Oh man, the taproom has gone full tilt fabulous! We had our first edition of HOT SUGAR, the St. Ben’s drag review and it was amazing. (I know we say everything is amazing, but this was really, really amazing.) Mr. Philly Pride 2017, Drag King Molasses Jones hosted a night of gender bending that tore [...]
Wow, just wow. This months edition of the Broad St. Burlesque's De-Brew-Tante Ball was not for the faint of heart. Host Liberty Rose once again knocked her dances out of the ballpark with a new crew of crazy ladies who each out did themselves. Goldi Fox came out in a full Rosi the Robot Costume, complete [...]
Tim sat on a panel at a symposium we hosted for Defend our Future PA to discuss water conservation issues. It’s kinda an important topic for us because, you know, we need water to brew beer. Climate change is real and we feel very strongly about the subject.
Summer Playlist Alert! Our second label by local Philly artist, Kathryn Moran is for the Little White Lies IPA! These will be available this weekend at Swarthmore Farmers Market and a few stashed at the taproom. Andrews notes- local wheat from Double Eagle, and hopped with El Dorado and Mandarina Bavaria. Think watermellon jolly ranchers [...]
For Philly Beer Week, we teamed up with City Beer Tours for our Beers with Ben! First we did a brewing colab and rolled out our pre-prohibition Pitch Porter. Then we used sorcery and forbidden brewing technology to raise the corpse of Ben Franklin! He gave two sold out tours to guests on the history [...]
We hosted Laughs of Philly last year and it was pretty freaking hi-larious. You know why? Jokes. They made us laugh so hard that week brought them back again for Philly Beer week and their lineup was amazing hand the place was packed! The big take away here… jokes are funny.
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- [...]
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 [...]
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!