Lakefront Brewery recalls bottles that could explode

Freeman Staff

Aug. 16, 2019

MILWAUKEE — Beer drinkers beware. if you’ve purchased bottles of My Turn Junk from Lakefront Brewery, there is a chance that they could explode.

According to a Facebook post from the company, wild yeast from the cherries used to brew the beer may continue to ferment, building up pressure in the bottles and making them at risk for explosion.

Lakefront Brewery has advised that beer drinkers either refrigerate or carefully dispose of the bottles.

The beer itself is completely safe to drink, according to the company.

Lakefront is offering a refund to patrons who dispose of their bottles of My Turn Junk. Send a photo of the bottle’s back label to along with your address by Oct. 1 to receive a check.