Braxton Brewing Co., a local brewery with national recognition, has announced major development plans to expand its presence to Fort Mitchell, Kentucky with the opening of the area’s first barrel-aging brewery and taproom. Expected to open its doors in Fall of 2019, the Braxton Barrel House will offer a unique experience for patrons by giving them the opportunity to create custom private barrel picks of Barrel-Aged brews.
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27 W 7th St
Covington, KY 41011 United States
At Braxton, a garage is more than a garage. It’s a place where we build our hopes and dreams, storing them on the wall neat as garden tools. Really, the garage is a hub. A reliable place from which we launch into the world, and enjoy a safe return.
We hang out in our garages. Saturday mornings, afternoons, long into the night. Sometimes hosting neighbors, family and friends, other times in blissful solitude, tinkering on projects, obsessing over a problem or making something great. Think of the garages in your past. You’ll remember your dad fishing a lawnmower or building a table, where he taught you to say “Yes, sir.” You can almost smell the oil and beer.
But more and more the family garage is an incubator, an enterprise zone. It’s part of the beautiful renaissance happening in the middle of this great country. So it was for Evan Rouse. Evan, from Union, Kentucky, was a pretty extraordinary kid. Because while other kids played video games and started garage bands, Evan fell in love with the craft of brewing beer. And he built a home brewery in the family garage. He was just 16 years old, not even of age.
For Evan, brewing beer was more than an idea, it was a revolution. Because from that humble start, Evan’s love for brewing has become his entrepreneurial obsession. He’s building the brewery of his dreams. And his entire family is on board, helping him get it done. (The truth is, it’s a pretty extraordinary family.)
So welcome to Braxton Brewing Company. You’re witnessing a dream coming to life. A place where ideas are born and fermented. It’s a great deal of work, but hell, that’s what makes a dream worth pursuing. This brewery celebrates determination, knowledge, and the humble pride we wave like a battle flag.
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Braxton Brewing Co., a local brewery with national recognition, has announced major development plans to expand its presence to Fort Mitchell, Kentucky with the opening of the area’s first barrel-aging brewery and taproom.
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Home Market (NKY/CIN) Sales Representative - Braxton Brewing Company
Home Market (NKY/CIN) Sales Representative - Braxton Brewing Company -- Covington, KY (12/10/2018)
Braxton Brewing Company is looking for a talented and tenacious Sales Representative for CIN/NKY
Year Round Beers
|Kiwi Berliner Weisse||Berliner-Style Weisse|
|Trophy: Hull Melon||Pale Ale|
No Longer Available
|Kentucky Home: Batch No. 141||Barrel Aged|
|1957 All Star Ale||Unknown|
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6/30/2018 -- Covington, KY
5/19/2018 -- Newport, KY
Braxton Labs 1st Anniversary & Bottle Release
|Beer Release||Newport, KY|
4/28/2018 -- Newport, KY
Lupulin @ Labs
12/2/2017 -- Covington, KY
Winter Block Party & Dark Charge Release
|Beer Release||Covington, KY|
3/26/2016 -- Covington, KY
Braxton Brewing Co. First Anniversary