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Tap List - 33


Abnormal Hugs And Kisses   
Abnormal Beer Company  ·  San Diego, CA
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
10.8% ABV

Abnormal Mostra Mocha Stout   
Abnormal Beer Company  ·  San Diego, CA
A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.
American Stout
5.1% ABV  ·  22 IBU

AleSmith Pale Ale .394   
AleSmith Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
AleSmith Pale Ale .394 pays tribute to the city that Tony Gwynn loved and the career high batting average that he achieved in '94.
American Pale Ale
6.0% ABV  ·  26 IBU

Alpine Duet   
Alpine Beer Company  ·  Alpine, CA
Our original single IPA made with Simcoe and Amarillo hops “in harmony.”
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  45 IBU

Anchor Porter   
Anchor Brewing  ·  San Francisco, CA
With deep black color, a thick, creamy head, rich chocolate, toffee and coffee flavors, and full-bodied smoothness, Anchor Porter® is the epitome of a handcrafted dark beer. A blend of specially roasted pale, caramel, chocolate, and black malts, along with our top-fermenting yeast, creates complexity without bitterness.
American Porter
5.6% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Anderson Valley Huge Arker Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout   
Anderson Valley Brewing Company  ·  Boonville, CA
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
13.5% ABV  ·  88 IBU

Artifex No Name IPA   
Artifex Brewing Company  ·  San Clemente , CA
Generously brewed with Simcoe, Centennial and Mosaic, No Name finishes nice and dry for a beer you won’t forget; at least not after just one
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  80 IBU

Avery Raja   
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
Brazenly bitter. Dashingly dry-hopped. Raja is an audacious addition to our lengthy lineage of intrepid IPA’s. Hops for all! All for hops!
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Ballast Point Bonito   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.
Blonde Ale
4.5% ABV

Bell's Oberon Ale   
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
Bell's Oberon is a wheat ale fermented with Bell's signature house ale yeast, mixing a spicy hop character with mildly fruity aromas.
Food Pairings: Pair Oberon Ale with delicate fish, salads, sushi and vegetable dishes. It also goes well with fresh berries or a fruit soup. Try it with fish & chips, crab cakes, a chef salad, sushi or snapping turtle soup. Pairs well with cheeses like chevre, Butterkase, Lemon Stilton, Buffalo Mozzarella, Brick, Tournevent, Benning Goat Gouda or Edam.
American Wheat Ale
5.8% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Benchmark Hildegard IIIPA   
Benchmark Brewing Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
From our High Ground Series, it's bright and juicy sweet but crisp, filled with orange and lemon flavors and aroma. It’s a Citra bomb that will satisfy any hop head. The alcohol warmth is surprisingly mild for the 13.5% abv.
Food Pairings: A full stomach is recommended.
Triple IPA
13.5% ABV
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Bitter Brother's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Little Sister   
Bitter Brother's Brewing Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.

Bud Light   
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.  ·  St. Louis, MO
Brewed with a malt and hops ratio different from Budweiser for a distinctively crisp taste with fewer calories.
American Light Lager
4.2% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Budweiser   
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.  ·  St. Louis, MO
Budweiser is a medium-bodied, flavorful, and crisp with blended layers of premium American and European hop aromas.
American Lager
5.0% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Coors Light   
Coors Brewing Company  ·  Golden, CO
Coors Light has a nice, bright appearance when poured and a crisp, clean taste.
American Light Lager
4.2% ABV  ·  12 IBU

Elysian Space Dust   
Elysian Brewing Company  ·  Seattle, WA
The hopping is pure starglow energy, with Chinook to bitter and late and dry additions of Citra and Amarillo.
American IPA
8.2% ABV  ·  73 IBU

Figueroa Mountain Davy Brown Ale   
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.  ·  Buellton, CA
This brew is loaded with chocolate and coffee played against citrus and stone fruit and a mellow bitterness.
American Brown Ale
6.0% ABV  ·  40 IBU

Joseph James Citra Rye   
Joseph James Brewing Co.  ·  Henderson, NV
American Pale ale featuring Citra hops, and Vienna & Rye malts.
Food Pairings: CHILI CHEESE FRIES | PIZZA | FISH & CHIPS | HOT WINGS | FAJITAS
American Pale Ale
5.4% ABV  ·  55 IBU

Left Coast Surf Break   
Left Coast Brewing Company  ·  San Clemente, CA
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Mission Hard Root Beer   
Mission Brewery  ·  San Diego, CA
Mission Hard Root Beer has all the root beer flavor you remember from childhood except it is for grown-ups.
Hard Root Beer
7.5% ABV  ·  5 IBU

Modern Times City Of The Sun   
Modern Times Beer  ·  San Diego, CA
City of the Sun is a big, fruity, pungent, sticky, delicious IPA. Mosaic & Motueka give it a very fruity hop character, with Simcoe providing enough of a piney backbone to prevent it from going off the deep end. The complex but unobtrusive malt character gives it a medium body and a platform for the saturated hop flavor.
American IPA
7.8% ABV  ·  85 IBU

Mother Earth Kismet   
Mother Earth Brew Co.  ·  Vista, CA
This IPA will “wow” those tastebuds and wake up your nose! Fruitiness in the aroma and a lemon grass finish from the NZ Nelson and Cascade h
American IPA
7.2% ABV  ·  78 IBU

Omer Vander Ghinste Kriek Des Jacobins Sour Cherry   
Brouwerij Omer Vander Ghinste  ·  Bellegem, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
4.5% ABV

Oskar Blues Old Chub Scotch Ale (Nitro)   
Oskar Blues Brewery  ·  Lyons, CO
Old Chub is a celebration of malts. The cola-colored beer features a dense, tawny head, a creamy mouthful and flavors of caramel, chocolate and lightly roasted malt. Complex and rich, it finishes with a whisper of smokiness that calls to mind a fine single malt scotch.
Wee Heavy
6.9% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Pizza Port Shark Bite   
Pizza Port  ·  Carlsbad, CA
A moderate, hoppy beer with a distinct caramel malty flavor.

Port Board Meeting Brown Ale   
Port Brewing Company  ·  San Marcos, CA
Board Meeting offers the malty richness and assertive hop presence that you expect in an American brown ale, but enhanced with pronounced roasted coffee and bitter chocolate aromas and flavors

Saint Archer White Ale   
Saint Archer Brewing Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
Brewed with high quality Pilsner and Wheat malts, generously spiced with coriander and Fresh orange peel.
Witbier
5.0% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Shock Top Belgian White   
Shock Top Brewing Co.  ·  St. Louis, MO
This uniquely-crafted and award-winning wheat beer is unfiltered to create a brew that is naturally cloudy with a light golden color and a smooth, refreshing finish.
Witbier
5.2% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Societe The Coachman   
Societe Brewing Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
***2015 GABF Gold Medal Winner***
Really Small IPA
4.7% ABV

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

Stella Artois Lager   
Stella Artois  ·  Leuven, Belgium
One of the World's best selling beers, enjoyed in more than 80 countries. Low malt sweetness with a crisp finish.
International Pale Lager
5.2% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Stone Give Me IPA Or Give Me Death   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Unibroue Trois Pistoles   
Unibroue Brewery  ·  Chambly, QC
Brewed with four selected malts and four exotic spices, Trois Pistoles beckons with a subtle sweetness that makes it surprisingly smooth and satisfying for a beer of such strength and complexity.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
9.0% ABV  ·  15.5 IBU

Bottle List - 29


Alpine Pure Hoppiness   
Alpine Beer Company  ·  Alpine, CA
This beer will take you to hop heaven. We've used hops in the boil, more hops in the giant hopback, and more dry-hopping!
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Anheuser-Busch O'Douls Low-Alcohol Beer   
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.  ·  St. Louis, MO
12 oz
A light-bodied and very refreshing lager.

Arrogant Bastard Ale   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
14 oz
This is an aggressive beer. You probably won't like it. It is quite doubtful you have the taste or sophistication to be able to appreciate an ale of this quality or depth.
American Strong Ale
7.2% ABV  ·  100 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

Ballast Point Pineapple Sculpin   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
With so many tropical hop notes in Sculpin, how could we not try adding juicy pineapple? The fruity flavors and hop intensity packs a punch!
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  70 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

Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA   
Bear Republic Brewing Co.  ·  Healdsburg, CA
12 oz
This hoppy American IPA is a full bodied beer brewed American pale and crystalmalts, and heavily hopped with Chinook, Cascade, Columbus and Centennial.
American IPA
7.5% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Bud Light   
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.  ·  St. Louis, MO
16 oz
Brewed with a malt and hops ratio different from Budweiser for a distinctively crisp taste with fewer calories.
American Light Lager
4.2% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Budweiser   
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.  ·  St. Louis, MO
16 oz
Budweiser is a medium-bodied, flavorful, and crisp with blended layers of premium American and European hop aromas.
American Lager
5.0% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Coors Light   
Coors Brewing Company  ·  Golden, CO
16 oz
Coors Light has a nice, bright appearance when poured and a crisp, clean taste.
American Light Lager
4.2% ABV  ·  12 IBU

Coors Original   
Coors Brewing Company  ·  Golden, CO
12 oz
The Banquet Beer was born in the Rockies and has been a proud part of the American experience for generations.
American Lager
5.0% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Corona Extra   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
12 oz
Corona's aroma is fruity-honey with a touch of malt and the flavor is crisp and well-balanced between hops and malt, toward the malt side.
International Pale Lager
4.5% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Corona Light   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
12 oz
Corona Light has approximately 30% less calories than Corona Extra but keeps the same refreshing flavor.
Mexican Light Lager
4.1% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Dos Equis Special Lager   
Dos Equis  ·  Monterrey, Mexico
12 oz
A crisp, refreshing, light-bodied malt-flavored beer with a well-balanced finish.
American Lager
4.2% ABV  ·  23 IBU

Great White   
The Great Beer Company  ·  Chatsworth, CA
12 oz
A refreshing wheat ale very pale in color

Heineken   
Heineken Nederland B.V.  ·  Netherlands
12 oz
Heineken's mildly bitter taste, fresh, fruity aroma, bright color and exceptional clarity are obtained using only the purest water, hops and barley malt.
International Pale Lager
5.0% ABV  ·  23 IBU

Julian Cherry Bomb Hard Cider   
Julian Brewing Company  ·  Julian, CA
12 oz
Like a dry wine with complex flavors. The apple character marries with the added fruit to create a balanced flavor.
Fruit Cider
6.99% ABV

Lost Coast Downtown Brown   
Lost Coast Brewery  ·  Eureka, CA
12 oz
A smooth, full bodied nut brown ale, lightly hopped with a hint of roasted and crystal malts. This ale is dark in color without the heavy taste of porter or stout.
American Brown Ale
5.0% ABV  ·  18 IBU

Lost Coast Tangerine Wheat   
Lost Coast Brewery  ·  Eureka, CA
12 oz
A refreshing citrus ale, Lost Coast Tangerine Wheat combines our Lost Coast Harvest Wheat with natural tangerine flavors.
American Wheat Beer
5.5% ABV  ·  14 IBU

Miller High Life   
Miller Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
12 oz
Yeast our founder brought over from Germany, light Galena hops from the pacific northwest, and a combination of malted barley.
American Lager
5.0% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Miller Light    Can  
Miller Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
16 oz
A light-bodied and very refreshing lager.
American Light Lager
4.2% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Modelo Especial   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
24 oz
With inspiration from traditional German brewmasters, we created a consistently crisp and well-balanced beer that we fittingly named Modelo Especial.
International Pale Lager
4.4% ABV  ·  3.2 IBU

New Belgium Fat Tire   
New Belgium Brewing  ·  Fort Collins, CO
12 oz
An exceptionally smooth copper colored beer with toasty, biscuit-like malt flavors coasting in equilibrium with hoppy freshness
American Amber Ale
5.2% ABV  ·  22 IBU

Newcastle Brown Ale   
Caledonian Brewing Co  ·  Edinburgh, United Kingdom
12 oz
The quintessential rich, English brown ale. It is is sweet, malty, somewhat nutty, yet refreshing.
British Brown Ale
4.7% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Pabst Blue Ribbon    Can  
Pabst Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
24 oz
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

Pacifico Clara   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
12 oz
The classic Mexican lager from the Pacifico Brewery of Mazatian, founded in 1900 by German settlers.
Mexican Lager
4.5% ABV  ·  10 IBU

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

Stone IPA   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
12 oz
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

Tecate    Can  
Tecate  ·  Montezuma, Mexico
24 oz
The most ubiquitous symbol in Baja California is undoubtedly that of Tecate Beer, the cerveza that is a source of pride to Baja California people.
International Pale Lager
4.5% ABV  ·  13 IBU

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Clown Shoes Blaecorn Unidragon   
Clown Shoes Beer  ·  Ipswich, MA
roasty, fruity, bitter
Russian Imperial Stout
11.5% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Mulata   
Novo Brazil Brewing Co.  ·  Chula Vista, CA
A moderate, hoppy beer with a distinct caramel malty flavor.
American Amber Ale
5.2% ABV  ·  30 IBU

North Park Hop-Fu!   
North Park Beer Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.5% ABV  ·  123 IBU

North Park Ride The Tiger   
North Park Beer Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
8.5% ABV

Rogue Hazelutely Choctabulous   
Rogue Ales & Spirits  ·  Newport, OR
A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.
Sweet Stout
5.7% ABV  ·  51 IBU

Sierra Nevada Barrel Aged Narwhal W/ Red & Black Currants   
An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.
Russian Imperial Stout
9.8% ABV  ·  62 IBU

Thorn Street North Park Pale   
Thorn Street Brewery  ·  San Diego, CA
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
5.5% ABV  ·  44 IBU

Van Steenberge Gulden Draak Brewmasters Edition 2016   
Brouwerij Van Steenberge  ·  Ertvelde, Belgium
Strong and richly malty sweet with low bitterness and noticeable alcohol.
Abt/Quadrupel
10.5% ABV