Oh, it's coming. Summer is just around the corner. The Southern California heat will soon set in. And when thirst hits... you're going to want an icy cold beer.
Charles Perry writes a monthly beer column for us, searching for the best beers to slake that thirst. Here, we've rounded up seven of his favorites that would be perfect for warm-weather drinking.
He hits a variety of price points and preferences, including a pilsner, a pale ale and porter. He also offers up suggested menu pairings. (Try 'em. It's guaranteed to wow your guests.)
A word of caution: If you're looking to buy, call ahead to make sure these specialty brews are in stock.
We know the world of beer is vast. If you were putting together a list of your sudsy favorites, what would you include?