The Lone Star Brewerybuilt inwas the first large mechanized brewery in Texas. The castle -like building now houses the San Antonio Museum of Art.
Lone Star beer was the company's main brand. It was marketed as "The National Beer of Texas. Lone star brewery san antonio tours Lone Star name is used in the Philippines under license to Asia Brewery for a brand of light beer.
The original Lone Star Bottling Works opened in San Antonio in the s and by was selling 65, barrels of beer annually. With the end of Prohibition ina new brewery under the name Sabinas Brewing Company was constructed at Lone Star Boulevard and operated under the Sabinas name until The company then operated under name to the Champion Brewing Company untilat which time it was purchased by the Muchlebach Brewing Company of Kansas City, Missouri.
It was not until that brewer Peter Kreil from Munich created the formula for the first beer to actually be called Lone Star beer. Inunder the leadership of Harry JersigLone Star went public. Bythe brewery had employees and byannual sales exceeded 1 million barrels. Detroit -based Stroh Brewery Co.
Inthe Pearl Brewery was closed because it was outdated and would have been too expensive to continue to operate or to bring up to date. Production of Lone Star is currently contracted out to non-Pabst owned breweries e. Miller Brewing Company in Fort Worth.
In the s, Lone Star's sales benefited from Jerry Retzloff, former marketing and promotions manager for Lone Star Beer and his close association with
Lone star brewery san antonio tours Nelsonthe Austin music scene and their Giant Armadillo. Inthe company began to sponsor Texas singers and musicians, such as Two Tons of Steelwith the beer's "It's a Texas Thing" advertising campaign.
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