Backyard Brews

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Thistly Cross Cider | $5.99

This cider is infused with elderflower tea creating a subtle floral taste. It drinks light and is reminiscent of a dry Riesling. Pair with cheese or on its own when the warm weather sets in. Try this if you like: Crispin Pacific Pear Cider

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Flower Child IPA

Cambridge Brewing Co. BA score: 90 | $2.49

The perfect beer for anytime, but especially a warm spring day, when the flowers are in bloom and the air is crisp. This dry style IPA has lots of floral notes and a great sun-baked citrus flavor. Great accompaniment to a day at the Fly. Try this if you like: Sweetwater IPA

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Parish Brewing Co. BA score: 85 | $1.69

If you haven’t tried the new recipe for Parish Envie, you are missing out! People are calling this the “baby Ghost”, paying homage to the highly sought-after “Ghost in the Machine”. Fresh, citrusy hops are balanced perfectly by the caramel malts. Try this if you like: Well, Ghost in the Machine!

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Stiegl Radler

Stieglbrauerei zu Salzburg BA score: 84 | $2.59

One of our top picks for day-drinking, this little session ale is blended with grapefruit juice, providing a delicious and refreshing brew loaded with vitamin C to keep you going. The beverage of choice for Austrian cyclists, it’s a great brew for all day festivities. Try this if you like: Leinenkugel Summer Shandy