Lite of Polaris is a Single Malt And Single Hop beer using a new hop variety called Polaris. These hops are dubbed “the mint drop”, though we have noted mostly exotic fruit aromas and flavors. With the high alpha acid rating of these hops, the small amount used definitely makes it’s presence known. This is . . . → Read More: A new SMASH this week and anniversary news
While in transition to getting the new production plant going, there has been some time to make some small batches of some of your favorite beers. Waves of Grain is our Hefeweizen style beer fermented with German yeast to impart banana and clove notes. It is a lighter style at around 4% abv, so you . . . → Read More: Waves of Grain small batch release
Our first of two harvest ales this year, Barbers Garden IPA is our normal IPA recipe, but with two very large hop additions from the hops grown right next door to kick it up a bit. Of the additional hops, half go in at the beginning of the boil, and the other half goes in . . . → Read More: Barbers Garden IPA this week
Please welcome the return of Emperor Norton, our Imperial Stout. Named after our corporate namesake, Joshua Norton (pictured on The American IPA label), this is a high alcohol imperial stout that balances well with chocolate and some dark fruit characters. Very low hop bitterness is helped out with some slight acrid notes from the dark . . . → Read More: The Emperor has returned! All Hail!
Ok, so the traditional celebration date of Oktoberfest is in late September and into October, and this has gone on for over 200 years. Here we bring you our fifth version of the Octoberfest/Marzen style beer that is made by almost every brewery out there. Our Oktoberfest beer is made with all the traditional German . . . → Read More: Oktoberfest this week!
Liberty Smash is the name of our new beer on tap today. This beer is made with “Single Malt And Single Hop” (SMASH), using only 2-row malted barley, and Liberty hops. This is a very simple beer, and was designed to be that way so that we can judge the character of the Liberty hops . . . → Read More: Another new beer today, and bigger news
It’s finally here! Punkin’ Pie Ale is what we call our spiced ale, but don’t be afraid of it because of all the overly spiced beers that are out there. This is definitely a beer first – the spice is only just a touch. After 6 years of making this beer, we have heard from . . . → Read More: Punkin’ Pie Ale on tap today!
As requested by many, the C-Monster has been brewed and finally released at the brewery tasting rooms. This Imperial IPA comes in at a little over 9% abv, so enjoy it by the pint only, with growlers available next week.
The beer with the funny name, and even funnier tap handle. Pooh Beer is our honey porter made with locally harvested honey, and plenty of it, to give this high alcohol beer a very sweet finish. Next week Monday is the annual Old Village Grub Crawl, and Liberty Street will again be doing beer samplers . . . → Read More: Pooh Beer release today!
Today at the brewery we will release Barreled Territorial, a Baltic Porter made with molasses and cocoa nibs. This beer started as a collaboration with our great friends at Witch’s Hat Brewing in South Lyon. The first release was on April 1st with one keg from each of us, and then we both put the . . . → Read More: Barreled Territorial release today