Mix up your game day routine and give those beers in your cooler an upgrade. Prepare and enjoy some quick, easy and delicious beer cocktails while you watch your favorite team play. Here are our top 5 Beer Cocktail recipes to kick off football season!


24 oz. light beer
1 ½ cups tequila
1 can frozen limeade concentrate
2 tablespoons sea salt
1 lime, cut into 6 slices

Place salt on a shallow bowl, rim 6 glasses with salt. In another bowl, combine the limeade concentrate, beer and tequila. Pour the mixture evenly among glasses, add ice, and garnish with a lime slice.

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Southern 75

6 oz. Pale Ale
2 oz. bourbon
¾ oz. lemon juice
½ oz. simple syrup

Grab a Collins glass and pour the beer into it. Then, combine the bourbon, lemon juice, simple syrup and ice in a cocktail shaker and shake. Strain the bourbon mixture into the beer in the Collins glass and garnish with lemon twist.

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Beer’s Knees

1 ¼ oz. gin
8 oz. chilled Pilsner
3/4 oz. fresh lemon juice
1 ½ teaspoons honey
Dash of Angostura bitters
Lemon slice

Grab a pint glass and stir the gin, lemon juice and honey until dissolved. Fill glass halfway with ice and top with beer and stir gently. Garnish with bitters and lemon slice.

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Dark ‘N Stormy

3 oz. chilled ginger beer
2 oz. dark rum
½ oz. fresh lime juice
1 ginger slice
1 lime wheel

Grab a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Add the rum and lime juice and shake. Strain the mixture in a Collins glass. Stir in the ginger beer. Garnish with ginger slice and lime wheel.

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Pink Shandy

24 oz. light beer
4 oz. vodka
4 cups water
1 qt. size packet of lemonade powder
Lemons for garnish

Grab a large pitcher and mix the light beer, vodka, water and lemonade powder. Serve over ice in 4 glasses and garnish with lemon slices.

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