Inspired by the beer gardens of Germany

1487 Brewery is a love letter to the biergartens and rolling hills of Bavaria by using traditional ingredients and brewing techniques with a modern American twist.

About Us

What Makes Us Special

We take great care  to ensure that everything we produce is up to our exacting standards


We use the highest quality malts artistically blended for their unique characteristics


Traditional and modern hops are used to make every beer something other than ordinary to the bitter end


Yeast is the underappreciated hero of flavor. All our strains are selected to ensure authenticity


We source water from our local aquifer which is the backbone to all of our beers

Beer Garden & Taproom Now Open

Winter Hours

Tuesday & Wednesday: 4pm-10pm

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday: 11am-10pm

Sunday & Monday: CLOSED

Kitchen Hours

Tuesday & Wednesday: 4pm-9pm

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday: 11am-9pm

Sunday & Monday: CLOSED

1487 Brewery – 7620 Industrial Pkwy, Plain City, OH 43064

Our Beers

Look here to see our full menu

Light, Dark, or Festbier- These crisp, refreshing beers are your perfect all day drinkers

Kölsch, Alt, or American – Fuller bodied, satisfying, and perfectly balanced for a well-rounded beer

We blend our signature beer to make a traditional light and refreshing beverage

Pale, Blood Orange, or Double – Ranging from light to malty with the right amount of bitter

Rye, Wheat, or Rauch – Utilizing the full range and skill of our brewing team to showcase these unique flavors

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We really love when people share their positive experiences

It’s wonderful – it’s really good. It reminds me of home and I’m from Austria

This is what I picture my grandparents drinking before they came over from Germany

This is the perfect beer for a hot summers day, I could drink this by the gallon

Our Team

The people behind all the magic and are on a mission to make the world a better place.

Ben King


Thomas Garbe

Cofounder & Business Representative

Matt Crema

Director of Brewing Operations

Britt Lakin

Marketing Manager & Eternal Optimist

Pete Drouhard

Idea Herder, Business rep (Cleveland)

Lyle Bigelow

Operations Director

Tyler Provo

Master of Tech and Spirits

Nat Wisecarver
Courtney Wright
Service Manager & Events Coordinator

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