Philadelphia Brewing Company
Brewing some of Philly’s favorite and most creative libations
Located in a Kensington warehouse long known for its brewing roots, Philadelphia Brewing Company produces some of the city’s favorite microbrews. In fact, a Philadelphia bar without a PBC brew on tap is a rare find, indeed.
And for good reason. PBC’s four hand-crafted ales — the Kenzinger, Newbold IPA, Rowhouse Red and the ever-popular Walt Wit — are commendable for both their imaginative tastes and their homages to Philadelphia.
The Walt Wit, for instance, is a two-part salute to former resident Walt Whitman and “Whiz wit,” every Philadelphian’s favorite way to order a cheesesteak. As for taste? A pinch of spice and a whisper of citrus lend complexity to this fragrant, satisfying ale, making it a true Philadelphia favorite.
You can visit the Brewery on Saturdays from 12 until 3 p.m. for a guided tour and a few sudsy sips. Can’t make it? Just pull up a stool at just about any Philadelphia bar and ask your friendly barkeep for a classic Kenzinger on draft. Bottoms up!
In the neighborhood
Museums & Attractions
2501 E. Cumberland Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125
- Oktoberfest at Frankford Hall
- Fishtown Shadfest
- Kung Fu Necktie
- Art for the Cash Poor
- Murph’s Bar
- Fishtown Recreation Center
- Little Berlin
- Penn Treaty Park
- Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby & Festival 2015
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