Active & Planned Breweries

Delaware’s nearly four century long tradition of brewing is being kept alive today by a host of world-class, award winning breweries.

Below are links to current breweries, meaderies, cideries, wineries, and distilleries and those soon to be in operation. Please visit their websites and, better yet, support these Delaware establishments with your business.

B = production brewery / P = brewpub / C = cidery

D = production distillery / U = distillery pub / M = meadery / W = winery


Stewart’s Brewing Company (Bear) P

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery (Milton) B/D

Dogfish Head Brewings and Eats (Rehoboth Beach) U/P

Iron Hill Brewery (Newark) P

Iron Hill Brewery (Wilmington) P

Twin Lakes Brewing Company (Newport) B

Fordham & Dominion Brewing Company (Dover) B

Mispillion River Brewing Company (Milford) B

Argilla Brewing Company @ Pietro’s Pizza (Newark) P

3rd Wave Brewing Company (Delmar) B  Closed 9/1/20

Blue Earl Brewing Company (Smyrna) B

Dewey Beer Company (Dewey Beach) P

Big Oyster Brewery @ Fins Ale House & Raw Bar (Rehoboth Beach) P

Crooked Hammock Brewery & Restaurant (Lewes) P

Bellefonte Brewing Company (Marshallton) B

Brick Works Craft Brewing & Eats (Smyrna) P

Revelation Brewing Company (West Rehoboth) B

Dew Point Brewing Company (Yorklyn) B

Volunteer Brewing Company (Middletown) B

Big Oyster Brewery (Lewes) P

38°-75° Brewing Company (Dewey Beach) P

Midnight Oil Brewing Company (Glasgow) B

Stitch House Brewing Company (Wilmington) P

Iron Hill Brewery (Rehoboth Beach) P

Wilmington Brew Works (Wilmington) B/C

Beach Nomad Brews (Rehoboth Beach)  [P]Closed November 2018

Autumn Arch Beer Project (Glasgow) B

Brick Works Brewing and Eats (Millsboro) P 

Thompson Island Brewing Company (Rehoboth Beach) P  

Crooked Hammock Brewery & Restaurant (Middletown) P

Bellefonte Brewing Company (North Wilmington) B

Hangman Brewing Company (Claymont) B 

Revelation Brewing Company (Georgetown) B  


Liquid Alchemy Beverages (Wilmington) M/C

Rebel Seed Cidery (Marydel) C

Brimming Horn Meadery (Harbeson) M


Nassau Valley Vineyards (Lewes) W

Harvest Ridge Winery (Marydel) W

Pizzadili Vineyard & Winery (Felton) W

Salted Vines Vineyard & Winery (Frankford) W


Dogfish Head Distilling (Rehoboth Beach) U/P

Painted Stave Distilling (Smyrna) D

Beach Time Distilling (Nassau) D

easySpeak Spirits (Milford) U

Diamante Distillers (Bear) D 

Feebs Distilling Company (Milford) D


First State Brewing Company (Middletown) B  Under construction; 2020

Twisted Irons Brewing Company (Newark) B  Under construction; 2020

1937 Brewery Company (Delaware Park Casino, Wilmington) Under construction; 2021

Twin Branch Winery (Milton) Planned; 2020    

JAKYL Beer Works (Middletown) B  Planned

Revelation Brewing Company (Middletown) P  Planned

Brown Brothers Brewing Company (Sussex Co.) B  Planned

Bunker Brewery at Fort DuPont (Delaware City) B  Conceptual

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