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Richmond, VA


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2nd anniversary swartzbierArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
5% ABV
Almond BrothersArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV32 IBU
A variant of our Imperial Milk Stout with toasted almond, vanilla, and sea salt. This smooth, chocolaty brew features a pronounced, pleasant nuttiness from the toasted almonds, a mild note of vanilla, and just a hint of sea salt to brighten the flavors up.
American MildArdent
Richmond, VA
Mild
5.5% ABV
Our American Mild is a medium copper-colored ale. It has a firm bitterness and light hop aroma, and is medium-bodied with a medium-level carbonation. The malt imparts hints of caramel and chocolate. A mildly rich sessionable beer
American Sour Ale with MangoArdent
Richmond, VA
Strong Ale
6% ABV15 IBU
A special release from our wild fermentation project. We aged this medium-bodied sour blonde ale on various oak for eight months with mangoes. The sweetness of the mango has a more balanced effect on the sour, compared to the American Sour Ale with Raspberries.
American Sour Ale with RaspberriesArdent
Richmond, VA
Sour Ale
5.9% ABV15 IBU
A special release from our wild fermentation project. We aged this medium-bodied sour blonde ale for eight months on various oak with raspberries. The tartness of the berry accentuates the overall perceived sourness.
Arrogant bastard rvaArdent
Richmond, VA
Strong Ale
7.2% ABV
Ardent brewed Arrogant Bastard at their brewery.
Bad N BoozyArdent
Richmond, VA
Red Ale
9.5% ABV31 IBU
A special taproom-only pilot brew for our Small-Batch Fridays. This red ale was brewed with Ironclad Coffee Roasters cascara (the cherries of coffee beans), then aged in Reservoir Distillery bourbon barrels with maple syrup and sour cherries. A cocktail-inspired ale that will remind you of a Manhattan.
Barrel Aged Dark RyeArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
9.8% ABV
Batch 100! SMASHArdent
Richmond, VA
English Pale Ale
6.6% ABV
Belgian BrownArdent
Richmond, VA
Belgian Dark
7% ABV30 IBU
Belgian Brown Ale
Belgian IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
Belgian IPA
6.5% ABV60 IBU
An experimental Belgian IPA using Saison and Dry English Ale yeast, dry-hopped with Citra.
Belgian Pale AleArdent
Richmond, VA
Belgian Pale
6% ABV60 IBU
An experimental Belgian pale ale using Saison and Dry English Ale yeast.
Belma IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV65 IBU
Belma hops
Berliner WeisseArdent
Richmond, VA
Berliner Weisse
3.5% ABV5 IBU
The Berliner Weisse is pale straw colored, cloudy, and pleasantly effervescent. Sourness dominates the aroma, with notes of lemony tartness. Light body and high carbonation complement the clean sour flavor with notes of lemon and citrus, and the 3.2% ABV allows a hint of the malt profile to shine through. In the tradition of the style, try it with a flavored syrup, made by King of Pops.
Berliner Weisse with Lemondrop HopsArdent
Richmond, VA
Berliner Weisse
3.2% ABV5 IBU
A special, taproom-only pin for our Small-Batch Fridays: our Berliner Weisse dry-hopped with Lemondrop hops.
Berliner Weisse with Pomegranate and CoconutArdent
Richmond, VA
Berliner Weisse
3.2% ABV5 IBU
A special, taproom-only pin for our Small-Batch Fridays, featuring Berliner Weisse with added pomegranate and coconut.
Berliner Weisse with Pomogranate and CoconutArdent
Richmond, VA
Berliner Weisse
3.2% ABV5 IBU
A special, taproom-only pin for our Small-Batch Fridays, featuring Berliner Weisse with added pomegranate and coconut.
Berliner braunbierArdent
Richmond, VA
Berliner Weiss
4.2% ABV8 IBU
The Berliner Braunbier is our take on an all-but-extinct Northern German sour beer. The Braunbier’s aroma has notes of stone fruit balanced by the slightly tart but still toasty malt backbone. Low in bitterness and light in body, it is effervescent with a clean finish. A low alcohol and mildly tart brown table beer.
Bourbon Barrel Dark Rye StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Barrel Aged
11.5% ABV60 IBU
Bourbon Barrel–Aged Dark Rye (2015)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
11.5% ABV60 IBU
Our Dark Rye, a dry, rye-based American imperial stout, aged in bourbon barrels.
Bourbon Barrel–Aged Dark Rye (2017)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
11.9% ABV41 IBU
The Bourbon Barrel–Aged Dark Rye is black in color, with a tan head that leaves rich lacing on the glass. Chocolate, tobacco, and dark stone fruit on the nose preclude the smooth mouthfeel that is slightly fuller and more viscous than the base beer. The flavor presents some sweetness and notes of whiskey, tobacco, dark fruit, and chocolate, but overall the beer remains remarkably smooth. A dry imperial stout in which barrel aging accentuates the fruity quality of the rye malt.
Bourbon Barrel–Aged Dark Rye (2017)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
11.9% ABV42 IBU
The Bourbon Barrel–Aged Dark Rye is black in color, with a tan head that leaves rich lacing on the glass. Chocolate, tobacco, and dark stone fruit on the nose preclude the smooth mouthfeel that is slightly fuller and more viscous than the base beer. The flavor presents some sweetness and notes of whiskey, tobacco, dark fruit, and chocolate, but overall the beer remains remarkably smooth. A dry imperial stout in which barrel aging accentuates the fruity quality of the rye malt.
Bourbon Barrel–Aged DefenestratorArdent
Richmond, VA
Doppelbock
12% ABV22 IBU
A special taproom-only pilot batch of our Defenestrator doppelbock, aged in bourbon barrels.
Bourbon Barrel–Fermented Dark Rye (2017)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
12% ABV60 IBU
A special taproom-only draft for our "For the Love of Stout" Valentine's Day 2017 event. Our Dark Rye, a dry, rye-based American imperial stout, fermented in bourbon barrels.
Brett SaisonArdent
Richmond, VA
Wild
6.5% ABV21 IBU
Buffalo Trace barrel-aged Honey GingerArdent
Richmond, VA
Barrel Aged
11.5% ABV18 IBU
Chardonnay Brett SaisonArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
8% ABV20 IBU
For the Chardonnay Brett Saison, we aged our saison in New Kent Winery chardonnay barrels with brettanomyces. The beer is pale gold and slightly cloudy. The aroma presents a pleasant balance between our saison yeast, classic brett funk, and chardonnay. The mouthfeel is drier and lighter bodied than the base beer. The chardonnay character is privileged over the brett, though the flavor still offers dry, fruity, barnyard funk.
Chardonnay Brett Saison with ApricotArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
7.7% ABV16 IBU
For our Chardonnay Brett Saison with Apricot, we aged our saison in New Kent Winery chardonnay barrels with brettanomyces and apricot puree. The beer is pale gold and cloudy. The mouthfeel is drier and lighter bodied than the base beer. The apricot complements the fruitiness and funk of the brett, alongside prominent chardonnay notes and hints of our saison yeast.
Chocolate PorterArdent
Richmond, VA
Porter
6.6% ABV
Company ManArdent
Richmond, VA
Pilsner
5% ABV36 IBU
The Company Man pils is straw colored and very clear, with a creamy, long-lasting head that leaves rich lacing. The classic lager aroma is clean and bready, with a noble hop note and light grassiness. The medium-light body and high carbonation accentuate the bitterness, along with mild, balanced flavors of malty sweetness, fruitiness, and grassiness. Overall, a crisp, refreshing German-style pils that finishes dry and clean.
Company Man with Falconer's Flight hopsArdent
Richmond, VA
Pilsner
5% ABV36 IBU
A special, taproom-only pin for our Small-Batch Fridays: the Company Man, our German-style pils, dry-hopped with Falconer's Flight hops.
CruArdent
Richmond, VA
Sour Ale
6.5% ABV
DIPAArdent
Richmond, VA
Double IPA
9.6% ABV9 IBU
The DIPA is like our New England IPA’s bigger, badder sibling—the same yeast and malt backbone, but in a brawnier, scaled-up version. This cloudy and deep golden-colored beer showcases the aromas and flavors of its hops: funky tropical fruit from the Mosaic, and piney earthiness from the Simcoe. A soft mouthfeel and incredibly low bitterness let these juicy hops shine.
DIPA with Honey and OrangeArdent
Richmond, VA
Double IPA
9.6% ABV6 IBU
A special taproom-only pin of our DIPA with added honey and orange.
Dark RyeArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV
A full-bodied American imperial stout. This beer privileges the spiciness of the rye over the roasted quality in both aroma and flavor, and has a dry chocolatey finish.
DefenestratorArdent
Richmond, VA
Doppelbock
8.2% ABV
The DEFENESTRATOR is a Doppelbock. It’s aroma has hints of prune and grape and it’s flavor is malty and sweet with slight hop bitterness for balance. Medium bodied and very smooth. A very strong and rich lager. 8.2% abv.
Defenestrator with Maple Syrup and Barrel-Aged CoffeeArdent
Richmond, VA
Doppelbock
8.7% ABV22 IBU
A special taproom-only pin of our Defenestrator, primed with maple syrup and dosed with barrel-aged coffee.
Double IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
Double IPA
9.8% ABV
Dry-Hopped HefeweizenArdent
Richmond, VA
Hefeweizen
6.5% ABV15 IBU
This German-style hefeweizen is golden colored and hazy. Fruity and phenolic flavor and aroma from the yeast are amplified by a generous whirlpool and dry hopping with Hallertau Blanc hops, pleasantly balancing yeast-derived notes with juicy pineapple and grapefruit flavors and aromas.
Dry-Hopped Session SaisonArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
4.5% ABV19 IBU
This dry, sessionable saison features a generous whirlpool and dry hop of Vic Secret, Loral, and Lemondrop hops, producing a highly aromatic and flavorful beer with notes of tropical and citrus fruit.
Earl Grey Brown AleArdent
Richmond, VA
English Brown Ale
5.5% ABV
The Earl Grey Brown is a Northern English Brown ale. Its slightly nutty aroma is sustained by a toasty malt backbone. Light in body, it finishes dry, and is laced with hints of bergamot." 5.5% abv.
ElevensiesArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
12.8% ABV32 IBU
Our imperial milk stout aged with coffee and vanilla in maple syrup bourbon barrels.
Experimental StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
9.5% ABV
Experimental StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
9.5% ABV60 IBU
A variation on our tried-and-true Dark Rye recipe.
FestbierArdent
Richmond, VA
Marzen
5.6% ABV22 IBU
Our Festbier is a traditional German lager with a malty backbone and light hoppiness. Amber color and full body in the classic Marzen style, served in 1/2 liter mugs. Prost!
Fohlen AltArdent
Richmond, VA
Alt
6.7% ABV40 IBU
A special taproom-only pilot brew for our Small-Batch Fridays: the Fohlen Alt is a German Sticke Alt by brewer Mike. Sticke, or "secret" in local dialect, is a special reserve beer intended for the brewers' own consumption. It's generally a seasonal or special occasion brew and is stronger in taste and alcohol. Fohlen Alt is malty and slightly roasty, but finishes clean as a result of an extended lagering time. Mike had a lot of fun making this beer, which is inspired by his first homebrew recipe and time living outside of Dusseldorf.
GeorgieArdent
Richmond, VA
Fruit
4.7% ABV15 IBU
Gluten-Free Imperial StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
11.5% ABV50 IBU
A special, taproom-only pilot brew for our Small-Batch Fridays. Gluten-free imperial stout brewed with millet, oats, and buckwheat, and containing honey, baked figs, and thyme.
Gluten-Free Maple LagerArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
5.7% ABV21 IBU
A special, taproom-only pilot brew for our Small-Batch Fridays. Gluten-free maple lager brewed with millet and oats, and containing maple syrup.
Gooseberry GoseArdent
Richmond, VA
Gose
4.6% ABV4 IBU
Our Gooseberry Gose is a hazy straw color with a creamy white head. Soft coriander notes and tart acidity dominate the nose, with hints of salinity. The mouthfeel is effervescent, yet remains typically full-bodied for wheat beers. The flavor is tart and slightly salty with a pleasant acidity, rounded out by a mild cereal grain undertone from the German pilsner malt. Overall, a traditional German-style Gose with nice tartness and hints of coriander and salt to round out the beer, with a generous addition of gooseberries to up the pucker factor.
GoseArdent
Richmond, VA
Gose
4.6% ABV4 IBU
Our gose is a hazy straw color with a creamy white head. Soft coriander notes and tart acidity dominate the nose, with hints of salinity. The mouthfeel is effervescent, yet remains typically full-bodied for wheat beers. The flavor is tart and slightly salty with a pleasant acidity, rounded out by a mild cereal grain undertone from the German pilsner malt. Overall, a traditional German-style Gose with nice tartness and hints of coriander and salt to round out the beer.
Gose with LimeArdent
Richmond, VA
Gose
4.6% ABV4 IBU
The Gose with Lime, aka "You Put the Lime in the Gose and You Drink It All Up," is a hazy straw color with a creamy white head. Lime and tart acidity dominate the nose, with hints of coriander. The mouthfeel is effervescent, yet remains full-bodied as is typical of wheat beers. The flavor is tart and slightly salty with lime acidity, rounded out by a mild cereal grain undertone from the German pilsner malt. Overall, a traditional German-style Gose with bright acidity from the addition of lime zest.
Helles JaArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
5.5% ABV20 IBU
A special, taproom-only pilot brew for our Small-Batch Fridays: Munich-style Helles lager.
Honey GingerArdent
Richmond, VA
Spiced
7.8% ABV
Our Honey Ginger is a deep gold-colored ale. The medium- to high-carbonation level enhances the fresh ginger in the aroma. The malt backbone supports the sweetness of the locally-sourced honey and the spiciness of the ginger. A strong, yet refreshing and deceptively smooth summer ale.
Honey Ginger (Bourbon Barrel)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Spiced
7.8% ABV
IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV65 IBU
IPA #12 AmarilloArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
Amarillo hopped IPA
IPA (Mosaic & Citra)Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
Our IPA is a medium copper-colored ale. We use a standard malt-backboned recipe, but as we rotate our hop varietals, the aroma may range from citrusy and piney to flowery and grassy. The beer is medium-bodied, and although the aroma always dominates the overall character of the beer, the sweetness of the caramel malt balances the hoppy bitterness. An American IPA that privileges hop flavor and aroma over bitterness.
IPA - 11.2 (Simcoe)Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
Named for the rural Fauquier village where hundreds of ducks return in the Spring to make their summer homes, our Sumerduck Saison is our harbinger of spring with fruity Belgian esters, a subtle tartness, and delicate earthy notes. A touch of rye adds a peppery spice, and wheat malt a silky mouth feel to this easy drinking Farmhouse Ale.
IPA - 11.5 (Simcoe)Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
IPA 15 RakauArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA 17Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
IPA 19: Citra/AmarilloArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA 20Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA 6.3Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch #10Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch #11 (Simcoe)Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
Our IPA is a medium copper-colored ale. We use a standard malt-backboned recipe, but as we rotate our hop varietals, the aroma may range from citrusy and piney to flowery and grassy. The beer is medium-bodied, and although the aroma always dominates the overall character of the beer, the sweetness of the caramel malt balances the hoppy bitterness. An American IPA that privileges hop flavor and aroma over bitterness.
IPA Batch #13 (Centennial/Simcoe)Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch #14 (Citra)Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch #21 (Simcoe/Equinox)Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch #28Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
The Ardent IPA, brewed with Citra hops and an experimental yeast.
IPA Batch #29Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
The Ardent IPA, brewed with Galaxy hops.
IPA Batch #30Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
Our IPA featuring rotating hop varietals returns! IPA Batch #30 was brewed with Citra and Idaho 7 hops, which highlight citrus and tropical fruit notes. This American IPA has a pleasant, pungent aroma that remains well balanced with a malt backbone.
IPA Batch #32Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV31 IBU
Our small batch IPA featuring rotating hop varieties has returned! IPA Batch #32 was dry hopped with Lemondrop, Michigan Copper, and Mosaic hops for a super aromatic beer featuring a juicy, tropical aroma. Fruity notes of citrus and tangerine balance the mild malt base.
IPA Batch #9Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch #9.2. Centennial.Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch 16. El Dorado.Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
IPA Batch 9.3 - CentennialArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
IPA XArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
7.1% ABV10 IBU
IPLArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
4.9% ABV
IPL with Wakatu Hops and Orange MarmaladeArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
4.6% ABV25 IBU
A special taproom-only pin of our IPL with added New Zealand Wakatu hops and orange marmalade.
Imperial Milk StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV
Imperial Milk StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV32 IBU
Our first-ever milk stout is sweet, chocolaty, and a little sticky, but with enough roast presence to remind you that it's definitely a beer, not liquid candy.
Imperial Milk Stout with Almond, Vanilla, and Sea SaltArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV32 IBU
A variant of our Imperial Milk Stout with toasted almond, vanilla, and sea salt. This smooth, chocolaty brew features a pronounced, pleasant nuttiness from the toasted almonds, a mild note of vanilla, and just a hint of sea salt to brighten the flavors up.
Imperial Milk Stout with Maple Syrup, Coffee, and ChiliesArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV32 IBU
A special taproom-only pin of our Imperial Milk Stout, primed with maple syrup and containing coffee and bird's eye chilies.
Imperial New England IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial IPA
9.2% ABV5 IBU
We went bigger with our New England IPA! Citra and Mosaic hops deliver a big, juicy ale.
Ipa 26 HBC-342Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
Ipa Batch 18. colombusArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
Ipa Batch 24. Centennial, Cascade, BelmaArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
Lawnmower AleArdent
Richmond, VA
Pale Ale
5% ABV
Little House Coffee StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Coffee Stout
9.5% ABV65 IBU
Maple & Chestnut Sticke AltArdent
Richmond, VA
Alt
5.9% ABV30 IBU
Hardywood Park/Ardent collab.
Mexican Hot ChocolateArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV
Mexican Hot Chocolate Imperial Milk StoutArdent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
10% ABV32 IBU
A variant of our Imperial Milk Stout with vanilla, cocoa nibs, cinnamon, ancho chiles, annatto, bird's eye peppers, and habanero.
Mexican LagerArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
6% ABV30 IBU
A special, taproom-only pilot brew for our Small-Batch Fridays. Mexican-style lager brewed in collaboration with Mike Killelea of Briess Malt Co. using Briess malt and Mexican lager yeast.
Nelson Sauvin SaisonArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
4.5% ABV
New England IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
7.4% ABV15 IBU
This is a hazy IPA made in the New England style. Full and juicy, the Citra and Mosaic hops impart a fruity, luscious aroma and flavor. Low in bitterness and full of flavor.
New England IPA with Amarillo and Idaho 7Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
7.4% ABV15 IBU
Our hazy New England style IPA is double dry hopped with equal parts Amarillo and Idaho 7 hops. Low in bitterness and full of fruity, juicy aroma and flavor, this beer is easy to love.
New England IPA with Mango, Papaya, and Mosaic and Vic Secret hopsArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
7.4% ABV15 IBU
A special taproom-only pin for our Small-Batch Fridays: our New England IPA with added mango, papaya, and Mosaic and Vic Secret hops.
New England ipaArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
7.7% ABV78 IBU
Orbit IPA Batch #8Ardent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
this is our eighth batch of ipa. the hops we used are orbit. Orbit is different each year as it uses a proprietary blend of hops specially selected out of the New Zealand “Hops with a Difference” breeding program. This years has mild tropical fruit and citrus notes.
Pale AleArdent
Richmond, VA
Pale Ale
5.8% ABV30 IBU
Pale Wheat AleArdent
Richmond, VA
Pale Wheat
4.8% ABV10 IBU
Our Pale Wheat Ale was brewed in a similar style to our New England IPA. Double dry hopped with Rakau and Belma hops, this one's a crusher. Hazy, soft mouthfeel, low bitterness, big hop aroma and flavor.
Partial 14 BoyzArdent
Richmond, VA
Double IPA
8% ABV30 IBU
A special, taproom-only brew for our Small-Batch Fridays: a triple dry-hopped version of the Partial Salez Boyz DIPA. We added just a touch of Citra hops and made it slightly more bitter at 30 IBU. The orange-mango notes still show up in this one, and are joined by a pleasant lemon aroma and flavor.
Partial Salez BoyzArdent
Richmond, VA
Double IPA
8.5% ABV15 IBU
A special, taproom-only brew for our Small-Batch Fridays: a double dry-hopped DIPA using Idaho 7 and Vic Secret hops, offering a juicy orange-mango combo at only 15 IBU.
Port and Madeira Barrel–Aged Dark Rye (2016)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
11% ABV60 IBU
Our Dark Rye, a dry, rye-based American imperial stout, aged in Port and Madeira barrels and blended.
RadlerArdent
Richmond, VA
3.4% ABV8 IBU
Rational IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
7% ABV
Robust PorterArdent
Richmond, VA
Porter
6% ABV31 IBU
Rum Barrel Aged Dark RyeArdent
Richmond, VA
Barrel Aged
11.5% ABV60 IBU
Rum Barrel–Aged Dark Rye (2017)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
12.5% ABV39 IBU
A special taproom-only draft for our "For the Love of Stout" Valentine's Day 2017 event. Our Dark Rye, a dry, rye-based American imperial stout, aged in rum barrels.
Rye Barrel–Fermented Dark Rye (2017)Ardent
Richmond, VA
Imperial Stout
12% ABV60 IBU
A special taproom-only draft for our "For the Love of Stout" Valentine's Day 2017 event. Our Dark Rye, a dry, rye-based American imperial stout, fermented in rye barrels.
Rye KolschArdent
Richmond, VA
Kolsch Ale
4.4% ABV
SaisonArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
6.7% ABV
Our saison is a pale gold-colored farmhouse-style ale. We use a traditional yeast strain and Continental hops that in combination imbue an aroma with a mild spiciness tempered with fruit. The beer is medium-bodied, with a slight acidity. It is effervescent and dry, with an edge of bitterness that balances the fruitiness of the aroma. A yeast-derived refreshing, spicy ale.
Saison CourantArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
5.3% ABV22 IBU
A saison in the traditional Belgian style, offering a very dry finish, a sessionable ABV, and a nice balance between yeast, malt, and hop characteristics. This brew uses Continental Pilsner and Munich malts, and German Tettnang and Czech Saaz hops. Low ABV yet full-flavored everyday beer.
SchwarzbierArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
5% ABV30 IBU
Schwarzbier is a sessionable dark German lager with a slightly chocolaty, roasted aroma. Medium bodied, with a crisp and clean mouthfeel. Subtle malt flavors are balanced with moderate hop bitterness, followed by a pleasantly roasty finish.
Schwarzbier with Coffee and Barrel-Aged Maple SyrupArdent
Richmond, VA
Lager
5% ABV30 IBU
A special, taproom-only pin for our Small-Batch Fridays of our Schwarzbier with added coffee and barrel-aged maple syrup.
Session IPAArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
4.7% ABV20 IBU
A special, taproom-only pilot brew for our Small-Batch Fridays. This Session IPA by cellarman William features a whirlpool addition of Citra and a dry-hop of Amarillo, El Dorado, and Vic Secret, making for a hazy, medium-orange-colored brew with big notes of citrus, pineapple, and peach.
Session Inda Pale LagerArdent
Richmond, VA
Pale Lager
4.9% ABV28 IBU
StortebekerArdent
Richmond, VA
Hefeweizen
6.5% ABV
Sweet Potato and SageArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
6.4% ABV
Szechuan Peppercorn SaisonArdent
Richmond, VA
Saison
6.7% ABV
1st Anniversary ale.
The One Pumpkin AleArdent
Richmond, VA
Pumpkin
8.7% ABV
Third Anniversary TripelArdent
Richmond, VA
Belgian Tripel
8.7% ABV30 IBU
A special release for our 2017 anniversary.
Tokaj Barrel-aged SaisonArdent
Richmond, VA
Wild
9.6% ABV
Touchstone PaleArdent
Richmond, VA
Pale Ale
5% ABV
Collaboration with Triple Crossing.
TripelArdent
Richmond, VA
Belgian Tripel
Virginia CommonArdent
Richmond, VA
5.3% ABV
The Virginia Common is a deep brown-colored hybrid ale-lager. We use Cluster hops, one of the only commonly available hop varieties with North American roots, which impart a light hop aroma. It has a lower ABV than our other beers, and a mid-level carbonation. It is light-bodied, which allows for the toast of the specialty malts to shine. A sessionable ale-lager hybrid that will satisfy almost any beer drinker.
WeissbierArdent
Richmond, VA
Hefeweizen
5.2% ABV
German style wheat beer
ipa batch #23. centennial/belmaArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV
ipa batch 22. cascade/belmaArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
ipa batch 25 simcoe/ mosaicArdent
Richmond, VA
IPA
6.8% ABV68 IBU
madeira barrel-aged dark ryeArdent
Richmond, VA
Barrel Aged
10.1% ABV
mau rakauArdent
Richmond, VA
American Pale Ale
4.8% ABV10 IBU
port barrel-aged dark ryeArdent
Richmond, VA
Barrel Aged
10.8% ABV
port/madeira barrel-aged dark rye blendArdent
Richmond, VA
Barrel Aged
11% ABV
roggenbierArdent
Richmond, VA
Rye
5.3% ABV