Logsdon Farmhouse Ales
Ratings: 11 | Reviews: 5 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by barleywinefiend:
4.28/5 rDev -2.7%
A: As soon as I read Logsdon's had opened a taproom I had to go. Glad I did. After my GPS took me deep into some farmland/orchards off of the highway, up and about I finally saw the red farmhouse in the distance. When I pulled up there was another beer chaser present. The guys there gave us the tour and answered some questions, very cool guys, laid back tour. Amazing place. This guys are cranking out world class beers from this setup. I pretty much met and talked it up with the crew. As I finished the tour we went to a small tasting room w/ no chairs standing room only, and had some good stuff.
Q: All of the beers I had were good of course. I had the Oaked Bretta, Cerasus, Aberrant, Seizon Bretta and Kili. All good.
S: Amazingly friendly and helpful. Great conversation. The brewers take their time and talk true beer to you, answer your questions and provide some good insight. The lady helping pour was super nice as well. Great service all the way around.
S: While they had about 7 Logsdons beer ready you can pay $5 and get a tour with 5 tasters. Not to shabby. If you buy a bottle the $5 fee is waived! I purchased Cerasus and Aberrant along with some glassware.
F: No food here
07-15-2013 16:27:03 | More by barleywinefiend
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4.68/5 rDev +6.4%
One of the most beautiful places I've ever had a beer. It's an awesome experience to be at the barn/brewery drinking amazing beer with an equally amazing view. Everyone we met was incredibly friendly and welcoming. Truly an awesome place, I can't wait to go back.
07-14-2014 20:37:29 | More by PretzelCity
4.34/5 rDev -1.4%
A bit biased on this review considering this is one of my favorite brewers, and in terms of style of beer, hands down my favorite.
The visit to logsdon's farmhouse is a bit of an experience. Your navigation tells you the destination is on the left, and you're left thinking you're about to just walk onto someones property, ready for someone to walk out with a shotgun. Not the case obviously.
It was very humbling to see where my favorite beer comes from, off a small for in a red farmhouse.
We were greeted as soon as we got out of the car, and started off trying a tapped version of their Seizen, Seizon Bretta, and the titan of them all, Peche n Brett. He then popped open a bottle of the recent batch of Cerasus. It's $5 for a flight but you don't have to pay it if you're going to buy bottles he said. He explained the backgrounds of the labels, gave some hints to some upcoming projects/brews, and gave us some stories of the farm.
It was an awesome experience enjoying our brew on the farm with a beautiful view of mount hood.
I'd make the drive out there for that again for sure.
03-22-2014 16:59:44 | More by paul_db
4.93/5 rDev +12%
A friend of mine wanted to drive down to Portland for the weekend to tour a few breweries and pick up some hard to find beers. He suggested that we take the extra time to head to Logsdon. It was definitely worth it. We arrived fairly early and were the only ones there at the time. After taking in the beautiful scenery and perfect setting we were invited in by a very friendly gentleman.
He immediately poured us our first tasting and told us about the brewery, some of the history, etc. Whenever we were finished it was on the next. We were able to sample the Seizon, Seizon Bretta, Cerasus, Peche 'n Brett, and Kili Witt. Unfortunately, the Oak Aged Bretta wasn't available which was sad because we all wanted to try it. They were all excellent, as was expected. I didn't really care for the Kili. It could have been because it was the last beer we sampled and it has a much lighter taste. Throughout the entire tasting process the host was happy to answer any questions that we had. We all left with multiple bottles and various gift items. We all later wished that we had purchased more as some of them are hard to find in our area. (WA)
All in all it was an awesome experience. The view alone is worth it. By the time we left it started to fill in, so I was glad we were able to get there early and have a more private experience. We visited other breweries and had a great time, but this was definitely the highlight of the trip for me. If you're ever out anywhere near Hood River I would definitely make the trip.
03-17-2014 08:48:19 | More by JerryBoBerry
Logsdon Farmhouse Ales in Hood River, OR
94 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.