Taproom Menu

Beers on Tap

Mundo Especial

Mexican-Style Lager | 4.5%

Mundo Especial is a crisp and refreshing light Mexican-style lager, brewed to be a perfectly balanced thirst quencher.

High Time

Triple Dry-Hopped Imperial IPA | 9.2%

It’s High Time you poured yourself another celebration of hops from Silver Branch! Brewed with Samba, Motueka, Mosaic Incognito, and Simcoe, this one’s a tropical hop bomb! Close your eyes and inhale the heady aromas and you’ll imagine yourself skiing through drifts of pure lupulin powder!

Gnome De Guerre

Tripel | 9%

The gnomes have taken the high seas! Grab a Gnome de Guerre and pour this golden treasure into your favorite (drinking) vessel. Born of a traditional Belgian yeast, and boasting a cache of Czech hops with a touch of lingering sweetness, our Belgian-style tripel is a treat for any tankard.

Duke of Warrenton

Porter | 5.8%

Rich black in color – this standard porter is chocolate forward with plenty of notes of roastiness and maltiness. The chocolate sweetness cuts through the bitterness to make this beer not too sweet, not too bitter, but just right!

Explore and Protect

Rice Lager | 4.8%

We brewed our crisp rice lager to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Endangered Species Act. This landmark legislation helps to preserve species and their habitats.

Chronicle

Foreign Extra Stout | ABV 6.5%

Tropical stout has evolved as it has migrated from its Irish birthplace to being brewed in the American, African and Asian tropics. Silver Branch’s Chronicle continues that ongoing story. We’ve married smooth roast with luscious malt to give you a beer reminiscent of dark chocolate, rich caramel, and coffee. The addition of unrefined Colombian panela sugar gives Chronicle a distinct rummy toffee finish.

Dr. Juicy

IPA | 6.9%

After earning his M.D. and Ph. D, Juicy turned to his life’s true work: having fun in the sun and spreading good vibes! Like a beer-loving Midas, he can’t help but transform everything he touches, leaving Gemütlichkeit and chill goodwill in his wake. Dr. Juicy’s orders: treat yourself to a tropical breeze of citrus aromas and notes of sweet, tangy fruit with this delicious juicy IPA.

Glass Castle

Pilsner | ABV 5.0%

Flavorful and yet so crush-able. The delicate balance between bready malt and spicy and grassy Czech hops make it obvious why this beer inspired the lager revolution. Glass Castle is Silver Branch’s holy grail—getting this elusive style right reflects the passion we bring to the craft and science of brewing. Every time you have one you’ll wish you had another!

Cloud Nine

Wheat Beer | 5.0%

A traditional German Weizen yeast gives our wheat beer complex flavors of banana and clove, while finishing crisp and satisfying. Pour one today, and one tomorrow, to help you maintain your own personal Cloud Nine.

Squeegee Master: Rose Hip and Raspberry

Fruited Gose | 4.8%

Our tart gose features floral notes of rose hips and raspberries that compliment the touch of coriander and Himalayan pink salt. Be sure to stop and smell the roses!

Wee Heavy | 8.2%

Wonderfully malty and deeply complex, FULL TWEED JACKET is Scottish-style beer turned up to 11! The strongest of the traditional Scottish Ales, Wee Heavy is a pure expression of malt. Characterized by restrained malt sweetness, toffee and caramelized sugar flavors, you’ll find this to be a beguiling brew for wintertime evenings. Take a sip and you’ll wish you were wearing a kilt and wandering the verdant Scottish countryside!

Cosmic Dawn

West Coast IPA | 6.8%

At the dawn of the Craft Beer Revolution brewers shocked drinkers with highly hopped and bitter West Coast IPA. Dry-hopped with Comet, Cosmic Dawn is hoppy with a dry-yet-malty finish to keep you coming back for more.

Metro Gnome

Saison | 7.2%

Regular as clockwork, Metro Gnome catches his train to arrive in time for Beer-Thirty! Brewed with coriander and grains of paradise to compliment the natural peppery and fruity yeast character, Metro Gnome is perfect to enjoy with your favorite meal or by itself
Obsidian Castle

Tmavé Special | 6.0%

Don’t let the black color fool you, this dark lager drinks smooth and malty, with mild chocolate notes rather than burnt or roasted malt flavors. A generous dose of Czech-grown Saaz hops round out the character of this stronger-than-average tmavé lezak.

Branchinator

Doppelbock | 8.5%

Ceremonially released each year to brighten the last few months of winter, Doppelbock is the “liquid bread” enjoyed in Bavaria during Lent. Branchinator is a strong amber lager brewed in the classic Munich tradition to be doubly rich and malty. Enjoy a glass with some of your favorite folks!

Beyond the Gnome World

Saison | 4.9%

Silver Branch will stop at nothing as we sail to new horizons in search of beer excellence! Beyond the Gnome World is a classical saison, brewed with pilsner malt, Saaz hops, and a blend of Saison yeasts from two Belgian breweries! 2020 GABF Gold Medal Winner in the Classic Saison category.

Black Banshee

Irish Dry Stout | 4.6%

A black beer with a pronounced roasted flavor, often similar to coffee. The balance can range from fairly even to quite bitter, with the more balanced versions having a little malty sweetness and the bitter versions being quite dry. The roasted flavor can be dry and coffee-like to somewhat chocolaty. Draught versions typically are creamy from a nitro pour.

Power Boots 2024

Hazy Double IPA | 8%

Grab your Power Boots for a hazy adventure – packed with tropical fruit flavors and aromas from this year’s Pink Boots hop blend. It will have you saving the world before bedtime!

Abbey-Style Single | 6.3%

A blond, bitter, hoppy table beer that is very dry and highly carbonated. The aggressive fruity-spicy Belgian yeast character and high bitterness is forward in the balance, with a soft, supportive grainy-sweet malt palate, and a spicy-floral hop profile.

Squeegee Master Cherry Blossom

Fruited Gose | 4.8%

Our tart gose with cherry and lime is the perfect companion to DC’s famous cherry blossoms. It features floral notes of hibiscus and elderflower that compliment the fruit and the touch or coriander and Himalayan pink salt.

2nd Street Buds

German Pilsner | 4.6%

Brewed in our Warrenton location, come try out newest collaboration with Altered Subs Brewery. This crisp and clean pils with a lovely balance between matzah-like malt and floral noble hops.

Grand Cru Abbeycadabra

Sotol Barrel Aged Abbey-Style Single | 6.3%

A blond, bitter, hoppy table beer that is very dry and highly carbonated. The aggressive fruity-spicy Belgian yeast character and high bitterness is forward in the balance, with a soft, supportive grainy-sweet malt palate, and a spicy-floral hop profile.

The Great Beyond

Double IPA | 8.0%

This beer balances bitterness, and sweetness. The extracts from cascade and centennial keep the palate dry, citrusy and slightly earthy with notes of pine and floralness. Overall this beer is a great hop forward beer for anyone who wants something not too bitter, not too sweet, not too hazy or juicy, but just right.

Biergarten Food

Big, Sexy, Steak

Tender flank steak with roasted garlic aioli, sundried tomatoes, red onion, and English cheddar cheese on soft baguette

Italian Stallion

Genoa salami, capicola, provolone, Black Forest ham, mayo, shredded lettuce, plum tomatoes, banana peppers and homemade Italian dressing on soft baguette

M.D.B.B.Q. Chicken

Smoked chicken tossed in our homemade sweet and spicy memphis-style BBQ sauce topped with purple cabbage slaw on soft baguette

Havana’s Finest Cubano

Roast pork loin, black forest ham, Swiss & provolone cheese, spicy mustard and pickles on a pressed rustic soft baguette

Kickin’ Chicken Caesar Wrap

Grilled chicken, romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese, Caesar dressing and fresh avocado wrapped in a spinach and flour tortilla

Mango Habanero Chicken Sandwich

Our mango habanero chicken sandwich is topped with pickled carrots, cucumbers, onions and mayo and served with a side of potato chips or coleslaw.

Mango Habanero Chicken Bao Buns

Our Mango Habanero Chicken Bao Buns come in orders of 3. Each bao bun is topped with pickled carrots, cucumbers, onions and mayo.

Freshly baked Bavarian-style pretzel served with whole grain mustard and homemade beer cheese.

Mac & Cheese

Indulge with al dente pasta in a succulent housemade cheese sauce featuring sharp Cheddar, mild Cheddar, and Monterey Jack cheeses.

Hummus Platter

Large hummus platter served with crudité and pita points

Fully loaded nachos: your choice of Chicken, Steak or Veggie with beer cheese (contains gluten), pico de gallo and jalapenos. Sour cream on the side per request.

Tacos

Three tacos with your choice of filling served with spicy salsa roja and a lime wedge

Quesadillas

Melty perfection! A jumbo flour tortilla stuffed with your choice of chicken, cheese, steak, or veggie. Served with Pico de Gallo and Crema!

House-made tortilla chips served with our delicious salsa and homemade guacamole.

Buffalo Cauliflower

Cauliflower tossed in buffalo sauce served with your choice of ranch or classic blue cheese with carrots and celery.

Cilantro Lime rice and black beans topped with cheese.

House Salad

Our House Salad with mix greens, onions, carrots, cucumber, tomatoes and a balsamic vinagrette. Add your choice of protein!

Caesar Salad

Our Caesar salad is topped with homemade croutons, Caesar dressing (contains anchovies) and parmesan cheese. Additional toppings include anchovies and/or added chicken.

Cocktails, Wine, Cider & Soda

Boulevardier

Redemption Rye whiskey, Campari, Sweet Vermouth served on the purest ice in Silver Spring!

Old Fashioned

THE classic whiskey cocktail. Made with Old Forester bourbon.

Negroni

New Amsterdam Gin, Sweet Vermouth, Campari and an orange section.

Manhattan

The 212! Rittenhouse Rye, Sweet Vermouth, Angostura bitters, garnished with a brandied cherry.

The Classic Silver Branch Gin & Tonic

A Silver Branch Classic! New Amsterdam Gin with house-made tonic syrup, served with orange, lemon, and lime

Aperol Spritz

The classic sparkling cocktail made with Aperol, Prosecco, a splash of soda water and an orange slice garnish!

Tequila, Lime, Orange, Simple

Mango-Guava Margarita

Made with Reposado Tequila, Orange Liqueur, house made Mango Guava syrup & lime juice. Shaken fresh to order.

Brilliant red color with shades of ruby. Delicate aromas of black currant and raspberries. Nice round mouth on tender tannins.

Tempranillo

Independant Tempranillo. 100% organic from the Bajo Aragon region in Spain. It has a clean and fruity aroma, typical of the Tempranillo grape (strawberries and blackberries), with a red purple – maroon color. In the mouth it presents itself extraordinarily gentle. Full bodied and with an excellent balance between the tannic and acidic sensations. The aftertaste is fresh, pleasant and long lasting in the mouth.

Pinot Noir

Ẽquoia Pinot Noir from Monterey, CA is silky and balanced, and opens with aromas of Black cherry and plum that lead into notes of Bing cherry and raspberry. On the palate, bright red fruit notes are under pinned by earthy forest floor, followed by hints of vanilla and toasty oak spice for a long smooth finish.

Riesling

Schumann Nägler Riesling. Light lime and heavy peach notes, off-dry, light, and acidic.

Cabernet Sauvignon

This French Cabernet Sauvignon from Pays d’Oc has firm tannins and full and rich taste, including such notes as black currant, as well as woodsy flavors, such as cedar, oak, and herbs.

Sauvignon Blanc

Flannery Hill Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough, New Zealand. Has notes of Passionfruit and orange blossom combine with layers of citrus aromas. The palate has distinctive flavors of grapefruit and blackcurrant along with a sprinkling of pineapple on the finish, while being rich and textured with a mouth-watering acidity.

Craftwork Chardonnay

Monterey County, CA. Aromas of red apples and pear are followed by a lively blend of tropical fruit and citrus flavors. Striking the perfect balance of a rich, creamy palate with firm acidity.

Vinho Verde

Tiroliro Vinho Verdhe from Minho, Portugal. The wine is off dry, fruity and refreshing. It has lively citrus acidity as well as sliced apple crispness. The wine has the lightest prickle on the tongue, leaving a bright aftertaste.

Rosé, Plaisir, France 2019