We know you love beer, and frequently dream of kicking back with a cold one at the end of the day. But don’t mistakenly assume that all you can do with beer is drink it (although you definitely should). Here, we’ve compiled some of the best recipes on the Internet that incorporate your favorite beer as a flavorful ingredient. From breakfast to dessert and everything in between, beer can lend complex flavors, brightness, and lift to dishes you already know and love. It makes no difference what style of beer you prefer, we’ve got recipes for lagers, stouts, pale ales—so why not try giving beer a shot at your dining table? A little for you, a little for the pan, a little for you…you get it.
Click through the gallery for the 12 best recipes on the Internet that incorporate beer.