TASTING ROOM TAP LIST
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to find out the latest taps. Updated 09/18/2018.
TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY SPECIALS – Wed. September 19th
“Walk the Plank” flight of (5) tasters
PIRATE’S BREAKFAST VARIANTS | Imperial Oatmeal Stout | 8.4% ABV
1. Maple & Toasted Pecan
2. Peanut Butter & Cocoa Nibs
3. Mostra Coffee & Vanilla
4. Mexican Mocha with Mostra Coffee
5. 2018 Three Sheets Rum Barrel Aged | 8.7% ABV
*America’s Finest | Pale Ale | 5.4% ABV
Moderately bitter pale ale with a woody, citrusy aroma and a lingering, refreshing finish.
*Chizzam! | Strong Pale Ale | 6.5% ABV
Hops: Simcoe, Mandarina Bavaria, Chinook
Light malt character with medium hop bitterness, light body, and dry finish.
Hazeas Corpus | Hazy IPA | 6.5% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Amarillo, Lemon Drop
Big fruity aroma and juicy flavor, soft bitterness and mouthfeel.
Hazing Cane | Hazy IPA | 6.6% ABV
Hops: Ekuanot, Mandarina Bavaria, and Mosaic
The mandarin orange aroma and flavor stands out in this delicately balanced tropical fruit bomb.
*Bully Pulpit | American IPA | 7.2% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Simcoe
Perfect blend of citrus and tropical fruit notes with a touch of dankness supported by a malt body and dry finish.
*Gavel Drop | American IPA | 7.2% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Nelson
White wine and grapefruit flavors with smooth bitterness.
Beg for Murky | Imperial Hazy IPA | 7.8% ABV
Hops: Citra and Hallertau Blanc
This beer has a “murky” appearance with a silky smooth mouthfeel and ripe stone fruit flavors.
*Royal Blood | Imperial Red IPA | 8.1% ABV
Hops: Centennial, Zythos, and Columbus
Caramel/toast malt notes support the citrus resin hop characteristics.
LIGHT & CRISP
*East County Ale | Crushable Ale | 6.5% ABV
It’s a refreshing, easy drinking Ale brewed to appeal to the outdoor-ist in all of us. Brewed with corn for crisp malt character and Cascade hops for an approachable aroma and flavor.
*Lively Banter | Blonde | 5.5% ABV
It’s a sip of sunshine, light and refreshing.
Spreckels Hefeweizen | German Style Wheat Ale | 5.5% ABV
Fruity banana esters and orange citrus dominate the aroma and flavor with a slight hint of clove and a bready malt character.
*Common Misconception | California Common | 5.0% ABV
Dark golden lager featuring a sweet malt backbone balanced by an earthy hop profile with medium bitterness.
*Farmer’s Gold | Belgian Saison | 5.7% ABV
Soft malt body with significant Belgian spice and fruit notes.
*Veto Power | Belgian Tripel | 9.2% ABV
Perfect marriage of spice, fruit, and alcohol flavors with a soft malt presence.
*Order in the Porter | Robust Porter | 6.4% ABV
Milk chocolate and bold roasted malt character with a crisp dry finish.
*Pirate’s Breakfast | Imperial Oatmeal Stout | 8.4% ABV
San Diego style stout with chocolate and coffee notes, and a creamy oatmeal mouthfeel.
FRUITED SOUR BEERS
Béatitude | Tart Saison | 4.5% ABV
A mixed fermentation sour beer, which uses real fruit and is complex and refreshingly dry.
Variations Currently on Tap:
*Prickly Pear, *Passion Fruit, *Three Berry
FOEDER AGED BEERS
*Woofle Dust Apricot | American Golden Sour Ale, Oak Foeder Aged with Apricots | 6.0% ABV
Light biscuity base with a vibrant expression of fruit tropical flavors.
BARREL AGED WILD BEERS
*St. Nick’s Punch | Barrel Aged Sour Saison with Grape Must & Mulling Spices | 7.4% ABV
Malbec and Sangiovese grape must provide brilliant red wine character, while mulling spices offer a punch of orange zest, allspice, cloves, cinnamon, and just a touch of vanilla.
BARREL AGED (NOT SOUR)
*Vivid Visions | Belgian Style Quad Ale Aged in Justin Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Barrels | 10.1% ABV
A rich combination of candy sugar and fruity yeast notes are tempered by oak tannins from extended barrel aging.
BOTTLES (750 ml) /CANS (16oz) AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE
Bully Pulpit (4 pack/16oz cans)
Beg for Murky (4 pack/16oz cans)
East County Ale (4 pack/16oz cans)
Lively Banter (4 pack/16oz cans)
Hazeas Corpus (4 pack/16oz cans)
Hazing Cane (4 pack/16oz cans)
4th Anniversary Ale Imperial Sour Brown with Cherries
3rd Anniversary Biere De Miel
Beatitude Tart Saison
Variants: Black Currant, Passion Fruit, Guava, Raspberry, Cherry, Mango, and Three Berry.
( * ) Crafted to Remove Gluten: This beer has been fermented from grain that contains gluten; final gluten content in this beer cannot be verified and therefore may contain gluten.
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