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951 West 78th Street
Chanhassen MN 55317
Telephone: +1 952-474-7482
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 3pm-9pm, Friday 2pm-10pm, Saturday noon-10pm, Sunday noon-6pm.
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Notes

Visited: March 19, 2022

Contributor: Przemysław Gortat

They have a small skating rink next to the patio in the wintertime.

Updated: March 20, 2022

Beer List

  • 4.50% abv.
    • Date: March 19, 2022 (#10951)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 14½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Red-brown. Low head.
      Aroma (3)
      Mildly toasty, nicely malty. Grassy.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body, fizzy. Big grassy toasty malt. Grassy fruity hop flavor, low bitterness. Kinda roasty in the finish.
      Overall Impression (1½)

  • 12.00% abv.
    • Date: March 19, 2022 (#10955)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 20 points
      Appearance (3)
      Copper, some haze. Massive head.
      Aroma (4)
      Grassy, rye.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Thick and creamy. Huge nutty rye start to finish. Smooth malt. Very mild grassy hops, low bitterness. No alcohol at all.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Spectacular beer, and really dangerous. Wow.

  • Juicy or Hazy India Pale Ale
    5.50% abv.
    • Date: March 19, 2022 (#10950)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 18½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Pale, ever so slightly darker than the Golden. Low dense head.
      Aroma (3½)
      Loads of grapefruit hops. Mild biscuit malt.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Light-medium body, fairly fizzy. Big grassy, grapefruit hop flavor, reasonably bitter all the way through.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Cleaner than most, not slick at all, and bitter like an IPA should be.

  • Golden or Blonde Ale
    4.50% abv.
    • Date: March 19, 2022 (#10949)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (2½)
      Golden, some haze. Dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Mildly fruity, mildly malty.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light body, fizzy. Clean malt, fruity hops. Low bitterness. Mildly grainy, very mild sulfur in the finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Good clean beer.

  • Smoke-Flavored Beer
    5.00% abv.

  • The Pirates of Dark
    German-Style Schwarzbier
    5.00% abv.

  • Ya' Betcha
    Belgian-Style Abbey Ale
    8.50% abv.