The last two remaining Humperdinks Brewery & Restaurant locations in Dallas (Northwest Highway) and Arlington closed this past weekend as the parent company Humperdinks of Texas slipped into bankruptcy. The original Dallas (Greenville Avenue) location closed abruptly last February pending a lease renewal. Not far from Globe Life Park and Six Flags over Texas, the … Continue reading
Celestial Beerworks opened this past weekend in Dallas’ Medical District. The brewery is a venture of Matt Reynolds, formerly brewer at Malai Kitchen in Dallas. Reynolds is a former mechanical engineer and a graduate of the American Brewers Guild program.
Oak Cliff Brewing Company opened this past weekend in the Oak Cliff community of southern Dallas. A multi-year project already plagued with setbacks, the new production brewery is the venture of long-time Oak Cliff resident Joel Denton and head brewer Todd Holder. The brewery and taproom are located in an historic warehouse currently under redevelopment at … Continue reading
Outfit Brewing opened this past week in an industrial park off I-35E in northwest Dallas. The venture is the first professional position for owner and brewer Jordan Young, who built his brewery in an empty warehouse owned by his family’s business.
Steam Theory Brewing Company opened this week in commercial space directly across from Dallas’ Trinity Groves restaurant incubator. The full-service restaurant and brewpub is the project of owners and local North Texas homebrewers Jonathan Barrows and Chuck Homola. To run the brewhouse, Barrows and Homola brought in award-winning brewer Kirk Roberts (formerly of Newport Beach … Continue reading
Oak Highlands Brewery held official grand opening celebrations last weekend at the brewery’s site in the Lake Highlands area of northwest Dallas. Owners and brewers Brad Mall and Derrin Williams made the move from homebrewers to professional with the investment of a number of local residents and the assistance of local brewing consultant John Sims.
Noble Rey Brewing Company opened this week with a debut of their taproom and brewery located in the north end of Dallas’ Design District. Several years in development with accompanying setback and delays, Noble Rey Brewing is the work of owners and brewers Chris Rigoulot and Justin Krey. Krey was formerly developing his own local … Continue reading
Braindead Brewing opened this week in Dallas after a weekend of private events and soft openings. The project of Dallas craft beer veterans Sam Wynne and Jeff Fryman, Braindead is the first brewpub to open in the Deep Ellum entertainment district in over a decade. Drew Huerter, formerly of Schlafly and nearby Deep Ellum Brewing, joined as a … Continue reading
Dallas’ Texas Ale Project hired Jason van Gilder as their new lead brewer in February, replacing original brewer Jan Matysiak. Van Gilder brings several years of local experience to the position with brewing duties at both Rahr & Sons Brewing and Lakewood Brewing within the past decade.
On Rotation opened this week in Dallas’ Lakewood District. A new brewpub concept by owners and brewers Lindsay and Jacob Sloan, On Rotation will be a self-described “craft beer laboratory” with a number of small-batch beers designed to change often as they continuously experiment with unique recipes and seasonal combinations. Their 40 taps will include a mix of house-brewed and … Continue reading