This is as local as it gets! All the barley and hops we used in this beer are grown right here in Albany County at Indian Ladder Farms and Helderberg Hop Farms. Just down the road from us in Altamont (generally more famous for their cider doughnuts and pick-your-own than hops and barely) Indian Ladder Farms [...]
- Some vintage labels and advertisements for Evans' Ales.
- Brewing tanks on the upper mezzanine.
- An assortment of our fine ales.
- The brewing process stages: Malt grinder, spent malt, and wort.
- One of our bartenders, in front of the taps.
About the Beer
Inherent in each pint of Evans’ beer is over two-hundred and twenty-five years of fine brewing craftsmanship. From the eighteenth century to the twenty-first, our handmade brews continue our award-winning tradition. Stop in and be a part of our ongoing history!
With the rise of New York State grown hops we here at CH Evans are doing what we can to source our ingredients locally. On the taps right now is our Hop Harvest IPA. Brewed with heaps of Nugget and dry-hopped with even more Centennial hops this brew is fresh and lively with hop flavor and [...]
In time for the ending celebrations of Munich’s Oktoberfest we’re hosting our 3rd annual Oktoberfest Beer Dinner! Having been so wildly successful over the past 2 years we couldn’t help but to bring it back for round three! In addition to the incredible pairing of 5 German-style food courses served with 5 German-style brews (menu [...]
Due to slightly lower numbers than expected for our inaugural boat cruise along the Hudson we have decided to post-pone our date with Dutch Apple cruises for a few months to give us some time to better plan, promote and prepare. If you purchased tickets for the cruise please bring them with you along with [...]
This Belgo-American IPA is brewed in conjunction with Ales for ALS. We signed up to be part of this great endeavor which pairs breweries from across the country with hops growers in the Pacific Northwest and the ALS Therapy Development Institute. We happily hopped on board to get access to this incredible hop blend and [...]
This highly sessionable White IPA is here to satisfy the hopheads. Brewed with malted and unmalted wheat for a beautifully light cloudy appearance and smooth mouthfeel, this brew is also packed with hops. 31 delicious IBUs and a huge addition of dry-hops work extremely well with the 4.4% alcohol level. Bright and fresh hop nose, [...]
The CH Evans “Black and Tan” puts all others to shame. This malt beauty begins with our delicious Maibock, a deep amber lager with bold malt, layered with our nitrogen poured Rum Barrel Aged Poor Soldier Porter. This fine blend is only available for a very limited time! 7.2 ABV
… 7.3 ABV
Our Belgian Pale ale is brewed with our select house yeast and a wonderful blend of North American and Australian hops and continental malt. We started the fermentation of this brew cold to accentuate the spicy phenols, and allowed the temperature to free rise throughout fermentation to capture the fruity esters produced by the yeast. [...]
Brewed specifically for pouring on nitrogen our velvety smooth Cream Ale is the perfect addition to a warm spring day, or night. A slightly sweet malt flavor with an ultra smooth mouthfeel, due to the us of oats and nitrogen, and just enough hops to add the perfect balance. Slainte! 4.9%