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
Copious amounts of Citra, Amarillo, El Dorado, Ahtanum, Azacca, Centennial and Cascade hops are backed by a mild toasted malt character. Dry hopped twice with even more of this great hop blend. Your hop head may explode!
IBU 90 | ABV 8.1% | O.G. 16.3º Plato
Georgia Air Lift
A Berliner Weisse made with Georgia peaches and aged on Chardonnay soaked oak, this delicately complex and tart German-style wheat beer is the ultimate in refreshment. It’s like German lemonade, southern style!
IBU 5 | ABV 4% | O.G. 11º Plato
This Rye Double IPA is a honey-amber brew bursting with bright tangerine and citrus notes from the JArrylo hop, a new varietal out of the Yakima Valley region. The juicy hop notes are perfectly complimented by a complex and spicy finish.
IBU 112 | ABV 9.2% | O.G. 19.6º Plato
Hitze Keller Pilsner
Hitze (German for Heat Wave) is a non-traditional, unfiltered German style lager with a medium light body and a crisp hoppy finish featuring German Tettnanger, Mandarina and Huell Melon hops.
IBU 50 | ABV 5.7% | O.G. 12.3º Plato
“Don’t be afraid of the Dark!” Smooth rich body and complex chocolate-like malt character will change your attitude about dark beer.
IBU 40 | ABV 6% | O.G. 14.5˚ Plato
The Dark Side
An India Black Ale, this well hopped dark ale features a fruity and earthy blend of Australian Galaxy and the new Neo-Mexicanus American hop, Medusa, balanced with notes of toffee and chocolate and made even more complex with a subtle smoked flavor from house made pecan wood smoked malt. Feel the power of The Dark Side!
IBU 70 | ABV 8% | O.G. 18˚ 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 through Atlanta Beverage, which supplies the Metro-Atlanta area with a select variety of handcrafted local brands.