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The Beers & Drinks

Our handcrafted beers rotate seasonally, along with a daily house infused beer or house brewed seltzer. View our daily specials for guest IPA or sour cans & taps. Make any house brew a Liberal Cup (20oz) or 1/2 Pint by request. Paddles available for a 3oz sample of all 7 of our brews on tap $8.00.

Lagers

Bug Lager

Our best selling beer. Probably owing to its mildness & light body. Golden in color, Bug is a refreshing, Bohemian Pilsner.

5.0%

Bug Zapper Superlager

Darker, heavier & more potent than the Bug. this long-conditioned lager goes down like nectar. You won't even notice the bugs biting you.

6.2%

Mudflap Springbock

Traditionally, the monks brewed this for their Lenten fasts. We just brew it because we like hearty German lagers. Fortified by rich Munich Malz & accented by noble hops.

5.7%

Achtung Oktoberfest

A true Munich-style lager, with roasted malts giving plenty of character. Lighter in body than the dark ales, this amber beer has a mild, sweet finish.

5.8%

Grasshopper Lager

Bug's hoppy cousin, a pilsner loaded with noble hops.

5.5%

Amber Ales

Alewife Ale

Our flagship ale, a bittersweet balance of malt & hops. This English-style pale is a great session beer.

4.4%

State Budget Red Ale

A red-hued ale that combines some of our IPA's hoppiness with a strong malt backbone.

4.9%

We All (S)cream Ale

A golden-colored, mildly hopped ale that packs a surprising punch, with legendary smoothness from being prepared & served nitrogenated like a stout.

5.7%

"I Do" Brew

Brewed with love, we've put a balanced English Best Bitter style on draft to celebrate the Brewmaster's nuptials. He's less bitter now.

5.1%

Chazmo Altbier

A German-style alt ale with a light copper color. This full-bodied, slightly sweet beer owes its crisp clean finish to its lower fermentation temperature & extended conditioning time.

5.4%

Dunkel John's Band

Our rendition of a rare German-style beer known as the Dunkelweizen (dark wheat). The slight sour taste from the yeast left in suspension is offset by the roasted hint of darker grains.

5.3%

Dog Days Summer Wheat

One of our fastest selling beers, this is a refreshing German Hefeweizen with a citrusy lightness that belies its strength. Great on a hot summer day.

5.8%

Taste Of Victory

Celebrates another New England championship. This amber ale is satisfyingly smooth thanks to oats, earthy hops & a touch of smoked malt.

5.4%

Bombshell Blonde Ale

This golden ale will quench anyone's thirst for balance.

5.3%

McKaig's Wee Heavy

An intensely malty, strong Scottish classic. This will warm the cockles of your heart.

8.5%

IPAs

The Leaper Black IPA

Named for the famed Atlantic Salmon, its intense piney bitterness is balanced by the soft roastiness of dehusked black malt.

5.5%

1762 Rye Pale Ale

Celebrates the 250 year anniversary of the founding of Saco & Hallowell. This IPA has a smooth malt base, firm, delicate hop balance & a crisp spicy finish.

5.5%

Hopicana DIPA

A great example of a New England Double IPA. This juicy, tropical hop bomb will awaken the senses.

8.2%

What's Hoppenin' XPA

This pale gold ale is all about the hops. A clean malty base then hops are added for an explosion of flavor. Deceptively smooth & drinkable.

6.5%

Impact Pale Ale

We focus on the hops in this West Coast version of an IPA. One of our few brews we only hop with one variety which imparts a wonderful floral aroma made even more pronounced by dry hopping.

5.4%

Milleni-Ale NEIPA

A juicy, hazy New England style IPA with Amarillo & Ekunot hops.

6.0%

Stonewall NEIPA

A tropical, hazy New England IPA with Sabro & Bru-1 hops.

6.0%

Cask Conditioned

Basement Bitter

A true English original bitter, the low alcohol content will allow you to drink it all day long. The British malt & hops really make it taste of England.

4.2%

Brickhouse Bitter

This dark copper treat is full of flavor. The cellar temperature brings out the caramel malt flavor complemented by a healthy dose of East Kent Golding hops.

5.3%

Ex-Wife Extra Bitter

A real ale drinkers dream. Fully loaded with malt & hops, this will fill your heart with love, unlike your... well, let's not get started on that.

6.2%

Cassk Kickin' IPA

We've taken our IPA & amped it to dizzying heights with more malty goodness & Cascade hops.

7.8%

Summer Bitter Summer Not

A lighter, cask-conditioned version of our IPA, with just enough tingle to remind you how great it is to be in Maine in the summer.

4.9%

Darker Ales

Old Tannery Brown Ale

A rich, dark brown ale, this malty delight is packed full of nutty & chocolaty notes.

4.8%

Tented Kilt Scottish Ale

Another malt-centric beer, this potent brew is notable for its hint of hardwood smoked malts.

6.0%

For Richer Or Poorter

If we don't have a stout on tap you'll be enjoying this beer. A strong chocolaty porter, it will seduce you with its smoked, roasted flavors.

5.7%

Smelt Camp Strong Ale

Always a house favorite in the winter, this ESB maintains the same balance as the Alewife, but with loads more malt & hops.

6.0%

Tarbox Cream Stout

As black as the night & as smooth as the Blarney Stone, our version of the classic Irish style is thick & creamy, with a mild aftertaste of burnt, roasted grains.

4.5%

Sow Your Oats Stout

Our most complex brew with seven different types of barley & oats. This is stronger & hoppier than Tarbox, with the oats imparting a well-rounded mouthfeel.

5.9%

Craft Brewed Cans

Delirium Tremens

$9.50

Downeast Cider

$6.50

Stowe Tips Up Cider

$8.50

Domestics, Imports & Others

PBR

$4.50

Miller Lite

$4.50

Corona

$4.75

Corona Light

$4.75

Lucky Pigeon

$9.00

Gluten Free

White Claw Raspberry

$6.00

White Claw Mango

$6.00

Non-Alcoholic

Athletic Golden

$5.00

Athletic Hazy IPA

$5.00

Athletic IPA

$5.00

White Wine

Ecco Domani Pino Grigio

Italy

Glass

$7.00

Bottle

$26.00

Sean Minor Sauvignon Blanc

California

Glass

$8.00

Bottle

$30.00

Harken Chardonnay

New Zealand

Glass

$8.00

Bottle

$30.00

Kendall Jackson Chardonnay

California

Glass

$10.00

Bottle

$38.00

Chateau Michelle

Washington

Glass

$7.00

Bottle

$25.00

Lobster Reef Sauvignon Blanc

New Zealand

Glass

$8.00

Bottle

$30.00

J Vineyards Pinot Gris

California

Glass

$8.00

Bottle

$30.00

Red Wine

Josh Pinot Noir

California

Glass

$11.00

Bottle

$42.00

Ballard Lane Pinot Noir

California

Glass

$9.00

Bottle

$34.00

Chateau Sauverain Merlot

California

Glass

$8.00

Bottle

$30.00

Ruta 22 Malbec

Argentina

Glass

$9.00

Bottle

$34.00

Josh Cabernet Sauvignon

California

Glass

$11.00

Bottle

$42.00

Cigar Box Cabernet Sauvignon

Chile

Glass

$8.00

Bottle

$30.00

Wine In A Can

"House Wine" Canned Wines

Sauvignon Blanc

$12.00

Sparkling Rosé

$12.00

Red Blend

$12.00

Cocktails

Blueberry Lemonade

Ice Pick blueberry vodka, lemonade & home-made blueberry puree.

$11.50