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Thursday, August 30, 2012

President Obama Says White House Beer Recipe Will Be "Out Soon"

Posted By on Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 8:30 AM

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Last week we urged you to sign the petition on the White House website to release the recipe for White House Honey Ale, brewed on the premises with honey from the beehive near Michelle Obama's kitchen garden. That same week, a diligent home brewer on Reddit filed a Freedom of Information Act Request for the recipe.

Now, in an unexpected turn of events, the President of the United States himself has taken to Reddit, saying, "It will be out soon! I can tell from first hand experience, it is tasty."

Well played, President Obama. Note to all San Francisco brewers: Please, someone, make this recipe when it's released, because with all the buzz we really want to try it.

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Anna Roth is SF Weekly's former Food & Drink Editor and author of West Coast Road Eats: The Best Road Food From San Diego to the Canadian Border.

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