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Best Beer Accessories for a Summer Picnic

Updated: Aug 22, 2023

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When it comes to enjoying a refreshing beer at a summer picnic, having the right accessories can enhance your experience. Who doesn't love having a delicious cold beer at the beach, at a nearby park or on the patio.

Here are some of the best beer accessories for a summer picnic:

Insulated Cooler or Bag: Keep your beers chilled and refreshing with an insulated cooler or bag. Look for one that is spacious enough to hold your desired quantity of beer and has proper insulation to maintain the cold temperature like this soft insulated cooler tote bag that carries 24 cans with a handle and adjustable shoulder strap for picnic.

Insulated cooler bag for a picnic with beer

Portable Beer Caddy: A portable beer caddy or carrier is a convenient accessory for transporting your beers to the picnic location. Choose a caddy that features a soft-sided distressed waxed cotton canvas exterior, a bottle opener on a retractable cord with exterior pocket, and the ability to remove drinks without opening the flap. This stylish tote caddy will hold your favorite 6 pack and also has a removable inner divider.

Picnic beer caddy with bottle opener

Bottle Opener: Don't forget a reliable bottle opener to pop open your favorite beers. Opt for a compact and portable opener that can easily attach to your keychain or be stored in your picnic basket like this KeySmart CorkSmart, 2-in-1 keychain wine opener and beer bottle opener.

2-in-1 keychain beer bottle opener

Beer Tumblers or Glasses: Instead of drinking directly from the bottle or can, consider bringing along beer tumblers or glasses. These insulated pilsner style tumblers from Mason Forge are stainless steel and will enhance the presentation and aroma of your beer while adding a touch of elegance to your picnic setup.

Stainless steel insulated beer tumbler, pilsner style glass

Beer Koozies: Keep your beers cold and your hands comfortable with beer koozies and insulated can coolers for 12 oz. or 16 oz cans. These insulated sleeves or holders like the BruMate Hopsulator Trio 3-in-1 Insulated Can Cooler with 100% Leak Proof Tumbler with Lid helps maintain the temperature of your beer and prevent condensation from making your hands wet.

Leak proof tumbler and Insulated can cooler with lid

Beer Snacks and Pairings: Elevate your picnic experience by pairing your beers with delicious snacks. Consider bringing along cheese and charcuterie, pretzels, nuts, or other beer-friendly snacks that complement the flavors of your chosen beers. Try these mustards from Sierra Nevada to compliment a sandwich or cheese board.

Sierra Nevada Mustard Gift Set for a picnic

Picnic Blanket or Folding Chairs: Create a comfortable picnic setup with a cozy extra large waterproof blanket or portable folding chairs. This allows you to relax and enjoy your beer while taking in the surroundings.

Extra large waterproof picnic blanket

Bluetooth Speaker: To set the mood and create a fun atmosphere, bring a portable Bluetooth speaker to enjoy some music while sipping your beers. These waterproof wireless speakers are more than outdoor speakers but patio torch lights, camping lanterns, night lights, and ambient lighting! Upgraded 96 LED torches flicker gorgeous dancing flames and can be hung on a branch or staked in the sand.

Outdoor bluetooth speakers with torch flame light

Remember to drink responsibly, follow local regulations regarding alcohol consumption, and ensure a safe environment for everyone at your picnic. With these beer accessories, you'll be well-prepared for a delightful summer picnic with your favorite brews.

By Whole Brew World | June 25, 2023



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