Beer can be broken down into hundreds of different styles, all with unique flavors, colors, and aromas. Some may be sweeter or more bitter; lighter or darker in shade; and have a hint of a nut or fruit to its smell and/or taste. Here are the top choices by Men this season.
Bells Two Hearted IPA
Named after fishing waters in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Two Hearted is an American IPA brewed and dry hopped with 100% Centennial hops. Beloved by longtime and new craft beer drinkers, Two Hearted has a flavor profile of citrus, grapefruit, pine and is an iconic ale that’s perfect for any occasion.
Oberon is a wheat ale that embodies everything we love about summer. Brewed with just wheat malt, hops, water and our signature house ale yeast, Oberon has a bright orange color and is citrusy, smooth and refreshing.
Old Nation Brewing Co. M-43
Named for the Michigan highway that runs past the brewer's front door, this fragrant and juicy blend has put the brewer on the craft beer map. This India Pale Ale is M-43 is a New England IPA style beer brewed in Williamston, MI.
Atwater Dirty Blonde
This American pale wheat style beer is brewed in Detroit, MI. Brewed to be a bright straw color, lightly sweet, with wheat added to create a crispness at the back of the palate. Crushed Orange Peel & Coriander are subtly added to the final stage of the hot side, which lend to the clean head aroma.
Information provided by Woods Wholesale Wine, 20787 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236, woodswholesalewine.com