Drinking in the Dark: The 18 Best Winter Beers
Cold weather doesn't lend itself to cracking open a bottle of suds, since the freezing temperatures and depressing atmosphere hardly seems like the time for light, flavorful drinking. If you're going to imbibe during the time of old man winter, you need to rethink your beer and look for heavy, warming, comforting choices, rather than the refreshing IPA-laden summer sippers. Thickness and spice, to say nothing of ABV all must mesh flawlessly to keep your furnace stoked. Here's 18 winter beers worth finding for whatever holiday you're celebrating.