The intense coppery red of Carmen reflects the strong character of the gypsy heroine in Georges Bizet's opera, Carmen.
This red-colored pale ale goes hand in hand with the hot temperament of the Spanish setting with its saturated colors and passionate music.
What really stands out with Carmen, Birrificio San Michele's flagship red, is the perfect balance of sweet and bitter.
The taste is a masterful blend of the two contrasting sensations that are revealed in Bizet's opera, recalling the same smoothness and harmony between the sweetness of the Mediterranean setting and the tragic destiny of the doomed cigar seller.
Like Bizet's heroine, Carmen enchants the senses with a flirtatious blend of sweet and spicy.
Carmen has likewise seduced the jury of the “Beer of the Year” contest, winning third place in 2011.