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7 Beer and Dessert Pairings to Wow Guests

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By Jeff Cioletti April 04, 2018 Beer

Regardless of whether a dessert is an enduring classic or part of an innovative final course, there’s a beer out there to pair it with.

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The concept of a dessert beer is nothing new, as there’s essentially a brew for every course (and every meal, for that matter). But just as there’s a “been there, done that” comfort zone in main course pairings, there can be a tendency to be too safe when seeking the right match for a dessert indulgence, as well. Sure, porters go great with vanilla ice cream, but sometimes that pairing can be a bit… well, vanilla. Here are a few dessert-beer pairings worth exploring.

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