Mandatory Staff Picks: The Best Dark Beers

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Sure, summer isn’t officially over for a few weeks. But, if you’re anything like us, you start to pull out your sweaters and jeans and put away your flip-flops and board shorts when kids go back to school. For all intents and purposes, it’s pretty much autumn now. Leaves are beginning to fall, Halloween candy is on shelves, and the nights are getting colder, and pumpkin spice seems to be slathered on everything like some kind of spicy suntan lotion. It’s the perfect time to start drinking darker beers.

By darker beers, we mean stouts, porters, dark lagers, dunkels, and Schwarzbiers. To help you pick out the right dark beers for you, we made a list of the best dark beers to drink this season. Check them all out below.

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