Point Ybel Brewing Company moves closer to opening

Fort Myers- In the Point Ybel area of Southwest Florida there is an air of anticipation as the area’s third production brewery gains momentum toward opening day. The lighthouse-themed Point Ybel Brewing Company announced last week that they have received their first grain shipment and would be brewing soon. Then later in the week, the brewery posted pictures of their tap handles, and indicated that an announcement would be forthcoming on their opening day and festivities.

Angry Chair Brewing gets wet zoning

Tampa’s brewing future just got a little bit brighter today. Angry Chair Brewing announced late yesterday that their wet zoning was approved by the Tampa City Council. Translation- when the brewery opens in 2013 or early 2014, they will be able to have a tasting room that pours and sells beer. Angry Chair has a location in the Seminole Heights area of Tampa.