Lighten the mood at your special dinner with local craft beer.
Beer is the most popular beverage in the whole wide world after water and tea, according to Wikipedia. I suppose most people don't got milk after all. It is safe to say that if you are considering having drinks at your Thanksgiving dinner, you can't go wrong with beer; especially after these five local Temecula Valley brewing companies have selected the perfect craft beer to pair with a Thanksgiving dinner. Enjoy!
1. Aftershock Brewing Company
Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Ale - 5.5%, notes of warm spices with a hint of sweetness, $18.
Jess Y James - 9.9%, Imperial American stout, heavy on the roast with notes of chocolate, $20.
2. Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
Dead Ringer - 5.8%, Oktoberfest lager inspired by traditional Marzen style, $14.
Victory at Sea - 10%, Imperial Porter with coffee & vanilla, $19.
3. 8 Bit Brewing Company
True Bromance - 7.1%, IPA, Mosaic, $15.
Imperial Hulk - 9.6%, Imperial Russian Stout, (crowler) $16.
4. Inland Wharf Brewing Company
Seas on SSN-1 - 6.1%, French Saison Ale, floral aroma with hints of lemon & pepper, $15.
Rusted Iron Porter - 5.7%, robust, rich & smooth with notes of dark chocolate & coffee on coffee, $17.
5. Garage Brewing Company
Golden Helles Lager - 5.2% , light malt body with a crisp finish, $12.
Marshmallow Milk Stout - 7.1%, dark malt, roasty & smooth with a touch of sweetness, $13.
(Growler sold separately; prices may vary.)
Pro Tip: Add lemon in your turkey.