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  1872 N Commerce St, Milwaukee, WI 53212
  (414) 372-8800
  www.lakefrontbrewery.com

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Tap List - 17


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Lakefront My Turn: Dylan    Growler Fills  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
A highly carbonated, medium-bodied lager that is well-balanced.
International Pale Lager
5.5% ABV  ·  25 IBU
Lakefront Beer In Progress: Tea Beer (99 Calories)    Growler Fills  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.
Blonde Ale
4.0% ABV

Lakefront Cask | El Wisco W/ Ginger & Lemongrass - No Tokens    Cask  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $6.00  · 
A highly carbonated, medium-bodied lager that is well-balanced.

Lakefront Cask | Smash Ale: Hüll Melon W/ Strawberries - No Tokens    Cask  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $6.00  · 
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Lakefront Clutch Cargo    Growler Fills  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $6.00  · 
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
8.8% ABV  ·  72 IBU

Lakefront Eastside Dark   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $14.00
This Bavarian dark lager is a blend of three specialty grains, creating a rich, smooth, dark beer that anyone can enjoy. Pours a clear, dark color with an off-white head. Hints of roasted malts find their way into the aroma, and form a pleasant background to the dark, rich flavor. The German lager yeast rounds out this brew with a smooth, complex finish.
Food Pairings: BBQ dishes especially go well with this brew, like a slab of BBQ pork ribs. For dessert, try it with a rich chocolate mousse.
Munich Dunkel
5.6% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Lakefront El Wisco   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.
American Lager
4.1% ABV  ·  13 IBU

Lakefront Fixed Gear   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
Inspired by the energy and audacity of the fixed gear courier, Lakefront Brewery ran smack into this arresting creation. Fixed Gear is a big, bold American red IPA. It pours a glaring crimson tone with a rocky white head and a brilliant floral-citrus aroma, thanks to an aggressive Centennial, Cascade, and Chinook dry hopping.
Food Pairings: The hop flavor in Fixed Gear mingles well with Indian spices like tamarind, coriander, and cardamom; try it with tandoori chicken or pork vindaloo with rice on the side. Also goes great with grilled burgers, steaks, or baby back ribs.
Red IPA
6.8% ABV  ·  54 IBU

Lakefront Fuel Cafe   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
This unique stout combines the flavor of organic roasted malts and Milwaukee’s renowned organic Fuel Café coffee. Pours a deep, dark color with a beautiful creamy tan head. Coffee aromas dominate the nose, with a background of roasted malt.
Food Pairings: Pairs well with roasted entrées or desserts. Try it with roast beef topped with sautéed mushroom gravy, or wait until after dinner and enjoy with creamy tiramisu or fresh berries atop vanilla ice cream.
American Stout
6.4% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Lakefront Growing Power   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
Growing Power hits the glass pale copper with a loose, fluffy white head. Grapefruit, pear, and floral aromasprevail from organic Cascade, Centennial, and Calypso hops, followed by clove esters and spicy phenols.Citrus and clove greet the palate first, with organic caramel and Munich malt rounding out the flavors,adding balanced sweetness and a medium mouthfeel. This one ought to put a sustainable smile on your face.
Food Pairings: This Belgo-American hybrid will compliment a cayenne pepper and paprika blackened tilapia or a spicy vegan potato and kale curry. Sharp gorgonzola or mild Edam both make perfect companions for Growing Power, too.
American Pale Ale
6.7% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Lakefront New Grist    Growler Fills  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.
German Pils
5.1% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Lakefront New Grist Ginger    Growler Fills  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
This beer pours light gold with a rocky white headkicking out aromas of ginger and malted sorghum. The spicy-sweet ginger greets the palate first, beforemoving into the familiar flavor of New Grist: tangy green apple, light body, and crisp, refreshing finish.Overall, New Grist Ginger is a flavorful, easy-drinking, session beer with a snappy ginger punch.
Food Pairings: New Grist Ginger goes great with any variety of ginger-infused Asian dishes, like the sweeter broth of chicken Saigon pho, mild-to-spicy Thai gai pad king, or the spicy citrus notes of chana masala.
Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
4.7% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Lakefront Pils    Growler Fills  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.
German Pils
5.9% ABV

Lakefront Riverwest Stein   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
Aromas of American hops mingle with a slight floral character from the German lager yeast. A balanced maltiness with just a hint of sweetness dominates the flavor, with a crisp hop bite in the finish.
Food Pairings: Pair this beer with any good German entrée like schnitzel or rouladen and you'll have an instant hit.
American Amber Ale
5.6% ABV  ·  16 IBU

Lakefront Smash Ale: Hull Melon    Growler Fills  
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Lakefront Smash Ale: Hüll Melon   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $14.00
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
5.2% ABV

Lakefront White   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Full Pour: $5.00  ·  Half Pour: $3.00  ·  64 oz Growler: $16.00
Our version of a Belgian classic, brewed with 100% organic malt, wheat and spiced with organic coriander and orange peel. Pours a beautiful hazy blond-gold with a thick, pearly white head.
Food Pairings: Great with Belgian moules frites (steamed, buttered mussels and French fries) or charcuterie. The crisp carbonation in our White can cut through even the richest, creamiest dishes.
Witbier
4.8% ABV  ·  13 IBU

Bottle List - 16


Lakefront Brandy Barrel Aged Spiced Winter Lager   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $12.00
A somewhat strong dark beer with added spices that suggest the winter season

Lakefront Citra Smash Ale   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.
Blonde Ale
5.2% ABV  ·  14 IBU

Lakefront Eastside Dark   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
This Bavarian dark lager is a blend of three specialty grains, creating a rich, smooth, dark beer that anyone can enjoy. Pours a clear, dark color with an off-white head. Hints of roasted malts find their way into the aroma, and form a pleasant background to the dark, rich flavor. The German lager yeast rounds out this brew with a smooth, complex finish.
Food Pairings: BBQ dishes especially go well with this brew, like a slab of BBQ pork ribs. For dessert, try it with a rich chocolate mousse.
Munich Dunkel
5.6% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Lakefront Fixed Gear   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
Inspired by the energy and audacity of the fixed gear courier, Lakefront Brewery ran smack into this arresting creation. Fixed Gear is a big, bold American red IPA. It pours a glaring crimson tone with a rocky white head and a brilliant floral-citrus aroma, thanks to an aggressive Centennial, Cascade, and Chinook dry hopping.
Food Pairings: The hop flavor in Fixed Gear mingles well with Indian spices like tamarind, coriander, and cardamom; try it with tandoori chicken or pork vindaloo with rice on the side. Also goes great with grilled burgers, steaks, or baby back ribs.
Red IPA
6.8% ABV  ·  54 IBU

Lakefront Fuel Cafe   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
This unique stout combines the flavor of organic roasted malts and Milwaukee’s renowned organic Fuel Café coffee. Pours a deep, dark color with a beautiful creamy tan head. Coffee aromas dominate the nose, with a background of roasted malt.
Food Pairings: Pairs well with roasted entrées or desserts. Try it with roast beef topped with sautéed mushroom gravy, or wait until after dinner and enjoy with creamy tiramisu or fresh berries atop vanilla ice cream.
American Stout
6.4% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Lakefront Holiday Spice Lager   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
4 Pack : $11.00
Our version of a winter warmer: brewed with cinnamon, orange zest, clove and generous amounts of honey. Pours a deep amber to ruby color with an off-white head. Aromas are fruity and spicy, with a slight floral undertone from the lager yeast. The flavor is smooth, full and spicy, balanced by the bite of Mt. Hood hops and a substantial, warming alcohol character. This is a full bodied beer, making it a holiday taste sensation that will warm your bones on a cold winter night.

Lakefront Hop Jockey   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $13.00
What do you do when you’ve already got one of the best craft IPAs? Double down. This hot-blooded thoroughbred pours freshly-polished copper color with a foamy, off-white mane. Centennial, Cascade, and Citra hops supply grapefruit, mandarin orange, and pineapple aromas and flavors, while lightly-roasted Belgian caramel malts add a subtle biscuit aroma and balanced sweetness in the backstretch.
Food Pairings: Grilled meats with tomato and brown sugar-based barbecue sauce, e.g. Kansas City-style, compliment Hop Jockey’s citrus fruit flavors; for a vegetarian twist, try smoked tofu burnt-ends. Sharp cheddar, Stilton-style blue, or any robust cheese.
Double IPA
8.2% ABV  ·  89 IBU

Lakefront IPA   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
IPA. Enjoy a balance of mild bitterness with a candy-like sweetness in this citrusy pale ale.
Food Pairings: Goes well with any spicy Indian or Thai food: green curry, tom yum soup, or pad thai beef dishes and fried seafood will stand up to the hops as well.
American IPA
6.6% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Lakefront Imperial Pumpkin Ale   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $12.00
A beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables
Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
13.4% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Lakefront Klisch   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
Named after our brewery’s founders, Russ and Jim Klisch, this beer is brewed in the tradition of great Czech pilsners. A beautiful, brilliant blonde-gold pour with a light, hoppy aroma. Malt and a slight hopbitterness round out the flavor of this classic style. Klisch is a smooth and full bodied golden lager you’ll remember forever.
Food Pairings: Pilsner is an extremely versatile beer, and pairs with most lighter fare. Enjoy with a thin, crispy slice ofMilwaukee-style pizza, or try it with a hot ham, cheese, and sweet onion sandwich.
German Pils
5.6% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Lakefront Lemondrop Smash Ale   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
A harmonious marriage of ingredients, processes and beer.
Specialty Beer
5.2% ABV  ·  14 IBU

Lakefront My Turn: Nathan   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
This dark, caramelly German-style lager has just enough smoked malt to give it an interesting depth, but still finishes crisp.
Rauchbier
5.5% ABV  ·  16 IBU

Lakefront New Grist Ginger   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
This beer pours light gold with a rocky white headkicking out aromas of ginger and malted sorghum. The spicy-sweet ginger greets the palate first, beforemoving into the familiar flavor of New Grist: tangy green apple, light body, and crisp, refreshing finish.Overall, New Grist Ginger is a flavorful, easy-drinking, session beer with a snappy ginger punch.
Food Pairings: New Grist Ginger goes great with any variety of ginger-infused Asian dishes, like the sweeter broth of chicken Saigon pho, mild-to-spicy Thai gai pad king, or the spicy citrus notes of chana masala.
Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
4.7% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Lakefront New Grist Gluten-Free   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
New Grist is a one-of-a-kind beer brewed without wheat or barley: the first of its kind that can be enjoyed by those with Celiac Disease. This is the first gluten free beer to be granted label approval by the US Government. Each batch we brew is tested for its gluten contents before it is bottled and shipped.
Food Pairings: A great pairing with grilled veggies and fish.
German Pils
5.1% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Lakefront Riverwest Stein   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
Aromas of American hops mingle with a slight floral character from the German lager yeast. A balanced maltiness with just a hint of sweetness dominates the flavor, with a crisp hop bite in the finish.
Food Pairings: Pair this beer with any good German entrée like schnitzel or rouladen and you'll have an instant hit.
American Amber Ale
5.6% ABV  ·  16 IBU

Lakefront White   
Lakefront Brewery  ·  Milwaukee, WI
6 Pack : $9.00
Our version of a Belgian classic, brewed with 100% organic malt, wheat and spiced with organic coriander and orange peel. Pours a beautiful hazy blond-gold with a thick, pearly white head.
Food Pairings: Great with Belgian moules frites (steamed, buttered mussels and French fries) or charcuterie. The crisp carbonation in our White can cut through even the richest, creamiest dishes.
Witbier
4.8% ABV  ·  13 IBU