Cocktails & Spirits

Five Winter Beers For Your Christmas Feast

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Newcastle Winter IPA
Based on the original IPA recipes of the 1700s, this medium bodied beer is less bitter and more friendly than some of its counterparts. Creamy, with hints of cinnamon and caramel, it might not present like an IPA -- but it is crisp and cheerful. What more do you need for a cold (or hot) winter's night?

Shiner Holiday Cheer
Hailing from the Lone Star state, this beer is made with homegrown peaches and roasted pecans, and peachy it is. Heavy on the fruit with a malty aftertaste, it's not your typical winter beer. But it sure is cheerful.

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