Scroll through our beers below for a full description and pricing. Cheers!
Head Stock - India Pale Ale
Available at the LCBO
About: We are the first to admit it- we love hops. We especially adore the science of hops, which we utilize to full effect when brewing our award-winning Head Stock IPA. The flowering hop-cone provides us with the vital acids, essential oils and resins that permeate throughout this beer, resulting in a delicious wallop of tropical fruit, citrus and pine flavours and aromas. We think you’ll agree that hop science is one tasty passion!
Pissed Off Pete's Pumpkin Porter
355ml bottles only
Fall availability at the Brewery Retail Store
About: Our amazing co-founder Peter Romano, loves his pumpkin beer. Peter is also known to get rather excited from time to time. So in his honour, we created 'Pissed Off Pete's' Pumpkin Porter! We fused together the deep chocolate and roast flavours from a robust porter with traditional pumpkin and spices found in your mothers best pumpkin pie. The result: we promise you won't be pissed-off! Even though Pete still might be...
Naughty Neighbour - American Pale Ale
About: Sometimes our neighbours are too enticing to resist! In this case, our award-winning American Pale Ale pays homage to our naughty neighbours to the south. For hop lovers, the huge citrus and pine aroma greets the nose and continues on the palate, leaving a remarkably easy drinking beer with a crisp, dry finish. We pack all this great flavour into a drinkable 4.9%ABV brew, making it perfectly refreshing all year round!
Old Kentucky Bastard
Winter availability at the LCBO and the Brewery Retail Store
About: We kicked it up a notch with our Bolshevik Bastard Imperial Stout,aging it in Kentucky Bourbon barrels. The rich chocolate, coffee and dark fruit flavours from our Imperial Stout are married together with the vanilla, oak and warming alcohol from bourbon barrels. Together as one,the result is an incredible blend of aroma and taste. Drink it today, or cellar it to enjoy later as it matures. Cheers!
Ingredients: water, malt: roasted barley, dark chocolate, carafra, chocolate wheat, amber, pale ale, demerara sugar, hops: German magnum, Nugget, English fuggle, yeast: dry english
Available at the LCBO and the Brewery Retail Store
About: A robust and full-bodied porter with a delicate touch of maple syrup, this is a truly Canadian beer. Premium roasted and pale malts create a rich body, with dark Canadian maple syrup integrated beautifully during the brewing process. Our Maple Porter is a unique Canadian interpretation of a timeless classic, perfect for the spring thaw!
Cuvée Reserve Ale
Winter availability at the LCBO and the Brewery Retail Store
About: Nickel Brook Cuvée is a rich auburn reserve ale, brewed with premium European and North American malts, Caribbean Demerara and a special mix of fruits, herbs and spices. This beer is then blended with ale aged in bourbon barrels that results in a complex and unique final product. Enjoy it today, or lay it down in your cellar and savor the changes in character as it matures. Cheers!
Ingredients: malted barley, malted wheat,yeast, demerara sugar, hops, dried figs,orange peel, raisins, cinnamon, all spice,black pepper, cardamom, vanilla beans
Continental Drift BPA
Summer availability at the Brewery Retail Store only
About: Continental Drift is the movement of the world's continents relative to each other. In honour of this phenomenon, we bring together Europe and North America with our 'Continental Drift' Belgian Pale Ale. We utilize the spicy fruitiness of Belgian yeast and enhance this with the tropical, dank resins of American Amarillo and Columbus hops. The result is a remarkably refreshing and flavourful combining of forces that will move your world. Tectonically Awesome!
Green Apple - Pilsner
Seasonal availability at the Brewery and LCBO
About: Just when you thought beer couldn’t get any more refreshing, this beauty comes along. Natural green apple juice is added to our traditional Pilsner recipe, resulting in a refreshingly smooth beer with a crisp, clean finish. This beer compliments well with poultry, pork and seafood, and is perfect for those hot summer days on the patio. A great alternative for cider drinkers or those looking for something new, you’re going to love biting into this beer!
Year round availability at the LCBO and the Brewery Retail Store
About: Whether you’re gluten-intolerant or just looking for something different, we made this beer alternative especially for you! Our Gluten Free Pale Ale has the flavour any beer lover will enjoy, with none of the wheat protein. Our Brewmaster has devised a special blend of Sorghum, Demerara Sugar, Pear Juice and classic Pale Ale hops to emulate the flavours of your favourite beers. Discover the satisfying and refreshing flavours of our Gluten Free today!
Lux - Lager
About: Just like Edison, we’re constantly innovating and pushing the boundaries. Sometimes, though, you need a beer that just works. Taking inspiration from classic German techniques, our Craft Lager strips away everything but the key components, leaving a crisp thirst quencher that’s sure to inspire plenty more great ideas. This is Lux.
Wet Hop Pale Ale
Recommended Serving Glass: Tumbler/Nonic Pint
Fall availability at the LCBO and the Brewery Retail Store
About: We’re celebrating the very best of local harvest season with our ‘Ontario Pale Ale’ made with 100% Ontario grown ingredients! This ‘Wet Hopped’ pale ale is made solely with Ontario’s only native hop variety, freshly picked Bertwell® hops. The malt is also entirely Ontario grown, primarily using Ontario Select® malt from Canada Malting. Please drink as fresh as possible to enjoy maximum hop aroma and flavour! Do not age! Yours to discover!
Winter availability at the LCBO and Brewery Retail Store
About: Nickel Brook took some of the best Pinot Noir barrels from the Niagara wine region and tossed their Bolshevik Bastard Imperial Stout in it? I mean, what have they done to the soft oak and subtle, earthy fruit notes from the barrel? Their Imperial Stout has WAY too much chocolate, coffee and dark fruit flavours for the delicate notes imparted by the barrel-aging process. I don't know what they think they're doing. So what if it's delicious? Drink it today, or cellar it to enjoy later as it matures. A votre santé!
Bolshevik Bastard - Imperial Stout
Available at the Brewery and LCBO
About: This Russian Imperial Stout is made especially for those who aren't afraid of big and bold flavours! Brewed to warm your heart in the dark of winter, we blend Roasted, Chocolate and Crystal malts to evoke rich flavours of cocoa, toffee and dark fruit. This sweetness is then counterbalanced with aggressive hopping, giving rise to this remarkably smooth drinking Russian Imperial Stout. Nazdrovje!
Equilibrium - Extra Special Bitter
Available at Brewery
About: Balance is finding the point between two opposing forces for a more desirable outcome: Equilibrium. We crafted our Nickel Brook Equilibrium ESB with balance as the primary objective. Equilibrium has a great malt character and full body that you expect in an ESB. We balance it with a generous dosage of hops that gives Equilibrium a distinct fruity flavour and appropriate level of bitterness. We advise you to find your Equilibrium today!
Cause & Effect - Blonde
About: A relationship between a set of factors is the Cause. The resulting causal nexus of these factors leads to a phenomenon, which is the Effect. In the case of our Nickel Brook 'Cause & Effect' Blonde it's the dynamic combination of malts, balanced with bright hoppiness, which create a remarkably flavourful, yet easy drinking Blonde ale. Discover the phenomenon today!
Immodest Imperial India Pale Ale
ABV: See Brewery
IBUs: See Brewery
About: To be immodest one has to lack humility and decency. With our ‘Immodest’ Imperial IPA, we achieved just that! Obscene use of Citra and Simcoe hops will attack your senses with bright citrus fruit, balanced with earthy pine notes. The indecency doesn’t stop there, as it packs a wallop at 9% but you won’t notice because it drinks so remarkable smooth. Don’t worry, you’re modesty isn’t needed here!
Malevolent Imperial India Pale Ale
ABV: See Brewery
IBUs: See Brewery
About: We don’t actually wish you harm but our Malevolent Imperial Black IPA will assault your taste buds with wreck-less abandon! Evil might be represented in its black colour. Alcohol is definitely there. But Simcoe, Columbus and Amarillo hops have been used to a disturbing amount to give the flavour and aroma in this behemoth Imperial Black IPA. You have been warned!
Über Berliner Style Weisse
About: Nickel Brook Berliner Weisse is our version of the refreshing, crisp, light and sour style of wheat beer found traditionally in Berlin, Germany. The distinct sour flavour is a result of a natural by-product of lactobacillus which occurs during a sour mash process. We then ferment with traditional German Weizen yeast, resulting in this truly exceptional drinking experience. Enjoy!
Raspberry Über Style Weisse
Summer seasonal available at the Brewery and LCBO
About: Our brewers decided to have some fun and the took one of our most scientific creations and made it even more amazing! Nickel Brook Raspberry Uber Berliner Weisse uses our refreshing sour style of wheat beer which has then been aged on local Ontario raspberries. The result is a massive raspberry flavour explosion that still maintains the incredibly unique qualities of our Uber Berliner Weisse. You're going to love this! It's a scientific fact.
Le Paysan Saison
Summer availability at the LCBO and the Brewery Retail Store
About: We bring you a taste of Belgium with Le Paysan Saison. this style originated from the farms of Belgium where it served to refresh workers as they toiled in the fields over the hot summer months.
We fermented our Saison warm which gives rise to many distinct fruity aromas. The initial malt flavour gives way to a crisp, fry finish with a lingering spiciness. The result is a remarkably smooth, refreshing ber that anyone can enjoy in the hot summer months!
Our purpose and objective at Nickel Brook is to be acknowledged as a market leader in the quality of product and service we offer to our customers and the community.
We proudly use only the finest, natural ingredients from all over the world and brew them into small batches to the highest standard of quality.
We firmly believe that our practice of craft brewing and dedication to quality through customer service is what separates us from our competitors. We hope you agree!
John & Pete Romano