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Seasonal Beers

Before the liberation of refrigeration, beer styles were brewed in lock-step with the seasons. Availability of the ingredients and the weather temperature forced this rhythm. So, over time styles were developed for, and became associated with certain times of the year.

Of course, now you can drink whatever you want whenever you want. But, just as a hot cup of cocoa seems more enticing with snow on the ground then served on a summer beach, we offer here some guidance in matching beer styles to the time of year.

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Seasonal Beers