Hundreds of years ago, Scottish coastal farmers sowed their fields with abundant seaweed as a fertilizer. The briny seaweed imbued a unique flavor in their grain which the locals came to expect and enjoy in their beers and whiskeys. More »
For Mad Scientists Series #19 our brewers scoured dusty brewing tombs in ancient catacombs, and pored over old manuscripts by candlelight to unearth the historic recipe for the Finnish Sahti. Well… let’s just say we did our research. More »
The Brunswick Mum was a German ale brewed at a high gravity for export. In German it’s known as the Braunschweiger Mumme, with the second word pronounced moom-meh. In a cultural compromise, we’ve taken to calling our version the Brunswick Mumme.
The Braggot is a complex, full and nourishing drink of honey and barley that dates back as far as 12th century Ireland. A mead and ale hybrid that is abound in Norse Mythology, braggots were often mixed by innkeepers at the point of sale, with the option of additional herbs More »
The Mad Scientist series is back with another nearly forgotten style—the German Lichtenhainer. Reminiscent of the Grätzer, but more of a combination of a Berliner Weiss and Rauchbier, the Lichtenhainer is a sour smoked ale style from villages around Jena, Germany. The brew reached the height of its popularity in the 19th century, before petering out to near extinction in recent times. More »
The creation of Mad Scientists’ #15 actually began back in July 2012, when Sixpoint Brewery neighbors, Jessica Quon and Sabrina Valle of The Jam Stand, came in to collaborate on a pilot brew. The jam artists worked with the Mad Scientists to infuse jam into beer on the experimental, half barrel pilot system, reserved for innovation on the small scale. More »
- First Friday Happy HourSixpoint + First Fridays + Milkboy = Center City's Best Monthly Happy Hour! This year we're spicing up our special!!! Along with the $3 Selected draft you've come to know and love we're adding a $6 Sixpoint City-Wide Special!! That's right, a glass of the selected draft and a shot of bourbon for just $6!!! On the turntables will be MVPinch Hitter DJ ElectroBecker!MilkBoy Philadelphia, 1100 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, United States
- Sixpoint and the Porch Present : Beerlympics!The Porch and Sixpoint have teamed up for a killer Beer - Olympics event involving everyone's favorite drinking games.On tap : Crisp,Bengali and Brett Safe!!Nano Kegs : Jammer and 4Beans!The Porch, 429 Caroline Street, Key West, FL 33040, United States