Going gluten-free doesn’t mean you have to give up having a few brews now and then. There are now more quality gluten-free beers on the market than ever! Here are 5 to try if you are excluding gluten or looking to cut back.
This red lager is brewed by Anheuser-Busch in St. Louis using alternative gluten-free grain sorghum.
2. Harvester Fresh Hop IPA
Harvester is a unique brewery in Portland, Oregon, that uses locally grown chestnuts, hops, oats and sorghum to make its gluten free beers. The IPA is piney and pungent, but other offerings include chocolaty Dark Ale and citrusy and nutty Pale Ale.
3. New Planet Tread Lightly
Brewed in Boulder, Colorado, this blonde ale is a flavorful and crisp cider/beer hybrid.
4. New Planet Beer’s Pale Ale
Crisp and hoppy, this gluten-free beer earns its place in the craft-brewed ales aisle.
5. Bard’s Tale Dragon’s Gold
Fans of Newcastle will love this brown ale made in Buffalo, New York. Ingredients include sorghum, yeast, hops and water for a bold flavor.