Netflix and Beer

February 16, 2017

Once in a while, we all enjoy a good Netflix binge. With countless streaming options available, choosing a series worthy of a weekend on the couch can be daunting. But deciding what to drink while glued to the tube can be easy, if you take a few suggestions from us. 

Documentary

Netflix is chock full of tell-all documentaries. Try a juicy, unfiltered beer with these eye-opening exposés.

What to Watch: ESPN's 30 for 30 or Cocaine Cowboys

What to Drink: Samuel Adams Rebel Juiced IPA

Mystery

You don’t need to be Sherlock Holmes to know that a dark, mysterious whodunit needs a dark stout to go along with it.

What to Watch: Black Mirror or Sherlock

What to Drink: Oskar Blues Ten FIDY

Musical

There's nothing quite like a harmonious mix of high notes and hops.

What to Watch: Glee or Smash

What to Drink: Great Lakes Turntable Pils

Romantic Comedy

Like the best romantic comedies, spiked seltzers have the bubbly effervescence of a “boy meets girl” flick.

What to Watch: Love or Friends

What to Drink: Truly Spiked & Sparkling Pomegranate & Pomelo

Sci-Fi

Brettanomyces, lactobaccilus and pediococcus aren't names of alien species trying to take over the planet. They are yeasts that make the beers sour.

What to Watch: Sense 8 or Stranger Things

What to Drink: Lagunitas Aunt Sally

Foreign

Fancy a flick from across the pond? Make sure you have a proper pint in hand.

What to Watch: Penny Dreadful or Luther

What to Drink: Wells Banana Bread

Horror

The blood and gore of horror movies are amplified by the crimson suds of a red ale.

What to Watch: The Twilight Zone or American Horror Story

What to Drink: Shipyard Red IPA

Historical

Hard Cider shaped early American history. Jack’s Hard Cidery is conveniently located just eight miles from where the Battle of Gettysburg was fought. How do ya like them apples?

What to Watch: The Last Kingdom or Untold History of the United States

What to Drink: Jack's Original Hard Cider

Drama

Dramas can be so… well, dramatic. A smooth, easy-drinking lager will help keep you balanced.

What to Watch: Orange is the New Black or Peaky Blinders

What to Drink: 2SP Delco Lager

 

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