Maplewood Brewery & Distillery

Beer Archive

  • Apocalypse Meow Meow

    Golden Ale

    A Golden Ale with Metric Coffee, Raspberries, & Vanilla.

    6.3% ABV

  • Azacca Morris

    IPA

    Azacca Hops are the main protagonist of Azacca Morris IPA. With intense tropical aromas and flavored, Azacca Morris is a charming schemer who demonstrates a flair for citrus and very ripe mango, with notes of orchard fruit (pears, apples) and pine needles throughout.

    7.3% ABV

  • Barley Butcher

    Barley Wine

    Archive beer

    12.5% ABV

  • Barrel Aged Coffee Mind FK

    Imperial Stout

    Imperial Stout aged for 12 months in a freshly dumped Eagle Rare barrel with Metric Fulton Street coffee, vanilla beans and cacao nibs.

    13.0% ABV

  • Berliner Blanc

    Berliner Weisse

    Dry-hopped Berliner Weisse.

    3.5% ABV

  • Big Pulpy

    DDH DIPA

    Double Dry hopped IPA with Citra, Mosaic and El Dorado hops.

    8.0% ABV

  • Black Saison

    Saison

    A non-traditional saison brewed with malts more typical of a porter. The darker malt results in a rich flavor profile with notes of roasted barley and plums complimented by hints of citrus and spice from our yeast. We finish the beer by lightly dry hopping with Northern Brewer and Columbus hops. The resulting liquid is a new take on a farmhouse ale

    6.5% ABV

  • Bock In the Groove

    Bock

    A traditional style bock beer brewed with a blend of the finest German malts. Dark amber

    6.2% ABV

  • Bohemian Rye-City

    Pilsner

    A smoked rye pilsner.

    4.9% ABV

  • Bonus Points

    Imperial Brown Ale

    Archive beer

    8.0% ABV

  • Breakfast at Lucifers

    DIPA

    We teamed up with 18th Street Brewing Co. and brewed a DIPA with blueberry and coffee. Big notes of fruit and coffee beans hit with a creamy mouthfeel; this is a strangely balanced beer.

    8.0% ABV

  • Brownie Points

    Brown Ale w/Vanilla Beans

    Full of malty chocolate and toffee flavors, Brownie Points has a creamy body from the addition of flaked oats.

    5.7% ABV

  • Cashmere Pants

    American Pale Ale

    American pale ale w/ lactose & oats, truly showcasing the Cashmere hops, but there's a kiss of Cascade on the back end. Fairly hazy.

    5.6% ABV

  • Charlatan

    American Pale Ale

    An American Pale Ale generously hopped with Citra, Centennial, and Simcoe hops for fresh citrus flavors with mild earthy pine notes.

    6.1% ABV

  • Chinook Imperial Red

    Imperial Red Ale

    Imperial Red Ale brewed with Chinook hops

    7.3% ABV

  • Cool August Moon

    Saison

    Foeder aged honey saison with wine grapes.

    6.0% ABV

  • Creepy Ginger

    Belgian Blond

    The Creepy Ginger is a Belgian Golden Strong Ale brewed with a pilsner malt base and a healthy chunk of spelt.

    7.8% ABV

  • Crushinator

    Session IPA

    This easy-drinking IPA uses a base of Vienna malt and flaked maize to create great depth in a low ABV beer.

    4.5% ABV

  • Dem Guava Boys

    Berliner Weisse

    Our Berliner Weisse is brewed with an heirloom variety pilsner malt from Germany and the finest American grown wheat. The malts we chose impart a rich and grainy base which is married with the refreshing tartness achieved by kettle souring with a blend of Lactobacillus.

    3.5% ABV

  • Distant Arrow

    American Wheat

    Distant Arrow is a crisp American Wheat Ale with a bright citrus hop profile, perfect for a warm Chicago day...OR night...OR morning...OR whenever

    5.6% ABV

  • Double Charlatan

    DIPA

    A Double dry hopped Double IPA brewed with Citra, Centennial, Columbus & Amarillo hops. It’s our award winning pale ale but kicked up a notch. Big peach, citrus and tropical notes.

    8.0% ABV

  • Dr. Juicenstein

    IPA

    A modest grain bill of pale pilsner and wheat malts with a grandiose hop bill of lupulin powder from Simcoe, Citra and Mosaic hops BUT that's not it, we also added pure hop extract from mosaic hops. The Dr. is brimming with such vivid tropical flavor and aroma the first sip will drive you to brink of insanity!

    0.0% ABV

  • Drink Dat Citra

    DDH IPA

    DDH Citra IPA w/ citra hops, citra cryo and citra terpine

    6.5% ABV

  • Drink Dat Mosaic

    DDH IPA

    DDH IPA focusing on the Mosaic hop.

    6.5% ABV

  • Ella Opal

    Farmhouse Ale

    A hint of tart with flavors of rustic wheat & lemon. Mango balances out the bite on the finish.

    3.6% ABV

  • Fat Pug

    Oatmeal Milk Stout

    With welcoming notes of dark chocolate and coffee, this Oatmeal Milk Stout combines a variety of roasted grains to produce a complex yet mellow flavor.

    5.9% ABV

  • Festbier

    Bavarian-Style Festbier

    Brewed with the finest German malts and noble hops; a super-drinkable lager that can be swigged or sipped during your end of summer festivities.

    7.5% ABV

  • Fluffy Bottoms

    American Pale Ale

    Expect bright citrus notes, with waves of mango, papaya, guava & fruit punch. (Motueka and Cashmere hops)

    5.6% ABV

  • Foeder Cherry Apocalypse

    Sour

    Mixed culture cherry beer, foeder aged, with lactose and vanilla, conditioned on single origin Peruvian coffee beans.

    5.5% ABV

  • Golden Coldie

    IPL

    A golden India Pale Lager.

    6.9% ABV

  • Guatamalan Bam Bam

    American Brown Ale

    American Brown Ale With Coffee.

    6.3% ABV

  • Hop Fried Rice

    DDH DIPA

    A collaboration beer with Transient Artisan Ales brewed with rice and hopped at heavy levels with Hopsteiner hops Lotus and Experimental 09326.

    7.4% ABV

  • Husky Pants

    DIPA

    NE Style Double IPA from the Maplewood 'Juice' series.

    9.0% ABV

  • It Might Be, It Could Be, It Is

    Kölsch

    Archive beer

    5.2% ABV

  • Juice Pants

    India Pale Ale

    Juice Pants is a healthily hopped hazy IPA showcasing both Citra hops & cryo, as well as Mosaic hops & cryo.

    7.0% ABV

  • Kell Em All

    Kellerbier

    Brewed with the 100% German grown Pilsner malt and hopped lightly with Slovenian grown hops; Styrian Golding and the slightly fruitier Styrian Wolf. This beer should be slammed. Responsibly.

    4.5% ABV

  • Kellerfornia Love

    Kellerbier

    Brewed with a base of German floor malted pilsner malt and good ol' West Coast grown Citra hops; this German lager is bright and has notes of citrus zest smothered in honey with hints of tropical fruit peaking in. Easy drinking and complex at the same time.

    4.6% ABV

  • Krömpus

    Imperial Porter

    Porter brewed with rum and vanilla bean.

    8.1% ABV

  • Lemon Drop

    American Pale Wheat

    Archive beer

    5.6% ABV

  • Lil Griz And the Boyz

    Grisette

    Barrel fermented Grisette aged in neutral American oak barrels

    4.0% ABV

  • Logan Is For Lovers

    IPA

    Our new neighbors came a-knockin' for some lovin' and of course we said, yes! This intensely tropical collab with Middlebrow drinks like everyone's favorite childhood bev: Hawaiian Punch. Featuring Middlebrow's house yeast blend, Denali & Mosaic hops, and a medley of real Passion Fruit, Mango, Pink Guava, and Pineapple, one sip will transport your mind to the summers of yesteryear.

    6.5% ABV

  • Mandarina Bavaria

    Saison

    An honest reward for an honest day's work. Grain: Pilsner, Spelt, Abbey, and Melanoidin. Hops: Mandarina Bavaria, Mt. Hood, and Warrior.

    6.7% ABV

  • Mangoes On Main

    American Pale Ale

    A pale ale full of juicy dank citrus flavor, dosed with mangos to take this pale ale from the festival straight into summer

    5.9% ABV

  • Margarita Gose

    Sour Gose

    A German style wheat beer that was soured with a special Lactobacillus blend and brewed with lime peel, orange peel and sea salt. Spelt was used to impart a nutty flavor that compliments the bread-like qualities from the malt/wheat. A lightly tart ale with a crisp and refreshing flavor reminiscent of a margarita on the rocks with a salted rim

    4.4% ABV

  • Mega Dry

    Brut IPA

    This baby drinks and tastes like a sparkling white wine, super dry, spritzy, super refreshing. Introducing our Brut IPA collab with Omega Yeast Labs - Maplewood Mega Dry. We fermented it with Omega’s exclusive Voss Kveik strain for extra sex appeal.

    6.4% ABV

  • Mega Dry Brut Rosé

    Brut IPA

    The rosé variant on our Mega Dry series focuses on the red wine notes imparted from the addition of black currant juxtaposed with the white wine notes from a dry hop of Nelson Sauvin and some Galaxy terps

    7.5% ABV

  • Mikhail Gorbachev

    Russian Imperial Stout

    Fair trade rooibos tea, ginger, beetroot, whole cloves, coriander, cardamom, cinnomon, almond and Aplles.

    11.0% ABV

  • Mind FK

    Stout

    Tea infused Russian Imperial Stout (black tea with coconut and cocoa nibs)

    11.0% ABV

  • Moonfruit

    DDH DIPA

    A luscious double dry hopped DIPA brewed with Galaxy, Citra and Mosaic hops.

    8.2% ABV

  • Orange Crushinator

    Session IPA

    Session IPA with blood orange and vanilla beans

    4.5% ABV

  • Paulie Chocolates

    Imperial Stout

    Cacoa Nib filtered Imperial Milk Stout.

    9.0% ABV

  • Pillowy Mellows

    DDH DIPA

    A juicy double IPA double dry hopped with Galaxy and Mosaic hops.

    8.0% ABV

  • Pinky Cherry Wit

    Witbier

    Archive beer

    4.7% ABV

  • Pulaski Pils

    Chicago Pilsner

    Classic meets Chicago in our Pulaski Pils.

    5.1% ABV

  • Ripe Dream

    IPA

    Brewed and double dry hopped with Mosaic, Nelson Sauvin and Columbus hops this IPA is dripping with notes of ripe tropical fruit!

    7.0% ABV

  • Santa Sangre

    Grisette

    A tart Belgian style ale brewed with pilsner and spelt and fermented in a neutral oak barrel using a mixed culture. Aged for two years.

    3.5% ABV

  • Satan’s Slacks

    IPA

    Archive beer

    6.4% ABV

  • Son of Juice

    India Pale Ale

    Bursting with notes of tropical fruit, Son of Juice features loads of Mosaic, Mosaic Cryo, Simcoe, Simcoe Cryo, and Nugget hops.

    6.3% ABV

  • South of Passion

    IPA

    This juice bomb is loaded with Southern Passion hops from South Africa and a bit of good ol' American Mosaic for good measure.

    7.0% ABV

  • Sprucette

    Grisette

    A Belgian style table beer brewed with a large portion of rye which lends body and spice. This beer was conditioned on Colorado grown hand picked spruce tips which add a woodsy character and depth to the fruit and spice notes from the yeast and malt/rye.

    4.0% ABV

  • Steamless In Chicago

    IPA

    A collaboration with our friends St. Errant Brewing couldn't be normal, so unlike almost all traditional beer, this DIPA is not boiled prior to fermentation. This allows for more proteins to reach the final beer, which results in ax extra lush and silky mouthfeel. Double dry-hopped with Citra cryo, Mosaic cryo, Amarillo cryo, and some Galaxy for good measure, expect huge tropical and citrusy hop flavor and aroma. HUUUGE!!

    8.0% ABV

  • The Chantelain

    Belgian Pale Ale

    Inspired by Paulie at Monk's Pub Chicago

    6.1% ABV

  • The Kings English

    ESB

    We used the finest Maris Otter malt and hops that the UK could provide which resulted in a golden hued ale with layers of malt flavor and subtle hop spice.

    0.0% ABV

  • Threat Level Simcoe

    IPA

    A hazy IPA brewed and dry hopped with a dangerous level of simcoe hops. Simcoe pellets were used in tandem with cryo powder and isolated terpenes. An amazing expression of one of our favorite hops!

    7.5% ABV

  • Tiger Mountain

    Munich Style Helles

    A traditional style Helles brewed with high quality heritage malt from Germany and noble hops.

    4.5% ABV

  • Vienna Lager

    Lager

    Unfiltered lager.

    5.8% ABV

  • Wallabreezy

    DDH DIPA

    Our hazy love letter to Southern Hemisphere hops.

    8.0% ABV

  • Wallabreezy

    IPA

    Our hazy love letter to Southern Hemisphere hops. Double dry hopped with Nelson Sauvin, Moteuka, Galaxy and Rakau.

    7.0% ABV

  • When Life Gives You Kumquats

    Saison

    A Saison with lemony sorrel and pink peppercorns, then racked onto kumquats and pomelo! Citrus, Spice, and Belgian Goodness.

    6.9% ABV

  • Wild Idaho Nights

    IPA

    A hazy IPA brewed and double dry hopped with Citra and Idaho 7 hops. Expect huge notes of pineapple with hints of dankness.

    7.0% ABV

  • Wokeberries

    Golden Ale

    Golden ale brewed with Metric coffee, raspberries, and vanilla.

    6.3% ABV

  • Zero Fox

    IPA

    Copper IPA.

    6.7% ABV

  • Zip-Zap

    Extra Pale Wheat Ale

    An ultra-refreshing American Wheat Ale hopped with Citra and El Dorado hops for bright flavors of citrus zest.

    5.5% ABV