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Map of Palate

  449 N Main St, Milford, MI 48381
  (248) 977-0408
  www.palateofmilford.com

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Tap List - 32


Ballast Point Manta Ray    Growler Fills  
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
Aromas of fresh, citrusy tangerine, melon and light pine leap from the beer and linger over a smooth finish.
Double IPA
8.5% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Bell's Hopslam Ale   
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
Selected specifically because of their aromatic qualities, these Pacific Northwest varieties contribute a pungent blend of grapefruit, stone fruit, and floral notes. A generous malt bill and a solid dollop of honey provide just enough body to keep the balance in check, resulting in a remarkably drinkable rendition of the Double India Pale Ale style.
Food Pairings: Pair Hopslam with mid-rare rib eye with blue cheese sauce, grilled pork loin with cilantro/sage/garlic pesto, grilled asparagus or fennel bulbs.
Double IPA
10.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Bell's Smitten Golden Rye    Growler Fills  
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
Citrus & resinous flavors from the hops with the earthy, rustic overtones of the rye malt yield an interesting American Pale Ale.
American Pale Ale
6.0% ABV  ·  50 IBU

Bell's Two Hearted Ale    Growler Fills  
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
A significant malt body balances the hop presence, together with the fruity yeast aromas, lead to a remarkably drinkable American-style IPA.
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  55 IBU

Brewery Vivant Big Red Coq    Growler Fills  
Brewery Vivant  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Hoppy Belgo-American Red Ale

Brewery Vivant Paris   
Brewery Vivant  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry
Saison
9.0% ABV

Brewery Vivant Wizard Burial Ground   
Brewery Vivant  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Aged in freshly drained bourbon barrels for 12+ months. Expect bourbon, vanilla, and charred oak character, together with caramel richness of quad.
Food Pairings: blue cheese stuffed dates, wrapped in bacon with a balsamic glaze.

Cellarmen's Breakfast Hoser   
Cellarmen's  ·  Hazel Park, MI
Similar in balance, body, finish and flavor intensity to a semisweet (or medium-dry) white wine, with a pleasant mixture of honey character, light sweetness, soft fruity esters, and clean alcohol.
Semi-Sweet Mead
6.0% ABV

Cellarmen's Cider    Growler Fills  
Cellarmen's  ·  Hazel Park, MI
A refreshing drink with wine-like apple flavors.

Dark Horse Double Crooked Tree   
Dark Horse Brewing Company  ·  Marshall, MI
We actually took the Crooked Tree recipe and doubled all of the ingredients except the water, just the way a DOUBLE should be made.
Double IPA
12.0% ABV  ·  98 IBU

Drafting Table Belgian Table Beer    Cask  
A somewhat fruity and easy drinking Belgian ale which is less aggressive than many other Belgian beers
Belgian Pale Ale
4.7% ABV  ·  18 IBU

Drafting Table Buzz Blanket    Growler Fills  
A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.
Sweet Stout
7.8% ABV  ·  24 IBU

Drafting Table Perkunas    Cask   Growler Fills  
A complex beer that combines multi-layered malt with dark fruit flavors.
Baltic Porter
8.1% ABV  ·  28 IBU

Drafting Table Professional Pils    Growler Fills  
A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.
German Pils
5.2% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Drafting Table Proud Lake Porter    Growler Fills  
A moderately strong brown beer that explores roasted malt flavors of chocolate and caramel.
English Porter
6.2% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Drafting Table Rezolute IPA    Growler Fills  
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.7% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Founders Breakfast Stout Nitro    Nitro   Growler Fills  
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
An intense fresh-roasted java nose topped with a frothy, cinnamon-colored head that goes forever.
Imperial Stout
8.3% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Founders Dirty Bastard    Growler Fills  
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Complex in finish, with hints of smoke and peat, paired with a malty richness and a right hook of hop power to give it the bad attitude.
Scottish Heavy
8.5% ABV  ·  50 IBU

Founders Nitro Pale Ale    Nitro  
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
This dry-hopped Pale Ale takes on a completely different attitude when infused with nitrogen. The medium body and malty sweetness remain strong, with an intensified creaminess that gives the citrus of the Cascade hops a smooth allure all its own.
American Pale Ale
5.4% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Great Lakes Conway's Irish Ale   
Great Lakes Brewing Company  ·  Cleveland, OH
An easy-drinking pint that balances toffee and caramel sweetness with a roasted dry finish.
Irish Red Ale
6.5% ABV  ·  25 IBU

J.K.'s Northern Neighbour Farmhouse Cider Saskatoon Cuvee    Growler Fills  
J.K.'s Scrumpy (Almar Orchards)  ·  Flushing, MI
Let's celebrate a collaboration of a few passionate American and Canadian farmers! The fruits of their labor are presented in this bottle, a family reunion of sorts. This delightful cider is made from Michigan apples and a unique Canadian prairie apple, the Saskatoon. Gathered by J.K. from family orchards in Michigan and Saskatchewan, this natural cider has been carefully fermented at Almar Orchards. We hope you enjoy sharing this cider that knows no borders with friends, family, and neighbors.

Petrus Sour Quadrupel   
Petrus  ·  Bavikhove, De Brabandere
A complex, dark, malty beer from 5 different malts. Refreshing and complex taste.
Abt/Quadrupel
10.5% ABV

River's Edge And The Crowd Goes Mild   
River's Edge Brewing Company  ·  Milford, MI
A dark, malt-focused session ale with a wide range of dark malt and sugar expression.
Dark Mild
3.8% ABV

Rogue Rosie    Growler Fills  
Rogue Ales & Spirits  ·  Newport, OR
A very strong and complex Belgian ale full of dark fruit flavors
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
9.5% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Short's Cup A Joe Coffee Creme Stout    Cask   Growler Fills  
Short's Brewing Company  ·  Bellaire, MI
A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.
American Stout
8.0% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Short's Good Humans    Growler Fills  
Short's Brewing Company  ·  Bellaire, MI
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.

Short's Soft Parade    Growler Fills  
Short's Brewing Company  ·  Bellaire, MI
Soft Parade is a gourmet specialty pour that is brewed with toasted rye flakes and two-row malted barley. Loaded with pureed strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries, we refer to this fermented potion as a fruit infused rye ale. The result is a refreshing fruit delicacy that is easy to drink, visually appealing, and finishes dry.
Fruit Beer
7.5% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Sierra Nevada Sidecar Orange Pale Ale    Growler Fills  
This is a new take on the hoppy pale ale brewed with Cascade, Equinox, and Mandarina hops with a hint of orange peel.
American Pale Ale
5.3% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Stone Enjoy By 02.14.17 Chocolate & Coffee IPA    Growler Fills  
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
we added chocolate and coffee to make this devastatingly fresh IPA even more seductive to the palate
Double IPA
9.4% ABV  ·  90 IBU

Vivant Space Queen In Peril    Growler Fills  
Brewery Vivant  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables

Wittekerke Wit    Growler Fills  
Wittekerke  ·  Belgium
A very pleasant drink, light in alcohol with a crisp and refreshing flavor. WITTEKERKE is always served cold, but in taking your time to enjoy it, you will find more flowery and spring flavors towards the end of your glass.
Witbier
5.0% ABV

Wolverine State Dark Lager   
Wolverine State Brewing Co.  ·  Ann Arbor, MI
A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.
American Lager
5.0% ABV  ·  19 IBU

Bottle List - 42


Aecht Schlenkerla Schlenkerla Rauchbier Märzen   
Brauerei Heller-trum / Schlenkerla  ·  Bamberg (Germany), Germany
A malty, German-style amber lager with a balanced, beechwood smoke character.
Rauchbier
5.4% ABV

Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock   
Brauerei Aying  ·  Aying, Germany
A rich, dark elixir with cascading layers of malt complexity balanced by elegant hops. Notes of toffee, caramel, elegant dark-malt roastiness, and pure malt.
Doppelbock
6.7% ABV  ·  24 IBU

B. Nektar Apple Pi   
B. Nektar Meadery  ·  Ferndale, MI
In well-made examples of the style, the fruit is both distinctive and well-incorporated into the honey-sweet-acid-tannin-alcohol balance of the mead. Some of the best strong examples have the taste and aroma of an aged Calvados (apple brandy from northern France), while subtle, dry versions can taste similar to many fine white wines.
Cyser
12.0% ABV

B. Nektar Dragons Are Real   
B. Nektar Meadery  ·  Ferndale, MI
Similar in balance, body, finish and flavor intensity to a semisweet (or medium-dry) white wine, with a pleasant mixture of honey character, light sweetness, soft fruity esters, and clean alcohol.
Semi-Sweet Mead
14.0% ABV

Black Sheep Ale   
Black Sheep Brewery  ·  North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
4.4% ABV

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

Chimay Première (Red)   
Bieres De Chimay  ·  Baileux, Belgium
Topped with a creamy head, it gives off a slight fruity apricot smell from the fermentation.
Belgian Dubbel
7.0% ABV  ·  24 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

Früli Strawberry   
Früli  ·  Ghent, East Flanders
Fruli is a high quality Strawberry Belgian fruit beer. It is a unique blend of white beer and strawberry juice.
Fruit Beer
4.1% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Fuller's Vintage Ale 2013   
Fuller Smith & Turner PLC  ·  London, United Kingdom
A rich, dessert-esque beer with a strong caramel component that is designed to go down smooth.
Wee Heavy
8.5% ABV

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

Hanssens Oudbeitje   
Hanssens Artisanaal bvba  ·  Dworp, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
6.0% ABV

Hanssens Oude Gueuze   
Hanssens Artisanaal bvba  ·  Dworp, Belgium
As with all Gueuzes, Hanssens is a mixture of several vintages to produce a lambic which is refreshingly fruity.This is the result of blending different lambics of different ages. The second fermentation takes place inside the bottles and therefore they are stored for minimum six months in constant temperature kept cellars.
Gueuze
6.0% ABV

J.W. Lees And Brewers Harvest Ale Aged In Port Barrels 2013   
J.W. Lees And Co.  ·  United Kingdom
An intense, complex English ale that showcases malty richness paired with a velvety, luscious texture.
English Barleywine
11.5% ABV

J.W. Lees Harvest Ale 2013 Calvados   
J.W. Lees And Co.  ·  United Kingdom
An intense, complex English ale that showcases malty richness paired with a velvety, luscious texture.
English Barleywine
11.5% ABV


Kasteel Donker   
Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.  ·  Ingelmunster, Belgium
Toffee aroma quickly reveals robust roasted malt, burn sugar tastes and rich port wine-esque fruits like, apricot and cherry.

Kasteel Rouge   
Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.  ·  Ingelmunster, Belgium
Kasteel Rouge is a unique blend of Kasteel Donker and a sweet cherry liqueur. This fruity beer makes a great aperitif on a sunny terrace.
Fruit Beer
8.0% ABV

La Trappe Quadrupel Oak Aged   
Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven (La Trappe)  ·  Berkel-Enschot, Netherlands
This way of aging ale results in a unique, complex flavour, which varies from one type of barrel to another. Quadrupel can be conserved for many years, and is a real treat for true ale enthusiasts.
Food Pairings: • Stews and spicy dishes • Grilled ribs with sweet-and-sour sauce • Rich desserts, chocolate
Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
11.0% ABV  ·  22 IBU

Monks Cafe Flemish Sour Red   
Brouwerij Van Steenberge  ·  Ertvelde, Belgium
Brewed for Monk's Café in Philadelphia, but also available for retail purchase elsewhere. Oud Bruin in style; a traditional blend of young and old beers.
Flanders Red Ale
5.5% ABV  ·  25 IBU

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

Petrus Aged Pale   
Petrus  ·  Bavikhove, De Brabandere
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas
Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer
7.3% ABV  ·  12 IBU

Petrus Aged Red   
Brouwerij Bavik  ·  Bavikhove, Belgium
Petrus Aged Red is a perfect blend of sweet and sour with a cherry undertone which makes this brew remarkably drinkable at 8.5% ABV.
Flanders Red Ale
8.5% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Rochefort Trappistes 10   
Brasserie De Rochefort  ·  Rochefort, Belgium
The top product from the Rochefort Trappist brewery. Dark color, full and very impressive taste. Strong plum, raisin, and black currant palate, with ascending notes of vinousness and other complexities.
Abt/Quadrupel
11.3% ABV  ·  27 IBU

Samuel Smith's Taddy Porter   
Samuel Smith's Old Brewery  ·  Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Very dark, fairly full in body and packed with flavor. Intense, dry tangy character of roasted barley
English Porter
5.0% ABV  ·  32 IBU

St. Bernardus Abt. 12   
Brouwerij St. Bernardus  ·  Watou, Belgium
St. Bernardus Abt 12 is dark with a full, ivory-colored head. It has a fruity aroma, full of complex flavours and excells because of its long bittersweet finish with a hoppy bite.
Abt/Quadrupel
10.0% ABV  ·  22 IBU

St. Feuillien Grand Cru   
Brasserie St. Feuillien  ·  Le Roeuix, Belgium
A strong and complex Belgian-style ale with fruity and hoppy characteristics

St. Feuillien Tripel   
Brasserie St. Feuillien  ·  Le Roeuix, Belgium
A strong and pale Trappist ale with spicy-fruity notes and highly aromatic
Belgian Tripel
8.5% ABV

The Bruery Hottenroth   
The Bruery  ·  Placentia, CA
This tart, German-style Berliner Weisse is as authentic as it gets. Using lactobacillus and a hint of brettanomyces sours this unusual, low gravity wheat beer.
Berliner Weisse
3.1% ABV

The Bruery Sour In The Rye   
The Bruery  ·  Placentia, CA
We brewed this ale with around 40% rye as a base malt and let our sour yeast and bacteria eat away at it in oak barrels for over a year creating a sour ale with a complex character of rye spice, oak and a subtle funk.
Wild Specialty Beer
7.8% ABV  ·  5 IBU

The Bruery Trade Winds   
The Bruery  ·  Placentia, CA
A strong and pale Trappist ale with spicy-fruity notes and highly aromatic
Belgian Tripel
8.6% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier   
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan  ·  Freising, Germany
Our golden-yellow wheat beer, with its fine-poured white foam, smells of cloves and impresses consumers with its refreshing banana flavor.
Food Pairings: Seafood, spicy cheese, Bavarian white sausage
Weissbier
5.4% ABV  ·  14 IBU

Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier Dunkel   
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan  ·  Freising, Germany
A German-style wheat beer with a banana-and-clove yeast character, supported by a toasted bread flavor
Dunkles Weissbier
5.3% ABV  ·  14 IBU

Weihenstephaner Korbinian   
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan  ·  Freising, Germany
A double bock beer that has what it takes. Not just for lovers of strong beer. With a malty aroma and great taste, our Korbinian is a true beer speciality.
Doppelbock
7.4% ABV  ·  32 IBU

Weihenstephaner Original   
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan  ·  Freising, Germany
With a mild hoppy note and its pleasant fresh spicy taste, it goes very well with salads, poultry, stews or with a hearty snack. Brewed according to our centuries-old brewing tradition on the Weihenstephan hill.
Munich Helles
5.1% ABV  ·  21 IBU

Weihenstephaner Vitus   
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan  ·  Freising, Germany
A light-coloured, spicy single-bock wheat beer, for both beer lovers and the beer connoisseur. Extra long and cold storage in their monastery cellars makes this single-bock a really special beer with full body and a distinctively great mouthfeel. Prost!
Weizenbock
7.7% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Wells And Young Banana Bread Beer   
Wells And Young  ·  Bedford, United Kingdom
Tropically fruity; its ripe banana flavor, emphasised by a hint of bitterness, comes from the addition of real fair trade bananas and finishes with emphatic, steel dryness.
Fruit Beer
5.2% ABV  ·  18 IBU

Westmalle Tripel   
Brouwerij Westmalle  ·  Belgium
Westmalle Tripel is a complex beer with a fruity aroma and a nice nuanced hop scent. It is soft and creamy in the mouth, with a bitter touch carried by the fruity aroma.
Belgian Tripel
9.5% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Wittekerke Framboise   
Brouwerij Bavik  ·  Bavikhove, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
4.3% ABV

Young's Double Chocolate Stout   
Wells And Young  ·  Bedford, United Kingdom
Chocolate malt and real dark chocolate are combined to craft this delicious, full-flavored stout. Nitrogen-conditioned.
Sweet Stout
5.2% ABV  ·  25 IBU

d'Achouffe Houblon Chouffe Dobbelen IPA Tripel   
Brasserie d'Achouffe  ·  Achouffe, Belgium
Houblon Chouffe, although very much hopped as it is, showcases the unique balance between a strong IPA and Belgian Tripel.
Belgian IPA
9.0% ABV  ·  59 IBU

Wine - 23


Archimage   
Sleight Of Hand  ·  Columbia Valley, WA
Vintage: 2013

Arcturos Late Harvest Riesling   
Black Star Farms  ·  Old Mission Peninsula, MI
Vintage: 2012
Riesling


Buried Cane Cabernet Sauvignon   
Buried Cane  ·  Columbia Valley, WA
Vintage: 2013

Cabernet Frac   
Clos De Morains  ·  France
Cabernet Franc

Clayhouse   
Clayhouse  ·  Central Coast/Monterey, CA
Malbec

Domaine Chandon Brut Classic   
Domaine Chandon  ·  CA
Brut Classic consistently expresses our signature flavor profile of apple, pear and citrus flavors and aromas with a hint of spice that leads to a soft, dry finish.

Farm Worker   
Maldonado  ·  Napa Valley, CA
Vintage: 2013

Gruet Brut   
Gruet  ·  Albuquerque, USA

Healdsburg Lightly Oaked Chardonnay   
Healdsburg  ·  Sonoma County, CA
Vintage: 2013
Chardonnay


Joseph Swan   
Joseph Swan  ·  Sonoma County, CA
Pinot Noir

La Marca Prosecco   
La Marca  ·  Veneto
La Marca Italian Prosecco all starts with high quality grapes. Thanks to our unique vineyards in the Veneto region of Northwest Italy—where ample daytime sunshine and cooling night winds ripen our grapes to an ideal level while retaining their sought-after juicy flavors and crisp acidity—La Marca is one of the best Proseccos available and a festive alternative to other white wines.

Orin Swift Cellars Papillon   
Orin Swift Cellars  ·  Napa Valley, CA
Vintage: 2012

Owen Roe Sharecropper's Pinot Noir   
Owen Roe  ·  Columbia Valley, WA
Vintage: 2013


Para Maria   
Stolpman Vineyards  ·  Central Coast/Monterey, CA
Syrah/Shiraz

Raptor Ridge Pinot Gris   
Raptor Ridge Winery  ·  Willamette Valley, OR
Vintage: 2011


Rob Murray Vineyards Tooth and Nail The Possessor   
Vintage: 2012
Grenache/Garnacha, Syrah/Shiraz

The Blacksmith   
Langmeil  ·  Barossa Valley, Barossa
Vintage: 2013
Cabernet Sauvignon

Waugh Jr.   
Waugh Family Vineyards  ·  Napa Valley, CA
Vintage: 2013

Yorkville Cabernet Franc   
Yorkville  ·  Mendocino County, CA
Cabernet Franc

Cocktails - 20


Blackberry Bourbon Sweet Tea

Blackberry Lemonade

Bombshell Margarita

Caipirinha

Canadian Old Fashioned

Charlie's Pineapple Express

Chocolate Espresso Martini

Dark & Stormy

Garden Smash

Greyling & Grapefruit Shrub

House Infused Vodka

Luxardo Sour

Manhattan, Eh?

Mojito

Moscow Mule

Palate Manhattan

Pineapple Upside Down Martini

Ruby Red Grapefruit Cooler

South African Margarita

Triple Berry Cosmo

Events - 1


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Wed
7:00PM-10:00PM
An evening with an Italian Winemaker sampling beautiful wine and food pairings!

On Deck - 1



Schofferhofer Grapefruit Hefe   
Binding-Brauerei AG  ·  Frankfurt, Germany
Schofferhofer grapefruit is a unique combination of sparkling wheat beer and refreshing tangy fruit juice. Mix of 50% Schofferhofer wheat beer and 50% grapefruit juice.
Fruit Beer
2.5% ABV  ·  11 IBU