Imperial Espresso Porter released in bottles. Exit 4 is released as the first in a series of beers honoring New Jersey though its turnpike exits. Turnpike Authority issues cease and desist. Flying Fish fights back and Turnpike Authority backs down 30 days later. Exit...


New bottling line increases production to 160 bottles per minute. Abbey Dubbel wins silver medal at Great American Beer Festival, the largest such competition in the world. Flying Fish becomes founding member of Philly Beer Week, the first and largest of the hundreds...


Oktoberfest named best Festbier by Baltimore Sun.


Brewery expands cold storage and swaps out smaller fermenting tank for larger ones.


January HopFish (formerly known as HopPhish**) released (draft only). (**Flying Fish forced to change name of beer after receiving a “nasty gram” from the band Phish.)(see August 1999 — Phish had Fish at after-party)) February Add new fermenters – increase...