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Sunset in Autumn Amber

All of the Boatyard Brewing friends kept clamoring for us to make an amber ale.  So we sat down a created our Sunset Amber.  We used a pale ale base malt with additions of brown sugar, chocolate malts, and caramel malts.  As with many BBC ales, we tossed in a bit of rye to add […]

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Red at Night Rye

We love Rye!!!  After using rye as a co-star in many of our favorite ales, we wanted to make a beer that made this grain the star.  What we created is one of Boatyard Brewing’s favorite ales; Red at Night Rye.  Rye has a reputation of being a challenge to work with, but we were […]

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Midnight Star

Don’t be afraid of the dark! Midnight Star will kiss your palate and leave you wanting for more.

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Kalamazoo Shandy

Nothing makes a summer more refreshing than a shandy, a custom blend of beer and fruit juice. They keep your taste buds satisfied and your body hydrated. We blended together our own lemonade recipe and our silky Kalamazoo Cream Ale. The result is a slighty tart and creamy summer beverage with a 5.4% ABV.  Its is hard […]

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West Michigan IPA

This British/American IPA hybrid boasts great color and a vibrant nose. With a single sip you will find solid malt backbone with caramel notes. The hopping brings out a spectrum of citrus and pine flavors that balance well with the malt. This IPA is dry-hopped with Citra hops and the finish it provides is spectacular.

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Gimme Shelter

Brewed to benefit Community Homeworks of Kalamazoo for the Furnace Fest 2014, this rich ale was mashed with a hearty grain bill of pale ale, brewers, Munich, dark caramel and roasted barley malts.  We tossed in a wee amount of traditional peat-smoked malt right from the Scottish moors. Gimme Shelter was hopped with traditional U.K. […]

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Blonde Horizon

This blonde is made with a great combination of pale ale and crystal malts which produce a smooth caramel backbone.

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Black-Eyed PA

The darker dry-hopped member of our IPA family.

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Fair Winds Oatmeal Stout

Fair Winds Oatmeal Stout is a rich, dark ale keeping true to its stout heritage.

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Half-Century Porter

Pour a pint of this dark ale and you will discover a rich and luscious robust porter that delivers a balance of caramel, chocolate, and toffee.

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Loch Thomas Scottish WHA

A big Scottish Ale to pay homage to the local officers at Kalamazoo Public Safety.

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Driftwood Bitters

Driftwood Bitters is an easy to drink ESB, reminiscent of a good pull in Britain.

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Kay-Lips-O Chocolate Milk Stout

To honor all of the lovely “Kays” in their life, Dan and Brian created Kay-Lips-Chocolate Milk Stout.

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Calleigh’s Irish Stout

A classic dry Irish stout made to drink all afternoon. Calleigh’s is truly a light beer, only dark!

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Transom Jack Pumpkin Ale

The autumn brings out the best that Michigan has to offer, and we wanted to bring all the flavors of autumn together with this great Pumpkin Ale.

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Christmas Eve Porter

When the snows fall and the holidays are in the air, Christmas Eve Porter will deliver flavors that will make you wish it was Christmas every day.

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Seven Sisters Barley Wine

A brew that delivers intense flavors is made complete with higher alcohol and sweetness to get us through a cold winter’s night.

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Siren’s Song Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout

Our first barrel aged stout, Siren’s song is a Russian imperial stout that was aged in select bourbon barrels.

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Channel Crossing Belgian Wheat

There is nothing so unique like the flavors of a great Belgian Wheat, so we decided to merge these unique Belgian flavors with our love for British hops. We started with a pale ale base malt and added a generous portion of torrified wheat. We rounded out the mash with some light caramel malts, brown […]

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Eclipse Porter

The Boatyard Brewing Company lauds the beauty of the northern waters, those that run cold and deep. While we love the tastes of the north, occasionally we turn to tropical flavors, and coconut is one of our favorite. Our local brewing friends make great beers with tropical influences. Gonzo at Bigg Dogg Brewing makes an […]

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