LOOK: Pretzel necklaces, Great American Beer Festival staple or faux pas?

Whether you think the pretzel necklaces at the Great American Beer Festival are a rookie move or a quirky part of the #GABF culture — everyone has something to say about the starchy neckwear.

(Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Whether you think the pretzel necklaces at the Great American Beer Festival are a rookie move or a quirky part of the #GABF culture — everyone has something to say about the starchy neckwear.

Did you share your pretzels with strangers? Roll your eyes at people with entire loaves of bread hanging around their neck? Maybe use your jerky-laden accessory to barter your way into a photo with Dogfish Head Beer founder Sam Calagione?

Kevin Beaty

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