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crosstown born & brewed

 

Crosstown Brewing Company is a reflection of the neighborhood. It’s scrappy, quirky and driven by a passion to build something amazing. It’s a true original with a wide variety of influences, tastes and personalities.  A mix of the best of the past updated to be relevant today.

We are proud to be a part of this neighborhood and this city, and that pride is reflected in our beer, our company and our people. This may have started with two guys and a big dream, but now it’s a part of something bigger: the spirit of revival and creativity. Cheers to the movement.

 
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TRAFFIC IPA

Traffic is an American IPA in the west coast tradition. Brewed with Simcoe, Ella, and Citra hops, this beer has flavors of grapefruit, mango, passion fruit and pineapple. Traffic is firmly bittered for excellent drinkability. Finishes crisp and dry on the palate.

6.2% ABV. 55 IBU.

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Siren Blonde Ale

Siren is an approachable blonde ale and is extremely drinkable. We hop this beer with ample quantities of Hallertauer Mittelfruh. Look for the mild, yet spicy contributions with floral and citrus notes. The bitterness is low, just enough to balance the beer.  Siren is truly a beer that can go anywhere.

5.2% ABV. 28 IBU.

 

 

Tator

Tator is a big, bold Dopplebock. It’s beautiful, mahogany coloring indicates flavors of dark, crusty bread, caramel, toffee, and dark fruits such as figs, raisins, and plums. The smooth lager character makes this huge beer easily drinkable. Watch out for this one and listen for the Tator’s roar!

9.5% ABV.  28 IBU.


*ALT SCHOOL

This Dusseldorf Style Altbier is decidedly malt forward with rich notes of crusty bread, caramel, and toffee.  The beer’s bitterness is assertive and balances the rich malt profile, leaving the finish clean and crisp.  

5.0% ABV. 50 IBU.


*STICKSHIFT

Stickshift is inspired by the Sticke Biers of Germany but brewed to Dopplebock strength. It is a big, malty beer with notes of toffee and graham cracker. Finishes clean and smooth. 

8% ABV.  42 IBU.


MALFUNCTION JUNCTION 

This is a big, bitter IIPA. It is a full frontal assault of hops with flavors of citrus, pine, resin, grapefruit and other tropical fruits. At 8% ABV, this is a surprisingly crisp and drinkable beer. Watch out! 

8% ABV. 90 IBU.


*MARGARITA GOSE

This is a light, refreshing, slightly tart ale brewed with fresh lemons, limes, and salt.  This beer is reminiscent of a Margarita and is perfect for those hot southern days and nights.

4.8% ABV. 12 IBU.


 
 

*Not currently on tap

 
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THE TAPROOM

Crosstown Brewing Company has built a brand-new facility adjacent to the Crosstown Concourse. Our brewery offers a spectacular view of the Concourse building from a unique perspective. The Concourse has been described as roughly the size of the Chrysler building in New York, but laid on its side. Our taproom sits at the “top” of the building with a tremendous view of the “canyon” created by the building and the parking lot to the south along Concourse Avenue.

Our building was designed to maximize the efficiency of our production space and to create a taproom environment where our guests can relax and enjoy themselves. Our taproom will be one of the largest in the region and will feature lounge seating and easy access to our outdoor footprint.

We are excited and energized to introduce our beers to you, and look forward to collaborating with our Crosstown neighbors along the way. Neighbors like Church Health, Crosstown Arts, St. Jude, City Leadership and many more are all doing great work to make Memphis a better place to live and work. We're in good company. 


Taproom Hours

Monday - Tuesday 4-8 PM

Wednesday – Thursday 4-10 PM  
Friday - Saturday 12-10 PM
Sunday 12-8 PM

 

Want to learn more about taproom events or renting our space?

 
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What's on Tap

Siren
Blonde Ale
5.2% ABV.  28 IBU.

Traffic IPA
American IPA
6.2 % ABV.  55 IBU.

Ocansey
Memphis Pale Ale
5.5% ABV. 35 IBU

Russian
Imperial Stout
9.5% ABV. 42 IBU

Boll Weevil
Saison
6.6% ABV. 32 IBU

Crosstown Brown
Brown Ale
4.2% ABV. 42 IBU

Malfunction Junction
IIPA
8.0% ABV. 90 IBU.

Boysen da Hood
Smoothie Sour
4.5% ABV. 12 IBU.

Tator

Dopplebock

9.5% ABV. 22 IBU

Home With The Amarillo

Hoppy Saison w Amarillo Hops

6.1% ABV 24 IBU

Paddy O’Concourse

Dry Stout on Nitro Tap

5.5% ABV 33 IBU

FOOD DELIVERY

 

Our Crosstown neighbors offer free delivery to the brewery. Check out their menus online.

Midtown Crossing Bar & Grill

Next Door American Eatery

Events This WEEK

Week of march 25-31

Hours: Monday & Tuesday 4 - 8 pm

 
 
 

Wednesday

FOOD:
See food delivery list

EVENTS:
Harry Potter Trivia 7-9pm, free to play & winners get CBC $$

Thursday

FOOD:
See food delivery list

EVENTS: MFW Emerging Designer Reveal Party 5:30-7:30pm, free and open to the public

Crosstown Concourse Pint Night $3 full pours for any resident, vendor, student or employee.

Friday

FOOD: Flying Sobies Hen House Food Truck
5-9 PM

EVENTS:
Crosstown Comedy, This show will feature a mix of local and out of town acts, and is totally free! 8:00-9:30pm

Saturday

FOOD: Merge Memphis Food Truck -non-profit- 12-8pm

EVENTS: A New Century of Beer, Memphis Bicentennial Party! 1-8pm
Shangri-La Saturday feat. Logan Hanna Trio LIVE! 4-7pm

SUNDAY

FOOD:
Crawfish Boil 1-4pm

EVENTS: The Late Greats LIVE! 1-4pm

 

MEET THE GUYS

For us, experiencing craft beer is a journey, and every journey has a story worth sharing. As Memphis continues to develop a strong beer culture, we plan to play a big role in this ever-expanding narrative. Self-proclaimed beer nerds, we look forward to sharing our passion for the craft, and educating anyone interested in learning more about the industry and its evolution and where its headed, locally and beyond.  From the "I'm not sure I like beer" drinker to the "I only drink Double IPA" drinker, we're all about a good beer conversation and hope you'll stop by to start one with us. Because, as we like to say, "good neighbors share." 


 

 
Will Goodwin & Clark Ortkiese / CROSSTOWN BREwing co., OWNERS & craftsmen

Will Goodwin & Clark Ortkiese / CROSSTOWN BREwing co., OWNERS & craftsmen

 

GET IN TOUCH

Location

1264 Concourse Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104

Taproom Hours

Wednesday – Thursday 4-10 PM  
Friday- Saturday 12-10 PM
Sunday 12-8 PM

Contact

info@crosstownbeer.com

901–529–7611