Small Batch Beers

SOS will be on tap for St. Patrick’s Day in all Gritty’s brew pubs.

  • The Special Oatmeal Stout, better known as SOS contains 7 barley malts, torrified and malted wheat, 10% flake oats and is hopped with 3 different varieties of Goldings Hops.  S.O.S. has a smooth, chocolaty flavor with a full body. The ABV is around 6.8%.  SOS is the perfect beer for St. Patrick’s Day and the rest of March. On tap at all pubs.

Hoppy Red Ale in Auburn

Abram Ale in a Pint glass

  • A hoppy Red Ale is going on tap at Gritty’s in Auburn. Our head brewer in Auburn, Jay, formulated & brewed this beer using roasted Caramalts. He used Centennial hops in the boil then dry-hopped with Amarillo hops. The result is a hoppy red ale with a strong citrus aroma, a hint of sweet malt and a crisp finish.  6% ABV – on tap at Gritty’s Auburn during March.

Pilsner on tap this March at Freeport

  • Rye IPA in a pint glassBe sure to try the Pilsner from Gritty’s in Freeport this month.  The Freeport brewers have been busy brewing a Pilsner style beer that is going on tap in March. This Pils is a little more amber in color than a typical Pilsner, but still has that citrus flash and zing.  The guys used Continental lager yeast from Germany & Saaz hops. This beer has a dense rich head, slight amber color and citrus notes.  About 5.5% ABV.

The Pineapple Express returns!

  • Jump on the Pineapple Express in Portland!
    Larry, the brewer in Portland used 3 different hops: Citra, Centennial & Galaxy to create a juicy grape fruity double IPA. This New England style double IPA comes in at 7.2% ABV.
  • Going back on tap during March
    with another small batch IPA to follow at the end of the month.




Wake & Bake Porter

  • Wake & Bake Cold Coffee Porter is coming to Gritty’s Auburn during February. This fan favorite is a classic Porter, cold brewed wiWake & Bake Cold Coffee Porterth coffee. Hopped with Warrior, Cluster, WGV and US Goldings, then finished with Maine roasted coffee. It comes in around 5.8% ABV. Nice drink’n, with a coffee kick…