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Updated: 04/16/2014

On Tap: 8 | Bottles: 69 | Cans: 3

On Tap
Beer Name ABV Served In Price
21st Amendment Monk's Blood 8.3 12oz. Draft $8.00
Monk’s Blood pays homage to the monks of Belgium’s monasteries who have been brewing some of the world’s great beer for centuries. During times of fasting, the monks subsist solely on beer, which they refer to as liquid bread. Beer, quite literally, is in their blood... more
AleSmith X Extra Pale Ale 5.25 16oz. Draft $6.00
AleSmith X Extra Pale Ale is a clean, light-colored, light-bodied ale. The People’s Choice award winner at the 2000 San Diego Real Ale Festival and the second runner-up in 2001, it has a good dose of dry hops balanced by a gentle sweetness, giving an almost sweet-and-sour effect... more
Allagash Saison 6.1 14oz. Draft $6.00
Allagash Saison is our interpretation of a classic Belgian farmhouse style. It is a golden hued beer, brewed with a 2-Row blend, malted rye, oats and dark Belgian candi sugar. It was hopped with Tettnang, Bravo and Cascade hops... more
Dogfish Head 120 Minute 2012 18.0 6oz. Draft $9.00
Too extreme to be called beer? 120 Minute IPA is brewed to a colossal 45-degree plato, boiled for a full two hours while being continuously hopped with high-alpha American hops, then dry-hopped daily in the fermenter for a month and aged for another month on whole-leaf hops!
Faction Spring IPA 6.8 16oz. Draft $7.00
Jolly Pumpkin Madrugada Obscura 8.1 8oz. Draft $9.00
A Belgian inspired stout that is as dark as a moonless midnight, brimming of roasted malts and bitter hops. It will keep you good company in all places, be thay light or dark.
Schneider Aventinus 8.2 11oz. Draft $6.00
Dark ruby, glistening mysteriously, streaked with fine, top-fermented yeast, this beer has a compact, stable and long-lasting head. It has an intensive, typically top-fermented clove-like aroma... more
Two Rivers Pomegranate Cider 6.5 16oz. Draft $7.00
Pomegranate Cider is a light, slightly tart cide with a subtle pomegranate aroma and flavor. A cider to be enjoyed for any occasion.
Bottles
Beer Name ABV Served In Price
Alesmith Nautical Nut Brown Ale 4.8 22oz. Bottle $11.00
Nautical Nut Brown Ale has been through several incarnations since its inception. Co-founders Ted and Skip first brewed the beer as a mild ale (lower-strength brown ale) to represent Q.U.A.F.F. (a local homebrew club) at the Southern California Homebrewers' Festival in 1995... more
Allagash Interlude 2013 9.5 25oz. Bottle $40.00
Interlude- somewhere between the leap and the landing. It’s a jazz solo, the riffing, the unexpected improvisation. Rooted in a Belgian theme, Interlude soars from a second fermentation with our own Brettanomyces yeast... more
Allagash White 5.0 12oz. Bottle $6.50
Our interpretation of a traditional Belgian wheat beer, Allagash White delicately balances full flavor with a crisp refreshing taste and subtle hints of spice. Naturally cloudy, bottled with yeast.
Almanac Brandy Barrel Peche 7.0 13oz. Bottle $16.00
Historically, fruit-infused sour beers were a way of preserving the summer harvest. In that tradition, this blonde ale was added to brandy barrels with high-summer peaches, hand-picked by the Loewen family at Blossom Bluff Orchards in Reedley, California... more
Almanac Sourdough Wild Ale 6.5 13oz. Bottle $16.00
Brewed with a mash of raw and malted barley, oats, rye, spelt and lemon, this beer was fermented in used wine barrels with a blend of Brettanomyces wild yeasts and Marla Bakery’s San Francisco sourdough yeast. The finished beer is dry-hopped with tropical Mosaic hops... more
Andechser Vollbier Hell 4.8 17oz. Bottle $8.00
The Andechs Hell lager has a straw-yellow and bright clear appearance and is brewed using the traditional multiple-mash method. Its foam is stable and creamy. It has a pure and fresh smell with soft maltiness, interspersed with floral hop notes... more
Ballast Point Sculpin IPA 7.0 12oz. Bottle $7.00
The Sculpin IPA is a testament to our humble beginnings as Home Brew Mart. Founded in 1992, the Mart continues to be a catalyst for the San Diego brewing scene, setting the trend for handcrafted ales... more
Bayerischer Bahnhof Leipziger Gose 4.6 12oz. Bottle $10.00
Leipziger Gose is a top-fermenting wheat beer {60% wheat, 40% barley malt} with coriander, salt, and lactic acid bacteria added in the boil. It is a 4.6% alc/vol eclectic beer whose name evokes a close relationship to the renowned Lambic/Geuze breweries in the Valley Senne nearby Brussels, Belgium.
Birra del Borgo L'Equilibrista 10.9 25oz. Bottle $43.00
Un giovane Chianti seduce con la sua forza una Duchessa, lei lo ammalia con l’eleganza ed insieme vanno poi a sposarsi, con un corredo al 50% mosto di vino e 50% mosto di birra in un fermento unico, creando un’alchimia indimenticabile... more
Bitburger Drive 0.0 12oz. Bottle $5.00
For pure refreshment think Bitburger Drive. The alcohol is carefully removed, but only once the beer has fully matured so it locks in the famous Bitburger taste. And at the same time it reduces the calories... more
Bruery Bois 15.0 25oz. Bottle $50.00
The Bruery releases an anniversary brew. Each release is different, carrying a French name for the traditional wedding gift each year. 2013 marks The Bruery’s 5th year, typically marked by a gift of wood... more
Bruery Chocolate Rain 18.5 25oz. Bottle $75.00
A bourbon barrel aged imperial stout with vanilla beans and cacao nibs added. This decadebt version of Black Tuesday is proudly brewed with TCHO Cocoa Nibs.
Bruery Oude Tart 7.5 25oz. Bottle $36.00
Oude Tart is a Flemish-Style Red Ale aged in red wine barrels for 18 months. Pleasantly sour with hints of leather, dark fruit and toasty oak.
Bruery Rueuze 5.9 25oz. Bottle $36.00
Rueuze is our take on the traditional Belgian-style blend of lambics of different ages. We carefully select a number of oak barrels from our warehouse that have been aging our sour blonde ale. this is one complex beer... more
Bruery Tart of Darkness 5.6 25oz. Bottle $36.00
We brewed a stout (no, not Black Tuesday, this one is only 5% abv if you can believe it), but we then decided to throw it into oak barrels...and added our special blend of souring bacterias and yeasts. The result is a perfectly tart yet awesomely dark and roasty sour stout... more
Bruery White Oak 11.5 25oz. Bottle $30.00
White Oak is a blended beer-- 50% wheatwine aged in Bourbon barrels (we call it "White Oak Sap"), and 50% Mischief (our Golden Strong Ale). Vivid caramel, coconut and vanilla flavors blanketed in a crisp yet robust wheat ale, White Oak is an exercise of balance.
Cascade Strawberry 6.0 25oz. Bottle $45.00
This NW style sour is a crisp, refreshing wheat beer that was barrel-aged for seven months then additionaly aged with strawberries for another eight months. Bright, sweet strawberries and light candy notes greet you in the nose... more
Cascade The Vine 9.2 25oz. Bottle $45.00
This Northwest Style Sour Ale is a blend of soured Triple, Blonde Quad and Golden ales that have been refermented with the fresh pressed juice of white wine grapes. The beer spent more than six months of lactic fermentation and aging in small oak barrels.
Crooked Stave Surette 6.2 13oz. Bottle $15.00
Wood Aged Farmhouse Ale brewed with Malted Barley, Wheat, Oats, Rye and Spelt. This beer is a recreation of early 20th century farmhouse provision ales. Surette was fermented and aged in our large oak foeder with Brettanomyces and Lactobacillus naturally present... more
Crooked Stave Vieille Artisanal Saison 4.2 13oz. Bottle $15.00
Vieille meaning “Old” is our artisinal barrel-aged Saison, lightly dry hopped. Each batch release is a diverse blend of Vieille casks that have taken on a soft Brettanomyces character before being lightly dry hopped... more
d’Achouffe La Chouffe 8.0 11oz. Bottle $10.00
Golden Ale, strong, spicy, lightly hoppy, with evoluting taste. Natural Beer, bottle refermented, unfiltered, not pasteurised and without any additives.
Deschutes Black Butte XXV 11.3 22oz. Bottle $25.00
Dates, figs and chocolate. Black currants, barrel-aged in bourbon casks. The result is an Imperial Porter with a tart berry and chocolate aroma with luscious layers of dried fruit, oak and vanilla. A fitting tribute to the 25th Anniversary of our flagship beer.
De Struise Black Albert 13.0 12oz. Bottle $16.00
This Belgian Royal Stout was brewed as a tribute to one of America’s best pubs. Jennifer and Chris Lively who run the place may be proud of Ebenezer’s Pub. Not only do they have 35 beers on draught, most of these are hard to find Supreme Belgian Ales... more
Dogfish Head Red & White 10.0 25oz. Bottle $23.00
A big, Belgian-style Wit brewed with coriander and orange peel and fermented with Pinot Noir juice. After fermentation a fraction of the batch is aged in Oregon Pinot Noir barrels, and another fraction is aged on oak staves. The beer is blended together before packaging... more
Dogfish Head Tweason'ale 6.0 12oz. Bottle $7.50
For our first new 12-ounce 4-packs in nearly half a decade, we replaced the classic barley foundation of beer with a mild sorghum base. The hints of molasses and pit-fruit are balanced by vibrant strawberry notes and a unique complexity that comes with the addition of a malty buckwheat honey... more
Drake's Amber Ale 5.8 12oz. Bottle $6.00
Our flagship amber ale is brewed with English malt, hops and yeast. The extra malt lends a lightly toasted, chocolate flavor, a tawny color, and a smooth, rich character; it's perfect for sipping one or enjoying many.
Drie Fonteinen Oude Geuze 6.0 13oz. Bottle $20.00
Blend of 1, 2, and 3 year old lambics.
Drie Fonteinen Zwet.be 7.0 12oz. Bottle $12.50
A dark porter like beer from 3 fonteinen, brewed with Lambic yeast
Duchesse de Bourgogne 6.2 11oz. Bottle $11.00
Duchesee de Bourgogne is the traditional top fermented reddish-brown ale from the West-Flanders region of Belgium. This refined ale also known as "The Burgundies of Belgium" is a blend of 8 and 18 months old ales following careful maturation in oak casks. 100% natural and unpasteurized.
Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break Natale 11.5 25oz. Bottle $29.00
The Roman Empire had a certain ‘je ne sais quoi’ – festive food culture, extravagant architecture and spectacular live entertainment. Some might argue the Emperors where brutal, mad and hungry for power, and the people vain when taking baths and working out all day... more
Fantome Printemps 8.0 25oz. Bottle $30.00
Light, fruity and champagne-like. Fantome brews special seasonal beers, never repeating a recipe from year to year. This one is for spring . . .
Firestone Walker Anniversary Ale XVI 13.0 22oz. Bottle $37.00
We blended together 226 oak barrels and 8 different beers creating something truly complex and exceptional. The following are descriptions of key components with their original code names: Velvet Merkin (8.7% ABV), Stickee Monkee (12.5% ABV), Double Double Barrel Ale (14... more
Firestone Walker Anniversary Ale XVII 13.3 22oz. Bottle $40.00
As a finished beer, XVII is dark, rich and complex. The lead beers of the blend are Bravo, a lean and oak-forward imperial brown ale and Stickee Monkee, a huge brown sugar infused barley wine... more
Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 14.5 12oz. Bottle $15.00
Brewed in honor of the 1000th batch at our original Clybourn brewpub. A liquid as dark and dense as a black hole with thick foam the color of a bourbon barrel. The nose is an intense mix of charred oak, chocolate, vanilla, caramel and smoke. One sip has more flavor than your average case of beer.
Goose Island Gillian 9.5 25oz. Bottle $48.00
Inspired by an amuse bouche often prepared by the wife of one of our brewers, Scully brings white pepper, strawberry, and honey to a harmonious blend of “mouth amusement”... more
Goose Island Halia 7.5 25oz. Bottle $42.00
Goose Island Halia is a sour peach saison aged in wine barrels with Brettanomyces Claussenii and fifty pounds of peaches per barrel.
Goose Island Juliet 6.7 25oz. Bottle $44.00
Fermented with wild yeasts and aged in cabernet barrels with blackberries, Juliet is a tart, fruity, complex ale. Notes of wood, tannin, dark fruit and spice make Juliet an ideal beer to suggest to Pinot Noir enthusiasts and beer drinkers who are fond of Belgian sour ales.
Goose Island Lolita 7.0 25oz. Bottle $39.00
A very sophisticated Raspberry Belgian Ale. Fermented with brettanomyces (the little guys who give us that tart zing) and fresh raspberries, this brew is bright yet deep with spices and edges of the fruits natural tart quality to give it a white wine kind of finish... more
Goose Island Matilda 7.0 12oz. Bottle $8.50
While traveling in Belgium, we visited an abbey that was surrounded by great legends and folklore. We were lucky enough to hear their story and enjoy the great beer they brew. We wanted to share what we'd heard and tasted, so we created Matilda... more
Grassroots Arctic Soiree 6.0 25oz. Bottle $22.00
Ale fermented and aged in oak tanks with Brettanomyces, lime juice and hibiscus.
Hanssens Oude Gueuze 6.0 25oz. Bottle $32.00
As with all Gueuzes, Hanssens is a mixture of several vintages to produce a lambic which is refreshingly fruity. This is the result of blending different lambics of different ages... more
Heretic Shallow Grave Porter 7.0 22oz. Bottle $14.00
Shallow Grave Porter is dark as night, perfect for a cool evening out in the woods. This a big, dark ale with a complex and rich chocolate and caramel malt character followed by a touch of warmth and light malt sweetness, leaving you ready for more after each shovelful... more
Jester King Black Metal Imperial Stout 9.0 25oz. Bottle $22.00
Farmhouse edition of our classic Imperial Stout. Pitch black in color with huge notes of chocolate, roasted and black malts coupled with earthy, peppery and floral farmhouse esters.
Jester King Das Wunderkind 4.2 25oz. Bottle $24.00
Das Wunderkind! Sour Saison Das Wunderkind Traditional, sour, low gravity saison aged in oak wine and whiskey barrels with naturally occurring wild yeast and bacteria from the Texas Hill Country. Packages: 750ml bottles Availability: Limited OG: 1.038 FG: 1.005 ABV: 4... more
Jolly Pumpkin Noel De Calabaza 2013 9.0 22oz. Bottle $26.00
Belgian Christmas ale aged in oak barrels.
La Choulette Framboise 6.2 12oz. Bottle $10.00
La Choulette Framboise is formed from hand-crafted beer and raspberry juice. Lightly tangy and delicately flavored, this beer has the flavoring of well ripened raspberry and is particularly pleasant as an aperitif.
Lagunitas Hop Stoopid 8.0 22oz. Bottle $12.00
The beer with a guarantee built right into the name, this one is massively dry-hopped for your aromatic pleasure.
Logsdon Cerasus 8.5 25oz. Bottle $32.00
Flanders Style Red Ale with Cherries
Logsdon Far West Vlaming 6.5 25oz. Bottle $32.00
Our organic red ale is brewed in traditional West Flanders style. A combination of light, crystal, and dark barley malt, wheat, and oats are brewed with local whole-cone hops and a variety of select yeast and lactic bacteria... more
Logsdon Seizoen Bretta Oak-Aged 8.0 25oz. Bottle $35.00
Our organic Oak Aged Bretta is made with our Seizoen Bretta that is aged for a period of time to develop the wood aged character in the beer. Oak Tannins, vanilla notes and subtle smoky spiciness soften and mellow this beer over time... more
Lost Abbey Angel's Share 12.5 13oz. Bottle $23.00
Down in Kentucky and across the pond in Scotland, distillers who age their whiskeys for many years refer to the evaporation of the spirits from their barrels as “The Angel’s Share.” We couldn't agree more... more
Midnight Sun T.R.E.A.T. Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter 7.8 22oz. Bottle $20.00
Intriguing doses of sweet spices, cocoa nibs and pumpkin transform an exceptional porter into a mesmerizing potion. Pour this tantalizing brew into a snifter and experience its many eccentric nuances, which will delight your taste buds.
Ninkasi Oatis Oatmeal Stout 7.5 12oz. Bottle $6.00
Just in time for the rainy weather... Season’s Greetings from Ninkasi! The Holidays are about family and Otis is the newest member of the Ninkasi family. This Oatmeal Stout is named after Otis, the black lab of our working brewer and part owner... more
North Coast Class of ’88 Barleywine 10.0 25oz. Bottle $20.00
Each of the breweries has created its own distinctive interpretation of a barleywine. Brewers traveled to each other’s locations and teamed up to brew all three ales... more
Prairie Artisan Ales Birra 4.5 12oz. Bottle $8.00
Birra is a light, sessionable farmhouse ale. It is crisp with notes of black pepper and orange and goes perfectly with food.
Prairie Artisan Ales Okie 10.0 25oz. Bottle $25.00
Imperial Brown Ale Aged in Oak Whiskey Barrels
Prairie Artisan Ales Prairie Ale 7.0 17oz. Bottle 17oz. Bottle $18.00 $27.00
Prairie Ale is a hoppy farmhouse ale bottle conditioned with Brett. It’s dry and peppery with a touch of funk.
Prairie Artisan Ales Spectrum 17oz. Bottle $27.00
Prairie Artisan Ales The Beer that Saved Christmas 10.0 17oz. Bottle $23.00
An Old Ale aged in oak barrels with a mixture of wild bacteria and notes of chocolate, cherry, vanilla and caramel, 10% ABV
Prairie Bomb 14.0 12oz. Bottle $16.00
Imperial Stout aged on coffee, cacao nibs, vanilla beans and chili peppers.
Schlitz 4.6 12oz. Bottle $3.50
Since 2001, contract-brewed for Pabst Brewing (San Antonio), as Pabst no longer owns a brewery of its own. The old time Schlitz purchased from Stroh’s which was purchased from Joseph Schlitz. Different than Schlitz Malt Liquor.
St. Bernardus Abt 12 10.5 11oz. Bottle $11.00
The absolute top quality in the hierarchy of the St. Bernardus beers. It is also the beer with the highest alcohol content. A dark ivory coloured beer with a high fermentation.
The Commons Urban Farmhouse Ale 5.5 25oz. Bottle $19.00
Urban Farmhouse Ale (previously known as B-side) is a light , crisp and refreshing farmhouse ale. Golden to light orange in color with a floral nose and a dry finish. Urban Farmhouse Ale is brewed with three base malts: Organic Pilsner, Organic 2-row and Rye.
Tripel Karmeliet 8.0 12oz. Bottle $10.00
Blond, robust, smooth, and fruity three grain top fermented beer, refermented in the bottle. Brewed with pride and patience after Karmeliet tradition with wheat, oat and barley.
Trumer Pils 4.9 12oz. Bottle $5.00
Trumer Pils is an exquisite pilsner brewed with dedication to craftmanship that is signature of its proven heritage. Trumer Pils’ aromatic nose, vigorous carbonation, and dry finish will satisfy the most demanding palate. Einfach Leben! Simply Live!
Two Rivers Blood Orange Cider 7.5 22oz. Bottle $12.00
Deep in color with a bright citrus nose and just enough sweetness to balance the natural acidity.
Two Rivers Pomegranate Cider 6.5 22oz. Bottle $11.00
Pomegranate Cider is a light, slightly tart cide with a subtle pomegranate aroma and flavor. A cider to be enjoyed for any occasion.
Weihenstephaner Hefe Weissbier 5.4 17oz. Bottle $8.00
Nothing refreshes you more than this naturally cloudy wheat beer with its wonderful yeasty fragrance and taste. Goes well with dishes that do not have too intensive a flavour, especially that Bavarian speciality 'Weisswurst' or white sausage.
Weihenstephaner Vitus 7.0 17oz. Bottle $8.00
A light-coloured, spicy single-bock wheat beer, for both beer lovers and the beer connoisseur. Extra long and cold storage in our monastery cellars makes this single-bock a really special beer with full body and a distinctively great mouthfeel. Prost!
Cans
Beer Name ABV Served In Price
Murphy's Irish Stout 4.0 16oz. Can $6.00
Brewed in Cork since 1856, Murphy's offers the discerning stout consumer a smooth, creamy, easy-to drink alternative to other stouts.
Stillwater Classique 4.5 12oz. Can $6.50
A Post Prohibition style ale. Classique starts as Stillwater “Premium”, however the beer is fermented without Brettanomyces yeast. This Belgian-style Pale Ale comes in at 4.5% ABV.
Young's Double Chocolate Stout 5.2 16oz. Can $7.00
Chocolate malt and real dark chocolate are combined with Young's award winning rich, full flavoured dark beer to craft a satisfyingly indulgent, but never overly sweet experience.

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