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Double Mountain releasing Killer Lion Fresh Hop IPA

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Just when you think the Fresh Hop season is over, more keep rolling out, for instance ‘s new bottles of Killer Lion Fresh Hop IPA.


More from the press release:

This well balanced fresh hop ale is currently available on draft and in bottles at the downtown Hood River Taproom and SE Portland Taproom in the Woodstock neighborhood. Killer Lion can also be found throughout the Northwest, and British Columbia.

“Of course we had to do a killer fresh hop version of the Hop Lion, the beer gods demanded it. When the lion roars, you gotta listen.”– Matt Swihart, Brewmaster

Killer Hop Lion 

Fresh Hop IPA

7.8.% ABV, 82 BU


Description: Fresh Citra and Mosaic hops lead with pride lending dank, green, tropic resin and evergreen.  Blood orange, tangelo, and bread stalk closely behind, with the earthy scent of Northwest petrichor hanging in the finish.


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. Allen Tyler

    October 6, 2017 at 9:53 pm

    What a pleasant, late season surprise! Can’t wait to try it.

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