More Good Press!

We got two more great articles on Philadelphia Neighborhoods last week, we got a little swamped with Lucky Ant stuff and didn't get to post them till now. New Brewery Under Construction in South Kensington South Kensington Businesses Use Internet Resources for Development And another shout out from the Philadelphia Real Estate Blog

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

Brewery Opening Party

It's never too soon to plan your fall party schedule and we want to be part of it!  We've tentatively scheduled an opening party on Friday October 18th from 7-10PM.  We say tentatively because we hope to have all of our licensing by then.  There will be an open bar of our beers and finger food.  Come [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 May 2nd, 2013|Brewery, Events, Startup|0 Comments

One Week Left To Contribute!

Thank you everyone who has contributed, we've raised over $5,000 for our facade restoration campaign and we couldn't have done it without all of you!  We have a ways to go to hit our goal and we still need your help. The pint glasses, t-shirts and growlers have been very popular and we can't wait to [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:13+00:00 April 24th, 2013|Brewery, Startup|0 Comments

What’s new

Well, as you can see we have this shiny new web site.  It is a work in progress so it will be changing over the next few weeks. What's up with the brewery?  Not much, sadly.  We've been waiting since June to get our building permits from the city. We do have a ton of [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:34+00:00 September 26th, 2012|Brewery, Startup|0 Comments

So what’s next?

Word came back to me over the weekend that the vote in South Kensington was 26-0 in favor of my brewery and brew pub project.  I'm absolutely thrilled that neighborhood residents were so positive.  I feel that St Benjamin can bring a lot that is positive to the community and it is nice that others [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:34+00:00 July 23rd, 2012|Brewery, Startup|0 Comments

Zoning Follow up + Tonight’s Tasting

Wednesday's zoning meeting went pretty smoothly.  People were very receptive to the idea of both a brewery and a brewpub.  And unlike in Fishtown, no one yelled or made wild accusations.  Next month there will be a follow up meeting where the neighborhood votes. If you are local, please come out again. I'll post some [...]

By | 2016-04-19T09:18:34+00:00 June 22nd, 2012|Brewery, Startup|0 Comments