Beer

Known for variety, Elysian has brewed over 350 craft beers since it opened on Capitol Hill in 1996.

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Style
India Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
The hopping is pure starglow energy, with Chinook to bitter and late and dry additions of Citra and Amarillo.
Malts
Pale, C-15, and DextraPils
Hops
Chinook, Citra, and Amarillo
Body
Light to Medium
ABV
8.2%
IBU
73
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs, Six packs, 22 oz bottles
A beer with the insistent beat of hops
Style
India Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
A touch of wheat hazes the malt bill, softening this bright and crisp IPA. Dayglow is packed with juicy hops featuring pineapple and tropical fruit flavors and aromas.
Malts
Pale, Wheat, and DextraPils
Hops
It drips with tropical, sunshiny Mosaic and twinkles with touches of El Dorado and Centennial
Body
Light to Medium
ABV
7.4%
IBU
Stuck in the the mid-sixties
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs, Six packs, 22 oz bottles
Style
India Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
A Northwest interpretation of a classic English style, golden copper in color and loaded with New World hop flavor and aroma. Extremely drinkable.
Malts
Pale, Munich, Crystal and Cara-hell
Hops
Bittered with Chinook, finished with Amarillo and Centennial
Body
Medium
ABV
6.3%
IBU
62
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs, Six packs, 22 oz bottles
Rich, Complex, Full-bodied
Style
Imperial Oatmeal Stout
Tasting Notes
Pours a deep, midnight black with a light tan head. Smells of coffee and dark chocolate and the mouthfeel is velvety smooth with flavors of roasted malts, oatmeal and warm bread. Dragonstooth is a very drinkable stout – satisfying but not heavy.
Malts
Pale, Munich, C-77, Chocolate, Roasted Barley and Rolled Oats
Hops
Bittered with Magnum, finished with Cascade and Centennial
Body
Substantial
ABV
8.1%
IBU
56
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs, 22oz bottles
Because we think it’s yummy!
Style
Original red
Tasting Notes
Amber in color with a light hop aroma and toasty malt finish.

A portion of the net proceeds from every Mens Room Original Red sold goes to helping support the families of our military vets through the VA Puget Sound Fisher House and JBLM Fisher Houses.

The Mens Room Original Red is brewed for The Mens Room Radio Show on 99.9 KISW The Rock of Seattle.
Malts
Pale, Munich, C-77, CaraRed, and CaraHell
Hops
Bittered with Chinook and finished with Cascade
Body
Medium
ABV
5.6%
IBU
51
Availability
Year Round — Draft, 22oz bottles, 12oz-6 Packs, and 12oz-12 Packs
A New Incarnation of India Pale Ale
Style
India Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
Pours golden copper with a lively head. Avatar has a very floral nose while the taste is an elegant balance allowing the subtle flavor of jasmine to prevail while still delivering the I.P.A.’s essential hoppiness.

Dried jasmine flowers added in the boil.
Malts
Pale, Munich, Crystal 45, and CaraHell
Hops
Magnum, Glacier, and Cascade
Body
Medium
ABV
6.3%
IBU
43
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs, Six packs, 22 oz bottles
Light and Crisp German-style Pilsner
Style
Pilsner (Lager)
Tasting Notes
Pours a clear light golden, with a crisp refreshing finish.
Malts
Pale, Munich, and CaraHell
Hops
Bittered with Magnum and finished with Saaz 
Body
Light
ABV
6.1%
IBU
36
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs
Exquisitely Balanced
Style
Extra Special Bitter
Tasting Notes
Pours reddish-copper with a thin, creamy beige head. Subtle smells of caramel, honey, citrus and grassy floral hops entice while the taste delivers a pleasantly bold hop flavor against a very strong malt backbone. Well-balanced and delicious
Malts
Pale, Munich, C77, CaraHell and Belgian Special B
Hops
Bittered with Chinook, finished with Cascade and Centennial
Body
Medium
ABV
5.9%
IBU
60
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs
Smooth and Roasty
Style
Porter
Tasting Notes
Pours espresso brown with coffee ice cream-colored head. Gives off a strong coffee nose and tastes slightly smoky and malty with a dry-roasted coffee aftertaste.
Malts
Pale, C77, Munich, Roasted Barley, and Chocolate
Hops
Bittered with Centennial, finished with German Northern Brewer
Body
Robust
ABV
5.7%
IBU
47
Availability
Year round — 1/2 Bbl kegs
Prometheus is our Stolen Fire IPA. A quintessentially PNW IPA, this is a throwback to the history of Elysian and great Seattle IPAs while being forward-looking and ever-exciting. Brewed with Pale, Munich, and touches of Crystal/Cara/Chocolate malts. Bittered and finished with Centennial and Chinook, rounded out with Cascade/Amarillo/Citra. Citrus, pine, bold, crystal sweetness, and unapologetically hoppy and bitter.
Style
India Pale Ale
Malts
Pale, Munich, Crystal 45, Carahell, Caravienne, Carared, Chocolate
Hops
Chinook, Centennial, Cascade, Amarillo, Citra
Body
Low to Medium
ABV
7.8%
IBU
70.7
Availability
2018 Capitol Hill Series | Limited Release — Draft
Keep the salt, hold the seeds: this gose uses 100% natural watermelon and kosher salt. It’s made with an even split of pale and malted white wheat, with a dash of acid malt. Bittered with Huell Melon and Northern Brewer hops, Salt & Seed provides a peacefully punchy pucker for your palate.
Style
Watermelon Gose
Malts
Pale, Malted White Wheat, Acid Malt
Hops
Huell Melon, Northern Brewer
Body
Low
ABV
4.3%
IBU
10
Availability
2018 Capitol Hill Series | Limited Release — Draft
We’re approaching Schwarzbier City, where the real beer is made… a concoction of Pale, Munich, Roasted Barley, Chocolate, Carafa Special Type 2, CaraMunich Type 1, and Kiln Coffee malts. Bittered with GNB hops and a handful of Saaz for extra special flavor. Schwartz – the Malts! Schwartz – the Hops! And last but not least, Schwartz – the Beer! May the schwartz be with you!
Style
Schwarzbier
Malts
Pale, Munich, Carafa Special Type 2, CaraMunich Type 1, Chocolate, Kiln Coffee, Roasted Barley
Hops
Saaz, GNB (German Northern Brewer)
Body
Low to Medium
ABV
4.5%
IBU
25
Availability
2018 Capitol Hill Series | Limited Release — Draft
Unlike most Dino de Laurentiis productions, Rhubarbarella is complex and refreshing. The malt bill is simple, with pale, biscuit and wheat. Palisade hops added to bitter. The beer was isothermally fermented and then warm-conditioned with 100% brettanomyces to a freshly aromatic rhubarb T.
Style
Brett Pale with Rhubarb
Malts
Pale, Biscuit, White Wheat
Hops
Palisade
Body
Low, Dry
ABV
5.8%
IBU
20
Availability
2018 Capitol Hill Series | Limited Release — Draft
Named for the Norse harbingers of death - warrior demi-goddesses who select those who die with honor. Valkyrie is mostly Pale malt, with Crystal 77 malt for sweetness and some Black malt for color. Bittered with Centennial and finished with German Northern Brewer hops.
Style
American Strong Ale
Malts
Pale, 80 Lovibond Crystal, and Black Malt
Hops
Centennial, and German Northern Brewer
Body
Medium
ABV
8.3%
IBU
50
Availability
2018 Capitol Hill Series | Limited Release — Draft
Style
Smoked Porter
Tasting Notes
Brewed with Pale, Munich, Chocolate, Special B and just enough Peated Malt with some Midnight Wheat thrown in for a dark touch of color. Bittered with Magnum and whirlpool additions of Fuggle and Chinook to help balance out the peat aroma. 5.5% ABV
Malts
Pale, Munich, Chocolate, Special B and just enough Peated Malt with some Midnight Wheat thrown in for a dark touch of color.
Hops
Magnum, Fuggle, and Chinook
Body
Medium
ABV
5.5%
IBU
32
Availability
Limited Release — Draft
Style
Grapefruit Saison
Tasting Notes
35 pounds of freshly grated grapefruit zest, top secret saison yeast, and Chinook, Cascade, and Eureka hops all combine for an aroma of citrus and pine with banana, clove, and bubble gum flavor. 5.9% ABV
Malts
Pale malt, Malted and Unmalted Wheat.
Hops
Chinook, Cascade, and Eureka
Body
Light to Medium
ABV
5.9%
IBU
17
Availability
Limited Release — Draft 
Style
Cedar Aged IPA
Tasting Notes
Brewed with Premium 2-Row, Munich, and C-40 malts, Cedrela Odorata emerges from the dark cracks within the forest. He gives a bitter smirk laced with Chinook and Citra – a glint in his eye tells of a dry hopping. Aged on Spanish Cedar, he begins his reign. 6.8% ABV
Malts
Premium 2-Row, Munich, and C-45 malts
Hops
Chinook and Citra
Body
Light to Medium
ABV
6.8%
IBU
36
Availability
Limited Release — Draft 
Style
Spruce Tip Pale
Tasting Notes
Lenny Spruce is an infamous Chinook bittered Pale with late additions of Nugget, Azacca, and Rakau. This beer is obscenely baptized under a shower of spruce tips and juniper berries that incite sensational aromas of pine, fruit and resinous notes to help bail out this brash outlaw with an outspoken Pacific Northwest woodsy flavor. 5.8% ABV
Malts
Pale, C15, and Malted White Wheat
Hops
Chinook, Nugget, Azacca, and Rakau
Body
Medium
ABV
5.8%
IBU
38
Availability
Limited Release — Draft 
Think hazelnut latte
Style
Hazelnut Coffee Pale
Tasting Notes
Pale Ale base, Chinook, Cascade, Amarillo, Brewed with Stumptown Cold Brew Coffee, Hazelnut meal, Lactose, Vanilla Almond Milk, Coconut Milk. Think Vanilla Almond Latte. 7.2% ABV
Malts
Pale, Munich, CaraHell, and Malted White Wheat
Hops
Chinook, Cascade, Amarillo
Body
Medium to Full
ABV
7.2%
IBU
32
Availability
Limited Release — Draft 
Deceptive and delicious Belgian-style Tripel
Style
Belgian Style Tripel
Tasting Notes
A twist on the French expression “Bête Noire”. Bête Blanche is extremely drinkable, blonde and somewhat treacherous. Brewed entirely from Pale malt and augmented in the boil with clear Belgian candy sugar. Bittered with German Northern Brewer and  finished with Styrian Goldings hops. Fermented with Belgian ale yeast. 7.4% ABV, 36 IBU.
Malts
Pale malt
Hops
German Northern Brewer, Styrian Goldings, and Saaz
Body
Medium to Sturdy
ABV
7.4%
IBU
36
Availability
Limited Release — Draft 
This season we took a stab at our first pumpkin Schwarzbier - brewed with pale, munich, roasted barley, and a smattering of dark malts. German Northern Brewer and Saaz hops give it a little edge, while 90 lbs of pumpkin entrails, cinnamon and ginger smooth over the crime scene.
Style
Pumpkin Schwarzbier
Malts
Pale, Munich, Roasted Barley, Chocolate, Carafa Type 2, Caramunich Type 1, Kiln Coffee
Hops
Northern Brewer, Saaz
Body
Light-Medium
ABV
4.3% ABV
Availability
Fall Specialty - 22oz bottles and Draft
Espresso Milk Stout
Style
Stout
Tasting Notes
Split Shot combines the local talents of Elysian Brewing and Stumptown Coffee in a deliciously smooth, very Northwest beer.
Malts
Pale, C-45, Pale Crystal, Kiln Coffee, Black, Roasted Barley, and Flaked Oats
Hops
Magnum
Body
Dark
ABV
6%
IBU
28
Availability
Spring Seasonal — Draft, 22 oz bottles, Six Packs/12oz bottles
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Style
Blood Orange Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
Is a mind-bending whirl of the aromas and flavors of blood orange and Northwest hops. Orange Peel added to the whirlpool, and Blood Orange in the fermenter.
Malts
Pale, Munich, and DextraPils
Hops
Bittered with German Northern Brewer and Cascade hops and finished with Citra and Amarillo
Body
Medium
ABV
6.4%
IBU
45
Availability
Summer Seasonal — Draft, 22 oz bottles, Six Packs/12oz bottles
Our Original Pumpkin Ale
Style
Pumpkin Ale
Tasting Notes
A very drinkable pumpkin ale—brewed with pumpkin puree and juice, and spiced in conditioning with ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and allspice.

Both roasted and raw pumpkin seeds are in the mash, with pumpkin added to the mash and fermenter.
Malts
Pale, Munich, CaraHell, C-20, C-45, and Special B
Hops
Lightly bittered with Magnum
Body
Medium
ABV
6.7%
IBU
18
Availability
Fall Seasonal — Draft, 22 oz bottles, Six Packs/12oz bottles
Bold and Lively Winter Ale
Style
Winter Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
Pours golden with orange highlights. Smells alluringly sweet like caramel apples with a little spice and orange zest. Taste is bold and balanced with a good amount of citrus and earthy hop bitters to offset the malt character. Finishes dry with a bit of fruit.
Malts
Weyermann Munich Type 1, Crisp C-77
Hops
Amarillo, Magnum, and Styrian Golding
Body
Medium to Sturdy
ABV
8.3%
IBU
58
Availability
Winter Seasonal Seasonal — Draft, 22 oz bottles, Six Packs/12oz bottles
Coffee Pumpkin Ale
Style
Pumpkin Ale
Tasting Notes
A pumpkin ale with the attitude of a world-weary barista, Punkuccino packs a short shot of Stumptown coffee toddy in your pint with just a shake of cinnamon and nutmeg.

Stumptown coffee toddy with pumpkin added to the mash and fermenter.
Malts
Pale, Brown, Biscuit, C-77, Chocolate, and Kiln-Coffee
Hops
Bittered with German Northern Brewer
Body
Medium
ABV
6.0%
Availability
Fall Specialty — 22oz bottles and Draft
Worth the Wait
Style
Imperial Pumpkin Ale
Tasting Notes
Pours deep copper with ghostly white head. Intense pumpkin, sugar and spice on the nose with a nice bready and malty backdrop to tame all those autumn spices into a remarkably smooth, balanced and delectable fall treat.

Roasted pumpkin seeds in the mash, and extra pumpkin added in the mash and fermenter. Spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and allspice.
Malts
Pale, Munich, CaraHell, C-20, and C-45
Hops
Bittered with Magnum
Body
Medium
ABV
8.4%
IBU
20
Availability
Fall Specialty — 22 oz bottles and Draft
Aged in Chardonnay barrels, this American-Style Flanders Red is a mouthful. Blackberry puree and a blend of yeasts provide a fruity, tart pucker for this resplendent figurehead.
Style
American-Style Flanders Red
Malts
Premium 2-Row, Munich, Unmalted Wheat, C45, Dextrapils, C77, Special B, Carafa III
Hops
Magnum
Body
Low
ABV
7.3
Availability
Limited availability in 750ml bottles
Fresh is right! Fresh hops, that is, in this bodice ripper of a pale ale. This naughty beer is bittered coyly, then finished with wet, wet Mosaic hops.
Style
Fresh Hop Pale Ale
Malts
Munich I, Crystal 45, and Premium 2-Row
Hops
Idaho 7 and Mosaic
Body
Light to Medium
ABV
6.1%
IBU
56
Availability
Limited Release — Draft and 6pk Cans
We're the proud Craft Beer Partner of the Seattle Seahawks. A portion of the net proceeds from every can and pint of The Noise sold goes to help eliminate homelessness through Plymouth Housing.
Style
Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
This highly drinkable pale ale swaggers with hints of citrus, candied orange, and vanilla.
Malts
Great Western Premium 2 Row, Pilsner
Hops
Hallertauer Blanc, Mandarina Bavaria, Northern Brewer
Body
Light to Medum 
ABV
5.1% ABV
Availability
Limited Release - Draft and 16oz Cans
A masterless hop duo reveals itself in this IPA. Sorachi Ace, with its coconut and woody flavors, fuses alongside Idaho 7’s citrus finish with pineapple and papaya notes. A mild haze adds to the swirling night wind.
Style
India Pale Ale
Malts
Pale, CaraRye, Flaked Barley
Hops
Sorachi Ace, Idaho 7
Body
Medium
ABV
7.5%
IBU
68
Availability
Manic IPA Series - Draft and 22oz bottles
What’s a cucumber saison without the cucumbers? The mot juste, the exact right word, the perfect sentiment and encapsulation of the beer? Unencumbered. Refreshing, perfumy, and subtly fruity. So on point that we nixed the cucumbers.
Style
Sour Saison
Malts
Premium 2-Row, Vienna, Pale Wheat, and Flaked Oats
Hops
Styrian Goldings
Body
Low
ABV
6.1
IBU
15
Availability
Limited availability in 750ml Bottles
Born of pure experimentation, this undead iteration of Space Dust uses Brettanomyces to create intense bursts of tropical, pineapple, and citrus fruitiness, with phenolic hints of smoke and leather.
Style
Brett IPA
Tasting Notes
Brewed using Brettanomyces Clausenii yeast.
Malts
Pale, C-15, and DextraPils
Hops
Chinook, Citra, and Amarillo
Body
Low to Medium
ABV
9.3%
IBU
62
Availability
Limited Release — Draft and 22 oz bottles
A light bodied lager for the drinker and thinker in all of us. Bright berry and tropical fruit aromas provided by a secret blend of experimental hops.
Style
Lager
Malts
Premium 2-Row, Flaked Barley, and Flaked Oats
Hops
A secret even unto some of the brewers ...
Body
Light
ABV
5.5%
IBU
38
Availability
Limited Release — Draft and 6pk Cans
Aged in cognac barrels, this Belgian-Style Quad is big, bold, and rich. Notes of brown sugar and clove are rounded out with orange zest aromas and a smooth mouthfeel. Liberté. Égalité. À votre santé.
Style
Belgian-Style Quad
Tasting Notes
Brown sugar and clove with orange zest aromas.
Malts
Pale, Munich, Crystal, Pilsener, Special B, Biscuit, Aromatic, and Wheat
Hops
Magnum
Body
Full
ABV
10.9%
IBU
35
Availability
Limited Release - 12oz Bottles
Let loose your love darts and give bones to a beer full of grapefruit, peach, guava, and grape notes.
Style
India Pale Ale
Malts
Premium 2-row, Pilsener, Dextrapils, and Flaked Barley
Hops
Bittered with Galaxy and Hallertau Blanc, and finished with Mosaic, Hallertau Blanc, and Huell Melon
Body
Light to Medium
ABV
8.5%
IBU
63
Availability
Manic IPA Series — Draft and 22 oz bottles
Can You Handle It?

Two fanatics of their craft, Def Leppard and Elysian Brewing have joined forces to bring you Def Leppard Pale (6% ABV)
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Style
Pale Ale
Tasting Notes
Amber color with notes of caramel, citrus and pine. Def Leppard Pale is approachable with a clean finish.
Malts
Premium 2 row, Munich, Carahell, Acidulated
Hops
Cascade, Chinook, Simcoe, and Magnum
Body
Medium
ABV
6.0%
IBU
37
Availability
Limited Release – Draft and 16oz Cans
Like a nice Hawaiian Sunburn, this brew packs a little heat and a little sweet, backed by a tart, refreshing finish.
Style
Pineapple Habanero Sour
Tasting Notes
Ale brewed with habanero peppers and pineapple.

Habanero added in the whirlpool, and pineapple concentrate added post-fermentation.
Malts
Acidulated Malt and DextraPils
Hops
Magnum hops and Huell Melon added a touch of bitterness
Body
Light
ABV
5.4%
IBU
9
Availability
Limited Release — Draft and 22 oz bottles
Style
Imperial Stout
Tasting Notes
Dark, rich, and roasty with Stumptown coffee and aged on cocoa nibs sourced by Theo Chocolate, this stout is complex and full of your favorite dark matter.
Malts
Pale, Crisp C77, chocolate, kiln coffee, carafa types 2 & 3
Hops
Bittered with Centennial and Cascade hops
Body
Full Bodied
IBU
55
Availability
Limited Release — Draft and 22 oz bottles
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