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Zug ZwangVanilla Porter

Available from November 2nd Until November 30th

All the roasted and chocolate flavor that you'd expect from a classic Porter, with the addition of real vanilla bean for unparalleled complexity and a rich, smooth, caramel flavor.

Style: Vanilla Porter
Color: Dark Brown
Body: Full
Alcohol: 5.7%
IBU: 23.6

Zug Zwang
Noun • German
A term often times used when playing chess. Having the compulsion to move, while being in the best state possible.


A tower of thick cut onion rings, hand dipped in our Zug Zwang Porter batter, fried crispy golden brown. Served with our creamy chipotle buttermilk ranch. $7.95

Hand-breaded turkey tenders, deep fried and topped with our porter gravy and crispy onions strings, stacked on two honey buttered biscuits with a garlic mashed potato spread. Served with your choice of side. $10.95

Great food takes time. These tender short ribs are braised low and slow with aromatic vegetables in our rich and smooth Zug Zwang Porter for 9 hours until they are fork tender. Served with creamy Gorgonzola mashed potatoes and roasted balsamic Brussels sprouts. $20.95

Roasted white meat turkey topped with freshly made gravy. Served with sage stuffing, garlic redskin mashed potatoes, sautéed petite green beans and cranberry chutney. $13.95

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Granite City Brewery will be donating 10% of the profits received from items sold on our Chef’s Giving menu to Feeding America® food banks, providing hunger-relief programs in our local community.

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