Leikam Brewing Celebrates Chanukah with 2018 Maccabeer Release in Cans

One of the few examples of Chanukah beers available, Leikam Brewing will be releasing the 2018 edition of Maccabeer on November 19th at John’s Marketplace in SW Portland. Maccabeer will be available for pick-up at the Leikam Brewery in SE Portland and at local bottleshops like Market of Choice and Belmont Station. John’s Marketplace will host a festive release party from 5:30-7:30pm. This year Chanukah begins Sunday, December 2nd at sundown.

More from a press release:

Leikam Brewing is committed to giving back and the principle of tikkun olam.This Winter IPA will generate funds to support the House That Beer Built, a partnership between Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East and local craft breweries. Together, we’re celebrating the strength and creativity of Portland’s community-minded craft beer industry while funding affordable homeownership opportunities in Portland.

Description: Winter IPA with simcoe, cascade and chinook hops. 6.3% ABV, 50 IBU

About Leikam Brewing: Founded in 2014, Leikam Brewing is a certified kosher, community-supported, 5 bbl brewery, located the backyard of Sonia Marie and Theo Leikam’s Southeast Portland home. They can be found on tap and in cans throughout the Portland metro at fine beer establishments and local farmers’ markets. Learn more at  www.leikambrewing.com.

About The House That Beer Built: The House That Beer Built is a partnership between Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East and local craft breweries and beer-related business. Proceeds of this beer will provide an amazing family a home in Portland’s vibrant and diverse Cully neighborhood. Join us and help make the dream of homeownership a reality for local families in need of a decent place to live.

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