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Breakside India Golden Ale Release and a Beer Dinner

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Breakside Brewery has two big events this week. Tuesday the Portland and Milwaukie-based brewery celebrates the release of India Golden Ale double IPA and Wednesday it hosts a beer dinner in Eugene at The Bier Stein.


India Golden Ale double IPA Bottle Release Party

Tues. April 18th 6-8pm
Bridgetown Beerhouse
915 N Shaver St, Portland, Oregon 97227

The promise of spring returns with the release of Breakside’s India Golden Ale at Bridgetown Beerhouse.

This “golden double IPA” is the lightest, hoppiest beer you’ll ever taste! India Golden Ale or “IGA” highlights the route that lots of new hop bombs are headed: light in body, lighter in color, and HUGE in citrus flavor and aroma. The Mosaic hops give this beer a bright mix of stonefruit and tropical flavors along with a big piney backbone; while the fruity Eldorado hops soften the finish. The malt bill is kept incredibly simple to allow the hops to take center stage in this elegant and refreshing beer.

IN addition to IGA bottles for purchase to-go we will have our fan favorite seasonal IGA on tap alongside Rainbows & Unicorns session IPA.

Come taste the gold in your glass, and stick around for the raffle items, games, giveaways and swag.


Breakside Beer Dinner

Wed. April 19th 6-8:30pm
The Bier Stein
1591 Willamette St, Eugene, Oregon 97401

We are thrilled to announce a collaborative beer dinner with Breakside Brewery! Fans are likely familiar with their GABF Gold-medal winning IPA among the other award-winning beers in their repertoire. Well, we couldn’t have done a Breakside dinner without the IPA– however, this beer dinner focuses more on those that don’t have as far of a reach. You may not know that Breakside maintains two separate barrel-aging rooms at its Milwaukie production facility (one “clean,” one wild), and has a catalog of beer from which to create some pretty spirited blends. We had a great time tasting and brainstorming with the crew in Portland, and think you’ll enjoy the dishes we’ve created to complement and enhance these lovely beers.

Tickets are $65, including gratuity, and must be purchased in advance. Pick them up at the register or call and reserve your ticket (541) 485-2437


Beer batter tempura-fried, nori-wrapped vegetables
with Wilsner – Pilsner with Simcoe Hops

Jerk Albacore Tuna with Wild greens
with Simba Saison

-Pappardelle Pasta with Hazelnut-Nettle Pesto and Wild Mushrooms
with India Pale Ale

-Spice-rubbed chicken thigh, carrot ‘bacon,’ and bleu cheese cream
with Smoked Porter

Savory Bite:
Vermouth-cured Salmon with Juniper Crème Fraiche, Rice Cracker
with Carte Blanche (Gin meets Brett & Hops)

Éclair with Green Strawberry Cream, Thyme Syrup Drizzle
with Homunculus (Farmhouse, US Hops, Brett Blend)

Founder of The New School and most frequent contributor Ezra Johnson-Greenough has worked in the craft beer industry for almost 10 years, doing everything from illustrating beer labels to bartending at renowned beer bars and breweries like Belmont Station, Apex, Laurelwood and Upright Brewing. He has also had a hand in creating events like the Portland Fruit Beer Festival, Portland Beer Week, and the Brewing up Cocktails series. He is available for freelance consultation in marketing, events, graphic design and branding. Contact: [email protected]

1 Comment

  1. Patrick

    April 17, 2017 at 10:01 pm

    I think the date for the beer dinner is incorrectly stated in the article. It says April 16, but that isn’t a Wednesday.

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