Beer Man

Five Tasty, Terrifying Pretzel-Necklace Alternatives for the Great American Beer Fest

The most popular food at the Great American Beer Festival is beer, obviously. The second is the pretzel necklace. Made by innovative drinkers, these necklaces provide a handy palate-cleanser, as well as a way to soak up some of the evening's alcohol.

But after a while, pretzels get so, so boring. They're bland and salty, hardly a refreshment worthy of the year's biggest beer party: Drinkers deserve a better food around their necks. So we tested five alternatives to the classic pretzel necklace, from the relatively practical to the totally twisted.

See also: Five Disgusting Alternatives to the Pretzel Necklace at the Great American Beer Festival

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Adam Roy and Isa Jones