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The Best Winter Beers in Brevard That Will Get You in The Holiday Spirit

As my boy Ned Stark used to say, “Winter is coming.” Even though there really isn’t a winter in Florida, we can still pretend by drinking delicious seasonal beers. We’ve rounded up the tastiest winter beers in Brevard that will definitely put you in the holiday spirit. Take advantage of these brews while you can because they’re only here for a limited time. Here’s our guide to the best winter beers in Brevard. Cheers!

Photo from Surfing Santas of Cocoa Beach's Facebook
Photo from Surfing Santas of Cocoa Beach’s Facebook

Hell ‘n Blazes Brewing Company

Hell ‘n Blazes Brewing Co. is located in Downtown Melbourne.

Cranny’s Last Supper

Wheat Ale, 6.6% ABV

Brewed with Belgian yeast with a sweet nose of cranberry and finishes with a refreshing tartness.

Cherry Poppins

Imperial Stout, 11.5% ABV

This chocolate cherry stout is the perfect winter treat.

Smoked Pumpkin Ale

Amber Ale, 6.9% ABV

A smoky, crisp, malt-forward amber ale with a unique twist on the pumpkin beer.

Sap Tap

Maple Amber, 5.7% ABV

Strong aromatics of maple and pine, with balanced notes of sweet caramel and toffee.

Autumn IPA

Red IPA, 7.4% ABV

A pleasant seasonal-spiced aroma that is perfect for fall and winter.

Coming soon:

Gingerbread Stout, Black IPA and White IPA

Playalinda Brewing Company – Brix Project

The Brix Project is located in Titusville.

From the Surfing Santas of Cocoa Beach’s Facebook

Surfing Santa Cranberry Ale

Cranberry Ale, 5.2% ABV

A tart and fruity cranberry ale perfect for the holiday season.

Peppermint Go Big 

Imperial Stout, 11% ABV

Go big or go home with this peppermint Imperia Stout.

Homemade Apple Pie Cider

Cider, 5.5%

This Cigar City cider tastes like Grandma’s homemade apple pie in a bottle.

Playalinda Brewing Company – Hardware Store

The Hardware Store is located in Downtown Titusville.


Pumpkin Pie Slice Ale, 6.6% ABV

Your new go-to pumpkin brew.

Sweet Transylvania

Imperial Stout, 10% ABV

This Chocolate Pumpkin Imperial Stout is pure deliciousness.

Shelton’s Four Pack of Holiday Ales

Purchase Shelton’s four pack of Holiday Ales over at Playalinda Brewing Co.’s Hardware Store. Flavors include Ridgeway Brewing’s Lump of Coal Dark Holiday Stout, Bad Elf IPA, Very Bad Elf English Pale Ale and Seriously Bad Elf English Strong Ale. The boxed gift set is $26.

Intracoastal Brewing Company

Intracoastal Brewing Co. is located in Melbourne.

I Brought Pie

Apple Pie Ale, 5.9% ABV

It’s like apple pie in a glass, with sweet apple aroma, apple pie spices and a slight crust note.

No Pumpkin’tended

Imperial Pumpkin Ale, 8.4% ABV

Pumpkin balanced with spice and vanilla, with a balanced malt backbone.

Coming soon:

Gingerbread Stout, 8.0% ABV; Fashionably Late Eggnog, 6.0% ABV.

Coasters Pub & Biergarten

Coasters Pub & Biergarten is located in Melbourne.


Sixpoint Global Warmer

American Amber / Red Ale, 7% ABV

This winter seasonal will definitely warm you up with its toasted malt and bright hops.

Fat Head’s Holly Jolly Christmas Ale

Spiced Beer, 7.40% ABV

This spiced holiday ale has aromas and flavors of sweet malt, ginger, honey and cinnamon.

Check back for updates and more info on the best winter beer in Brevard.

By Alyssa Brady, Staff Writer

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