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6059 Maple Street
Omaha NE 68104
Telephone: +1 402-934-8668
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11:00am-10:00pm, Friday-Saturday 11:00am-11:00pm.
Brewer: Jimmy Vollmer
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Visited: October 17, 2018

Opened: 2013

Contributors: Siegfried Binge, Scott Breitbach

Updated: October 18, 2018

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Beer List

  • 7.20% abv.
    • Date: February 13, 2014 (#9340)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright copper color. Dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Black pepper.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium body, fairly fizzy. Lots of dark caramel under spicy, fruity hops. Reasonably bitter, lingering in the finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)

  • 5.00% abv.
    • Date: October 17, 2018 (#9920)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 11 points
      Appearance (2½)
      Yellow, hazy. Very low head.
      Aroma (1½)
      Worty. Smoky.
      Mouthfeel (6)
      Light body, fairly fizzy. Worty flavor, grassy hops, medium bitterness.
      Overall Impression (1)
      It's not overly sweet, but it tastes like it didn't finish fermenting.

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    American-Style India Pale Ale
    7.60% abv.
    • Date: January 13, 2018 (#9804)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 18½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright copper color. Dense head.
      Aroma (4)
      Big piney, citrusy hops.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Medium-big body, smooth. Lots of toasty, biscuity malt under a big, resiny, citrusy hop bitterness. Lingering clean hoppy finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)

  • Golden or Blonde Ale
    4.40% abv.
    • Date: February 13, 2014 (#9339)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 14 points
      Appearance (3)
      Deep golden. Low head.
      Aroma (2½)
      Very sweet. Honey and grain, mild fruity hops.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body, fizzy. Sweet honey flavor. Mild fruity hops, very low bitterness. Finishes clean.
      Overall Impression (1½)

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    American-Style Amber/Red Ale
    5.70% abv.

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    Golden Rabbit Belgian Blonde
    Belgian-Style Pale Ale
    5.00% abv.

  • Lamp Lit Prost
    South German-Style Bernsteinfarbenes Weizen/Weissbier
    4.70% abv.

  • Lil Rye Guy
    French & Belgian-Style Saison
    5.90% abv.

  • Maple St. Porter
    Specialty Beer
    5.40% abv.

  • Mud Wrastlin' Prize
    English-Style Brown Ale
    4.90% abv.

  • Osa Biere!
    French-Style Bière de Garde
    6.70% abv.

  • Pale Ale
    American-Style Pale Ale

  • Rich Uncle's Dunkle
    South German-Style Dunkel Weizen/Weissbier
    5.20% abv.

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    Rough Draft Porter
    Robust Porter
    5.50% abv.

  • Soccer Dad's American Pale Ale
    American-Style Pale Ale
    5.10% abv.

  • Sportsball American Hybrid
    American Lager/Ale or Cream Ale
    4.40% abv.

  • Stunt Double
    Belgian-Style Dubbel
    6.40% abv.

  • Sunny Bunny Hopped Wheat
    Specialty Beer
    5.20% abv.