Big, bold, and out of control, Annihilator is an American barleywine that will unleash a barrage of flavors on your palate. It begins with a base of British Maris Otter barley for a solid foundation. Smatterings of dark British crystal malts are added for toffee and caramel accents. A three-hour boil helps enrich the deep and complex malt backbone. A heavy dose of Chinook, Columbus, and Cascade hops gives this mighty barleywine a bright and citrusy bitterness. Annihilator is waiting to be challenged by discriminating drinkers.
Silver Award at 2012 San Diego International Beer Competition IBUs 99+
Dubbel In Paradise is a traditional Belgain-style dubbel. We begin with a base of German pilsner malt blended with specialty malts from Belgium to create a deep malt character. Addition of a unique Belgian "candi" syrup imparts flavors of rum-soaked raisins. Delicately balanced by floral German hops, Dubbel In Paradise is fermented with our favorite Belgian yeast. A dry finish and lively carbonation make this dangerously drinkable. IBUs 24
El Verano is a traditional Belgian-style saison that begins with a base of German pilsner malt and a generous portion of malted rye. Malted spelt and flaked wheat adds a pleasant earthiness while softening the mouthfeel. We've incorporated local sage honey to accentuate the floral German hops used in the kettle. Fermented with our favorite Belgian yeast, El Verano has aromas of fresh fruits and delicate spices with a refreshingly dry finish and lively carbonation.
Bronze Medal 2012 Great American Beer Festival® in French/Belgian Saison Category. IBUs 41
A traditional American cream ale brewed with American 2-row malt and imported German hops. Delicately hopped, light in body, and very refreshing with a clean finish.
Gold Medal winner at 2013 Great American Beer Festival® in Golden or Blonde Ale category.
Winner of 2012 World Beer Cup® Gold Award in Blonde or Golden Ale category.
Silver award at 2012 San Diego International Beer Competition. IBUs 13
Hef Leppard is a traditional Bavarian-style weizen with its roots in strong German brewing traditions. A base of German wheat, pilsner, and Munich malts, give this beer has a soft and wheaty foundation. Fermented with our favorite Bavarian yeast, delicate aromas of clove combine with floral German hops to round out this delicately refreshing beer. IBUs 14
Hop Ramen is a West Coast-Style India Pale Ale brewed in collaboration with Pizza Port Carlsbad. Brewed with malted barley and toasted rice, Hop Ramen is hopped with Warrior, Simcoe, Amarillo, Citra, and Sorachi Ace, a new variety with Japanese origins. Unique flavors and aromas of tropical fruit & bright lemon abound. IBUs 99+
The Hops of Brixton is a classic British-style extra special bitter (ESB). It starts with British Maris Otter malt for a toasty backbone that's accented with light and dark British caramel malts, adding distinctive toffee notes. Flaked barley adds a gentle silkiness to the mouthfeel. Hops from the East Kent region of England create a floral and earthy hop profile to perfectly balance the malt. London's calling! IBUs 44
"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. IBUs 77
An American red ale brewed with American 2-row malt, a hefty helping of British caramel malt, and a smidgen of pale chocolate malt. Knucklehead Red has a great caramel malt profile that's perfectly balanced by Columbus, Centennial, and Cascade hops.
Bronze Award at 2012 San Diego International Beer Competition IBUs 46
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
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
Alpha Supreme is an over-the-top American pale ale originally brewed to commemorate the 2nd anniversary of New Brew Thursday's beer webcast. For a special twist, we used a hefty dose of German rye malt to compliment American 2-row and light caramel malt. Alpha Supreme is outrageously hopped with Nelson Sauvin, a hop variety from New Zealand, as well as Summit, Columbus, and Simcoe from the good old US. For aunique and bold aroma, we dry hopped Alpha Supreme with Nelson Sauvin and Columbus. IBUs 75
The holidays are a special time to celebrate friendships. We did just that with "Clear & Present Manger," a winter warmer ale brewed in collaboration with Pizza Port, San Clemente. A rich malty base is perfectly balanced by German and English hops. Additions of Vietnamese cinnamon, allspice, and nutmeg add delicate spicing and complexity. IBUs 45
A full-blown “West Coast-Style” IPA chocked full of sticky hop resins. Melrose is brewed with American 2-row malt and a touch of Canadian “honey” malt to accentuate the tropical and citrusy flavors of the Simcoe and Amarillo hops. This beer is generously dry hopped for an over-the-top aromatic experience. IBUs 99
This Belgian-style strong golden ale has a dry finish and lively carbonation. Our favorite Belgian yeast imparts fresh fruit flavors and aromas with accents of juicy pears. Floral and spicy hop notes from Slovenian and Czech varieties punctuate the finish. This beer will fill your glass in a big, strong, and confident way. Yeah, that’s what she said! IBUs 32
The Dominator is a "West Coast-Style" meets "old school" IPA that celebrates classic ingredients. We begin with a base of American 2-row malt for a solid foundation, but add a subtle layer of British caramel malt for a toasty accent. In the kettle the beer is hopped with Galena, Columbus, and Centennial - classic Pacific Northwest hops that add a citrusy and piney punch. It's the generously dry hopped with Galena and Columbus for a dank resiny aroma. IBUs 99
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