Alter Beer Dimension Dubbel


ABV: 5.9%   IBU: 35   Style: Golden Ale

An easy drinking golden ale that is friendly to the palate for those who don’t want a big full-flavored in your face type of beer.


ABV: 7.2%   IBU: 18   Style: Belgian Style Dubbel

6 different malt varieties and a dash of noble hops (Tettenang) make this malt forward caramel colored, Belgian inspired ale flow on your tongue with notes of toffee, toasted bread, plum, caramel and fig.

Alter Beer Batch 1
Alter Beer Dank You


ABV: 7.5%   IBU: 55   Style: Belgian Style IPA

A Belgian Style IPA brewed with pale and light Munich malts. Balanced with Centennial and one of our favorite new hop varieties Hull Melon. This hop adds a honey dew flavor that balances out the spicy, phenolic character in the brew.


ABV: 7.6%   IBU: 85   Style: Double (aka Imperial) IPA

Midwest 2 row barley, Munich and Melanoiden malts support the massive amounts of west coast hops that produce resinous, citrus, and tropical fruit notes.

Alter Beer Mandarina


ABV: 6.6%   IBU: 30   Style: American Porter

A malt forward brew that is heavily dominated with notes of chocolate, caramel, and hints of coffee. The Goldings and Fuggle keep the sweetness in check.


ABV: 5.2%   IBU: 55  Style: American Pale Ale

A light bodied, delicate pale ale that is aggressively hopped with Centennial and Mandarina Bavaria hops.

Alter Beer Alteriormotive
Alter Beer Way Station Wheat


ABV: 6.5%   IBU: 68  Style: Dry-Hopped IPA

This IPA is built with 2 Row Pale, light Munich and crystal malts that balance the massive amount of hops used to create this beer. We bitter with Columbus and Centennial hops and then dry hop with over a pound per barrel of Citra and Simcoe for intense tropical and citrus aromas. Hop lovers rejoice!


ABV: 4.9%   IBU: 15  Style: American Wheat

A delicate and sessionable American wheat beer, made with 2 row pale and red wheat malt. Subtly balanced with German Tettnang hops for a soft, smooth finish.

Alter Beer Junior Barley Wine
Alter Beer Galaxy and the 7-C


ABV: 8.5%   IBU: 65  Style: American Barley Wine

A small American Barley Wine featuring 5 different malts and balanced with Columbus, Amarillo, and Citra hops. Small for the style, but not small in flavor. 8.5% ABV and 65 IBUs. This is a limited beer with a small quantity being barrel aged in Old Forrester and Elijah Craig Bourbon barrels for a fall release!!! So get yours before it’s gone!


ABV: 6.3%   IBU: 58  Style: Hoppy Red Ale

A medium bodied American red/amber ale made with 2 row pale and caramunich malts that bring a strong biscuit, toast and caramel backbone. This compliments the tropical fruit and citrus notes brought on by Galaxy and the 7- “C” hops: cascade, centennial, chinook, citra, crystal, cluster and columbus.

Alter Smash Tun Imperial Stout
Alter Citramotive IPA


ABV: 10.25%   IBU: 45  Style: Imperial Stout

Literally, over a ton of malt went into making this beer. Pale, dark caramel, roasted, chocolate and black malts combine for a decadent mouth feel and flavors of coffee,  dark chocolate, and fresh toffee. Balanced with subtle earthiness of English Kent Golding and Fuggle hops. Deceptively smooth for a big  beer.


ABV: 6.6%   IBU: 67  Style: West Coast Style Ipa

Our love for IPA’s continues.  This west coast style IPA is copper/orange in color, medium bodied, and  well balanced.  We use Tomahawk, Centennial, Simcoe and Citra in the boil, then dry hop with one pound of Citra and a half pound of Simcoe hops per barrel that lends a tropical and citrus fruit aroma.

King Balaton Tart Cherry Wheat
Alter Citramotive IPA


ABV: 5.1%   IBU: 10  Style: Cherry Wheat

This version of our wheat beer has nearly 90lbs of cherry juice added to each barrel for a second fermentation. The result is a refreshing, slightly acidic, tart cherry ale.


ABV: 9.4%   IBU: 85  Style: Imperial IPA

A hop machine with a caramel malt armor that barely withstands the onslaught of Amarillo and Columbus hops sent to trample your tastebuds.

Hull Lotta Love
Cham Wow!


ABV: 6.8%   IBU:65  Style: Belgian Style IPA

Similar to our Batch #1, Hull Lotta love employs a hullava lot more Hull melon hops at two stages to really make that melon pop with refreshing honeydew notes throughout.


ABV: 6.8%   IBU:22  Style: Saison

Cham Wow! is a non-traditional saison brewed with 16% rye malt, English hops and  1/4 lb. of chamomile flowers per barrel. Floral and slightly spicy.

Lord Farquad
Mosaic Motive


ABV: 11%   IBU:24  Style: Belgian Quad

Lord FarQuad is a big, complex multi-layered brute of a Belgian quad that displays aromas of stone fruit, cedar, dark molasses, toffee, and edamame. Finishes slightly sweet with a warm sensation from the high amount of alcohol.


ABV: 6.8%   IBU:68  Style: West Coast IPA

Our third MOTIVE release is all about Mosaic hops. Mosaic is an extremely versatile hop, capable of exhibiting a variety of aromas and flavors including: tropical, floral and fruity. In true West Coast fashion this beer puts the hops on a pedestal with a major dry-hopping of Mosaic.

O.P.A.P.A Amarillo Pale Ale
Festbier Marzen Lager


ABV: 6.0%   IBU:55  Style: Pale Ale

O.P.A.P.A. = Oak Park Amarillo Pale Ale. This was our entry into this year’s Oak Park Micro Brew Review “Replicale” competition,  where 21 breweries brewed a pale ale with a single varietal hop. We were assigned the wonderful Amarillo variety.

While we didn’t take top honors at the competition, this pale ale definitely took top honors in our hearts. Hopped to the max with Amarillo hops, this supremely drinkable pale has subtle notes of grapefruit and citrus.


ABV: 6.1%   IBU:28  Style: Vienna Lager

This Vienna Style Lager (adapted in Germany as a Marzen or Oktoberfest), is our first foray into the cold- fermented arts. Festbier is an amber hued lager, notably malt forward with a subtle toasted character and hints of sweetness.

After Party Milk Stout

After Party

ABV: 5.25%   IBU:20  Style: Milk Stout

This dark, smooth, creamy milk stout is our very first offering on nitro. After Party is a very dark, sweet, and medium bodied ale. Its slightly roasted character blends oh so smoothly with slightly sweetened espresso notes.

Long Man

ABV: 4.7%   IBU:35  Style: English Pale Ale

Our very first English beer! East Kent Goldings hops balance well with the malt to create an exceptionally drinkable, yet flavorful, beer with mild bitterness and subtle sweetness. The name of this beer refers to a giant figure on the side of a hill in East Sussex (Southeast) England that dates back centuries, and holds a special place in the heart of  one of our own. And after taking a sip we know that it will carve out a special place in your heart as well.

Hopular Kid

ABV: 6.5%   IBU:55  Style: Pale Ale

Light golden in color with light to medium body and bright white foam.  Flavor starts with some juicy tropical fruits such as mango and pineapple, some lemony like citrus.   Finishes semi-dry.  Bittered with Tomahawk, flavored and whirlpool hopped with  Amarillo, Cascade, Mosaic, and Simcoe.  Dry hopped with Mosaic, Galaxy, Amarillo….. All the Hopular kids..