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105 South Second Street
Mount Horeb WI 53572
Telephone: +1 608-437-2739
Hours: Open daily 11:00am-10:00pm
Brewer: Mark Knoebl
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Visited: March 7, 2001

Opened: 2000

Annual Production: 300 bbl

Contributors: Paul Goemans, Doug Welshinger, Tim Roth, Mario Kornmesser

Formerly Mount Horeb Brewing.

Updated: May 22, 2016

Beer List

  • 8.20% abv.

  • 6.30% abv.

  • 5.20% abv.

  • 6.50% abv.

  • 4.80% abv.

    • Date: March 7, 2001 (#3787)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 17 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      "Stout times two." Black, good head. BIG roasty aroma. Massive. Fairly roasty...more so in finish. Tastes like there ought to be some alcohol in there somewhere.

  • American-Style India Pale Ale
    7.20% abv.

  • English-Style Brown Ale
    • Date: March 7, 2001 (#3784)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 13½ points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Red-brown, thick head. Big biscuity "Special B" aroma, some diacetyl. Medium body, hugely malty. Quite a lot of diacetyl, unfortunately.

  • Imperial Stout

  • American-Style Lager
    • Date: March 7, 2001 (#3783)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16½ points
      Overall Impression (3½)
      Pale golden, thick head. Mild malty aroma. Light-medium body, tasty hop flavor and mild bitterness building through the finish.

  • American-Style Pale Ale

  • Maggie Imperial IPA
    Imperial or Double India Pale Ale
    9.90% abv.

  • Norski Nut Brown
    Brown Porter
    6.00% abv.

  • Reapers Rye Ale
    American-Style Rye Beer

  • Red
    American-Style Amber/Red Ale

  • Rye Bob
    American-Style Rye Beer

  • Rye Bock
    Traditional German-Style Bock

  • Scotch Ale

  • Spetsnaz Stout
    Export Stout
    6.20% abv.

  • Sunflower
    French & Belgian-Style Saison
    5.20% abv.

  • Trailside Wheat
    South German-Style Hefeweizen/Hefeweissbier
    6.50% abv.

  • Troll's Gold Lager
    Münchner-Style Helles
    6.20% abv.