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.

  • Aurora

    ABV: 5.5%
    IBUs: 55

    Brewed with Maltwerks Pale Ale & Vienna malts, then hopped with a blend of citrusy hops & dry-hopped with the 2019 Pink Boots Blend of hops (Loral, Glacier, Mosaic, Simcoe & Sabro). A West-coast IPA with bright tropical & stone-fruit notes. Proceeds from this hop blend go to support the advancement of women in the brewing industry. $6/$4

  • Citra Ace

    Hazy Pale Ale
    ABV: 4.2%
    IBUs: 30

    Brewed with Maltwerks Pale Ale & Simpson’s Golden Promise malt & hopped with Sorachi Ace & Citra hops. It has notes of citrusy lemon-lime & herbal lemongrass. $6/$4

  • 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. $5/$3

  • Norselander 1.0

    Double IPA
    ABV: 8%
    IBUs: 100

    A double IPA loaded with Galena, Centennial, Belma, Meridian & El Dorado hops over a base of Maltwerks Pale Ale malt & wheat. It was fermented with two Norwegian yeast strains for punchy citrus & tropical notes. $6 for a 12 oz pour

  • MN Pils

    German-style Pilsner
    ABV: 5%
    IBUs: 25

    A crisp MN-centric pale German lager brewed with 100% Maltwerks Pilsner malt & Mighty Axe Triple Pearl hops, then fermented with Bavarian lager yeast & lagered for over a month. Prost! $5/$3

  • Germania

    amber kellerbier
    ABV: 5.3%
    IBUs: 22

    Maltwerks Pilsner & Weyermann BarkeÒMunich malts, hopped with German Perle & fermented with Bavarian lager yeast. A smooth, crisp light-medium bodied fresh lager with malty cracker notes. $6/$4

  • Coneflower

    Hazy IPA
    ABV: 5%
    IBUs: 60

    Maltwerks Pale Ale and oats, hopped with Chinook, Bravo, Nugget & Citra CryoHops then fermented with a unique fruity yeast. Smooth bitterness with citrus, pine & spice notes. $6/$4

  • MN SMaSH

    Golden Ale
    ABV: 5%
    IBUs: 20

    Maltwerks Pale Ale malt & Mighty Axe Centennial hops. Simple, humble, delicious. $5/$3

  • Distant Dawn

    ABV: 6%
    IBUs: 20

    A portion of chewy oats were added to a medium-full bodied porter brewed with chocolate malt & fermented with British ale yeast. It has dark fruit, sweet dark chocolate, toffee & slight warming notes. $5/$3

  • A Street

    Hazy Pale Ale
    ABV: 5.7%
    IBUs: 25

    Hopped with Azacca, Amarillo & Archer varieties in whirlpool & dry-hop additions with a base of Maltwerks Pale Ale malt & oats, then fermented with a popular New England yeast strain. Aroma & flavor of peaches, stone fruit, mangoes & other tropical fruit.$6/$4

  • 1st Born

    ABV: 5.5%
    IBUs: 25

    Minnesota Cascade hops from Mighty Axe Hops, Pilsner malt from Maltwerks & a little wheat malt, fermented with classic saison yeast. A light, dry, effervescent saison with Minnesota roots. $5/$3

  • Winter Weizen

    ABV: 5%
    IBUs: 15

    A full bodied dunkelweizen brewed mostly with malted wheat in addition to German dark Munich malt & fermented with a classic German hefeweizen yeast. It has light notes of clove, banana, chocolate & fresh baked bread. Perfect for the holidays! $5/$3

  • 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. $5/$3

Growler Policy:

We only fill our own glass growlers (no other brewery’s glass growlers) but will fill stainless steel growlers if they have proper labeling (the Surgeon General’s warning) and we can clean & sanitize it before filling.


Empty growler $4
Growler fill Please ask your server

Non-alcoholic options:

Bottled water $1.50
Buddy’s Orange Soda $2
Buddy’s Grape Soda $2