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KBC Craft

The restaurant, bar and outdoor patio (weather dependent) are open for craft beer and scratch-focused food.

See our current in-house craft beer tap list

Beer and food available for dine in or takeaway or curbside pick-up (food menus here).

Kegs and cases may also be ordered for home delivery; payment for beer is required when ordering; IDs are checked upon delivery.

Growlers: Bring in your clean & empty Kalona Brewing growlers for refills, or we are happy to buy them back for $1 each.

Cans & cases available at Kalona Brewing Co. and at Hy-Vees and select shops across eastern and central Iowa. Kalona Brewing can deliver to your front door or ask your local Hy-Vee for pick up at the store.

Call 319-656-3335 for orders and questions. Cheers!

Core Year Round Beers

Kalona Classic Light Lager

For the uncompromising light lager lover, a classic style with KBC quality; full-flavored, light, clean, and craft. 4.1% ABV
Available in 16oz cans and draft

Sucha Much India Pale Ale

This vivid IPA wows with citrus and hops; a beautiful bitter defined by a sharp, fruity flavor and aroma, with five malts bringing in the balance.
Thanks to musician Paul Cebar for giving us permission use the cool name. (Pronounced Such-a Much) 7.1% ABV
Available in cans and draft

Small Batch & Seasonal Beers, Draft & Cans

Aloha Iowa Pineapple Belgian-Style Ale

Kalani in Hawaiian means “heavens & sky,” written in English as kalona! Steeped with real pineapple, our sunshine-invoking blonde ale rides the waves with a smooth and malty backbone, transporting the magic of the islands to the Midwest.
Photo: Proud Hawaiian native, and long-time Kalona, Iowa resident, Pua H.
6.3% ABV
Available in draft and12 oz cans

Block Party New England-Style Hazy IPA

In the “Quilt Capital of Iowa,” we know how to party. Notes of juicy, sparkling citrus are sewn through this light-straw-colored IPA, crafted perfectly with a wheat-embroidered grain bill for a natural haze.
5.8 % ABV

Blu-feweizen Blueberry Hefeweizen Ale

Subtle and pure blueberry in a satisfying wheat ale. Silly name. Good beer!
5.1% ABV
Available in draft and 16 oz cans

Coffee with Kierkegaard Coffee Cream Ale

Art + Science + Spirit = KBC Philosophy
Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard (1813-55) proposed that meaning comes from living authentically and passionately. A toast, with this smooth-drinking cream ale, to good talks and a life well-lived. Proudly brewed with locally-roasted coffee from Cafe del Sol Roasting in Iowa City.
4.8% ABV
Available in 16oz cans and draft

Dubbel Night Vision Belgian-Style Dubbel Ale

Envision the rich darkness of this dubbel with a complex aroma of dark fruit, clove, and coriander blurring together with tasting notes of plum, cherry, chocolate and raisin into a smooth-sweet finish....
7.6%
Available in draft and 12 oz cans

Free Range Honey Kölsch-Style Ale

A crisp lawnmower beer with a hint of honey on the finish, thanks to the free range bees of Ebert Honey in Mount Vernon, Iowa.
4.7% ABV
Available in 16oz cans and draft

Horse Power American Hefeweizen

The days are short, make hay with our sessionable hefe. The balanced, floral Tettnanger hop is reined three times, pulling through a smooth flavor that joins down-to-earth breadiness from Munich malt and white wheat, with subtle tasting notes of clove and banana to close the gate.
5.1% ABV

Hot Mess Double IPA

Hot Mess beckons with a creamy head, a hop candy aroma, and a brilliant orange amber appearance that beguiles the senses. As lace lines your glass, savor the delightful hop bitterness holding its own against a ginormous malt backbone. Not for the timid!
8.3% ABV
Available in 16oz cans and draft

Limber Legs Lager Oktoberfest

August release
The Oktoberfest tradition started with the celebration of the marriage of Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig in 1810. This festive beer embodies Oktoberfest with a brilliant amber appearance, and flavors of toasted malt with hints of caramel and a whisper of noble hops. Prost!
5.4%
Available in 16oz cans and draft

Lewbricator Doppelbock Lager

Medal winner in the 2019 Best of Craft Beer Awards German-Style Doppelbock Category
Sweet malt and a hint of roast creates a smooth, easy drinking doppelbock that makes you say, “more please.” This beer has a special place in the heart of KBC's founding brewer, Lew Brewer.
7.5% ABV
Available in 12oz cans and draft

Old Soul Wee Heavy Scotch Ale

Anniversary Release - September
This September, we celebrate 8 years of KBC with our annual release of this beautiful beer.
Big, yet unassuming, this limited release ale has tasting notes of plum, date, raisin and chocolate which sit on the tongue and blanket the mouth.
We brewed this beer with thought and love both for our KBC anniversary and in memory of a good friend who left us too soon, S.W.
9.3% ABV

Sheer Madness Dark Wheat Ale

A rocky, light tan head and a sweet malt aroma sits atop this dark presence waiting to pay its respects to your palate with a touch of sweet malt followed by hints of caramel, roasty grain and chocolate through the middle, finishing with a medium dry roastiness. A dark beer with a light taste, that’s Sheer Madness!
5.5% ABV
Available in draft

Razzle Dazzle Raspberry Wheat Ale

Please your palette with our real raspberry wowing wheat beer brewed for the fans of fruit....!
5.1% ABV
Available in draft and 16 oz cans.

Son of a Peach Cinnamon Wheat Ale

Don’t let the name fool you, this balanced and smooth hefeweizen is peaches and spice (real fruit + cooked cinnamon) and everything nice.
5.1% ABV
Available in draft and 16 oz cans

Strawberry Wheat Fields Ale

A hefeweizen dream of sweet strawberry picking on a lovely straw-colored afternoon. . . .
5.1% ABV
Available in draft and 16oz cans

Tree Stand Pilsner

Named 'Tree Stand' as a shout out to our local hunters who deserve a crisp and refreshing German Pilsner. The straw-colored beer starts out with a slight floral aroma from noble hops and offers a light clean flavor with a smooth mouthfeel from an elegant grain bill.
4.9% ABV
Available in draft and cans

Quick Wit Belgian-Style Wit Ale

Crisp and refreshing, this wheat beer is defined with flavors of clove, coriander, citrus and banana, pouring a golden straw color with a solid, white head. Dried sweet and bitter orange peels are used along with the coriander to bring out the subtle nuances of citrus and spices, complementing the malt and yeast of this seasonal ale.
5.0% ABV
Available in 12oz cans and draft

You Be You Imperial Stout

A rich and robust imperial stout with roasted malt and hints of molasses and licorice. We named this beer in honor of a member of our Kalona-area community who has been telling friends for decades, “You Be You.”
10.2% ABV
Available in draft and 12 oz cans

-Small Batch Draft-Only Beers-

LIMITED RELEASE BEERS ON TAP

Stringtown Sour Ale
No sucker punches here! This favorite kettle-soured brew (named after the unmarked area of town that only the locals know to call Stringtown) offers an appreciated pucker to both sour lovers and experimenters. 4.6% ABV

Hook & Eye Double Dry-Hopped Hazy IPA
The Amish-raised father of our KBC head brewer grew up wearing shirts fastened by hooks and eyes (rather than buttons). As a nod to dad, he connected two sets of hops: Mosaic & Citra, and Strata, Galaxy & Mosaic to create a down-home hazy India pale ale with a fresh flavor and aroma that just borders on the best part of nostalgia. ABV 5.8%

B-4 Brown Porter
Named after our Kalona Brewing Company location, once called the B-4 building (because it's on B Ave. & 4th Street of course), this pleasing, slightly nutty, medium-bodied porter is proving to be a new favorite. Have a taste B4 it's gone.... 4.3% ABV

Kalona Sunrise Honey Citrus Ale
Pure tangerine, cara cara and blood orange bring a light citrus aroma with a fresh orangey, mimosa-like flavor. A natural sweetness finishes this tangy, mellow-fruited brew.
4.7% ABV

THE NITRO LINE
Specially balanced carbonation and nitrogen-infusion adds a natural cold creaminess to these carefully curated brews.
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Raspberry Imperial Stout
Our KBC imperial stout and real raspberry puree aged in local Cedar Ridge bourbon barrels created this rich, smooth, fruity-on-the nose, slightly boozy on the tongue very-limited-batch special brew. 10% ABV

ON DUB'S LAB TAP
A tap dedicated to head brewer Warren "W" Yoder's micro batches of artistic whimsy!
Pale Cream Ale
Just like Iowans, this beer is straightforward, honest and refreshing. Pure pleasantness...in a glass. 4.8% ABV

Want an elusive Kalona Brewing small batch beer in the comfort of your home or on tap at your neighborhood drinking establishment?
Stop in or call to find out what new, special small batch beers are on tap, or are coming soon, 319-656-3335. Ask about our to-go beers including growlers, canned beer and kegs.

You can find Kalona Brewing Company beer at shops and taps across Eastern and Central Iowa.
Find a spot near you.

Looking for a keg for your home kegerator or your favorite case of beer but not near Kalona? Ask your local liquor store or Hy-Vee about Kalona Brewing Company kegs and cases. For sales-related inquiries contact Alan Horesowsky, Sales and Distribution Manager at alan.h at kalonabrewery dot com