BREWERS AND DISTILLERS

Use the drop down navigation bar to find your favorite brewers and distillers by region or name. Learn more about them and during the tasting event!

ANCHORAGE REGION

ANCHORAGE DISTILLERY

Anchorage Distillery produces world-class spirits right in the heart of Alaska’s biggest city. As a true craft distillery we source 100% locally grown grain and some of the purest water in the world to create our award-winning spirits

BROKEN TOOTH BREWING

Broken Tooth Brewing is a production brewery in Anchorage, Alaska. You can find their beers at Moose’s Tooth Pub & Pizzeria, as well as the Bear Tooth Theatrepub & Grill.

Cynosure Brewing

Serving Belgian-style ales and sociable lagers with a focus on balance and drinkability. Find us in Anchorage’s SoMiTo district (South of Midtown)..

DOUBLE SHOVEL CIDER COMPANY

Our mission is to join the battle for the rejuvenation of American hard cider by hand-crafting superior cider for the superior person using ingredients emblematic of Alaska.

We have already begun crafting delicious, naturally gluten-free hard ciders right here in Anchorage by combining hand-picked Alaska apples, berries, and syrups with Washington apples. Look for our ciders and Tap Room to launch in Spring 2016.

GIRDWOOD BREWING COMPANY

Founded by twin-brothers, brew engineers Rory and Brett Marenco, social drinking advocate Josh Hegna, and chief tasting officers Amy Shimek and Karl McLaughlin, Girdwood Brewing Company is a stones throw from Alyeska Resort. Nestled in scenic Girdwood, Alaska, Girdwood Brewing Company is a brewery with a powder addiction.

GLACIER BREWHOUSE

The Glacier BrewHouse, established in 1996 by Chris Anderson and Bob Acree, is an upscale brewpub located in the heart of downtown Anchorage, Alaska. The brewery is a 15bbl single infusion mash system and constantly ranks in the top ten (out of about 1,200) in the United States for brewpub beer production. The brewery specializes in English and American West Coast style beers along with an elaborate oak aging program.

KING STREET BREWING COMPANY

Shane Kingry and Dana Walukiewicz founded King Street Brewing Company with the goal to make malts shine and hops sing. Since 2011, people have flocked to the brewery nestled in south Anchorage for a glimpse at what some were calling sorcery. Their beers are only found in a handful of establishments in South Central Alaska.

MIDNIGHT SUN BREWING COMPANY

Since firing up its brew kettle in 1995, Midnight Sun Brewing Company has become a serious yet creative force on the American brewing front. From concept to glass, Midnight Sun relies on an “art marries science” approach, mixing tradition with innovation, to design and craft bold, distinctive beers for Alaska…and beyond.

We at Midnight Sun find inspiration in the untamed spirit and rugged beauty of the Last Frontier and develop unique beers with equally appealing names and labels. But the company’s true focus remains in its dedication to producing consistently high-quality beers that provide exciting flavor and satisfying refreshment in all seasons.

ODD MAN RUSH BREWING

Odd Man Rush Brewing is a small neighborhood craft brewery located in Eagle River, Alaska, opened in September 2015. Our beers represent our interpretation of craft brewing. We brew both beers that are true to style as well as unique ales that showcase our creativity and passion for brewing.

MATSU REGION

BEARPAW RIVER BREWING COMPANY

Bearpaw River Brewing Company is a small brewery and taproom set right in the heart of the Mat-Su Valley. It’s run by four brothers who like to drink fresh, hand-crafted beer, and who are happy to share what they don’t drink themselves. Mighty generous of them.

Bleeding Heart Brewing Company

Bleeding Heart Brewery is Alaska’s smallest production brewery, tucked away on an original colonial homestead farm in Palmer.  Our mission is to create unique, high quality, reserve style ales and lagers in order to bring new craft drinkers and seasoned “craft life” veterans together, push the limits of craft brewing in Alaska, and to laugh at satire around damn good beer.

DENALI BREWING COMPANY

Denali Brewing Company is a locally owned microbrewery located in Talkeetna, Alaska, in the heart of the upper Susitna Valley. At Denali Brewing Company we use only the finest ingredients to craft the kinds of honest beers you like to drink. Cheers!

INTERIOR REGION

ARCTIC HARVEST

Arctic Harvest was established in 2014 as a true farm-to-bottle distillery in North Pole, Alaska. Going back to the roots, Arctic Harvest is a family owned and operated business striving to handcraft the finest Alaska Grown spirits. Arctic Harvest is located on a 350 acre farm just outside of North Pole, Alaska. In true pioneer spirit we do it all; from planting and fertilizing the field, to harvesting and malting the grain, and fermenting and distilling the mash. The whole cycle is completed at our facility.

GAKONA BREWING COMPANY

Gakona is an Athabascan term for “Rabbit River”. Who doesn’t love our furry little friends, especially when they are relaxing and enjoying our favorite brew! Currently we are only producing 2 varieties of Beer, an India Pale Ale (IPA) and a Fruit Wheat Beer with various different fruits per batch ( Blueberry, Raspberry, Blackberry and a combination of the 3).

HOARFROST DISTILLING

Hoarfrost Distilling makes vodka by hand in Fairbanks, Alaska.

We work with grain and pure Alaskan water to create world class vodka..

HOODOO BREWING COMPANY

Local, fresh beer brewed in the heart of Alaska, using the world’s finest ingredients – welcome to HooDoo Brewing Co.

SILVER GULCH BREWING

The recipes used in the Silver Gulch Brewing line of beers come from the owner, Glenn Brady. He crafts our beers to please the five senses, not necessarily to meet beer-style guidelines. America’s most Northern brewery.

KENAI REGION

GRACE RIDGE BREWING COMPANY

The Stead Family is proud to bring you Grace Ridge Brewing Co.
It all started when Sherry bought a unique Christmas present in 1988, a 5-gallon home brew kit, and that present is still in use today! However, we have now expanded to a brand-new 3 barrel system to provide you with the highest quality of beer.e.

HOMER BREWING COMPANY

We are a production brewery with a retail area that sells beers directly from the taps by the ½ gallon growler or 16 & 32 oz bottle to go. “Fresh Traditional Country Ales To Go”.

KENAI RIVER BREWING COMPANY

Kenai River Brewing Company is a microbrewery specializing in handcrafted ales. Compliment your adventure, whether fishing, hiking, snow machining, or just relaxing, with freshly brewed beer.

KODIAK ISLAND BREWING COMPANY

Founded by Ben Millstein in 2003, Kodiak Island Brewing Company started with a humble home brewing passion & a great dream. Today it supplies locals & tourists with a wide variety of premium craft beers. As the first and only brewery on Alaskas’s emerald island, KIBC nurtures craft beer culture in this frontier paradise with innovation, quality, and tradition.

SOUTHEAST REGION

ALASKAN BREWING COMPANY

In December 1986, Alaskan Brewing Co. officially began operations when Geoff, Marcy and 10 volunteers spent 12 hours hand packaging the first 253 cases of Alaskan Amber for distribution in Juneau, Alaska. From that very humble beginning, Alaskan Brewing Co. has grown to become one of the most award-winning craft breweries in the history of the Great American Beer Festival and expanded distribution to 19 states

AMALGA DISTILLERY

At Amalga Distillery, our spirits are inspired by our landscape and our resources. When your inspiration is Juneau, Alaska, the bar is set high.

BARANOF ISLAND BREWING COMPANY

Baranof Island Brewing Co. is owned, operated, sampled and sold by Sitkan beer lovers, Rick and Suzan. When they opened the brewery in 2010, enthusiastic townspeople drank up the supply so quickly, they immediately had to ramp up the capacity of their operations. Now that they can keep the thirsty locals satisfied (look for BIBCo. on tap at local restaurants), they are ready to share with you their passion for really good hand-crafted beer. Brew nerds will appreciate that every unfiltered 310-gallon batch is a combination of pure, glacier-fed Alaskan water and a blend of gourmet malts and hops, lovingly selected by our brew master.

PORT CHILKOOT DISTILLERY

Located in the historical Port Chilkoot area of Haines in Southeast Alaska, Port Chilkoot Distillery is an artisanal micro-distillery owned and operated by husband-and-wife team Sean Copeland and Heather Shade.

SKAGWAY SPIRITS

We are a small, family run distillery. Crafting spirits inspired by the wild terrain of Alaska and perfected along the water that feed the longest fjord in North America. We’ve done our best to capture the unique spirit of the tiny place we call home, and so far are quite pleased with the results.