1990s - Pennsylvania’s Earliest Craft Breweries
Craft beer slowly started to gain traction in the 1990s but by the turn of the century, there were still just 22 craft breweries in PA.
Order of Origin for PA Craft Breweries*
|13||1996||Church Brew Works|
|21||1998||Bethlehem Brew Works|
*Active breweries licensed before the start of the 21st century.
“Craft Breweries” as defined by the Brewers Association.