Block 15 Brewing will debut a new winter seasonal this weekend with the release of its new winter beer, Fresh Pow IPA in 16-ounce cans.
The can artwork on Fresh Pow IPA was designed in cooperation with artist Chris Herbst from Ashland’s Flow Factory NW. Brewed often and canned fresh throughout the winter, look for Fresh Pow IPA will make its debut on Saturday, December 1st at the Block 15 Brewery and Tap Room. Distribution around Oregon and Washington will begin on Monday, December 3rd.
Fresh Pow IPA Description: Fresh Pow is a winter IPA designed to brighten the darkest winter days with resinous, citrusy, and tropical hop notes from American and New Zealand varietals. 2-row and superior pilsen form its grist base, while oat malt, flaked barley, white wheat malt, and fermentation with English ale yeast softly rounds out the body. Fresh Pow finishes with a balanced bitterness and lingering notes of mango, spruce, and orange marmalade. Grains: 2-Row, Superior Pilsen, Carafoam, Flaked Barley, Oat Malt, White Wheat Malt Hops: Azacca, Chinook, New Zealand Cascade, Mosaic, Apollo Yeast: London Ale III ABV: 7% FG: 1.012 Can Volume: 1 Pint / 16 FL OZ
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.