Beer: Civility San Diego Summer Ale
From: Eppig Brewing, San Diego
Why: Like summer in America’s Finest City, this beer is easy to like. Civility is bright, cheery and malty with a fresh lemon curd finish. Try this once and you’ll probably come back for more — just like summer in S.D.
Geeking out: 5.5% alcohol by volume, about 20 International Bittering Units
Seeking out: For this and other Eppig beers, try the brewery, 3052 El Cajon Blvd., Ste. C, in North Park, or head to the bayside biergarten, 2817 Dickens St., in Point Loma.