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 [...]
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- [...]
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.
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!
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 [...]
Celebrate all things fermented and distilled at Saint Benjamin's first annual Celebration of Fermentation. Enjoy an afternoon of samples from local brewers, distillers, wine-makers and mead producers. The event will take over two floors of the brewery for a behind-the-scenes experience at a festival unlike any other. Two local food trucks will be on-site with [...]