Beer Cocktails: Drink a Pledge

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Beer Cocktails: Drink a Pledge
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In this easy-drinking beer cocktail, the concentrated raisin flavor of the sherry, the honeyed quality of the Benedictine liqueur, and the oatmeal stout add up to something like "breakfast in a glass."

MAKES 1 DRINK

INGREDIENTS
1 oz. Lustau East India sherry
½ oz. Benedictine
Sixpoint oatmeal stout
Grated nutmeg

INSTRUCTIONS
1. Stir sherry and Benedictine and pour into a pilsner glass. Top with stout and garnish with grated nutmeg.

Beer & Girl Scout Cookies

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Beer & Girl Scout Cookies
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Samoas.
• A crisp cookie coated in caramel, sprinkled with toasted coconut and striped with a dark chocolate coating.
• Paired best with a red dessert wine such as a Port, or an 8.5 percent ABV heavy ale, like a Founders Dirty Bastard.

Thin Mints.
• A crispy wafer covered in peppermint oil infused chocolate.
• Paired best with a Syrah (red) or a 9.5 percent ABV imperial stout, like a Great Divide Yeti.

Tagalongs.
• A crispy cookie layered with peanut butter and covered in chocolate.
• Paired best with a fruity red wine such as a Zinfandel, or some sort of Belgian ale, like a Duvel Belgian Golden Ale.