1410

 ~ The Heerlyckheid Purmerend ~

1410 is a living, not pasteurized, fermented beer and is distinguished by a very nice balance between fruitiness and hop bitterness combined with a modest alcohol content.
1410 is a unique character and specialty of which the pleasant hopbitterness guarantees a potabled beer for all 4 seasons in the Purmerend jubilee year 2010.
1410, the name of this Purmerend specialty has been derived from the following historical description:

Waterland in 1410 was owned by Count William VI. His treasurer William Eggert had to restore order and got in 1410 the glory in 1410 in Purmerend n. Within three years he built Purmer Steijn lock in a strategic position, where the road between Amsterdam and Hoorn, Where the crosses.
William Eggert died in 1417.
 

Taste Description
Aroma, fragrance Fruity (apple, pear), slightly hoppy.
Main links Fruity, bitter, slightly caramel.
Mouth Feeling Sticky.
Aftertaste Sweet, the spiciness is increasing, but is certainly not dominant.
Comments "dry-hopping contributes to a pleasant bitterness.


Technical Data
Beer Type Belgian Ale
Commodities Water, Pilsener, Pale Ale, Crystal, Wheat and Black malt, Oat Flakes, Saaz, East Kent Goldings and Challenger hops and yeast.
Fermentation Fermented, not pasteurized and secondary fermentation in the bottle.
Stam Wort 13 ° Plato.
Alcohol Ca. 5.5 Vol. %.
Residual sugars Medium.
Color Ca. 25 EBC.
Bitterness Ca. EBU 25 (medium).