The Civil Life Brewing Company

St. Louis, MO

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All beers · The Civil Life Brewing Company

  • Civil Life American Brown

    Brown Ale · 4.8% ABV

    Brown Beer is one of our favorite styles & has a lengthy history due to the fact that most malt kilning plants in ages past were using direct heat to roast.
  • Civil Life Cream Ale

    Cream Ale · 4.3% ABV

    Pours a slightly cloudy yellow with a thin white head. Sweet aroma with a taste of sweet pale malt, bread dough and mild hop bitterness.
  • Civil Life English Pale Ale

    English Pale Ale · 4.2% ABV

    Our look at British Pale Ale is a bit more opportunistic but still within the "Special/Best/Premium" style...
  • Civil Life English Pale Ale

    English Pale Ale · 4.2% ABV

    Our look at British Pale Ale is a bit more opportunistic but still within the "Special/Best/Premium" style...
  • Civil Life Vienna Lager

    Vienna Lager · 4.4% ABV

    So our newest beer historically hails from the city of Vienna but has strong ties to Mexico as well...
  • Civil Life British Bitter

    Best Bitter · 4.2% ABV

    Mike came up with the final recipe that balances American Centennial bittering hops against floral East Kent Goldings.
  • Civil Life Rye Pale Ale

    English Pale Ale · 4.5% ABV

    Lots of Rye malt stacked up against Chinook and Centennial. Spicy and Round like Cartman but not as divisive.
  • Civil Life Rye Stout

    Stout · 5.0% ABV

    Brewed with 3 different varieties of rye malt and hopped with Simcoe hops.
  • Civil Life The Angel & The Sword

    ESB · 4.6% ABV

    Biscuity and bittersweet, familiar and unfamiliar, way more going on than its light colour and alcohol content would suggest.
  • Civil Life 3 Magnets Brotherhood Northern English Brown

    Brown Ale · 5.2% ABV

    Category 11 in the BJCP Style Guidelines is a pretty cool category. Mild. Northern English Brown. Southern English Brown...
  • Civil Life Altbier

    Altbier · 4.9% ABV

  • Civil Life American Brown Ale

    American Brown Ale · 4.8% ABV

  • Civil Life American Pale Ale

    American Pale Ale · 5.0% ABV

    American Pale Ales hold a special place in the Halls o’ Beerdom...
  • Civil Life Baltic Porter

    Baltic Porter · 6.8% ABV

  • Civil Life Bee Civil Honey Wheat

    Wheat Ale · 5.4% ABV

    This tasty, crisp, pale golden beer has bready malt characteristics along with honey aromatics and flavor, but a bone-dry finish.
  • Civil Life Belgian Blonde Ale

    Belgian Ale · 7.0% ABV

    The last of 2016’s "Big Beer Series" (our tongue-in-cheek list of beers over 6.5% alcohol), our Belgian Blonde is a full-bodied, golden-colored ale...
  • Civil Life Best

    Ordinary Bitter · 5.2% ABV

  • Civil Life Big American Stout

    Stout · 6.4% ABV

    The second of our Big Year series. Finally, the stouter Civil Life beer you’ve been waiting for. American and English malts, de-husked chocolate malt, resiny Galena hops.
  • Civil Life Big Scottish Wee-bit Heavy

    Scottish Ale · 6.5% ABV

    Scottish-style ale featuring Golden Promise, Marris Otter, and Rahr Pale malts, and Magnum and Progress hops.
  • Civil Life Big Year Brown

    Brown Ale · 6.5% ABV

    The Big Year Brown is a big version of our American Brown and has been widely thought of to be one of our top beers.
  • Civil Life Black Lager

    Schwarzbier · 4.6% ABV

    A dark and sweet international pale lager that is full-bodied with malt as the primary flavor element.
  • Civil Life Burton On Holt

    English Strong Ale · 6.1% ABV

    Rich caramel sweetness with a big bready mouthfeel which magically finishes dry. Somehow crisp and creamy, citrusy, with hints of almond butter and cacao nibs.
  • Civil Life #Carlbock

    Bock · 6.0% ABV

    #Carlbock is a nice malty and hoppy golden lager, with lightly toasted notes, a hint of spice, and a crisp finish.
  • Civil Life Circle 7 American Wheat

    Wheat Ale · 5.5% ABV

  • Civil Life Civil Common

    California Common · 5.0% ABV

  • Civil Life Civil Society Side Dish

    Sour Ale · 8.6% ABV

  • Civil Life Czech Pilsner

    Czech Pilsner · 4.9% ABV

    Hoppier than you’d expect too: great herbal and floral notes, black pepper spice, with a nice long finish. Soft, round, clean, bitter but balanced.
  • Civil Life Dortmunder

    Dortmunder · 4.9% ABV

    We proudly introduce this special release on our sixth anniversary...
  • Civil Life Dry Hopped Red

    Red Ale · 6.5% ABV

    This moderately strong red ale features good clean bitterness and citrus hop character. It’s light bodied but still has some caramel malt structure...
  • Civil Life Extra Special Bitter

    ESB · 5.5% ABV

    This classic malt-forward take on a much-loved English style is medium bodied with caramel richness and a subtle woodsy hop note.
  • Civil Life German Wheat

    Wheat Ale · 5.0% ABV

    German Wheat This brew looks at weisbier and doesn't really stray from the classic themes...
  • Civil Life Goal!den Ale

    Golden Ale · 4.8% ABV

  • Civil Life Gordian Knot

    Dunkles Bock · 6.4% ABV

    In our Big Beer series, we collaborated with Troy Meier of STL Hops fame on a version of his award-winning Gordian Knot Bock homebrew recipe...
  • Civil Life India Pale Ale

    IPA · 6.0% ABV

    Our IPA marries English malt and American hops to create a balanced hybrid, with good malt body, moderate bitterness, and a predominantly citrus hop character. Dry hopping with a blend of several American varieties imparts lush citrus aromatics.
  • Civil Life Kolsch

    Kolsch · 5.0% ABV

    This sounds like a beer I want to drink! When The Royale of South City fame contacted us about brewing up a batch of beer for them it was an easy decision. They even had a style in mind - Kolsch...
  • Civil Life Northern English Brown

    Brown Ale · 5.1% ABV

  • Civil Life Oatmeal Brown

    Brown Ale · 6.0% ABV

    A rich dark ale w/ stylistic similarities to both brown ale & oatmeal stout. It’s a deep mahogany color with a dense beige head.
  • Civil Life Oatmeal Stout

    Stout · 5.8% ABV

    Almost every beer theme has variations and Oatmeal Stout is a fine one at that...
  • Civil Life Oktoberfest

    Oktoberfest · 5.5% ABV

    Brewed each year for our anniversary party. This is our fastest-selling beer yet. Authentic German malts, hops and yeast.
  • Civil Life Ordinary Bitter Ale

    Best Bitter · 3.9% ABV

    The term “Ordinary Bitter” is an official classification indicating a low-alcohol content (drink a few), but there’s nothing ordinary about this beer...
  • Civil Life Pilsner

    Pilsner · 5.1% ABV

  • Civil Life Porter

    Porter · 6.0% ABV

    I’m pretty convinced that if the whole musician thing hadn’t worked for Johnny Cash he would have made some pretty good beer...
  • Civil Life Rye Pale Ale

    Specialty Grain · 4.6% ABV

    This isn't a little Pale Ale and it isn't the biggest of Pale Ales but it's our Pale Ale and it's big but grounded by a strong malt backbone.
  • Civil Life Scottish Ale

    Scottish Ale · 5.7% ABV

    Firstly, most Scotch Ale is decidedly malt driven with very little hop note. Our version is much hoppier...
  • Civil Life STL Best

    Best Bitter · 4.0% ABV

    Bready and biscuity. Grassy, woodsy with hints of herbal tea. Some subtle peppery spice, orange peel and ripe stone fruit notes.
  • Civil Life The Great Hencini

    Brown Ale · 4.0% ABV

    Rich toffee-like sweetness with a nice round bready mouthfeel. Reminiscent of chocolate, molasses, toasted almonds, ripe red berries, dried plums, orange zest, coffee and cream...
  • Civil Life Wee Heavy

    Scottish Ale · 6.5% ABV

  • Civil Life Wit

    Witbier · 5.0% ABV

    An aromatic, truly refreshing style with wide appeal, wit beer has long been a favorite.

About the brewery

Dylan Mosley is the Civil Life’s Brewer. He is also responsible for changing out the pirate flag every 8 months.

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