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Guinness Brewery teams with Black Marylanders to create specialty beers that fund social justice efforts

April 22, 2021
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Courtney Holden wanted to create a beer that would be undeniably intertwined with Black culture. That meant “See Us,” a brown ale infused with the flavors of sweet potato, cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice and a whisper of vanilla. “It actually does taste like a sweet potato pie,” said the Black queer beer enthusiast. “It tastes like the hug from a aunt you haven’t seen in a long time.” For Midtown resident Alysha January, that meant capturing the essence of her stepfather’s legendary pound cake.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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