Brown ale is a style of beer that is lightly hopped, very full-bodied, slightly sweet and dark brown in color. The color and flavor are derived from caramelized malts.
Brown rice syrup is a sweetener derived from brown rice. It has mild malty notes that enhance the beer flavor in this recipe. It is available at large supermarkets or specialty shops.
Need a gift for a beer lover? Package a bag of this salty-sweet mix and a bottle of brown ale for a great gift!
Use a bag or popped sea salt popcorn to save some time.
Interested in a non-alcoholic version? Root beer or cola can easily be substituted for the beer.