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- 1. Call it a Day Pale5.8% 5.8% ABV | 47 IBUs
Malt: Pale, Vienna, Crystal 15, Crystal 40
A balanced Northwest Pale highlighting the citrus flavor and dry-hopped aroma of Pacific Northwest Centennial Hops.
- 2. Another IPA6.8% 6.8% ABV | 70 IBUs
Hops: Mt. Hood and Willamette
Malt: Pale, Crystal 120, Crystal Rye
This IPA is full of tropical aromas followed by a dry citrus flavor and balanced malt character. Appropriate bitterness and strength round out this classic Pacific Northwest IPA.
- 3. Rye Stout6% 6% ABV | 37 IBUs
Hops: Mt. Hood and Willamette
Malt: Pale, Victory, Chocolate Malt, Roasted Barley, Flaked Rye
This is a classic American Stout, full of flavor and character, but with the spicy, crisp addition of Rye. Not overly sweet and with a clean, roasted flavor, this Stout drinks well year-round.
- 4. Belgian Strong9% 9% ABV | 37 IBUs
Hops: Perle, Saaz, Styrian Goldings (Bobek)
Malt: Pale, Aromatic, Munich
The Belgian Strong has a slightly hazy appearance and is light in color. The Strong’s flavor is a complex blend of the fruity esters provided by the yeast with subtle additions of Coriander, Ginger, and Grains of Paradise. The high ABV is perfectly masked in this extraordinarily smooth beer!
- 5. Belgian Witbier5.4% 5.4% ABV | 22 IBUs
Hops: Perle, Saaz
Malt: Pale, Wheat, Flaked Oats
Beautifully colored, this pale, hazy Witbier is crafted from nearly 50% wheat, well balanced and with subtle Belgian character. Our crisp Belgian Wit pairs best with sunshine and daydreams.
- 6. Smoked Brown6% 6% ABV | 30 IBUs
Hops: Columbus, Cascade
Malt: Pale, Cherrywood Smoked Malt, Flaked Barley, Roasted Barley
Brewed with a generous amount of Cherrywood-smoked barley. The aroma is pleasantly woody and roasted while the beer finishes with flavors of apple and pear.
- 7. English Brown Porter3.8% 3.8% ABV | 25 IBUs
Hops: Summit, Cascade
Malt: Pale, Victory, Flaked Barley, Crystal 40, Pale Chocolate, Black Malt
Mild and malty, this every-day Porter is brewed with classic English beer balance in mind and is crafted to drink easy. A bold yet fleeting hop bitterness gives way to all the pleasant complexities of medium roasted grains.
- 8. Susi Burdick Memorial Scholarship Session IPA4.8% 4.8% ABV | 48 IBUs
Hops: Summit, Simcoe, Mosaic
Malt: Pale, Vienna, Munich, Crystal 40, Flaked Barley
We brewed this Session IPA as a benefit for the Rainier Valley Chamber of Commerce Susi Burdick Memorial Scholarship, benefiting Southeast Seattle high-school seniors. This impressively easy-drinking mango-tasting Session IPA has relatively low bitterness, but is bursting with hop flavor and aroma!
- 9. Double Black IPA (Lowercase Brewing-Flying Lion Collaboration) 8.7% 8.7% ABV | 62 IBUs
Hops: Summit, Crystal, Cascade, Centennial, Loral
Malt: Pale, Maris Otter, Aromatic, Midnight Wheat
Brewed in divine collaboration with our friends at Lowercase Brewing, we loaded up the dry-hop additions in this high gravity Black IPA with all NW grown hops. Dark in color but aggressively hop forward with the perfect blend of old-school and new-fangled hops varieties. The clean, bitter, stone-fruit finish is best enjoyed with friends and a game of horseshoes.
- 10. Mojito American Wheat8.4% 8.4% ABV | 20 IBUs
Hops: Northern Brewer
Malt: Pale, White Wheat, Crystal 15
Brewed in honor of summer, this strong American-style wheat beer certainly has a twist. Post fermentation, this beer was conditioned on Oak, Vanilla, Mint, and Limes. The refreshing blend of malt and tart finishes with pleasant rum-esque vanilla notes.
- 11. Guest: Four Generals Brewing Hefeweizen5% 5% ABV | 15 IBUs
Hops: Hallertauer, Mt. Hood
A Pacific NW brewery's take on a classic Bavarian Weissbier. Light-medium bodied with aroma and flavors of clove and banana with a slightly grainy-sweet malt character.
- 12. Guest: NW Peaks Brewing PeakBagger IPA5.7% 5.7% ABV
Hops: Simcoe, Mosaic
A medium-bodied, hazy IPA packed with Simcoe and Mosaic hops.
- 13. Guest: Schilling Cider Grumpy Bear5% 5% ABV
Nitro hard cider with coffee
- 14. Guest: Snowdrift Cider Red 7.5% 7.5% ABV
This stunning cider is a rare treat! Made with apple varieties only a couple generations removed from their native ancestors in the hills of Kazakhstan. Their brilliant red flesh yields a crimson red cider with bright acidity, packed with flavors of cranberries, watermelon, rhubarb & strawberries, finishing with soft toffee tones.
- 15. Cold Brew Coffee (Nitro)
In collaboration with Tin Umbrella Coffee, a Hillman City coffee house and Rainier Valley's only coffee roastery, we brewed up a silky smooth, easy drinking, cold-brew coffee (served on Nitro, no less!). Served in 5oz, 10oz, or 16oz glasses or fill a growler for tomorrow's on-the-go buzz!
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Flying Lion's Beers
As beer artists we enjoy adding our unique twist to traditionally-inspired beers. We find the best beers are built with balance and subtle flavors, combined to create a complex yet clean palate. As a brewery with a hankering for dark beers, Flying Lion has an affinity for strong, distinctive, and bold flavors. We’re sure you’ll find something you love, whether it’s our classic Pacific Northwest IPAs, our award-winning Rye Stout, or anything in between!
Flying Lion Brewing offers an unpretentious attitude towards craft beer. Our beer is held to a high standard, is always interesting, and is varied enough to be universally approachable. With a set list of year-round standbys as well as a selection of constantly rotating taps, Flying Lion is worth traveling for but also a wonderful place to make regular and frequent visits!