Announcing Our Summer Playlist Limited Edition Cans

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. [...]

By | 2018-05-15T11:46:42+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Brewery, Special Offer|Comments Off on Announcing Our Summer Playlist Limited Edition Cans

We Placed in the Brewvitational (Again)

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 [...]

By | 2018-05-15T11:39:49+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Brewery, Competions, The Industry|Comments Off on We Placed in the Brewvitational (Again)

Saint Benjamin’s Celebration of Fermentation

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 [...]

By | 2018-05-15T16:40:36+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Brewery, Events, taproom, The Industry|Comments Off on Saint Benjamin’s Celebration of Fermentation

Why We Love Firkins

I've heard some people (bartenders even) describe beer served out of a firkin or through a hand pump as "warm, flat beer". I think there is a lot more to it than that. Beer that is served in firkins is naturally conditioned, means that the CO2 in the beer comes from the yeast through fermentation [...]

By | 2018-05-15T11:39:07+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Brewery, taproom|Comments Off on Why We Love Firkins

The Story of Transcontinental

One of the beers that we brew is not the most "common" among brewery portfolios, but it is one that is near and dear to my heart. The Transcontinental is a malty, amber ale with just a hint of spices and a very drinkable 5.6%. The style is called "California Common" and is based on [...]

By | 2018-05-15T11:44:10+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Brewery|Comments Off on The Story of Transcontinental

Saint Benjamin’s Citywide Special

Any neighborhood bar in Philadelphia worth it’s salt has a “Citywide.” The shot & beer combo is so infamous it recently landed it’s own spot in the annals of Playboy. When the taproom opened, we were happy to have good food & better beer in a place where people could just hang out without any [...]

By | 2018-05-15T11:54:03+00:00 October 28th, 2016|Brewery, taproom|Comments Off on Saint Benjamin’s Citywide Special

Junto In Cans Next Week!

We are thrilled to be canning Junto, our coffee Kolsch, next week. We've been getting requests for years, so come next Tuesday there will be a limited run of 6 packs and cases for sale at the brewery and around Philly. If you haven't tried the Junto, it is a traditional German-style Kolsch, golden color [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:49:32+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Brewery, taproom|Comments Off on Junto In Cans Next Week!

Philly Beer Week (Pt 2)

Beer & Coloring @ South Philly Taproom Tuesday 4-6pm Come get your color on with hand-made Philly theme coloring books and happy-hour priced brews from St Benjamin. We’ll provide art supplies but feel free to BYOC. More details here. Local 19125 Night @ Spruce Harbor Park Tuesday 5-7pm Come enjoy some of our beer in [...]

By | 2016-06-07T12:04:33+00:00 June 7th, 2016|Brewery, Events, taproom|Comments Off on Philly Beer Week (Pt 2)

Philly Beer Week Is Here! (Pt 1)

Beer Week Is Here! That's right, the biggest event in Philly Beer is here! We plan on celebrating at our taproom and around the city, we hope you can join us. Below are some highlights for the opening weekend.If you just want to join us in our taproom for a beer or a meal, we [...]

By | 2016-06-03T14:04:21+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Brewery, Events, taproom|Comments Off on Philly Beer Week Is Here! (Pt 1)