At Dwinell Country Ales, we like to make American wild ales -  unique beers fermented with an elegant blend of yeast and bacteria. Pure Simcoe Mountain water,  delicate heirloom malts, Yakima Valley hops,  and  a rich microflora give our beers a distinct sense of origin. These are Country Ales. 

 
 

On Tap Now:

Updated 2/21/18

Ghost Town | Wheat Ale

Bright. Citrusy. Sessionable.

A refreshing, Berlin-style wheat ale showcasing notes of lemon, a crisp, juicy acidity, and a dry finish. Brewed with 100% Mecca Grade Estate Malt (Madras, OR). Try it with our Cranberry Lime Syrup!

3.2% ABV

Gold Dust II | White Ale

Floral. Elegant. Refreshing.

A bright, creamy Belgian classic with notes of honey and vanilla. This batch was brewed with local golden pluots and delicately roasted coriander,  balanced by a quenching finish.

4.7% ABV

Farmhand | Hoppy Farmhouse Ale

Fresh. Hoppy. Bright.

A spring seasonal spiced with roasted coriander then bountifully hopped with Citra and Mandarina Bavaria. Brewed in collaboration with Bale Breaker Brewing Company (Yakima, WA).

6.5% ABV

Dumb Luck | Dark Farmhouse Ale

Roasty. Malty. Complex.

A dark, rustic ale with hints of chocolate and sweetened espresso. Intense malt flavors and a bright fruity zest give way to a soft roasty finish.

7.0% ABV

Fallback | Milk Stout

Rich. Chocolate. Roast.

A classic stout brewed with lactose and fermented with our farmhouse yeast culture. Intense notes of sweet chocolate are supported by a play of roasted malts and a dry finish.

5.4% ABV

Easy Squeezy | India Pale Ale

Tropical. Hoppy. Hazy.

A generously hopped India Pale Ale brewed with malted oats and lactose. A bright, juicy hop profile complements a soft bitterness and a dry finish. Brewed in collaboration with Fortside Brewing Company and Hookum Brewing Company.

5.9% ABV

Lock Stock | India Pale Ale  

Hoppy. Malty. Floral.             

An English-style India Pale Ale with a smooth bitterness and a pronounced malt character. Floral and herbaceous hop notes  lead to a clean, slightly-sweet finish. Brewed in collaboration with Loowit Brewing Company.

5.8% ABV

Blue Light | Golden Lager

Crisp. Complex. Clean.

A rich, complex maltiness with a pronounced yet soft bitterness and a spicy, floral hop flavor. 

5.1% ABV

 
 
 

Guest Taps:

Dry | Hard Cider Seattle Cider Co - Seattle, WA One of the driest ciders on the market. The golden orange glow of this unique cider lends way to notes of lilac, blood orange and green apple on the nose. Dry and pleasantly acidic, flavors of nectarine, under ripe peach and tart cherry hit the palate with no residual sweetness. 6.5% ABV

Dry | Hard Cider

Seattle Cider Co - Seattle, WA

One of the driest ciders on the market. The golden orange glow of this unique cider lends way to notes of lilac, blood orange and green apple on the nose. Dry and pleasantly acidic, flavors of nectarine, under ripe peach and tart cherry hit the palate with no residual sweetness.

6.5% ABV

Bottom Cutter | Double IPA  Bale Breaker Brewing Co - Yakima, WA        Double dry-hopped with homegrown Yakima hops, Bottomcutter IIPA may be light in color but is packed with citrus and pine hop character.  This Imperial IPA is brewed to finish dry, perfect for the combination of Citra®, Simcoe®, and Ekuanot™ hops.  As the bottomcutter is a tractor that leads the topcutter through the fields during harvest, this beer will lead to a new appreciation for our valley’s hops. 8.2% ABV

Bottom Cutter | Double IPA 

Bale Breaker Brewing Co - Yakima, WA       

Double dry-hopped with homegrown Yakima hops, Bottomcutter IIPA may be light in color but is packed with citrus and pine hop character.  This Imperial IPA is brewed to finish dry, perfect for the combination of Citra®, Simcoe®, and Ekuanot™ hops.  As the bottomcutter is a tractor that leads the topcutter through the fields during harvest, this beer will lead to a new appreciation for our valley’s hops.

8.2% ABV

 

Non-alcoholic Drinks:

Sportsman's Soda | Housemade

Fresh sodas made with seltzer water and housemade syrups.

Brown Sugar Mocha Soda

Cranberry Lime Fizz

Hot Cocoa or Assorted Teas

 

Past Beers:

Horse Thief | Wild Pale Ale

Citrusy. Hoppy. Funky.

A Citra wet hop beer blended with a brett pale ale. Intense notes of citrus, peaches, and cream are supported by a touch of funk.

5.0% ABV

 
 

Cabin Fever | Farmhouse Amber

Malty. Spicy. Smooth.

A traditional, artisanal beer from Northern France with a rich maltiness, a spicy hop character, notes of clove, and a dry finish.

8.0% ABV

Sour Cherry Fallback | Stout

Fruit. Chocolate. Roast.

Our milk stout, Fallback, refermented with sour cherries and blended with a brown ale conditioned with wild yeast. Notes of tart fruit, sweet chocolate, and roasted malts lead to a dry finish.

5.8% ABV

Shark Jump | Hoppy Wheat Ale

Bright. Juicy. Tropical.                   

A German-style wheat ale heavily hopped with Enigma, Hallertau Blanc, and Calypso. Aromas of over-ripened fruit give way to a dry yet juicy finish. Sharks jumped in collaboration with Mecca Grade Estate Malt, Imperial Yeast, and Yakima Valley Hops.

7.6% ABV

Faith Healer | Golden Wild Ale

Bright. Vineous. Funky.

A golden ale fermented with a mixed-culture of wild yeast, Sherry flor, and lactic-acid bacteria. Aged in stainless steel for three months.

5.6% ABV

Lowdown | Wheat Ale

Lively. Fruity. Refreshing.

A German-style gose wheat ale with a citrusy aroma, balanced malt flavor, and slight acidity. A dry, unfiltered beer brewed with Goldendale white wheat, roasted coriander, and a dash of sea salt.

4.6% ABV

Staring Contest | India Pale Ale  

Hoppy. Juicy. Bright.             

A Yakima-style India Pale Ale bountifully dosed with Citra, Mosaic, and Simcoe cryo hops. Brewed in collaboration with Varietal Beer Co

7.1% ABV

Witchcraft | Fresh Hop Pale Ale

Hoppy. Juicy. Fruity.

A wet hop pale ale with intense notes of citrus, tropical fruit, and cream. Generously hopped with whole cone Citra (Toppenish) and Cascade (Goldendale).

5.1% ABV

Mind Share | Chardonnay Wild Ale

Vineous. Bright. Citrusy.

A mixed-culture golden ale re-fermented with chardonnay grapes. Intense notes of tart citrus are supported by a dry, cider-like finish.

6.5% ABV

Quick Draw | India Pale Ale

Hoppy. Fruity. Malty.

A strong hop bitterness with notes of citrus and resin are balanced by a caramel malty sweetness.

6.7% ABV

Punch Line | Pinot Wild Pale Ale

Citrusy. Hoppy. Funky.

Our wild pale ale Horse Thief re-fermented with pinot gris must from Maryhill Winery.

5.5% ABV

Summer Fallow | Golden Harvest Ale

Juicy.Tropical. Spicy.

A generously dry-hopped, refreshing summer farmhouse ale with an intense fruitiness, a prickly acidity, and dry finish.

4.7% ABV

Easy Peasy | Summer Shandy

Light. Fresh. Lemony.

Our wheat ale Lowdown, blended with a shot of tonic water and dash of fresh lemon juice for a nice refreshing zing. 

4.0% ABV

Mind Tongue | Medusa Wild Ale

Vineous. Hoppy. Funky.

A golden ale fermented with a mixed-culture of wild yeast and bacteria, re-fermented with chardonnay grapes, and dry-hopped with Medusa, a wild hop variety native to Colorado and New Mexico.

5.5% ABV

Cherry Dumb Luck | Dark Farmhouse Ale

Roasty. Malty. Complex.

Our dark, roasty farmhouse ale Dumb Luck re-fermented with local cherries from Ekone Ranch.

7.0% ABV

Gold Rush | Spiced Wheat Ale

Honey. Orange. Spice.

We've taken our Lowdown wheat ale and updated it with some Fall flavors by adding a house made syrup. 

4.6% ABV

Gold Dust I | White Ale

Citrusy. Elegant. Refreshing.

A hazy, creamy Belgian classic with notes of honey and vanilla. Hints of orange zest and roasted coriander balanced by a tart, dry finish. 

4.4% ABV

Pluot Lookie Loo | Fruit Brown Ale

Fruity. Tart. Dry.

Sun-kissed pluots (a plum/apricot) from the Maryhill Fruit Company add deep stone fruit flavors to our Lookie Loo brown ale in this special beer.

5.4% ABV

Lookie Loo | Brown Ale

Malty. Fruity. Crisp.

A malty-sweet session brown ale with a gentle caramel aroma, hints of red fruit, and a lingering finish. 

5.4% ABV

Huckleberry Dumb Luck | Dark Farmhouse Ale

Roasty. Malty. Complex.

A dark, rustic ale with hints of chocolate and sweetened espresso. Intense malt flavors and a bright fruity zest give way to a soft roasty finish. This special batch was blended with fresh Washington huckleberries!

7.0% ABV

Short Hand | Hoppy Brown Ale

Citrusy. Malty. Fruity.

Caramel maltiness, a touch of acid, and a burst of aromatic hops give way to a smooth, dry finish.

5.4% ABV

Loopy Loo | Coffee Brown Ale

Malty. Fruity. Roasty.

Our Lookie Loo brown ale spiked with rich, chocolaty, double-filtered cold brew coffee from Father Michael’s Roastery.

5.4%ABV

Fool’s Gold | Wild Pale Ale

Fruity. Hoppy. Funky.

A pale ale dry-hopped with Azacca and blended with white grape must. Intense notes of stone fruit, citrus and cream are supported by a touch of funk.

4.4% ABV

Foolproof | Apricot Golden Ale

Bright. Nectarious. Tart.

A refreshing summer ale with a fruity zing. Apricots from the Maryhill Fruit Company and a light malt character support a long-lasting, quenching acidity. 

5.3% ABV

Outnumbered | Wild Cherry Porter

SPECIAL RELEASE 8/19/17