Liquid State Brewing Company is a craft brewery and beer hall in Ithaca's West End District.
We are focused on creating high quality, small batch beers with our 20 hectoliter brewhouse. Our on-site beer hall offers our fresh ales and lagers as well as local wines, ciders and foods from around our great state and beyond. Coupled with local food trucks, as well as the opportunity to order-in from surrounding restaurants, we will bring our customers the best our community has to offer. Prost!
Updated: August 16, 2019
All Beers On Tap are served in 16 oz pints, 13 oz goblets
or 5 oz tasters.
Or take home 64 oz Growlers or 32 oz Cans to go!!!
Stache Black Lager
Light-bodied and high in drinkability,
a full-flavored lager with notes of chocolate. ABV 5.5%
Hi-Hat Czech-Style Pilsner
A crisp dry-hopped pilsner with a rush of Saaz hops. ABV 5.5%.
A bright IPA with a surge of strong tropical fruit notes. ABV 7.6%
Local Vibe Pale Ale
Our rotational New York State pale ale. Local whole cone hops
(from our own TBurg hop farm) and local malts create this citrusy pale ale.
La Trapeze Belgian-Style Dubbel
A dark red-brown beer with a rich, complex taste of caramel
and plum and a dense head of foam. ABV 9%
Surf Guitar Sour Gose
A traditional Leipziger-style beer brewed with mineral sea salt
and coriander. tart and refreshing with a strong lemon zing.
Yard Lion Hefeweizen
A pale, straw colored beer; light, effervescent, and refreshing.
Perfect summer beer! ABV 5.3%
Liquid Crush New England IPA
A hazy, juicy IPA filled with flavors and aromas of
stone fruit, citrus and lush tropical fruits. ABV 7.0%
Stray Dog Porter
A deep black and full-bodied Robust Porter
with layered toffee sweetness, rich chocolate, and
roasted coffee notes. ABV 6.7%
Running With Scissors DIPA
Breaking the rules with this New England-style double IPA!
Pours a hazy orange with a sweet tropical and citrus aroma.
Four different hops serving up flavors of melon, orange,
tangerine and pineapple. ABV 8.3%
A traditional celebration of springtime,
this gently hopped pale lager has a pleasant character of
lightly toasted bread and fresh honeysuckle. ABV 7.0%
Lively Up Brut IPA
Super sparkling with sweet orange, grapefruit,
Lemon and mixed tropical notes and capped with
an extra-dry champagne-like finish. ABV 6.3%
Day Pack Saison
We brew this straw-colored belgian-style saison
with malted barley and unmalted wheat. French strisselspalt
and US crystal Hops deliver subtle spicy and herbal notes
while our saison yeast contributes black pepper and
Fruity aromas. this complex and refreshing beer pours
with a dense head of foam. ABV 6.1%
Hula Hoops & Bubbles
New release: This fruited sour is bursting with lime and
luscious watermelon, with a tangy kiss of rose hips. ABV 4.6%
Lil’ Crush NEIPA
New release: Flirting with New England Style IPAs?
Juicy, fruity, hazy, smooth, and satisfying.
Say hello to your new summer Crush. ABV 5.7%
New release: Our latest New England IPA
from our collaboration with Upstate Brewing in Elmira!
Also available in 16oz cans.
Today's Cask-Conditioned Beer
Current: Out of Cask beer!
Coming soon: ??
Past: Sonic! IPA with blood orange
Additional Drinks/Guest Taps
RedByrd Workman Cider (NY)
South Hill old-time Semi-Dry Cider (NY)
Lakewood bubbly candeo (NY)
Osmote Rosé (NY)
HAHN PINOT NOIR (CA)
THE CRUSHER PETITE SIRAH (CA)
non-Alcohol Drinks on Tap
Bootleg bucha: Cranberry grape
Seltzer with grape JUICE
VIRGIL'S ROOT BEER (BOTTLE)
Want to have an event at Liquid State?
Thank you for being interested in having your event at Liquid State Brewing Company. We have hosted many types of events including holiday parties, work gatherings, presentations, birthday parties, craft fairs, and others. Below is a form to fill out to give us more information about your event. Once we receive this information we can respond to you with either additional questions or confirmation that we can accommodate your event. Please also read the bulleted list below which provides additional information and rules to understand when considering an event at Liquid State.
All Drinks must be purchased at the Beer Hall. No drinks (alcohol or non-alcoholic) may be brought in from the outside.
We have some light food fare such as pickles, soft pretzels, tamales, and cheese plates, but are not set up to feed larger groups. If your event will include food you may bring it in from a nearby restaurant, or look at our food truck schedule and buy from one of our visiting food trucks.
We do not close the Beer Hall for events.
We are not able to reserve tables for events in the Beer Hall. This means you cannot come ahead of your event and save multiple tables without having people already here to use them.
If you have a larger group, please be courteous of the other customers and do not take up more table space than needed.
We do have a private space in the production area that opens up to the Beer Hall that can be rented for a fee.
Thank you for inquiring with Liquid State for your donation request. We are a locally owned Brewery and Beer Hall in Ithaca, NY, who just opened our doors in November 2018. We are committed to serving our local community and are particularly focused on causes that benefit the underserved, children, education, nature, and animals/wildlife. We also like to support efforts that improve the quality of life in our community, including the arts, music, parks, natural spaces, and environmental causes.
When we created this space one of our most important goals was to create a safe and comfortable place for everyone. To that end, we (as Liquid State) decided early on to remain neutral in our associations with regard to politics and other controversial or discordant issues. If you believe your organization meets our criteria, please fill out the Donation Request Form below. We receive many requests per week, so will consider your requests as soon as possible.
The Liquid State Team