Below is a list of Beers that can be made at Jakes,
Homebrewers checkout our Supplies page for a list of recipe kits
SASQUATCH LAGER - This new beer is delicious. Made with
only sasquatch hops grown by our friends at Redman Hop farm
in Ruthven Ontario. We are proud to be brewing this clean 5%
easy to drink lager. Think locals, drink local.
Winter Ale - easy drinking brew that is amber to light
red in colour. Smooth and refreshing with a hint of
vanilla, 5% alcohol.
MEXICAN LAGER - This is the beer that made us famous. All the great taste of your favourite Mexican beer without the skunky taste. This light bodied pale lager comes out at 4.6% ABV. Great with a lime on a hot summers day.
DRAFT - This is similar to everyone’s favourite draft beer MGD. At 5% ABV it is a real smooth and easy to drink draught. This is our best selling beer in a keg.
EURO - Classic Belgium lager with a great hop flavour. Similar to Stella Artois 5% ABV.
LAGER- Our best tasting 5% ABV lager beer. If you like to drink Canadian classic lagers you’ll love this one. It reflects the styles of Keiths and Canadian. It finishes smooth and is easy to drink.
LIGHT- Our classic light lager. Easy to drink and smooth. 4.5% ABV.
Super Lager - If you like your beer with a little more kick you’ll enjoy the super lager. All the same great flavor of the regular lager but with more body, flavour and kick. Finishes at 6% ABV.
Amber -A delicious year round brew that is medium bodied, lightly hopped with a malty finish and a nice rich amber/copper colour. A well balanced brew with a 5% ABV.
Irish Lager- Copper coloured beer 5% ABV, similar flavour to Harp. We can even make it green if you like.
Japanese Lager- This golden coloured Japanese lager is a great easy drinking warm weather favourite . If you like to drink Sapporo you will love this 5% ABV lager.
Aussie Lager- This pale coloured light/medium bodied Australian style beer goes down real easy. If you like to drink Fosters you will love this beer. Finishes at 5% ABV.
Carribean Lager- Easy to drink, refreshing Caribbean style lager reflects the style of Red Stripe. 5% ABV
Cream Ale- If you love a classic Canadian cream ale, try this. Copper in colour and full of flavour 5% ABV
Light Lime Our classic light lager with a hint of Lime. Similar to Bud Light Lime
Ginger- We use only fresh ginger when making this brew which has turned into one of our new best sellers. A must try! 5% ABV.
Radler- A great summer favourite, this light beer has the refreshing taste of grapefruit added to it. 4.5%. This is a seasonal brew.
White Beer-Made with coriander and orange peel, this summer brew is similar to Rickards white or Blue Moon. Serve with a slice of orange on a hot summers day. 5% ABV. This is a seasonal brew.
Summer Shandy- Our summer beer with a hint of lemonade already added, similar to Leinenkgals, a great lawnmower beer 5%
German Lager- Lager with a nice body and a crisp finishing hop flavour. 5.5% ABV.
Dutch Lager- This globally popular beer reflects the styles of Grolsch and Heineken. It's a crisp golden lager with a smooth spicy hoppiness. Crisp distinct and delicious.5%abv.
Danish Pilsner- A golden coloured European pilsner. Similar taste to Tuborg 5% ABV.
Czech Pilsner- Great body, flavour and hoppiness of a classic European pilsner. 5.5% ABV.
Polish Lager- 5.5% clean crisp lager, light in colour and great hoppy finish. jak sie masz
Red- Similar colour and flavour to Rickard's Red on tap. 5% ABV.
Irish Red- A wonderful light red brew made with brown sugar. A smooth and easy to drink brew with a 5% ABV.
Canadian Dark- Medium body, mild flavour. Similar to Waterloo Dark or Upper Canada Dark. 5% ABV
Brown Ale- You can taste a hint of Chocolate in this delicious brown ale. 5% ABV.
Irish Stout- Just like everyone's favourite stout Guinness, similar colour and flavour, just not quite as creamy 5% ABV.
Coffee Stout- Dark and flavourful, this stout contains 1lb of dark roast coffee beans. Part of a complete breakfast. 5% ABV.
Vanilla Stout- All the goodness of our Irish stout with a distinct vanilla finish. 5% ABV.
Scottish High Octane- Great Scottish strong ale. Strong flavour, dark amber body and medium bitterness. 6.5% ABV
Bock- Delicious dark German Bavarian style bock. A great beer for fall and winter. 6.5% ABV.
Pumpkin- A fall favourite. Made with real pumpkin, nutmeg, cinnamon and spices. Great with turkey dinner. 5% ABV. This beer is Seasonal
Black Porter- Full, Dark, Powerful is the only way to describe this Porter, finishes at 6.8%
Coconut Porter- Believe it or not, it's good! Full bodied porter with a delicate hint of real Coconut. 6.5% ABV.
Vanilla Porter & Coffee Porter also availalbe!!!
Beantown Lager- Boston's favourite lager has turned into one of our best sellers. Similar to Sam Adams Boston Lager 5.5%% ABV.
Pale Ale- Amber coloured, with a distinct hoppy finish. Give it a try. 5.5% ABV.
India Pale Ale 'IPA'- This amber coloured traditional IPA is full of body and flavour. This is our Brewmasters favourite beer so he hops it 4 times. Please note that it you like Alexander Keiths, don't order this, it's for real beer drinkers! 6% ABV.
Jalapeno-I dare you to try it!! Light, crisp beer, fermented with 1 pound of Jalapenos, hope you like the bite.
Candy Cane-A Holiday tradition here at Jakes, like it or hate it, you have to try this lager brewed with Candy Canes, it has a minty finish
Our all-grain beer selections change based on the season and which local craft brewery we are working with. All-grain beers have a very distinct clean crisp taste just like some of your favourite craft breweries.
Give us a shout to see what is new and available this month!
Blonde-our all-grain Blonde is made in house and is clean, crisp and a wonderful straw colour. It's as good as any craft brewery's. 5% Available all year round.
Session IPA-our all-grain session IPA is a great all-day beer if you like hops. It finishes straw in colour and 4.8% ABV. Available all year round
Storing your beer
The beer that is made at Jakes is all natural and not pasteurized so we recommend that you keep your brew refrigerated at all times. It will keep for a short period unrefrigerated as long as it is still stored cool.
Packaging your Beer
You can bottle your beer in almost any style bottle. Bring in your own glass bottles, plastic bottles or purchase reusable plastic 500ml bottles from us.
We now also have the option to can your beer in "Tallboys" (473ml cans) on our premises using the Cask canning system.
We have caps and cappers to fit almost every style bottle and you never have to pay extra for caps. If you are going to save bottles for your beer please be sure to rinse them out right away as mold will grow quickly in your bottles.
We do have KEGS for you to put your beer in for parties, special events and home kegerators. We can also supply all the necessary equipment for dispensing your keg beer for your special event.
There is $50 deposit on both full kegs of beer and half kegs of beer.
We have hand pumps available to rent for $55, you will get $50 back when you return us the pump. There is a limited number of cooler systems available for dispensing kegs, please inquire for pricing and availability.
Jake's also sells complete home kegerator kits and parts which are all available in-store'.