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Great River Brewery
(Old Capitol Brew Works and Public House LLC)
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332 East Second Street
Davenport IA 52801
Telephone: +1 563-323-5210
Hours: Monday-Tuesday 4:00pm-9:00pm, Wednesday 1:00pm-9:00pm, Thursday 1:00pm-11:00pm, Friday-Saturday noon-11:00pm, Sunday noon-6:00pm.
Brewer: Paul Krutzfeldt, Scott Lehnert
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Visited: May 15, 2013

Opened: 2009

Contributors: Dennnis Mulholland, Ralph Wells, Siegfried Binge

Updated: May 20, 2013

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Beer List

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    5.30% abv.
    • Date: April 26, 2011 (#8524)
      Package: canned
      Place: Hy-Vee Stony Brook, Omaha NE
      Score: 17 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright amber. Moderate head.
      Aroma (3)
      Mild fruity hops.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Light-medium body, fizzy. Big fruity hop flavor on top of mildly toasty malt. Mild bitterness.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Good clean beer.

  • 9.00% abv.
    • Date: May 15, 2013 (#9100)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright deep red-brown.
      Aroma (2½)
      Mildly floral. Very mildly toasty.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium-big body, smooth. Big fruity-floral hop flavor, fairly bitter, with lots of caramel malt.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Pretty good beer, but not as assertive as its stats. "105 IBU".

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    American-Style India Pale Ale
    7.00% abv.
    • Date: December 3, 2011 (#8675)
      Package: canned
      Place: Hy-Vee Stony Brook, Omaha NE
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Deep copper color, hazy. Massive head.
      Aroma (3)
      Resiny, fruity, mildly piney hops.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Big body, smooth. Big resiny hop flavor and bitterness up front, on top of mildly toasty malt. Clean resiny bitter finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)

  • American-Style Amber Lager
    4.80% abv.
    • Date: May 15, 2013 (#9098)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 15½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright brown. Moderate head.
      Aroma (3)
      Sweet and toasty.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body, creamy. Nice toasty malt flavor, grainy. Low grassy hop flavor and bitterness. Sweet, grainy finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)

  • Coffee Flavored Beer

  • American-Style Brown Ale
    7.00% abv.

  • Hop-A-Potamus
    Imperial or Double India Pale Ale
    9.00% abv.

  • La Jefa Mexican Lager
    Australasian, Latin American, or Tropical-Style Light Lager

  • Mexicana Dark Mexican Lager
    American-Style Dark Lager

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    Oktoberfest
    German-Style Märzen/Oktoberfest
    5.90% abv.

  • Owney Irish Red Ale
    Irish-Style Red Ale

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    Redband Coffee Stout
    Coffee Flavored Beer
    6.00% abv.

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    Roller Dam Red Ale
    American-Style Amber/Red Ale
    5.40% abv.

  • Straight Pipe Stout
    Classic Irish-Style Dry Stout

  • The Nothing
    Imperial Stout
    7.25% abv.

  • Wee Heavy Scotch Ale
    Wood- and Barrel-aged Strong Beer
    8.50% abv.