From 1891 to the late 1950's Brunswick, Maryland was the hub of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad boosting our six miles of railyard. The beloved fireman of the steam engine were often called "Ashcat", or the man who shoveled coal into the engine, which after a long day on the rails would leave him filthy from soot.
Tasting Notes - Bold malty flavors with a light hop finish.
2016 Maryland Comptroller's gold medal winner. Brunswick was once known as "Berlin" until 1832 when it was renamed "Barry" to avoid confusion with Worchester, Maryland's town, also named Berlin.
Tasting Notes - Don't let the color fool you. This medium color brown ale is so smooth with sweet hints of caramel you will be shocked it is not a light beer.
While we sit overlooking the Potomac River and C&O Canal, we figured there was no better way to honor our waterways then to name our signature beer after it.
Tasting Notes - Aromas of a hop field will delight your taste buds. Starts with a malt flavor, blending with the Falconer's Flight and Citra hops leaving you begging for another sip.
The ferry crossing connection of Brunswick to our German neighbors in Lovettsville along the Potomac River was known as the "German Crossing".
The railroad paralleling West Potomac Street served as an employment hub for Brunswick until the early 1980's. Now the MARC train carries passengers daily to DC.
Tasting Notes - Crisp, clean, bready, malt flavor with an easy finish.
2016 Maryland Comptroller's Silver Medal Winner
Tasting Notes - A straw colored beer with a floral aroma. Has a hint of Anise and stone fruit. Starts off fruity, turns spicy with a dry finish.
The name "Gandy Dancer" pays homage to the hardworking men who laid the tracks across this great country.
Tasting Notes - Full bodied smooth stout with a taste of sweet oats and slight bitter finish. It leads with aromas of coffee and chocolate.
Our brewer took his grandmother's award winning pumpkin pie recipe and turned it into a delicious beer. Cheers Granny!
Tasting Notes - A lightly hopped ale with a taste that brings you home for the season.
Delicious black IPA that is surprisingly smooth.
Tasting Notes - A dark IPA with a cascading tawny head. Its light fruity aroma leads to its robust Citra and Centennial hop taste. Looks like a stout, but drinks like an IPA.
4 month barrel aged porter in A. Smith Bowman Distillery barrels from Fredericksburg, VA. Like a drunken chocolate covered cherry. Named after our resident ghost, Walter Rice, who was a former firefighter out of the building
Traditional IPA made with a rye grain, adding a slightly spicy rye-bread flavor.
"Two potatoes are standing on the corner, how can you tell which one is a prostitute? The one that's yelling Idaho!!"
Tasting Notes - A single hopped session IPA using Idaho 7 hops. This juicy beer has a pronounced tropical fruit aroma with tasting hints of black tea.
Named for the lockhouse situated on the C& O Canal between Brunswick and Point of Rocks.
Tasting Notes - A heavy stout with a rich roasted malt flavor that leads to the toffee-type finish.
A copper colored, easy drinking amber ale with hints of caramel. It is single hopped with Willamette hops.
The Cow Catcher is the front fender-like part of the train to designed to push away anything blocking the tracks.
Tasting Notes - A sweet, malty beer with a subtle buttery taste. Germany’s version of a Czech Pilsner.
Maple Avenue splits East and West Brunswick.
Tasting Notes - This robust porter will have your tastebuds split on a breakfast enjoyment or an afternoon treat. Locally sourced molasses from the Catoctin Mountains is a mainstay ingredient which leads to this porter's maple finish.
This applewood smoked grain bill leads to a malty beer, making your taste buds wish there was just one more barbeque left in the season…
Tasting Notes - Distinctive smoke flavor
Charlie was Pauline’s husband, and he always asked for more so we upped Pauline’s Pumpkin Ale and gave it more grain and more goodness- leading to it’s higher ABV. and smooth taste
We fill 32 oz. or 64 oz. growlers. Growlers are TO-GO ONLY. Please ensure if you bring in your own growler, it is clean. We will not fill broken or dirty growlers. If your growler does not have a government warning, we are not able to fill it.