Our Brews

At Gnarly Barley we aim to create a diverse and unique selection of brews by borrowing techniques and recipes from brewers across the world. This is achieved by blending the old-world approach with the countless combinations of fresh quality ingredients available to the modern brewer. Our beers are not crafted based on specific style guidelines, but are created by allowing the ingredients to speak to us. The possibilities are endless. Check out more information about where to find our beer.

YEAR-ROUND BEERS

Catahoula Common

Catahoula Common

Catahoula Common is a refreshing American Lager named after the state dog of Louisiana. Catahoula’s light body and crisp finish makes for an enjoyable brew in our humid climate and is especially thirst quenching during the dog days of summer!

  • STYLE: American Lager/California Common
  • ABV: 5%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Crystal 15, Carapils
  • HOPS: Cascade
Radical Rye P.A.

Radical Rye P.A.

Radical is a juicy/hazy Rye India Pale Ale with a bodacious dose of Citra® hops. A touch of rye in the grain bill adds a hearty dimension which we think makes it pretty rad. Fermented with our house hazy yeast this IPA hits 6.6% alcohol by volume and is dry-hopped for a big citrusy note.

  • STYLE: Juicy Hazy IPA/American IPA
  • ABV: 6.6%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Rye
  • HOPS: Columbus, Cascade, dry hopped with Citra®
Korova Milk Porter

Korova Milk Porter

This Baltic Oatmeal Milk Porter will change the way you think about porters and dark beer in general. From its sweet coffee and chocolate flavor, to its silk smooth finish, this is one unique brew. So sit back and enjoy her sultry sweet side.

  • STYLE: Baltic Oatmeal Porter
  • ABV: 6.2%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Munich, Brown, Caramel Malt, Chocolate Malt, Crystal 30, Oats, Flaked Barley
  • HOPS: Columbus, Fuggles
jucifer

Jucifer IPA

A devilishly delicious hop bomb that makes your nostrils flair and your tail point. Dry-hopped with massive amounts of Citra® and Mosaic® hops for a truly delicious treat. Impressions of tropical papaya, mango, and grapefruit wash over your taste buds. Fermented with our house hazy yeast for a soft mouthfeel that will keep you wanting more. All Hail Jucifer!

  • STYLE: Juicy Hazy IPA
  • ABV: 6%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Flaked Wheat, Oats
  • HOPS: Cascade, dry-hopped with Citra®, Mosaic®

LIMITED RELEASE BEERS

Campfire Coffee Stout

Campfire Coffee Stout

We blasted an Imperial Stout on the cold side with lbs and lbs of Gnarly Grind beans from Hey Coffee Co. - a custom blend of dark and sultry roasts from Guatemala and Colombia. Layered with a robust combo of Munich & Chocolate Malts plus dark roasted Wheat and Oats for an undeniably complex body. And, if that wasn’t enough, we round out the genuine fireside experience with a whisper of smoked malt. Rare, Special, Hubris-inducing, just like you.

  • STYLE: Imperial Stout
  • ABV: 8.8%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-row, Munich, Chocolate Malt, Roasted Barley, Midnight Wheat, Flaked Wheat, Flaked Oats, Smoked Malt
  • HOPS: Cascade
Castle Made of Clouds DIPA

Castle Made of Clouds

Certified fluffiest DIPA to date! This Hazy Juicy Double IPA was brewed with oats and lactose to provide the foundation for silky texture that is compounded by the tropical flavors that gush off of the New Zealand Pacific Sunrise hops used. It starts with citrus up front and cleans up with a punch of pineapple that rounds out with stone fruit and dare we say a tiny hint of coconut. A paradise, a luxury, a castle...made of clouds.

  • STYLE: Juicy Hazy Double IPA
  • ABV: 8.7%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-row, Flaked Wheat, Flaked Oats
  • HOPS: Mosaic Cryo, Pacific Sunrise
S'mores Imperial Pastry Stout

S'mores Imperial Pastry Stout

This stout pours thick & dense, with a massive malt bill plus oats and lactose for body. Brewed upfront with graham crackers & marshmallows then conditioned on cacao nibs and toasted marshmallows for a complex flavor that works in perfect harmony with the robust malt profile.

  • STYLE: Imperial Pastry Stout
  • ABV: 9.8%
  • FERMENTABLES: Maris Otter, Chocolate Malt, Caraaroma, Carabohemian, Carafa III, Roasted Barley, Flaked Wheat, Flaked Oats, Marshmallows
  • HOPS: Cascade
Mango Passionfruit Smoothie

Mango Passionfruit Smoothie

Mango Passionfruit Smoothie is a tropical punch right in your mouth hole, packed to the brim with juicy mango up front and a lush mouthfeel from the lactose addition. It finishes with a slick sour pucker and a bounty of passionfruit for an exceptionally balanced and vibrant fruit extravaganza.

  • STYLE: Berliner Weisse
  • ABV: 5%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner malt, Wheat, Mango, Passionfruit
  • HOPS: Cascade
Festbier

Fest Bier

This medium-bodied lager has a rich golden malt profile with a base of Pilsner Malt balanced perfectly with Munich and Vienna. A light breadiness and a dash of caramel on the front end finish up with a delicate palate of scrubbing effervescence and no lingering bitterness.

  • STYLE: Festbier
  • ABV: 6.4%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner malt, Munich, Vienna, Caramunich II, Aromatic
  • HOPS: Cascade
Peach Apricot Smoothie

Peach Apricot Smoothie

This Berliner Weisse was brewed with oodles of peaches and apricots and a hint of vanilla that pairs with the lactose to create a sultry mouthfeel that stands up perfectly to the zesty pucker of this sour beer.

  • STYLE: Berliner Weisse
  • ABV: 4.6%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner malt, Wheat, Peach, Apricot
  • HOPS: Cascade
Wet Hop IPA

Wet Hop IPA

This beer is packed with the freshest hops you can get your hands on. The hops used are picked, shipped overnight, then added to the tank within a 24 hour period! Wet Hop IPA is dripping with stone fruit, tropical citrus, and berry notes on the nose. With the amount of wet hops used some grassy flavors will come through and blend with all those fruity aromatics..

  • STYLE: India Pale Ale
  • ABV: 6%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-row, Flaked Wheat, Oats
  • HOPS: Sabro, Mosaic
Blood Orange Tangerine

Blood Orange Tangerine

Our Blood Orange Tangerine Berliner Weisse is a crisp circus collaboration between blood orange and tangerine. This Berliner Weisse will bring back the forgotten memories of the sunny playground days. At 4.8% ABV this brew drinks like a fresh glass of sunshine poured straight from the skies above.

  • STYLE: Berliner Weisse
  • ABV: 4.8%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner Malt, Wheat, Blood Orange, Tangerine
  • HOPS: Cascade
Cherry Limeade

Cherry Limeade

Our Cherry Limeade Berliner Weisse is a refreshingly tart sour beer packed with cherry and limes to spark those sweet and sour childhood memories. With an ABV of 5%, we are sure this Berliner Weisse will find a seat at your lunch table.

  • STYLE: Berliner Weisse
  • ABV: 5%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner malt, Wheat, Cherry, Lime
  • HOPS: Cascade
IIPA

IIPA

At 8% ABV, this double IPA is packed with 6 lbs per barrel of Galaxy, Wai-iti, and Mosaic Cryo! The Australian and New Zealand hop varietals bring flavors and aromas of stone fruit, peach and citrus.

  • STYLE: Double India Pale Ale
  • ABV: 8%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-row, Flaked Oats, Carapils
  • HOPS: Galaxy, Wai-iti, & Mosaic Cryo
India Pale Lager

IPL

India Pale Lager (5.9%) is a refreshing dry-hopped lager with Wakatu and Motueka hops that showcase flavors of sweet melon and honeydew plus a hint of grassy notes on the back end. It has a crisp finish and a slightly hazy appearance. Think LAGER but with a fruitier flavor and higher ABV!

  • STYLE: India Pale Lager
  • ABV: 5.9%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner & Cara-pils
  • HOPS: Wakatu & Motueka
Black is Beautiful

Black is Beautiful

Black is Beautiful - we stand in solidarity and for unity in diversity. A rich, dark, imperial stout . . .

  • STYLE: Imperial Stout
  • ABV: 9.2%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Chocolate Malt, Cara Aroma, Cara Bohemian, Roasted Barley, Flaked Oates & Flaked Wheat
  • HOPS: Cascade
American AF Lager

American AF

AMERICAN AF is an American Light Lager brewed by an American Independent Craft Brewery using Pilsner malt and Saaz Hops. Celebrate independence with every sip of this super crisp brew!

  • STYLE: American Light Lager
  • ABV: 4.4%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner, Cara-Pils
  • HOPS: Czech Saaz
strawberry shortcake ipa

Strawberry Shortcake IPA

This Double IPA showcases ripe strawberry and vanilla upfront with a creamy mouthfeel that follows through with a touch of lactose and fresh hops!

  • STYLE: Milkshake IPA
  • ABV: 8.4%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-row, Flaked Wheat, Oats, Strawberry
  • HOPS: Nelson Sauvin, El Dorado
Coconut Jucifer

Coconut Jucifer

Stacked with more fresh coconut than ever (15lbs per barrel). This hazy New England style India Pale Ale is bursting with toasted coconut flavor up front and a juicy tropical fruit finish (think orange, mango & grapefruit)

  • STYLE: Juicy Hazy IPA
  • ABV: 6%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Flaked Wheat, Oats, Coconut
  • HOPS: Cascade, dry-hopped with Citra®, Mosaic®
Mango Margarita Gose

Mango Margarita Gose

This 5% ABV Gose is fresh squeezed lemon lime with a salted rim on the front with a nice hint of mango on the back end. This baby oozes margarita on the rocks!

  • STYLE: Gose
  • ABV: 5%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsen Malt, Flaked Wheat
  • HOPS: Cascade
LAGER

LAGER

A nicely balanced Italian Pilsner, this Euro pale lager is 4.2% ABV with a light malt presence while allowing a soft hoppy aroma to shine through to a crispy dry finish. Dry-hopped with Hallertau Blanc this brew presents floral notes while adding a slight hint of fruitiness. ⁣

  • STYLE: Euro Pale Lager/Italian Pilsner
  • ABV: 4.2%
STOUT

STOUT

Our take on the classic style Russian Imperial Stout. This beer pours dark with a luscious tan head, roasted barley meets velvety chocolate notes and a creamy, smooth body. ⁣

  • STYLE: Russian Imperial Stout
  • ABV: 9.4%
Wee Heavy

WEE HEAVY

Our Wee Heavy sometimes referred to as Scotch Ale, is rich, smooth, and malty with notes of sweet caramel. It's big and delicious as hell! ⁣

  • STYLE: Wee Heavy/Scotch Ale
  • ABV: 9.7%
  • FERMENTABLES: Maris Otter, Munich, Crystal 60, Crystal 80
  • HOPS: Columbus, Fuggle
Strawberry Catahoula Common

Strawberry Catahoula Common

A variant of Catahoula Common, this American Lager is light bodied & refreshing with an addition of strawberry.

  • STYLE: Fruited American Lager
  • ABV: 5%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Crystal 15, Carapils, Strawberry
  • HOPS: Cascade
Gnarmageddon

GNARMAGEDDON DIPA

This iteration of the style showcases flavors of bright citrus, coconut, honeydew melon, and tangerine with light impressions of sauvignon blanc grapes and fresh crushed gooseberries. Gnarmageddon is a juicy/hazy DIPA packed with a hellacious amount of Cashmere and Nelson Sauvin® hops and stands tall at 8.5% ABV.

  • STYLE: Double India Pale Ale
  • ABV: 8.5%
  • HOPS: Cashmere, Nelson Sauvin®
Barrel Aged Imperial Korova Milk Porter

Barrel Aged Imperial Korova

We took Imperial Korova, which is a bigger, bolder version of our favorite Baltic Oatmeal Porter, and aged it in barrels for one year. Annually brewed in late fall for winter consumption, this higher alcohol version boasts a 9% alcohol by volume without getting too boozy. The malts provide flavors of chocolate and coffee, but Imperial adds notes of caramel, plum and molasses and the barrel aging process adds notes of vanilla and bourbon.

  • STYLE: Baltic Oatmeal Portert
  • ABV: 9%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Munich, Chocolate Malt, Crystal 30, Brown Malt, Oats, Flaked Barley
  • HOPS: Columbus, Fuggles
Puff Puff Pastry Stout

Puff Puff Pastry Stout

A collaboration with our friends from Taco Jerks. This beer is rich and complex from using hundreds of pounds of white chocolate bread pudding and coco puffs. Our Puff Puff Pastry Stout is a decadent chocolaty treat.

  • STYLE: Pastry Stout
  • ABV: 10.6%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-row, C-60, C-120, Chocolate, Roasted Barley, Black Prinz, Flaked Wheat, Flaked Oats, Bread Pudding, Coco Puffs, Dark Belgian Candi Sugar, Raw Sugar, Brewers Crystals, White Chocolate Chips, and Powdered Sugar.
  • HOPS: Cascade
Imperial Porter Rican

Imperial Porter Rican

This Imperial Baltic Oatmeal Milk Porter has been infused with organic toasted coconut and aged in rum barrels, taking your taste buds on a tropical vacation.

  • STYLE: Imperial Baltic Oatmeal Porter
  • ABV: 9%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Munich, Chocolate, Brown, Flaked Oats, Roasted Barley, Crystal 30
  • HOPS: UK Fuggle
Hypnic Jerk

Hypnic Jerk

Hypnic Jerk English Barleywine boasts malty richness and complex, intense flavors. This beer is luscious and full-bodied with a toffee, caramel-like aroma.

  • STYLE: English Barleywine
  • ABV: 10%
  • FERMENTABLES: Maris Otter, Caramalt & Crystal Malt
  • HOPS: Fuggle
Soul Patch Sour

Soul Patch Sour

Our first Kettle Sour brewed by adding lactobacillus directly to the kettle and allowing them to sour the brew overnight prior to transferring to primary fermentation. Next, we racked the beer on loads of pureed pink guava and passion fruit. Tart, tropical, and refreshing.

  • STYLE: Kettle Sour
  • ABV: 4%
  • FERMENTABLES: Pilsner malt, Wheat, Pink Guava, Passionfruit
  • HOPS: Cascade
Peanut Butter Korova Milk Porter

Peanut Butter Korova Milk Porter

Even more mind blowing than the regular Korova Milk Porter, Peanut Butter Korova has an addition of peanut butter to blend with its sweet coffee and chocolate flavors.

  • STYLE: Baltic Oatmeal Porter
  • ABV: 6.2%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Munich, Chocolate, Brown, Flaked Oats, Flaked Barley, Crystal 30
  • HOPS: Fuggles
Imperial Korova Milk Porter

Imperial Korova Milk Porter

Imperial Korova is a bigger, bolder version of our favorite Baltic Oatmeal Porter. Annually brewed in late fall for winter consumption, this higher alcohol version boast a 9% alcohol by volume without getting boozy. The malts provide flavors of chocolate and coffee, but Imperial adds notes of caramel, plum and molasses.

  • STYLE: Baltic Oatmeal Porter
  • ABV: 9%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Munich, Chocolate, Brown, Flaked Oats, Flaked Barley, Crystal 30
  • HOPS: Columbus, Fuggles
Porter Rican

Porter Rican

This Baltic Oatmeal Milk Porter has been infused with organic toasted coconut and aged on rum soaked oak chips, taking your taste buds on a tropical vacation.

  • STYLE: Baltic Oatmeal Porter
  • ABV: 6.2%
  • IBUs: 20
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Munich, Chocolate, Brown, Flaked Oats, Roasted Barley, Crystal 30
  • HOPS: Fuggles

RETIRED BREWS

Bad Seed Gose

Bad Seed Gose

Bad Seed is a Gose heavily fruited with raspberry, blueberry, and a hint of blackberry. Slightly tart, yet crushable & refreshing, 5% ABV.

  • STYLE: Fruited Gose
  • ABV: 5%
Guavatational Pull

Guavatational Pull

Guavatational Pull is a Double IPA loaded with 500lbs of PINK guava! A Pink Boots Collaboration brew.

  • STYLE: Double IPA with Pink Guava
  • ABV: 10.6%
Melted Milkshake IPA

Melted Milkshake IPA

Brewed with barley, wheat and oats with touch of lactose sugar and vanilla beans. Dry-hopped with Nelson Sauvin and El Dorado.

  • STYLE: Juicy/Hazy Double India Pale Ale
  • ABV: 8.2%
  • FERMENTABLES: Barley, Wheat, Oats
  • HOPS: Nelson Sauvin & El Dorado
Imperial Peanut Butter Korova

Imperial Peanut Butter Korova

Imperial Korova is a bigger, bolder version of our favorite Baltic Oatmeal Porter. Annual brewed in late fall for winter consumption, this higher alcohol version boast a 9% alcohol by volume without getting boozy. Much like Korova, the malts provide flavors of chocolate and coffee, but Imperial adds notes of caramel, plum and molasses.

  • STYLE: Imperial Baltic Porter
  • ABV: 9%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Munich, Chocolate Malt, Crystal 30, Brown Malt, Oats, Flaked Barley
  • HOPS: Columbus, Cascade
Forest of Feelings

Forest of Feelings

This Double India Pale Ale at 10.5% ABV has bold tropical aroma with hints of pineapple, mango, melon and stone fruits throughout. Finishes smooth, crisp and clean. Dry hopped with Cashmere and El Dorado.

  • STYLE: Double India Pale Ale
  • ABV: 10.5%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2 Row, Wheat, Oats
  • HOPS: Cashmere & El Dorado
Gnarvana

Gnarvana Double IPA

First brewed in celebration of our 4 year anniversary (May 2018) this Double India Pale Ale is loaded with fruity hops that packs a punch! For this special beer we started with pure hop resin and then super dry-hopped it with a combination of Citra® and Vic Secret™ hops at nearly 6.5 lbs of hops per barrel of beer (more hops than any other beer we brew). Awaken to a big pineapple aroma and total hop enlightenment.

  • STYLE: Double India Pale Ale
  • ABV: 7.5%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2 Row, Malted Barley, Wheat, Oats
  • HOPS: Cascade, dry-hopped with Citra® & Vic Secret™
Brightside

Brightside

Brightside is packed full of bright, juicy, citrus hops. It’s a perfect rendezvous of West Coast meets East Coast. Starting with 2-Row Malted Barley and a touch of wheat, we use pure hop resin for bold flavor. Brightside is fermented with our house hazy yeast and then massively dry-hopped for a big bouquet of citrus aroma. We only brew this special beer a few times each year so drink fresh to get the full effect.

  • STYLE: American IPA
  • ABV: 6.8%
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Flaked Wheat
  • HOPS: Cascade, dryhopped w/Citra®, Amarillo® & Ekuanot®
Lion Up

Lion Up

Lion up, this American Wheat Ale is a collaboration between Southeastern Louisiana University and Gnarly Barley Brewing founders, Zac & Cari Caramonta, who are SLU Alumni. Lion Up is crisp and refreshing with a nice floral note from the use of Amarillo hops making this an easy drinking beer, great for football season!

  • STYLE: American Wheat Ale
  • ABV: 4.5%
  • FERMENTABLES: Wheat, 2-row, Pilsner Malt
  • HOPS: Cascade, dry-hopped with Amarillo®
BIG DIPA

BIG DIPA

BIG DIPA is a gnarly take on the popular imperial/double india pale ale style. Using some of the most exciting hop varieties, this brew's focus is big on flavor and aroma without any overpowering bitterness.

  • ABV: 8%
  • IBUs: ?
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-row, Carapils
  • HOPS: Cascade, Citra, Galaxy, Simcoe
Insidious Monk

Insidious Monk

Insidious Monk is a Belgian Tripel that embellishes subtle notes of citrus and bubblegum delicately wrapped in a sweet yet surprisingly dry, warm, and velvety smooth finish.

  • ABV: 8%
  • IBUs: 29
  • FERMENTABLES: Belgian Pilsen, Belgian Aromatic, Belgian Candi Syrup
  • HOPS: Tettnang, Saphir
Hoppopotamus I.P.A.

Hoppopotamus I.P.A.

This India Pale Ale is reminiscent of a traditional English style IPA with a medium body and pleasant sweetness, but the blend of west coast style hops balance and create “HIPPO SIZE” notes of orange, grapefruit and lemon.

  • ABV: 7%
  • IBUs: 63
  • FERMENTABLES: 2-Row, Crystal 75, Wheat
  • HOPS: Magnum, Falconer’s Flight, Cascade, Citra
The Exchange Student

The Exchange Student

The Exchange Student is a traditional Belgian Ale. At first taste it is fruity, smooth and pleasant; then it finishes spicy and strong. This is one Belgian who isn't afraid to get his hands dirty.

  • ABV: 7.5%
  • IBUs: 17
  • FERMENTABLES: Belgian Pilsen, Biscuit, Aromatic, Special B
  • HOPS: Spalter, Hallertauer