐下载苹果拥有最好的 棉花糖Guerineau说. 我爱m6米乐下载苹果肉桂面包; it blows me away every time I taste it.这当然是值得商榷的, what isn’t is that you will get a more consistent product from batch to batch that is easier to scale up and is made quicker and cheaper.

今天,阿莫雷蒂有一个“酿酒资源标签(它甚至排在“烘焙”和“冰淇淋”之前). They offer hundreds of infusions registered with the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau as well as a 53页指南 随着 YouTube问&As 啤酒商如何使用他们的产品.

爱情小诗, 当然, 并没有透露他们的专利产品是如何制造的, 除了说明这些水果是用天然水果制成的, 不含人工香料和防腐剂. (沃里克说:“它完全没有化学味道.) 南瓜派提取物 or 法式吐司工匠然而,这显然更像是实验室的工作.

当然, 如果每个人都只是倾销提取物, 浓汤, 混合成麦汁, 我开始怀疑, 这还算啤酒吗?

“不是你父亲的根汁汽水(在二级市场)走红的那一天”, 你不酿酒也没关系了,卡尔顿说. “你有多正直和艺术才能并不重要, 孩子们想要糖水,他们愿意额外付钱.

“所以你问自己,‘我是想赚钱还是想酿酒?’”

下一个炒作啤酒

当然,也有真正的憎恨者.

“It kind of bums me out that I feel it’s necessary to say that our coconut lime sour uses 100 percent actual coconut and lime, 而不是什么阿莫雷蒂,“推 俄耳甫斯酿酒大师杰森·佩利特 last year, 随着 a photo that appeared to show several tubs of freshly grated coconut.

事实上,阿莫雷蒂已经成为社交媒体上容易被攻击的对象. 最近,加拿大的 半品脱酿造 tweeted the famous GIF of The Weeknd trying to escape a Super Bowl halftime show hall of mirrors 随着 the caption:

温尼伯酿酒商在阿莫雷蒂的目录中寻找下一款宣传啤酒.”

这个笑话很有道理.

“当m6米乐下载苹果推出(新啤酒)时, m6米乐下载苹果已经排起了长队,等着买含有阿莫雷蒂成分的产品,斯特鲁钦说, 特别指的是纠结的根 百胜系列 果香朦胧的异丙醇s. 甚至超过了炒作, Carton sees brewers using 爱情小诗 as a sort of crutch to differentiate themselves from the macro-breweries in this inflationary era in which they can easily undercut their smaller competition.

他说:“百威根本不生产棉花糖异丙醇. “一杯书呆子黑啤多少钱?? 你愿意花8美元买吗?”

因此,啤酒厂不再认为添加调味品是一种禁忌, 顾客并不在乎, 要么, 甚至连啤酒专家也不知道. 爱情小诗-flavored beers have medaled at 美国啤酒节 and the World 啤酒 Cup.

Even Carton has somewhat come around to the use of flavoring; he just wishes the breweries would be honest and transparent about it. 他大多数时候还是用强硬的方式做事, still uses nuance and subtlety to coax flavors out of more traditional ingredients, 他相信事实的确如此, 在很多方面, 他在这个奇怪的地方, 奇怪的时代.

“My brand is falling apart because I can make a beer that tastes like oranges, 但我不会在啤酒里放橙汁调味料,他说.

和, not that he now uses 爱情小诗 per se, but he recently had to use artificial flavoring for a 红甘草啤酒 他与放大镜酿造公司合作. 他自己做甘草实在太费劲了. 所以,为什么不买一种已经被完美改造过的红甘草呢? 就连他也不得不笑一笑.

“嗯, f**k, now I’m doing exactly the same thing I thought was preposterous a dozen years ago,他说.