If it had tasted even a bit like urine, I would put it down, but you don’t even notice.’
A great exotic new lager dark beer – brewed by making use of 55, 000 litres of human being urine – has recently been launched by an driven microbrewery in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The bottled pilsner, or “Pisner”, to give it its official name, is made up of fermented malting barley that was fertilized with a stream of pee collected from festivalgoers at Denmark’s major music festivity.
The waste was gathered from special urinals at Roskilde Music Festival in 2015, when headliners included Paul McCartney and Kendrick Lamar.
Around 60, 500 bottles of the limited edition beer will be sold around Denmark, regarding to Reuters.
The last product does not contain any urine itself.
“When the news that we had started brewing the Pisner turned out, a great deal of folks thought we were filtering the urine to put it directly in the beer.
“We a new good laugh about that, ” said Henrik Vang, leader of brewery Norrebro Bryghus.
In reality, tasters reported a light-weight and refreshing experience when trialling the lager.
“If it had tasted even somewhat like urine, I would said down, but you don’t even notice, inch Anders Sjogren, who went to Roskilde in 2015, advised Reuters.
Norrebro Bryghus was founded in 2003 motivated by the craft making revival in America and other parts of The european countries. It has produced more than 200 beers from its brewery-cum-caf? in the heart of Copenhagen.
Vang said that Pisner was conceived and developed when the company’s entire procedure shifted towards organic and natural creation.
“About four years in the past we converted into organic and natural so all of our beers are organic and natural today and we thought it would be a good idea also to go into reused beer. We wanted to test our brewers’ potential to make recycled drinks, ” he said
Roskilde is a well-established Danish music festival held every year south of Roskilde and is the major event of its kind in Northern Europe. The 2017 headliners include Foo Competitors and A Tribe Referred to as Quest.
Norrebro Bryghus have no plans to your urine throughout the festival, which runs from 28 06 to 1 July, and put it to use in beer creation.