Dismiss Notice
Extreme Beer Fest:Los Angeles

Join us December 9th in Los Angeles for the ultimate throwdown of craft beer creativity!

Learn more...
Dismiss Notice
Introducing: Project Extreme Brewing (a Dogfish Head + BeerAdvocate project)

Millstream Brewing Company

Your Rating: None
BA SCORE
3.61/5
Good
1,838 Ratings
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Beer-to-go

835 48th Ave
Amana, Iowa, 52203-8122
United States

(319) 622-3672 | map
millstreambrewing.com

Notes:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate

BEER STATS
Beers:
25
Reviews:
913
Ratings:
1,838
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
3.91/5
Reviews:
25
Ratings:
49
pDev:
9.21%
 
HISTOGRAM
 
View: Beers | Place Reviews | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | nextlast
Ratings: 49 |  Reviews: 25
Reviews by KAF:
Photo of KAF
3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

More User Reviews:
Photo of hoosier222002
3.81/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75

Photo of ryan33iowa
3.81/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of jfettig
4.04/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of Squire123
4.42/5  rDev +13%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75

Photo of DSWeller
3.87/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of YodersBeerEmporium
4.22/5  rDev +7.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of dcotom
3.23/5  rDev -17.4%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3

Stopped in during a Fall 2014 visit to Amana, IA. Small tasting room that included several offerings on tap (the first two samples are free) and a gift shop featuring logo glassware. A windowed lounge off the tasting room allows you to watch the brewers at work while you enjoy your Millstream beverage. The lounge has a trellised ceiling decorated with artificial hop plants, a nice touch. Outdoor patio seating is also available. Overall, a nice place to relax during your visit to the Amana Colonies.

 503 characters

Photo of BarrelAgedG
3.63/5  rDev -7.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Kurmaraja
3/5  rDev -23.3%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3

Vibe is non descript, small interior, with minimal devour and a slightly German theme. Beers on tap rarely deviate from what you get in bottles. Beers are usually poured into plastic cups. Quality of beers is ok but little reason to go out of your way for a visit.

 264 characters

Photo of sparx1100
3.6/5  rDev -7.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 4

Photo of WestHam973
4.5/5  rDev +15.1%

Photo of 22Blue
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of RayVB
3.4/5  rDev -13%

Photo of Aaron_Kerkvliet
4/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of styleisking
4/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of boogs
3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of timlyon
4.75/5  rDev +21.5%

Photo of ChipChaight
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of Kam
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of Rosstheboss
3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

Photo of Joey-bags1990
4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of ALC82
4.01/5  rDev +2.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

This is a place we visit yearly if not more often, the atmosphere in the Amana Colonies area is very relaxed (as to be expected)! We are yet to be here for Oktoberfest but I hear it is a great experience. The selection of beers is middle of the road but all pretty good. Since we are so close, I've tried everything they offer, and am yet to find any I don't enjoy. If in the area, the shopping is a unique experience and Millstream offers a great resting point throughout the day!

 481 characters

Photo of BillRoth
4/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of muddyh2oblues
4/5  rDev +2.3%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | nextlast
Millstream Brewing Company in Amana, IA
Brewery rating: 3.61 out of 5 with 1,838 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.