What's on tap

Updated 2/17/2021

A current list of drinks we offer in our taproom. Bring a bit of the Brightside home with you in crowlers or enjoy a pour in-house!

**Please note that this menu is subject to change between updates. Not all products listed may still be available at the time of your viewing.**

Brightside Brews

Zen Habits Session IPA
Zen Habits Session IPA
4.8%
Easy drinking pale ale with Ekuanot, Julius, and Sabro
Ka-Bluey Fruited Sour
Ka-Bluey Fruited Sour
5.0%
Kettle sour packed with blueberries, mango, and passion fruit. Contains lactose.
Swipe Right Pastry Sour
Swipe Right Pastry Sour
5.0%
The cutest little sour featuring strawberry, raspberry, and chocolate! Contains lactose.
New School
New School
5.8%
New twist on an a classic style, this cream ale is light, crisp, and refreshing. Vegan
Fantasia Slammer
Fantasia Slammer
6.3%
Blueberry, raspberry, and mango with a hint of Fruit Fantasia herbal tea from our friends at Gong Fu Tea in Des Moines's East Village Contains lactose.
Cran-Orange Wheat
Cran-Orange Wheat
6.2%
Wheat malt provides the base for the subtle cranberry and punch of orange. Vegan.
Redside Irish Red
Redside Irish Red
6.4%
A biscuity, toasty, and slightly sweet take on a traditional Irish red. IBU: 15 Slàinte Mhath! Vegan
Perk Up Coffee Porter (Crème Brûlée)
Perk Up Coffee Porter (Crème Brûlée)
7.2%
Our favorite crème brûlée coffee blend from Capital City Coffee here in town! Contains lactose.
Hazy Diamond Bling Sauce
Hazy Diamond Bling Sauce
7.4%
A big NEIPA decked out with all the dank hoppiness you could ask for! Contains lactose.
Enlighten-Mint Stout
Enlighten-Mint Stout
7.5%
Chocolate stout kissed with a hint of mint. Contains lactose.
Three Wheel Motion West Coast IPA
Three Wheel Motion West Coast IPA
7.6%
Piney, dank, and smooth IPA with a dry finish. Featuring Citra, Cascade, and Centennial hops.

Other Drinks

Jefferson County Ciderworks
Jefferson County Ciderworks
4.0-6.2%
Hard cider varieties crafted locally in Jefferson County, Iowa. Multiple flavors available. Served in 16oz cans.
Holton Homestead Root Beer
Holton Homestead Root Beer
0%
Root beer made with honey from our friends at Holton Homestead. 0% ABV, 100% yummy!

What's in the 'works

Channel Surfer
Fruited IPA with dragon fruit, pink guava, and raspberry.
Summer Seltzer
Craft hard seltzer in a variety of summer-y flavors. Featuring local honey.