Urban Artifact Launches Bathysphere

CINCINNATI — Introducing Bathysphere, our bold Black Raspberry Midwest Fruit Tart that is reminiscent of a sweet and tart homemade black raspberry jam. With the crisp acidity of the black raspberry playing through, the flavor is balanced by the slight warmth of alcohol and a touch of vanilla. The aroma follows suit, starting off with fresh black raspberry characteristics that are well balanced by the aroma of walking through a bramble patch. Bathysphere will hit the taproom on October 22 for $19.99 per 4-pack.

Black Raspberries are notoriously difficult and tedious to grow, making this domestic berries both rare and expensive. They require specific growing conditions and need to be isolated from both red and blackberries in order to survive. Which means there are limited growers who can produce large crops of fruit for distribution. However, these delicious berries are hyper expressive, saturated with color, and highlight the terroir of the Pacific Northwest. With 2,400 lbs of black raspberries per 60 bbl batch this beer is something you don’t want to miss!

  • Style: Black Raspberry Midwest Fruit Tart
  • ABV: 10.0%
  • pH: 3.2
  • Fruits used: 2,400 lbs of Black Raspberry in each 60 BBL batch
  • Price: $19.99 / 4-Pack

A bathysphere was one of the first versions of a modern day submarine. Unpowered, and tethered by cables, this device was the first of its kind to give marine biologists the chance to observe marine life in its natural habitat.

About Urban Artifact

Urban Artifact is a brewery in Ohio that produces only sour beer with a focus on real fruit and ingredients. Located in the heart of the city with a taproom, full bar, and live music venue, in the historic St. Patrick’s Church in Cincinnati’s Northside neighborhood. Urban Artifact opened their doors with their first beers and music shows in April 2015. Urban Artifact’s beers are inspired by their culture and community, and by the microscopic natural world around us.