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New Sprecher team hits the ReFresh Button on a classic Milwaukee brand

Published May 21, 2020

Nearly four decades ago, Sprecher Brewery was a small start-up tucked away on the Burnham Canal in Walker's Point, trying to figure out how to make its mark on the beer industry in a brewing town still ruled by Miller and Pabst. Now, Sprecher is moving into the future with new owners.


Brewery Spelunking: Sprecher Brewery

Published March 6, 2018

Sprecher Brewery, 701 W. Glendale Ave. in Glendale, is a hometown treasure - the daddy of all micro and craft brewers here. So, I was interested to learn that founder Randy Sprecher's road to Milwaukee brewing was a little circuitous.


Milwaukee County Historical Society brews up landmark MKE beer exhibition

Published Dec. 22, 2015

Starting Jan. 11, the Milwaukee County Historical Society, 910 N. Old World Third St., will be drenched in beer. Beer history, that is. The museum hosts "Brew City MKE: Craft, Culture, Community," a comprehensive look at brewing and beer in Milwaukee from 1840 to the present.


Upcoming beer dinners showcase collaboration

Published July 21, 2014

Sometimes the best things originate from collaboration. Such is the case with three upcoming beer dinners, which showcase the magic that partnerships can achieve.


Sprecher soda remains most "pop"-ular product

Published Aug. 27, 2012

Randy Sprecher, who opened Sprecher Brewery in 1985, started making soda in 1988 because so many adults brought their kids on the brewery tour. Today, soda makes up a large portion of sales, thanks to the popular root beer flavor, as well as seasonal flavors like the recently-released blueberry.


Correa's Sprecher Cream Soda Creme Brulee

Published Dec. 30, 2011

As the year heads toward its close, we asked Chef Maikel Correa, who recently took over the kitchen at the Iron Horse Hotel, to grace us with an unbeatable sweet treat with a Milwaukee angle. Here is how he responded.


Sprecher gets its Spin on

Published Aug. 18, 2010

Spin Milwaukee today announced a partnership with Sprecher Brewing Company.


Uncorked: Why Sprecher is the state's best brewery

Published Sept. 12, 2009

Milwaukee didn't garner the moniker "Brew City" for just any old reason; the history and saturation of the beer market is a huge part of the city culture. But Wisconsin isn't just known for its mass produced brews, it has been host to a number of excellent micro-breweries whose number and quality are ever increasing. The best in the field -- in terms of quality and portfolio -- is Sprecher.


The special style of Milwaukee's Sprecher family

Published April 16, 2009

It's nearly May and this means the Sprecher family will soon return to its home base in Milwaukee to enjoy another busy summer at the brewery in Glendale. Randy Sprecher and his wife Anne spend the winters in the Central Coast region of California, a warm, sunny spot that overlooks the Pacific Ocean.