So you’re doing dry January, huh? Kudos to you for taking on the challenge! But even though you’re not drinking alcohol, that doesn’t mean you have to give up all the fun. There are plenty of great low and no abv beers out there that will help keep you entertained during this month-long challenge. Here are some of our favorites to try. Check them out and enjoy your Dry January journey!
Freestar Alcohol-Free Beer
Freestar is a new generation of non-alcoholic beer. It is vegan, gluten-free, and made without yeast, so no alcohol is ever created during its production.
At Freestar, they blend all the ingredients instead of brewing them. The makers combine traditional hops and malted barley with their unique blend of natural ingredients to build up the flavor complexity. The result is a light & refreshing IPA style lager with a citrus edge.
- ABV: 0.0%
- 62 calories per bottle
Wildcraft Brewery - Wild Eye P.A.
Open your eyes to flavour… Try this Wild Eye IPA crafted by Wildcraft Brewery.
This is a hop-forward ale made with a mix of Centennial, Cascade and Crystal hops. These hops varieties bring distinctive bitter flavours and layered over lots of citrus and spicy aromas.
- Style: IPA
- Flavours: Citrus, Pine
- ABV: 3.8%
Tap Social Movement - Jobsworth Session Pale Ale
Jobsworth Session Pale Ale is a single-hop session beer to showcase different hop varieties.
This brew is crafted by Tap Social Brewery, a social enterprise that supports ex-offenders offering fairly paid employment and continuity during and after prison.
- Style: pale ale
- Ingredients: water, barley hops, yeast
- ABV: 3.5%
Small Beer - Dark Lager
This Small Beer Dark Lager has the depth of character you expect from a Porter or Stout with just 1% ABV! From its smooth, coffee & toast flavours to hints of dark chocolate in every sip. This beer will make your taste buds happy.
- 1.0% ABV
- 59.5 calories per 350ml bottle
- 0.4 UK units per 350ml bottle
- 7g carbs per 350ml bottle
- Ingredients: water, malted barley, oats, hops and yeast
McColl’s Brewery - Let's eat pies.... Pepper Bitter
Black & White Pepper Bitter is a traditional Bitter beer of 3.6% ABV. It is cold filtered through a blend of crushed Black and White Pepper and purposefully created to perfectly accompany a lush pie.
- Style: bitter
- ABV: 3.6%
- Ingredients: (allergens in bold) water, malted barley (pale ale, caramalt), rye, wheat, hops (admiral, Fuggles, centennial), yeast (British ale).
- Naturally hazy
- Vegan friendly
- 10p from every can of beer donated Men's Pie Club to help tackle social isolation across Newcastle.
Fauna Brewing - Pango Table Beer
This Pango Table Beer is a great choice when you cut off your drinking but still want to enjoy a proper beer with friends or at the end of a long day.
Fauna Brewing has partnered with African Pangolin Working Group to help them with their mission to save these beautiful and unique animals. So, every time you buy Pango Table Beer, you are helping to save pangolins. How cool is that?
- ABV: 2.8%
- Ingredients: Water, Hops, Barley, Oats and Yeast.
- Style: table beer
- Taste: refreshing, with distinctive citrusy and piney character.
- Suitable for vegans.
Fungtn - Adaptogenic Lion's Mane IPA
Adaptogenic Lion's Mane IPA is an alcohol-free craft beer brewed to 0.5% ABV with a functional finish of Lion's Mne mushrooms. The adaptogenic properties of these mushrooms help your mind and body stay in good form. They won't get you high and no, your beer won't taste like a mushroom. Expect deep, hop forward IPA with high notes of peach and stone fruit.
- Style: IPA
- ABV: 0.5%
- Ingredients: Water, Hops, Barley, Malt, Oats, Yeast, Lion’s Mane.
- Enhanced with organic Lion’s Mane
- Gluten free