Crisp / DRY / Effervescent / 4.5% abv 0.5L pour / pitcher / Crowler / 6 x 12oz cans to-go An ale-lager hybrid with an easy-drinking mouthfeel and a touch of fruit notes from the ale yeast. An exceedingly drinkable beer which we make with 100% German Noble hops and malts. Named for an old Texas family name, passed down for generations in the Vista Brewing family.
Lemon, Verbena, Biscuit, / 5.9% abv / 43 IBU 0.5L pour / pitcher / Crowler To-Go A fresh, hoppy new release: our first Single Malt and Single Hop (SMaSH) brew! Eleven is an easy-drinking pale ale with clean and biscuity English Golden Promise malts.We did three 11 lb additions of Sorachi Ace hops, including as a dry hop for big lemony aromas.
Collaboration with Spokesman Coffee Coffee/ chocolate / caramel / 4.9% ABV 0.5L pour / Pitcher / Crowler We put our heads together with the bean & beer experts over at Spokesman to create this winter favorite. We taste tested coffees from around the world to select this blend of Ethiopian and Guatemalan beans to accentuate the dark malts used in this classic brown ale. We made a cold brew coffee using the beer, then added the strong brew back into the beer. Enjoy this double buzz!
COLLAB WITH BARTON CREEK COUNTRY CLUB BREADY / CRISP / PINE / 4.2% ABV 0.5L pour / Pitcher / Crowler This classic American blonde ale pours a rich golden hue with a fluffy white head and aromas of freshly baked bread, pine, grapefruit and melon. This drinkable ale delivers a full mouthfeel and slight acidity from Vista’s mineral-rich well water. This recipe was designed in collaboration with our friend’s over at Barton Creek Country Club as the perfect brew for a day on the golf course!
CARAMEL / PINE / DRIED FRUIT / 6.8% abv 0.5L pour / pitcher / Crowler Perfect for fall, this amber-hued ale is a hybrid Red IPA made with Belgian yeast. You’ll find pine and cedar aromas from the Centennial hops and beautiful ester notes from the yeast, all balanced with rich caramel & toffee notes from the malt bill. Red Lion is a storied US Army Regiment, in which our Brewmaster Pat served. This beer honors all the men and women who have served and will serve in this regiment.
JUICY / SMOOTH / FULL-BODIED / 9.5% ABV / 78 IBU 8OZ POUR / CROWLER TO-GO $15 This beer is a celebration of big, juicy Simcoe and Amarillo hops, showcased on a balanced malt backbone. Encore is complex and hoppy, yet still easy drinking and well-balanced.
BALANCED / DRY / COOKIE-LIKE / 4.9% abv 0.5L pour / pitcher / Crowler / 6 x 12oz cans to-go GOLD MEDAL – 2018 US OPEN BEER CHAMPIONSHIPS A black lager with hints of coffee and roasted marshmallow. European hops are used to balance the body alongside the German specialty malts and German yeast which imparts fruitcake and fresh dough flavors and aromas. Named for: the big, bright stars over Driftwood and the International Dark Sky Association.