5 Cities That Are Driving Nebraska’s Craft Beer Scene


The article in Livability titled “5 Cities That Are Driving Nebraska’s Craft Beer Scene,” is a full feature story on the growth of breweries in Nebraska. As a result of hosting the writer, Sarah Kuta, on the most recent culinary harvest FAM, the article highlights Nebraska’s craft brew scene – nothing the increase from just 18 craft breweries in 2011 to more than 50 today. Sarah also mentions how Nebraska’s breweries are moving beyond Omaha and Lincoln and helping to re-energize rural communities. The article includes the following: 

  • Lincoln* (Links to Livability page)
  • Omaha
  • Nebraska Craft Brewers Guild*
  • Kros Strain Brewing*
  • La Vista* (Links to Livability page)
  • Ord* (Links to Livability page)
  • Scratchtown Brewing Company*
  • Atkinson* (Links to Livability page)
  • Rush Creek Brewing Company*
  • Broken Bow* (Links to Livability page)
  • Kinkaider Brewing Co*
  • Grand Island* (Links to Livability page)
  • Code Beer*
  • Empyrean Brewing Co*
  • Boiler Brewing Company*
  • Blue Blood Brewing*
  • Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer*
  • Prairie Pride Brewing Co*
  • Thunderhead Brewing
  • Chicken Coop restaurant*

Sarah includes links to almost all of the aforementioned places (*places with links) and several photos of the breweries.

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