Deschutes River Ale

Brewer Notes
Crisp, sessionable and undeniably refreshing.
Malt Pale, Munich, Carapils, Crystal
Hops Cascade, Crystal, Nugget
Alc. 3.9% IBU. 28 Cal. 140/12oz
  • Refreshing
  • Sessionable
  • Crisp

Once called Riviere des Chutes by French Trappers, the Deschutes River feeds our beers and souls alike. Merci.

Here’s one that’s clean and refreshing enough for the long haul, but fully graced with hop aroma, malt heft and clear craft passion. Sit back, relax, and let the subtle pleasures reveal.

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Deschutes River Ale

Deschutes River Ale Recipes

A tasty plate and a great pint is a match made in heaven. Our chefs find that together they can be even more beguiling than apart. Here are a few of their favorites.

Deschutes River Ale Pairings

Putting tasty Deschutes beer together with the right foods can be a match made in heaven.

Deschutes River Ale Awards

Some of the many awards we've won for our beers.

  • 2014
    Australian International Beer Awards - Silver
    International Beer Challenge - Silver
    World Beer Awards - America's Gold
  • 2013
    Brussels Beer Challenge - Silver
    World Beer Awards - Best Bitter Up to 4%

Deschutes River Ale Homebrew Recipe

Anyone passionate enough to homebrew has our respect. Also, in tribute, these handy blueprints of the nuts, bolts, hops, malts and nuances of our favorite brews.


Recipe Type
All Grain
Batch Size
5 Gallons
Original Gravity
Final Gravity
Boil Time
90 minutes
Fermentation Temp
65° F
Yeast Type
English Ale