19 World Beer Awards in 2018
Europe’s most successful brewery at 2018 World Beer Awards

Where to find our New Belgian Imperial Stout!

By |March 15th, 2018|


 The Limited Edition Rye River Seasonal – 8.2% Vol. Belgian Imperial Stout

The Launch
Last weekend we attended The Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair. This was a huge success for all of us […]

The New Stainless Has Landed!

By |January 18th, 2018|

Continued growth at Rye River!



On this day in 2016 we were busy installing our brew house in our Celbridge brewery. Zoom forward two years and we are taking delivery of our eighteenth and nineteenth stainless fermentation vessels manufactured in Cork by Blackwater Engineering. The excitement was palpable this morning with everyone coming to watch (from […]

Introducing our new Head Brewer: Bill Laukitis

By |December 12th, 2017|

Our new Head Brewer
We’re delighted to announce that Bill Laukitis is stepping up to be our new Head Brewer here at Rye River. The Holland, Michigan man had an interest in beer from an early age with Bell’s and Founder’s breweries on his doorstep. Bill spent his twenties travelling the world stopping and working in Norway, […]

Serving Temperatures For Beers

By |October 25th, 2016|

Temperature’s Effect on Beer
When it comes to beer, it’s not always a case of ‘the colder the better’. Beers being either too hot, or too cold, can have knock on affects. Continue reading to discover the effects that different serving temperatures can have on beers!
Too Cold
Chilling beer below ideal serving temperatures enhances some qualities of […]

Crafty Brewing Company’s American Style Pale Wheat Ale

By |October 17th, 2016|

The Crafty Brewing Company’s newest addition
The brewers in Rye River have been very busy lately. They’ve been busy producing a brand new beer for the award-winning Crafty Brewing Company. A range of beers that we produce exclusively for Lidl. Embracing a style we have never brewed commercially before, we’re very proud to announce the upcoming release […]


By |January 8th, 2016|

A round up of accomplishments…
Rye River Brewery was established in 2013 and since then, we’re very proud to have won numerous achievements both for our brewing and for the manner in which we conduct our business.

In 2014 we won eight International Beer Challenge Medals in our very first year and in the only competition we […]