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*Bad Advice | IIIPA | 11.2% ABV

Hops: Amarillo, Citra, Simcoe, Eureka, Cascade
Packing huge punches of hops, this heavy weight IPA will knock your socks off and you won’t be able to put it down.


*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.

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.

*Gavel Drop | American IPA | 7.2% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Nelson
White wine and grapefruit flavors with smooth bitterness.

*Quorom | Experimental IPA | 6.4% ABV
Hops: Nelson, Amarillo, Galaxy
Citrus pine aroma with bright malt character, strong Nelson flavors and a clean bitterness.

Haze Faze | Hazy IPA | 6.5% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Galaxy, Citra
Grapefruit, tropical fruit, and peach flavors with just enough bitterness to keep it from being sweet.

*Tropical Vibes | IPA with Guava & Passion Fruit | 6.8% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Citra
Intense tropical flavors derived from fruity hops and complimented by real guava and passion fruit.

Separate Haze | Hazy IPA | 6.7% ABV
Hops: Motueka, Rakau, Centennial
Soft IPA with notes of citrus zest and peaches.

Weekend Brunch | Hazy IPA | 6.5% ABV
Hops: Mosaic, Amarillo, Chinook
An opaque appearance with a burst of juicy pineapple and orange flavors finishing dry and hoppy.


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


*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.


*Pirate’s Breakfast | Imperial Oatmeal Stout | 8.4%ABV
San Diego style stout with chocolate and coffee notes, and a creamy oatmeal mouth-feel.


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:
*Guava & *Black Currant


*Jordan’s Rad & Saucy | Golden Sour Ale Foeder Aged with Peaches, Nectarines, & Tangerines | Dry-Hopped with Citra, Motueka, & Galaxy | 6.5% ABV

*Kelsey’s Key Lime Pie Sour | Golden Sour Ale Oak Foeder Aged | Key Limes, Vanilla Bean, & Nutmeg | 6.0% ABV

*Candi’s Grilled Pineapple Sour | Golden Sour Ale Oak Foeder Aged | Grilled/Smoked Pineapple & Pineapple Juice | 6.0% ABV

*Julie’s Cocktail Inspired Negroni Sour | Golden Sour Ale Foeder Aged with Peaches, Nectarines, & Tangerines | Juniper Berries, Herbs, Grape Must, & Orange Rind | 6.5% ABV

*John’s Pollyjuice Potion | Dark Sour Ale Oak Foeder Aged | Balaton Cherries, Cocoa Nibs, & Vanilla | 6.3% ABV


Vienne | Biere De Mars Aged in Oak Barrels with Peaches & Persimmons | 9.4% ABV Sweet caramel malt and earthy oak character with mild acidity and background notes of ripe peach and persimmon bloom.

Chalcedon | Imperial Sour Brown Ale Barrel Aged with Cocoa Nibs | 10.7% ABV
Sour ale with hearty malt character and distinct chocolate and red berry notes.

Not-Your-Normal Pumpkin Beer | Barrel Aged Sour Saison with Pumpkin Spices | 6.5% ABV
This Barrel Aged Saison has notes of oak and vanilla balanced with fall inspired spices and a sour finish.

Nicene 2015 | Farmhouse Saison Aged with White Wine Barrels | 5.9% ABV
Well balanced traditional Saison with a rustic bready malt backbone, tropical fruit forward wine flavors, and subtle French oak notes.

Nicene 2017 | Farmhouse Saison Aged with White Wine Barrels | 6.8% ABV
Well balanced traditional Saison with a rustic bready malt backbone, tropical fruit forward wine flavors, and subtle French oak notes.

Imperial Beatitude Boysenberry | Imperial Tart Saison Aged in Bourbon Barrels with Boysenberries | 9.7% ABV
Berry and bourbon aroma, high acidity, a boysenberry jam mid-palate, and an oaky, vanilla finish.

Staircase of Everlasting Plums | Golden Sour Ale, Aged in Sauvignon Blanc Barrels with Plums | 6.0% ABV
Light golden sour base provides a resplendent showcase for the perpetual flavor of plums in every sip.

MAGICBOOCH KOMBUCHA | Boysenberry Kombucha from our Magic Factory | 0.7% ABV
Lightly tart fermented tea with boysenberry puree.


Staircase of Everlasting Plums

3rd Anniversary Biere De Miel
Woofle Dust

Broken Wand
Broken Wand with Raspberries
Les Saisons Spring 2017
Liminal Spaces
Staircase of Everlasting Peaches
Behind the Curtain
Beatitude Tart Saison
Variants: Black Currant, Passion Fruit, Apricot, Pineapple, Guava, Prickly Pear, 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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