It's Maine maple syrup beer season! It takes an acquired taste and skillful brewing to get it right - but when it's good, it's the best.

So how does it taste? Sweet? Using natural ingredients goes a long way in making a flavorful beer. The Maine Brewers Guild gives good advice on creating your own concoction.

Any beer connoisseur should try maple beer. Check out this review of doughnut bacon maple ale.