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Wells Banana Bread

Top 10 Fruit Beers

Wells Banana Bread may remind you of childhood memories of waking up to the smell of your mother baking this dessert bread

Wells Banana Bread
English Bitter/Fruit Beer
Wells & Young's Brewing Company / Bedford, England

Bananas may be one of the last fruits one would think of to put in beer, even though they are the preferred fruit of many. Produced by Wells & Young's Brewing Company in Bedford, England, this traditional English bitter is a dark golden ale made with fair trade bananas. Its aroma of banana and wheat may remind you of childhood memories of waking up to the smell of your mother baking this dessert bread. Up front, the banana flavor comes through and is blended with a backdrop of toasted malt for a bread-like taste similar to the baked good it's named for. The finish is dry and slightly sweet, and while it's perfect for dessert, this brew still tastes like a beer and is easy to drink.

Price: $4.99 (6-pack of 12 oz.)

ABV: 5.2%

For more information, visit the Charles Wells official website

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