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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

Hours today: 1:00pm - 8:00pm

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Tap List - 23


Against The Grain Naval Glazer   
Against The Grain Brewery  ·  Louisville, KY
16 oz: $7.00  ·  10 oz: $5.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.
American Porter
5.9% ABV  ·  24 IBU

Against The Grain Pile Of Face   
Against The Grain Brewery  ·  Louisville, KY
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.0% ABV  ·  65 IBU

Ballast Point Manta Ray   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
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

Boulevard Early Riser   
Boulevard Brewing Company  ·  Kansas City, MO
16 oz: $7.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
A smooth, dark, rich and Porter with Columbian Cajibio Estate coffee added to create a marriage of our two favorite brewed beverages.
American Porter
5.2% ABV  ·  28 IBU

Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
16 oz: $7.00  ·  10 oz: $5.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
The renowned IPA is continuously hopped with more than 60 hop additions over a 60-minute boil for 60 IBU's of hop intensity.
American IPA
6.0% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Dogfish Head Beer For Breakfast   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
Roasted coffee, smoked bacon, subtle maple and herbal notes, slightly sweet and roasty
American Stout
7.4% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Dogfish Head Pennsylvania Tuxedo   
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery  ·  Milton, DE
10 oz: $7.00  ·  4 oz: $4.00
A spruce-infused 4.7% ABV Pale Ale, Pennsylvania Tuxedo pays homage to the flannel suited hunters and gatherers who dwell deep in the back country woods of Central PA. Pennsylvania Tuxedo Brewed in collaboration with Family Run outerwear company Woolrich, our two like-minded companies came together to make a beer with Pacific Northwest hop varieties to make a sessionable concoction with a grassy citrus kick complimented by the resinous conifer qualities of fresh green Spruce Tips. We went into t
American Pale Ale
8.5% ABV  ·  50 IBU

Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter   
Flying Dog Brewery  ·  Frederick, MD
16 oz: $8.00  ·  10 oz: $6.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
The first sip sends you into sensory overload with rich roasted, chocolate, and coffee notes. Then, you get a swift kick in the ass in the form of a unique hop bite at the end.
Imperial Porter
9.2% ABV  ·  85 IBU

Four String Brass Knuckle   
Four String Brewing Co.  ·  Columbus, OH
16 oz: $7.00  ·  10 oz: $5.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
5.75% ABV  ·  36 IBU

Goodwood Louisville Lager   
Goodwood  ·  Louisville, KY
0.5 L: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.
American Lager
4.2% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Goodwood Walnut Brown Ale   
Goodwood  ·  Louisville, KY
16 oz: $5.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
6.0% ABV  ·  23 IBU

Great Lakes Chillwave   
Great Lakes Brewing Company  ·  Cleveland, OH
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
Earthy, tropical Mosaic hops ride frontside here, followed by a deft cutback of sweet honey malt
Double IPA
9.0% ABV  ·  80 IBU

Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald   
Great Lakes Brewing Company  ·  Cleveland, OH
16 oz: $5.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.
American Porter
6.0% ABV  ·  37 IBU

Mile Wide Wooderson   
Mile Wide Beer Co.  ·  Louisville, KY
16 oz: $5.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.
Blonde Ale
5.2% ABV

North Coast Scrimshaw Pilsner   
North Coast Brewing Co.  ·  Fort Bragg, CA
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
Scrimshaw is a fresh tasting Pilsner brewed in the finest European tradition using Munich malt, Hallertauer and Tettnang hops.
German Pils
4.7% ABV  ·  22 IBU

Oskar Blues Mama's Little Yella Pils   
Oskar Blues Brewery  ·  Lyons, CO
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
Oskar Blues’ Mama’s Little Yella Pils is an uncompromising, small-batch version of the beer that made Pilsen, Czech Republic, famous.
German Pils
5.3% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Rhinegeist Mosaic   
Rhinegeist Brewery  ·  Cincinnati, OH
16 oz: $7.00  ·  10 oz: $5.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Terrapin Hopsecutioner   
Terrapin Beer Company  ·  Athens, GA
16 oz: $5.00  ·  10 oz: $3.00  ·  4 oz: $1.50
This killer IPA earns its title by being brewed with six different hops to create an aggressive, yet exceptionally balanced beer.
American IPA
7.3% ABV  ·  71 IBU

Two Roads / Evil Twin Collaboration Evil Geyser Gose   
Two Roads / Evil Twin Collaboration  ·  CT, United States
10 oz: $5.00  ·  4 oz: $2.50
A classic sour/tart beer with a hint of smoke, light lemon color, dry finish and thirst quenching appeal.
Gose
5.5% ABV  ·  8 IBU

Uinta Hopscursion No. 1   
Uinta Brewing Company  ·  Salt Lake City, UT
8 oz: $7.00  ·  4 oz: $4.00
Venture further into the world of brettanomyces with this West-Coast style IPA.
Brett Beer
6.25% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Uinta Pale Ale   
Uinta Brewing Company  ·  Salt Lake City, UT
16 oz: $6.00  ·  10 oz: $4.00  ·  4 oz: $2.00
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
4.4% ABV  ·  34 IBU

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 - 17


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 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

Bell's Roundhouse IRA    Can  
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
12 oz : $5.00
A decidedly hoppy India Red Ale with lots of fruit notes
Red IPA
7.5% ABV  ·  50 IBU

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

Ciderboys First Press    Can  
Ciderboys Hard Cider  ·  Stevens Point, WI
12 oz : $4.00
The flagship Ciderboys flavor, this award-winning Traditional Hard Cider is sweet, crisp, and tart.
Common Cider
5.0% ABV

Crazy Mountain Creedence Pilsner    Can  
Crazy Mountain Brewing Company  ·  Edwards, CO
12 oz : $4.50
Pilsner is modeled after the classic bohemian pilsners of Europe. We use high quality Pilsner malt to lend the beer a delicate flavor aroma
German Pils
4.9% ABV  ·  35 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

Four String Coffee Vanilla Porter    Can  
Four String Brewing Co.  ·  Columbus, OH
12 oz : $4.50
A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.
American Porter
6.0% ABV

Lagunitas Citrusinensis Blood Orange   
Lagunitas Brewing Company  ·  Petaluma, CA
12 oz : $4.00
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
7.7% ABV  ·  49 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 Farmhouse Cider  ·  Vergennes, VT
500 ml : $9.50
Sparkling, light bodied, refreshing, and dry. Inspired by saison beer and rosé wine.
Food Pairings: goat and sheep cheeses, rocket salads, lox, breakfast (it's totally fine to drink this cider at 10 am on a Saturday - we don't judge.)
Farmhouse Cider
6.5% ABV

SweetWater Sweet Water 420    Can  
SweetWater Brewing Company  ·  Atlanta, GA
16 oz : $4.00
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
5.4% ABV  ·  39 IBU

The Bruery 9 Ladies Dancing   
The Bruery  ·  Placentia, CA
25.4 oz : $18.00
A strong ale with full malt and hop flavors and distinct bitterness.