Deschutes Mirror Pond Pale Ale
Credit: Photograph by Jeff Harris

Deschutes Mirror Pond Pale Ale

Despite its complexity – citrus-tinged pine, crisp and faintly sweet – this mellow beer has blown up across the country in the past 10 years, topping our Best Beers list in 2004, and continuing to win big awards. (5% ABV) [www.deschutesbrewery.com]