From caramel apples to Oktoberfest ales, there’s a lot to love about autumn. We tapped into some insights from our resident beer experts at ForceBrands to bring you an updated ‘sip-list’ for fall. Consider it your seasonal beer it-list for fall.

Ready to toast to the season?

1. Night Shift, Oldenburg

If you’re looking for an Oktoberfest brew, look no futher than this Märzen-style lager. It’s ripe with toasty caramel flavor that’s perfect for a crisp fall day.

2. Uinta Brewing, Fest Helles

This Salt Lake City-based brewery added this refreshing beer to their lineup that’s is a German Helles-style lager. If you’re looking for a lighter option amid all the heavier seasons offerings, reach for one of these blonde brews.

3. Bell’s Brewing, Best Brown Ale

Hailed as being a ‘mainstay’ in their fall lineup, Bell’s Brewing describes Best Brown Ale as a smooth and toasty brown ale. The help from a lot of American hops makes this a well-balanced beer.

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4. Rogue, Hazelnut Brown Nectar Ale

This Oregon-based brewer describes this beer as a “nutty twist to a traditional European Brown Ale.” If you’re looking for something with a “smooth malty finish” and a rich hazelnut aroma, this is your beer.

5. Southern Tier, Pumkin Imperial Ale

Described by its makers as the ‘king of pumpkin beers,’ this high-alcohol beer packs a powerful punch (8.6 percent by volume). Its deep copper color (hello, pumpkin) is ripe with the aromas of pumpkin pie spices, roasted pecans, and vanilla. If you’re a PSL (pumpkin spice latte) fan, this is your beer.

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