Our Favorite Beers
Holidays are about gift exchanges, work parties, family gatherings and the alcohol that makes it all tolerable.
Commonly characterized by their strength and spice, these are gifts you should absolutely open before December 25.
Anchor Brewing Christmas Ale
A rich, dark spiced ale. Santa’s super secret brew of specially selected malt, hops and spices – the recipe and label change each year. 5.5% ABV
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Celebration Ale
One of the earliest examples of an American-style IPA and one of the few hop-forward holiday beers. Famous for its intense citrus and pine aromas. Bold and intense, featuring Cascade, Centennial and Chinook hops. 6.8% ABV
Fuller in body and more malty than standard styles, these beers reflect the flavors and smells of the winter months. Pair with a roaring fire.
New Belgium Accumulation
Big and bitter. A White IPA brewed with floral and citrusy Target and Centennial hops. Wheat malt makes a smooth and creamy finish. 6.2% ABV
Flying Dog K9 Cruiser
Rich and nutty with malty spiciness that epitomizes a winter warmer style. A sweet malt base with roasted, nutty and spicy flavors. 7.4% ABV
‘Tis the season for long nights catching up with friends and longer nights stuck at awkward social engagements. These are full-flavored beers you'll want to keep drinking without so much alcohol that you'll be toasted after just a couple.
Full Sail Session Lager
A pre-Prohibition style lager that is flavorful, smooth and refreshing. Comes in a stubby, 11-oz bottle like grandpa used to buy. Drink to the good old new days. 5.1% ABV
Northern Brewer hops plus a blend of two-row pale and caramel malt create a deep amber color, thick creamy head and rich distinctive flavor. Made for enjoying with friends and family. 4.9% ABV
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
Complex and refreshingly bold. A classic with unique piney and grapefruit aromas from the use of whole-cone American Magnum and Perle hops and Cascade finishing hops and a blend of two-row pale and Caramel malt. 5.6% ABV
As one of the great beer producing and beer consuming countries of the world, Belgium has a strong influence on brewers around the world. It produces a diverse range of styles.
Brasserie Dupont Saison Dupont
A farmhouse-style ale with a dense creamy head. Offers citrus and spicy notes and full-bodied maltiness. Exceptionally drinkable and refreshing. 6.5% ABV
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat Duvel
A classic Belgian Golden ale. Utilizes Saaz and Styrian Golding hops to create a slightly fruity beer with a hoppy aftertaste. 8.5% ABV
Once the choice beverage of America's founding generation, cider is back in favor and a gluten-free crowd pleaser. Looks like father does know best.
Crispin Original Hard Apple Cider
A classically styled, yet untraditional hard apple cider. Fruit forward, with a fresh, crunchy apple-y nose. Delivers a deliciously refreshing, crisp mouth feel. 5% ABV
Local Craft Beer
Raise a glass to inventive craft brewers who are pushing the boundaries and raising the bar. We regularly feature local and regional microbreweries making it easy to discover their distinct flavors. Pick up a few from your neck of the woods.