Emphasize the tartness of green tomatoes by brewing this lighter saison-style beer with a relatively dry finish.
This Belgian Dark Strong recipe is Scratch Brewing’s favorite tomato beer. The dried cherry tomatoes retain their perceived sweetness and become raisiny and prune-like. They blend perfectly with a Belgian yeast strain.
Roasted carrots added to the fermentor impart sweet and caramelly character to this saison while the ginger adds a hint of spice.
Not only is basil extremely aromatic, but it also lends both a spicy edge and a sweet finish to beer—hops-like without the extra bitterness