Pensacola, Florida
Tuesday June 19th 2018


Wish You Were Beer

A guide to local brews and booze
By Shelby Nalepa

A handful of new breweries and one of the area’s most popular beer fests are putting Pensacola on the map for craft beer connoisseurs. As more and more people are drinking local, brewers (and even craft spirit and mead makers) are meeting the demand with some unique and eco-friendly products.

The Main Event—Emerald Coast Beer Festival
The Staples—with Pensacola Bay Brewery, Gulf Coast Brewery and McGuire’s Irish Pub
Mad About Solar—with A Little Madness Brewing Company
‘Smart People Drink Local Beer’—with the Redneck Riviera Brewing Project
Perfect Plain Progress—with Perfect Plain Brewing Co.
Pensacola’s First Meadery—with Swan Neck Meadery & Winery
A Family Affair—with Rollins Distillery
Another Round?—A Regional Beer Festival Round Up