Balance

Alicia Brews Sam’s Fizz

Alicia Brews Sam’s Fizz

Alicia Brews Sam’s Fizz I got back into the brewery to create this one in honor of my dad, Sam, who was legendary for his Gin Fizzes. Sam lost his battle with cancer back in 2007, just before the official opening of FiftyFifty. He never lost his zest for life, and he was one of the biggest champions of our "crazy idea" of opening a brewery. He could always find something in life to celebrate, and it was always "5 o'clock somewhere".   With that inspiration, we set out to make something completely original that you could open and drink...

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Loving Beer from Truckee to Japan

Loving Beer from Truckee to Japan

When we started FiftyFifty Brewing in 2006, we never dreamed it would take us as far as it has. We’ve grown a business, a family, a team and a beer brand. There’s nothing more satisfying than seeing people enjoy beer we’ve made, and the experiences that come with those moments. As we’ve expanded, FiftyFifty is now sold in 13 countries (our 14th, China, opens up next month). We’ve been exporting beer to Japan for 6 years, and finally had the opportunity to come visit personally last year. The reception for FiftyFifty here in Japan has been amazing - and it...

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Truckee’s Basecamp is FiftyFifty Brewing Co’s Backyard

Truckee’s Basecamp is FiftyFifty Brewing Co’s Backyard

Truckee California, at the foot of the Sierras, is what the locals call a Basecamp for a Big Life. Nestled between Reno and the San Francisco Bay Area, and split by the Truckee River, this hamlet for 17,000 full-time residents sits at 5,820 feet above sea level and provides a canvas for whatever your version of a Big Life may be. When FiftyFifty started, we rooted in the notion of Balance. You’ll see the ‘Find your balance’ phrase in a lot of our materials. We’ve always loved the balance in everything we do. Sometimes that meant a morning hike, followed...

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FiftyFifty Wins Brewery Group of the Year

FiftyFifty Wins Brewery Group of the Year

FiftyFifty Brewing, Truckee’s original mountain town brewery, wins Brewery Group of the Year at 2018 Great American Beer Festival.

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