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Brews with Attitude 2018

Posted: Apr 03 2018

Brews with Attitude is finally here! One of the biggest craft beer festivals in Florida is hosted by Pepin Distributing and it's always a blast. Incredibly well-run throughout the entirety...

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Local Craft Florida Cider

Strawberry Season

Posted: Mar 14 2018

With Strawberry season a HUGE deal here in Florida (each winter close to 300 million pounds of strawberries are grown in Central Florida) we thought we'd get into the delicious...

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Our New Photodegradable Can Carriers

Posted: Feb 28 2018

As some of you have have noticed we have switched our can carriers to the plastic rings you see on many other products. However, these aren't your typical plastic carriers....

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Giving Back to the Community

Posted: Feb 26 2018

We began 2017 with a few goals in mind: sell more craft beer, create and launch innovative products and support the community through charitable donations. Looking back at 2017, the...

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Fat Tuesday Recap

Posted: Feb 14 2018

We never thought we'd say this but: We wish it were still Tuesday. Yesterday we celebrated Fat Tuesday with our 5th Annual Crawfish Boil. Our brewers, Ty, Steve, and...

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Dark Magic Porter

Small Batch Series #1: Dark Magic

Posted: Jan 18 2018

2018 has been off to a great start for us here at the brewery. With more than a few projects going on we're excited to share this new one with...

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Florida Grown Hops at 3 Daughters Brewing

Hop Farm Update

Posted: Jan 15 2018

We're halfway through the first month of 2018 and we're throwing an update at you guys on our Hop Farm. Everything seems to be going well. They've...

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Spiked Water? Yep.

Posted: Jan 05 2018

We told you we'd be up to some very interesting things in the lab and we're keeping our promise. After a few successful trials, we decided to...

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Local Craft Brewery

Starting Off 2018 with New Brews

Posted: Jan 02 2018

We are looking at having a Hoppy New Year! We made a 30 bbl batch of Summitennial that will be available for distribution. But this also means we have...

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FL Beer Blog Brew Review: Cntl+Malt+Del Malt Liquor

Posted: Dec 14 2017

Not going to lie, when I saw that St. Pete’s 3 Daughters had sent me, of all things, a malt liquor, this was the only thing I could think of:...

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Let Them Drink Cake: We're turning 4!

Posted: Dec 05 2017

This weekend join us at the brewery for our 4 Year Anniversary Party! These few years have flown by so fast and honestly, it's all been a big beer-filled blur....

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St Pete Run Fest Recap

Posted: Nov 20 2017

And just like that the St Pete Run Fest has passed us by. We had an incredible time seeing runners of all ages participate in the events spanning over a...

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The start of our florida grown hops

The Start of Something New

Posted: Nov 15 2017

So, as you all know we've been involved with the University of Florida and Hillsborough County’s Economic Development team working on a project that will change our state and the...

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We're 2 weeks out for the first St Pete Run Fest!

Posted: Nov 08 2017

There hasn't been a major running event to his downtown St Petersburg in over 3 years. That's about...

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A Message from the Hartings: Help in Rebuilding Business

Posted: Oct 12 2017

Small businesses across the country and around the Gulf Coast — including those in our own Tampa Bay area — represent the heartbeat of our communities. We have the power...

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Update: Dream Big Awards

Posted: Sep 30 2017

We are very proud to announce that 3 Daughters Brewing was selected out of 18 national finalists by the U.S. Chamber as one of their Small Business Award Winners. We...

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Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay '17

Posted: Sep 30 2017

We all know Creative Loafing is known for celebrating the best in local. Whether that's the mexican restaurant around the corner, the best mechanic, or your favorite brewery, you're sure...

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Good 'Burger Awards

Posted: Sep 02 2017

So, what exactly is a "Good 'Burger"? A Good 'Burger is a business, organization, or individual in greater St. Pete making a positive impact in our community. In honor of...

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We're up for a National Small Business of the Year Award!

Posted: Aug 03 2017

3 Daughters Brewing was nominated for the Dream Big Small Business of the Year Award presented by US Chamber of Commerce. There are only 17 finalists...

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3 Daughters Brewing is one of the Fastest 50 Growing Companies in Tampa Bay

Posted: Jul 27 2017

The Tampa Bay Business Journal's Fast 50 was released recently and we made the list! We are humbled to be included and we're more driven than ever to grow the...

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Floating Dock Light Craft beer

Current Beers and Reviews at 3 Daughters Brewing

Posted: Jul 25 2017

As in really current. Go now current. But it’s always a delight to go to 3 Daughters in St. Pete. The team...

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Plan A Hiking Date in Florida’s Great Outdoors!

Posted: Jul 07 2017

Part of the value and excitement of living in Florida is the amazing weather and all of the outdoor activities that come with it. Exploring the Clearwater/St. Petersburg area, you...

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Local Craft Key Lime Cider and Tap handle

3 Daughters Cider Review: Key Lime Cider

Posted: Jun 21 2017

So you know being from Florida we had to bring our Sunshine flair to this delicious beverage. We added natural key lime juices to our cider recipe to create the...

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Craft Ciders and Apples

Cider Review: 3 Daughters Original Cider

Posted: Jun 13 2017

3 Daughters has expanded into the cider business and we are very excited for all of our customers to experience this with us. By expanding our product base, we hope...

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Watermelon Wheat Ale Craft Beer

Beer Review: Melon Hull Watermelon Wheat

Posted: Jun 05 2017

Summer is here and we need something to cool us down. Nothing is more refreshing to help beat the heat than a fresh slice of juicy watermelon. So we decided...

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Craft Beer Pilsner

Beer Review: # the Pilsner

Posted: May 30 2017

Every now and then we feature a pilsner in our tap room known as # the Pilsner. Categorized as a lager, it is specifically a German style pilsner. This hand...

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Craft Beers and Top Workplaces

3 Daughters Brewing named a TBT Top Workplace 2017

Posted: May 18 2017

We are excited to say that the Tampa Bay Times has awarded 3 Daughters Brewing one of the bay’s Top Workplaces in 2017! We’re thrilled to be honored with such...

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BBQ Sauce crafted with craft beers

Craft Beer Recipes Memorial Day Edition: Stern Line Stout BBQ Sauce

Posted: May 13 2017

No barbecue is complete without a delicious BBQ sauce. Actually, can it even be a barbecue without that sweet brown stuff? We don’t want to know, and we won’t let...

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Gooey Craft Beer Mac

Beer Recipes Memorial Day Edition: Beach Blonde Mac N' Cheese

Posted: May 08 2017

Mac N' Cheese is a classic. There are so many imaginative ways to craft the gooey dish. But we've taken it to another level: Add some delicious craft beer. With...

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Craft Beers at the Trop

Your New Favorite Gameday Brew

Posted: May 05 2017

Our home-team, the Tampa bay Rays have started off the season on the right foot. 3 Daughters Brewing is just a short...

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St Pete Run Fest & craft beers

St Pete Run Fest Brings Big Races to DTSP

Posted: May 02 2017

It’s been over 3 years since a major running event has been in downtown St Petersburg, FL. We’re proud to announce that 3 Daughters Brewing has teamed up with EndorFun...

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Craft Beers and Trivia Night

Fact: Beer (Possibly) Makes Your Smarter....

Posted: Apr 24 2017

Monday's don't have to get you down. In fact, Mondays are a blast at 3 Daughters Brewing. Bring a team or come solo to the tasting room from 7-9 p.m....

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Intern Spotlight: J.R.

Posted: Apr 17 2017

The laboratory here at the brewery is always buzzing with activity. It is the heart of what we do and there's never a dull moment. Every few months we welcome...

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St Patricks Craft Beers

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Great American Craft Beer

Posted: Mar 17 2017

St. Patrick’s Day is a day of celebration. So how do you celebrate? Do you attend a St Patrick’s Day parade? Or do you have a traditional dinner at...

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FL Dry-hopped Blonde Ale

Brew Review – FL Blonde Ale by 3 Daughters Brewing

Posted: Mar 01 2017

Hops, for starters, aren’t indigenous to the Sunshine State. They need the same climate that you usually find in wine-making regions. According to the University of Florida, 70% of all...

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Street Science

An explosive experiment w/ Kevin Delaney

Posted: Jan 10 2017

So, what does it take to blow up 10,000 ping pong balls? We had no idea what the answer was but we knew someone who could give us an answer....

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3 Daughters Brewing Joins Craft Beer in Desserts Showcase at World Food Championships

Posted: Oct 24 2016

For the past few years, we’ve spent a lot of time visiting breweries and attending beer festivals all over Florida. It was during one of those craft beer weekends...

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Recapping the BurgBorn event highlights the growth of St. Pete businesses

Posted: Jul 04 2016

As nice as it looks, the picture I took for 4 Redemption (Quadrupel, 11% ABV, 22 IBU) by 3 Daughters Brewing is incredibly date specific, which means I have to...

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Rod Bender Skirt Steak

Posted: Jun 06 2016

We all enjoy a nice, cold brew on any given Sunday. Once in a while we'll see a fellow craft beer lover post about a delicious meal they...

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3 Daughters Brewing and TradeWinds present Beaches and Brews Craft Beer Experience

Posted: May 16 2016

One thing comes to mind when you think of relaxation: drinking a beer on the beach. The white beaches of St Petersburg, FL are a stunning destination nobody should miss....

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Meet the 6 Newest Bombers from 3 Daughters Brewing

Posted: Apr 26 2016

Bombers are a great way for breweries to distribute one-off, special release, seasonal or limited beers. These 22-ounce bottles of joy are perfect for enjoying with others -- whether you...

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Our Big Reveal is May 7th

Posted: Apr 18 2016

Join us on May 7th at 6pm for the big reveal of our new expansion. Raise a pint and tour the new building. We'll have food trucks, live music, brewery...

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3 Daughters Brewing Expands With New Facility

Posted: Apr 06 2016

(March 28,2016, ST. PETERSBURG, FL) – 3 Daughters Brewing, one of the fastest growing regional breweries from Florida continues its tremendous growth with a new 10,000 square foot facility. The...

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Meet the Brewers Event in Tampa, FL

Posted: Mar 09 2016

A couple weeks ago, we joined Creative Loafing with more than twenty other local brewers from the Tampa Bay area for their Meet the Brewers event. Our head brewers, Ty...

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The Best Thing About a Head Brewer Who is Also a Head Chef...

Posted: Nov 10 2015

Beer Brined Turkey If you’ve never brined your Thanksgiving turkey before roasting it, this is the year to start. Why should you even brine a turkey? Because it will...

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Adventures in Downtown St. Pete: Vintage Feels, Boutique Browsing, and Craft Beers

Posted: Jun 17 2015

After exploring Downtown Saint Petersburg for the first time, I was eager for my second jaunt to the city! This time my friend and I had a day full of...

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Craft Beer in 64oz Growlers

Posted: May 05 2015

The 64 ounce Growler has been freed!!! After 3 years of hard work and negotiations, the legislature has sent a bill for Governor Rick Scott's signature that legalizes the industry...

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Beer Review from Florida Beer Blog's Dave Butler

Posted: Jan 14 2015

A little while ago, 3 Daughters Brewing in St. Petersburg celebrated their 1st anniversary brewing in the Tampa Bay area. And while cans of their Bimini Twist IPA and Beach...

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Passion for Packaging (and beer)

Posted: Oct 17 2014

In this business, there are many ways designers can express themselves creatively—print, digital, multimedia—and the myriad of mediums within those disciplines. When I was in art school, there was very...

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Discover Craft Beer on the Tampa Bay Brew Bus

Posted: Jun 19 2014

We are always looking for innovative, fun things to do on the weekend. Recently, we took the entire 3 Daughters Brewing staff on the Tampa Bay Brew Bus to...

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The Chemistry of Craft Beer

Posted: Jun 07 2014

Beer is brewed with four main ingredients: water, barley, hops and yeast. Is seems like a simple process to mix them together to make beer. However, it is more complex...

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Craft Beer Overview - Coolest College Final Ever

Posted: Jun 03 2014

When I was in college, I had a series of jobs that helped pay for books,classes and of course pizza. However, none of those jobs were really applicable to my...

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Humbler craft beer beginnings in St. Petersburg

Posted: May 26 2014

It was a call I never expected. After over 20 years in the restaurant industry and a long and prosperous hospitality career, I didn't expect my husband to call and...

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