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COUNCILS’ KOLSCH

German Kolsch
4.5% ABV • 12 IBUs

Named after our home community. Crisp, dry, easy drinking, and refreshing. Golden-straw color. Minimal hop flavor and aroma.

Cheers CB! 

2023 Silver Medal Winner at the North American Brewers Association International Beer & Cider Awards

2022 Bronze Medal Winner at the Denver International Beer Competition

Floyd the Barbarian

Session Hazy IPA
5% ABV • 30 IBUs

 Inspired by Nirvana + a yeast strain called ‘Barbarian’. An easy drinking, cloudy, hazy, session IPA. 100% Citra hops adds citrus, orange, and grapefruit character

2023 Gold Medal Winner at the U.S. Open Beer Championship and 2022 Silver Medal Winner at the Denver International Beer Competition

FFBCO Hefeweizen

German Hefeweizen
4.5% ABV • 12 IBUs

50% wheat and 50% barley. Low hop flavor and aroma. Unique yeast strain produces clove like spice character, bubble gum, and banana flavors and aromas

2022 Bronze Medal Winner at the North American Brewers Association International Beer & Cider Awards

2022 Silver Medal Winner at the Denver International Beer Competition

Blufftown Brown Ale

American Brown
5.8% ABV • 32 IBUs

This brown ale is malty, chocolaty, and nutty with a healthy amount of Pacific Northwest hops for a very well balanced yet slightly complex American Brown Ale

29/Eighty

American Pale
5.7% ABV • 38 IBUs

Named after our location, where we cross paths at the intersection of I-29 and I-80. This beer is not too hoppy and allows the malt to shine through. Medium body supported by Pacific Northwest hops

Razzalicious

Berliner Weisse – Sour
4.5% ABV • 5 IBUs

A fruited sour beer, based on two-row and wheat malt. Crisp and bright. 100% real raspberries gives this bear a beautiful color with a very refreshing finish

Hazy GOod IPA

Double IPA
8.5% ABV • 30 IBUs

Straw golden and hazy with a lasting white, fluffy head, and soft body. There is a complex, tropic bomb of an aroma, followed by flavors of passion fruit, guava, and stone fruit, just to name a few. This double dry hopped Double IPA is Crazy Good!!

Stay Oatful, Dream Big

Oatmeal Stout
7.0% ABV • 36 IBUs

An exceptionally smooth oatmeal stout with hints of coffee and chocolate characteristics supported by underlying chocolate finish. Named after Marshall’s big dream and determination to keep on truckin’

Worthy Cause Amber

Amber Ale
5.1% ABV • 18 IBUs

Fermented with Kolsch yeast leaves this beer clean and crisp. Sweet caramel, malty with classis Chinook hops. A portion of taproom proceeds are always donated to a local “worthy cause.”

2022 Gold Medal Winner at the Denver International Beer Competition

Don Mega

Barleywine
10.2% ABV • 75 IBUs

Huge beer with tons of body, character, and complexity. A very hoppy yet well balanced, high alcohol belly warmer.

fire Up the sun

Shandy
5.2 ABV • 8 IBUs

Fresh squeezed lemonade meets wheat beer. This unfiltered wheat beer was fermented with 100% real lemon and blood orange purees and sweetened with a hint of lactose to give it that shandy beer touch

Chili Buzz

Chili Beer
5.2% ABV • 12 IBUs

This beer has a touch of sweetness to counter the perfect amount of heat from the peppers used in this beer. The jalapeno aroma and flavor dominate this beer with fresh pepper character you would expect from a chili beer

Dank Heavens

American IPA
7% ABV • 70 IBUs

Loaded with Columbus and Simcoe hops from start to finish. Takes a step back from all the citrusy, fruity IPAs and delivers a dank IPA with a resinous finish. Thank heavens for this beer! 

2022 Bronze Medal Winner at the Denver International Beer Competition

Rotating Small Batch

Varies
Varies % ABV • Varies IBUs

We are always trying new small batch recipes or recreating small batches we’ve had on tap previously. Typically we will have one or two available in addition to our flagship and seasonal beers

Rye IPA

Rye Beer
6% ABV • 60 IBUs

A single hopped, rye IPA. Loaded with Willamette hops from boil to dry hop. Willamette is a classic Pacific Northwest hop that provides complex aromas of spice, pine, tea and earthiness that perfectly  complements the spice and earthiness of the rye used to brew this IPA

sour Situation

Berliner Weisse
4.8% ABV • 5 IBUs

Very refreshing, dry, light body, low alcohol, lightly hopped. Pineapple, pink guava, lime and mango add a balance to the sour characters in this delightful and tropical kettle sour 

Ape Wit

Belgian Wit
5.2% ABV • 9 IBUs

Belgian style wheat beer layered with spice and citrus. Fresh ground coriander adds a peppery flavor and aroma up front and the finish is soft with a touch of citrus from additions of orange peel

Crossing Paths at the intersection of

Craft Beer & Community

 40 ARENA WAY, STE. 2
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA 51501

(712) 201-6520

 40 ARENA WAY, STE. 2
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA 51501

(712) 201-6520

Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Thursday: 4 - 10pm

Friday: 3-11PM
Saturday: noon-11PM

Sunday: Noon - 8pm