Year Round Beers

  • Penn Pilsner

  • Penn Dark

  • Penn Gold

  • Penn Weizen

  • Penn Kaiser Pils

  • Penn IPA

   

Penn Pilsner


Our flagship beer. 

Amber-colored with a malty nose and a touch of Noble hops, Penn Pilsner has caramel and toffee notes as well as toasted, nutty hints.  Penn Pilsner is a very well-rounded, balanced, and flavorful lager beer.

Style:
Vienna Lager 

Alcohol content: 5.0% ABV 
Availability: Year-Round 

Packaging formats: 6-pack, 12-pack, 24-pack, draft

Specs:
OG/plato: 12.0 

FG/plato: 2.5
IBUs: 30 
Hops: Hallertau Perle, Hallertau Tradition
Malt: Two-row, Caramel 

Awards: 2001 - Gold Medal - National Beverage Tasting Institute



   

Penn Dark


A European-style Dark / Münchener Dunkel.
Deep reddish-mahogany in color with sweet caramel malt, nutty and toffee notes, and roasted hints. Penn Dark has a moderate hopping rate and a crisp, clean lager beer finish. A surprisingly smooth dark beer.  

Style: European-Style Dark / Münchener Dunkel
Alcohol content: 5.0% ABV
Availability: Year Round

Packaging formats: 6-pack, 12-pack, 24-pack, draft

Specs:
OG/plato: 12.0
FG/plato: 2.9
IBUs: 25
Hops: Perle
Malt: Two-row, Munich, Black 

Awards:  
 
Great American Beer Festival®: 2011 - Bronze Medal, European-Style Dunkel
 Great American Beer Festival®: 2004 - Bronze Medal, European-Style Dark/Müncher Dunkel
 Great American Beer Festival®: 2003 - Silver Medal, European-Style Dark/Müncher Dunkel
 Great American Beer Festival®: 1999 - Bronze Medal, European-Style Dark/Müncher 
World Beer Cup®: 2000 - Gold Medal

 

 

   

Penn Gold


Our Munich Helles.
Malty, bready, and sweet flavors come together with just enough hops to round out this beer. Pale golden in color, this lager is delicate and delicious. 

Style: Münchener Helles
Alcohol content: 4.5% ABV
Availability: Year-Round

Packaging formats: draft

Specs:
OG/plato: 11.0
FG/plato: 1.9
IBUs: 20
Hops: Perle
Malt: Two-row 

Awards:  
 Great American Beer Festival©: 
2001 - Gold Medal, Münchner-Style Helles
 Great American Beer Festival©: 1999 - Bronze Medal, Münchner-Style Helles
 Great American Beer Festival©: 1998 - Gold Medal, Münchner-Style Helles
 Penn Light Lager - Great American Beer Festival©: 1993- Gold Medal, Lager, Münchner Helles, & Dortmunder Export
 Penn Light Lager - Great American Beer Festival©: 1990- Gold Medal, Lager, Münchner Helles, & Dortmunder Export

   

Penn Weizen


Bavarian-style wheat beer.
A very refreshing and effervescent unfiltered ale with pronounced notes of banana and clove. Weizen is lightly hopped, and has abundant carbonation and a pleasant citric tartness. Especially nice during the hot days of summer.

Style: Bavarian-Style Wheat Beer
Alcohol content: 5.25% ABV
Availability: Spring & Summer

Packaging formats: 6-pack, 12-pack, 24-pack, draft

Specs:
OG/Plato: 12.5
FG/Plato: 2.6
IBUs: 16
Hops: Perle
Malt: Two-row, White Wheat

Awards:
United States Beer Tasting Championship:
2007 - National Grand Champion
2006 - National Grand Champion
2005 - National Grand Champion
2004 - National Grand Champion
2003 - National Grand Champion 
2002 - National Grand Champion
NOTE: In 2004, Penn Weizen was rated "Exceptional" and awarded one of only two Gold Medals at the World Beer Championship in the Hefe Weizen (Bavarian-style wheat beer) category, joining Germany's renowned Weihenstephan Brauerei.

2006 - Men's Journal 25 Best Beers in America" 

 Great American Beer Festival©: 2002 - Bronze Medal, German-Style Wheat Ale
 Great American Beer Festival©: 2000 - Gold Medal, German-Style Wheat Ale
 Penn Hefe-Weizen - Great American Beer Festival©: 1997 - Silver Medal, German-Style Wheat Ale
 World Beer Cup: 2002 - Silver Medal



 

   

Kaiser Pils


A Northern German Pils.                 
A clean, crisp, light-bodied lager featuring a very healthy dose of Noble hops. Kaiser Pils uses pale two-row barley malt as a backbone and has a fine level of carbonation that produces a lovely white foam head.

Style: Northern German Pils
Alcohol content: 4.5% ABV
Availability: Year-Round

Packaging formats: 6-pack, 12-pack, 24-pack, draft

Specs:
OG/plato:  11.0
FG/plato:  1.9
IBUs:  45
Hops:  Perle, Hallertau Tradition, Spalt
Malt: Two-row

Awards:
 Great American Beer Festival©: 2008 - Gold Medal, German-Style Pilsner


 

   

Penn IPA


Our hopped-up American IPA.
A very robust, amber-colored, hoppy beer made with a blend of nine different American hops. Bright citrus notes, layers of spicy and earthy tones, and a great fruit character make this a world class American IPA. 



Style: American IPA
Alcohol content: 7.0% ABV
Availability: Year-Round

Packaging formats: 6-pack, 12-pack, 24-pack, draft

Specs:

OG/plato: 16.0

FG/plato: 3.0

IBUs: 70
Hops: Crystal, Columbus, Citra, Chinook, Cascade, Cluster, Centennial, Summit, and Simcoe
Malt: Two-row, Crystal, and Pale Malts