Burlington Beer Co. is a family and friend owned brewery in Williston, Vermont. Our mission is to brew balanced beers with purpose that celebrate the culture and agriculture of Vermont. Established May, 2014
Joe, Founder & Head Brewer
Joe Lemnah is the founder of Burlington Beer Company and was born in Burlington, Vermont and grew up in Essex Junction, Vermont. Growing up in Vermont Joe has been shaped by the food, spirit, and Vermont culture. After Joe brewed his first batch of home brew in September of 2006, he jumped head first into the art and science of brewing. Between 2006 and 2012, Joe brewed professionally at Olde Saratoga Brewing Co., Dogfish Head Craft Brewing Co., and Evolution Craft Brewing Co. starting on the packaging line up to Assistant Brew master at Evolution Brewing Co. Joe starts Burlington Beer Co. with more than 10,000 hours of professional brewing experience. Joe and his wife Beth have been settled back in Vermont since 2012 and had their first child in January 2014.
Steve, Marketing & Design
Steve McDonald is from Essex Junction Vermont and is a brand building graphic designer who has been working professionally in the design industry for the last 10 years. During that time he has provided solutions for production, print, web design and development, all the way to interactive content management systems and brand / digital strategy solutions. Over the years Steve has worked with larger and smaller design agencies for a number of clients such as Atomic Skis, IKEA, Telia, Jones Soda, WESC, Disney, Electrolux, Samsung and many more. His true passion lies in connecting brands and business through design and communication.
Trevor, Tap Room and Brewer
Trevor is from Williston, Vermont. Trevor’s been working in the tap room and making beer with us since day one.
Alex, Tap Room and Brewer
Alex is from Cambridgeport, Vermont and has been home brewing for five years. Alex brings a general sense of awesome to whatever he does.
Devon, Tap Room and Brewer
Devon is from Jericho, Vermont and has been home brewing for 3 years and also works at Vermont Home brew Supply in Winooski, VT.
Brendon, Tap Room
Brendon is from Williston, Vermont. Brendon brings 5 years of bar tending experience to our tap room.