On tap

Kia ora,

Our tap selection changes constantly (every 3-4 weeks) with no particular flagship beers.  Feel free to subscribe to our site to receive updates on our tap selection.

 

WEEK OF 10/19/2017

 

Bière de Barge – mixed culture ale w/ bière de garde and brettanomyces yeast strains.  Lower ABV than a traditional bière de garde with fruity notes from the brett vs. barnyard.  

ABV: 5.5%

 

 

 

Tea with the Devil: Belgian golden strong ale infused with Sencha and Darjeeling teas.  Dry tannin finish.  Collaboration beer w/ T.R.U.B. for the 11th Annual Brewing Up A Cure

ABV: 8.9%

 

 

 

 

Oktoberfest: malt forward German lager with plenty of Vienna and Munich malt

ABV: 6.5%

 

 

 

 

 

Rusted Route – our amber ale with notes of caramel from the toasted malt

ABV: 5.8%

 

 

Jacked Up O’Lantern Stout: coffee stout featuring La Prima coffee with cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and allspice

ABV: 6.6%

 

 

 

Rebranded Pale Ale: featuring Motueka and Cascade hops.

ABV: 5.6%

 

 

 

Pacific Ring IPA – featuring Nelson Sauvin and Cascade hops

ABV: 7.5%

 

 

 

Pot Hat Cider: fermented here with juice from Brown’s Orchard.  Dry/tart, not sweet.  Growler fills available

ABV: 8.5%

 

 

 

SPECIAL BOTTLE RELEASES:

Heini’s Good Cheer 2017 will not be available until mid December 2017

Heini’s Good Cheer 2016:  SOLD OUT A tawny colored bourbon barrel aged old ale with aromas and flavors of vanilla, oak ,caramel, citrus, cocoa powder and warming alcohol.  Carbonation is low to not take away from the residual sweetness.  Enough initial bitterness and proper bottling allows for some cellaring at 55 F or lower. This batch of old ale is a blend of 2015 old ale (aged in sour mash rye barrel from Finger Lakes Distillery), 2016 old ale (aged in wheated bourbon barrel from Smooth Rambler) and 2016 old ale (aged in single bourbon barrel from Smooth Rambler). Heini was a dear friend of Steve’s while Steve was living in Germany many years ago.  We raise a glass of good cheer in honor of Heini and his generous hospitality.  Available in 22 oz bottle to go, as well as on tap

ABV: 9.8%

Fun Fact:  Heini’s Good Cheer 2015 won the 2016 World Beer Cup Silver Award in the Old Ale or Strong Ale presented earlier this year after the 2016 Craft Brewers Conference in Philadelphia, PA.

Fun Fact:  Heini’s Good Cheer 2016 won the Silver Medal in the Old Ale or Strong Ale category at the 2017 Great American Beer Festival  presented earlier this year in Denver, Co.

 

 

 

 

Intersection 2016: American wild ale, blend of sour wheat wine, wine barrel aged farmhouse ale with brettanomyces and Ferdl Bock.  Brettanomyces characteristics in the aroma, with a tart fruit flavor.  Dry finish. On draught and bottles.  BOTTLES SOLD OUT

Intersection 2016
53% Sour wheat wine
40% Akaroa farmhouse ale aged in a wine barrel with brettanomyces
7% Ferdl Bock Weizenbock
ABV 7.2%.   Bottle conditioned. Decant slowly.  Can be cellared below 60F.