Alpha Galactic is a west coast-style pale ale with a blast of intergalactic flavors and aromas. A base of pilsner malt lays down a delicate foundation for the Australian Galaxy and American Warrior, Amarillo, & Simcoe varities. Dry hopping with Galaxy creates bright aromas of passion fruit, pineapple, and dank resin. IBUs 69
"Alpha Waves" is a trickster of a "session IPA" that will knock you down with surges of flavor and aroma. We pull some tricks in the brewhouse to make this beer seem deceptively full and flavorful. Alpha Waves is kettle hopped with Warrior, Amarillo, Centennial, & Citra. A heaping dry hop charge of Amarillo & Citra creates lively tropical & citrus aromas. IBUs 50
Helmet. So, at last we meet for the first time for the last time. Our brand new double black IPA is furiously dry hopped with a villainous amount of Equinox and Citra, sure to send your palate into ludicrous speed, go! Even Rick Moranis would agree that the Schwartz is strong with this one! IBUs 100+
"James" is a soulful and well-hopped American brown ale. A base of American 2-row malt is layered with British caramel and chocolate malts, creating a complex maltiness that leads into a toasted chocolate finish. Chinook, Columbus, Centennial, and Cascade hops provide a citrusy balance, while a silky mouthfeel rounds out the show. Hey!
Bronze Award at 2012 San Diego International Beer Competition IBUs 52
An American Stout brewed with rye malt for a silky body. Kilgore is brewed with British roasted barley and chocolate malts for a roasty backbone with notes of coffee and cocoa. Hopped with Chinook, Columbus, Centennial, and Cascade hops for a citrusy Pacific Northwest punch. Silver Award at 2012 San Diego International Beer Competition.
Gold Medal winner at 2013 Great American Beer Festival® in American-Style Stout category. Silver medal winner 2016 World Beer Cup IBUs 77
Onyx is a rich, jet-black imperial stout. It's brewed with a base of British Maris Otter barley, British dark caramel malts, and an assortment of British chocolate malts and roasted barley. It also gets a hefty dose of rolled oats, which lends to a maddeningly silky mouthfeel. Kissed with brown sugar and smidgen of blackstrap molasses, Onyx is hopped with German Magnum hops and British Goldings to perfectly balance the broad roasted flavors. Battle the rages of the season with a warming glass of Onyx.
Rubia is a traditional Belgian-style blond ale with a refreshing edge. German and Belgian malts mingle with our favorite Belgian yeast to create flavors and aromas of fresh fruit and baked bread. German hops delicately balance things out with lively floral notes and spice. A clean, dry finish combined with lively carbonation makes Rubia a drinker's delight. IBUs 30
Thrillseeker is a "West Coast-style" India Pale Ale that is sure to push your senses to the edge. It starts with a base of American 2-row malt and a restrained dose of extra light caramel malt to let the hops punch through. It's then generously hopped with Chinook, Summit, Centennial and Simcoe for a massive citrus and tropical hop profile. Thrillseeker is dry hopped with Simcoe and Chinook for an uber fresh resiny aroma. IBUs 99
Udder Love is a traditional milk stout that's packed with rich flavors. We begin with British Maris Otter malt for a toasty foundation, then layer on three different types of British roasted malts for coffee and bittersweet chocolate flavors. The beer is finished with milk sugar from the heart of America's dairyland, Wisconsin, adding a silky mouthfeel. Enjoy this smooth and luscious milk stout and fall utterly in love. Contains lactose.
Silver Medal winner at 2013 Great American Beer Festival® in the Sweet Stout or Cream Stout category.
Gold Medal winner at 2012 Great American Beer Festival® in the Sweet Stout or Cream Stout category.
Gold Medal winner at the 2014 San Diego International Beer Competition in the Specialty Stout category. IBUs 30
Wholly Smoke is a robust porter laced with one of our signature house flavors and aromas - smoke! A blend of British malts mingle with beechwood smoked malt and oak smoked wheat from Germany in this rich and complex smoky ale. Hopped with British Target and EKG for the perfect balance. IBUs 44
Take pride in what you brew and what you drink! To commemorate the 20th anniversary of O'Brien's Pub in San Diego, California, we brewed this marvelously hoppy and aromatic India pale ale. A blend of Amarillo, Nelson Sauvin, & Mosaic set the tone for this splendid celebratory ale. Cheers! IBUs 99