“Wild Blue” Blueberry Lager

Wild_blue_beer Fans of fruit-flavored beers like Sweetwater Blue and Purple Haze will want to check out a newly launched lager from Anheuser-Busch called “Wild Blue.”  Though meant to be slowly sipped and savored, not chugged, Wild Blue is a great beer to pair with any food prepared with fruit and berries.  I sampled it alongside a Spinach Salad with Vinaigrette and Dried Cranberries (try this recipe for something similar) and loved the way the beer’s strong blueberry flavors complemented the salad’s tart cranberries. I think it would also make a delicious summertime dessert beer when paired with vanilla ice cream. At 8% alcohol by volume, some states don’t sell Wild Blue, but there were plenty of girls at our tasting planning to hop over the state line to stock up!

COMMENTS

  1. Bonnie

    Is it Gluten Free?

    March 5, 2013 at 9:39 pm

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