Gino’s Beer

The Flagships

LaSalle St. Lager

Traditional German Helles brewed with Pilsner, Munich and CaraHell malts. German Magnum hops offer bitterness while German Splat offers noble hop aroma that blends beautifully with the malty sweetness of this refreshing light lager. Gold Medal in the Muncher Helles Category at the 2015 US Open Beer Championship.

German Helles, Brewed In-house, 5.2%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Smokin’ Turkey Apple Sandwich with Pub Chips, Chicago Fire Deep Dish Pizza


Witte Chicks Dig Me


Belgian style Witbier is brewed with Pilsner and White Wheat malts. Sweet orange peel, coriander seed and East Kent Goldings hops offer a floral, citrusy nose to this hazy ale.

Belgian Witbier, Brewed In-house, 4.8%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
BBQ Brisket Sandwich, Caprese Crostini, Margarita Pizza


Broken English

English ale brewed with English Marris Otter, CaraMunich, and Belgian Special B. English East Kent Goldings and Challenger hops offer floral and piney notes to the nose with a hint of lemony citrus. Won the Silver Medal for ESB at the 2015 & 2016 US Open Beer Championship.

ESB, Brewed In-house, 5.7%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
BBQ Brisket Sandwich, Spaghetti Marinara,
and any of our Deep Dish Pizzas


The Great Bam-Gino

A twist on the Cascadian Dark Ale style, our Black Rye IPA is packed with flavor. Enough bitterness to satisfy hop heads, yet balanced and drinkable over a few pints. Chinnok, Amarillo, and Centennial hops attribute to its citrus and piney nose while Pale, Rye, Special B, and Black Patten malts offer a spicy, yet, full caramely body to this robust version of India Pale Ale.

Rye Cascadian Dark Ale, Brewed In-house, 7.0%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Chili, Italian Beef Sandwich, Hot Italian Sandwich,
Jalapeño Blue Deep Dish, Chitalian Stallion Pizza

GPA

Belgian Pilsner and Vienna malts offer a refreshingly clean sweetness. Amarillo & French Aramis hops round out the fruity, spicy characteristics of the blended saison yeast culture. Won the Gold Medal for Belgian Pale Ale at the 2016 US Open Beer Championship.

Belgian Pale Ale, Brewed In-house, 5.9%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Spinach Artichoke Dip, Pesto Chicken Sandwich,
Tie Dye Pizza, Artichoke Pizza

Pineapple imposter

English Marris Otter and a touch of CaraHell offer a straight forward malty backbone, while Centennial hops give a moderate, yet clean bitterness to the finish. Mosaic hops give the aromatic deception of passion fruit and pineapple to this wonderful pale ale. Drink early, drink often.

American Pale Ale, Brewed In-house, 6.2%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Deep Dish Nachos, Buffalo Mac & Cheese,
Diavola or Zio Gino Pizzas

 

seasonal

The Commie Colada

Sharing is caring when it comes to this rich Baltic Porter. English Marris Otter and

Vienna constitute the bulk of the grain bill ,while CaraAroma, Chocolate and

traditional English Brown Malt make up our specialty malt regime. Shredded coconut, toasted in house, was added during the end of the brewing process to add a special twist to classic style.

Coconut Baltic Porter, Brewed In-house, 6.7%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Cinnamon Sugar Beignet Balls, Deep Dish Brownie, Chocolate Chip Oreo Cookies, Tiramisu, Chocolate Cake


Keen’s Greens

Maris Otter Pale and Caramunich malts give all the backbone needed for this tasty, well balanced IPA. Simcoe and Cascade hops were employed to give a resinous citrus nose to satisfy the hop head in all of us. Named after our very own Wednesday night entertainment here at the pub, a man of many talents, Mr. Matt Keen.

American India Pale Ale, Brewed In-House, 5.7%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Calamari, Fish and Chips, Diavola Pizza


Ruby Hewis and the Brews

If it’s hip to be square, this traditional Irish Red is a cube. Pale, crystal, and a touch of roasted barley, give the ruby color to this beer striking you with the power of love at first sight. East Kent Goldings and Fuggel hops offer an earthy nose to this malty UK beer. Cash and or credit card is required to ride this train.

Irish Red Ale,  Brewed in House, 5.1%

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Mozzarella Sticks, Harvest Salad, Zio Gino Pizza, Tiramisu


Hold On To Your BAGPIPES

This malty Scottish Ale, made up of Pale and Chocolate malts, is sure to take you for a ride. Historically brewed as a premium offering throughout the UK since the 1700’s, our Wee Heavy has the slightest hint of cherrywood smoked malt to add some depth and complexity to this malt forward, boozie ale. So grab a snifter, a kilt,  and your bagpipes, cause this beer will help you hunker down and keep warm as we embrace our Chicago winter. (Kilt and bagpipes not necessary for optimum beer enjoyment)

Wee Heavy, Brewed In House, 7.9% ABV

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
Asian sesame wings, Smoke Sausage Chili, Zio Gino, Tiramisu


ninja assassin

Brewed with Pilsner, CaraMunich, Black Patten and Chocolate malts, this German Black Lager is stealthy. A clean, yet slightly roasty nose gives way to a light biscuity flavored lager that finishes slightly dry. Hold this bad boy up to the light and the blood red hue is seen through the heart of the glass.

German Schwarzbier Brewed In-House 5.5 % ABV

Brewmaster Suggests Pairing with
BBQ Brisket Deep Dish Nachos, Italian Beef Sandwich, Bucatini w/Vodka Sauce and Burrata, Eat Your Veggies Pizza