A wedding is never complete without a perfect beverage for the special day. Apart from the usual champagne or the white and red wine few do have the taste for some good brew of beer and many people opt for various kinds of beers on this big day in their lives. If you add beer to your wedding menu then it is for sure going to enhance the zest of your wedding guests. There are many brands of beers that are ruling the roost in the marriage season. You can check out a few of them.
1. Fire Island Lighthouse Ale
Fire Island Beer Company has now come out with their latest offering called Fire Island Lighthouse Ale. This beer has already become very popular and is widely available across all bars throughout the county. The company has made the beer keeping in mind the summer season. The company has also ensured that the beer did not make the consumer of the brand tipsy. The company has their website where all the details related to the beer will be available. In the pipeline, there are plans of IPA named Red Wagon and Driftwood Ale.
2. Sam Adams Boston Lager
Samuel Adams Boston Lager has all the inherent qualities to qualify as a great beer. It has a nice flavor which is balanced. The beer is brewed in a time consuming process which includes a traditional four vessel brewing process. The bee has the choicest ingredients that are available. Usage of two row barley gives the beer the distinct taste. The German noble hops are used in the beer which lends it warm and rich flavor. The German Noble hops are specially handpicked from the best hops and are quite expensive.
3. Ommegang Witte
Ommegang Witte has taken the world by storm by being one of the best beers of the world. This beer can be enjoyed throughout the year but summer is actually the best time to sit back and enjoy it. The beer has some of the traditional ingredients and also has a distinct flavor. It is available in 12 oz and 750ml bottles. The beer tastes divine as it is malted and un-malted with barley malt, malt and hops with coriander and sweet orange peel. It goes best with appetizers or starters.
4. Kiss Me Kate Beer
Kiss Me Kate will cater to the taste buds of the British. The beer tastes a bit bitter and sweet as well at the same time. It comes with a limited edition of about a hundred bottles. The beer is prepared to capture one’s imagination. It is balanced with the mixed tastes of bitterness and sweetness. This one is British to its very basic core and element. It is really a delight to have such a beer at your wedding and listen to your guests thanking you for giving some good British taste.
5. Magic Hat #9
This beer is a refreshing one and there seems to be a secret behind it. It has a very crisp and fruity taste. It is one of its kind, which you probably wouldn’t have tasted before. The beer is fermented with English yeast for about150 years. The name #9 ofcourse is still a mystery for some that has never been revealed by the company. But leave the name because this beer have that something special touch in its taste and once you take a sip you will ask for more till you feel it all through your body.
6. Goose Island Juliet
Goose Island Juliet is fermented using wild yeast and is processed in cabernet barrels that have blackberries. Juliet is quite complex and has a fruity taste. This beer contains notes of wood, tannin dark fruit and spice. This beer could be an ideal choice for those who love to have Belgian sour ales. It is a bit rosy in its color It goes perfect with a good prepared chicken or rabbit or you can have the roasted pork or lam at your wedding to make the perfect combination for this lovely beer.
7. Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale
Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale has a rich amber color and is quite classic choice to make. It is rich and robust when we talk about its elegance in taste. Though the beer is complex in nature but it is one of the most coveted brands. Premium Cascade hops lend the Pale Ale its wonderful spicy flavor. The maltiness and the orange blossom marks this particular beer. Just to add an information here, this beer was awarded a Gold medal at the United States Beer Tasting Championship in 1994 and that is just one of the feathers to its wing.
8. Allagash White Ale
Allagash has on offer a great experimental and traditional beer made in Belgian style. The bottles that are used have all been conditioned. Just before the bottling process, fresh yeast is added to the bottle with a certain amount of candy sugar. Soon after the bottling, the beer is kept under a temperature controlled cellar. The yeast which is administered in the bottle during bottling will start the fermentation process once again. This actually leads to carbonation of the beer. The process is long drawn and quite expensive.
9. Dogfish Head Raison D’Etre
This beer has a rich mahogany color and is in Belgian style, made from sugar, raisins and beet. The Raison D’Etre goes very well with any kind of steak. The beer is quite tasty as that of red wine. For manufacturing this beer, special cellars were made for sterile yeast management. Several strains of yeast are used for manufacturing the beer so that you can be assured of the quality.
10. Brooklyn Beer Black Chocolate Stout
For manufacturing this wonderful beer, three mashes are being used for each batch. The color of the beer is that of dark chocolate and has the flavor of roasted malts. Each year the beer is being brewed. It can be consumed fresh right after the bottling and can also be kept for ageing.One is spoilt for choice, when it comes to choosing any particular beer for a wedding. However, depending on your guest and personal taste you can always take your pick.