Our Beer

Year Round

4.7% ABV, 20 IBUs

Bare Bones is a traditional German-style Kolsch ale, light and crisp with just an hint of hop character for a clean, refreshing sip every time.     

6.5% ABV, 62 IBUs

Orange-hued IPA with strong, earthy resin and bright citrus notes from Citra, Nugget, Centennial, Columbus, & Ekuanot hops; finishes citrusy and dry.

ON HIATUS

6.0% ABV, 35 IBU's

Hop-forward red ale brewed with Chinook, Mosaic and Amarillo hops. Honey and toffee flavors from the malts perfectly balance citrus, apricot and subtle tropical fruit flavors of the hops.

AvailableTo-Go at the Taproom
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Violets Beget Violets

Blackberry/raspberry Kettle Sour

Kettle-soured and fermented with loads of blackberries and raspberries. Refreshingly tart with strong aromas and flavors of raspberry and blackberry. 

ABV

5.5

IBU

10

Pomeranian Bowling League

Barrel-aged Double Oatmeal Stout

Aged 9 months in One Eight Distillery rye whiskey barrels. Notes of chocolate, vanilla and rye whiskey. 

ABV

10%

IBU

25

Serves You Rice

Purple Rice Saison

Collaboration with Black Narrows Brewing Company & USA Rice, brewed with PURPLE RICE grown in Rayne, Louisianna, and fermented with Black Narrows house saison yeast.

ABV

5%

IBU

20

Sunbreaker

Hefeweizen

A refreshingly light and complex Bavarian-style wheat beer. Clove on the palate and just a hint of banana to finish.

ABV

5.3

IBU

13

Next Tropic

Hazy Pale Ale

Bright, citrusy and tropical. Dry hopped heavily with Mosaic, Amarillo and Sabro. 

ABV

5.0%

IBU

20

Southern Torrent 

Belgian Saison

Perfectly balanced fruity and peppery yeast character with a refreshingly dry finish

ABV

5.5%

IBU

20

Social Rice-Olation

Blended Brettanomyces barrel-aged Saison

Purple rice wort fermented with Trappist yeast & mixed with brettanomyces barrel aged saison. Slightly Tart & Funky

ABV

6.5%

IBU

20

Seedless Sour

Watermelon Gose

Small batch gose brewed with Himalayan pink salt and fermented with Maryland-grown watermelons pureed in-house. Slightly tart and very refreshing. 

ABV

5.5

IBU

10

Shattered Galaxy

Dry Hopped Belgian Pale ale

A classic fruity & dry Belgian pale ale fermented with Trappist ale yeast, then double dry-hopped with Citra & Australian Galaxy hops for aromas of orange, passionfruit and stonefruit. 

ABV

5.2

IBU

25

Kühl As A...

Cucumber Kölsch

Our classic Kolsch-style ale lagered on local Maryland-grown cucumbers for a refreshing Summer twist. 

ABV

4.7

IBU

20

On Hiatus

Panda Strike Force

HAZY IPA

7% ABV, 25 IBUs

A bright and tropical hazy IPA brewed with a mix of new school Pacific Northwest-grown hop varieties. 

Barrel-Aged Groundskeeper Islay

 

9.6% ABV

A full-bodied, malt forward Scottish style ale brewed to tradition. Aged 11 months in American Whiskey barrels.  Dark copper body is complimented by rich notes of caramel, oak and vanilla and a dry finish.

Dunkelweiss

4.7% ABV, 16 IBU's

 

This refreshing dark wheat beer was open fermented with German Hefeweizen yeast to give it incredible depth and complexity for its mere 4.7% ABV. Our Dunkelweiss is one of only a handful of beers in the world brewed without any barley whatsoever.

Wave of Phase

Double India Pale Ale

8.5% ABV, 35 IBUs

Smooth and highly aromatic, with aromas of citrus, light piney resin and tropical fruit. Double dry hopped with Citra and Mosaic. 

Beyond the Infinite

HAZY TRIPLE IPA

11.1% ABV, 45 IBUs

Fermented with Oregon-grown Cascade wet hop resin, double dry hopped with Bru-1, Idaho 7 & Mosaic

Heart of Glass

BELGIAN BLONDE ALE

7.0% ABV, 20 IBUs

Pear and spice from the hops and Trappist ale yeast dominate in this classic Belgian blonde ale. 

Fringe Class

HAZY PALE ALE

5.2% ABV, 45 IBUs

Rotating hop series fermented with Norwegian yeast

Grampus

SMOKED NUT BROWN ALE

6.5% ABV, 20 IBUs

Brewed with Copper Fox Distillery applewood/cherrywood smoked malt. Smooth chocolate flavor with subtle fruity smoke character on the nose and the finish. 

Hellbender Brewing Company

5788 2nd Street, NE Washington, DC 20011

contact@hellbenderbeer.com

202.827.8768