Marzarimen- Klanbarrique

“Barrel-aged, champenoise-style, sour and fruit-infused beers: mouthy, surprising and often extreme, the only thing Banshy’s creations care to please is the thirst of their maker. And the thirst of barbarians can be odd and unquenchable…” Now you should comprehend that Klanbarrique is something different than a regular brewery. And Marzarimen is more than an Italian Grape Ale.

BEER: Marzarimen

Brewery: Klanbarrique

Location: Rovereto (Trento)

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Raspberry Season 2nd Edition- Draco’s Cave

Another special Italian Craft Beer, created with red fruits and patiently aged in oak barrels. Enter and read more about Raspberry Season (second edition).

BEER: Raspberry Season 2nd Edition

Brewery: Draco’s Cave

Location: Santa Margherita di Lissone (MB)

Note: oak barrels; bottled in 2017.

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Red Globe- Stradaregina

Red Globe is a truly special beer: matured in French oak barrels, made from the blend of three different vintages of lambic- style Italian beers (2014, 2016, 2017) and three different Italian grapes… enter and discover more!

BEER: Red Globe

Brewery: Stradaregina

Location: Vigevano (Pavia)

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5 great Italian Sour Beers at EurHop! 2018- Roma Beer Festival

When in Rome, do what Romans do. And you probably don’t know that Romans are the geekiest Italian craft beer drinkers!


Click and read about 5 delightful Italian Sour beers, and see the gallery of the event.

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Galaxie Chardonnay Barrel- BrewFist

Forget the classic Saison. Meet a limited edition Saison, brewed by Brewfist brewery: a crazy limited edition beer that spent part of its life in Chardonnay wine barrels. Enter and discover Galaxie Chardonnay Barrel.


BEER: Galaxie Chardonnay Barrel

Brewery: Brewfist

Location: Codogno (LO)

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Crazy Blonde Peach- Draco’s Cave

Draco’s Cave is not a brewery. It goes further. Marco Giannasso (the blend-master, or beer- affineur, a kind of mad scientist…) takes some of the best beers in circulation and creates unique, limited edition Italian craft beers.


BEER: Crazy Blonde Peach (2° Edition)

Brewery: Draco’s Cave

Location: Santa Margherita (Monza- Brianza)

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Û Baccabianca- Cà del Brado

The first Italian Grape Ale in the Italian Craft Beer blog. Û (U-uva, the vocal Û means grape in the local dialect) Baccabianca is one of the two IGA of Cà del Brado. This special Italian beer is more than special, it is a roller coaster: acidity, fruity freshness and sharp bitterness.


BEER: Û Baccabianca

Brewery: Cà del Brado

Location: Bologna

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Piè Veloce Lambicus- Cà del Brado

Achilles Vs a fierce sloth: who will win? This marvellous and equilibrated beer talks about time smell of sour and fruits. Fermented with Brettanomyces lambicus and aged for two months in wood (3000 litres, previously used for wine).


BEER: Piè Veloce Lambicus

Brewery: Cà del Brado

Location: (Bologna)

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Arrogant Sour Festival- the sour side of Italy


My first time at Arrogant Sour Festival, the 5th edition. In a marvellous location, a lively participation, an impressive and devoted selection of Gose, Fruit Beer, Barrel aged, Italian Grape Ale… combined with the best local food. If you are going to visit Italy at the end of May/ beginning of June, you must stop in Reggio Emilia.

Enter and enjoy the best Sour beer festival in Italy.

Andrea Camaschella (beer teller, writer and beer judge) and Jean Van Roy (Brasserie Cantillon)

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Vinitaly: the perfect place to drink a good glass of Italian beer.

Vinitaly is the most ancient and the most important wine exhibition in Italy. But you probably don’t know that exist an area dedicated to the Italian craft beers (and beers), that year after year is enlarging, and attaching an increasing number of passionate and gourmand.


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