Which Caribbean Beer is the Best! : Battle of the Beers!
10 Saints Beer – 10 Saints Brewery Company, Barbados.
10 Saints is a premium hand crafted beer uniquely aged for 90 days in Mount Gay ‘Special Reserve’ rum casks, from the world’s oldest distillery.
This complex brewing process produces a smooth full flavoured yet refreshing lager beer with oak and rum notes.
Wadadli – Brewed by Antigua Brewery, Antigua & Barbuda
A barley brewed Lager light golden color a mix aof barley corn and some malt gives it that crisp spicy sweetness.
Wadadli beer by djukami/flickr
Balashi Beer - Brouwerij Nacional, Aruba – Winner of the prestigious “Monde Selection” in Brussels in 2001.
Made from imported Scottish malts, Bavarian hops and the pure island water.
A smooth clear color with no artificial additives added, golden pilsner that is available in Aruba, Curacao, and Bonaire.
Kalik Gold – Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. New Providence, Bahamas:
Gold lager pours with a solid white head that dissipates quickly. The clean aroma of citrus fruit carries through to the palate.
This lemony beer blends with the light husky-malt body. Finishes dry – a pleasant “hot weather” brew.
The 7%abv is nearly imperceptible, with no sharp feel of alcohol on the tongue.
Banks Beer – Banks Breweries, Barbados . A premium pilsner style lager is brewed from a pure classic blend of
two-row British and Canadian malted barleys deliciously flavored by Galena and Styrian Goldings aroma hops.
However it is the naturally filtered water by method of purification through limestone rock,
Banks beer by Hodgers/flickr
Caybrew — The Cayman Islands Brewery, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands.
Caybrew is a refreshingly smooth, full-bodied premium lager, with a crisp, clean hop character.
Bucanero – Cerveceria Bucanero, Holguin, Cuba.
A golden beer, with a vigourous and robust flavour. Nice noble hop aroma. Light body, fairly bitter,
Holguin is where the best quality water in the country can be found.
Kubuli- Dominica Brewery, Dominica.
Kubuli is brewed with 100% Natural Spring water and the local Brewery’s very own formula.
This fresh, German oriented beer has gained favour from beer drinkers from Europe to North America and all over the Caribbean.
The proud recipient of a Gold award in the reputable ‘Monde Selection Quality Awards’.
Presidente – Cerveceria Nacional Dominicana Dominican Republic.
Presidente is a premium beer brewed using the finest blend of imported hops and barley malt for a crisp and refreshing taste.
It has a pleasing golden color, great flavor with body and minimal aftertaste.
Presidente beer by pocketwiley/flickr
Prestige Lager - brewed by BRANA S.A, Port au Prince, Haiti.
Prestige has a pale yellow color, light head with a corn sweet aroma. A fast faded flavor with a herbal aftertaste.
Red Stripe – Desnoes & Geddes ltd, Kingston, ,Jamaica
Red Stripe has a light golden color, nice and minimal head that quickly dissolves.
Cereal aroma with a taste mostly malty with some corn, and it was slightly sweet.
It was first produced in 1928, 1938, it was produced to the lager it is today from a recipe
developed by Paul H. Geddes son of Thomas Hargreaves Geddes (founder).
The modern brewery was opened at Hunt’s Bay in 1958.
Red Stripe Beer
Martinique Bière Lorraine
Lorraine Beer – Brasserie Lorraine. Martinique , FWI
Lorraine Beer has a pale golden colour with a white head.
Sweet soft and slightly herbal aroma with a malty character that finishes with a short bitter palate.
Medalla light – Cerveceria India in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.
Medalla is a light lager with dark color and a nice refreshing sweet taste with a body.
St Croix Blackbeard Ale
Blackbeard Ale – brewed by Virgin Islands Brewing Co. Christiansted, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands.
A pale ale amber in color with a creamy white head. Sweet caramel aroma and a malty character pleasant on the palate with a slightly bitter finish.
Piton – Windward & Leeward Brewery Ltd, St Lucia
Piton Beer is a pilsner lager made with specially selected malt, hops, yeast and maize to give an estery, floral and hoppy aroma.
Named after the world famous Gros Piton and Petit Piton (mountains) of S. Lucia.