A handful of new beers along with many longtime favorites join the lineup this year from Pelican Brewing as the brewer announces its 2022 Beer Release Calendar. Led by Darron Welch, Pelican Brewing has been brewing its award-winning beer on the Oregon Coast for over a quarter of a century. The coming year will also see a new Pelican Brewing location along scenic Highway 101.
Pelican Brewing will package 11 year-round beers in bottles and cans for the new year. Year-round beers include Kiwanda Cream Ale, Raspberried At Sea, Sea ‘N’ Red, Cape Crasher IPA, Beak Breaker IIPA, Tsunami Stout, Pelican Pilsner, Paddleback Pale, Updrift IPA, Hazestack Hazy IIPA, and Head Out Hefeweizen.
When it comes to Pelican’s 2022 Rotating Series, there will be seven beers throughout the year. Dark Hearted Blonde, Wing Wave Lager, Bronze God, and Bad Santa CDA will be in 6-pack bottles while Aprioctta IPA, Dune Climber IPA, and Planet Nectaron IPA will be in 6-pack cans.
The Lone Pelican Series will feature four collaboration beers in 2022. Collaborating breweries include fellow Oregon Coastal breweries of Fort George Brewery, Beachcrest Brewing, Homegrown Public House Brewery and Arch Rock Brewing.
In addition to these series, Pelican will also release a handful of barrel-aged beers including Siren of the Sea, Captain of the Coast, and of course, Mother of All Storms!
Pelican Brewing’s much awaited forthcoming Lincoln City, Oregon location is finally moving along. The brewpub that’ll be on the southern edge of Lincoln City, along Siletz Bay was first announced in September 2019. Pelican Brewing – Siletz Bay will be located at 5911 SW Highway 101 and the 14,000 square foot building will be home to a restaurant and on-premise brewery. Pelican will bring its original brewpub from its Pacific City location to Siletz Bay. With a goal of opening in the first half of 2022, this will be Pelican Brewing’s fourth location along the scenic Oregon Coast. Pelican Brewing – Siletz Bay will join its other Oregon Coastal locations in Pacific City, Tillamook, and Cannon Beach.
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.