This summer quencher is a low-alcohol, figure-friendly beer that weighs in at only 117 calories and 4.2 percent ABV, making it an alternative to traditional light beers.
Rest assured, you won't give up flavor with the calories. Citrus rind on the nose with a healthy dose of hops on the palate due to additions of Cascade, Styrian Golden and Willamette hops and a hint of Kaffir lime leaf give this beer a complexity that's both citrusy and refreshing. Skinny Dip will pair well with a number of cheeses due to its mild ways, and seared sea scallops will also work well. Beer bonus: New Belgium Brewery, the third-largest craft brewery in the U.S., is an employee-owned company that is decidedly green; it captures methane from a wastewater plant, producing fifteen percent of its electricity needs and purchases all of its additional energy from renewable sources.