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Invictus Brewing
Bar/Tasting RoomBeer Garden
2025 105th Avenue NE
Blaine MN 55449-5202
Telephone: +1 612-723-4090
Hours: Monday-Wednesday 4:00pm-10:00pm, Thursday 11:00am-10:00pm, Friday-Saturday 11:00am-11:00pm, Sunday 11:00am-9:00pm.
Brewer: Barry Faust, Paul Forcier
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Notes

Visited: February 23, 2020

Opened: 2018

Contributors: Jonny Hughes, Ryan Weber

Updated: May 19, 2022

Beer List

  • 5.70% abv.
    • Date: February 23, 2020 (#10224)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 15 points
      Appearance (3)
      Amber. Sight haze. Thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Biscuity malt. Mild floral-perfumey hops.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Medium body, moderate carbonation. Biscuity malt and resiny, floral hops. Fairly bitter. Dark fruity esters. Fruity, bitter finish.
      Overall Impression (2)
      OK. Unremarkable.

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    • Date: June 14, 2021 (#10560)
      Package: canned
      Place: Hy-Vee Maple Grove, Maple Grove MN
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright deep red. Dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Citrusy, piney hops. Malty, with a touch of roast.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium body, chewy, fizzy. Big dark caramel malt all the way through. Grassy, mildly citrusy hop flavor, medium bitterness. A little resiny in the finish, with lot of dark caramel.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Pretty good beer.

  • German-Style Kölsch/Köln-Style Kölsch
    4.10% abv.
    • Date: February 23, 2020 (#10223)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Golden. Very very slight haze. Moderate head.
      Aroma (3)
      Clean. Mildly grainy. Very very mildly floral.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light body, fairly fizzy. Sweet malt, grainy. Really floral. Low-medium bitterness.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Clean and hoppy and pretty tasty.

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    Robust Porter
    • Date: May 17, 2022 (#11046)
      Package: canned
      Place: Hy-Vee Maple Grove, Maple Grove MN
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Black. Low dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Huge herbal, floral hops. Mildly roasty, mildly malty.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium body, moderate carbonation. Malty and roasty with a big floral hop flavor. Fairly bitter. Lingering hoppy finish, nicely balanced with the dark malt.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Reminds me a lot of Sierra Nevada Porter from back in the day.

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    English-Style India Pale Ale
    5.70% abv.

  • Out of the Night Rye Stout
    Rye Beer
    7.10% abv.

  • Plow King Imperial Black IPA
    American-Style Black Ale
    7.50% abv.