A new brewery coming to Georgetown

There’s just something about that particular location that wants to be a brewery. I am talking about the entire stretch of Airport Way in Georgetown, along the east side of the street, where the old Seattle Brewing and Malting Company’s operation once stretched on and on for blocks. Georgetown Brewing used to reside along that stretch of Airport Way but recently moved a few blocks away to the new location on Denver Ave.

The ancient Beer Gods of Airport Way will not be denied.

Last night I learned that Elysian Brewing Company plans to open a new brewery in Georgetown – on the east side of Airport Way very near the intersection with Lucile Street. Sacred beer ground. The new brewery will be a production-only facility and will not even have a tap room. At least that’s the plan as of this time.

Elysian has been operating at capacity (perhaps beyond capacity) for some time now. Maybe it was the success of the Men’s Room Red Ale that finally broke the camel’s back.



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7 comments

  1. Another bit of news is that Elysian is changing distributors. Leaving Click and going with K&L.

    Just sayin’

  2. Not including a taproom would likely prove to be a mistake. As for food service allowing patrons to bring their own (from neighboring eateries like Big Al’s & Beveridge Place). Limits Elysian’s on site operation, retains industrial atmosphere and adds to neighborhood without competing.

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