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Winchester Brewing
820 South Winchester
San Jose CA 95128


Opened: 1988

Closed: 1994

Despite their slogan, they mercifully closed in 1994 after years of making infected swill.

Updated: July 5, 1993

Beer List

    • Date: May 16, 1993 (#35)
      Package: draught
      Score: 11 points
      Overall Impression (2)
      Looks OK. WAY sweet aroma. Nasty flavor. So sweet it's sick. Feh. Tastes like every other Winchester beer, except it's a Barleywine.

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    • Date: July 5, 1993 (#131)
      Package: draught
      Place: Lyon's Brewery, Dublin CA
      Score: 13 points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Quite red. A little burnt aroma! Has that sour Winchester house taste.