New Years Updates

It is a new year and our opening is only a few months away!  As you may have gathered, we didn't win the trip to Belgium.  That is ok, there is always next year.  Our sincere congratulations go out to Justin Neuner and Justin Low who won, we can't wait try the beer they brew. [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 January 6th, 2014|Brewery, Events, Startup|0 Comments

Raffle Postponed

We just found out that tonight's raffle has been postponed due to weather.  It will now be held on December 21st from 2-4pm, same location though.  This does mean that anyone who slacked off has more time to buy tickets.

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 December 10th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

Win a trip to Belgium and brew with us!

Philly Beer Week is hosting an exciting event next week, a raffle to choose one lucky home brewer and one local brewery to go to Belgium and brew a collaborative beer for Beer Week!  The beer will be brewed at Brouwerij Dilewyns with Anne Catherine Dilewyns, the youngest female brewer in Belgium. The drawing will be held [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 December 4th, 2013|Brewery, Events|0 Comments

New Events! New Happenings!

First off, we have two great events coming up in the next week. Saturday we will be pouring beer to support La Finquita, a small farm a few blocks from our brewery. Next Thursday we are very excited to bring beer to Circles Thai Food for a four course beer and food pairing. Check out [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 November 5th, 2013|Brewery, Events|0 Comments

What’s up with what’s going down

Sorry for the dearth of updates lately, we have been bogged down in what I'll refer to as "Building Permit Hell".  We have waited patiently for about 2 months for the City of Philadelphia to issue construction permits so we can build our brewery.  We hope to have them in hand by the end of [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 September 16th, 2013|Brewery, Events, Startup|0 Comments

John Coltrane House Benefit Concert

We are really excited to help preserve an amazing part of Philadelphia's history, the John Coltrane House in Brewerytown.  There will be a benefit concert this Thursday from 6-8PM.  More info can be found here:

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Brewery, Events|0 Comments

St. Ben Sponsors a Documentary

At Saint Benjamin, we believe in paying it forward.  So many of you contributed to our Lucky Ant campaign, and we are forever grateful.  Recently our friend Jeremiah Jancik started a fundraiser on Kickstarter for his movie Sustainable.  This will be a documentary about individuals and groups who are working to lessen our impact on [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 May 29th, 2013|Brewery, Events|0 Comments

Beer Week Events

We have our full Philly Beer Week schedule up, check our events page or go to our page on the PBW Site.  We are super excited to see everyone and get some beer in your hands!

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 May 23rd, 2013|Brewery, Events|0 Comments

Our Fundraiser Is Complete!

Thank you so much everyone who contributed to our Lucky Ant fundrasier, we raised $21,275 for restoring the facade of our 1880s era building.  Work will progress this summer and we hope to be open in the fall.  We will contact everyone with details on how to redeem your rewards. They won't be redeemable until [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 May 10th, 2013|Brewery, Events, Startup|0 Comments

One More Day Left To Contribute!

Our Lucky Ant campaign is almost over and we just need a little more help to push it over the top!  We'd love to break $15,000 today and it won't take much to do it. Perhaps you've been on the fence about getting a stainless steel growler of beer, or a t-shirt and glass.  Maybe [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 May 7th, 2013|Brewery, Events, Startup|0 Comments