Baerlic Brewing has three fresh hop beers hitting the marketplace during the 2017 Oregon hop harvest. Baerlic brewed with fresh Mt. Hood, Santiam and Centennial Hops from Crosby Hop Farm and Indie Hops.
Already released have been Hellsner Helles Fresh Hop and Fresh Hop Early Bird Pale. On Thursday Baerlic will release Pioneer Bitter Fresh Hop at its tasting room in Southeast Portland.
Here’s a rundown on each of the three beers provided by Baerlic Brewing.
Hellsner Helles Fresh Hop
Fresh Hop Hellsner is a hoppy German Style Helles conditioned on freshly picked Santiam hops from Indie Hops.
Fresh Hop Early Bird Pale
Early Bird Pale Ale conditioned on freshly picked Centennial hops.
Pioneer Bitter Fresh Hop (released on Thursday, September 7th)
2017 Gold Medal Award Winner
Fresh Hop Pioneer Extra Special Bitter conditioned on fresh Mt. Hood hops from Crosby Hop Farm. This beer scored us a GOLD medal at the 2017 Oregon Beer Awards, so we are super duper stoked for this one!!
Baerlic Brewing Co. 2235 SE 11st Portland, OR 97214
D.J. is a Portland, Oregon based writer that spent his formative years in the Midwest. With over 25 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 the archives of Northwest Brewing News and can be followed on Twitter and Instagram at @hopapalooza.