Beers On Tap

It is our goal to produce exquisite small-batch craft beer with a connection to the landscape & history of southern Minnesota. Each beer is carefully designed to reflect & highlight something about the Mankato area. Each beer will also be produced & served with quality at the forefront. At LocAle, we are devoted to ensuring every drop of our beer is well-balanced, flawless, served correctly and of utmost importance, delicious.

Currently On Tap

We serve pints and half-pints and flights.

  • Westbound

    ABV: 6%
    IBUs: 60

    Brewed with a solid malt backbone of British Maris Otter malt & Vienna malt then copiously hopped with four classic ‘C’ hops: Chinook, Cascade, Centennial & Columbus (the latter three as hop hash). Fermented with American ale yeast, this clean IPA with balanced bitterness is loaded with citrus & pine notes. $4/$6

  • Sunset Blvd

    Hazy IPA
    ABV: 6%
    IBUs: 40

    Brewed with British malt, oats & wheat then whirlpool hopped with Mighty Axe Zenia & western Amarillo hops. Dry-hopped with more Amarillo & lots of Mosaic CryoHops lupulin powder in the style of a New England IPA. Big notes of mango, citrus & berry with a smooth finish. $4/$6

  • Two Mile Hike

    Pale Ale
    ABV: 5.5%
    IBUs: 40

    Brewed exclusively for Festival Solstice with MN ingredients: Maltwerks Pale ale malt & hopped with Mighty Axe Cascade, Centennial & Zeus varieties. A classic American pale ale with orange & berry notes & medium bitterness. $4/$6

  • Razz

    ABV: 5%
    IBUs: 5

    A golden sour beer brewed with barley, wheat & oats fermented with lactic acid bacteria & Belgian yeast then conditioned on raspberries. Tart with big red raspberry notes throughout! $5 for a 12 oz pour

  • Norselander 2.0

    Double IPA
    ABV: 8.5%
    IBUs: 70

    Another version of our double IPA fermented with Norwegian farmhouse yeast. This time it was hopped with all New Zealand hops including Wai-ti, Pacifica & Motueka varieties. Coconut, tropical, peach, apricot & citrus notes. $6 for a 12 oz pour

  • Bygone Brown

    Northern English Brown Ale
    ABV: 5.5%
    IBUs: 25

    A medium-bodied British brown ale brewed with British malt, hops & yeast. It is reminiscent of classic historic brown ales of Northern England with notes of hazelnuts, toffee & dark dried fruit. $3/$5

  • Helles

    German-Style Pale Lager
    ABV: 4.48%
    IBUs: 15

    A light lager brewed with Maltwerks Pilsner malt, a little German Perle hops & fermented with Bavarian lager yeast. Cold conditioned for a crisp clean finish, this is a sessionable light beer. $3/$5

  • MN SMaSH

    Hoppy Golden Ale
    ABV: 5%
    IBUs: 20

    A single MN malt variety, single MN hop variety golden ale. Brewed with Maltwerks Pale malt & Mighty Axe Centennial hops. Simple, humble, delicious. $3/$5

  • Deep Valley

    Oatmeal Stout
    ABV: 4.5%
    IBUs: 20

    Brewed with a variety of roasted specialty malts, oats & fermented with Norwegian yeast. It will keep you warm when the winds howl through the deep Minnesota River valley. $3/$5

  • Saintson

    Table Saison
    ABV: 5.3%
    IBUs: 20

    Maltwerks Pilsner & Munich malts (Detroit Lakes), Mighty Axe Cascade & Centennial hops (Foley), Turkey Red wheat from Ben Penner Farms (St. Peter) & wildflower honey from Gardner Bees (Sleepy Eye). A rustic earthy keg-conditioned saison with light honey & spice notes. $3/$5

  • Altstadt

    German Altbier
    ABV: 5.5%
    IBUs: 35

    A malty amber-hued ale brewed with Maltwerks Munich & Pilsner malts, hopped with a blend of German hops then fermented with a classic German ale yeast. Rich bready malt character with noticeable hop presence in bitterness & aroma. $3/$5

New Growler Policy:

We’ll fill any clean 64 fl oz growler! Any glass or stainless steel growler. Growler must be visibly clean.


Empty growler $5
Growler fill Please ask your server


Crowlers are also now available! A current list of crowlers can be found on our Facebook page.

Non-alcoholic options:

Bottled water $1.00
Buddy’s Orange Soda $2
Buddy’s Grape Soda $2