Drink up, it’s National Beer Day! It is no surprise that beer has its own national holiday due to the incredibly varied selection available nowadays. Feeling adventurous? For a fun spin on this day, celebrate beer Yuma-style with one of the unique-flavored beers below, and let us know which is your favorite.
Prison Hill Brewing Co. - Tent City, Raspberry Berliner Weisse
Prison Hill is the only brewing company within Yuma County, thus making it a true oasis in the desert! With several of their own creations, you must stop by to try them all! However, there is a special raspberry beer that attracts a lot of attention. Their Tent City, Raspberry Berliner Weisse beer on tap is tart, light, easy-drinking, and impeccably refreshing, making it a favorite for avid sour beer drinkers. Try drinking it out on their patio to enjoy the warm spring weather.
The Pint House Bar & Grill - Phx Beer Co., Sonoran White Chocolate Ale
At the Pint House with over 50 craft beers on tap, you are sure to find a favorite. If the thought of having so many options overwhelms you, try one of the local unique-flavored favorites, the Sonoran White Chocolate Ale produced by Phx Beer Co. This wheat beer is light and refreshing with a delicate aroma and subtle taste of white chocolate! It’s like dessert in a glass. We’ll let you be the judge.
Old Town Wine Cellar - Epic Brewing Midnight Munchies Peanut Butter Stout
Old Town Wine Cellar is a unique wine shop and bar located in Downtown Yuma with copious amounts of history attached to the building. Don’t let the name fool you, they don’t just carry wine. There are over 35 craft beers available for purchase! What is really unique to their selection of craft beers, are the extremely interesting and abstract flavors they carry. To wrap up our list of unique-flavored beers you have the Epic Brewing Midnight Munchies Peanut Butter Stout. This beer stands its ground among stouts, it is thick, rich, and the delicious peanut-buttery quality is stabilized by 2-Row, Crystal, and Marris Otter malts, making for an exquisite equilibrium. The viscous mouthfeel is followed by a smooth and sweet aftertaste. Give it a try and let us know if it is your new favorite stout.
Burgers & Beer - Four Peaks Brewing Co., Kilt Lifter
Burgers & Beer is home to a variety of different beers from domestic to imported, on tap, and by the bottle. However one of its beers on tap really stands out as having a unique flavor profile. The Kilt Lifter is an award-winning brew, crafted in the tradition and honor of the great strong ales of Scotland. It’s a true full-bodied ale. The pronounced flavors of caramel and roasted barley give it a malty sweet flavor with a hint of smokiness. If you look at the color, you’ll notice its deep rich amber color and that’s what a true Scottish-style beer should look and taste like. Transport yourself to Scotland with a glass of this tasty and unique beer.
It is always fun to experiment with new flavors. If you’re feeling adventurous for National Beer Day, try a unique-flavored beer locally. We can’t wait to hear all about it, let us know which one was your favorite by tagging us on our social media channels for a chance to be featured. Bottoms up