Beer of the Week: 3 Stars Pounding Trees Double IPA

WASHINGTON — If you like hugging trees, try this next!

WTOP’s Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about 3 Stars Pounding Trees Double IPA for the latest edition of WTOP’s Beer of the Week.

Quick Facts: 

  • Brewery: 3 Stars Brewing Co. Pounding Trees Double IPA, Washington, D.C.
  • Description: This double IPA is strong but well-rounded. Dank and resinous, it has herbaceous and citrus qualities and is very piney on the palate.
  • ABV: 8 percent
  • Greg’s pairing suggestions: Grilled meats (steak, juicy burgers, lamb chops), Indian cuisine (curries), Tex-Mex

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