New Releases Slider — 31 May 2018


ORIGINAL CIDER: 1/6 kegs | 1/2 kegs

A crisp, smooth dry craft cider made with European bittersweet apples and American dessert apples. ABV: 5.0%


For an exotic twist, we have blended heirloom bittersweet and culinary apples with a taste of the tropics. Golden, ripe, and delicious pineapples have been married into our dry cider to give you a refreshing pineapple experience! ABV: 5.0%

RUBY RED GRAPEFRUIT CIDER: 1/6 kegs | 1/2 kegs

A refreshing and slightly tart cider made with heirloom bittersweet apples, American dessert apples and Ruby Red Grapefruit from the Texas Rio Grande Valley. ABV: 5.0%



THE DUDE’S RUG CIDER: 6/500mL cases

Sweet, baked apples followed by a vivid blend of clove and cardamom. Black tea rounds out the flavor and leaves little to no tannin. Medium-bodied with a crisp, red apple skin aftertaste. ABV: 5.5%


Rich honey contributes a mild sweetness followed by bitter black tea and notes of sour lemon. Full-bodied with a tannic, dry finish and a fresh tobacco aftertaste. ABV: 6.0%

DEATH UNICORN: 6/500mL cases

Tart up front rounded out by a gentle sweetness. Black currant and crisp apples compliment each other nicely. Refreshing berries cover the tongue. A mild acidity compliments the tartness and balances with the sweetness. Medium body and a crisp finish with a lingering sweet/tart flavor. ABV: 6.0%

SCURVY SHYSTER BASTARD: 6/500mL cases | 1/6 kegs

Tart grapefruit juice balanced with the sweetness of white grape juice and honey. A fresh hop bitterness accentuates the brightness of clean grapefruit zest and elderflower notes. Medium bodied with a mossy hop and grapefruit zest bitterness on the semi-dry finish. ABV: 12.0%



TWO HEARTED ALE: 6/4C cases | 2/12C cases | 4/6 cases | 1/4 kegs | 1/2 kegs

Brewed with 100% Centennial hops from the Pacific Northwest and named after the Two Hearted River in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, this IPA is bursting with hop aromas ranging from pine to grapefruit from massive hop additions in both the kettle and the fermenter.Perfectly balanced with a malt backbone and combined with the signature fruity aromas of Bell’s house yeast, this beer is remarkably drinkable and well suited for adventures everywhere. ABV: 7.0%

AMBER ALE: 4/6 cases | 1/4 kegs | 1/2 kegs

The beer that helped build our brewery; Bell’s Amber Ale features both toasted and sweet caramel notes from carefully selected malts, balanced with herbal and citrus hop aromas. Capped by a clean bitterness, it’s incredibly versatile with food, but very tasty on its own. ABV: 5.8%

OBERON ALE: 6/4C cases |  2/12C cases | 4/6 cases | 2/5L cases | 1/4 kegs | 1/2 kegs

Oberon is a wheat ale fermented with our signature house ale yeast, mixing a spicy hop character with mildly fruity aromas. The addition of wheat malt lends a smooth mouthfeel, making it a classic summer beer. Made with only 4 ingredients, and without the use of any spices or fruit, Oberon is the color and scent of sunny afternoon. ABV: 5.8%

KALAMAZOO: 4/6 cases | 1/4 kegs

Named after the city where it all began, Kalamazoo Stout is one of our most classic recipes. This smooth, full-bodied stout offers a blend of aromas and flavors of dark chocolate and freshly roasted coffee, balanced with a significant hop presence. ABV: 6.0%

LAGER OF THE LAKES: 4/6C cases | 1/4 kegs | 1/2 kegs

Following in the tradition of Czech Pilsners by offering a combination of firm malt and herbal hop bitterness, Bell’s Lager of the Lakes is as refreshing and crisp as a swim in the Great Lakes. ABV: 5.0%

OARSMAN ALE: 4/6C cases | 1/4 kegs | 1/2 kegs

First brewed in 2008 at our original brewery in downtown Kalamazoo, Oarsman Ale grew out of our desire to explore the tradition of session beers and to create a unique, flavorful experience for everyone, no matter what the occasion. Tart and refreshing, this sessionable, bright Wheat Ale exudes citrus and lemony aromas from Cascade hops and trades sour intensity for finesse. A perfect companion for any occasion, Oarsman Ale is a beer based in tradition, but with that distinctive Bell’s twist. A perfect beer to compliment any menu. ABV: 4.0%

PORTER: 4/6 cases | 1/4 kegs

Our award winning Porter bridges the gap between malty brown ales and heavily roasted stouts. Notes of chocolate, coffee and roasted barley are offset with just a slight hop bitterness. Enjoy any time of the year. ABV: 5.6%

POOLTIME ALE: 4/6C cases | 1/4 kegs

Pooltime Ale is a refreshing Belgian-inspired Wheat Ale with light clove notes. The truly distinguishing feature is the use of 100% Montmorency tart cherries grown in the Traverse City region of Michigan. These cherries add a subtle tartness and bright counterpoint to the other flavors, enhancing Pooltime’s fruity character and making it the perfect beer for all summer activities. ABV: 5.2%




Our Fugu Mild Bloody Mary is perfect for those who like a stronger dose of tomato in their mix. This veggie-forward cocktail is perfect with our signature Fugu Vodka, featuring ripe tomatoes and exotic spices, for a classic cocktail that is dangerously drinkable. ABV: 10.0%



SILENT DISCO: 6/4C cases | 1/6 kegs

Move over Citrus there is a new IPA in town! Packed with a BIG I mean YUGE bowlful of juicy fruit flavors. Tropical, herbal, and delicious In 4 words or less: Friendly. Hazy. Pineapple. Juice. ABV: 6.8%



VANILLA OAK AGED YETI: 12/22 cases | 1/6 kegs

Yet another extension of our Yeti clan, Vanilla Oak Aged Yeti is the next flavor evolution for our cherished imperial stout. Sweet vanilla tones meld into the oak characteristics as the two flavors support and enhance one another. A pairing fit for a beast, the vanilla and oak are uplifted by the bold and roasty character we all know and love from Yeti. ABV: 9.5%



PALOMA: 12/4/200mL cases

Despite being the most popular tequila-based cocktail in Mexico—exceeding even the more globally recognized margarita—little is known about the origin of the Paloma other than that it was made by mixing tequila with grapefruit soda.
The Half-Seas Paloma Sparkling Cocktail takes this tradition a step further by mixing the finest Mexican tequila with our own all-natural refreshing grapefruit soda, pure cane syrup, and zesty lime. ABV: 12.0%

BRAMBLE: 12/4/200mL cases

The Bramble is a cocktail created in 1980s London, as a result of a wave that was sweeping the bartending scene in the British capital. Best described as a spring cocktail, the original Bramble brings together dry London gin, citrus, and berries.
The Half-Seas Bramble Sparkling Cocktail pays tribute to that original recipe, with dry London gin, juicy berries, tart citrus, and the added twist of effervescence that makes it sure to be an instant classic. ABV: 12.0%

DAIQUIRI: 12/4/200mL cases

The Daiquri is arguably one of the most well-known cocktails in the world. Similar to the “grog” of British sailors in the late 1700s which included rum, water, lime, and sugar, the Daiquiri was refined as a cocktail and popularized in early 1900s New York. The Half-Seas Daiquiri Sparkling Cocktail remains true to the original ingredients, with white rum, tart limes, sweet pure cane sugar, and the added twist of effervescence. This cocktail is refreshing, easy to drink, and sure to be a favorite of cocktail connoisseurs and amateurs alike. ABV: 12.0%




Born Yesterday is a newborn version of our re-born Pale, a Newer New Dogtown Pale with a fresh addition … We added some wet, lupulin-drenched, un-kilned, whole-cone, fresh-picked-and-rushed-straight-from-Yakima hops for your immaculate reception. This Un-Freakin-Filtered, wetter-than-wet beer has 11lbs-per-barrel of Simcoe, Citra, Mosaic and Indigenous Catawampus. Whoa. ABV: 7.0%



THANK YOU 2018: 12/16 cases

Thank you 2018 is an IPA brewed with floral hop aromas and flavors of citrus, tropical fruits, and mixed berries. Thank You is dedicated to all who enjoy our beer. Thank You to our customers, nonprofit partners, employees, wholesalers, retailers, and everyone who continues to do what’s right. ABV: 7.0%



CHERRY CHOCOLATE DRAGON’S MILK: 6/4 cases | 1/6 kegs

Introducing the next addition to our Dragon’s Milk Reserve series… Cherry Chocolate! We decided to combine these two classic flavors with the rich and creamy taste of Dragon’s Milk to create a delightfully smooth treat. ABV: 11.0%


There once lived a bitter soul, with a fruitful life as his goal, hopped in his space machine, went to New England to find his queen, came back…in a haze of tangerine. ABV: 6.8%

MAD HATTER: 4/6C cases

Mad Hatter’s whimsy is celebrated with floral aromatics from assertive dry-hopping, and a bright, hoppy body, punctuated with Centennial, Citra and Michigan-grown hops. ABV: 7.0%

HOPTRONIX: 4/6C cases

Hoptronix 1-ups the game with its galactic bitterness. Mosaic hops give this IPA a dank aroma, yet it finishes smooth and crisp. ABV: 9.0%



BLUEBERRY ALE: 1/6 kegs | 1/2 kegs

Featuring fresh Hammonton blueberries and three grain varieties for a balanced, malty Ale with the perfect amount of Blueberry sweetness. ABV: 7.0%



WATERMELON NECTAR: 6/750mL cases | 1/6 kegs

Honey wine brewed with natural watermelon flavors. ABV: 8.0%



ENJOY BY 07.04.18: 4/6C cases | 1/6 kegs | 1/2 kegs

For this version of Stone Enjoy By IPA we thought: “We don’t always have a filter, so why should our beer?” By skipping a step and letting this devastatingly fresh, golden-hued double IPA go un filtered, the beer takes on a hazy appearance and its peach and tropical fruit hop aroma are intensified. So though it may sound like it, this missed step was no misstep. Like the other IPAs in this series, this version is brewed specifically NOT to last. ABV: 9.4%



3SUM: 1/6 kegs

Experience “The Pursuit of Hoppiness” with this Imperial IPA.  Brewed with over 6 pounds per barrel of Citra, Centennial and Columbus and a plethora of oats, this “East Coast” double IPA is smooth, creamy, and remarkably well balanced.  Easy to drink. ABV: 8.1%

AZZ IF: 1/6 kegs

Session IPA brewed with heavy handed additions of wheat, oats, and one of our favorite hop combinations, Azacca and Citra. A citrusy nose leads into flavors of spicy mango, and citrus. ABV: 5.2%



SUNSHINE PILS: 2/12C packs

Like the rising sun, Sunshine Pils delivers winter, spring, summer and fall. This deceptively complex pilsner is all about the tightrope walk of two-row barley, zesty Saaz hops and lager yeast. It’s a go-to when the sun is shining, and it makes us happy when skies are gray. ABV: 4.5%



SONS OF BEN: 4/6 cases | 1/6 kegs | 1/2 kegs

Sons of Ben Rowdy Ale is characterized by a subtle, yet distinct Belgian yeast, 100% pale malt and floral, American hops. Cascade in the hopback and dry hopped Amarillo and Cascade lends spirited notes of orange and grapefruit. Approachable and easy drinking, this beer is brewed with a whole lot of hometown pride. Perfect for fans during the game and players relaxing post-match, Sons of Ben pale ale is now available for the first time in bottles! Yards is also proud be a sponsor of the Philadelphia Union. Cheer on the Union and enjoy several offerings from Yards in the stadium’s beer garden. ABV: 5.0%


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