Brewed by Upstream Brewing Company
“Johnny” Dortmunder Lager is A Westphalian lager that originated in Germany’s steel and coal district along the River Ruhr in the 19th century. Dortmunder is the laborer’s answer to the elegant, aromatic deep golden Pilsner from Bohemia and the straw-blond, brilliant, malty Munich Helles. Upstreams “Johnny” Dortmunder Lager is a full-bodied, moderately hopped working man’s beer. It became the favorite quaff of coal miners and heavy industry workers in the first half of the 20th century.