In its July newsletter, No Label Brewing Co. recently announced the return of its seasonal release What The Hatch.
What The Hatch is a pale ale brewed with smoked Hatch chilies. It has a malt bill containing 2-row Pale, Carafoam, Carmel 30-37, Caramel 55 and Marris Otter. It is hopped with fuggles and Willamette for flavor and Cascade for bittering and aroma. Each batch of What The Hatch was also brewed with 30 pounds of raw Hatch chilies and 30 lbs of roasted smoked Hatch chilies.
It has an ABV of 6 percent and 17 IBUs. The beer will be available in 12-ounce bottle six-packs and on draft, although draft will be very limited. The official release date is Aug. 1, but you may see it on shelves as early as the week of July 25.