Every September 28th is National Drink Beer Day! Hooray! It’s not like we really needed an actual holiday as a reason to enjoy great beer though. Having good beer is reason enough!
Beer has been made since the Neolithic Era, with some breweries dating as far back as 1040. It is safe to say that it is one of the oldest beverages in history. With hundreds of different new and traditional beer varieties available, “drink beer day” gives everyone an opportunity to sample both local and internationally brewed ales and lagers.
Check out these beer recommendations so you can celebrate Drink Beer Day!
Karbach Love Street
In the 1960’s on Allen’s Landing sat Love Street- a hot spot for music and social impact. The venue hosted eclectic characters ranging from open mic performers to the lizard king himself. Love Street was not only a place but also a state of mind. This was the place to unwind and let the music refresh your soul. 4.9% ABV likewise love street is a state of mind. Brewed in the kolsch-style and hopped delicately with floral German hops. This beer boasts a clean malt profile that refreshes to the core without sacrificing character.
Legal Draft Nowhere But Texas Lager
Brewed in Arlington, TX, this American Premium Lager is straw-gold and made for easy drinking. It’s perfect for sipping beside the lake, at a ballgame, or a concert.
Alaskan Hopothermia Double IPA
This American Double India Pale Ale, or IPA, is as big and bold as the mythical lone brewer himself. Legend has it that he first came up with this beer, with the help of his woodland friends, to fight against the long frigid winter nights endured by all of the pioneers of the Last Frontier.
903 Brewers Sasquatch
A big beer with a big name; this stout is rich and creamy thanks to the addition of milk sugar. It is brewed with chocolate malt and has a heavy dose of cocoa nibs for a chocolate finish, rich aroma and a 10.5% ABV.
Enjoy Drink Beer Day! For more outstanding beer picks, be sure to ask the brew experts at your nearest Spec’s Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods.