It began as a suggestion from a listener of the 3 Guys Before The Game podcast.
He wanted to know why someone had not created a beer called Hoppy Kerchev-ALE, named in honor of the legendary Metronews Talkline host and broadcast hall-of-fame member Hoppy Kercheval.
Great suggestion! The mission is now complete.
Morgantown based Chestnut Brew Works has created an Appalachian Pilsner with a blend of classic and contemporary styles. Brewmeister Bill Rittenour said Kerchev-ALE has an American pilsner style malt base, and a touch of flaked corn which is then generously dry-hopped with Mosaic and Citra hops.