Beers

Alpha

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Type

Double IPA

Availability

For a Limited Time

Description

Hoppy

Enormous hop flavor and aromas. This big IPA has equal amounts of citrus, floral, herbal and earthiness to keep the flavors faithfully working together.

ABV

9.3%

IBU

85

Pour Size

goblet

Bluffton

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Type

 Black Lager

Availability

For a Limited Time

Description

Velvety

Dark like a porter, but smooth like a lager. Malty, roasty, velvety, and smooth.

 

ABV

6.8%

IBU

12

Pour Size

pint

Burr Oak

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Type

 Barley Wine

Availability

late Fall

Description

Warming

Intense malt and biscuit flavors, slight caramel and toffee undertones, subtle plum and cherry notes, hint of vanilla and oak. Aged on Kentucky Straight Bourbon barrels for 10 months.

 

ABV

6.8%

IBU

12

Pour Size

small snifter

Calmar

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Type

Milk Stout

Availability

Year Round

Description

Dark
Dark, rich, and creamy. Lactose sugar adds sweetness and a pleasing mouthfeel to this bold brew.

ABV

5.2%

IBU

23

Pour Size

pint

Canoe

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Type

Hard Apple Cider

Availability

Early autumn until it's gone

Description

Fermented Apple

100% organic local apples are pressed and fermented with Champagne yeast. Back-sweetened with pear juice and local honey. Gluten-free.

ABV

5.2%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Castalia

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Type

IPA

Availability

Year Round

Description

Hoppy

Nicely bitter & bracing, this IPA blends six varieties of hops: Citra, Mosaic, Warrior, Amarillo, East Kent Golding, and Czech Saaz.

ABV

5.5%

IBU

68

Pour Size

pint

Clermont

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Type

Flemish Brown

Availability

late Fall

Description

Classy

Moderately sour and tart, complex malt flavors, raisins, stone fruit, orange peel, subtle oak notes, sherry or port like, dry refreshing finish. Aged on French Oak Chardonnay barrels for 11 months.

ABV

6.16%

IBU

15

Pour Size

goblet

Conover

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Type

Pale Ale

Availability

Seasonal

Description

Refreshing

Pale Ale flavored with lots of cucumber. Very thirst quenching and refreshing.

ABV

5.9%

IBU

39

Pour Size

pint

Cresco

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Type

Cream Ale

Availability

Usually

Description

Smooth

Clean refreshing bitterness balanced with malty sweetness. This smooth, easy drinking beer is made with a large amount of corn to give it a lighter creamy taste.

ABV

6.6%

IBU

13

Pour Size

pint

Decorah

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Type

Nordic Gruit

Availability

Year-Round

Description

Ancient

Based on ancient Scandinavian recipes, this beer has no bittering hops. Juniper berries, rosemary, bay leaf, black walnuts and toasted caraway seed provide the traditional "Gruit" style beer flavorings.

ABV

5.8%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Delicious Aloysius

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Type

American Pale Ale

Availability

Rare

Description

 Classic

This easy drinking, classic American Pale Ale is the definition of refreshing.

ABV

5.5%

IBU

43

Pour Size

pint

Eldorado

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Type

IPA

Availability

Year-Round

Description

Straightforward

This beer is a single hopped India Pale Ale. Guess which hop we used? HINT: not Cascade

ABV

5.5%

IBU

83

Pour Size

pint

Fayette

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Type

Biere de Garde

Availability

Limited

Description

Strong

A strong French Farmhouse ale with light caramel flavor and toasted malt aroma.

ABV

8.4%

IBU

19

Pour Size

goblet

Festina

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Type

Rye Saison

Availability

Year Round

Description

Peppery

Our saison is spicy and peppery with a subtle floral nose. Local honey balances the profile of this dry and refreshing beer.

ABV

6.5%

IBU

7

Pour Size

pint

Freeport

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Type

Wit

Availability

Year Round

Description

Subtle Spice

Light & refreshing, this wheat beer is flavored with coriander and bitter orange peel for a distinctive color and flavor.

ABV

5.5%

IBU

17

Pour Size

pint

Froelich

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Type

Märzen

Availability

Fall

Description

Festival Beer

This full-bodied brew is malty, aromatic, crisp, and invigorating. It is brewed entirely with imported German malts and hops.

ABV

5.5%

IBU

25

Pour Size

pint

Ft. Atkinson

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Type

Cider

Availability

Limited

Description

Yum

A truly wild apple cider fermented entirely in Kentucky straight bourbon barrels. Local apples were used in this tart and oaky cider.

ABV

5.7%

IBU

0

Pour Size

goblet

Guttenberg

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Type

German-style Pils

Availability

Year Round

Description

Classic

Crisp, bitter and refreshing. Brewed with only traditional German Noble hops, this beer has a very clean bitterness with some malty grainy flavors.

ABV

4.9%

IBU

32

Pour Size

pint

Hawkeye

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Type

Honey Cider

Availability

Fall

Description

Luscious

Honeycrisp, Honey Gold, Johnathon, & Cortland apples were juiced and fermented with Champagne yeast, then back-sweetened with local honey. Gluten-free.

ABV

5.4%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Highlandville

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Type

Scottish Ale

Availability

Seldom

Description

Toasty

Toasted grain and caramel flavors without the strong roasted coffee and toffee notes typical in a stout or porter. Medium brown in color with a full-bodied malty finish.

ABV

7.5%

IBU

22

Pour Size

pint

Jackson Junction

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Type

Pear Cider

Availability

Fall

Description

Juicy

Freedom, Liberty, Empire, and Honeycrisp apples were juiced and fermented with pear juice from the Praska farm located west of Jackson Junction. Gluten-free

ABV

5.5%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Jerico

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Type

Lager

Availability

Usually

Description

Classic

A classic European style lager. Mellow, pleasant, refreshing and aromatic.

ABV

5.9%

IBU

24

Pour Size

pint

Lawler

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Type

Ale

Availability

Seasonal

Description

Irish

A very traditional Irish Red Ale. Crisp and malty with a clean finish.

ABV

5.8%

IBU

20

Pour Size

pint

Little Turkey

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Type

Abbey Ale

Availability

Seasonal

Description

Belgian Strong

Excessive amounts of highly roasted malt brings toasty caramel, dried fruit, and graham cracker flavors that are balanced with vanilla and whiskey from being aged in Kentucky Straight Bourbon barrels for 10 months. Monk approved.

ABV

7.5%

IBU

24

Pour Size

goblet

Moneek

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Type

IPA

Availability

For a Limited Time

Description

Juicy

An extremely bright citrusy IPA which blends Warrior, Columbus, Simcoe, Citra, Mosaic and Willamette hops. This beer is exceptionally well balanced.

ABV

6.3%

IBU

70

Pour Size

pint

Ossian

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Type

IPA

Availability

Year-Round

Description

Robust

So many hops, so much flavor! Amarillo, Citra, East Kent Golding, Mosaic, Saaz, Simcoe, Summit, and Willamette are all in there for a robust India Pale Ale.

ABV

6.5%

IBU

81

Pour Size

pint

Postville

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Type

Coffee Porter

Availability

Fall/ Winter

Description

Malty
Brewed with a smooth and dark malt backbone before medium roast coffee beans from Columbia and Guatemala are cold steeped in the brew during final fermentation. The finished flavor has complex layers of coffee, dark chocolate, stone fruit, bittersweet, and a hint of caramel.

ABV

4.5%

IBU

22

Pour Size

pint

Protivin

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Type

Czech-style Pilsner

Availability

Year-Round

Description

Bohemian

A classic Czech-style pilsner with a floral aroma and spicy bitterness from imported Czech Saaz and Kazbek hops. Smooth and malty with a clean, crisp finish.

ABV

6.4%

IBU

37

Pour Size

pint

Ridgeway

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Type

Pumpkin Saison

Availability

Fall

Description

Smooth
Over 100 lbs. of locally grown pie pumpkins roasted to perfection compliment the soft, earthy spiciness of this delectable beer.

ABV

7.2%

IBU

28

Pour Size

goblet

Sattre

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Type

Sour IPA

Availability

Seasonally

Description

Refreshing

This refreshingly bright brew features subtle citrusy tartness. Notes of pine and pineapple are supported by a complex and rich backbone.

ABV

5.3%

IBU

65

Pour Size

pint

Saint Lucas

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Type

Honey Weizen

Availability

Year-round

Description

Amber

Local bee keepers Jeff "Jethro" Ira and Matt Herold harvested the 100 pounds of honey used to make this extremely fragrant and smooth-tasting German style beer.

ABV

6.3%

IBU

15

Pour Size

pint

Spiced Saison

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Type

Saison

Availability

Late fall and early winter

Description

Earthy

This rich, earthy brew spiced with ginger and cinnamon is balanced and very drinkable.

ABV

7.2%

IBU

28

Pour Size

goblet

Schley

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Type

Lager

Availability

Year Round

Description

Classic

Crisp & refreshing, this approachable beer is brewed using 100% Czech Saaz hops and a Bohemian lager yeast. Perfect thirst quencher.

ABV

5.4%

IBU

25

Pour Size

pint

Spillville

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Type

Prohibition Ale

Availability

Year Round

Description

Retro

A well rounded session golden American ale with a touch of malty sweetness. After reading beer recipes from many local Prohibition era cook books, we found the common ingredients to be everything. Our grandparents put every type of local grain into their homebrew, so we did the same. This beer is made with malted barley, wheat, rye, oats, corn, sorghum, molasses and honey.

ABV

4.5%

IBU

29

Pour Size

pint

Wadena

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Type

Whiskey Wee Heavy

Availability

late Fall

Description

Rich

Strong malty-sweet back bone, mild caramel and smoky flavors, slight floral bouquet, light alcohol warmth, perfect cold weather beer. Aged on Kentucky Straight Bourbon barrels for 10 months.

ABV

7.7%

IBU

22

Pour Size

goblet

Waukon

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Type

Belgian Wheat

Availability

Year Round

Description

Enlivening

A unique interpretation of a belgium wit, bursting with lively aromas of sweet orange zest and coriander. This beer finishes with subtle peppery notes derived from French farmhouse yeast. Try it with an orange slice!

ABV

7.4%

IBU

17

Pour Size

goblet

Waucoma

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Type

Weizenbock

Availability

Late fall and early winter

Description

Bold

Big, bold, and ballsy. This dark, rich beer rings in at 8.7% alcohol by volume. Enjoy responsibly.

ABV

8.7%

IBU

28

Pour Size

goblet

West Union

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Type

Berliner Weiss

Availability

Late spring and summer

Description

Tart

Refreshingly tart and slightly sour Northern Germany style ale. Ask your server for raspberry syrup with it if that’s your thing.

ABV

4.3%

IBU

4

Pour Size

tall weissen

Apple Saison

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Type

Rye Saison

Availability

Late autumn into early winter

Description

Fresh

Fresh local organic apples make the perfect addition to our farmhouse saison. Tastes like summer in a meadow.

ABV

6.9%

IBU

7

Pour Size

pint

Aronia Honey Ale

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Type

Ale

Availability

Late Summer/ Early Fall

Description

Subtly Sweet

Fresh local aronia berries and local honey in this American Pale Ale is the perfect pairing for a delicious subtly sweet and tart beer.

ABV

5.5%

IBU

43

Pour Size

pint

Aronia Lager

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Type

Lager

Availability

Late Summer/ Early Fall

Description

Tart

This tart and very purple lager highlights the essence of freshly harvested aronia berries.

ABV

16%

IBU

6

Pour Size

pint

Aztec Chocolate Ale

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Type

Ale

Availability

Occasionally

Description

Complex

Puya chiles, guajillo chiles, and cayenne peppers give this beer a nice kick. Cacao nibs, cinnamon, and orange pulp balance out the spice.

 

ABV

7.2%

IBU

28

Pour Size

goblet

Blueberry Wheat

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Type

Wheat beer

Availability

Seldom

Description

Fruity

Real blueberries are added to an already great wheat beer to make a delicious brew.

ABV

5.5%

IBU

17

Pour Size

pint

Bourbon Bock

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Type

Barrel-aged Bock

Availability

Seldom

Description

A Hint of Oak

This very rich German Bock became even more outstanding after sitting in bourbon barrels for two months. Oak and vanilla now mix with the original caramel, toffee and coffee notes.

ABV

8.8%

IBU

28

Pour Size

goblet

Cherry Harvest

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Type

Ale

Availability

Winter to early Spring

Description

Sweet & Tart

This balanced brew has the sweetness of cherry pie with a hint of tartness like a cherry fresh from the tree.

ABV

6.9%

IBU

27

Pour Size

pint

Cherry Weizenbock

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Type

Weizenbock

Availability

Late fall and early winter

Description

Complex

Cherries paired with our Weissenbock create a rich, sweet-sour tasty treat sure to please the beer connoisseur.

ABV

8.7%

IBU

28

Pour Size

goblet

Chipotle Pumpkin Saison

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Type

Pumpkin Saison

Availability

Late fall and early winter

Description

Kicky

Chipotle peppers add smokiness and bold flavor without too much heat. Balanced by the richness of pie pumpkins, this is a unique combo.

ABV

7.2%

IBU

28

Pour Size

goblet

Chocolate Mint Stout

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Type

Stout

Availability

Seasonal

Description

Minty Smooth

Fresh mint leaves and cacao nibs transform our flagship stout into a delicious dessert beer.

ABV

5.2%

IBU

23

Pour Size

pint

Chocolate Raspberry Stout

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Type

Milk Stout

Availability

Seasonally

Description

Decadent
Dessert in a glass. Local raspberries from Grandma's garden add fresh fruit notes, while cacao nibs bring in the chocolatey goodness.

ABV

5.2%

IBU

23

Pour Size

pint

Coffee Cream Ale

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Type

Cream Ale

Availability

Seldom

Description

Bistro

Dark and smooth, if you like the taste of coffee, give this one a try.

ABV

6.6%

IBU

13

Pour Size

pint

Cranberry Wit

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Type

Wit

Availability

Seasonally

Description

Bright

Cranberry and lemon bring our wheat beer over to the sour side. This tart and lively wheat beer will wake up your taste buds.

ABV

5.5%

IBU

17

Pour Size

pint

Dry Hopped Cider

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Type

Hard Apple Cider

Availability

Occasionally

Description

Experimental

Hops added to cider—what a concept! Gluten free.

ABV

5.2%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Elderflower Cardamom Perry Cider

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Type

Pear Cider

Availability

Rare

Description

Culinary Classic

Exotic and floral. This dry 100% pear cider was fermented on a blend of French Ale yeast and French Champagne yeast. Dry spiced with imported Indian green cardamom and French elderflower. *may contain traces of gluten

ABV

5.2%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Fig and Honey Dunkelweizen

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Type

Dunkelweizen

Availability

Occasionally

Description

Sophisticated

Figs and honey subtly compliment the lightly roasted grains and enhance the malty complexity of this traditional German beer.

ABV

6.3%

IBU

15

Pour Size

pint

Ginger Apple Cider

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Type

Hard Apple Cider

Availability

Early autumn until it's gone

Description

Spicy

Fresh grated gingerroot gives this apple cider a spicy kick! The spiciness is balanced by local honey and lemon. Gluten-free.

ABV

5.2%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Honey Apple Cider

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Type

Hard Apple Cider

Availability

Occasionally

Description

Slightly Sweet

If you prefer your cider with a little more sweetness, this is for you. Not overly sweetened, you can still taste the fresh apply flavors. Gluten-free.

 

ABV

5.2%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Ginger Beer

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Type

Beer

Availability

Winter to early Spring

Description

The Love Child of Leif Erickson & Tori Amos

 

ABV

7.1%

IBU

28

Pour Size

pint

Lemon Basil Lager

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Type

Lager

Availability

Seasonally

Description

Classic

Exuberant & bright, this refreshing little number will get your attention! Grated lemon peel and fresh basil leaves are a winning combo.

ABV

5.4%

IBU

25

Pour Size

pint

Lingonberry Scandinavian Ale

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Type

Ale

Availability

Occasionally

Description

Viking-inspired

Harvested in the northern regions of Scandinavia, lingonberries add wonderful tartness and color to an easy drinking ale with herbal and floral notes.

ABV

5.8%

IBU

0

Pour Size

pint

Strawberry Berliner Weiss

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Type

Berliner Weiss

Availability

Seasonally

Description

Fruity

Whole strawberries and local rhubarb give a fruity kick to this sour beer.

ABV

4.3%

IBU

4

Pour Size

pint

Strawberry Rhubarb Sour

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Type

Sour

Availability

Seasonally

Description

Tart

A classic culinary combo, fresh strawberries provide balance for the lactobacillus and tart local rhubarb. Grandma's pie in a glass!

ABV

5.3%

IBU

65

Pour Size

pint

Where is Pivo Brewery on Tap?

Decorah - T-Bock's Sports Bar & Grill

Decorah - Rubaiyat

Festina - The Zipper