The term ‘crushable’ is used when referring to low alcohol brews.
Q. Some beer geeks use the term “crushable.” What are they talking about?
A. A crushable beer has low alcohol, light body and plenty of flavor. Examples: Green Flash’s Sea to Sea Lager (4% alcohol by volume); Firestone Walker’s 805 Blonde Ale (4.7%); Coronado’s Orange Ave. Wit (5.2%); and AleSmith X (5.25%).