A week prior to the longstanding Portland Fresh Hops Fest, Burnside Brewing will host its 2nd annual Fresh Hop Pop-Up Beer Fest in its parking lot. This year’s fest will span five days from Wednesday, September 20th through Sunday, September 24th from 11:00am-9:00pm each day.
The taplist will rotate each day at the Fresh Hop Pop-Up with expected 8 to 10 beers on tap during its daily 10 hour run. Also new for 2017 will be outdoor fire pits along with a light German-style menu.
Here’s a rundown on the beer that are scheduled to be tapped each of the first four days.
Portland Kickoff Night! – Wednesday, September 20th
Burnside Brewing: Fresh Hop Keller Couch Lager
Level Beer: Fresh Hop Double IPA
Breakside Brewery: Fresh Hop Simcoe IPA
Breakside Brewery: Fresh Hop What Rough Beast
pFriem Family Brewers: Fresh Hop Amarillo Pale
Portland Cider: Fresh Hop Cider
Ecliptic Brewing: Fresh Hop Altair Pale Ale
Flat Tail Brewing: DAM Wild Cuve’e Fresh (fresh hop sour)
Washington Night – Thursday, September 21st
Reubens Brews: Amarillo Fresh Hop IPA
Fremont Brewing: Field to Ferment (Centennial)
Fremont Brewing: Field to Ferment (Amarillo)
Georgetown Brewing: Fresh Johnny Utah
Matchless Brewing: C.L.S. Centennial
Farmhouse Night – Friday, September 22nd
Allegory Brewing: Fresh Hop Centennial Sour collab w/ Crosby Hop Farm
Allegory Brewing: Fresh Hop Amarillo Saison
Little Beast Brewing: Fresh Hop Fera
Little Beast Brewing: Fresh Hop Belgian Pale
Bend/Central Oregon Night – Saturday, September 23rd
Goodlife Brewing: Fresh Hop Descender IPA
Riverbend Brewing: Straight Outta Crosby
Kill the Keg Growler Fills – Sunday, September 24th
$14 growler fills of everything all day!
Beyond the fresh hop beers pouring outside in the parking lot at Burnside Brewing, there will also be a special food menu just for the Fresh Hop Pop-Up. And inside the pub Burnside’s full menu will be available.
Pretzel with cheese sauce $4
Potato salad $4
BBQ pulled pork sandwich with slaw $6
House made pickle $3
Bratwurst dog with stout kraut and fried onion $6
Remember to bring cash as Cash Is King at the Fresh Hop Pop-UP. There’s no cover to enter and fresh hop beers are only $3.00 per half pint and $6.00 per pint. All ages are welcome.
Burnside Brewing 701 E Burnside St. Portland, OR 97214
D.J. is a Portland, Oregon based writer that spent his formative years in the Midwest. With over 20 years under his belt of drinking beer at festivals across America and the world, he has developed a strong appreciation and understanding of craft beer and the industry that surrounds it. He can be found in any of the great breweries or beer bars that make Portland the best beer city in the world. His writing can also be found in Northwest Brewing News and can be followed on Twitter at @hopapalooza.