Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > Northern Brewer Milwaukee
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 08-06-2009, 03:37 PM   #1
huknbuk
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Belgium, WI
Posts: 33
Default Northern Brewer Milwaukee

Press Release - Milwaukee Expansion

I don't know if this has been covered here. I tried a search and found nothing- doesn't mean I didn't miss it. Anyway, this looks pretty cool. Does anyone have any knowledge of where the location is going to be?


huknbuk is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2009, 03:42 PM   #2
huknbuk
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Belgium, WI
Posts: 33
Default

Sorry, it looks like it was updated...
"The 11,000-square foot space, located at 1306 S 108th Street"

Later it still says...
"The exact address of the Milwaukee store has yet to be announced".


huknbuk is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2009, 03:54 PM   #3
Boerderij_Kabouter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Boerderij_Kabouter's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Posts: 8,467
Liked 136 Times on 111 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default

Awesome!!!
Boerderij_Kabouter is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2009, 06:27 PM   #4
kevin9167
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Posts: 81
Default

Agreed, awesome.

Though I have to say we are already blessed with several homebrew stores in the area. I'm curious what kind of impact this will have on them. By my count, there's 7 others within 45-60 minute drive.


========================
Milwaukee Area Home Brew Shops
========================
Home Brewing Depot - West Allis
The Purple Foot - West Allis (I think)
Market Basket - Brookfield
Brew n Grow - Brookfield
Frugal HomeBrewer - Waukesha

And a bit further...
Bitter Creek Homebrew - Slinger
Cedarburg Homebrew and Wine - Cedarburg
kevin9167 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2009, 06:28 PM   #5
Boerderij_Kabouter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Boerderij_Kabouter's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Posts: 8,467
Liked 136 Times on 111 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default

I agree it will be interesting to see.
Boerderij_Kabouter is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2009, 11:42 PM   #6
sonetlumiere85
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 389
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

Default

I'm one of the new employees of this location, I'm so excited! It's going to be great! I saw the inside briefly during my interview, and it's a great amount of space.
sonetlumiere85 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2009, 02:38 PM   #7
shortyjacobs
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Twin Cities, MN
Posts: 2,512
Liked 32 Times on 32 Posts
Likes Given: 3

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sonetlumiere85 View Post
I'm one of the new employees of this location, I'm so excited! It's going to be great! I saw the inside briefly during my interview, and it's a great amount of space.
Lucky dog! That'd be a great place to work.

My buddy (who lives in Milwaukee), was jealous that I go right by NB in St. Paul on my way home from work....now he's getting what sounds like a nicer store than the original NB!! (Plus he lives about 5 minutes south of Greenfield on Hwy. 100....so nice and close)
shortyjacobs is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2009, 04:48 AM   #8
sonetlumiere85
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 389
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

Default

Yeah, I'm really excited about it. The only problem now is that I need a place to live! My wife and I are living in the Chicago burbs now, but if any Milwaukee residents have advice, it'd be much appreciated! We like the look and prices of River West, but have heard about the shootings too. Washington Heights seems neat too?
sonetlumiere85 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2009, 12:32 AM   #9
jmilton1987
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Milwaukee, WI (Riverwest)
Posts: 127
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

I live in riverwest and it is a great community. Those two shootings this summer were isolated incidents, sadly one of which took the life of an aquaintance. I can say though that ever since I moved to this side of town I have had nothing but great neighbors and good times. Also a plus is that there are a lot of homebrewers in this area I know of 3 within walking distance from my place. Also one of the guys who home brews here gives anyone who wants hops rhizomes just so that they will grow and all will have more hops, but he also hosts the community graden so he is kinda giving like that. Just don't let those incidents influence your decision.
jmilton1987 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2009, 04:33 PM   #10
Boerderij_Kabouter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Boerderij_Kabouter's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Posts: 8,467
Liked 136 Times on 111 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default

+1 on Riverwest being my favorite place int he city. Best people, most open minded, best community, best bars/venues, tons of live music, no up tight d-bags.

Grand opening announced!

http://www.northernbrewer.com/brewin...-press-release


Boerderij_Kabouter is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Brewer+Nut Brown Ale Extract Kit+Northern Brewer Brewfyre Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12 02-24-2010 03:12 PM
Northern Brewer Kass_Brauhaus General Beer Discussion 18 10-02-2009 05:01 PM
Another Milwaukee Brewer MilwaukeeBrewGuy Introductions 6 01-24-2009 10:26 PM
Northern Brewer Sub MTbrew Recipes/Ingredients 6 05-23-2008 04:31 PM
Thanks Northern Brewer Bytor1100 General Beer Discussion 2 04-03-2008 04:50 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS