What's pouring at the tap room from 1/18/18 through 1/20/18

Pileated Brewing Company



DRAFT BEER


RAINBOW WARRIOR INDIA PALE ALE
A West-Coast-Style IPA that is light in color with a touch of toasty caramel character.  This is a tropical, fruity, juicy IPA that features the flavors and aromas of pineapple, mango, and citrus.
Hops: Magnum, Chinook, Comet, Mosaic, Eukanot.                                                  Dry hopped with Chinook, Comet and Mosaic.

7.2% ABV and 60 IBUs
Glass – 11 oz $5.19 / 14 oz $5.90 / 19 oz $7.78
Bottle – 22 oz $7.78            Case – 12/22 oz bottles $77.36

THE EMPEROR - IMPERIAL STOUT
A large, robust stout that is completely black and opaque.  This ale features flavors and aromas of roast and light smoke that are complimented by dark fruits and black cherry.  This beer is very clean, bright and dry for the style.  The Emperor was further aged on medium-toast oaken barrel staves to provide some complex tannins and vanilla notes.
Hops: Magnum,
East Kent Goldings                                                                                
11.0% ABV and 80 IBUs
Glass – 11 oz $7.50  On Nitro only
Bottle – 22 oz $10.00


BELGIAN-STYLE TRIPEL

A full-strength Belgian-style ale that is deceptively refreshing for such a strong beer.  Expect complex, fruity aromas such as apricot and peach.  A smooth bready flavor mingles with subtle spice, creating a lingering, yet harmonious finish.
Hops: East Kent Goldings.  Dry hopped with Eukanot                                               10.0% ABV and 32 IBUs

Glass - 11 oz $7.50
Bottle - 22 oz $10.00


SQUISHIGAN RED ALE
This full-flavored Red Ale is deep with mahogany color.  It is also laden with notes of caramel, biscuit, toasty malt, toffee and dark stone-fruit.  It displays a lingering depth.  This beer aims to provide a huge flavor and hop aroma without being strong or overly bitter. Expect hop aromas of pineapple, cantaloupe and pine. 
Hops: Idaho 7, Cashmere and Azacca.                                                                        
6.0% ABV and 35 IBUs

Glass – 11 oz $5.19 / 14 oz $5.90 / 19 oz $7.78  


 
BEER FLIGHTS
We pour four-ounce samples of beer for $1.50 (bottles as well).
Try just a few - or try them all!  Eight beer samples equal two pints of beer.

22 OZ BOTTLES

WRANGLING DHARMA PALE ALE
This copper-colored, pale ale has a flavor profile reminiscent of baked bread, a touch of raisin and citrus fruit.  This hop-forward ale features aromas of citrus, melon and pine.  You will not believe a beer this full-flavored is only 4.9% ABV! 
Hops: Magnum, Chinook, Cascade, Idaho 7.                                                                4.9% ABV and 45 IBUs
Glass – 11 oz $5.19 / 14 oz $5.90 / 19 oz $7.78                                                            
Bottle – 22 oz $7.78            Case – 12/22 oz bottles $77.36

THE MORRIGAN
Smoked Celtic Red Ale.  An Irish legend speaks of the Morrigan – a crow that flies over that battlefield to determine the fate of men. This big, dark-red ale is as smooth as a crow’s flight with a touch of smoke to remind you of the associated mayhem. Look for flavors of toffee, caramel, dark stone-fruit and light smoke. Bittering hops add a refreshing finish to this luscious beast.
Hops: Magnum and East Kent Goldings                                                                         

8.5% ABV and 50 IBUs
Glass – 11 oz  / 14 oz  / 19 oz
Bottle – 22 oz $8.25            Case – 12/22 oz bottles - $89.62


SAISON d’ PILEATED
Belgian-style Saison.  This is a refreshing beer with a crisp, clean finish.  This ale features flavors and aromas of fresh cut hay, banana, pineapple and lemon. Two strains of the wild yeast Brettanomyces create some tartness and fruitiness.  A French strain of Saison yeast provides a dry, clean finish.
Hops: East Kent  Goldings                                                                                              6.6% ABV and 30 IBUs
Glass – 11 oz $5.19 / 14 oz $5.90 / 19 oz $7.78                                          
Bottle – 22 oz $7.78            Case – 12/22 oz bottles $77.36


RED-BEARDED FATHER
A Belgian-style Single. This is a fabulous table beer.  It complements many cuisines by providing a harmonious and refreshing character.  This ale features refreshing lemony esters, a touch of spice and flavors of French bread. This beer is the closest thing we have to a light lager.         
Hops: East Kent Goldings  Dry hopped with Eukanot.             
4.4% ABV and 20 IBUs    
Glass – 11 oz $5.19 / 14 oz $5.90 / 19 oz $7.78
Bottle – 22 oz $7.78            Case – 12/22 oz bottles $77.36


COMING SOON
DOUBLE RAINBOW WARRIOR IPA

We are brewing this beer on Sunday 1/21/18.  It will be a hop-filled monstrosity that mirrors our single Rainbow Warrior in complexity and floral intensity.  Look for more bitterness, hop flavor and oily, dank aroma. 

Hops: Magnum, Cascade, Chinook, Eukanot, Comet and Mosaic

8.7% ABV and an incalculable amount of IBUs.  This beer contains 5 pounds of hops per barrel!

                                                                                                                                             

ROUGH DRAUGHT – BEST BRITISH IPA (in pint cans conditioning)
We are happy to bring back our Rough Draught IPA.  This ale features a nice malt balance for those who enjoy some malt with their hops.
Look for bready, biscuit flavors and aromas - as well as the woody, herbal, strawberry aromas of British hops.

Hops: Magnum, Cascade, Chinook, Fuggles, Goldings

7.1% ABV and 55 IBUs


RASPBERRY NIGHT HAWK STOUT

(kegged and waiting for something to run out)

We aged our popular stout on whole organic raspberries. It is like a raspberry, chocolate truffle in a glass.


CHERRY BLONDE ALE (aging)
Blonde American Ale aged on Michigan Cherries (Montmorency, Blandin and tart cherries varieties).  This ale is currently being aged on Bourbon barrel staves with local wildflower honey.
5.7% ABV and 10 IBUs


BRING OUT THE BARRELS!

We are placing our Morrigan and Night Hawk Stout in some 1st use bourbon barrels.  Our barrels are from Buffalo Trace and include barrels that have housed Eagle Rare, Weller Antique, Elijah Craig and Russell's Reserve.


MISCELLANEOUS


Pretzels, Skinny Pop and Frito Lay Products $1.00                                     

LaCroix flavored water $1.00

Craft Soda: Bundaberg Ginger Beer, Sprecher Root Beer $2.00                       

Coke and Diet Coke $1.00

 
Please feel free to bring in outside food. 

You can also have food delivered.


Michigan law will allow any wine to be consumed on premises. We would be glad to open your wine for a $5.00 corkage fee.  We must serve all glasses of wine.