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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. Call the restaurant at 319-656-3335 to order yours.

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

Bulltown Brown Ale

The city of Kalona, named after the prize sire bull of resident John G. Myers in 1879, earned the nickname Bulltown. This beast of an American ale is full-bodied, dark brown, good-smellin’ (chocolate and caramel aroma), with a little buck of hoppiness at the end. Long live Bulltown! 6.2% ABV
Available in draft and cans

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

Coconut Abbey Belgian-Style Ale

Steeped with real coconut, this beer's mission is to treat the senses with its smashingly smooth flavor twist on the traditional golden and frothy, malt-rich tripel Belgian ale. Perfect for drinking from your chalice, or right out of the can.
9.2% ABV
Available in draft and 12 oz cans

Folk Style Belgian-Style Quad Ale

Our new Belgian-style strong ale weighs in at 10.7% ABV, taking the first shots with notes of raisin, plum and dark fruit with an underpinning of subtle chocolate. Mellow and malty with a light mouthfeel, this quad surprises, finishing smooth.
Available in draft and 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

Good Day Sunshine Honey Wheat Ale

A malty and bready ale that pleases the palate with a balanced honey sweetness provided by the local Mount Vernon-based bees of Ebert Honey.
5.1%
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

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
Releasing mid-November in cans and draft

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.

Sector Forty-Seven Cara Cara Orange + Lemon Citrus Wheat Ale

Brewed specially for Trek Fest (Riverside, Iowa, June 24 & 25; trekfest.org), this out-of-the-world citrus wheat ale is brewed with puree from Cara Cara oranges + lemons, for a light mouthfeel with pleasingly sweet orange-forward tasting notes, a low hop profile and a smooth finish. This beer is named for the sector of the galaxy where the Riverside, Iowa Shipyard is located, where the iconic Enterprise ship will be built, and which is the city location of the future birth place of Captain James T. Kirk.
5.1% ABV
Available in collector 16 oz cans, and on draft at Riverside Trek Fest, Kalona Brewing Company, and select special locations
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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

Start-Up Stout Coffee Chocolate Stout

Bold coffee blended with chocolate delivers a well-balanced elixir equally enjoyable at breakfast, lunch or dinner! Brewed with locally roasted coffee from Cafe Del Sol in Iowa City.
7.6%
Available in 16oz cans and draft

‘Tis The Saison Spiced Ale

A special holiday beer from us to you. Brewed with cinnamon, crushed dates, Iowa clover honey and Belgian yeast, this spiced saison pairs well with pork roast, homemade desserts, family gatherings, frosty weather, and rosy cheeks.
6.4% ABV

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%
Available in draft

You Be You Imperial Stout

A rich and robust imperial stout with roasted malt and hints of molasses and licorice, named in honor of a the late Daddy Demus, an important member of our Kalona area community who reminded always, “You Be You.”
10.2% ABV
Available in nitro draft only

-Small Batch Draft-Only Beers-

Tango Lemon Weizen

Summer release
Refreshingly tart, this small batch lemon weizen is a perfect companion to the start of summer. TL pairs well with BBQ, picnics, or simply sitting on the porch watching the sunset.
4.3% ABV