Spoonwood starts small in a big space

Mike Pound Spoonwood Brewing Article

By Mike Pound, Post-Gazette Steve Ilnicki doesn’t have designs on becoming huge.  But that doesn’t mean the head brewer of Bethel Park’s Spoonwood Brewing didn’t start big when the brewpub opened in late January. It’s a big space: a 15-barrel brewhouse, a full food menu, easy seating for 250 thirsty customers – or more, now that the patio is open. …

First Look: Spoonwood Brewery debuts in Bethel Park

Spoonwood Brewery Pittsburgh Business Times Article

By Tim Schooley, Pittsburgh Business Times Down a hilly suburban road past the new Cool Springs Sports Complex in Bethel Park, Steve Ilnicki is making batches of stouts, Belgian ales, IPAs and other beers out of a custom-built facility in a suburban community that hasn’t had its own brewery before. As the brewer and partner of Spoonwood Brewing Co., Ilnicki …

Munch goes to Spoonwood Brewing Company in Bethel Park

By Dan Gigler / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette In the introduction of his 2012 book “Brewing in Greater Pittsburgh,” Dr. Robert Musson estimates that from the 1800s to the pre-Prohibition era nearly 100 different breweries existed in what is now considered metropolitan Pittsburgh. But like an increasingly ornery bartender clanging the bell, flipping the lights on and yelling “GIT AHT!” at last …



7-9 PM Adam Jacobs is an original folk rock singer-songwriter whose career began in the early 1990s with songs about social issues like war and political corruption, relationships, and the injustices people face. He likes to rock out and have a good time, playing good music anywhere and everywhere! The wind has blown him all across the country playing in several …


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7-9 PM We are not your typical acoustic act. Well .. Dwayne and Clyde have worked hard to bring you a different kind of full sound with vocals and harmonies. Connect with them on Facebook.



7-9 PM “Good Brother Earl is a band that gathers its influences from a wide array of genres – rock, blues, country, pop, jam –but not out of indecision. The musicians know what they’re doing, as displayed on the band’s newest release, Perfect Tragedy…The sophomore album from the Pittsburgh natives, Perfect Tragedy blends all of these genres, adds in maybe one …



We are excited to start our Sunday Brunch! Starting August 16th A Spoonwood Brunch Menu will be available from 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM every Sunday. We are also taking reservations online for these events. To View the Menu & Make Your Reservation CLICK HERE>


The Mimi Lee Band at Spoonwood

7-9 PM Performing on the Outdoor Stage. Something beautiful is about to happen…The Mimi Lee Band is the tristate areas premier rock/pop act. Performing hits from the 70″s thru today! The Mimi Lee Band on Facebook.


The Bandits at Spoonwood

7-10 PM The Bandits will make their debut performance at Spoonwood Brewing Company on Thursday, August 6th 2015! Join us to enjoy amazing live tunes from Jim Mullett and Ray Boccardi. The Bandits on Facebook


marmalade wheat SBC main

ABV 5.4% IBU 18 Fermentables: 2-Row Pale, Wheat, Honey Malt, CaraMunich Hops/Spices: Willamette, Orange concentrate It’s no secret, we brewed this one for the dudes. Just a simple American wheat ale with very slight hops bitterness. And make no mistake, we added ALL the orange. Every last drop.


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Belgian Dark Ale   ABV 9.0%  IBU 29 Fermentables: 2-Row Pale, Special B, Dark Candi Syrup Hops: Horizon,Goldings Lorna is the dark side of Blithe, our golden strong. It’s a simple recipe that allows the basic elements to shine. The yeast lays down a bananas foster and bubblegum vibe. The dark malt and Candi Syrup provide rich fruity and toffee-like flavors, …


Slick Leg Session IPA Spoonwood Brewing

Session IPA      ABV 5.1%  IBU 40 Fermentables: 2-Row Pale, Honey Malt, CaraPils Hops: Crystal, Citra, Equinox Slick starts with an impression of honey-like sweetness, disappears into fruit-forward hops, and finishes dry. This was our first beer to feature Equinox hops, which impart the flavor and aroma of papaya, apple, and pepper. You’ll notice a similar character in Killer …


Spoonwood Brewing Pale Ale

Pale Ale  ABV  5.5%  IBU 33


Spoonwood Brewing Stunt Double Kolsch Beer

Kolsch   ABV 5.1%   IBU 25 Fermentables: 2-Row Pale, Pils, Munich, CaraPils Hops: Ultra A golden, German-style ale brewed with earthy, herbal American hops. The malt is soft, lightly toasted, lightly sweet. And the hops are just a tad to the bitter side, enough to keep the sweetness in check, with a mild herbal flavor and aroma.