TASTING ROOM TAP LIST

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to find out the latest taps. Updated 04/19/2018.

HOPPY

*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 | 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.
 

*Hops for All
| IPA | 7.5%
Hops: Palisade, Loral, Citra, Simcoe and Mosaic
West Coast style IPA brewed in honor of International Women’s Collaboration Brew Day.


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.
 

LIGHT & CRISP

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

BELGIANS

*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.

DARK BEERS

*Order in the Porter | Robust Porter | 6.4% ABV
Milk chocolate and bold roasted malt character with a crisp dry finish.

*Brown Ale | 6.4% ABV
An American brown ale with roasted and caramel malt flavors balanced with light hop character.

*Wayward Penguin | Milk Stout with Cocoa Nibs & Vanilla Beans | 5.4% ABV
A full bodied, roasty stout balanced out with just a hint of vanilla and cocoa.

*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, *Cherry, *Mango

FOEDER AGED BEERS

*Woofle Dust | American Golden Sour Ale, Oak Foeder Aged | 6.0% ABV
Light biscuity base with a vibrant expression of fruit tropical flavors.

*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.

*Broken Wand | American Dark Sour Ale, Oak Foeder Aged | 6.3% ABV
Intensely tart with flavors and aromas of strawberry jam, dark berries, chocolate, vanilla, and soft oak tannins.

*Broken Wand Boysenberry | American Dark Sour Ale, Oak Foeder Aged with Boysenberries | 6.7% ABV
Dark malts bring a touch of chocolate, which compliments the boysenberry puree for intense flavors of berry jam, vanilla, and soft oak tannins.

*Imperial Beatitude Peach & Nectarine | Imperial Tart Saison, Oak Foeder Aged with Organic Peaches & Nectarines | 6.5% ABV
A beautiful marriage of flavors highlighting stone fruit preserves, bright acidity and soft, oak vanilla tannins. 

BARREL AGED WILD BEERS

Fun with Neighbors | Golden Sour Ale, Barrel Aged with Chardonnay and Muscat Grapes from Menghini Winery | 6.4% ABV
A light golden malt base with bright fruity acidity, white wine forward aroma and flavor, and subtle oak notes.

Les Saisons Spring 2017 | 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.

Unbreakable Hex | Barrel Aged American Wild Ale with Peaches, Nectarines, and Pineapple | 6.3% ABV
Intense tropical fruit aroma and flavor with a bright acidity and juicy finish.

*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.

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

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.

MAGICBOOCH KOMBUCHA | Raspberry Ginger Kombucha | 0.7% ABV
Lightly tart fermented tea with Raspberry puree and ginger.

BOTTLES (750 ml) /CANS (16oz) AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE

Questionable Advice (4 pack/16oz cans)
Vivid Visions (2 pack/16oz cans) & (Single 16oz cans)
Vienne
Nicene
Staircase of Everlasting Peaches
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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