1188 Brewing Company

141 East Main Street, John Day, OR, USA • Last Updated: Monday, January 30 2023

On Tap

1. Throttle Out
  • 1188
  • IPA
  • 6.7%

2. 1881 Amber Lager
  • 1188
  • Amber Lager
  • 4.7%

Taken it back to 1881.... this might be something you'd get after a long day out panning for gold.... this beer is sure to be a motherload of a find itself.

3. Trail Groomer
  • 1188
  • Winter Ale
  • 7.6%

A winter ale brewed with honey, cinnamon, and ginger.

4. Black Oak Instigator
  • 1188
  • American Stout
  • 8%

A dark, creamy stout with chocolate and coffee undertones with just the right amount of sweetness. A surprisingly easy drinking beer, but beware, with its 8+% ABV, it is not a session beer, Try one (or two) and see what it instigates for you!

5. High Desert Amber
  • 1188
  • Amber
  • 5.5%

An amber ale that is rich and malty and long on the palate, with just enough hop backing to make this beautiful amber colored beer notably well balanced.

6. Logan Valley
  • 1188
  • American Light Lager
  • 4.5%

Another favorite place for the owners to grab some down time is Logan Valley. This brew is beer in its simplest form. It’s a bright golden beer with effervescent aromatics of fresh malted barley and lager yeast. It has subtle and soft malt flavors that finish crisp and clean making it perfectly balanced for smooth and easy drinkability.

7. Winter in Jun-iper
  • 1188
  • Winter Ale
  • 5%

A bold Holiday Ale that won't ruin your fun, will take you back to the feeling of Christmas in the John Day Valley... What's that? you didn't grow up here? you don't know what Christmas in John Day tastes like?.... well, here's your chance to experience the sweet aroma of earthy chilled air of the high desert winters. sweet orange for that holiday feel and notes of juniper ginger and other spices created a wonderful holiday ale that feels like home.

8. Stingy Jack
  • 1188
  • Pumpkin Lager
  • 4.7%

9. Baked Apple
  • D's Wicked
  • Cider
  • 6.5%

Our go-to cider from Kennewick, WA. Off-dry with a hint of spice, Baked Apple hosts the flavors of Red Delicious and Honey Crisp apples, finishing with a perfect touch of cinnamon.

10. Pinot Gris
  • Coopers Hall
  • Coopers Hall

Notes of citrus blossom and wild honey make this a pretty expression of one of Oregon's most beloved grapes. With fruit sourced from Silver Falls Vineyard, a small grower in the Cascade Foothills near the Estate Vineyard, this wine shows a side of Pinot Gris with a bit of extra depth. Medium bodied, with a round mouthfeel and crisp finish. Notes of chamomile, honeysuckle, and beeswax on the nose. Notes o citrus and raw honey on the palate.

11. Strawberry Mojito
  • Ablis
  • Ablis -N/A CBD

Our Strawberry Mojito CBD beverage is the kind of drink that’ll conjure tropical beach vibes. And while we admit we tend to enjoy this one floating along the Deschutes River or feet-up in our backyards, we still get vacation vibes with every minty-sweet sip. Results are in: Ablis Strawberry Mojito is the perfect midweek pick-me-up. (Alcohol not included)

12. Light Cider-Apple
  • Seattle Cider Co.
  • Seattle Cider Company
  • 4.2%

Crisp, refreshing, and satisfying, Light Cider is the modern definition of drinkability. At 98 calories and 4.2% ABV, Light Cider packs an exhilarating apple flavor in every 12 oz can. Uncompromising on quality, unparalleled in taste, Light Cider was crafted from our favorite ingredient, fresh pressed Washington apples! All that flavor, from whole apples? Crazy, we know.

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Affenschlag
  • 1188
  • Weizenbock
  • 8.2%

This Weizenbock is a strong, malty, high alcohol version of a weissbier with complex yeast-driven aromas of banana, clove & vanilla. A bigger, bolder version of a bock.

Cans to Go

Berry Lime
  • 1188
  • Seltzer
  • 4.7%

Affenschlag
  • 1188
  • Weizenbock
  • 8.2%

A strong, malty, high alcohol version of a weissbier with the complex yeast driven aromas of banana, clove, and vanilla. A bigger, bolder version of bock.

Powerless Rangers
  • 1188
  • Porter
  • 5.8%

Strawberry Mojito
  • Ablis
  • Ablis -N/A CBD

Our Strawberry Mojito CBD beverage is the kind of drink that’ll conjure tropical beach vibes. And while we admit we tend to enjoy this one floating along the Deschutes River or feet-up in our backyards, we still get vacation vibes with every minty-sweet sip. Results are in: Ablis Strawberry Mojito is the perfect midweek pick-me-up. (Alcohol not included)

Axe Grinder
  • 1188
  • IPA
  • 6.8%

One of our newer IPAs this west coast ale is the perfect go to beverage whether you are chopping wood or relaxing with your feet up.

Howlin' for You
  • 1188
  • Blonde Ale
  • 4.8%

A light, refreshing blonde ale made with a subtle malt sweetness that is balanced by a touch of hops that produce a sweet and clean aroma with a touch of citrus and floral notes.

Trail Groomer
  • 1188
  • Winter Ale
  • 7.6%

A winter ale brewed with honey, cinnamon, and ginger.

Black Oak Instigator
  • 1188
  • American Stout
  • 8%

A dark, creamy stout with chocolate and coffee undertones with just the right amount of sweetness. A surprisingly easy drinking beer, but beware, with its 8+% ABV, it is not a session beer, Try one (or two) and see what it instigates for you!

High Desert Amber
  • 1188
  • Amber
  • 5.5%

An amber ale that is rich and malty and long on the palate, with just enough hop backing to make this beautiful amber colored beer notably well balanced.

Country Roads
  • 1188
  • American Wheat
  • 5%

You all know the words! Since The Gnome was born in West Virginia it only makes sense that this is one of his favorite tunes. This American Wheat Lager is every bit as refreshing as a drive down a country road to your favorite getaway spot on a summer day.

Winter in Jun-iper
  • 1188
  • Winter Ale
  • 5%

A bold Holiday Ale that won't ruin your fun, will take you back to the feeling of Christmas in the John Day Valley... What's that? you didn't grow up here? you don't know what Christmas in John Day tastes like?.... well, here's your chance to experience the sweet aroma of earthy chilled air of the high desert winters. sweet orange for that holiday feel and notes of juniper ginger and other spices created a wonderful holiday ale that feels like home.

Stingy Jack
  • 1188
  • Pumpkin Lager
  • 4.7%

D's Peach Cobbler
  • D's Wicked Cider
  • Cider
  • 6.9%

Washington- Apple Cider. Hard Cider with peach flavor crafted in the Pacific Northwest. This has a Tart Peach taste from start to finish that is utterly irresistible and superbly delicious.

BEERded Dog On Tap

Burn the Honeysuckle
  • 1188
  • Stout
  • 7.8%

What A Peach
  • 1188
  • Gose
  • 4.7%

A twist on the popular Gose Girl, we’ve added fresh picked, locally grown, peaches Kimbrely Orchards. This slightly sour, crisp peachy gose is perfectly balanced with soft mouthfeel and dry finish, with subtle tones of Himalayan Sea salt and fresh ground coriander, an absolute must for the hot early harvest season.

Kiawanda
  • Pelican Brewing
  • Cream Ale
  • 5.4%

Pacific Pale Ale
  • Buoy Beer Co
  • Pale Ale
  • 5%

Belgian White
  • Blue Moon
  • Wheat
  • 5.4%

Symphonic Chronic
  • Deschutes
  • West Coast IPA
  • 7.2%

Irish Death
  • Iron Horse
  • Stout
  • 7.8%

KGON
  • Backwoods
  • Golden Ale
  • 5%

Tex Hex Bruja's Brew
  • Spoetzl
  • IPA
  • 7%

Bruja’s Brew is an India Pale Ale brewed with cactus water and Amarillo hops — an ode to the brand’s Texas roots. This brew delivers a hops-forward aroma and flavor that’s a mix of bright, citrusy, resinous and tropical.

Scottish Life
  • Beer Valley
  • Scottish Ale
  • 7.5%

This Scottish Ale is a celebration of the malt forward beers that originate from the British isles. A whopping 10 different malts were used, some from Scotland, to create this complex and delicious malt bomb.

Little Hazy
  • Seirra Nevada
  • IPA
  • 67%

Suicide Squeeze
  • Fort George
  • IPA
  • 7.2%

Packed with Mosaic, Amarillo and Citra Hops and front-loaded with 2-row barley paired with deep cuts of specialty malt, this Northwest IPA is masterfully balanced.

Citrus Mistress
  • Hop Valley
  • IPA
  • 6.5%

Bodizapha
  • Georgetown
  • IPA
  • 6.9%

Black Flag
  • Beer Valley
  • Imperial Stout
  • 11%

Black Flag Imperial Stout is brewed with 8 different malts and 4 different old school hop varieties which gives the beer a smooth, rich, malty complexity with a citrus hop finish. The first beer brewed by Beer Valley back in 2006, this year round mainstay is a definite crowd pleaser.

Green Cross
  • Beer Valley
  • IPA
  • 6.8%

Brewed with strains of hops so fresh and new some don't even have a name yet. This beer is loaded with four newer hops including Mosaic, Equinox, #07270, and Meridian as well as the old standbys of Cascade and CTZ. Green Cross IPA is a modern style IPA loaded with citrus and tropical fruit flavors on top of a solid NW malt backbone.

Party Acres
  • Backwoods
  • IPA
  • 6.1%

A juicy IPA with notes of melon, peach and citrus. Lightly bitter and medium bodied.

Bubble Stash
  • Hop Valley
  • IPA
  • 6.2%

Our brewers reached into their secret stash of Mosaic Cryo Hops® to create a tropical dankness in this new age IPA. Take a hit of these bright sweet fruit notes in this easy drinkin bubbler.

Vortex
  • Fort George
  • IPA
  • 7.7%

Brewed with generous additions of Cascade, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops throughout the brewing, fermentation, and conditioning phases, and balanced with heaps of pale malt.

Vicious Mosquito
  • Sunriver Brewing
  • IPA
  • 7%

This IPA is subtle in its bitterness, lingering only slightly. Hop-heads who like hop bitterness to make their tongue curl may not be too excited about this one. But for a tasty, easy to drink IPA, Vicious Mosquito is hard to beat.

Lemon Ginger
  • Ablis
  • CBD Water

Perry
  • Ace Cider
  • Pear Cider
  • 5%

D's Wicked Cider
  • D's Wicked Cider
  • Pomegranate & Thyme