Top 10 beers for winter

Brooklyn Winter Ale

Brooklyn Winter Ale

A beer from across the pond, although this beer is “based on the satisfying malty ales of blustery Scotland.” US craft brewer Brooklyn uses Scottish floor-malted Maris Otter malt in the beer, plus three other malts and American oats. The result is a 6.1% abv beer with “deep bread flavours and a full copper colour”.

The beer is said to an ideal partner for robust winter foods like stews and meats as well as cheese. And “should you enjoy a cigar in front of the fireplace, this beer will play along nicely.”

2 Responses to “Top 10 beers for winter”

  1. Don says:

    I can’t believe Sam Smith Winter Welcome didn’t make this list???

  2. robert jones says:

    notable brewers absent from the list include Gouden Carolus & St Bernardus/

  3. William says:

    Santa’s Panty Dropper from Poor House Brewing Company is a notable winter beer. Stands at 18.5% ABV and full of flavor.

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