The Kraus family came to Sedona in 1993 with all their worldly goods and a dream, to brew great fresh beer the way Fred learned at the Gasthausbrauerei Hufeisen, or Horseshoe Brewery, in the picturesque village of Pottenstein, Germany. The dream became reality when they opened the doors of Oak Creek Brewing Co. in west Sedona.
Since February 1995 Sedona's only Microbrewery has been known to locals and tourists alike as the place to enjoy delicious handcrafted brews in a relaxed, unique setting.
Founded in 1831 by Justus Hildebrand in his hometown of Pfungstadt a small town 45 km.s south of
Great new Brewery in the Triangle. They sport several award winning beers.
When Heartland Brewery opened as New York's first American style brewpub on Union Square in 1995,