Out in the Columbia River Gorge, Dwinell Country Ales will host a Memorial Day Bottle + Can Release at its brewery on Saturday, May 25th and Sunday, May 26th from Noon-10:00pm each day. Located in the majestic hills on the Washington side of the Gorge, Dwinell Country Ales is set to release High Spirits – Cherry Farmhouse Ale, Gift Horse – Kveik Farmhouse IPA (brewed with Trap Door Brewing), and Split Second – Hoppy Wild Ale.
Here’s a rundown on all three beers being released this weekend…
High Spirits | A Cherry Farmhouse Ale
A French-inspired amber ale aged in wine barrels alongside Montmorency cherries from Hood River, OR. This special beer has a rich maltiness, spicy hop character, brandy-like delicateness, and dry finish. 8.8% ABV *Available on draft and in 750 mL bottles*
Gift Horse | Kveik Farmhouse IPA
A hazy IPA fermented with “kveik,” a traditional Norwegian farmhouse yeast. Heavily dry-hopped with Nelson Sauvin, Motueka, and Galaxy. Brewed in collaboration with Trap Door Brewing (Vancouver, WA).7.1% ABV *Available on draft and in 4 packs of 16 oz cans (to go)*
Split Second | A Hoppy Wild Ale
A barrel aged blend of a golden ale and a hoppy country ale fermented with native yeast. Dry-hopped right before packaging with Cashmere, this beer showcases rich oak flavors, stone-fruity hops, and a touch of funk. 7.1% ABV *Available in 750 mL bottles*
Dwinell Country Ales 206 W Broadway Street Goldendale, WA 98620
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