August 2016

Oktoberfest Food Drive

2016-08-26T12:06:34-05:00

We are excited to partner with Des Moines businesses Hy-Vee and Doll Distributing  to fight hunger in the Des Moines Metro area during the month of September. For every case of our Oktoberfest bottles sold in local Des Moines-area Hy-Vee stores, two meals will be donated to the DMARC Food Pantry Network to fight hunger. Twenty-one [...]

Oktoberfest Food Drive2016-08-26T12:06:34-05:00

July 2016

Bottoms Up Yoga

2016-07-07T18:58:21-05:00

Classes provided by Power Life Yoga DSM Join Power Life Yoga and Exile Brewing Co. the second Sunday of each month for a FREE 60-minute all-levels yoga class followed by community at the brewery. Stay after class and your first beer is on PLY! INSTRUCTORS: Molly G. and Kirk L. WHEN: Sunday, July 10th, 1:00pm [...]

Bottoms Up Yoga2016-07-07T18:58:21-05:00

December 2015

12 Casks of Christmas

2015-12-02T11:18:32-06:00

The 12 Casks of Christmas begins tomorrow!! Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 4pm, we will tap a new cask of limited edition beers. Each cask has limited availability and is only available while supply lasts. The first cask to start the festivities is Beatnik Sour with peaches! Tapping time is 4pm.

12 Casks of Christmas2015-12-02T11:18:32-06:00

October 2015

Beer Dinner 2015

2015-10-22T10:34:56-05:00

On Wednesday, November 11th, we will host our November beer dinner at Exile.  This beer dinner will be hosted by our Executive Chef, Craig Vorba, and our Founder, RJ Tursi.  Seating is extremely limited and will be reserved in person on a first come first serve basis at the brewery.  Price is $55 per person and includes [...]

Beer Dinner 20152015-10-22T10:34:56-05:00

September 2015

The Chill Clinton(s)

2015-09-24T11:07:47-05:00

One month ago we released a beer named Chill Clinton Double Hemp Amber Ale, which was brewed with over 700 pounds of hemp seeds.  We were thrilled with how beer tasted and the artwork could not have turned out any better: cats, presidents blowing smoke out of a saxophone, an American flag... what more could [...]

The Chill Clinton(s)2015-09-24T11:07:47-05:00

The Raspberry Bohemian – 3rd Anniversary

2015-09-17T10:22:58-05:00

The Raspberry Bohemian release is set for Friday, September 25th, at the brewery!! This is the first official release of our Bohemian Fruit Revue, a series of off-beat sours with enlightened fruit. The Raspberry Bohemian release will coincide with our 3-year anniversary, and to celebrate the occasion, we will offer our Anniversary package, consisting of: [...]

The Raspberry Bohemian – 3rd Anniversary2015-09-17T10:22:58-05:00

June 2015

NEW: The Cherry Bohemian

2015-06-17T13:40:49-05:00

This Limited Release beer was born of the love between a sour ale and over 700 pounds of tart cherries.  Available in 4-packs and on draught, limited supply.

NEW: The Cherry Bohemian2015-06-17T13:40:49-05:00

May 2015

Yoga at Exile

2015-05-08T13:20:31-05:00

Join our friends from Power Life Yoga every second Sunday of the month for a free 60 minute yoga class followed by a free beer!  First day of yoga at the brewery is June 14th at 1pm and runs through September.

Yoga at Exile2015-05-08T13:20:31-05:00

April 2015

Beatnik Sour 6-packs

2015-04-22T10:25:41-05:00

NOW AVAILABLE, Beatnik Sour 6packs!!  Our newest flagship 6-pack can currently be found at the following locations: Hy Vee Fleur Fareway Norwalk Gateway Market Hy Vee 86th Hy Vee Ankeny - North Ankeny Blvd Hy Vee Ankeny - Prairie Trail Fareway Ankeny Hy Vee Wine and Spirits Knoxville Hy Vee Ames - 640 Lincoln Way [...]

Beatnik Sour 6-packs2015-04-22T10:25:41-05:00

August 2014

Sour release! (Draft only)

2014-08-18T18:39:55-05:00

Art by Iowa native Ramona Muse Beatnik Sour   |  Berliner Weisse-inspired Sour Ale Tart and acidic, Beatnik Sour is everything your conventional beer isn't. We kettle soured the wort over 36 hours with lactobacillus and 80 pounds of local sour cherries, sourced through a beer-loving, hip cat named John George. Unfiltered and extra pale with a pure white crown, [...]

Sour release! (Draft only)2014-08-18T18:39:55-05:00

New on tap

2014-08-08T11:42:03-05:00

Art by Iowa native Ramona Muse Giving Tree REDUX IPA Redux -adjective - brought back; revived.   To celebrate the final stretch of summer, we remastered a recent favorite: Giving Tree IPA.  We followed the same Simcoe hop additions as our beloved Giving Tree - late kettle, whirlpool, and dry hop - but this time increased [...]

New on tap2014-08-08T11:42:03-05:00

Bottles AVAILABLE!

2014-08-07T11:36:28-05:00

It's been a long time in the making.  Now it's here! Ruthie, Hannah, and Gigi is now available in bottles!  We're not joking this time.  And better yet, it's on store shelves right now!   Below is where you can currently find our 6 packs.   We will continue to update locations to find the [...]

Bottles AVAILABLE!2014-08-07T11:36:28-05:00

July 2014

Bottles

2014-07-28T15:06:17-05:00

(Photo: Matthew Patane/The Register) News on our bottle release from The Des Moines Register.

Bottles2014-07-28T15:06:17-05:00

Assistant Brewer

2014-07-08T11:14:40-05:00

Exile Brewing Company is searching for an assistant brewer to assist our head brewer and packaging manager. Located in the Western Gateway area of downtown Des Moines, Exile produces traditional German-style lagers and ales and various seasonal offerings for our restaurant and both on/off premise locations throughout Iowa.  Our 30bbl, 4 vessel brewhouse sits in between [...]

Assistant Brewer2014-07-08T11:14:40-05:00

December 2013

YP Spotlight

2013-12-19T12:52:04-06:00

  “I was like, I will work my ass off and make this place work,” Woodford said. “Which is pretty much what you need to do in a brewery. You work a lot.” Brewmaster John shares his path to beer in the Des Moines Register!  Read the full story here. (Des Moines Register, [...]

YP Spotlight2013-12-19T12:52:04-06:00

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