John’s Grocery

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Beers At John’s Grocery

NameABVEntered
Mikkeller Hallo Ich Bin Berliner Weisse Mango 3.7%11/12/2017
Isastegi Sagardo Naturala 6%11/9/2017
Bell's Arabicadabra Coffee Milk Stout5.5%11/7/2017
Deschutes Chasin' Freshies 2017 - Experimental Hop #4317.4%11/4/2017
Crooked Stave L'Brett d'Apricot6%10/30/2017
Argus Cidery Apple Bomb6.2%10/29/2017
Uinta Hop Nosh - Grapefruit 7.3%10/28/2017
Sixpoint Kold Schauer4.9%10/28/2017
Lagunitas Born Again Yesterday7%10/27/2017
Ommegang Game of Thrones #9 - Winter is Here8.3%10/27/2017
Confluence Mango Dodger11%10/26/2017
Crooked Stave Petite Sour (Peach)4.5%10/19/2017
Tallgrass Strawberry Shortcake6%10/3/2017
Crooked Stave Petite Sour (Rosé)4.5%10/2/2017
Boulevard / AZ Wilderness / Creature Comforts Collaboration No. 7 Oak-Aged Lager6%9/30/2017
Cidre Ruwet Apple4.5%9/30/2017
Boulder Beer Nothing Too Fancy5.1%9/30/2017
Cider Brothers William Tell Bone Dry Hard Apple Cider6%9/29/2017
Clown Shoes Vic Secret Space Cake9%9/29/2017
Uinta West Coast Style IPA6.3%9/29/2017
Tallgrass Blueberry Jam4.3%9/24/2017
Summit Unchained 25: Vienna-Style Lager5.1%9/10/2017
Samuel Adams Harvest Hefe5.4%9/5/2017
Funkwerks Pineapple Provincial4.2%9/5/2017
Confluence Foeder John's6.3%9/4/2017
Left Hand Study Abroad4.5%9/4/2017
Omnipollo Shploing!!7%9/4/2017
Menabrea 150° Anniversario Ambrata5%9/3/2017
Gänstaller Bräu Affumicator9.6%9/1/2017
Blackberry Farm Native Series - Roasted Cherry Stout6.3%9/1/2017
Odell Rupture6%8/31/2017
Founders DKML14.2%8/15/2017
Odell Sunny Rain6%8/15/2017
Drew Curtis / Wil Wheaton / Greg Koch Stone Farking Wheaton w00tstout13%8/14/2017
Ommegang / Liefmans Brunetta5%8/13/2017
Two Brothers Pahoehoe Golden Ale5%8/13/2017
Urban Family Of Both Worlds6.4%8/11/2017
Redd's Peach Ale5%8/10/2017
Boulevard Berliner Weisse4.5%8/10/2017
Alaskan Hopothermia Double IPA8.5%8/9/2017
Boulevard Tough Kitty Milk Stout5.5%8/9/2017
Toppling Goliath King Sue8.5%8/8/2017
Einbecker Brauherren Alkoholfrei 0.3%8/8/2017
To Øl Gose North4%8/8/2017
Prairie Apricot Funk6.3%8/1/2017
Exile The Mango Bohemian5.5%7/27/2017
Gänstaller Bräu Franz Xaver Smoked Märzen (FXG)5.6%7/25/2017
Stillwater Shoegaze6%7/24/2017
Keg Creek Apricot Wheat 5%7/24/2017
Against the Grain Pile of Face6%7/22/2017
Toppling Goliath Sosus8%7/21/2017
Toppling Goliath Fire, Skulls, & Money0%7/21/2017
John's Grocery Sour Ale0%7/20/2017
CIB DethHanger Quadruple Brown Ale9%7/14/2017
Dunkertons Dry Organic Cider (Sparkling) (Bottle) 6.8%7/11/2017
Bent River Milltown Wheat5.5%7/9/2017
Alaskan Icy Bay IPA6.2%7/8/2017
To Øl Mr. Pink4.5%7/4/2017
Schloss Eggenberg Samichlaus Schwarzes14%7/4/2017
Golden Road 329 Lager4.8%7/3/2017
Schlafly Coconut Creme Ale5.5%7/2/2017
Sierra Nevada Ovila White Ale5.3%7/1/2017
Dunkertons Organic Perry (Sparkling) (Bottle)7.5%7/1/2017
Alaskan Cran Spruce Ale (Rough Draft) 5.2%6/30/2017
Ommegang / Liefmans Pale Sour6.9%6/29/2017
Firetrucker / CIB Wildfire7.1%6/29/2017
CIB Watermelon Tart6%6/29/2017
Deschutes American Wheat5%6/27/2017
Lagunitas LAG Lagunator Lager7.9%6/26/2017
Goose Island Halia 7.5%6/25/2017
Dunkertons Black Fox Organic Cider (Bottle)7%6/25/2017
Evil Twin Sanguinem Aurantiaco3.25%6/24/2017
Toppling Goliath XHops Series - Teal0%6/23/2017
Heineken Premium Light3.3%6/18/2017
Dieu du Ciel Chemin de Croix6.3%6/16/2017
Firestone Walker Agrestic 6.6%6/13/2017
Mikkeller San Diego Beer Geek Brunch10.9%6/13/2017
Summit Wit Bier4.8%6/13/2017
Urban Family Hexaploid4.2%6/9/2017
Stone / Maine Dayslayer7.5%6/8/2017
Backpocket Pucker Up Right Meow0%6/5/2017
Funkwerks Solenna6.3%6/1/2017
Tallgrass Key Lime Pie4.2%5/31/2017
Sierra Nevada / Fullers Beer Camp Atlantic-Style Vintage Ale8.5%5/31/2017
Sierra Nevada / The Bruery Beer Camp Raspberry Sundae Ale8%5/31/2017
Sierra Nevada / Garage Project Beer Camp Campout Porter7.7%5/30/2017
Sierra Nevada / Saint Arnold Beer Camp Dry-Hopped Berliner-Style Weisse4.2%5/30/2017
Sierra Nevada / Surly Beer Camp Ginger Lager6.2%5/29/2017
Hof Ten Dormaal Sloe6%5/29/2017
Firestone Walker Lil Opal5.9%5/28/2017
Clown Shoes Baked Goods5.5%5/28/2017
Prairie Funky Gold Citra7.5%5/28/2017
Prairie Prairie Gold7%5/28/2017
Goose Island Fulton & Wood My Shout Sparkling Ale5%5/27/2017
Sierra Nevada / Boneyard Beer Camp West Coast-Style DIPA8.3%5/27/2017
Firetrucker Uptown IPA5.8%5/26/2017
Marz Ruby's Tears5.1%5/24/2017
New Belgium French Oak Saison7.5%5/18/2017
Funkwerks Apricot Provincial4.2%5/16/2017
Against the Grain / Hoof Hearted Clearly Everybody Wants Some6%5/14/2017


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  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 20/20
ljstephenson  (5) Enterprise, Alabama | December 23, 2011
Best selection and customer service ever experienced. Employees go out of their way to help you out in every way. Absolute experts on beer. Sent girlfriend in there with beer list and they took care of the rest. Awesome awesome place.
100
  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 10/10
  • OVERALL 20/20
rondphoto  (213) Lakeside Park, Kentucky | June 19, 2014
Exceptiomal beer place. Doug and everyone went out of their way to see that I was happy. Definitely a lot of selections, many of which aren’t available in NKy. All were purchased as singles. What a place. Worth searching out.
98
  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD 6/10
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 19/20
rshortley  (1) Iowa City, Iowa | August 1, 2005
I’ve been buying most of my Iowa City beer at Dirty John’s since I was in college at the U of Iowa. It’s a family operation now in its third generation--at least that I’ve seen at the counter. Although the beer room can get a bit crowded on a busy afternoon or evening, it’s the place to go for the best beer selection I’ve seen in Iowa. The service is tremendous, and the advice is pretty good, too. And, you can pick up steaks for the grill on your way out.
98
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 10/10
  • OVERALL 20/20
bagalagalaga  (6) Indiana | January 1, 2013
Walk past the Doritos and Ramen noodles, and head straight to the back for probably the best selection of singles I’ve ever seen. You could spend an hour browsing in here and the only problem is making up your mind how many beers to get. Large walk-in for a huge variety of cold six packs (not just cases of domestics). I’ve found and tried out many highly rated beers from this site at John’s. Would love to live within walking distance of here!
96
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD 8/10
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 20/20
MunkyStephens  (5) | July 6, 2005
Dirty John’s has by far the best selection of beer in the area and the college-town / mom-and-pop grocer feel only improves the ambiance. The staff is very helpful and includes not only a selection of beer experts, but also a few dedicated souls to helping customers in search of a good bottle of wine.
96
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 14/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 20/20
BVery  (697) Plymouth, Minnesota | April 20, 2013
Stopped in on 4.19.2013. One of the very best beer stores I’ve been to. Crazy selection - tons of singles. Solid pricing and outstanding service. Not to mention a totally cool throw-back vibe. I’ll be back every time I’m in the area.
96
  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 8/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
Homer321  (54) Melboring, Florida | June 14, 2013
Let me say that I have never been to Johns, or Iowa, but have ordered online. Great service, quick shipping. I will be a repeat customer!
94
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
DiarmaidBHK  (948) Lewisburg, Pennsylvania | July 27, 2013
I don’t know if this is the biggest selection of beer in the states but it’s certainly one of the most thoughtful and carefully curated. This place has been open in their current location since the 1940’s. Thankfully there’s parking behind the store. I saw their video on YouTube and was expecting a bigger place although it looks just the same. Given the small size of the space and the amount of stuff crammed in there, johns has the feel of a market in Manhattan. 800’s probably a conservative estimate. I’d guess closer to 1000. They have a fantastic selection of Belgian and Scandanavian craft and very solid English, German, and American craft sections. They also have a separate room that has a pretty massive wall of beer glasses. The service was friendly and very helpful and the prices were far less than I’m used to. I think you’ll find few bottle shops more complete than this one.
94
  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 14/15
  • FOOD 6/10
  • VALUE 6/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
civforprez  (10) Galesburg, Illinois | December 8, 2010
John’s is a great beer store, as well as being a great place to buy wine. They know their stuff, have a ridiculous selection and knowledge of Belgians and can match you to something you’ll like. A must stop for any beer enthusiast coming through Iowa.
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  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 20/20
ajnepple  (179) Denver, Colorado | March 29, 2014
The best beer store I have ever been to, incredible selection. I came here on a Wednesday morning and probably spent half an hour looking around. A ton of singles and imports. Prices are fair. Sometimes I wish I still lived down the street. A must stop.

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