Results for 2015
Nosferatu at the Urban Chestnut Midtown Brewery & Biergarten  
The tradition continues October 28th at the UCBC Midtown Brewery & Biergarten with Nosferatu! Enjoy this cult classic with musical accompaniment from the The Rats & People Motion Picture Orchestra and food & bier specials,... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut Announces 5th Annual “Oktoberfest St. Louis”  
Since 2011, Urban Chestnut has celebrated Oktoberfest St. Louis at our Midtown Brewery & Biergarten through the enjoyment of German food, German games, German music, and of course German bier – it gives us a... Learn more.
UCBC Had a Great Day at USBTC’s 21st Annual Summer Beer Competition!  
Urban Chestnut’s German Pilsner, Stammtisch, was recently awarded Grand Champion in the Pilsner category at USBTC’s Summer Beer Competition! Out of 655 entries, Stammtisch was one of sixteen beers to win Grand Champion status. Other... Learn more.
How Do You Say UCBC’s Oachkatzlschwoaf?  
Oachkatzlschwoaf, Urban Chestnut’s Oktober-Festbier, is available in bottles and on draft, and it will be our feature beer at Oktoberfest St. Louis. But how do you say this Bavarian word? We asked a few of... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery & Bierhall Recognized & Awarded by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon  
Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery & Bierhall Recognized & Awarded by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon Urban Chestnut Brewing Company is pleased and honored to announce they are the recipients of the 2015 Governor’s Metropolitan Community/Redevelopment Project... Learn more.
UCBC Blues & Que  
An Urban Chestnut Summer tradition with Blues & Que at our Midtown Brewery & Biergarten! Three Summer Sundays of live music, barbeque and UCBC bier in our Midtown Brewery and Biergarten! BBQ provided by UCBC... Learn more.
UCBC Zwickel in Cans  
Celebrate the home stretch of summer with cans of Urban Chestnut’s flagship lager! For a limited time, Zwickel is on shelves in 16 oz. cans: Bavarian Lager meets the American Tallboy!... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut’s Schnickelfritz in Paste Magazine  
In Paste Magazine’s Session Beer Tasting, Schnickelfritz, UCBC’s Bavarian Weissbier, took 2nd place of 90 beers! This is the second time Schnickelfritz has been highly-rated in Paste’s tastings, taking second place in the “Best American... Learn more.
UCBC’s Latest 8-pack: The Sweet Tart Variety Pack  
Introducing Urban Chestnut’s Sweet-Tart Variety Pack, including three first time bottled beers! Whether you prefer sweet or tart, these 8 beers are perfect for any taste – in stores now! Perdedor: Perdedor is a “tribute... Learn more.
Burger and Bier Sunday at UCBC Grove Brewery & Bierhall  
Burger Sunday at the Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery & Bierhall is now Burger and Bier Sunday! Every week, Chef Andy will choose a beer to pair with Sunday’s burger offering! Guten Appetit und Prost!... Learn more.
UCBC Biergarten Guide  
Traditionally in Bavarian Biergartens, it is common to see people with a picnic basket full of tomatoes, radishes, cheese, cured sausage, and pickles. At our Midtown Brewery & Biergarten, we’ll make a picnic basket for... Learn more.
UCBC St. Louis Craft Beer Week Events  
St. Louis Craft Beer Week begins this week! Check out all of the events hosted by Urban Chestnut! Sunday, July 26th Blues & Que – 12pm-6pm at the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten Join us for... Learn more.
Bolzen Beer Band at the UCBC Midtown Brewery & Biergarten!  
After rocking the Grove Brewery & Bierhall at Urban Chestnut’s Wolpertinger 2015, the Bolzen Beer Band returns to St. Louis this weekend! Rock out at the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten to Party Punk Polka THIS FRIDAY... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut at the North American Beer Awards  
The results are in! UCBC took home FOUR medals at the North American Beer Awards held two weeks ago, including a GOLD medal for Apotheosis! Gold – Apotheosis Silver – Winged Nut Bronze – Urbanator... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut Biergarten Season  
Is it Spring??? Is it Summer??? At UCBC, it’s Biergarten Season!!! We’ll celebrate every weekend at our Midtown Brewery & Biergarten with German music from John Koenig, St. Louis Express, Larry Hallar, Deutschmeister Brass Band,... Learn more.
Press Release: Urban Chestnut’s Hallertauer Brewery Brews First Batches of Bier  
A little over four months ago, in January, Urban Chestnut Brewing Co., a craft brewer located in St. Louis, MO, acquired a small German brewery that was previously operated as Bürgerbräu Wolnzach in Florian Kuplent’s... Learn more.
Memorial Day Weekend at the UCBC Midtown Brewery & Biergarten  
Biergarten Season is in full swing at at the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten, so celebrate your Memorial Day Weekend with UCBC! Perfect your Biergartening skills on Friday (5/22) at 4pm with the accordion music of... Learn more.
UCBC at the 2015 LA International Beer Competition  
The results are in, and Urban Chestnut won FOUR medals at the 2015 LA International Beer Competition, including a GOLD Medal for Ku’damm! See all of the results here!... Learn more.
American Craft Beer Week: Sustainability Sunday  
Sustainability Sunday: Did you know that our Grove Brewery & Bierhall is the only LEED Certified Brewery in Missouri? That means part of our Urban Efforts involves access to public transportation and access to bicycle... Learn more.
American Craft Beer Week: Oktoberfest in May  
Oktoberfest is only 4 months away; it’s not too early to begin the preparations with German food, and German music! It’ll be just like Oktober…er…September, except we’ll have a whole Summer of Biergarten days to... Learn more.
American Craft Beer Week: Baseball & Craft Beer  
Baseball & Craft Beer: Support local! Wear Redbirds or UCBC gear to our Midtown Brewery & Biergarten or our Grove Brewery & Bierhall and get $4 STLIPAs! With Detroit in town for the weekend, we’ll... Learn more.
American Craft Beer Week: Cask & Cheese  
Thursday 5/14: Our very own Chef Andrew Fair (also an American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professional) will offer these $8 cheese pairings with unique UCBC cask ales all day at our Midtown Brewery & Biergarten!... Learn more.
American Craft Beer Week: Winged Nut Wednesday  
Celebrate our Signature Ale with these nutty specials: $3 Winged Nut pours (add Corn Nuts for only $2), and a special Winged Nut-infused Poutine!... Learn more.
Prost! to STL Women’s Craft Beer Clubs:  
St. Louis is fortunate to have some wonderful groups dedicated to celebrating women in craft beer. Today (5/12), we’re inviting all women who love craft beer, including Femme Ferment, St. Louis Girls Pint Out, and... Learn more.
UCBC Celebrates American Craft Beer Week  
American Craft Beer Week is nearly upon us, and Urban Chestnut has a full week of events planned to celebrate the passion, diversity, creativity, community citizenship, & great craft beer from today’s small and independent... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut’s Maifest 2015  
It’s Spring…the season of rebirth is finally here!!! And so in our annual tradition,* Urban Chestnut is going to celebrate Spring’s arrival, aka Maifest 2015 Saturday, May 9th from 12-6pm @ our Midtown Brewery &... Learn more.
UCBC Box of Bocks in Stores!  
Spring has sprung, and Urban Chestnut’s Box of Bocks will put a SPRING in your step! Our newest Variety Pack features FOUR Bock biers making their debut in bottles, and they will hit the shelves... Learn more.
The Box of Bocks: UCBC’s Newest Variety Pack  
Introducing the Urban Chestnut Box of Bocks! Our newest Variety Pack features FOUR first-time bottled Bock biers, just in time to celebrate the arrival of Spring! Look for them on shelves in the next few... Learn more.
Holy Crawfish! Mersi From UCBC!  
We want to send out a HUGE “Byen mersi” to all of our supporters who came out on Saturday for our 1st Annual Crawfish Boil—there are a LOT of crawfish lovers in STL! We’d like... Learn more.
Crawfish Boil at the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten  
In Louisiana, the arrival of Spring is celebrated with a crawfish boil, an event popular amongst all cultural and age groups. In St. Louis, Spring is the arrival of Biergarten season, an institution joining people... Learn more.
Extended Sunday Hours at the UCBC Midtown Brewery & Biergarten  
The days are getting longer and our hours too! Beginning March 27th, the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten will be open on Sundays until 9pm – perfect for those beautiful Spring and Summer evenings!... Learn more.
Apotheosis Now in 4 Packs!  
Apotheosis: A Beer For ALL “Saisons”! Our French Saison, named after the statue of Saint Louis on Art Hill, is now available YEAR ROUND in 4 packs! Look for it in stores in and around... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut’s O’Florian’s On Tap  
O’Florian’s is BACK on tap! Grab a pint of UCBC’s Irish Dry Stout ON NITRO at both the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten and the Grove Brewery & Bierhall! More info here!      ... Learn more.
St. Patrick’s Day at the Grove Brewery & Bierhall!  
We love to pay homage to our Bavarian heritage, but we’re allowed to be Irish once a year along with everyone else, right? Sure we are! We’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at the Grove Brewery... Learn more.
Happy Birthday Grove Brewery & Bierhall!  
On February 28, 2014 , our Grove Brewery & Bierhall opened its doors! In that time, we’ve brewed copious amounts of beer, achieved LEED Silver Certification, and most importantly, have been able to share in... Learn more.
Extended Hours & Burger Specials EVERY Sunday at the Grove Brewery & Bierhall!  
We know the impending work week can be daunting, so we’re staying open later on Sundays! Beginning Sunday, Mar. 1st, the Grove Brewery & Bierhall will be open until 9pm –looks like the weekend just... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery & Bierhall: MO’s First LEED Certified Brewery!  
In February 2014, Urban Chestnut Brewing Company opened their second brewery, Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery & Bierhall, located in the Forest Park Southeast neighborhood, aka The Grove. During the planning stages of opening their new... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut Expanding Distribution to Chicago  
Last year, Urban Chestnut Brewing Company (UCBC), a St. Louis, MO craft brewery founded and operated by two former Anheuser-Busch employees, Florian Kuplent and David Wolfe, opened their second brewery, Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery &... Learn more.
Urban Chestnut to Open Small Brewery in Hallertau, Bavaria  
Urban Chestnut Brewing Co., a craft brewer located in St. Louis, MO has purchased a small brewery in Florian Kuplent’s (Urban Chestnut’s Co-Founder & Brewmaster) homeland of Bavaria and plans to brew small batches of... Learn more.