10 refreshing summer brews
It's time to sit back, relax and take a swig.
Published Jun 8, 2015 9:00 PM
Dogfish Head Brewery
Peaches are pureed and added to this tart beer, but it still has the delicious wheaty character of a more traditional Berliner Weisse.
It’s hard not to picture yourself on a white sand beach when you take a haul off this Mexican pilsner-style.
Deep in the heart of Texas, Shiner is brewing this summer standout with the fruit of the prickly pear – a native cactus.
Grand Rapids, MI
It’s the perfect summer IPA with floral undertones and citrus accents for those that like their beers hoppy with a side of sweetness.
Anchor Summer Wheat
San Francisco, CA
A favorite since the summer of ’84, it’s a classic American wheat beer (which means the yeast is filtered out) for a clean, swig-ready taste.
Allagash White Ale
Light and crispy, this take on a Belgian Wheat is spiced up with subtle hints of coriander and orange peel.
Goose Island Beer Co.
Brewed from local Midwestern hops, this light-bodied session ale has hints of orange that will fit right in at a backyard bbq.
Summer Love Ale
Victory Brewing Company
his light-bodied ale is made from European hops and German malts with a surprising zing of lemon at the end of every sip.
SweetWater Brewing Company
A light and crisp Pilsner that yields citrus notes but remains deliciously hoppy.
UFO Big Squeeze Shandy
What’s summer without a shandy a.k.a a beer and fruit juice mix? This concoction uses grapefruit and a light wheat combination.