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  101 West Broadway San Diego CA 92101
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Tap List - 14

Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest   
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $6.00
An Oktoberfest beer, true to the roots of the festival, that’s deep golden in color and rich with complex malt flavor from the use of traditional German Steffi barley.
Munich Helles
6.0% ABV  ·  30 IBU
Green Flash Le Freak   
Green Flash Brewing Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $6.00
This Belgian Style IPA is an "out of the box" convergence of beer styles where American Imperial IPA meets Belgian Trippel.
Belgian IPA
9.2% ABV  ·  101 IBU

Maine Mo   
Maine Beer Company  ·  Freeport, ME
Flavors and aromas of zesty citrus, passionfruit and pine. A very subtle malt sweetness for balance with a finish dry.
American Pale Ale
6.0% ABV  ·  50 IBU

Modern Times Protocosmos   
Modern Times Beer  ·  San Diego, CA
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $6.00
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  90 IBU

New Holland Dragon's Milk   
New Holland Brewery  ·  Holland, MI
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $7.00
A stout with roasty malt qualities intermingled with vanilla tones, all dancing in an oak bath, which contribute to its complex characaters
Bourbon Barrel Stout
11.0% ABV  ·  31 IBU

Oskar Blues Ten FIDY   
Oskar Blues Brewery  ·  Lyons, CO
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $7.00
This titanic, immensely viscous stout is loaded with inimitable flavors of chocolate-covered caramel and coffee and hide a hefty 98 IBUs underneath the smooth blanket of malt.
Imperial Stout
10.5% ABV  ·  98 IBU

Other Half Forever Ever   
Other Half Brewing Co.  ·  Brooklyn, NY
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
4.7% ABV

Pure Project Murklands   
Pure Project  ·  San Diego, CA
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $6.00
Our house Rye Pale Ale With barbarian yeast adds both fruity esters of peach and citrus as well as the “murk”
Murky Rye Pale Ale
5.5% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Russian River Pliny The Elder   
Russian River Brewing Company  ·  Santa Rosa, CA
Taster: $3.00  ·  Pint: $8.00
Pliny the Elder is well-balanced with malt, hops, and alcohol, slightly bitter with a fresh hop aroma of floral, citrus, and pine.
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  100 IBU

Stella Artois Cidre   
Stella Artois  ·  Leuven, Belgium
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $6.00
Stella Artois Cidre is a crisp and refreshing European-style cider made from hand-picked apples.
English Cider
4.5% ABV  ·  38 IBU

Stiegl Radler Grapefruit   
Stieglbrauerei Zu Salzburg Gmbh (Stiegl)  ·  Salzburg, Austria
Taster: $4.00  ·  Pint: $15.00
Real fruit juice gives this radler a distinct tart aroma and natural cloudiness.
Fruit Beer
3.2% ABV  ·  9 IBU

Stone / Dogfish Head / Victory Saison Du Buff   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
Taster: $2.00  ·  Pint: $6.00
Saison brewed with parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme. The beer is brewed three times, once at each brewery using the same recipe.
6.8% ABV  ·  52 IBU

Stone IPA   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
Medium malt character with a heavy dose of over the top hops. Generous dry hopping gives this beer its abundant hop aroma and crisp hop flavor.
American IPA
6.9% ABV  ·  77 IBU

Triple Crossing Real Recognize Real    Growler Fills  
Triple Crossing Brewing Company  ·  Richmond, VA
Taster: $3.50  ·  Pint: $13.50
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  80 IBU

Bottle List - 10

Ballast Point Big Eye IPA   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
The beer that helped put San Diego IPA’s on the map.
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  71 IBU

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
The tart freshness of grapefruit perfectly complements Sculpin’s citrusy hop character.
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
An imperial IPA best savored from a snifter. 90 Minute has a great malt backbone that stands up to the extreme hopping rate.
Double IPA
9.0% ABV  ·  90 IBU

Mickey's Fine Malt Liquor    Can  
Miller Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.
American Lager
5.6% ABV  ·  32 IBU

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

Modern Times Orderville Mosaic IPA   
Modern Times Beer  ·  San Diego, CA
We didn’t want to just make a regular hoppy beer, throw in an imperceptible amount of rye, and then dye the thing red.
American IPA
7.2% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Pabst Blue Ribbon    Can  
Pabst Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Pabst Blue Ribbon is brewed in the finest traditions of an American Premium Lager dating back to 1844.
American Lager
4.6% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Steel Reserve   
Miller Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
8.1% ABV

Stone Go To IPA   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
Hop flavors dominate the taste, but are balanced by just enough malt to keep things reasonably in balance.
Session IPA
4.8% ABV  ·  65 IBU

The Commons Myrtle   
The Commons Brewery  ·  Portland, OR
A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry
5.1% ABV

Spirits - 10

Bulleit Rye   
Bulleit Distillery  ·  Louisville, KY
Russet in color, with rich oaky aromas. The taste is exceptionally smooth, with hints of vanilla, honey, and spice. Finish is crisp and clean, with long, lingering flavors.

Grain Vodka
80° (40%)

Jameson Irish Whiskey   
Midleton Distillery  ·  Midleton, Ireland
Jameson Original is a blend of pot still and fine grain whiskeys that is as versatile as it is smooth. Triple-distilled and aged for a minimum of 4 years, this is the timeless whiskey that turned our green bottle into an icon. Nose: To the nose, Jameson has a light floral fragrance, peppered with spicy wood and sweet notes. Taste: Perfect balance of spicy, nutty and vanilla notes with hints of sweet sherry and exceptional smoothness.

Paddy Irish Whiskey   
Midleton Distillery  ·  Midleton, Ireland
Irish Whiskey
80° (40%)

Tito's Handmade Vodka   
Mockingbird Distillery  ·  Austin, TX
Tito’s Handmade Vodka is produced in Austin at Texas’ oldest legal distillery using old-fashioned pot stills.
Grain Vodka
80° (40%)

Wine - 12

Caposaldo Pinot Grigio   
Caposaldo  ·  Veneto
Vintage: 2013

Dry Creek Vineyard Meritage   
Dry Creek Vineyard  ·  Sonoma County, CA
Vintage: 2000

Edna Valley Vineyard Chardonnay   
Edna Valley Vineyard  ·  Central Coast/Monterey, CA
Vintage: 2002

Four Sisters Chardonnay   
Four Sisters  ·  Belvidere, USA
Vintage: 2002

Four Vines Santa Barbara Naked Chardonnay   
Four Vines  ·  CA
Vintage: 2013
With fresh aromas of guava and apricot, Naked Chardonnay defines summer in a glass. Juicy flavors of Granny Smith apple and yellow peach, along with a bright acidity and crisp finish.

Kendall-Jackson Vintner's Reserve Chardonnay   
Kendall-Jackson  ·  Sonoma County, CA
Vintage: 2013
Beautifully integrated tropical flavors such as pineapple, mango, and papaya with citrus notes that explode in your mouth. These flavors delicately intertwine with aromas of vanilla and honey to create depth and balance throughout. A hint of toasted oak and butter rounds out the long, lingering finish.

Lungarotti Cabernet Sauvignon   
Lungarotti  ·  Torgiano, Italy
Vintage: 1996

Menage a Trois Red Blend   
Menage a Trois  ·  California
Vintage: 2013
Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Petit Verdot
Do you like to do it in the dark? You will, after we captivate you with our gorgeous garnet color, and seduce your palate with our bold blackberry and plush spiced plum flavors. But it doesn’t stop there. We also bring you joy with hints of mocha, and exotic spiced kisses, which will linger on your lips. Our supple, expressive taste with its long, flavorful finish intermingles with blackberry pastilles and hints of violet. Once you embrace our velvety Midnight Red Blend, you’ll reveal your deepest, darkest desires.

Terlato Family Vineyards Pinot Grigio   
Terlato Family Vineyards  ·  Sonoma County, CA
Vintage: 2013

Tilia Malbec   
Tilia  ·  Mendoza Province
Vintage: 2012
Flavors of blackberry, plum, and black cherry.

Cocktails - 7

Bitters Ginger Beer Maker's Mark Twist of Lemon

Dark and Stormy
Ginger beer Kraken

Jaim's Mojito
fresh mint agave club soda fresh lime blackberrys lime slice
Sweet Bitter
Light Alcohol Spirit Forward

Love in a Glass
Absolut Vodka Beefeater 24 London Dry Gin Dark Rum orange juice Grenadine Bacardi 151
Sweet tropical flavor
Sweet Bitter
Light Alcohol Spirit Forward

Old Fashioned
Angostura Bitters Bulleit Bourbon Sugar Cube

pom martini
Pama Pomegranate three olives raseberry champagne

Sweet Tea Vodka
Jeremiah Weed Sweet Tea Vodka Lemonade

On Deck - 4

Border Psycho Brutal Imperial Stout   
Border Psycho  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
10.3% ABV

Figueroa Mountain Hoppy Poppy IPA   
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.  ·  Buellton, CA
Bright aromas of grapefruit, orange oil, lemon zest and pine needles abound. The flavor is mellow and smooth with a very moderate lingering bitterness.
American IPA
6.5% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Insurgente La Lupulosa   
Cervecería Insurgente  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.3% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Insurgente Tiniebla Wit   
Cervecería Insurgente  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
A refreshing wheat ale very pale in color
5.3% ABV