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To support the ALS Association, the Fireman's Brew team took the Ice Bucket Challenge from deep inside our 42 degree cooler.
Fireman's Brew founder and LA-based firefighter/paramedic Rob Nowaczyk then issued a challenge to the Anheuser Busch - the King of Beers to take the Ice Bucket Challenge in the next 24 hrs.
It's been a busy Summer for Fireman's Brew!
Over the past few months, we've to be featured in some great publications and outlets - here's a quick recap of the some of the highlights:
- The Tasting Room with Tom Leykis caught up with Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk and firefighter/chef Moe Bernard to talk craft beer and food/beer pairing.
Building on this year's momentum, we are pleased to announce that Fireman's Brew has expanded into the great state of Michigan.
Through an agreement with the state's leading distributor, Great Lakes Wine & Spirits, Fireman's Brew will soon be available on draught or in bottles throughout the Upper and Lower Peninsula.
“2014 Continues to be another break-out year, and with our expansion into Michigan we are now one step closer in our goal of developing Fireman’s... [more]
Not to be outdone by the Silver Medal win at the San Diego Intl Beer Competition, Fireman's Brew: Blonde took home the GOLD in the American Pilsner category, while Fireman's Brew: Brunette took home a SILVER in the Doublebock category at the 2014 Los Angeles International Beer Competition.
Now in its 15th Year, the LA International Beer Competition is considered one of the premier Beer Competitions in California.
For a complete lising of all the winners check... [more]
We are pleased to announce that Fireman's Brew: Redhead was awarded a Silver Medal in the Amber Lager category at the San Diego International Beer Competition!
Now in its eighth year, breweries from around the world submitted more than 900 beers into this year's competition, with only a select few coming out on top.
Awards for each of the Beer Style categories will be presented on Sat. June 21st at the SD International Beer Festival
Fireman's Brew, a Los Angeles-based craft beer company founded by two firefighters, today announced that it is conducting a private stock offering for California residents.
In accordance with the provision of the California Corporations Code Section 25102(n), the Company is offering 1,000,000 Shares of Common Stock at $1.00 per Share for an aggregate offering price of $1,000,000. The minimum purchase is 5,000 Shares for $5,000. Prospective investors must be residents of the state of California and... [more]
Through a new distribution partnership with Southern Wine & Spirits, CA - Fireman's Brew award-winning beers will soon be available throughout Northern California, helping to strengthen our distribution throughout the Golden State.
"I'm thrilled that craft beer fans from Humboldt down to Monterey County will soon be able to get their first taste of Fireman's Brew - one of the fastest growing craft beer brands in Southern California." said Rob Nowaczyk, founder of Fireman's Brew.
Added Roger... [more]
We are thrilled to announce the expansion of Fireman's Brew into Ohio!
For the launch into the Buckeye state, we've teamed up with three of Ohio's leading distibutors - Beverage Distributors Inc., Tramonte Distributing and Classic Brands.
“We’re excited to be launching our beers throughout Ohio in a coordinated fashion with three of the state’s largest distributors,” said Rob Nowaczyk, founder of Fireman’s Brew. “Fireman’s Brew continues to receive a great response from consumers across the Midwest,... [more]
Good news San Diego craft beer fans - Fireman's Brew has strengthened its distribution throughout San Diego county with the addition of Crest Beverage.
"As a craft beer hub, San Diego has always been a strategic priority for us," noted Roger Baer, CEO of Fireman's Brew "We're excited to partner with one of the county's largest distributors to help build the Fireman's Brew brand throughout the market."
Now, together with our other Southern California distributors including Allied... [more]
Looking for some great food & beer pairing tips to make your Superbowl party a hit?
Fireman's Brew and KCAL9 News has you covered - with two of our firefighters Rob Nowaczyk & Mauricio Benard stopping by the studio today to share some pairing tips and delicious new recipes, each featuring one of Fireman's Brew award-winning beers.
Check out the video on cbs.losangeles.com
We are thrilled to announce the expansion of Fireman's Brew into Kansas!
For our launch into the Jayhawker state, we've teamed up with Kansas' leading full-line distributors - Standard Beverage.
"2014 is off to a great start and looks to continue the momentum we've built over the past few years," commented Rob Nowaczyk, founder of Fireman's Brew. "Kansas not only marks the thirteenth state we've expanded into, but takes us one step closer to achieving our goal... [more]
Fireman's Brew fans - December is turning out to be one holiday month to remember.
Just last week, Maxim Magazine featured Fireman's Brew in an article profiling craft beer & food companies who make giving back to causes they believe in part of their mission.
And, earlier this month, Fireman's Brew took home two new Silver Medals at the 2013 World Beer Championships!
+ Firemans Brew: Blonde - Earned a Silver Medal and 86 Rating (Highly... [more]
We're thrilled to announce that in the latest issue of Chilled Magazine - Fireman's Brew was featured with a two page Brewery Profile.
Dedicated to staying on the cutting edge of Beer, Wine and Spirit trends, Chilled Magazine features the latest products and the personalities behind the brands that are creating buzz across the country.
Check the Fireman's Brew article from the latest issue of Chilled Magazine - available at Newstands Now
Click on each page... [more]
On this morning's "Success from Scratch" segment (KFI AM 640) - legendary LA talk radio host Bill Handel talked with Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk about how he turned a homebrewing hobby into one of the fastest craft beer brands today.
To listen to the full segment - Click Here
Fireman's Brew made a guest appearance on last night's episode of Mike & Molly (CBS). Now with an actor's resume that includes appearances on The Big Bang Theory, Two and a Half Men and The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, I think we're about ready for our big screen debut!
Check out more pics from last night's episode on the Fireman's Brew Facebook Page
And thanks to everyone for sharing their screenshots!
We are pleased to announce that Fireman's Brew has raised over $3,800 for the Yarnell Hill NFFF Hero Fund.
Through your generous donations at the West Hills Pizza Night, Tilted Kilt Valencia Fundraiser, Barney's Beanery, Beer Festivals and direct contributions from Fireman's Brew, we were able to raise some much needed funds to support the surviving families of the 19 Granite Mountain Hot Shots Crew... [more]
Check out the latest Fireman's Brew Press Coverage below:
- Las Vegas Review Journal - Featuring interview quotes with Rob Nowaczyk and David Johnson on the growth of craft beer in major league stadiums
- NBWA TV - Inteview with Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk from the floor of the NBWA Convention
- American Craft Beer - Check out a 2 Part Series Profile, Review and Interview with Rob Nowaczyk
We are pleased to announce the expansion of Fireman's Brew into the great state of Hawaii.
To launch Fireman's Brew into the "Aloha State" we've partnered up with one of the country's largest distributors - Southern Wine & Spirits and Aloha Importing and Brokerage. Soon, craft beer lovers across the islands will be able to enjoy an award-winning Fireman's Brew!
"Hawaii not only marks the twelfth state that Fireman's Brew has expanded into over the past year,... [more]
Fireman's Brew rapid expansion continues with the addition of New York. Through our distribution partner Phoenix Beehive Beverages, craft beer lovers across the "Empire State" are now able to enjoy an award-winning Fireman's Brew at their favorite restaurant/bar or store.
Just last month, we announced our expansion into Iowa, Virginia and Oklahoma - and with the addition of New York, Fireman's Brew is now available coast-to-coast across 11 states.
"With its proud heritage of firefighters and a... [more]
We are pleased to announce that beer industry veteran Don Lake has joined Fireman's Brew as our new EVP of National Sales
As reported in Brewbound.com - Don stengthens the company's leadership team, bringing with him a wealth of sales and marketing leadership experience with craft, import and domestic beer brands. Prior to joining Fireman's Brew, Don held senior level positions at Anheuser-Busch, Coors Brewing, Labatt USA, The Gambrinus Company and Warsteiner-USA.
"Don has been... [more]
Fireman's Brew Fans,
We are pleased to announce the details of our latest expansion into Iowa, Virginia and Oklahoma. Through distribution agreements with L&L Distributing (IA), Virginia Imports (VA) and Quality Beverage (OK), consumers across each of these great states will soon be able to enjoy an ice-cold Fireman's Brew.
These states join Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, Illinois, Nebraska and Rhode Island - and bring the total to nine states that Fireman's Brew has expanded into in... [more]
In the July 15th edition of the Los Angeles Business Journal - Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk, COO David Johnson and our new EVP of National Sales Don Lake talk about the company's rapid expansion, focus on growing Fireman's Brew into a national brand and the success of the Private Stock Offering.
"Our goal has always been to... [more]
Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk and firefighter/chef Mauricio Bernard stopped by KCAL 9 News at Noon to share 4th of July BBQ and Beer Pairing tips!
Check out the video at cbs.losangeles.com and to spice up your next BBQ, check out three new recipes each featuring Fireman's Brew award-winning beers
Fireman's Brew: Blonde - Grilled Bratwursts & Creole Mustard Sauce
Fireman's Brew fans - we're pleased to announce that Fireman's Brew took home top honors at the 2013 San Diego International Beer Competition.
Considered one of the most respected beer competitions in the U.S., and featuring a field of over 175 beers from around the world, we're thrilled that two of Fireman's Brew signature beers were able to take the podium:
- Gold Medal Ribbon - Fireman's Brew: Brunette - German Style Bock Category
- Silver... [more]
We are excited to announce the expansion of Fireman's Brew into Rhode Island! For our launch into the "Ocean State" we've partnered up with Johnson Brothers of Rhode Island, one of the largest beverage distributors in the country. Rhode Island marks the sixth new state outside of California to carry Fireman's Brew.
Looking for Fireman's Brew - head over to the Brew Finder to find where Fireman's Brew is sold near you!
To learn more... [more]
To kick off summer and get you ready for a great Memorial Day BBQ - Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk and fellow firefighter/bbq chef Mo Bernard stopped by NBC4 "Today in L.A." to share grilling and food/beer pairing tips.
Mo also shared some special recipes that he created with each of the Fireman's Brew beers- check them out via the links below:
We're pleased to announce that Fireman's Brew: Brunette was awarded 1st Place - Beer Taste Winner, at the recent Taste of Huntington Beach.
Our Brunette's win marked the second consequtive year that Fireman's Brew has taken home the 1st Place Ribbon at this annual Wine/Beer & Food festival.
Last year, Fireman's Brew: Redhead took home the honors. Thanks to everyone who came out - and we'll see you next year.
Check out more photos from the... [more]
Great news Fireman's Brew fans! Now you can enjoy an ice-cold Fireman's Brew: Brunette with a Dodger Dog next time you head out to Dodger Stadium!
Featured in the Think Blue Bars located at the end of the concourse on the Loge Level, you'll find Fireman's Brew on tap along with a great selection of other local craft beer favorites.
The LA Times recently featured Fireman's Brew in their profile of the new craft beer selections at... [more]
With our expansion into five new states over the past six months, 325%+ growth in sales and private stock offering avaiable for CA qualified investors - Fireman's Brew rapid growth has caught the attention of the media. Earlier this month Fireman's Brew was featured on the influential trade website Craft Brewing Business, followed by an article in the latest issue of the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. Check out both articles... [more]
We are thrilled to announce that on your next trip out to Las Vegas you'll be able to enjoy an ice-cold Fireman's Brew! As the fifth new state outside of California to carry Fireman's Brew - the "Silver State" joins our growing network of markets for Fireman's Brew award-winning beer.
For our expansion into Southern Nevada, we've teamed up with Johnson Brothers of Nevada, one of the top beverage distributors in the country.
To learn more about... [more]
We're teaming up with the guys over at Firehouse Chefs to bring you delicious custom recipes throughout the year featuring Fireman's Brew.
Combining their love for cooking with years of fire service dedication - the Firehouse Chefs gourmet food truck and catering service is quickly becoming one of the most talked about outfits in Los Angeles. Headed by Eddie Sell (Fire Captain, Long Beach FD), Firehouse Chefs unique take on food is inspired by their experience... [more]
We are pleased to announce Nebraska as latest addition in our growing network of markets for Fireman's Brew award-winning beers. For the distribution of Fireman's Brew throughout the Cornhusker State, we've teamed up with Johnson Brothers of Nebraska - one of the top beverage distributors in the country. Nebraska marks the fourth state outside of California to carry Fireman's Brew, and we're excited that very soon craft beer fans throughout the state will soon be... [more]
Fireman's Brew, a Los Angeles-based craft beer company founded by two firefighters, today announced that it is conducting a private offering of stock for California residents.
In accordance with the provisions of the California Corporations Code Section 25102(n), the Company is offering 6,250,000 Shares of Common Stock at $0.80 per Share for an aggregate offering price of $5,000,000. The minimum purchase is 6,250 Shares for $5,000. Prospective investors must be residents of the state of California... [more]
Fireman's Brew fans. We are pleased to announce the details on our recent multi-state expansion.
Over the course of just a few short months, we've added key distribution partners in Illinois, Colorado and Arizona - and have achieved a significant milestone in building Fireman's Brew into a National Brand. Now, beer drinkers from Chicago to Denver to Phoenix, and back to LA can enjoy any one of our award-winning beers on-tap at their favorite restaurant/bar or... [more]
Just a few months back we announced our expansion into Colorado, followed more recently by our expasion into Illinois. Now, we're excited to announce that Fireman's Brew has secured a distribution agreement with one of Arizona's largest beer distributors - Alliance Beverage Co., to distribute our three award-winning beers thoughout the great state of Arizona.
For more information - click HERE to read the Official Press Release
Great News Fireman's Brew Fans - next time you're in Chicago be sure to ask for an ice-cold Fireman's Brew!
Just last month we announced our expansion into Colorado, and this month we've started shipping our award-winning craft beers into the great state of Illinois.
Illinois has always been known for its strong Firefighter community & heritage, and for Fireman's Brew entry into Illinois we've teamed up with two of the state's top craft beer distributors -... [more]
Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk and Chef Dennis Cruz from Fukuburger LA stopped by the KCAL 9 News Studio to share tips for successful food and beer pairings at your next tailgate party. Check out the video from the show's segment below.
For a limited time - order any Fukuburger and a Fireman's Brew beer and Fukuburger LA will donate $1 to the Los Angeles Firemen's Relief Association - Widows, Orphans and Disabled Firemen's Fund. Offer Good through... [more]
We are very excited to announce that Fireman's Brew award-winning craft beers are now available throughout the great state of Colorado.
Colorado is consider to be one of the leading states in the craft beer movement, and we're thrilled to be teaming up with one of the state's top beer distributors - Republic National Distributing to help extinguish their beer enthusiasts thirst. After only a few weeks of sales, Fireman's Brew is now available at on and off-premise locations throughout Denver, Boulder, Ft. Collins and Colorado Springs -... [more]
Good News Fireman's Brew fans!
Now you can find our three hand-crafted beers (Blonde, Brunette and Redhead) at your local Sprouts Farmers Market.
And, as a special bonus - six packs of Fireman's Brew are on sale for only $7.99 (limited time offer)
Visit Sprouts.com to find a location near you
In the Latest Best of LA series - CBS Los Angeles named Fireman's Brew one of the "Best Homegrown Craft Beers in Los Angeles"
Here's what they had to say:
Put out the firey heat of summer with one of Fireman’s Brews three
varieties– The microbrewey was founded more than 10 years ago by two Los
Angeles firemen, one of whom, Rob Nowaczyk, is stationed in West Hollywood.... [more]
In the latest issue of Draft Magazine, Fireman's Brew Blonde earned a 91 Rating, saying "Clean and crisp, Fireman's Brew Blonde displays the best qualities of a lager." We've always said that our Blonde is the perfect summertime beer for backyard bar-b-ques and it looks like Draft Magazine agrees!
Check out the full review at Draft Magazine:
This past 4th of July, Rob from Fireman's Brew joined our new favorite Chef Alejandra Schrader to serve up some grilling and food & beer pairing tips on the Today In LA (KNBC LA) morning show.
Check out the video here:
After facing some stiff competition, we are pleased to announce that our Fireman's Brew: Brunette and Fireman's Brew: Redhead have both earned Silver Medals in the 2012 World Beer Championships hosted by the Beverage Tasting Institute. We've posted the BTI judges review cards below and look for a listing of all of the winners in the May/June issue of All About Beer Magazine. Cheers!
Fireman's Brew: Brunette - Silver Medal (88 BTI Rating) - Dopplebock Category
Fireman's Brew:... [more]
Congratulations to Fireman's Brew own Johnny Ahten who took the podium at the 2012 IHRA Nitro Jam in Tucson, AZ.
Winning his second Nitro Jam Ironman trophy, Johnny defeated Bill Evans in the Pro Fuel finals to take home the win.
Check out the article below to read more about the race - and to learn more about Johnny Ahten Racing - visit his Racer Page on the CleanBoost Oil site.
At this past weekend's annual Bock Fest 2012 - Fireman's Brew Brunette went up against the best Domestic and German Bock beers around - took home Best Bock of the show!
Voted on by a panel of Beer Experts, Celebrities and Wine connoisseurs, our Brunette took home the event's esteemed Bockfest Beer Champion of the World 2012 Cup.
Thanks to everyone who came out and supported us, the judges and our tireless staff (DJ & David)!
Here's your chance to try out Fireman's Brew delicious Root Beer and save some money!
Just click on the coupon below, print it out and take it into any Rocket Fizz location and save 50 Cents OFF your next purchase of Fireman's Brew: Root Beer.
Feel Free to share this offer with family & friends - Cheers!
To find a Rocket Fizz location near you - visit their website
Fireman's Brew fans - our First Quarterly Newsletter is available HERE
Inside you'll find behind the scenes info on Fireman's Brew, latest news coverage and more information on upcoming events.
Enjoy the read and feel free to drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or feedback.
Special Thanks to everyone who attended this year's Fireman's Brew Christmas Party. It was a great opportunity to reflect on this past year, celebrate the seaon, and connect with friends new and old. Never one to miss a great party - Splash Magazine was on hand enjoying the festivities and interviewing Rob & some of the guys behind Fireman's Brew.
Check Out the Splash Magazine Article HERE:
At Crave Online, their Chief of Staff for beer reviews (aka The Beer Doctor), recently posted a review and recommendation for Fireman's Brew Brunette - saying:
"One of these great (craft) beers is Fireman's Brew - Brunette...a strong lager with a malty taste with chocolate notes. The Brunette is creamy and very smooth, but not too sweet."
Beer Doctor - Cheers and keep up the great work!
The article goes on to profile Fireman's Brew... [more]
This past Monday on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (Bravo), Fireman's Brew made a guest appearance both in bottles and in-person.
At Kennedy's over-the-top Rodeo themed Birthday Party - adult party guests enjoyed some ice-cold Fireman's Brew, while later in the episode Fireman's Brew founder (and full-time Firefighter/Paramedic) Rob Nowaczyk made an impromptu appearance to come to the aid of an injured kid.
Hey, as this reality show depicts - life in Beverly Hills can be... [more]
We had a chance to catch up with the New Brew Thursday guys out at the OC Brew Ha Ha (Sept. 10th). This year's event was one of the best beer festivals of the year - and all for a great cause. The NBT guys were on-hand filming highlights from the festivities and stopped by our booth to sample Fireman's Brew Brunette and chat with FB Founder Rob Nowaczyk.
Pour yourself a frosty beverage and check... [more]
Ten Southern California Firefighters will soon be going on the ride of their lives - cycling across the U.S. to honor those whose lives were lost 10 years ago on 9/11.
Setting off July 24th from Hollywood, the Ride for 9-11 team will cycle 3,308 miles across the heartland of America - ending at the FDNY Firefighter Memorial on Sept. 9th.
Throughout their journey, they'll be raising funds for two extraordinary charities - [more]
The Beers in Paradise guys were out at the recent BockFest - sampling the best Bock beers from around the world.
They stopped by the Fireman's Brew booth for a taste of Fireman's Brew Brewnette and interview with founder Rob Nowaczyk.
Check out the Beers In Paradise Website to view the Interview Video
Check out the latest Crude Brew Crew Podcast for an interview with Rob, Dave and Chris from Fireman's Brew.
The guys hung out with the Crude Brew Crew - sampling some tasty Fireman's Brew and talking craft beers, firefighting and whole lot more.
Created by Home Brewing / Craft Beer enthusiasts, the Crude Brew Crew is... [more]
Fireman's Brew Fans,
We've been hearing from a number of you that recently you've been having difficulty finding our beer. We appreciate your feedback and share your frustration, but wanted to let you know that help is on the way.
2010 was an extraordinary year of growth for Fireman's Brew - in which we more than doubled the amount of beer that we produced. But, because of even stronger demand - from folks just like yourself, it... [more]
Fireman's Brew made a guest appearance on the Jan. 17th episode of Two and a Half Men! In the liquor store scene where Charlie bumps into Rose you can see Fireman's Brew six pack and case boxes on the shelves in the background.
Like a lot of Hollywood stories - getting onto the show was one of those right place/right time opportunities - but hopefully we can turn our small bit role into a larger role... [more]
The Los Angeles Times today awarded Fireman's Brew Brewnette as the Beer of the Month for November - rating it 5 Stars!
"[Fireman's Brew] Brewnette's maltiness and mild hopping make it a comfortable foil for everything."
We couldn't agree more, we handcraft Fireman's Brew Brewnette using imported hops and eight kinds of malt, to give it its rich flavors & bold textures, but with a nice sense of balance. It's the perfect complement to your... [more]
CNBC recently ran an article covering the phenomenal growth of the craft beer category. Thought we'd pass along an excerpt - click on the link below to read the full article and view their on-air segment.
"At time when beer sales as a whole are declining, craft beer sales are surging. According to the Brewers Association, the craft brewing industry grew 9 percent by volume and 12 percent by retail... [more]
September 11th was a busy day for Fireman's Brew - and all for a great cause!
While a bunch of us were down in Irvine pouring beers at the OC Brew HaHa Beer Festival (to benefit the OC Fire Authority's Relief Fund), FB's Brian Stace was up in Malibu where he joined actor Gary Sinise, music legend Glen Campbell and over 700 motorcycle riders for the Ride to the Flags event to honor victims of the Sept. 11th... [more]
Fireman's Brew Partners with Country Music Artist Brian Stace
Fireman’s Brew is proud to announce its newest promotional sponsorship with Country Music Artist Brian Stace. We are incredibly excited about the opportunity to work with and hope that this leads to a long, successful relationship for both of us. Brian’s great music, work ethic, patriotism and commitment to giving back fall right in line... [more]
July 2010 was one of the most exciting month's in Fireman's Brew history!
We started off the month welcoming a new member to the family and ended up the month hosting our first firefighter bachelor auction - and raising thousands of dollars for some great firefighter relief organizations! Along the way, we launched our new website, took home a Bronze Medal at the Los Angeles International Beer Competition and found time to sponsor our first Minor League... [more]
Fireman's Brew is pleased to announce our sponsorship of the Orange County Flyers - minor league baseball team.
Now, when you head out to the ballpark, you can enjoy an ice-cold Fireman's Brew while cheering on the OC Flyers.
The OC Flyers compete in the ten team Golden Baseball League, the premier independent league in the country, and include many ex-MLB players and future MLB prospects. The OC Flyers play their home games at UC... [more]
Recently, the Los Angeles Times - Business Section featured a front page article on Fireman's Brew.
The article included interviews with Fireman's Brew founder Rob Nowaczyk and Fireman's Brew COO David Johnson, along with background on the company, our phenomenal growth and our charitable contributions.
To view the online version of the article - click HERE.
Taking on stiff competition - Fireman's Brew Blonde earned a Bronze Medal at the 2010 Los Angeles International Beer Competition in the "German-Style Pilsener" category.
The competition, produced in association with the upcoming L.A. County Fair, featured beers from around the country competing for medals in over 65 different Categories. Now's the fun part - Public Tasting of all of the beers from the competition will take place during the L.A. County... [more]
We hope you like our new and improved website! It should make it easier for you to see what we're up to on a daily basis... AND make it easier to find our beer!
Feel free to leave us a comment in the section below and let us know what you think.
Healthy, Whole Foods... and drinks! Stop by your local Whole Foods for Fireman's Brew! Find the locations near you that already have the product in stock in the BREWFINDER and ask for it at the one's that don't have it yet!