Breweries participating at Seaside on Tap.
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A passion for beer and a summer class on brewing science were two contributing factors in the creation of The 21st Amendment Brewery. The other two factors were Nico Freccia and Shaun O’Sullivan who both heard the calling of beer. 14 years after beginning production their award-winning brews include Brew Free! or Die IPA, Hell or High Watermelon Wheat, and Back in Black – Black IPA, to name a few.
ACE’s Award Winning Hard Ciders are very pure, clean, and refreshing because they use ONLY the best eating apples for the juice and the best ingredients the Company can buy. ACE has 5 cider flavors to choose from as well as a JOKER in the current offerings.
Anchor is America’s first and oldest craft brewery, with roots dating back to the California gold rush. Today, our beers are handmade from an all-malt mash in our traditional copper brewhouse. Our process combines the time-honored art of classical craft brewing with carefully applied, state-of-the-art modern methods.
At Blue Moon Brewing Company, everything we do flows from our artistic approach to brewing. It’s been that way ever since we first started brewing back in 1995. We carefully select quality ingredients to go into each of our beers. Then we spend time making test batches until we arrive at a balanced, flavorful beer that we all enjoy drinking.
The Blue Point Brewing Company is Long Island’s first currently-operating microbrewery. It was founded in 1998 by two long-time friends, Mark Burford and Pete Cotter. The brewery’s unique direct-fire brew kettle imparts a lightly toasted, complex taste to produce a line of ultra premium microbrews. Blue Point Brewing Company recently celebrated it’s 10th year of making delicious, fresh beer for good people…Cheers!
Back in the 1980s, Richard Squire was your typical ski bum – with one significant difference, he had a knack for making extraordinary home brews. For years, only his closest friends were able to enjoy his creations, but it didn’t take long for Richard to realize that his talents needed to be shared with the world – and Breckenridge Brewery was born with a mission to create balanced, approachable and interesting hand-crafted beers.
Back in the 19th Century, Cooperstown was the epicenter of U.S. hop production. Add the local, deep wells of high quality water and you could say this place was made for beer. They built their brewery back in 1997 on 136 acres of land that used to be a hop farm. It was the first farmstead brewery built in the USA in over a hundred years.
The Brewery has never had so many beers available in so many places. At last count, Brooklyn beers can be enjoyed in 25 states and 20 countries. At Brooklyn Brewery, we’re as fond of the seasons of the Northeast as we are of the beers that accompany them.
Captain Lawrence Brewing Company began as a dream for 17-year old Scott Vaccaro when he brewed his first beer – Cranberry Celebration Ale – at home. Nearly 20 years and 24 different brews later, Vaccaro has successfully realized his dream. Many of Captain Lawrence’s brews are strongly influenced by traditional Belgian ale styles, although often with an American twist.
Founded in December 2009 by beer lovers trying to make work fun again, Clown Shoes has been redefining what craft beer should be. Striving to add creative twists on under-represented styles or styles in need of change, Clown Shoes produces beers without pretension, while being free and a little crazy.
Cricket Hill is a microbrewery offering some of the finest beers ever made on planet earth. Their beers are all designed as full bodied, session beers delivering classic flavors, including East Coast Lager, American Ale, Hopnotic IPA and Colonel Blides.
This unique pre-prohibition, American-style Pilsner was once prevalent throughout the American brewing landscape, and the boys were proud to bring it back. Beach Haus Classic American Pilsner is made purely of ingredients found in America, just as the early style demanded. They took great care in selecting and using hops and malts native only to America. Smooth, golden and full bodied – it’s a New American Classic.
Uniquely among brewpubs, we have offered rare German and Belgian beers at our own taps along with those of our friends, some of whom at times have joined us to brew special commemorative beers. In a way our collaboration with New Belgium is a development of this spirit of fun and mutual respect. From 2008 to early 2011 we were able to produce large batches of our Immortal IPA and seasonal specialties at the New Belgium facility in Fort Collins, and New Belgium’s brewers would produce small-batch, experimental beers in their “Trip” series at our Capitol Hill brewery.
In 2008, our founders Luke Bowen and Trevor Hayward met in an accounting class at Villanova University. Realizing that their job prospects were grim due to the recession, they decided to follow their passion and start their own brewery. They’ve teamed up with Thomas Hooker Brewing Company to craft the highest quality beers possible, including summer favorites The Siren (White IPA), I Love Lamp (Pineapple Hefeweizen) and Turtle Power (Grapefruit Pale Ale).
We’re two brothers and a cousin who love good beer and Fire Island – the other New York. We created Fire Island Beer Company to bring great tasting craft beer with character to the mainland. We hope you enjoy our beers and never forget: Beer. People. Both are better when they’re chilled.
At Firestone Walker Brewing Company, we pride ourselves on making exceptional, award-winning pale ales. Recently we created our seasonal series, offering the perfect accompaniment to the changing seasons. To celebrate our Anniversary, we’ve added our Proprietor’s Reserve series of beers, vintage and limited release sipping beers meant to be enjoyed with friends and family. They celebrate our many years of brewing and the very best of what we have to offer. Cheers!
“Good people drink good beer.” In 1990, George Stranahan founded the Flying Dog Brewpub in Aspen, Colorado. From that brewpub to a full-fledged Denver brewery in 1994, and then to our current state-of-the-art brewing facility in Frederick, Maryland, Flying Dog continues to make sense, and embraces the tradition of brewing good beers for good people.
Flying Fish Brewing Company produces four full-time styles, as well as a variety of seasonal beers. The key word to describe all Flying Fish beers is “balance.” The beers are full-flavored, yet highly drinkable. Flavors harmonize, not fight for individual attention. Hopping is generous, but to style. Flying Fish is the first microbrewery in Southern New Jersey, the largest of the approximately 20 craft breweries in the state.
Founders Brewing Co. has evolved into one of the highest recognized breweries in the United States, ranked in the top breweries in the world by Ratebeer.com and winners of four medals at the 2010 World Beer Cup, two medals at the 2010 Great American Beer Festival, and one medal at the 2012 World Beer Cup.
The mad brewing skills of the Full Sail Crew are on display with their robust selection of beer, including Full Sail Amber, IPA, Session Premium Lager and Session Black Premium Dark Lager, (available year round), the LTD Lagers Series and ClassicPub Ales Series (each available for just 90 days) and an ever-changing line of Brewer’s Share and Brewmaster Reserve beers ranging from super hopped bitters to mellow altbiers to refreshingly tart German brews, malt liquor and barleywine.
Founded in Chicago in 1988, Goose Island is one of the most successful craft breweries in the Midwest and produces some of the most popular and award-winning beers in the U.S. Since 1989, Goose Island beers have won a variety of awards at acclaimed beer events including the World Beer Championships, World Beer Cup, World Expo of Beer and the Great American Beer Festival (GABF).
Great Divide beers are balanced, flavorful and representative of a lifestyle that is uniquely Colorado. While Great Divide’s ethos may be globally-inspired, our beers are distinctly Denver. Thanks to our hardworking, creative and passionate employees, Great Divide has grown into what it is today: winner of 18 Great American Beer Festival medals, recipient of 5 World Beer Cup awards, 12th in Ratebeer.com’s 2013 “Best Brewers in the World,” Ratebeer.com’s 2013 Top Brewer in Colorado, and 7th in Beer Advocate’s 2010 “All-Time Top Brewers.”
Harpoon Brewery was founded in 1986 in Boston, MA – the first company to obtain a permit to manufacture and sell alcohol in Massachusetts in over 25 years. Harpoon has played an important part in the rebirth of the microbrewery system in the United States. The brewery is best known for its India Pale Ale and also brews multiple other year-round beers including Dark, UFO Hefeweizen, UFO Raspberry Hefeweizen, UFO White, Leviathan IPA, Rich & Dan’s Rye IPA, and Boston Irish Stout.
Heavy Seas is all about an attitude of risk-taking, a touch of the playful rogue, a desire to stretch the boundaries, all wrapped in an appealing costume of possible impropriety with a twinkle in the eye. This can be tasted in all their craft beers including the Year Round, Season, Unchartered Waters and Cask Beer selections.
Founded in 1994, the High Point Brewing Company is the first exclusive wheat beer brewing in America. The unique, complex character of Ramstein beers is a result of this private yeast and of course, High Point’s careful and proper brewing methods.
In 1987, a new direction in craft beer took flight from the redwoods of Northern California, helping set the pace for the craft brew revolution. Founded in Humboldt County as one of California’s pioneering microbreweries, Humboldt Brewing Company has been turning heads with our innovative brewing techniques and an award-winning flock of delicious brews.
Ithaca Beer Co. is a brewery started by one man with an idea. That man is Dan Mitchell and that idea was the Ithaca Beer Co. After years of perfecting our craft, Ithaca Beer is finally getting national attention for brewing good beer and gaining national distinction for their CascaZilla Red Ale, Flower Power IPA and Excelsior Brute.
Kona Brewing Company was started by father and son team Cameron Healy and Spoon Khalsa. The pair had a dream to create fresh, local island brews made with spirit, passion and quality. Their approach is to create complex, full tasting beers with a relaxed style and charm that expresses their Hawaii-based roots.
The Leinenkugel Family Brewery was founded in Chippewa Falls, WI, in May 1867 by Jacob Leinenkugel. Today, the fifth generation of Leinenkugel’s continue to brew the same family-inspired recipes. Over the years, the family has grown and so has the brewery, but its history and heritage remain at the forefront.
The first batch of Long Trail Ale rolled off the line in 1989. Andy Pherson, Long Trail’s founder, embarked on a journey to brew an affordable, American-made alternative to the pricey German and English exports that filled store shelves. Long Trail Ale slowly weaved its way into the local Green Mountain landscape—becoming as much a Vermont tradition as the famed hiking trail itself.
The Magic Hat Brewery has been putting a performance into every bottle of beer since 1994. Today, the brewery cranks out 400 bottles of beer every minute. Magic Hat brews four year-round beers and several seasonal products and one-off batches.
“Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company was founded in 2010 by head brewmaster Jeremy Myers and assistant brewers Rob Jahn and Steve Capelli. Taking not only its name from the nearby local creek but also the water, Neshaminy Creek brews four year-round beers, including Trauger Pilsner, County Line IPA, Croydon Cream Ale, and Tribute Belgian Tripel.
NJ Beer Company is dedicated to crafting beer for all – from the occasional beer drinker to the beer drinking aficionado. We believe we can provide happiness through doing what we love, and we believe that good beer can make good times great. We brew four year-round beers that pay tribute to our New Jersey heritage, including LBIPA, Garden State Stout, 1787 Abbey Single Ale, and Hudson Pale Ale.
Oskar Blues Brewery began as a restaurant in Lyons, CO in 1997 that started brewing beer in the basement in 1999. Five years later, they became one of the first to sell craft beer in cans, with some crediting Oskar Blues as the creator of the first released canned craft beer in the United States. Today, Oskar Blues is ranked Colorado’s second largest craft brewery and the 27th largest in the U.S.
With all of the different types of beers available, it is hard to do something different and achieve our mission. That’s where creativity comes into play. At Prism Brewing Company we aim to provide you with creative flavors that remain balanced, flavorful, approachable and use only fresh, all natural ingredients. Our beers aren’t meant to show you how potent they can be, but how wonderful flavors can taste when used in harmony. In some ways we treat our beer like a chef treats his food. We seek to create a flavorful product that makes your mouth happy and wanting more.
RedHook currently produces several styles of beer marketed under distinct brand names, most notably it’s Redhook ESB. This nationally-recognized brewery also brews its famed Long Hammer IPA, Pilsner, Mudslinger Brown Ale, Copper Hook and many distinct seasonal offerings.
Rinn Duin Brewing is inspired by the Town family’s indubious heritage, originating from County Roscommon, Ireland. Their family history, past and present, is found in the midst of the designs and names of their beer, each with a unique and personal story. Rinn Duin offers three year-round flagships, including St. John’s Irish Red, Sandpiper English Brown, and Trinity Scottish 70.
You don’t have to be in a dead end job to feel like you aren’t going anywhere. We were finance geeks living in a world without soul. Grinding it out everyday for a fee, wearing suits and kissing butt. Then this brewery chose us…she forced us to ask ourselves, “Is this desk job really how I pictured my life?” We answered that questions by taking over River Horse in 2007 and have not looked back.
Samuel Adams is America’s leading craft brewer, producing handcrafted, full-flavored beers with the world’s finest ingredients. Jim Koch first brewed Samuel Adams Boston Lager in 1984, challenging conventional thinking about beer. Today, Samuel Adams continues to innovate, and has won more awards in the last five years than any brewery.
Being authentic is important to us. At Sea Dog, our award-winning beers are formulated and brewed in a traditional style using only the highest quality ingredients, like imported English two-row malted barley for ales and imported German hops and grains for lagers. Our English brewing style results in brews with a distinctive, refreshing taste and crisp finish all-the-while capturing the spirit of Maine’s sea-faring history.
Spoetzl Brewery, the oldest independent brewery in Texas, is the maker of Shiner Bock since 1909, and currently produces nine beers year round and four seasonal brews per year. Their brews are sold in 48 states, with a goal to be in all 50 by the end of 2014.
Shipyard Brewing Company has been making award-winning, hand-crafted beer in Maine for 20 years. Now one of the largest craft breweries in the country, Shipyard beers are all about drinkability, consistency and balance. Every batch is brewed by hand in small batches using only the finest ingredients, including top-fermenting, multi-strain yeast from Ringwood Brewery.
Shmaltz Brewing Company produces HE’BREW Beer and Coney Island Craft Lagers. Founded as “American Jewish Celebration Beer,” the company’s beers now are distributed in over thirty-one U.S. states, Canada, and England. Shmaltz is known for blurring beer styles and using puns, art, history, and pop culture in every aspect of their products.
Shock Top is a traditional Belgian-Style wheat ale. It was originally created in 2006 as a seasonal brew under the name Spring Heat Spiced Wheat. After collecting gold in ’06 and bronze in ’07 in the Belgian White category at the North American Beer Awards, we decided to brew year-round and switch the name to Shock Top. We couldn’t be happier with our decision.
The founders of Sierra Nevada set out with a simple goal: brew the beers they wanted to drink. They started small, with a homebrew shop, a love of American hops and plenty of passion. In the process, they changed the beer world forever and remain committed to pushing the boundaries of craft beer.
Head brewer Brian O’Reilly originally planned to become either a teacher or lawyer, but fell under the spell of good beer during an overseas study program in Austria, inspiring him to begin homebrewing. Today, O’Reilly and his team at Sly Fox have released a compelling portfolio of authentic beer styles that an ever-growing legion of fans are coming to know, appreciate and love.
Smuttynose Brewing Company prides itself on making a wide variety of distinctive beers – from their five full-time beers to their seasonals and famous Big Beer Series. Vegetarians, please take note: Smuttynose beers are made without the use of any animal products, such as isinglass or gelatin. Come and see what all the hoopla is about!
Southampton Publick House produces unique styles of beer from one of America’s most celebrated breweries. They are one of the most award-winning breweries in America— ranked in the top 20 for GABF medals won by a brewery in the last 10 years.
Named after the local neighborhood, the Starr Hill brewery shared its historic building with the legendary Starr Hill Music Hall, and it was there Master Brewer Mark Thompson’s delicious craft beers became a favorite for visiting beer-lovers, musicians, and music fans from around the world. Nineteen prestigious awards later, Mark’s brews continue to be a hit!
Founded by Ed and Carol Stoudt in 1987, Stoudt’s Brewery is a microbrewery located in the Lancaster County borough of Adamstown; making it one of the commonwealth’s first microbreweries. Some of the beers regularly available, including Pils, Gold Lager, American Pale Ale, Scarlet Lady Ale, Triple Beer, Double IPA, Fat Dog Stout and several seasonal beers.
Tommyknockers is a well-known Colorado Mountain town craft beer, made with distinctive ingredients such as mountain cherry, mountain maple and valerian root. Tommyknockers have won numerous awards for their beer. Their core brand brews include, Maple Nut Brown Ale, Vienna Amber Lager, Alpine Glacier Pilsner Lager, Jack Whacker Wheat Ale, and Pick Axe IPA.
Tröegs Brewing Company was established in 1997. Today, the brewery produces six year-round and five seasonal beers including: HopBack Amber Ale, Troegenator Doublebock, DreamWeaver Wheat, Perpetual IPA, JavaHead Stout, Tröegs Pale Ale, Nugget Nectar, Dead Reckoning Porter, Sunshine Pils, The Mad Elf, and Flying Mouflan.
From the very beginning, Unibroue has carved out a special niche in the beer world with top quality products and a brand rooted deep in Quebec culture. We create unique-tasting craft beers using traditional brewing methods. Our beers are unlike any other product on the market, and no two are alike. Each one has a distinctive character defined by taste, color, texture, and density.
Victory Brewing Company opened its doors to the public on Feb. 15, 1996. In its first year, Victory Brewing Company brewed 1,725 barrels of beer. At Victor, the very best ingredients are necessary in order to brew the very best beer. They use German malted barley, a mix of European and American whole flower hops, 45 unique yeast strains (for our wide variety of beers), and the highest quality local water to create their refined brews.
Bavaria is renown for its beer culture. Weihenstephan is the origin of this culture. Brewing is our craft and it has been for almost 1000 years. Although today the brewing is high-tech, the actual brewing process has not changed. Our flagship is the wheat beer, but we invite you to enjoy the other varieties.
Widmer Brothers Brewing is located in beautiful and brew-friendly Portland, OR. Widmer Brothers Brewing proudly brews Widmer Hefeweizen – America’s Original Hefeweizen, Drifter Pale Ale, Rotator IPA Series, Drop Top Amber Ale, Nelson Imperial IPA, and our popular seasonal line up “W” Brewmasters’ release series, Citra Blonde Summer Brew, Okto, Pitch Black IPA, and BRRR.