Sun King Brewery

Sun King Brewery

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Website
sunkingbrewing.com/
Phone
317-602-3702
Location
Indianapolis, IN
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Founded
2009
BREWERY TYPE
Production - Micro
Address
135 N. College Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46202 United States
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Overview
Sun King is a production brewing facility serving bars, restaurants, liquor stores, caterers and sports and entertainment venues across Indiana. The brewery is open to the public for carryout growler, can, and keg sales, and hosts complimentary sampling hours on Friday. Sun King offers pint sales and sampling flights Monday – Thursday & Saturday.

Sun King makes three House Beers year-round: Sunlight Cream Ale, Wee Mac Scottish Ale and Osiris Pale Ale.

In addition to our House beers, we release several seasonal or new specialty offerings every month! Our Seasonal Beers complement the time of year and give our fans something new to enjoy, while our Specialty Beers give our Brewers the opportunity to try new things, push boundaries and craft whatever the hell they want!

Sun King's House, Seasonal and Specialty Beers can be found On Tap or in Cans at More Than 700 Bars, Restaurants and Liquor Stores in Indiana.
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Sun King Brewery Refreshes Tap Room

Sun King Brewery Refreshes Tap Room

Sun King Brewery, one of the leaders of the independent craft beer movement in Indiana, is excited to announce the opening of Oca in its refurbished Indianapolis Tap Room.

Monarch Beverage to Distribute Sun King Brewery Beers

Sun King Brewery, one of the leaders of the craft beer movement in Indiana, is excited to announce that Monarch/World Class Beer will begin distributing its Fresh-Local-Beer throughout Marion County starting May 1, 2017.

Sun King Brewery Announces New Craft Distillery and Tap Room in Carmel

Sun King Brewery, one of the leaders of the craft beer movement in Indiana, is excited to announce the new development of an approximately 15,000 square foot craft distillery and tap room in Carmel, Ind., that is projected to open in the fall of 2017.

Sun King Brewery to Begin Selling in Grocery and Convenience Stores

New 12-ounce cans of its first, most popular and award-winning brews, Sunlight Cream Ale and Wee Mac Scottish Ale, will be available on grocery and convenience store shelves for the first time beginning July 25, 2016. At the same time, Sun King will update the packaging of its 16-ounce cans, as well.

People: Sun King, Cascade Bolster Executive Rosters

People: Sun King, Cascade Bolster Executive Rosters

Sun King Brewery president and co-founder Omar Robinson will sell a portion of his stake in the business when he retires next month. Simultaneously, Sun King will also turn over minority interest to incoming president Robert Whitt, who will “buy a portion of Omar’s stock over the next few years,” co-founder Clay Robinson told Brewbound. Oregon’s Cascade Brewing, meanwhile, has appointed Tim Larrance as its new vice president of sales and marketing.

Sun King Brewery Signs with Indiana Beverage

Sun King Brewery Signs with Indiana Beverage

Beginning this month, Sun King Brewery, Indianapolis’ largest beer brewer, will expand the distribution of its fresh, local, beer through Indiana Beverage, one of Indiana’s largest distributors of beer and wine, to 24 counties across northern Indiana, including four of the state’s biggest cities: South Bend, Fort Wayne, Hammond and Gary. With this announcement, Sun King beer will be available throughout the entire state of Indiana for the first time in the brewery’s history.

Sun King Brewing Increasing Indiana Distribution Once Again

Sun King Brewing Increasing Indiana Distribution Once Again

Sun King Brewing is continuing to reestablish distribution across its home state of Indiana, today announcing expanded coverage to 39 counties in southern Indiana via Monarch Beverage. The decision to grow comes nearly one full year after the company pulled out of some Indiana markets to avoid exceeding a statewide small brewery production cap that, at the time, was set at just 30,000 barrels. That cap was raised in May, when Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed into law a bill that tripled the production limit to 90,000 barrels for self-distributing breweries with tasting rooms.

Last Call: Alltech Investing $13 Million in New Brewery & Distillery

Last Call: Alltech Investing $13 Million in New Brewery & Distillery

Continuing its exploration of the craft alcoholic beverage sector, Alltech, a global biotech nutrition company, is investing $13 million in the construction of a new 27,972 sq. ft.brewery and distillery in downtown Pikeville, Ky. Having broken ground on the project earlier this summer, the company expects Dueling Barrels Brewing & Distilling Co. to be open in 2016.

9 Craft Breweries Land on Inc. 5000 List

9 Craft Breweries Land on Inc. 5000 List

Inc. Magazine’s annual ranking of the top 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. is out and, not surprisingly, several craft breweries made the cut. Nine craft breweries appeared on this year’s list, which is ranked according to percentage revenue growth over a four-year period.

Sun King Brewery To Can 2015 Official Beer of Gen Con

Sun King Brewing has returned as a Promotional Partner for Gen Con 2015, brewing an official beer specifically for the convention for the fourth consecutive year. As part of this agreement, Sun King again will operate an outdoor, ages 21 and older, beer garden, and host a tapping “kickoff” party on the evening of July 29 in Indianapolis.

Sun King Opens New Fishers Tasting Room

Sun King Opens New Fishers Tasting Room

Sun King Brewery celebrated the opening of the new Tap Room and Small-Batch Brewery on 96th Street in Fishers today. The new location will create new and unique specialty craft beers and offer patrons the opportunity to sample and enjoy Fresh•Local•Beer on site, as well as for carry out.

Indiana Governor Signs Bill Raising Brewery Production Limit

Indiana Governor Signs Bill Raising Brewery Production Limit

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has signed into law a bill that triples the production cap on beer that breweries are allowed to sell within the state while preserving other retail and self-distribution privileges.


Year Round Beers

Beer Name Style
Wee Mac Scottish Ale Scottish Ale
Sunlight Cream Ale Crème Ale
Osiris Pale Ale Pale Ale

Seasonal Beers

Beer Name Style
Cowbell Porter
Emergency Hop Kit American IPA
Indians Lager Lager
Popcorn Pilsner Pilsner
Fistful of Hops Orange American IPA
Fistful of Hops Red American IPA
Fistful of Hops Blue American IPA
Fistful of Hops Green American IPA
Cream Dream III: The Search for Hops Imperial IPA
Poff the Magic Dragon IPA
Firefly Wheat Wheat Ale
Naptown Brown Brown Ale
Bitter Druid ESB Ordinary Bitter best Bitter ESB
Ring of Dingle Stout
Malus Pi Witbier
Oktoberfest Marzen
GFJ American IPA
El Gallo Negro Black IPA
Dominator Dopplebock Doppelbock

No Longer Available

Beer Name Style
The Deuce Brown Ale
Royal Brat Ordinary Bitter best Bitter ESB
Wee Muckle Scottish Ale
Slacktivist Specialty
Slacktivist Specialty
Rattlesnake IPA IPA
Rathskeller Amber Amber Ale
Orange Blossom Special Wheat Ale
Home Grown Harvest Amber Ale
Java Mac Scottish Ale
Westy Unknown
Johan the Barleywine Barley Wine
Isis Double IPA
Chaka Belgian
XX Rye IPA IPA
Chinookie American IPA
Clementine Porter