Selection of Ontario beer has exploded. The LCBO now boasts over 250 Ontario beer listings. Our must tries of summer:
1. Grapefruit Radler by Brick Brewery
$2.50 | 473 mL | 3.1%
Satisfy your summer thirst with this low alcohol, low calorie lager spiked with grape and grapefruit juice. Best enjoyed in the scorching sunlight.
2. Festivale by Beau’s
$4.35 | 600 mL | 4.7%
A malt beer with a bit of hoppiness and caramel sweetness when you want something as intense as August’s sun.
3. Conductor’s Ale by The Junction Brewery
$2.85 | 473 mL | 5.2%
A combination of 5 different malts creates a real hop aroma for a summer taste bud journey. At 5.2% hop enthusiasts can enjoy a cooler full without passing out in their lawn chair.
4. Sunlight Park Saison by Left Field Brewery
N/A | 600 mL | 5.3%
This summer beer will switch your wine and cider friends into beer drinkers. A refreshing and tangy grapefruit beer that finishes tart and dry. Only available at bars, restaurants and events. Currently at Bar Hop, Bar Volo, C’est What, Get Well, Hitch, Tequila Bookworm
5. Spring Bock by Amsterdam Brewery
$4.25 | 500 mL | 7.3%
Keep this spring beer going all summer long! It boats a unique colour and a richness that leaves you satisfied, and maybe even full!! Enjoy after sunset in your most comfortable chair.
6. Summer Weiss by Muskoka Brewery
$13.65 | 6 x 355 mL | 5.0%
A flavourful unfiltered summer wheat beer with a hazy look for hazy summer days. Too bad it doesn’t come in 12-packs, because you will swill more than a few this summer!