Handcrafted in our 10 barrel
Saaz Brewing System

Annual Capacity:  3,500 bbls

Brewing Team: Mike Hess & Jeff Eaton









Contract Brewing:  We are available to contract brew a beer for companies. For more information contact us at

Your Party & Gift Headquarters:  We sell 1/4 bbl & 1/2 bbl kegs of beer for your home kegerators & converted refrigerators.  $30 refundable deposit required. 

Gift ideas:  Gift Certificates, Logo pint glasses, Growler filled with favorite beer, or Growler gift pack which includes 1 growler (with or without beer), 4 logo pint glasses, and a handy gift box.

Indiana Breweries:  Find more about Indiana breweries by going to the Brewers of Indiana Guild web site


WHAT's ON TAP - last update 2/10/10

Flat Top Wheat Ale

Blind Tiger Pale Ale

BarFly IPA

Dirty Helen Brown Ale

Brass Knuckles Oatmeal Stout

Barrel-aged IPA on the cask engine

Black Majic Java Stout

Beastie Barrel Stout

See beer descriptions at bottom of page



Guest Beers:   New Albanian's Elector - an Imperial Red


WHAT's in the BEER MERCHANDISER - last update 2/10/10

6/12 oz Flat Top Wheat Ale

6/12 oz Blind Tiger Pale Ale

6/12 oz BarFly IPA

6/12 oz Dirty Helen Brown Ale

6/12 oz Barley Island Mix Pack

6/12 oz Sheet Metal Blonde Ale

6/12 oz Brass Knuckles Oatmeal Stout

4/12 oz Beastie Barrel Stout

4/12 oz Blonde Ambition


Bottled Beer Availability:  Need beer and can't come by the brewpub?  Our distributors has an innovative method for you web surfers.  Go to the World Class Beverages web site ( and then choose beer finder.


Sunday  & Monday - $2.50 pints, $2.50 Well drinks,

Tuesday - Growler refills $6.50 and $2.50 Well drinks

Wednesday - Guest Beers $2.50 - $3.50

Thursday - Growler Refills for $6.50, Mug Club Special, & $3.75 Call drinks


Sunday & Monday - $2.50 pints

Tuesday & Thursday - Growler Refills for $6.75

Wednesday - Guest Beers $2.50 - $3.50


Dirty Helen Brown Ale

On Tap: Year Round
Off Premise: 12 oz Bottles, Growlers and Kegs

Awards:  2009 GABF Gold Medal in American-style Brown Ale category

Sweet tasting malty brew, medium hop bitterness, copper penny in color

IBU 24.5    SRM 17.8

ABV 4.3%  PLATO 12.7

Dirty Helen, legendary tavern owner, supposedly could out-swear anybody in town.  An American original, just like our tavern style Brown Ale


Flat Top Wheat

On Tap: Year Round
Off Premise: 12 oz Bottles, Growlers, and Kegs

Light and refreshing, served with a lemon, light golden color

IBU 8.6    SRM 2.9

ABV 3.6%  PLATO 8.9


Blind Tiger Pale Ale

On Tap: Year Round
Off Premise: 12 oz Bottles, Growlers and Kegs

American Pale Ale, pronounced liberty, and cascade hops, medium malt flavor

IBU 32.6     SRM 7.1

ABV 4.8%  PLATO 12.0

Blind Tiger was the name given to a speakeasy during Prohibition that served alcohol illegally.  A stuffed tiger was placed in the window to signal the availability of booze.


BarFly India Pale Ale

On Tap: Year Round
Off Premise: 12 oz Bottles, Growlers and Kegs

Awards:  Silver Medal 2007 Indiana State Fair - IPA Style

Our American IPA has an intense hop aroma and flavor. The hop character is citrusy, floral, and fruity (orange/grapefruit) from the use of Summit hops. The complex malt flavor profile supports the strong hop flavor.

IBU 60.0    SRM 7.8

ABV 5.6%  PLATO 13.2

BarFly is a continuation of our tavern theme. Every tavern has its share of barfly's - people who visit frequently. BarFly is also somewhat intentionally another IPA in the "fly" series in Indiana: Upland = Dragonfly, Oaken Barrel = Superfly


Brass Knuckles Oatmeal Stout

On Tap:  Sept. 2009
Off Premise: 12 oz Bottles, Growlers, and Kegs

Awards:  Gold Medal 2007 Indiana State Fair - Stout Style

Full-bodied, smooth, mealy texture from the oats, rich, malt complex flavor from the dark grains, black color, rich creamy head.

IBU 24.4     SRM 52.4

ABV 4.9%    PLATO 16.5


Sheet Metal Blonde

On Tap: gone until spring
Off Premise: 12 oz Bottles - still available

Sheet Metal Blonde is a Belgian Wit beer that is light pale in color, cloudy, contains added spices, and best if served with a slice of orange.




Beastie Barrel Stout

On Tap: Dec. 5, 2009
Off Premise: 4/12 oz Bottles - Dec. 5, 2009

Awards:  2008 GABF Bronze Medal, Wood and Barrel Aged Category, Gold Medal 2007 Indiana State Fair - Wood Aged Style

Our Oatmeal Stout is aged in bourbon whiskey barrels from Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, Kentucky.  6% ABV



Beastie Barrel Porter

On Tap: gone until spring
Off Premise:  4/12 oz Bottles - still available

Our Rust Belt Porter  aged for 3.5 months in bourbon whiskey barrels from Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, Kentucky


2010 Barley Island Brewing Company