Beer of the Week: Suarez Family Brewery Whistlin’ Lemongrass Country Beer

WASHINGTON — It’s a new twist on an adage: the family that brews together stays together.

WTOP’s Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about Suarez Family Brewery’s Whistlin’ Lemongrass Country Beer for the latest edition of WTOP’s Beer of the Week.

Quick Facts:

  • Brewery: Suarez Family Brewery, Hudson, NY
  • Description: Country beer brewed with lemon grass featuring big, punchy lemon grass character with a zesty vibe and a slightly spicy character similar to ginger
  • ABV: 5.6 percent
  • Greg’s pairing suggestions: Thai curries; beef satay; Vietnamese dishes (such as banh mi sandwiches); grilled shrimp; simply roasted chicken

Be sure to check out previous Beer of the Week videos on wtop.com. 


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