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THE BEER HERE
IS NEAR & DEAR

Glasses full of Baerlic Beer

Literally translating to ‘of barley’ in old english, bærlic reiterates the fundamental idea that all things, no matter how complex or involved, can always be traced backward to a single, simple core or point of view.

Our point of view comes from a belief that we are all in this together and that our actions shape our world – by being honest, we are approachable; by being consistent, we are trusted; by being considerate, we can sleep at night; and by choosing to keep it simple, we are able to do this really well.

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Year-Round Beers

CAVALIER

BEER

Cavalier Beer is a light bodied, easy drinking and approachable beer that pairs perfectly with good times, great friends and deep conversation. Have no fear, drink yourself a Cavalier Beer!

Malts: Golden Promise & Premium 2-row
Hops: Cascade
Yeast: Imperial Independence
OG: 1.048
ABV: 4.9
IBU: 20

INVINCIBLE

INDIA PALE ALE

Aromas of candied citrus, strawberry and resinous pine strike an epic balance with its slightly sweet malt body. This beer finishes dry and drinks beautifully til the very last drop.

Malts: Premium 2-Row and Wheat
Hops: Nugget, Cascade, Centennial & Amarillo
Yeast: Imperial Independence
OG: 1.067
ABV: 6.6
IBU: 65

ALTERA

RED ALE

We paired the rich and sweet malt of a German Altbier with the citrussy, floral & piney hops of a West Coast pale ale to create the ultimate balance of malt, hops and fermentation flavors.

Malts: Pils, Munich, Sacchra 50 & Mid. Wheat
Hops: Nugget, Chinook & Columbus
Yeast: Imperial L26
OG: 1.053
ABV: 5.5
IBU: 45

NOBLE

OATMEAL STOUT

Beneath a dense chestnut head lies rich aromas of cocoa & short bread that unfold into a full body of milk chocolate and coffee. Brewed with Bob's Red Mill rolled oats for texture.

Malts: 2-Row, Munich, Black & Chocolate
Hops: Nugget & Cascade
Yeast: Imperial Independence
OG: 1.062
ABV: 6.3
IBU: 60

EASTSIDE

OATMEAL PILSNER

Traditionalists would curse our addition of raw oats to this style of beer, but we just love the texture it adds. And it pairs perfectly with the spicy and fruity flavors & aromas of Czech Saaz and Santiam hops.

Malts: Best Pilsen & Bob's Raw Oats
Hops: Santiam & Sterling
Yeast: Imperial L26
OG: 1.058
ABV: 6
IBU: 35

Seasonal & Experimental Beers VIEW THE GRAVEYARD

TEST FLIGHT

SESSION IPA

An ongoing exploration of classic and new-world hops. This Bird has one leg in the tropics w/ pineapple and mango and the other in the Pacific Northwest w/ stonefruit & clean pine characteristics.

Malts: Pale, Golden Promise, Honey & Acid
Hops: Columbus, Azacca & El Dorado
Yeast: Imperial Independence
OG: 1.047
ABV: 5.0
IBU: 50

FREUDIAN SIP

VIENNA LAGER

The OG of the OG lager originally brewed by Anton Dreher shortly after the isolation of lager yeast way back when. Expect rich, bready and toasty malt character with a balanced hop character. Prosit!

Malts: Pils, Vienna, Caramunich & Munich
Hops: Santiam & Sterling
Yeast: Imperial Pilgrimage
OG: 1.053
ABV: 5.5
IBU: 30

LUCKY CUSS

MEYER LEMON PALE ALE

Lucky Cuss is a classic American Pale Ale with meyer lemon peel and juice for a pithy and springy finish. We then dryhopped w/ Amarillo & Centennial to help accentuate bright orange marmalade and lime.

Malts: Pale, Crystal, Dex and Acidulated
Hops: Cascade, Centennial and Amarillo
Yeast: Imperial Independence
OG: 1.049
ABV: 5.4
IBU: 40

WATCH THE BIRDIE

GOOSEBERRY GOSE

Gose (say "gose-uh") is an ancient salty & slightly sour beer originally from Leipzig, Germany. The 80 lbs of Gooseberry puree we added brought notes of Muscat grape and pear to the party!

Malts: Best Pils, Wheat, and Bob's Raw Oats
Hops: Doesn't Matter
Yeast: Imperial Independence & Lactobacillus
OG: 1.044
ABV: 4.5
IBU: 7ish

DELIGHT

BELGIAN BLOND ALE

Delight is a Belgian style blond ale with big aromas of Honeycrisp apple, sweet bread & candied orange with a dry and warming finish. A beer designed to leave a smile on your face!

Malts: Gambrinus Pils, Wheat, Munich & cane sugar
Hops: N. Brewer, Willamette & Saaz
Yeast: Imperial Rustic
OG: 1.067
ABV: 7.5%
IBU: 30

WOODWORKER BLACK GROVE

BOURBON AGED STOUT

Originally brewed for the 40th Anniversary of Portland's iconic Horse Brass Pub. By aging it in 12 year Kentucky Bourbon barrels, we conjured up notes of toasted oak, vanilla, caramel and bourbon spice.

Malts: Pale, Munich, Black, Choc. & Sucanat Sugar
Hops: Nugget & Cascade
Yeast: Imperial Independence
OG: 1.083
ABV: 9.1
IBU: 81

DARK THOUGHTS

CASCADIAN DARK ALE

A classic IPA possessed with a maniacal evil, Dark Thoughts CDA is brewed with cold-steeped roasted malts for an eerily smooth darkness. Dryhopped with 6.66 lbs of pungent Columbus hops.

Malts: Maris Otter, Munich, C-40 & Mid. Wheat
Hops: Columbus, Chinook and Nugget
Yeast: Imperial Independence
OG: 1.0666
ABV: 6.66
IBU: 66.6

SPIRIT BEAR

50/50 Cream Ale & Stout

Equal amounts of Cavalier Classic Cream Ale & Noble Oatmeal Stout poured together in magical harmony! And although we're not usually fans of blending at the tap, when it's this great you roll with it!!

Malts: Pale, Dextrin, Crystal, Chocolate & Rice
Hops: Saaz, Nugget and Cascade
Yeast: Wyeast 1272
OG: ??
ABV: 6%
IBU: 45

CASK BEER FRIDAY

ROTATING

We got ahold of an authentic English beer engine and pour hand-pulled pints of special infusions, dry-hopped and classic English and American styles. New beer taps every Friday at 4pm.

Malts: It all depends.
Hops: Who really knows?
Yeast: Whatever is lying around.
OG: 1.0??
ABV: ???
IBU: ??


COME IN DON’T FEAR IT’S PLEASANT HERE

2235 SE 11TH AVE in BEAUTIFUL PORTLAND, OREGON

Our brewery & taproom is located in the heart of beautiful Southeast Portland, OR and is family friendly until 9pm. We offer 12 taps of year-round, experimental, seasonal and barrel aged beers as well as a short list of local wine and cider. Bottles and growlers are also available to go. Our food menu is limited to bar snacks, so we encourage you to bring your own or order in from area restaurants. 

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Operating Hours

TAPROOM:
Monday – Thursday: 4-10; Friday: 2-11
Saturday: Noon -11; Sunday: Noon-9

HAPPY HOURS & SPECIALS:
Happy Hour Daily 5-7pm & All Day Tuesday
Epically Priced Growler and Cub fills on Sunday

FOOD:
We’re long on beers,  but please bring your own food or order in from area places.

SPECIAL EVENTS HOSTING:
Like to party? Like stainless steel? We can accommodate up to 45 people in our brewhouse. Catering is available! Please complete this request form.

KEG SALES:
Please email sales@baerlicbrewing.com or call 503-477-9418. Clean corny kegs welcome!

BREWERY TOURS:
We will accommodate tours when we can so please ask. Expect a more regular tour schedule soon!

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12 TAPS A FLOWING • GROWLER FILLS • BREWERY TOURS
GOOD PEOPLE • GOOD TIMES • GOOD IDEA

BAERLIC BEERS OUT IN THE WILD

Unlike most breweries, we self-distribute our beer throughout the Portland metro area. That means that all the hard work of relationship building and maintenance (we love our accounts!), account management (staying organized) and beer delivery (actual heavy lifting) we do ourselves. We believe this keeps us more connected with the end consumer (you) and let’s us speak more clearly for ourselves. So, in addition to our taproom, you’ll find Baerlic beers at these Portland area bars, restaurants and other fine establishments.

WHAT THE HELL IS A BAERLIC?

Say bear-lick…like a bear licking the foam off a frosty mug. Etymologically, it’s an old-english adjective meaning “of barley.” As in there’s beer and then there’s baerlic beer! But feel free to use it whenever you want to describe something that you can’t get enough of. As in: “These waffles are baerlic!”

THE WHO’S WHO OF WHAT’S WHAT

Born out of an undying passion for the perfect pint of beer, Baerlic Brewing Company is a collaborative entity created by us, Ben Parsons and Richard Hall. After years of brewing on the small scale in a basement and winning numerous awards in amateur competitions all over the region, we decided that we should finally give in to the voices in our heads and move toward a small scale production brewery and taproom.

When we say The Beer Here Is Near And Dear, we mean it. We strive to work in as close a proximity as possible for all our ingredients, materials, vendors, supplies, and suppliers. And that allows us to absolutely love the beer that we brew.

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VISIT OUR TAPROOM

BAERLIC BREWING CO. & TAPROOM:
2235 SE 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97214

TAPROOM HOURS:
Monday – Thursday: 4-10 (happy hour all day Tues)
Friday: 2-11
Saturday: Noon -11
Sunday: Noon-9

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GENERAL INQUIRIES:
beer@baerlicbrewing.com
503-477-9418

SALES INQUIRIES:
sales@baerlicbrewing.com

EVENTS INQUIRIES:
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