Craft Beer Heaven by Greg Koch '' The Beer Jesus From America''
As the eighth largest brewing company in US, Stone Brewing decided expanded their operations and production to Europe and started Stone Brewing Berlin in 2016 after many years of research and a whole year of construction..
Without a doubt, Stone Berlin is one of the biggest craft beer venue that I've ever been in my entire life. Building itself is over 100 years old, used to be gasworks facility back in early 20th Century whole building sits on a land of 3200 square meters with full of industrial and historic elements
Stone Berlin campus includes a 100 hectoliter brewhouse and 10 hectoliter system for their new experiments, as well as 2000 square meter packaging and distribution, facility in the Stone Campus there are several sections for private events and gatherings.
The retail store providing Stone beers and merchandise and their online store will be available very soon with a great variety of Stone Brewing goodies.
Stone Brewing Berlin Bistro and Gardens-Where good food meets the good beer!
Currently they have around 20 different Stone beers availbale for growler fills including STONE IPA , STONE XOCOVEZA,STONE RIPPER PALE ALE.PILOT SERIES,STONE COCO-POW! PORTER ARROGANT BASTARD ALE,BOURBON BARREL-AGED ARROGANT BASTARD and many others.
Since Stone Brewing started their operations ,they have been a great support for the Craft Beer movement in Germany and Europe,scale of the company and their activities created a massive effect on recognition of craft beer all around Europe.
As an ikegger since we opened up our European Branch in Germany we visited Stone several times also we had a chance to take a part in couple of events that they organised and/or hosted,
Slosh Berlin Homebrewing Competition; was the first event we attented as a prize sponsor,winning brew got produced on a bigger scale and served at the Stone for certain time,
Berlin Beer Week 2018 Closing Event which brought most of Berlin based breweries and craft beer lovers together ,event took place about 60 different venues all around Berlin including BRLO ,Berlineberg,Heiden Peters,Muted Horn,Mikkeller Berlin,Vagabund,Brewdog.
Stone Brewing Berlin 2nd anniversary celebrations : 15th September whole day celebrations with live music food and lots of Stone and local Berliner Beers.same day'' The Beer Jesus From America'' was screened in one of the function room, documentary is based on real story of Greg Koch and his journey on bringing his experiences together and building Stone Brewing Berlin .
Stone Brewing 2nd Anniversary
The Mash Pit Brewing Comp