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Peaches & Cream (Short’s Brewing Company)

I was given this bottle by a friend with the warning that he found it too sweet to drink a full sixpack. I’m an adventurous beer drinker and I often like sweeter/fruitier beers that some of my friends don’t, so I figured I could handle this. Let’s see if I was right…

Peaches & Cream labelPEACHES & CREAM is a fruit beer from Michigan’s Short’s Brewing Company. They brewery calls it a Golden Ale, whereas Beer Advocate refers to it as a Fruit Beer. Regardless of the designation, this beer has a shockingly large 8.3% ABV and an equal surprisingly 43 IBUs. Continue reading

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Tire Bite Golden Ale (Flying Dog Brewery)

The review for day five of FLYING DOG THEME WEEK is for their golden ale, TIRE BITE. A wonderful beer for this beautiful Saturday afternoon!

Tire Bite Golden Ale is a “warm weather beer” with a mild 5.0% ABV and a meek 16.5 IBU.

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