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AleSmith Brewing Company

Status: Current
Vertical: Food & Beverage
Headquarters: San Diego, California
Partner Since: 2018

AleSmith Brewing Company, based in San Diego, California, is a celebrated craft brewery known for its handcrafted ales. Founded in 1995 and owned by renowned craft brewer Peter Zien, the brewery has grown significantly, marked by the establishment of a new, larger facility in 2015. Known for its wide variety of beer styles and commitment to quality, AleSmith’s most famous beers are Tony Gwynn’s .394 Pale Ale (named for the baseball legend’s career-high batting average in ‘94) and Speedway Stout. The brewery is consistently featured in RateBeer’s list of Top 10 Breweries in the World. AleSmith’s tasting room is the largest in San Diego County, reflecting the brand’s status as a beacon of craft brewing excellence.