The Denver-based Wynkoop Brewing released a spoof video on April 1st which indicated that the company would be making a beer with bull testicles.
The beer, appropriately named ‘Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout,’ gave most folks a pretty good laugh at the time. But a few who didn’t quite catch the joke stopped by the pub looking for a taste and some brewers from around the country even emailed asking for samples.
Drawing inspiration from the ‘nutty’ prank, Wynkoop went ahead and actually made a beer with 25 pounds of roasted bull testicles — the fried version is more commonly referred to as ‘Rocky Mountain Oysters.’
Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout checks in at 7 percent ABV and is scheduled to be tapped at the Wynkoop, on Monday October 8th at 5 P.M. Only 8-barrels we made, so those looking to get their hands on this ‘ballsy’ brew should make plans to arrive at the pub early.
You can read more about the beer over on the Wynkoop Brewing blog.