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Responders Ale brewed by 16 Mile Brewery - Georgetown, DE

Responders Ale brewed by 16 Mile Brewery - Georgetown, Delaware     

Light on the palate and crisp from start to finish, Responders Ale demonstrates the fundamental importance of premium ingredients. Choice English barley, a touch of wheat and mild bittering provide the foundation for this light-bodied beer whose story is not light on fortitude. We honor and give thanks to our emergency responders. $3 from every case and $5 from every keg will be donated to the National Fallen Fire Fighers Foundation. ABV: 4%.

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Responders Ale was originally created for our local fire department's annual fundraiser, this beer has since become a big part of our company. The same would go for the men and women who put their lives on the line everyday to protect each and everyone of us. 90% of all firefighters in Delaware are volunteer. Delaware is the only state in the country with a state capital which is protected by a volunteer fire department. We salute and give thanks to the men and women of our local Police, EMS, and Volunteer Firefighters. For them its not a job, it's a way of life.

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The Brewery
Located just one mile south of The Circle in historic Georgetown, the 16 Mile Brewing Company is located in a large open field. The building, which dates back to the early 1900's, retains much of its original agricultural charm. We are about to construct an addition to the brewery which will double its size and production capability.

The brewing facility was designed to be as compact and energy-efficient as possible. After extensive research, 16 Mile chose Newlands Systems Incorporated (Abbottsford, B.C.) to engineer and construct a 15BBL brew house to fit the existing structure. This system incorporates a low pressure, high-efficiency steam boiler to limit energy usage.

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16 Miles Brewing
16 Mile Brewing Company is owned and operated by Chad Campbell and Brett McCrea, Delaware natives who understand that this area and its residents have a unique story to tell. 16 Mile salutes the rich history and heritage of Delaware. Look for familiar historical landmarks and Delaware culture on our bottles.

16 Mile ales are available on draft and in bottles at restaurants, pubs and package stores throughout Delaware, Maryland, Northern VA, and Central Pennsylvania. If you're a Sussex County resident or just passing through our great state, you are always welcome to visit the 16 Mile brewery. Look for the sign just one mile south of The Circle in historic Georgetown. Come inside and sample the rugged simplicity of 16 Mile brews today. We are near the beaches, great restaurants, and tax free shopping.


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