Brewery Profile: AC Golden Brewing Company

by Kevin on August 16, 2012

AC Golden Brewing Company

Location: Golden, CO
Founded: 2007

Brewery Description:

The AC Golden Brewing Company is a subsidiary of MillerCoors, a joint venture between SABMiller and Molson Coors Brewing Company. Its purpose is to serve as a specialty brewing arm of MillerCoors, in the words of president Glenn Knippenberg, “Our mission for AC Golden is to be a brand incubator for what is now MillerCoors”. The AC Golden Brewery operates in the former pilot brewery of the Coors Brewery. It debuted its first beer, Herman Joseph’s Private Reserve, in 2008. The company began brewing its seasonal beer, a Vienna Style lager called Winterfest, in 2009. In April 2010, AC Golden introduced Colorado Native lager in Colorado, an amber lager made with 100% Colorado ingredients. –

Flagship Beers:
Baltic Porter
Colorado Native Lager
German Pilsner
Herman Joseph’s Private Reserve,

Limited Beers:
Brewmaster’s Reserve Collection: Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout
Brewmaster’s Reserve Collection: Belgian Style Saison
Brewmaster’s Reserve Collection: American Wild Ale
Brewmaster’s Reserve Collection: Brown Ale
Brewmaster’s Reserve Collection: El Dorado Hopped Pale Lager
Brewmaster’s Reserve Collection: German Style Alt
Brewmaster’s Reserve Collection: Schwarzbier

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