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Oct/Nov 2010
Vol. 22 No. 6
What's Inside The Bitter Truth: Flavors for Fall, Fresh Hop Beer Tasting, ArtCrank Poster Show and more.

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Flavors of the Season
JubelaleJubelale is the ultimate festive beer and the object of great anticipation as the season approaches. The first beer Deschutes ever bottled, it has carved out its own category with a unique flavor and devoted following. Dark crystal malt, deep roasted flavor, and beautifully balanced hopping create the perfect celebration beer.

This year Oregon artist Natasha Bacca's unique "Creation of Light" graces the label. Bacca says, "...this piece illustrates a cold winter night in the background, with a dynamic, warm fire in the foreground. I wanted the composition of the work to exhibit a balance of cool scenery elements with the warm and energetic celebrations of the season, exemplifying this festive time of year." Jubelale is available across the western U.S. from October through December.  ABV 6.7% IBU's 60

Hop TripHop Trip. With a fresh hop pale ale, timing is everything.  Celebrating the hop harvest at its freshest, we literally rush out to Sodbuster Farm, just north of Salem, OR, gather their just-picked Crystal hop harvest, and rush it back to the brew kettles in Bend within 6 hours. More than a brewing curiosity, it's an intriguing testament to the various shades of this remarkable flower. Hop Trip is available now in 22 oz. bottles and on draft until it's gone, gone, gone...  ABV 5.5% IBU's 38
Upcoming Mountain Room Events
Fresh Hop Beer Tasting
Saturday, October 23rd | 6pm
Katrina Spatrisano, our Mountain Room Chef, will be preparing some of her favorite harvest time dishes to go pair with five of our fresh hop beers including Fresh Hop Mirror Pond and King Kone. Click here for the full menu.
$40 / person (includes beer, food and gratuity)

6th Annual Bethlehem Inn Benefit Beer Dinner
Saturday, November 20th |  6pm
Join us for a five-course, seated, beer-pairing dinner benefiting the Bethlehem Inn. We will be joined by local chefs Jeff Hunt from Spork, Brad Wood from Scanlon's, and Sam Reed from 10 Below.
The menu will be released on the Mountain Room's web page as we get closer to the date!
$80 / person (includes beer, food and gratuity)

Please contact Janette Sherman with questions or reservations for all Mountain Room events at 541.312.6946.
Hot Ticket
ArtCrank Poster ShowARTCRANK Poster Show
THURSDAY, OCT. 7th : 5PM - 11PM
The Cleaners at The Ace Hotel (Portland, OR)
Bikes are the world's most fun and accessible way to get around. Posters are the world's most fun and accessible art form. ARTCRANK brings them together and Deschutes Brewery is proud to sponsor this showcase of bicycle inspired, original poster artwork that everyone can enjoy. Admission is always free, and the posters created by local artists are priced to let everybody take home at least one.  And the proceeds from the beer will benefit Bikes to Rwanda!
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