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to find out the latest taps. Updated 06/26/2018.


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 Drop | IIIPA | 10.2% ABV
Hops: Nelson, Simcoe, Mosaic
A triple IPA inspired by our two most popular IPA’s, Gavel Drop and Bully Pulpit. Brewed annually for our Anniversary.

*Now Open in Santee | Pale Ale | 5.2% ABV
Moderately bitter pale ale with a woody, citrusy aroma and a lingering, refreshing finish.

*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.

*Day Drinking IPA | Brut IPA | 6.3% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Nelson, Cascade
Ode to the West Coast IPA, but with heightened effervescence and a super dry finish.

Beg for Murky | Hazy IIPA | 7.8% ABV
Hops: Citra and Hallertau Blanc
This beer is a collaboration with Aslin Beer Company from Virginia. It has a “murky” appearance with a silky smooth mouthfeel and ripe stone fruit flavors.

Questionable Advice | Hazy IPA | 6.9% ABV
Hops: Nelson and Citra
White wine and grapefruit flavors with smooth bitterness.

*Royal Blood | Imperial Red IPA | 8.1% ABV
Hops: Centennial, Zythos, and Columbus
Caramel/toast malt notes support the citrus resin hop characteristics.


*Lively Banter | Blonde Ale | 5.5% ABV
It’s a sip of sunshine, light & 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.


*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.


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:
*Raspberry, *Mango


*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.


Les Saisons | Dry-Hopped Rustic Saison Aged in French Oak Barrels | 6.8% ABV
Hops: Nelson and Styrian Golding. Fruity and fresh floral notes with light acidity and earthy wine character from the oak barrels.

Nicene 2016 | Belgian Style Farmhouse Saison Aged in White Wine Barrels | 6.8% ABV
Brewed with traditional saison ingredients for a rustic bready malt backbone and tropical fruit forward wine and French oak notes.

Wax Poetic | Farmhouse Style Saison with Avocado Blossom Honey | 8.9% ABV
Belgian spice & sweetness with funky Brett character soft malt body.


*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.


*MagicBooch Kombucha | 0.7% ABV
Peach/Pomegranate Kombucha from our Magic Factory. Lightly tart fermented tea with peach & pomegranate puree.


Hazing Cane (4 pack/16oz cans)
4th Anniversary Ale Imperial Sour Brown with Cherries
Questionable Advice (4 pack/16oz cans)
3rd Anniversary Biere De Miel
Woofle Dust
Woofle Dust Apricot

Broken Wand
Broken Wand with Raspberries
Broken Wand Boysenberry
Les Saisons Spring 2017
Liminal Spaces
Beatitude Tart Saison
Variants: Black Currant, Passion Fruit, Pineapple, 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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