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Six

Rum Barrel Aged Imperial Porter - IBU: 50 ABV: 9.2

 

Just like an old pirate ship, Lake Time is like a sturdy boat built with iron & wood - unsinkable. It's only fitting that our 6th anniversary brew reflect those characteristics as well. This imperial porter was aged in rum barrels with coffee & coconut - a blend of our favorite flavors. Here's to our first 6 years!

On Tap Now at the Brewery (Updated 12/11/19)

Not sure which of our flavors is for you? Pick any four or try all ten of our craft beers to taste from lightest to darkest to appreciate the nuances of our ales before your palate is blown away by our more intense and flavorful dark beers. Or let us pour you a perfect pint to enjoy in our cozy brewery atmosphere. Then take home a Boston Round or Growler of your favorite flavor from our menu below.

Oreo Speedwagon (on Nitro)

Chocolate Vanilla Milk Stout  - IBU: 26   ABV: 5.6

 

You can't fight the feeling of sweet chocolate with a hint of vanilla in this silky smooth chocolate vanilla milk stout. It’s sure to leave you warm on one lonely night. We’re sure you’ll keep on loving it and won’t want to let it go! 

Victory Slices

Blood Orange Wit - IBU: 12   ABV: 4

 

Our favorite part of soccer growing up was when the coach gave us orange slices after the game. So to enhance that memory,  we crafted a traditional Belgian Wit and amped it up with blood oranges. It's the perfect combination of citrus from the oranges and the banana aroma of the Belgian yeast – the perfect participation ribbon.

The Heart of Tartness

Kettle Sour - IBU: 18   ABV: 4.9

 

You loved our last sour so much we had to do another. A kettle sour allows microorganisms to create lactic acid, which results in tartness. Once the desired level was achieved, we pasteurized it & paired it with an astounding amount of raspberries & boysenberries to give it the perfect depth of sour – the heart of tartness.

Red Velvet Cupcake

Pastry Ale - IBU: 11   ABV: 6.2

 

We love to push the boundary of flavor - doing so creates beers in a category all their own. So to create our newest pastry ale, we used a staggering amount of red velvet cupcakes. And, just like a seasoned pastry chef, we folded in aromas of chocolate and vanilla before pairing it with a sweet and creamy finish. Go ahead and treat yourself!

Kiltasaurus

Scotch Ale - IBU: 17   ABV: 5.7

 

You don't have to have a Scottish red beard to enjoy the Kiltasaurus – but it doesn't hurt either. Our Scotch Ale pours a deep chestnut color and is almost overly sweet with a combination of caramel and malty flavors. It finishes slightly roasty from a touch of roasted barley we added. This is one for the ages.

Viking Fuel

Double IPA - IBU: 42   ABV: 7.8

 

Although bold & brave, like the Vikings who felt the lure of adventure in foreign lands, this double dry-hopped Double IPA is extremely approachable & worth exploring. We tactically paired flavors of orange & mango with the right amount of pineapple to raid your tastebuds, leaving you defenseless & fueling your thirst for more.

Sandy Bottoms

American Wheat - IBU: 19   ABV: 5.4

Our American Wheat is a great thirst quenching session beer. True to style, it pours with a dense head of foam and exhibits slight haziness. Brewed with Valencia orange peel, it is fragrant and fruity while remaining balanced with a hint of Hallertau hops. It’s far from  your plain, ordinary light beer.

Funfetti

Cream Ale - IBU: 11   ABV: 5.3

 

This American cream ale was brewed with over a pound of rainbow sprinkles per barrel. layered with the smooth flavors of sweet malts & lactose sugar, we combined it with the decadent cream of a specialty yeast before topping it with vanilla for frosting. Who says you can’t have your cake and drink it too?

Bye Bye American Rye

American Strong Ale - IBU: 55   ABV: 9.1

 

This one's for them good ole boys drinking whiskey & rye. Our American strong ale is both bold & flavorful – and has been cellar conditioned for 18 months. It's been said that one sip can save your mortal soul. So raise a glass, sing a tune & enjoy this brew that will never die.

Anchors Aweigh

Imperial Stout - IBU: 43   ABV: 9.5

 

This big beer is perfect for sipping anytime you want a big, bold beer that’ll warm you from the inside out. Nearly black in color, the dark chocolate and roasted malts accent the fruit complexity to make our Anchors Aweigh Imperial Stout a beer you’ll never forget.

Brews Now Available in 12 oz. Cans: 

If one of your favorites isn't on tap, just ask us as we have many of our popular brews now available  in 12 oz. cans.

Bearfoot

Robust Porter - IBU: 58   ABV: 6.1

 

Roaring with character, this malty full-bodied beer pours a dark brown – nearly black – with a cappuccino colored thick, frothy head. You’ll enjoy its candy sweet aromas of molasses, roasted marshmallows, toffee & fudge. Then savor its robust flavor as it finishes with notes of chocolate & roasted nuts. So bear down – this beer is one you can really wrap your paws around. 

Slippery When Wet Hopped

Fresh Hop IPA - IBU: 40   ABV: 4.9

 

With over 100 lbs of fresh, locally grown Cascade hops from our friends at Buck Creek Hops in Solon, iowa, this fresh hopped IPA is filled with zested grapefruit & citrus aroma, making it an IPA lover’s wet-hopped dream. We then added just enough malt sweetness to not let it get too bitter.  Enjoy as fresh as possible for the full flavor.

Galactic Space Mermaid

West Coast IPA - IBU: 46   ABV: 7.6

 

Whether you believe they are legends or just folklore, some say mermaids left our oceans for the celestial tides of outer space. With overflowing aromas of tropical fruits & citrus, this unworldly West Coast IPA is loaded with speciality Azacca & Ella hops – finishing crisp & bright every time. So drink up & sail the cosmos in search of your own galactic space mermaid.

Pumpkin Spice Latte

English Stout - IBU: 26   ABV: 5.6

 

Pouring a deep espresso color, this English style stout is dominated by the aroma of roasted Arabica Coffee from our friends at Cabin Coffee. We added real pumpkin, cinnamon & nutmeg to flavors of dark chocolate, vanilla & sweet cream to create a unique depth of decadent tastes. Brew, beer, pumpkin, spice & friends = the perfect blend.

On the Rocks

Margarita Ale - IBU: 14   ABV: 3.8

Whether you’re sitting dockside or floating on a pontoon, a margarita goes best with summer's happiest moments at the lake. Inspired by this classic cocktail, we brewed a golden ale with pink Himalayan sea salt & Mexican limes. It's the perfect balance of salty, sweet, & sour. May your drinks forever be on the rocks (not your boat). 

Peanut Butter Porter

Specialty Porter - IBU: 33   ABV: 5.2

 

The peanut butter cup has been a delicious confectionary treat for years. Our brew combines that creamy chocolate peanut butter flavor with a robust porter. This begs the question: how did we get the peanut butter into the beer? All we'll tell you is: real peanuts were used and we went nuts perfecting it!

Oreo Speedwagon

Chocolate Vanilla Milk Stout - IBU: 26   ABV: 5.6

 

You can't fight the feeling of sweet chocolate with a hint of vanilla in this silky smooth chocolate vanilla milk stout. It’s sure to leave you warm on one lonely night. We’re sure you’ll keep on loving it and won’t want to let it go!

Haze of Our Lives

NE IPA - IBU: 28   ABV: 6.8

 

Like sands through the hourglass the 'haze craze' has cascaded into Iowa. This highly turbid IPA is bursting with aromas of strawberry, melon, lychee, stone fruit, and citrus. A massive dry hopping is combined with an opaque look and cloying-sweet finish creating a truly hazy IPA. This beer features hop complexities as deep as your favorite soap opera, certain to be guilty pleasure for all.

Oktoberfest

Bavarian Lager - IBU: 17   ABV: 4.8

 

Oktoberfest - once a german festival, now a worldwide phenomenon to celebrate Bavarian culture & flowing pints of beer. Our Bavarian Lager pours smoothly & has more bold malt flavor than a typical Oktoberfest. Its rich toffee
color will captivate you with layers of malt aromas before finishing like a traditional lager - clean & crisp with just a hint of caramel. 

Rosé All Day

Vino Beer - IBU: 14   ABV: 7.6

 

Just like a traditional rosé wine, we started this vino beer with a base of pinot grigio grape musk before adding Nelson Sauvin hops from New Zealand and a champagne yeast from California. Then for the finishing touch, delicate hibiscus petals were used to perfect the color, leaving a rosé you will want to drink all day.

Iowa Nice

Light Lager - IBU: 11   ABV: 4.7

 

As dependable as your best friend, this light lager will never dissapoint. Brewed with two-row and pilsner malt, its crips clean taste and refreshing finish will remind you just how nice it is to enjoy a beer surrounded by the ones that make you smile the most. 

Imperial Peanut Putter

Imperial Stout - IBU: 50   ABV: 9.5

 

The peanut butter cup has been a delicious confectionary treat for years. Our brew combines that creamy chocolate peanut butter flavor with a malty robust porter. This begs the question: how did we get the peanut butter into the beer? All we’ll tell you is: real peanuts were used and we went nuts perfecting it!

That's My Jam

Berry Ale - IBU: 10   ABV: 4.9

 

Whether its your favorite song, pizza topping, or beer; sometimes you gotta shout, "That's My Jam!" Bursting with aroma, this berry ale hits the nose with the tartness of raspberry, and blueberry. Made from a massive blend of fruits the taste unfolds with the darker berries like boysenberry and blackberry. The malt then lends a sweetness to balance out the finish. Jam just like grandma used to make.

Sandy Bottoms

American Wheat Ale - IBU: 19   ABV: 5.4

 

Our American Wheat is a great thirst quenching session beer. True to style, it pours with a dense head of foam and exhibits slight haziness. Brewed with Valencia Orange peel, it is fragrant and fruity while remaining balanced with a hint of Hallertau hops. It's far from your plain, ordinary light beer.

Cabana Boy

Blueberry Ale - IBU: 18   ABV: 3.5

 

This refreshingly delicious light cream ale is infused with an abundance of freshly picked blueberries. Its crisp aroma pairs perfectly with the delicate tartness of the berries to not only awaken your taste buds, but most likely invoke dreams of a warm summer day & fantasies of your very own cabana boy.

Billy's Reef

Black Lager - IBU: 23   ABV: 5.5

 

Just like the gold deposits of a black reef formation in the sea, this black lager is smooth with undertows of light caramel & toffee. It finishes crisp & clean without any bitterness, allowing you to dive right back in for a second sip of its sweet complexities & malty depth.

Raspberry Main Squeeze

Lemon Weiss - IBU: 13   ABV: 4.2

 

"Weiss" is the German word for white and generally refers to the bright yellowish white color of this flavorful wheat-based brew. We then enhanced this beer with lemon zest and raspberries to make it a truly refreshing experience. Besides, what could be more perfect than enjoying a lovely afternoon with your main squeeze?

Pineapple

Sparkling Ale - IBU: 17   ABV: 3.6

 

The finest bands. The finest people. And now the finest beer! The surf is known for its ocean club motif & its place in music history. This crisp, light sparkling ale was made with over 500 lbs of pineapple & will surely make its way into your beer hall of fame –  changing your tune forever.

Hop Sprocket

Recreational IPA - IBU: 28   ABV: 4.1

Riders in the Tour de France from 1900-1960 commonly drank alcohol during the race itself to make it much more fun and less painful - so we thought, why not brew a beer for those leisurely rides as well? Hop Sprocket is a refreshing blend of mosaic, citra and centennial hops designed to celebrate cycling & local craft beer.

Barrel Aged Available in 22 oz. Bombers: 

Check out one of our barrel-aged brews in the taproom as well.

Bye Bye American Rye

American Strong Ale - IBU: 55 ABV: 9.1

 

This one's for them good ole boys drinking whiskey & rye. Our American Strong Ale is both bold & flavorful – and was aged perfectly in Seagrams Rye whiskey barrels. It's been said that one sip can save your mortal soul. So raise a glass, sing a tune & enjoy this brew that will never die.

Gentleman's Porter

Brandy Barrel Aged Cherry Porter - IBU: 50 ABV: 9.2

 

A barrel-aged beer lover's dream, this imperial porter aged for over a year in brandy barrels before we added tart red cherries. Its fruity aroma is backed by oak, caramel and toasted marshmallows from the brandy, pairing perfectly with chocolate from the porter. A tart yet sweet flavor with a smooth finish.

Anchors Aweigh

Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout - IBU: 43 ABV: 10

 

Pouring nearly black in color, roasted malts & dark chocolate accent its plum & date fruit complexity. Then we aged it for over a year in fresh bourbon barrels from Heaven Hill & Buffalo Trace, adding chard oak, vanilla & caramel flavors. Try each alone or the 50/50 blend for a sweet Bourbon finish of honey & butterscotch.

French Connection

Chardonnay Barrel Aged Saison - IBU: 16 ABV: 5.9

 

Brewed with a French/Belgian hybrid yeast & aged in a French oak chardonnay barrel, this beer pours a beautiful golden-straw color with aromas of white grape, apple & oak. Its sweet notes of honey & wheat combine with tart fruit & an oak finish. The perfect marriage for both wine & beer lovers.