Though we are only four games into the 2017-2018 NBA Season, our Portland Trail Blazers are off to a great start with a 4-1 record. And to celebrate this season the official brewery of the Trail Blazers, Pyramid Brewing Co., has just released Blazermania IPA for the fans in Portland.
Blazermania IPA is contains a clean and crisp malt body that serves as the perfect platform for the beer’s citrusy hop flavors and aromas. The new IPA uses Pale, Wheat, and C-20 Malts and Nugget, Centennial, Amarillo, and Calypso Hops. At 70 IBUs and 6.5% ABV this IPA is as sure win for any fan.
The packaging of Blazermania IPA showcases 45 years of Trail Blazer spirit, bringing together fans from every generation with the use of iconic symbols throughout the design. Displaying home and away colors adds that extra value of support so fans can cheer on their team at home or on the road.
“It is an exciting time to be a Blazer fan this season,” said Head Brewer Ryan Pappe in a statement. “Brewed with Nugget, Centennial and Amarillo hops and dry-hopped with Centennial and Calypso, Blazermania is a refreshing and amazingly drinkable IPA. With Blazermania, fans will be set from tip off all the way through double over time!”
Blazermania IPA is available now in 12 oz. 6-pack bottles and 22 oz. bottles, as well as on draft at Moda Center and select bars in the Portland Metro area.
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.