• New Belgium's New Fat Tire Beer Tastes Like the Climate Ravaged Future of Our Worst Nightmares

    27 days ago - By Vine Pair

    It might be hard to believe, but a major brewery just created a beer that tastes bad - intentionally.
    On Monday, New Belgium Brewing announced the release of Torched Earth Ale, a limited-edition beer in its Fat Tire Ale line that's specifically crafted to emulate what post-apocalyptic brews might taste like. The beer is made with the scant ingredients that would be available to brewers if we fail to prevent climate change: smoke-tainted water, dandelions, and drought-resistant grains. The resulting taste is reportedly quite dismal, and that's the point.
    The company is seeking to make a...
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