Gluek Brewing Co.

1857

FOUNDED ONE YEAR BEFORE MINNESOTA IS DECLARED A Immigrant Gottlieb Gluek brings his native German brewing techniques to life in the Midwest. His family and childhood sweetheart join him to help run the brewery.

1880

GLUEK BOUNCES BACK FROM A FIRE WITH A BIGGER, MORE MODERN BREWERY.

1920

GLUEK SURVIVES PROHIBITION BY CREATING “NEAR BEER” AND SOFT DRINKS.

1933

REJOICE!

PROHIBITION ENDS

Gluek brewery goes back into production at the stroke of midnight

1942

GLUEK SUPPLIES BEER TO THE U.S. MILITARY AT THE HEIGHT OF WWII.

1943

GLUEK RELEASES GAME-CHANGING MALT BREW STITE, AKA “GREEN LIGHTNING.”

1961

THE SWINGING 60’S BEGIN, WITH GLUEK BEER AVAILABLE IN 27 STATES.

2017

GLUEK BEER RETURNS

Brands

  • Gluek