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Bar/Pub/Tavern/Restaurant/Gastropub in Louisville

Located in the heart of the Highlands, we are a locally owned pub specializing in independent, American, craft beer and hard cider with 24 offerings on tap and several more available in bottles.



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  1574 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205
  (502) 690-5111
  www.rivercitydrafthouse.com
Tue - Thu: 4pm - 12am
Fri - Sat: 4pm - 2am
Sun: 4pm - 11pm
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Tap List - 23


3 Floyds Cimmerian Sabertooth Berzerker   
Three Floyds Brewing Co  ·  Munster, IN
10 oz: $8.00  ·  4 oz: $4.00
A warrior has but two pleasures: Decimating one’s enemies in battle, and a horn of Cimmerian Sabertooth Berzerker to slake the thirst of victory.
Double IPA
9.0% ABV  ·  100 IBU

Alpine Duet   
Alpine Beer Company  ·  Alpine, CA
10 oz: $7.00  ·  4 oz: $3.00
Our original single IPA made with Simcoe and Amarillo hops “in harmony.”
American IPA
7.0% ABV  ·  45 IBU

Blue Stallion Patch Kids   
Blue Stallion Brewing Co.  ·  Lexington, KY
16 oz: $5.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas
Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer
4.9% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Brooklyn Lager   
Brooklyn Brewery  ·  Brooklyn, NY
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
Our flagship beer, the award winning Brooklyn Lager is amber gold in color and displays a firm malt center supported by fine bitterness and floral hop aroma.
American Lager
5.2% ABV  ·  33 IBU

Christian Moerlein Bay Of Bengal   
Christian Moerlein  ·  Cincinnati, OH
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
8.9% ABV

Christian Moerlein Christkindl   
Christian Moerlein  ·  Cincinnati, OH
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
A somewhat strong dark beer with added spices that suggest the winter season

Ciderboys Grand Mimosa   
Ciderboys  ·  Stevens Point, WI
16 oz: $5.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
This cider unites the tart crispness of ruby red apples with the fresh sweetness of succulent juicy oranges
Fruit Cider
5.0% ABV

Deschutes Black Butte Porter   
Deschutes Brewery  ·  Bend, OR
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
Dark and distinctive like Black Butte itself, Black Butte Porter uses chocolate and crystal malts, crafting a rich, approachable porter.
American Porter
5.2% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Dogfish Head Red And White   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
8 oz: $7.00  ·  4 oz: $4.00
A big Belgian-style witbier brewed with coriander and orange peel and fermented with pinot noir juice
Witbier
10.0% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Ei8ht Ball Ky Proud Pecan Pale Ale   
Ei8ht Ball Brewing  ·  Bellevue, KY
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Hammerheart Gorm The Old Ale   
Hammerheart Brewing Company  ·  Lino Lakes, MN
10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A noticeably strong beer tilted towards malty sweetness that is best drunk by a warm fire on a cold winter’s night.
Old Ale
7.4% ABV

Left Hand Smoke Jumper   
Left Hand Brewing Company  ·  Longmont, CO
16 oz: $9.00  ·  10 oz: $7.00  ·  4 oz: $3.00
A beer brewed with malts that have been smoked so as to impart a smoky aroma and taste
Classic Style Smoked Beer
8.8% ABV  ·  50 IBU

New Holland Cabin Fever   
New Holland Brewery  ·  Holland, MI
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
6.5% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Nowhere In Particular Batch 003 Habmengero   
Nowhere In Particular Brewing  ·  Dayton, OH
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas
Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer
6.3% ABV  ·  2.1 IBU

Schlafly Coffee Stout   
Schlafly Beer  ·  St. Louis, MO
A very dark, full-bodied, roast ale with a complementary oatmeal flavor.
Oatmeal Stout
5.7% ABV

Sierra Nevada Hop Hunter IPA   
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
Hop oil is infused into the brew process to make this very drinkable American Style IPA.
American IPA
6.2% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Southern Tier Unearthly IPA   
Southern Tier Brewing Company  ·  Lakewood, NY
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
9.5% ABV  ·  153 IBU

Stillwater/Crazy Mountain Gose Gone Wild   
Stillwater/Crazy Mountain  ·  Baltimore , MD
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A refreshing tart and fruity wheat ale with a salt character
Gose
4.3% ABV

Stone Double Bastard Bigger, Longer, And Uncut   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
8 oz: $7.00  ·  4 oz: $4.00
A strong ale with full malt and hop flavors and distinct bitterness.

Stone Enjoy By 12.25.16 Unfiltered IPA   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $3.00
By letting this IPA go unfiltered, its peach and tropical fruit hop flavors are amplified while its golden-hued color takes on a hazy appea
Double IPA
9.4% ABV  ·  98 IBU

West Sixth Christmas Ale   
West Sixth  ·  Lexington, KY
16 oz: $7.00  ·  10 oz: $5.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A somewhat strong dark beer with added spices that suggest the winter season

West Sixth Pennyrile Pale Ale   
West Sixth  ·  Lexington, KY
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

White Squirrel Nut Brown Ale   
White Squirrel Brewery  ·  Bowling Green, KY
16 oz: $7.00  ·  10 oz: $5.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
6.0% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Bottle List - 16


3 Floyds Wig Splitter   
Three Floyds Brewing Co  ·  Munster, IN
22 oz : $15.00
Big Wig, No Wig or Comb Over. Wigsplitter is an oatmeal stout brewed with freshly ground espresso. It's for those of us who like a little beer with their coffee or a little bit of coffee with their beer
Oatmeal Stout
7.7% ABV

Argus Cidery Ciderkin   
Argus Cidery  ·  Austin, TX
333 ml : $5.00
Delivers a straightforward apple palate, yet finishes dry and tannic.
English Cider
4.5% ABV

Avery Chai High    Can  
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
12 oz : $5.00
American brown with local, fair trade, organic chai.

Avery Pump[Ky]n 2014   
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
12 oz : $14.00
A beer with additional flavors and aroma from fruit
Fruit Beer
17.22% ABV

Ballast Point The Commodore   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
12 oz : $6.50
The Commodore came out of our search for a medium-bodied American Stout. The recipe began at our R&D pilot brewery, but quickly became a favorite of our crew. Strong flavors of roast coffee and bittersweet chocolate balance with light citrusy hop aromas, highlighted by a crisp, bitter finish. One sip of this gold medal-winning stout will have you ready to take command of your own fleet.
American Stout
6.75% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Blake's Hard Cider El Chavo    Can  
Blake's Hard Cider Co.  ·  Armada, MI
12 oz : $5.00
"We created this sweet, heated blend of habanero pepper, mango, and our famous Blake’s apples. A hard cider that’s really, honestly, truly like no other. Experience El Chavo."

Boulevard Love Child #7   
Boulevard Brewing Company  ·  Kansas City, MO
750 ml : $20.00
A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables
Wild Specialty Beer
8.2% ABV  ·  9 IBU

Breckenridge Brewery Twenty-Five   
Breckenridge Brewery  ·  Littleton, CO
750 ml : $20.00
Imperial Vanilla Porter Aged in Rum Barrels
Barrel Aged Imperial Porter
9.8% ABV  ·  18 IBU

Brooklyn Black Ops 2015   
Brooklyn Brewery  ·  Brooklyn, NY
750 ml : $25.00
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
11.6% ABV

Ciderboys First Press Traditional Hard Cider    Can  
Ciderboys  ·  Stevens Point, WI
12 oz : $4.00
A sweet, crisp and tart cider that has become Ciderboys staple beverage.
Common Cider
5.0% ABV  ·  1 IBU

Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
12 oz : $12.00
Clocking in at 15-20% ABV and 120 IBUs, it's easy to see why we call this beer THE HOLY GRAIL for hopheads!
Triple IPA
16.0% ABV  ·  120 IBU

Dogfish Head Bitches Brew   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
750 ml : $16.00
In honor of the 40th anniversary of the original release of Bitches Brew, Miles Davis' 1970 paradigm-shifting landmark fusion breakthrough, DFH created our own Bitches Brew -- a bold, dark beer that's a fusion of three threads of imperial stout and one thread of honey beer with gesho root. It's a gustatory analog to Miles' masterpiece.
Imperial Stout
9.0% ABV  ·  38 IBU

Dogfish Head Higher Math   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
12 oz : $12.00
t’s a golden strong ale fermented with sour cherry juice and cocoa nibs. Forward notes of cherries, pineapple and stewed fruit, with late notes of cocoa. It has a lingering sweetness and a notable warmth from the alcohol.
American Strong Ale
17.0% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Ommegang Three Philosophers   
Ommegang  ·  Cooperstown, NY
750 ml : $12.00
Three Philosophers has flavors and aromas of roasted malt, molasses and brown sugar, dark fruits, brandied raisins and chocolate.
Abt/Quadrupel
9.7% ABV  ·  19 IBU

Shacksbury Farmhouse Cider   
Shacksbury Cider  ·  Shoreham, VT
500 ml : $9.50
Sparkling, light bodied, refreshing, and dry. Inspired by saison beer and rosé wine.

West Sixth Pennyrile Pale Ale    Can  
West Sixth  ·  Lexington, KY
12 oz : $4.00
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.