The Opening tap is an arduous night of drinking, capped on top of all the relay day drinking and of course our regular drinking. It’s a tough job, but someone has to step up and, you know, drink some beer. Andrew and Christine killed it, Pouring and drinking, drinking and pouring. We think every week [...]
We participated in this years HOG relay for beer week again. This year we had our very own sexy and seductive St. Ben marry the Zerofuckasaus Rex they sped off in Tim’s convertible to some other bar to hand off the beer hammer. Who knows what will be born out of a Philly Beer Week [...]
The last Tessa Shackelfordlabel for our local artist Summer Playlist is All Tomorrow's Parties: 7% Oat and Honey IPA. Brewed with Columbus, Wakatu, and Citra Hops. Big tropical/resin aroma, and a pillowy soft body. We will be slinging this at the Rittenhouse Farmers market this weekend and we will have a few left at the [...]
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 Pull the Pin- Standard Tap June 2nd Morning Wood Beer Brunch-Grey Lounge Pub June 5th Brewsday Comedy Night- [...]
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!