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Beer Features and Reviews

Beer has been around since the time of the ancient Egyptians, and the centuries since have not diluted its popularity. Brewed from malted barley with other grains, beer is capable of a range of flavors and pairs well with most meals. See our seasonal lists and beer reviews to find some of the best brews from around the world.

Who knew beer and cookies were such a good combination?
Together at Last: Cookies and Beer
Who would think that cookies and beer make a great combo? This book gives you recipes on how to bake cookies using beer, how to best pair beer and cookies and even how to make beer milkshakes!

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Maredsous Tripel is a golden-bodied Belgian triple

Maredsous Tripel Abbey Beer
This beer packs a punch with a 10 percent ABV, while delivering a creamy smoothness that hides the high alcohol content. It's a golden-bodied Belgian Triple that has a lingering sweet, malty flavor.

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Coachella Valley Monumentous is brewed with hops from New Zealand and the Pacific Northwest

Coachella Valley Monumentous
Coachella Valley Brewing Company's Gold Medal Winner, Monumentous, is brewed with a wide array of hops from New Zealand and the Pacific Northwest, creating this true West Coast Style Double Rye India Pale Ale.

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Featured Top 10 Lists

Bring in the chilly weather with one of GAYOT's Top 10 Fall Beers
Top 10 Fall Beers
GAYOT's Top 10 Fall beers showcase flavors of pecan, pumpkin, spices and hops that will warm up any chilly fall day.

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GAYOT's Top 10 Low-Calorie Beers include ales and lagers in a variety of different styles
Top 10 Low-Calorie Beers
GAYOT's Top 10 List of low-calorie beers showcases bottles with eclectic flavors, no more than 150 calories and an ABV of around 5 percent or less.

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA, one of GAYOT's Top 10 IPAs
Top 10 IPAs
The characteristically hoppy India Pale Ale was first developed for British soldiers in South Asia. Take a look at GAYOT's Top 10 IPAs to find classic English ales, inventive American varieties and more.

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More Top 10 Beer Lists

Top 10 Craft Beers

Top 10 Fall Beers

Top 10 Fruit Beers

Top 10 IPAs

Top 10 Irish Beers

Top 10 Low-Calorie Beers

Top 10 Oktoberfest Beers

Top 10 Sipping Beers

Top 10 Spring Beers

Top 10 Summer Beers

Top 10 Weird Beers

Top 10 Winter Beers

More Featured Beers

Carlsberg's Jacobsen Vintage No. 1

Deschutes Red Chair NWPA

Innis & Gunn Irish Whiskey Cask

Kona Brewing Co. Wailua Wheat Beer

Maui Brewing Co.

O'Hara's Irish Wheat Beer

Roost Bottle Opener

Beer and Magic

Beer Health Benefits

Brewery Tours of San Diego

Glasi Pilsner Beer Glass

Spiegelau Beer Classics

Connoisseur Kit

Top US Oktoberfest Celebrations

Book Reviews

Ambitious Brew

The Audacity of Hops

Beyond the Pale

The Oxford Companion to Beer

Uncorking the Past


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We have reviews on top gin selections from around the world, from the UK's Beefeater Burrough's Reserve Oak Rested Gin to the Netherland's Nolet's Reserve Dry Gin.