Our late-winter seasonal Imperial Stout with cacao nibs. Rich, sweet and full bodied, this is a departure from our normal hop forward offerings. 12.2% abv and full of chocolate flavor and aroma
12.2% ABV | 35 IBU | 50 SRM | Hops: Nugget | Draft & 12 oz Cans
This is Roughtail's take on the classic German Pils. It's a super clean, highly drinkable beer, that has a malty mouthfeel produced by the German Yeast, and is lightly dry hopped with El Dorado and Lemon Drop hops from the U.S.
5.2% ABV | 25 IBU | 3 SRM | Hops: Lemon Drop &, El Dorado| Draft & 16 Oz Cans
Limited release, April 2016.
3rd Anniversary is a West Coast style Double IPA brewed with Blood Orange and Grapefruit puree, Citra, Galaxy and El Dorado hops. It’s big, dry, and bitter with a refreshing citrusy aroma and flavor.
7.8% ABV | 90 IBU | 8 SRM | Hops: Warrior, Citra, El Dorado & Galaxy | Draft & 16 Oz Cans
6 gallons at the end of the boil1.070 OG
15 lbs 2 Row
.5 lb Carapils
.5 lb Caramel 40L
Mash @ 149F
30g Warrior - 60 mins
70g Citra - Whirlpool
50g El Dorado - Whirlpool
35g Galaxy - Whirlpool
Whirlpool hot for 20 minutes before chilling to fermentation temperature.
Ferment with WLP001 California Ale Yeast or US-05 Dry Ale Yeast.
When Fermentation reaches approximately 1.020, add 2.5 lbs Blood Orange Puree and 1 lb Grapefruit Puree. Continue fermentation until terminal gravity is reached.
50g El Dorado
Dry Hop for 6 days after final gravity is reached. After dry hop, cold crash and bottle or keg after 2 or 3 days of cold conditioning.
Soft pillowy mouthfeel, hazy and non-filtered with juicy citrusy hops and a fluffy white head. This IPA features mid-low bitterness and a full, soft body while still finishing dry and clean like the rest of the Roughtail lineup. Simcoe hops are featured, with Citra and Mosaic providing backup and complexity.
7% ABV | 65 IBU | Draft & 16 Oz Cans
Our flagship IPA is brewed to kick your taste buds in the ass and leave your palate begging for mercy. Pine, resin, and citrus aromas leap out of the glass. The extreme bitterness hits next, to give you your fix. The finish is dry, clean, and leaves you wanting more. We put a crazy amount of hops into this beer just for you, fellow hop heads. Enjoy.
6.7% ABV | 80 IBU | 13 SRM | Hops: Columbus, Citra, Simcoe, Summit, Centennial | Draft & 16 Oz Cans
We threw in gobs of dark malt to give it strong chocolate and coffee flavors, which intermingle with the citrusy, American style hops. Polar Night is full bodied, firmly bitter and excessively dry hopped to give an intense, yet uniquely balanced experience.
8% ABV | 74 IBU | 35 SRM | Hops: Warrior, Centennial, Cascade | Draft & 16 oz Cans
12th round strong ale is inspired by old-school American brawn. This beer is an exercise in simplicity, resulting in something powerful and complex. Toasty malt throws the first punch, followed by a barrage of Apollo hops, and the 7.6% abv delivers the knockout blow.
7.6% ABV | 78 IBU | 16 SRM | Hops: Chinook | Draft & 16oz Cans
We used four different varieties of hops to give Roughtail Pale Ale a tropical fruit and citrus flavor indicitive of a West Coast style Pale Ale.
5.5% ABV | 50 IBU | 10 SRM | Hops: Warrior, El Dorado, Centennial, Mosaic | Draft & 16 oz. Cans
Hoptometrist is an American style Double IPA that is crisp, dry and very drinkable with just enough malt to support the huge bitterness and intense piney, citrusy, dank hop presence.
9% ABV | 100 IBU's | Hops: Rotating | Draft & 16oz Cans
Adaptation Ale is a rotating, limited release IPA that allows our brewers to experiment and explore the creative side of our favorite style, IPA. Released 4 times per year in small batches only, every release will be unique. Visit our Adaptation Ale homepage to learn what's in your can.
??% ABV | ?? IBU | ?? SRM | Hops: Rotating | 16 Oz Cans
This Red Double IPA was brewed to celebrate our two year anniversary, it's a hophead's delight! Limited release, April 2015.
8.25% ABV | 100 IBU | 20 SRM | Hops: Azacca, Mandarina Bavaria, Huell Melon | Draft & 16 Oz Cans
Wee Heavy is brewed with Golden Promise malt, a Scottish variety of barley known for it's richness and depth of character. Maltiness, breadiness, robust caramel and toffee flavors are emphasized by an extra long boil. Wee Heavy is made entirely from malt, no sugar is added to achieve the 12% abv! The long cool fermentation process makes it a wonderfully smooth and clean brew. Limited release, February 2015.
12% ABV | 20 IBU | 16 SRM | Hops: Warrior | Draft & 16 Oz Cans
Coffee Tsar is our Rock Tsar Imperial Stout brewed with a heaping helping of locally roasted Mariposa Coffee Roastery beans. Big, roasty and a must-try for coffee lovers. Limited release, November 2014.
11% ABV | 56 IBU | 45 SRM | Hops: Warrior | Draft & 16 Oz Cans
Released April 2014, No Longer Available
We brewed this big, juicy, citrus bomb of a double IPA to celebrate our one year anniversary!
9% ABV | 100+ IBU | 10 SRM | Hops: Simcoe, Centennial, Citra, CTZ, Polaris, Pacific Jade | 22 oz bottles
Released January 2014, No Longer Available
Rock Tsar, like Imperial Russia, is huge and forboding. A siberian sized load of dark roasted malts power this beast. The high proporation of oats give Rock Tsar extra body and a large creamy head. This is definitly one to share on a bear skin rug.
10.3% ABV | 100 IBU | 750ml Bottles Only