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Garphish Brewing
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165 Main Street
Bethel MN 55005
Telephone: +1 763-452-0270
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 4:00pm-10:00pm, Friday noon-10:00pm, Saturday noon-11:00pm.
Brewer: Brandon Lamson
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Notes

Visited: July 15, 2022

Opened: 2018

Contributors: Jonny Hughes, Siegfried Binge

Updated: July 23, 2022

Beer List

  • 4.50% abv.
    • Date: June 3, 2022 (#11057)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 15 points
      Appearance (3)
      Amber, clear. Creamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      Grassy. Grainy.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light-medium body, smooth. Grassy, earthy. Grainy malt. Earthy, grainy finish.
      Overall Impression (2)

  • 4.50% abv.
    • Date: June 3, 2022 (#11055)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (2½)
      Pale, hazy. Creamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      Fruity, bready.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light body, smooth. Fruity, kinda lemony. Bready. Citrusy finish with not a lot of bitterness.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Good refreshing lighter beer.

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    American-Style Light Lager
    4.20% abv.
    • Date: July 15, 2022 (#11091)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 14 points
      Appearance (2½)
      Yellow, hazy. Creamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      DMS, grainy malt.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body, kinda fizzy. Sweet malt, mildly grainy, with some DMS. Very very mild fruity-floral hop flavor, very very low bitterness.
      Overall Impression (1½)
      Not bad…tastes good on a hot day.

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    Oatmeal Stout
    6.20% abv.
    • Date: February 12, 2021 (#10424)
      Package: canned
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 17 points
      Appearance (3)
      Black with deep red highlights. Thick dense head.
      Aroma (3½)
      Rich chocolate, rich malt. Very mildly roasty and grassy.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium body, smooth and creamy. Lots of chocolate, nicely malty. Low-medium roast. Mild floral hop flavor, low bitterness. Plenty of chocolate in the finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)

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    Irish-Style Red Ale
    5.80% abv.

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    Long Lake
    American-Style India Pale Ale
    6.10% abv.

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    Marzen
    German-Style Märzen/Oktoberfest
    5.40% abv.

  • Tropical Picnic
    Juicy or Hazy India Pale Ale
    6.60% abv.