Craft beers are all the rage, and seasonal craft beers are often our favorites. Here are a few you might want to check out as the temperatures change from “watery yard beer weather” to “hearty leaf-raking beer weather.”
Red Brick Brown Ale
This beer has been around for a while, which should tell you something about its reception. This Red Brick offering, first released in 1993, is a smooth, nutty American brown ale that would be a nice change from the Belgian whites you suffered through the summer heat with.
This local contender for best pumpkin beer has become a permanent fixture for Athens-based Terrapin. It”s a combination of Oktoberfest and pumpkin ale styles, and leans heavily toward the spicy pumpkin pie genre.
Cigar City Brewing Good Gourd Imperial Pumpkin Ale
This entry from Tampa, FL, can”t be ignored. It”s a staple on almost all lists of the best fall seasonal beers. Another pie-like beer, heavy on the cream and alcohol. This has replaced Southern Tier”s Pumpking on many tasters” lists as the best pumpkin beer out there.