Has the Philly Beer Week jumped the shark yet? We don’t think so. Here are some events we felt like doing. June 1st HOG Relay Bus- All Over But Really Saint Benjamin's Taproom Opening Tap- The Filmore June 2nd Morning Wood Beer Brunch-Grey Lounge Pub June 5th Brewsday Comedy Night- Saint Benjamin's Taproom Spelling Bee- [...]
This year Philly Brewing Company graciously agreed to let other breweries into the the Kensington Kinetic Derby and Art’s Festival this year! If you haven’t been, it’s a great afternoon of weird shit, strange costumes and grownup box car derby madness. We were stationed across from the stage, but they sound guy put a kibosh [...]
Oh man, it's that time of the week! We are releasing our third Tessa Shackelford Limited Edition 32 Oz. Big Ben Beer Bomb! This one is the Circa Now! IPA. Circa Now! Is a rye IPA brewed with local rye malt from Double Eagle, hopped generously with zythos and ekuanot.
North of Girard is were the real avant-garde is going down and we are proud to host a sweet little taste of strangeness in the form of the Broad St. Burlesque each month. Host Liberty Rose gets weird, real weird with a changing lineup for her De-Brew-Tante Ball and we do our best to get [...]
Even though the rain turned on and off, Punkin Drublic beer fest was packed and an amazing success. The lines for Saint Ben were wrapped through the crowd and we managed to pour over two and a half kegs worth of beer. Not a small feat considering the tasting glasses were tiny 2 oz glasses. [...]
Here is how it works- Each month we are going to let an artist use our 32 oz Big Ben cans as a canvas for their work for FOUR limited edition designs. Each week we will produce 150 cans of a different beer which will only be available at a farmers market. The left overs [...]
We just tapped the About:Blanc today! 5% dry hopped German style keller pils. Hopped in the kettle with hallertau mittlefruh, then dry hopped with hallertau blanc. This is delicious and a perfect summer weather session beer so get drinking!
Beer? Check. Whiskey? Check. Bingo Cards Check. Prize Wheel and Big Bag of Weird Shit? Check. This month Beth is taking a break and Co-host Tessa Shackelford will be terrorizing the mic! This Bingo is not for the faint of heart.
Get ready, cause this is really freaking awesome! Each month we are going to let an artist use our 32 oz Big Ben cans as a canvas for their work for FOUR limited edition designs. Each week we will produce 150 cans of a different beer which will only be available at a farmers market. [...]
Well it looks like we placed a second time at the Philly Brewvitational! Here is how it works, about 40 regional breweries compete in two categories. The first one is always New Beer, the second one is different each time. Generally there are about 70 entries. Last year we swept BOTH first place spots. This [...]