About Queen City Brewing Company

Our mission is to produce world-class beers true to traditional brewing styles and to operate in a socially, ethically, and environmentally responsible manner that celebrates Burlington’s rich cultural and industrial heritage.

Founded by long-time friends and brewers Paul Hale, Paul Held, Phil Kaszuba, and Maarten van Ryckevorsel, Queen City Brewery produces a variety of traditional ales and lagers, as well as several unique specialty beers.

Our Philosophy

The founders of Queen City Brewery believe that there is an opportunity for a local microbrewery to create a vibrant market for fresh, world-class traditional ales and lagers. Our approach to this endeavor is based on the following guiding principles:

A Reverence for Brewing History and Tradition
A Passion for Quality and Freshness
A Commitment to Consumer Education
A Strong Connection to Burlington’s Cultural and Industrial Heritage

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