Brewing up a good Super Bowl Sunday
The best part of Super Bowl Sunday for me personally is the gathering of all my friends and family and sharing of good food and drinks.
Somehow, at my SuperBowl parties, beer always seems to take center stage.
Here's what I'll be serving to my Super Bowl friends this year:
LEFFE BLOND… Brand new to Hawaii and exclusive to our stores! Yummy clear honey dark Belguim Abbey ale, brewed by Stella Artois. Tastes like a delicious bite of spice cake.
NAPA SMITH… We just got these gems from Napa Valley. The Smith family decided what the world needed was a great beer that make food taste better. These are superb food beers.
HOEGAARDEN… This Belguim brew is considered the classic of the Wheat Beer style. Serve ice cold with a slice of orange, fresh, delicious, and fun. You may taste a hint of coriander.
SHOCK TOP… A domestic version of Hoegaarden. Also great served ice cold with a slice of orange. Love the beer as much as the Cool Orange Guy on the logo!
DESCHUTES... This Oregon brewery makes some brew-ti-ful beers. My favorite is the Obsidian. Obsidian Stout is as black as the nearby volcanic flow from which it gets its name. It’s a deep and satisfying experience, with distinct notes of chocolate, espresso, roasted malt, and black barley. It is robust and full, with a big roasted finish. My vote for America's best Stout!
Enjoy the game and have fun with these beers...you are gonna love 'em!
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