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  • Fruktad Flyt

    Fruktad Flyt – Mj√∂dhamnen This mead (honey wine) has a mild honey sweetness and gentle flavor. It doesn’t linger, leaving a light dryness as the cool travels down to your belly. Then, it turns to warmth that moves from the belly up your throat, like being wrapped in a blanket on a chilly evening.

  • Trooper

    Trooper – Iron Maiden and Robinsons This beer has a low sparkle with a sweet and earthy flavor of toasted grains. The finish has a touch of hops, with the grain flavor lingering and almost coating your mouth. It’s quite refreshing, and at only 4.7% ABV it would make a great session beer alternative for…

  • Lazy Cat Lager

    Lazy Cat Lager – Cooperage Brewing This lager has a sweet, almost tropical fruit feel when you take the first sip, with a bit of hops that linger on your palette in a way that makes your mouth feel like it’s getting dry and you need to take another sip. At 4.2% ABV, this would…

  • Trends Mango Pineapple

    Trends Mango Pineapple Smoothie Beer – Barrel Brothers Is it a beer? Is it a smoothie? The answer is YES! You’ll want a glass for this one, because then you get to watch the thick fruit smoothie part cascade in your glass as it mixes in during the pour. Mango and pineapple are a great…

  • Dang! That’s Good

    Dang! That’s Good – Butterscotch Root Beer (soda) It’s not just a name. It’s also a statement, an attitude, and a description. When you drink this, you can’t help but say, “Dang, that’s good,” after your first sip. It goes down with the cool, tasty refreshingness of a root beer, but finishes with the sweet,…

  • Pliny The Younger

    Pliny The Younger – Triple IPA – Russian River Brewing Company This beer is legendary. It comes out for two weeks a year and people travel from across the globe to stand in line for hours for a taste. Why? Here’s one perspective: It’s just been one of those days, and you can tell you’re…

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