Yuengling Brewery

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5th & Mahantongo Streets Pottsville, Pottsville, PA, USA
Yuengling Brewery - Jeremy infront of the Yuengling sign.
Yuengling Brewery - The bar inside the brewery, this is where you get the free samples.
Yuengling Brewery - Going into the bottle shop.
Yuengling Brewery - Empty bottles waiting to be filled.
Yuengling Brewery - Bottles filled with lager.

Yuengling Brewery Pottsville Reviews

LaceyTyre LaceyTyre
18 reviews
Dec 28, 2007
We took a FREE tour of the Yuengling Brewery in Pottsville. It is America's Oldest working brewery. Started in 1829 by a German immigrant. Mr. Yuengling chose the location of Pottsville because of it's large German and Irish immigrant population. The brewery is situated against a mountain that abled the brewery to have caves dug, the caves hold a constant temperature of 50 degrees, perfect for storing beer. During prohibition the government built brick walls around the caves to inable the Yuenglings from storing beer. This is also the same time the Yuenglings started an ice cream factory, rumored to store the beer during prohibition. There is also an Irish Catholic church 6 INCHES away from the brewery, this is also rumored to store beer during prohibition. Not sure which rumor is correct but it takes 24-28 days to create beer, on 1201 am the day prohibition was lifted the first case of Yuengling beer was shipped to the White House. It's a total awesome tour featuring lots of American history is a small North Eastern Pennsylvania town, the tour even includes free samples for those over 21. A MUST SEE!!!!!!!!!!!
Jeremy infront of the Yuengling si…
The bar inside the brewery, this i…
Going into the bottle shop.
Empty bottles waiting to be filled.
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