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  4421 Genesse Ave, San Diego, CA 92117
  1 (858) 277-8226
mon 11am to 12am
tue 11am to 12am
wed 11am to 12am
thurs 11am to 11pm
fri 11am to 12am
sat 11am to 12am
sun 11 am to 12am
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Tap List - 20


Acoustic Ales IPL (Imperial Pale Lager)   
Acoustic Ales Brewing Experiment  ·  San Diego, CA
Plenty aromatic with a solid grapefruit and pine boquet. The Mosiac and Citra hops make it particulary approachable (not to mention completley slammable).
Czech Pale Lager
5.0% ABV

Acoustic Ales Strawberry Sour   
Acoustic Ales Brewing Experiment  ·  San Diego, CA
A very pale wheat beer low in alcohol with light bread and clean lactic sour flavors.
Berliner Weisse
6.0% ABV

Acoustic Ales Unplugged   
Acoustic Ales Brewing Experiment  ·  San Diego, CA
A very dark, full-bodied, roast ale with a complementary oatmeal flavor.
Oatmeal Stout
9.5% ABV  ·  34 IBU

Ballast Point Sculpin IPA   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
A trophy beer that’s a testament to our homebrew roots.
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Belching Beaver Milk Stout    Nitro  
Belching Beaver Brewing  ·  Vista, CA
A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.
Sweet Stout
5.3% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Boulder Beer Shake Chocolate Porter    Nitro  
Boulder Beer Company  ·  Boulder, CO
Our twist on the traditional robust American Porter, Shake Chocolate Porter is dark black in color with rich, sweet aromatics and flavors of dark chocolate, coffee and caramel. This unique brew blends five different grains, including Chocolate Wheat, that along with cacao nibs create a devilishly delicious chocolate finish with a velvety mouthfeel.
American Porter
5.9% ABV  ·  39 IBU

Golden Coast Purple Monsoon Local Mead   
Golden Coast Meadery  ·  Oceanside, CA
Similar in balance, body, finish and flavor intensity to a dry white wine, with a pleasant mixture of subtle honey character, soft fruity esters, and clean alcohol.
Dry Mead
8.0% ABV

Great Divide Velvet Yeti Nitro    Nitro  
Great Divide Brewery  ·  Denver, CO
A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.
American Stout
5.0% ABV

Humboldt Hemp Ale   
Humboldt Brewing  ·  Arcata, CA
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
5.7% ABV  ·  32 IBU

Humbolt Red Nectar    Cask  
Humbolt Brewing Co.  ·  Arcata, CA
A moderate, hoppy beer with a distinct caramel malty flavor.
American Amber Ale
5.4% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Joseph James Beer Lager   
Joseph James Brewing Co.  ·  Henderson, NV
A highly carbonated, medium-bodied lager that is well-balanced.

Joseph James Berliner Weize Guy   
Joseph James Brewing Co.  ·  Henderson, NV
A very pale wheat beer low in alcohol with light bread and clean lactic sour flavors.
Berliner Weisse
3.7% ABV

Joseph James I'M Out Imperial Stout   
Joseph James Brewing Co.  ·  Henderson, NV
Imperial Stout with a perfect combination of dark malts to give it hints of dark chocolate, coffee, and a touch of smoke.
Food Pairings: BLUE CHEESE | DUCK WITH CHERRY SAUCE | SIRLOIN | VEGETARIAN VINDALOO | CARAMEL TART
Imperial Stout
9.3% ABV

Karl Strauss Peanut Butter Cup Porter   
Karl Strauss Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
This decadent twist on a robust porter packs rich layers of smooth peanut butter and dark chocolate flavors. The lingering, slightly dry finish is sure to keep you going back for the next sip. Today, it turns out you really can have your dessert… and drink it too.
American Porter
5.6% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Kona Lava Man Red Ale   
Kona Brewing Company  ·  Kailua-Kona, HI
An easy-drinking pint that balances toffee and caramel sweetness with a roasted dry finish.
Irish Red Ale
6.8% ABV

Modern Times Blazing World   
Modern Times Beer  ·  San Diego, CA
Blazing World is a luxuriously hoppy amber loaded up with Nelson, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops, which are some of the fruitiest, dankest hops sweet, sweet money can buy.
American Amber Ale
6.8% ABV  ·  85 IBU


Novo Brazil Belo Blonde   
Novo Brazil Brewing Co.  ·  Chula Vista, CA
A moderately strong golden ale with fruity-spicy Belgian yeast characteristics
Belgian Blond Ale
6.5% ABV  ·  32 IBU

Stone World Bistro Gardens Delicious IPA   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.7% ABV  ·  100 IBU

Thorn Street Smuggler's Cove Agave Amber    Nitro  
Thorn Street Brewery  ·  San Diego, CA
A moderate, hoppy beer with a distinct caramel malty flavor.
American Amber Ale
6.3% ABV  ·  44 IBU

Bottle List - 34


Allagash Odyssey Ale Aged In Oak Barrels 2014   
Allagash Brewing Company  ·  Portland, ME
A very strong and complex Belgian ale full of dark fruit flavors
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
10.4% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Alpine Pure Hoppiness Double IPA   
Alpine Beer Company  ·  Alpine, CA
So mega-hopped it will take you to hop heaven. We've used hops in the boil, more hops in the giant hopback, and added to that, an incredible amount of dry-hopping for that cutting-edge hop bite. Once you've tasted this unique beer, all others pale in comparison.
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Avery Mephistopheles Stout 2013   
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
15.4% ABV

Avery Uncle Jacobs Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout   
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
Jacob Spears, 6th Great Grand Uncle, is credited as the first distiller to label his whiskey “Bourbon.” He built his distillery in Bourbon County Kentucky in 1790 — 203 years before we began brewing. In his honor, they present this robust, silky smooth, full-bodied and altogether extremely American rendition of an Imperial Stout aged for 6 months in the very finest Bourbon barrels.
Imperial Stout
17.0% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Boon Kriek   
Brouwerij Boon  ·  Lembeek, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
4.0% ABV

Cascade Blueberry 2013 Project (750 Ml)   
Cascade Brewing Company  ·  Portland, OR
A beer that has picked up wood flavors and aroma from its time aging in the wood
Wood-Aged Beer
7.75% ABV

Cascade Cranberry   
Cascade Brewing Company  ·  Portland, OR
A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables


Cascade Foudre # 1   
Cascade Brewing Company  ·  Portland, OR
A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables

Cascade Manhattan Nw   
Cascade Brewing Company  ·  Portland, OR
A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables

Chimay Cinq Cents Tripel (White)   
Bieres De Chimay  ·  Baileux, Belgium
This Trappist beer combines sweet and bitter in a rare balance. The beer has fruity touches of Muscat grapes and raisins.
Belgian Tripel
8.0% ABV  ·  36 IBU

Chimay Grand Reserve (Blue)   
Bieres De Chimay  ·  Baileux, Belgium
A dark Trappist beer with a powerful aroma, the complex flavour of which improves across the years.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
9.0% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Deschutes Black Butte XXVI (26th Birthday Reserve)   
Deschutes Brewery  ·  Bend, OR
Aged in bourbon barrels and dry spiced with cocoa nibs, complemented by pomegranate molasses and Oregon cranberries.
American Porter
10.8% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Deschutes Mirror Mirror 2014   
Deschutes Brewery  ·  Bend, OR
A very strong ale with hop character, rich malt flavors, and prevalent alcohol with a very long finish.
American Barleywine
11.2% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Deschutes The Abyss 2014   
Deschutes Brewery  ·  Bend, OR
A deep, dark Imperial Stout, The Abyss has almost immeasurable depth and complexity. Hints of molasses, licorice and other alluring flavors make it something not just to quaff, but contemplate.
Imperial Stout
11.0% ABV  ·  86 IBU

Duvel Belgian Golden Ale   
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat  ·  Breendonk-Puurs, Belgium
This beer takes together Pilsner malts, Bohemian hops, and a unique yeast strain to create this intense, aromatic and beguiling ale.
Belgian Golden Strong Ale
8.5% ABV  ·  32 IBU

F. Boon Framboise   
Brouwerij Boon  ·  Lembeek, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
5.5% ABV  ·  5 IBU

Firestone Walker Barrelworks Bretta Rose   
Firestone Walker Brewing Company  ·  Paso Robles, CA
A crisp effervescent concoction, bursting with raspberries,, a rosé color, bracing acidity, and a clean and refreshing finish.

Founders Blushing Monk   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Blushing Monk is brewed with a ridiculous amount of raspberries and with a Belgian yeast strain that keeps our head cellar operator from sleeping for a week. It pours a stunning deep berry red and, at 9.2% ABV, has a surprising kick.
Fruit Beer
9.2% ABV  ·  5 IBU

Gulden Draak   
Brouwerij Van Steenberge  ·  Ertvelde, Belgium
Gulden Draak is a beer that is so rich, so glowing, so full of its very own characteristic flavor, that it reminds some who try it of chocolate and others of coffee.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
10.5% ABV  ·  18 IBU

Huyghe Red Delirium   
Brouwerij Huyghe  ·  Melle, Belgium
8.0% ABV

Leffe Blond Ale   
Leffe  ·  Brussels, Belgium
An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.
Blonde Ale
6.6% ABV  ·  28 IBU

Liefman's Cuvee Brut   
Brouwerij Liefmans  ·  Oudenaarde, Belgium
A beer with additional flavors and aroma from fruit
Fruit Beer
6.0% ABV  ·  16 IBU

Malheur 12   
Brouwerij Malheur  ·  Belgium
Strong and richly malty sweet with low bitterness and noticeable alcohol.
Abt/Quadrupel
12.0% ABV  ·  50 IBU

North Coast Old Rasputin Xvi Barrel Aged   
North Coast Brewing Co.  ·  Fort Bragg, CA
An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.

Orval Trappist Ale   
Brasserie d'Orval  ·  Villers-devant-Orval, Belgium
Orval Trappist Ale has an intensely aromatic and dry character and acquires its pronounced hoppy aroma and extra dry taste from dry-hopping.
Belgian Pale Ale
6.9% ABV  ·  32 IBU

Oud Beersel Oude Kriek Vieille   
Brouwerij Oud Beersel  ·  Beersel, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
6.5% ABV

Petrus Aged Pale   
Brouwerij Bavik  ·  Bavikhove, Belgium
Its refreshing sour taste is due to the maturation process of 18 months in oak wooden barrels.
Wild Specialty Beer
7.3% ABV  ·  12 IBU

Russian River Consecration   
Russian River Brewing Company  ·  Santa Rosa, CA
Dark Ale aged in Cabernet Sauvignon barrels from local wineries, black currants, brettanomyces, lactobacillus, and pediococcus.. Rich flavors of chocolate truffle, spice, tobacco, currants, and a bit of Cabernet.

Russian River Supplication   
Russian River Brewing Company  ·  Santa Rosa, CA
Brown Ale aged in used Pinot Noir barrels w/ sour cherries, brettanomyces, lactobacillus, and pediococcus. Flavors from the cherries, Pinot Noir and oak balance each other nicely with a little funk from the brett.
Wild Specialty Beer
7.0% ABV  ·  27 IBU

Samuel Adams Utopias 2011 Vintage   
A very strong ale with hop character, rich malt flavors, and prevalent alcohol with a very long finish.

Sierra Nevada Barrel Aged Bigfoot   
A very strong ale with hop character, rich malt flavors, and prevalent alcohol with a very long finish.
American Barleywine
11.6% ABV  ·  90 IBU

Timmermans Pumpkin Lambicus   
Brouwerij Timmermans-John Martin N.V.  ·  Dilbeek-Itterbeek, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
4.0% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Van Steenberge Piraat   
Brouwerij Van Steenberge  ·  Ertvelde, Belgium
This light amber coloured Piraat with full foam head overwhelms with an aroma of bitter, spicy, malty and alcoholic scents.