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Troy Aikman promoting new beer in Corpus Christi today

You will have three chances to see the Dallas Cowboys legend Wednesday. He might even serve you a drink!

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Dallas Cowboys legend Troy Aikman is coming to Corpus Christi to promote his new Eight Elite Light Lager beer.

It will be a busy day for Aikman. He will make his guest appearance at Politics at 2:10 p.m. He will then head over to Murdy's Social around 2:50 p.m. and will end his Corpus Christi bar tour as a guest bartender at Brewster St. Icehouse Downtown.

This Wednesday: Come hang out with 3-time Super Bowl Champion Troy Aikman from 3-5 PM! Troy will be guest bartending for us and servin’ up his Eight Elite Lager. Downtown location only. No autographs please.

Posted by Brewster Street Icehouse - Downtown on Friday, May 13, 2022

Aikman's team says his beer has a very slight sweetness with a slight fruitiness to it as well.

The 55-year-old former Cowboys quarterback first announced in January 2022 his new beer, which he calls a low-calorie, light beer aimed at the health-conscious consumer. He said he assembled a team with the goal of creating a beer that didn’t force drinkers to jeopardize their otherwise healthy living decisions.

According to the official website, Eight Elite Light Lager is made from organic grains and antioxidant-rich hops while boasting a mere 90 calories and 2.6 carbs per 12-oz. serving. Can pictures on the site also note that the beer has a 4% ABV and is made up of 100% organic grains.

Brewsters is asking that no one ask for autographs during the event.  

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