Top 10 Christmas Beer List

Posted on Nov 17, 2015 by

 

 

Christmas is slowly creeping up on us which means plenty of parties and guests visiting so it’s about time to restock the beer. Rather than filling up with the usual stuff why not go a bit more festive? Below is our Christmas beer list showing just a small selection of the great Christmas beers that are currently on the market, so take a look and get your taste buds ready for a festive treat.

 

1. Woods Christmas Cracker

 

Woods Christmas Cracker

 

This festive brew is exactly what you need to get you in the mood for Christmas. This beer is a multi-layered strong ale of vinous character.

 

A dark ruby brew with a mass of malty flavours due to a large amount of coloured malts like Crystal and Chocolate.  A strong, dark and rich drink – exactly what you need on those cold winter evenings that are to come.

 

Woods Christmas Cracker Buy Here

 

Country: United Kingdom
Brand: Wood Brewery
ABV: 6.00%
Bottle Size: 500ml

 

 

 

 


 

2. La Binchoise Speciale Noel

 

La Binchoise Speciale Noel 330ml

 

La Binchoise Speciale Noel is of course a Christmas beer.

 

This beer is classic, warm winter ale with depth and a roasted, fruity malt character.

 

La Binchoise Speciale Noel Buy Here

 

Country: Belgium
Brand: La Binchoise
ABV: 9.00%
Bottle Size: 330ml

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

3. Blue Mountain Blitzen

 

Blue Mountain Blitzen

 

This is an American interpretation of French/Belgian Biere de Noel. Blitzen by Blue Mountain Brewery is a dark ruby ale, fermented with Rochefort Trappist Brewery’s signature yeast. Within the beer there are light notes of dark stone fruits mixed with the subtle spiciness of the yeast. In the end this is a perfectly balanced 7% festive beer.

 

Blue Mountain Blitzen Buy Here

 

Country: USA
Brand: Blue Mountain Brewery
ABV: 7.00%
Bottle Size: 750ml

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

4. Cotleigh Red Nose Reinbeer

 

Cotleigh Red Nose Reinbeer

 

Red Nose Reinbeer is a Festive Christmas richly flavoured deep copper coloured beer. Brewed with Pale, Crystal and Chocolate malts along with Goldings, Fuggles and Northdown hops, giving a smooth and long lasting finish with nuts, chocolate and toffee notes.

 

Cotleigh Red Nose Reinbeer Buy Here

 

Country: United Kingdom
Brand: Cotleigh Brewery
ABV: 5.00%
Bottle Size: 500ml
 

 

 

 

 


 

5. Chimay Blue

 

Chimay Blue

 

Chimay Blue is known as a strong beer. The smell of fresh yeast along with a light, floral touch is especially pleasant. This is a prefect beer for any occasion over the festive period.

 

Chimay Blue Buy Here

 

Country: Belgium
Brand: Chimay
ABV: 9.00%
Bottle Size: 330ml
 

 

 

 

 

 


 

6. Hardknott Figgy Pudding

 

Hardknott Figgy Pudding

 

Figgy Pudding is the first ever Christmas beer produced by Hardknott and is a dark ale infused with cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg. Due to the inclusion of the figs it makes this a truly Christmas beer to have this festive period.

 

Hardknott Figgy Pudding Buy Here

 

Country: United Kingdom
Brand: HardKnott
ABV: 7.00%
Bottle Size: 330ml
 

 

 

 

 

 


 

7. Kapuziner Winter Weisse

 

Kapuziner Winter Weisse

 

Kapuziner Winter Weisse is another beer that is only offered during the winter months. A flavourful wheat beer that is amber in colour, sparkling with a brilliant round highly fermented character.

 

Kapuziner Winter Weisse  Buy Here

 

Country: Germany
Brand: Kapuziner
ABV: 5.40%
Bottle Size: 500 ml
 

 

 

 

 

 


 

8. Abbaye Des Rocs Noel

 

Abbaye des Rocs Noel

 

Abbaye Des Rocs Noel is a dark and spicy ale and is perfect for Christmas.

 

Abbaye Des Rocs Noel Buy Here

 

Country: Belgium
Brand: L’Abbaye Des Rocs
ABV: 9.00%
Bottle Size: 330ml

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

9. Mikkeller Santas Little Helper 2011 Barrel Aged White Wine Edition

 

Mikkeller Santas Little Helper 2011 Barrel Aged White Wine Edition

 

Mikkeller Santas Little Helper 2011 is a Belgian brewed ale which is spiced and aged in a white wine barrel.

 

Mikkeller Santas Little Helper 2011 Barrel Aged White Wine Edition Buy Here

 

Country: Denmark
Brand: Mikkeller
ABV: 10.90%
Bottle Size: 375ml
 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

10.  Hop Back Picked Santa

 

Hop Back Pickled Santa

 

Pickled Santa is another Belgian brewed ale which is mixed with raspberries and aged in a wine barrels. It has a chestnut colour and is strong in flavour with hints of nutmeg, coriander and cinnamon. Another perfect beer for celebrating Christmas.

 

Hop Back Picked Santa Buy Here

 

Country: United Kingdom
Brand: Hop Back
ABV: 6.00%
Bottle Size: 500ml

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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