• Dixie Beer Company Targets Domestic Premium Space in New Orleans

    30 days ago - By Brewbound

    Dixie Beer Company will officially open its 85,000 sq. ft. production facility to the public on Saturday, marking the return of locally produced Dixie Beer to the market for the first time in about 15 years.
    The 112-year-old Dixie brand was nearly wiped out during Hurricane Katrina, which destroyed the beer company's facility in 2005. In the aftermath, the company moved production to the Minhas brewery in Wisconsin, and then Memphis, Tennessee-based City Brewing in 2017 after the late Tom Benson, and his wife Gayle, acquired a majority stake in the business from Joe and Kendra Bruno.
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