the knuckle brewery sturgis south dakota

The Knuckle Brewing Company of Sturgis, a brewery profile

This profile of The Knuckle Brewing Company is the eighteenth in our series profiling all of South Dakota breweries. Look for a profile of another brewery next week.

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Official Brewery Name: The Knuckle Brewing Company

Ownership: Key City Enterprises, LLC

Brewers: Head brewer Andrew Maguire and assistant brewer Dan Banton

Year Founded: 2014

Address: 931 1st Street in Sturgist


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Flagship Beer:
Knuckle Head Red

Year-round Brews:
Knuckle Head Red Ale, Pipe Welder Porter, Va’Knockers Blonde Ale, Runkle Road IPA, and 2nd Street Wheat Ale

Notable Seasonals/Features:
Knucktoberfest, 2nd Street Wheat Ale, and Fear No Dark

Brewing equipment:
10BBl Brewhouse, 120 BBl Fermentation, and 110BBl Conditioning Tanks

What’s a South Dakota beer law or regulation you’d like to see changed?

What’s unique about your brewery / beer?
First brewery in Sturgis, SD.

What local ingredients do you use?
Regional malts, honey, yeast, and hops.

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