Lena Brewing Co.


Lena Brewing Company is nestled among the rolling farm fields near the village of Lena, Illinois, along Highway 20 in Northwest Illinois. Located inside a renovated feed mill building, we are proud to reflect and support the agriculture and industry of our region! All Lena Beer is brewed here on site using our own crafted recipes. Next time thru Lena, stop by & visit us at the Lena Brewing Company Taproom! In our taproom, you will find all of your favorite Lena beers as well as an occasional special release or experimental Lena brew. We offer guided tours of our brewery on Saturday, and Sunday, as well as special events. During the warm months, our taproom also offers an outdoor patio and hops garden for your enjoyment! At Lena Brewing Company, every beer has a story. Some of ours are even true! You Deserve a Lena Beer!

Rope Maker IPA

An American IPA, coppery in color with a hop forward, floral, resinous aroma and off white lacey head. Citrusy, smooth, refreshing. A clean malty sweetness and nice finish. Named after an old Stephenson County rope maker. 7.4% ABV 70 IBU

Caramel Pecan Coffee Stout

Our Caramel Pecan Coffee Stout is an exceptionally rich, flavorful coffee stout! In each sip, you’ll enjoy flavors of rich roasted coffee, sweet caramel, and nutty pecan. All of these flavors blend beautifully within this English-style dark ale beer. 5.0% ABV 47 IBU

Classic Ale

Our American ale is an easy drinking, clean finishing, refreshing beer that’s great after work and a fantastic pairing with just about any food.
Deep gold in color and light in body. Hops dwell in perfect balance with malt to create a real crowd pleaser. A tribute to the Midwestern beers that paved the way for this CLASSIC American Ale. 5.7% ABV 17 IBU

38 Degree Hefe

A true hefeweizen, heavy on the wheat and unfiltered yeast! The Lena Hefeweizen is a golden wheat color, with notes of fruit and clove, very drinkable and refreshing. True to the style, this beer is unfiltered and naturally cloudy in appearance. 5.8% ABV 13 IBU

Big Rooster Radler - Seasonal

Lena’s take a on traditional German Radler. Just like in the old country we blend fruit sodas and wheat beer to make this summers most refreshing and crowd pleasing ale. It’s so good even old man Vehmeier likes it and he hates everything! 5% ABV 11 IBU

Ole & Lena Visit Oktoberfest – Seasonal

Join Ole & Lena on their visit to Oktoberfest! The Lena Oktoberfest is a German-style lager beer. Crafted with only the finest malt & grain, and hand-bottled in small batches in the true craft beer tradition. 5.0% ABV 20IBU