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US - Hair of the Dog

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Hair of the Dog

4509 Southeast 23rd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202

Chef-turned-brewer Alan Sprints founded this tiny cult brewery in 1994. His first ale, Adam, was brewed in the Adambier style of Dortmund in Germany, and based on the research of beer writer Fred Eckhardt.

Brewing secret

Every bottle carries a batch number. Check the website to match it to brewing and bottling dates.


beer style: Strong Ale
alcohol content: 10% ABV

Rich and complex, with dark fruits, bread, chocolate, smoked peat, and more, all cleverly unified.


beer style: Strong Ale
alcohol content: 10% ABV

Named after Eckhardt, this beer defies categorization. Dark fruits and juicy ones, spices and hops—impossible to summarize.

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