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Dogfish Head Piston Honda


Formerly brewed at Dogfish Head Brewery
Milton, Delaware USA
Style: Premium Lager | Ratings: 2 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 4.5%
This brother of FedEx Mild is a clean crisp lager brewed with a Japanese Hop called Sorachi Ace. We used 20 lbs. of this hop straight from the vine to give the beer a bright, pleasant lemony aroma with some subtle spiciness. The Lager has a deep golden color and plenty of hop flavor without too much bitterness. This brew-pub exclusive will pair well with our Calamari or any light seafood dish. The name Piston Honda comes from Mike Tysonís Punch Out!! Video game.

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