East Forty Brewing brings fresh locally-brewed craft beer to Eastern Jackson County and Blue Springs. The variety of beers on tap include easy-sipping malt-forward Jackson County Common, Sunrise Saison’s citrusy farmhouse ale with a bite, Right Track American IPA, and Second Breakfast Porter made with oatmeal in the grain bill. Check the menu for the current rotation which might include a Berliner Weisse, pilsner, hard seltzer, or cider for non-beer drinkers. Local wine and spirits available for cocktail fans. East Forty Brewing’s kitchen also offers pizza, sandwiches, bar snacks, soups, and chili. Events include live music and trivia.
The brewery’s name East Forty is a reference to 40 Highway which runs through the City of Blue Springs and 40 acres, a common land parcel size in rural areas. East Forty Brewing and the eastern suburb of Blue Springs is a gathering spot “where the city meets the country.”