OVERVIEW OF LOCAL CRAFT
The beers next door. Nothing says hometown pride like serving the brews that were made just down the street. Brewed with your clientele in mind, our portfolio of local craft beers are diverse, delicious and reflect the local flavors that help your customers feel at home.
Our Local Craft Family:
AARDWOLF BREWING CO.
Christened after a small mammal whose name means “earth wolf” (which is also the Latin translation of the word hops), Aardwolf Brewing is a highly creative, small-batch brewery with a huge local presence and a keen sense of humor. Their long list of brews include the sessionable Nonchalant America IPA, the Styrofoam Pony American Stout, and the cherry-lime-hibiscus Gose, the Hipster Popsicle – amongst many, many others.
ATLANTIC BEACH BREWING COMPANY
Welcome to Atlantic Beach Brewing Company. We are a family-owned brewery whose commitment is simple…pursue our passion for quality craft beer at the beach to please casual drinkers and beer enthusiasts alike. Here’s a little insight into our family, now that we’re sharing!
INTUITION ALE WORKS
Established in 2010, this Jacksonville-based craft brewery specializes in handcrafted small-batch ales in a wide range of styles. Florida’s first craft brewery to can their beers, Intuition Ale Works’ flagship is People’s Pale Ale, an American-style pale ale inspired by the west coast. It features two-row malted barley and two caramel malts, magnum hops for bittering, and traditional Williamette and Cascade hops for crisp, citrus aromas. And that’s just the start of Intuition’s lengthy lineup.
PINGLEHEAD BREWING COMPANY
Self-described as “beer with attitude,” the people behind Pinglehead Brewing Company practiced their craft from years inside the walls of Orange Park’s Brewer’s Pizza, testing batch after batch with the pizzeria’s willing customers. Now, the brewery produces dozens of handcrafted beers, with six on their permanent roster. Notables include their flagship Pinglehead American Amber featuring a clear red body, off-white head and a highly drinkable bittersweet taste.
Ruby Beach Brewing Company
Highlighting the rich history of Jacksonville’s beaches, Ruby Beach Brewing company aims to improve the Jacksonville Beach community by providing a new take on the craft beer movement. Ruby Beach Wheat, American Garage IPA and Twin Finn Lager are just a few of their delicious creations.
SOUTHERN SWELLS BREWING COMPANY
As avid homebrewers for the better part of a decade, the decision was made to share a passion for craft beer with Jacksonville. Southern Swells is a place where anyone can relax and sip on delicious craft beers while conversing and sharing a laugh with one another. Southern Swells goal is to brew excellent beer while delivering an equally exceptional taproom experience. Cheers!
VETERAN’S UNITED CRAFT BREWERY
Founded by a Naval Flight Officer and avid home brewer, Veteran’s United Craft Brewery boasts a focus on high-quality ingredients for Jacksonville’s discerning beer drinkers. Offering three year-round beers, four limited-release brands and a seasonal favorite – amongst multiple small batches – Veteran’s has quickly become a local staple. Year round options include Raging Blonde Ale, a thirst quenching balanced ale with generous late kettle additions of Cascade and Centennial hops. The Hopbanshee India Pale Ale whose “screaming” hop presence inspired the name, and the rich, caramel Scout Dog 44 Amber Ale.