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Brimstone Brewing
(Frederick Brewing Company)
4607 Wedgewood Boulevard
Frederick MD 20176


Opened: 1994

Annual Production: 40,000 bbl

Formerly located in Baltimore MD. Brimstone was purchased by Frederick Brewing in December 1997. The brewery was closed down in January 1998; Brimstone now operates as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Frederick.

Updated: March 18, 2008

Beer List

    • Date: March 21, 2000 (#3398)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Flanagan's Stop and Shop, Appleton WI
      Score: 16 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Red, high carbonation, thin head. Brown sugar aroma. Lots of alcohol. Thick. Strong. Caramelly finish. Should be excellent in a year or two. (Bottled in October 1999.)

    • Date: May 20, 1998 (#2810)
      Package: bottled
      Score: 15 points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Darker golden, moderate head. Fruity hop aroma, a little sulfury. Lots of spicy fruity hops, medium body, quite a bit of diacetyl.
    • Date: September 26, 1996 (#1616)
      Package: draught
      Score: 12½ points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Brown-amber. Pretty clean aroma. Good body. Sweet...not very interesting.