Max Lager’s Beer
“Incredible” . . . “Awesome” . . . “My favorite”
“Can I buy this in a store?”
“Are you interested in opening in Sydney?”
“When is your IMOS (Imperial Mocha Oatmeal Stout) coming back?”
These are some of the sounds at Max Lager’s bar and restaurant in downtown Atlanta. Each day Max hosts guests from around the world, whether it’s international flight crews, British tourists, Swiss Nascar fans, or Atlanta regulars, the handcrafted beers of Brew Master John Roberts never disappoint.
One guest summed it up when asked which Max beer was her favorite – “Each beer was my favorite when I was drinking it.”
Now on Tap
Gimme Chocolate Bock *
Brewed with cocoa nibs from Ghana, Gimme Chocolate Bock has a luscious blend of toasted malt and dark chocolate flavors.
IBU 20 | ABV 8.2% | O.G. 20˚ Plato
Intensely hoppy India Pale Ale with a toasted malt backbone to back up a citrusy/spicy finish from aggressive hopping with a blend of hops from the Pacific Northwest.
IBU 70 | ABV 8.1% | O.G. 16.5º Plato
What The…!? Helles
This is a classic Helles style beer with a deep golden color, low hop bitterness and subtle malt sweetness. A perfectly refreshing beer for when the temperature starts to rise and the days get longer…Here’s to Summer!
IBU 18 | ABV 5% | O.G. 13° Plato
A vibrantly red Vienna-Style lager, Max Red is a mild blend of a rich toasted malt character and subtle but spicy hop finish.
IBU 22 | ABV 5% | O.G. 13º Plato
Wry King Max – Imperial Rye Pilsner
This pumped-up version of a traditional Euro-Pils features a pale straw color and spicy finish from a blending of rye malt and Czech Saaz hops. Don’t let the medium-light body fool you, Max is a strong King!
IBU 90 | ABV 10.3% | O.G. 20.2º Plato
Frost Giant D-IPA
A double IPA heavily hopped with American varietals Azacca and Centennial, as well as Kohatu hops from New Zealand. Weighing in at 10% ABV, it’s sure to fend off that winter frost!
IBU 92 | ABV 10% | O.G. 22.4° Plato
Max Tap Root Beer
Brewed in house, the old-fashioned way.
Max Lager’s offers an outstanding range of beers. Award-winning master brewer, John Roberts, creates these flavorful and exclusive Max Lager’s recipes, and attends to the handcrafted brewing process with painstaking detail. We also offer Max Tap Root Beer, carefully brewed by JR, as well as seasonal sodas including ginger beer, cream soda, orange and grape.
Handcrafted Bottled Beers
In addition to our handcrafted in-house brews, we offer a selection of bottled microbrews from around the world.
A listing of our beers – which changes frequently! – can be viewed by clicking BOTTLED BEER.
* Drink Beer Do Good
Fifty Cents from every pint of Max Lager’s designated ’Drink Beer Do Good” beer sold will be contributed to aid Atlanta’s homeless through donations to the Gateway Center for the Homeless, the Atlanta Union Mission, and other helping organizations.
From our Door to Your Store
Can’t make it in? You don’t have to miss out! Max Lager’s beer is now available at Georgia Craft Distributing, which supplies the Metro-Atlanta area with a select variety of handcrafted local brands. Check out their page to see where you can pick up a growler of Hopsplosion, Max Red or/(and!) a number of our choice brews to-go HERE.