Beer


On Tap

With our new expansion, we now offer 26 rotating taps! Our taps feature numerous Belgian beers that you will find to be unique and different from any other beer styles, and be aware, higher in alcohol. Many are served in their own special glass or goblet. 

We also work hard to find many unique beers you will only find on tap in a few select bars throughout the states.  Enjoy!!

TAP BEER (*1st time on tap) - Updated 8/19/14

BELGIUM

St. Bernardus Abt 12 ("House Beer")  $8.50
We sell so much, this became our “house” beer.    A rich brown ale that is smooth, creamy and full bodied with A big richness of texture that is almost oily and very assertive, like a warming coconut brandy.  10.5% abv

St. Bernardus Extra 4*  $6.50
Extra 4 is a classic Belgian “Single” style, light golden in color, full of flavor and character and brewed with more hops and bitterness in comparison to the other well-known St Bernardus abbey ales.  4.8% abv

Bavik Wittekerke  $5
This Wit beer charms you with its smooth taste and a unique delicious aroma. crisp and refreshing, with suggestions of honey, citrus, and champagne.  5% abv

Chimay Red*  $9.50
Chimay’s most accessible beer. Fig and raisin are most prevalent, with earthy, almost wood notes, spiced fruit compote, and a dry finish.   7% abv

Gulden Draak  $8.50
Meaning Golden Dragon, this triple is dark brown in color with natural malt toffee-like sweetness but well-balanced with some hoppy accents.  10.5% abv

La Caracole Nostradamus  $8
A very complex artisanal Wallonian brown ale, rich, warming, little piquant in the mouth with liquorice, mocha flavors, pear and toasted bread background notes. 9.5% abv

Lindemans Peche  $7
Golden in color, with a nose that fills the room with fresh peaches.  Sparkling, crisp and refreshing.  4% abv

Rodenbach Grand Cru  $8
A blend of 1/3 young beer and 2/3 of beer aged 2 years in large oak vats. The more important proportion of oak matured beer contributes to its fruity taste, complexity and intensity. The finish is worthy of a great wine.  6% abv

Saison Dupont  $8
Thee Classic Belgian farmhouse ale.  beautifully balanced and complex with a refreshing fruitiness and long, dry finish.  A staff favorite!!  6.5% abv

Special Tappings - Try a sampler of any 4 for $16

Amager Batch One (Denmark)  $9
An American style barleywine.  simcoe hops give the beer its fresh, citrus-like character as well as a solid bitterness, rounded out by a sweet caramel malt..  9.2% abv

De Ranke (Belgium) XXX Bitter* (Belgium)  $10
A more intense version of their highly rated XX Bitter.  Taste is bitter and malty and has tones of grapefruit and oranges. Palate is very fresh and smooth.  6% abv

Dieu du Ciel Dernière Volonté* (Canada)  $9.50
French for Last Will, this is a mix of Belgian and English brewing traditions. Complex flavours of hop flowers and spicy, fruity esters from our belgian yeast are perfectly balanced with the robust flavours and aromas of malt. The finish is commandeered by an assertive aroma from dry-hopping.  6.5% abv

J. W. Lees Harvest Ale Calvados* (England)  $12
The pinnacle of English barleywine brewing, JW Lee’s Harvest Ale is renowned for its complexity, hardiness, and refinement. This version is aged in Calvados casks, which lends woody and apple notes to a figgy, sherry-laden profile.   11.5% abv

Mikkeller/Prairie American Style (Denmark/Oklahoma)  $10
collaboration between Mikkeller, and one of the new stars of US brewing  Prairie Artisan Ales.  loaded with West Coast hops. And fermented with a special strain of Brettanomyces claussenii that’s light on the funkiness, but really aromatic. LOTS of West Coast dry hops are added to compliment the tropical notes from the Brett. 7.5% abv

The Monarchy/Stillwater It’s Still Weisse* (England/Baltimore)  $9  
A collaborative effort between two great brewers from opposite sides of the pond, this is a Berliner weisse pitched with fresh ginger and red peppercorns. Initially tart and lactic, the bracing start gives way to savory, spicy aromatics.  3% abv

Toccalmatto Tabula Rasa* (Italy)  $9.50
Italian craft brewers seem to have found their niche with saisons. Brewed in the classic style, Tabula Rasa is mildly sweet, lively and effervescent, with a pronounced hop bill providing just a hint of citric bite.  5.3 % abv

Trois Dames Foret Noire* (Switzerland)  $10
Black Forest Cake!  The beer is  blended with both whole cherries and cherry wine to create an indulgent, complex after-dinner drink that won’t lay waste to your senses.   6.8% abv

AUSTRIA

Die Hochland Imker Honeydew Mead*  $8.50 (5 oz)
Our bees collect honey dew in the spruce and wine woods of the Austrian Mountains. The sweet juice glitters like dew drops on the spruce and pine needles. The dark brown to greenish black shimmering honey is Austria's highly regarded "forest honey," renowned for its strong, spicy, and malty aromas.   11.5% abv

ENGLAND

Aspall Dry Cider*  $7.50
A classic cider with champagne-like effervescence, a dry, round body, and a boatload of desert apple notes. Try it with our spicier cuisine.  7% abv

SCOTLAND

Belhaven Black Stout (Nitro) ……….$6
Brewed using pure Scottish water and a unique blend of Scottish triple malts sourced from the finest locally grown barley, Belhaven Black is bursting with roasted, nutty flavors, chocolate, and coffee.   4.2% abv

USA

AleSmith IPA
San Diego, California  $6
This 100 rated beer has finally made it to Wisconsin.  Starts off with strong citrusy, resiny flavors, then fades to a dry finish with a lingering hoppiness and a faint hint of plums and black cherries.  7.25% abv

Sierra Nevada Ovila Quad With Plums
Chico, California  $6
Heady with aromas of caramel, malt, and dark fruit-balanced by the spice and delicate fruity notes of a traditional Belgian yeast. This beer features sugar plums grown on the grounds of the Abbey, harvested by monks in Vina.  10.2% abv

Summit-Karben4 MACCC Daddy Hophead Red*
St. Paul, Minnesota/Madison, Wisconsin  $5
This red session IPA falls on the danker side of hoppy, with fresh, young pine, grapefruit peel, and a distinctly earthy, nutty undertone.  5.6% abv

Sweet Mullets BREW*
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin  $5  
An abbey-style dubbel infused with Stone Creek Ethiopian Yirgacheffe coffee. Sweet, a little tart, with a firm malt balance complemented by the coffee. 8.2% abv

Tyranena BGW Devil Over A Barrel*
Lake Mills, Wisconsin  $6.50  
In the words of some guy, “Tyranena owns imperial porters,” and this beer is a testament. A blend of their standard Devil Made Me Do It and a bourbon barrel-aged version, the final product is an exercise is richness and restraint. Waves of dark chocolate, coffee, vanilla, and oak tannins grace your palate, all in perfect balance and harmony.  8% abv

Une Annee Maya* 
Chicago, Illinois  $6.50  
this beer is truly a one of a kind. A Golden Strong at its core with Grains of Paradise and an abundance of American hops used in the whirlpool and in the dryhop make this one unique.  7.6% abv




Bottled Beer List(subject to change) - see pdf below for full and most current list

Brasserie V Bottle List with Descriptions.pdf





 

 
 

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