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5 Must-Try Georgia Beers Perfect for Fall

Nothing says fall like the changing of the leaves and seasonal Georgia beers. Welcome the cool weather with these hot Georgia breweries.

Beers at Reformation Brewery in Woodstock and Canton, Georgia
Beers at Reformation Brewery in Woodstock and Canton, Georgia

Declaration Imperial Stout, Reformation Brewery, Woodstock

Reformation Brewery takes pride in adding a little adventure into each of its beer styles, and their Imperial Stout is no exception. Perfect for the cool days of fall, this stout has rich and roasted flavor made by specialty dark malts. Brewery tours: Thursday – Sunday.

 


 

Pumpkinfest, Terrapin Beer Co., Athens

Beer drinkers all over Georgia look forward to this annual brew from Terrapin. You’ll think of Thanksgiving when you taste this pumpkin and spice flavored beer that’s brewed in the German style with a strong malt backbone and low hop bitterness. Brewery tours: Wednesday – Sunday.

 

Creature Comforts
Creature Comforts

Koko Buni, Creature Comforts Brewing Co., Athens

Creature Comforts Brewing Co. prides itself on being founded by people passionate about beer and Athens, a town they believe will be the craft beer hub and destination of the Southeast.

Their Koko Buni beer’s flavor is as exotic as its name. This milk porter has flavors of toasted, coconut, coffee, cocoa nibs and vanilla, making it an ideal after-dinner treat. Brewery tours: Tuesday – Saturday.

 

Seasonal beers from Southbound Brewing, Savannah
Seasonal beers from Southbound Brewing, Savannah

Moonlight Drive Coffee Stout, Southbound Brewing Company, Savannah

Launching its first brew in 2013, Southbound Brewing Company is the first production microbrewery located in Savannah. With plans of bringing the American beer revolution to Savannah, they are off to a great start with their Moonlight Drive Coffee Stout. This seasonal brew has notes of chocolate and caramel, while getting its distinct coffee flavor from Ethiopia Guji Cheri coffee. Brewery tours: Wednesday – Saturday.

 

Jekyll Brewing - Seven Bridges Oktoberfest
Jekyll Brewing - Seven Bridges Oktoberfest

Seven Bridges Oktoberfest, Jekyll Brewing, Alpharetta

Jekyll Brewing gets its inspiration (and name sake) from the first brewery of the Deep South, which was founded on Jekyll Island in 1738. Jekyll Brewing in Alpharetta is proud to offer uniquely flavored beers, like their seasonal Seven Bridges Oktoberfest. A true German style larger, this fall beer is sweet and yeasty, using Munich malts and Tettnang hops. Brewery tours: Tuesday – Saturday.

Published: August 2019