It wasn't quick, pain-free, or easy, but Maui Brewing Company's founders, Garrett and Melanie stuck with it, and are reaping the rewards of their hard work and dedication.
When on Maui, Daryl of "The Sodafry" recommends a visit to Maui Brewing Company, taking a tour, and tasting "the most Hawaiian root beer I’ve had."
MentalFloss.com picks their top 50 US beers for this year's American Craft Beer Week, and includes Maui Brewing Co.'s Coconut Hiwa Porter.
From the location, size, and view of the facility to the craft beers and locally-sourced ingredients, Maui Brewing Company's Waikiki is a great place to have pau hana (happy hour) according to Hawaiian Airlines.
To own and run a small business, you have to be "willing to give it 110% every day," states MBC's owner, Garrett Marrero. That sweat and hard work paid off last week when the owners were recognized by the US SBA as the "2017 National Small Business Person(s) of the Year".
Maui Brewing Company was one of the first craft breweries to package their product in cans. Now, there's a plethora of breweries who see the environmental and economical value in this choice.
Headquartered in Kihei, Maui Brewing Co. started as a small seven-barrel brewpub with the help of SBA financing. It is currently Hawaii's largest craft beer producer.
The consistent growth in size, scale, and scope of business earned the Maui Brewing Co. national recognition. The Small Business Administration this week awarded the owners "2017 National Small Business Persons of the Year."
Owners of the largest craft brewery in Hawaii were awarded the SBA's highest honor on Monday as the "2017 National Person(s) of the Year".
The U.S. Small Business Administration recognized husband-and-wife business partners Garrett Marrero and Melanie Oxley during an awards ceremony Monday in Washington, D.C., among entrepreneurs from across the country.
Small Business Administrator Linda McMahon honored Maui Brewing Company's CEO and President, Garrett Marrero, Monday with the "2017 National Small Business Person of the Year Award".
A week after being selected as Hawaii’s small-business person(s) of the year by the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Hawaii district office, Garrett Marrero and Melanie Oxleyo received the national award for "Small Business Person(s) of the Year".
On May 1st, MBC's owners were awarded the USSBA's "2017 National Person(s) of the Year" title. The Brewers Association highlighted the honor received by one of its own. Garrett Marrero has served on the BA's Board of Directors for two years.
Maui Brewing Co. among the list for Thrillist Magazine's Food & Drink section's "Best Craft Beer Breweries in Every US State".
"As the top small business in Hawaii, Maui Brewing will represent Hawaii in the national competition in Washington, D.C. as SBA kicks off National Small Business Week on Sunday and Monday."
Wondering about trying MBC's first pub on Oahu? Wonder no more. This blog review covers the beer, the food, the location, the music and more offered at Maui Brewing Company Waikiki.
Although a collection of small islands, Hawaii's is gaining craft beer breweries regularly. Here are the 4 "Must Visit" breweries across the islands according to American Craft Beer.
Greg Knue of the Bank of Hawaii sponsored Melanie Oxley and Garrett Marrero for the Best of Small Business/SBA Awards, and it paid off. The pair won "Person(s) of the Year" Award for their growth in business, using local ingredients whenever possible and maintaining 100% of their craft beer production locally, all while striving to become totally energy independent.
Over 60 entrepreneurs and 2 county representatives attended the event in which four small business owners from across Maui County, including Maui Brewing Co.'s Founder and CEO Garrett Marrero, presented to attendees the need to follow your personal dream and stay true to your own passion as a business owner.
From inception to packaging to tastings, Maui Brewing Company brewery tours packs information as well as souvenirs into their tours.
The addition of in-house hand-toasted coconut lends a delightful and distinct tropical aroma that carries through into the flavor.
For remaining steadfast in maintaining 100% of their craft beer production locally, using local ingredients whenever possible, while striving to become totally energy independent by the end of 2017, and for generously supporting local farmers and non-profits, the Small Business Persons of the Year Award for Hawaii is well-deserved by Garrett Marrero and Melanie Oxley.
From Maui to Oahu to Big Island and beyond, Hawaii is turning into a craft brew lovers paradise.
Maui is home to several companies that produce island-made craft beer, wine, and spirits. Paste Magazine shares 5 local places to enjoy Maui’s liquid ag offerings.
In case you've heard otherwise, Maui Brewing Company has not sold out. We are still a small, traditional, and INDEPENDENT craft brewery, operating 100% in Hawaii, and owned by community leaders Garrett Marrero and Melanie Oxley.
Looking to try Maui's locally-produced brews? Look no further than Maui Brewing Co. in Kihei and Kahana.
The Grand Wailea, Fairmont Kea Lani and Old Lahaina Luau are just a few places on Maui to taste special brews from Maui Brewing Co.
Maui Brewing Company's Pineapple Mana Wheat is basically the beer-drinker’s mimosa.
Predicted to become Oahu's new hot spot for residents and visitors, visit Maui Brewing Co. on the Waikiki strip for a strong menu of culinary cocktails, island brewed craft beer, pub grub and full entrees.
SF Bay Area reporter, Jim Gladstone, finds himself on Maui over a rainy weekend. Making the most of the trip, read about his visits to a few of Maui's craft distilleries.
Take the escalators from the Kalakaua Avenue and Duke’s Lane entrance in the Holiday Inn Beachcomber to experience Maui Brewing Co.'s new Waikiki Pub on Oahu.
Maui Brewing Co.'s first Oahu Brewpub opened on January 31st. This Pacific Business News article provides a quick snap shot of our new digs.
Maui Brewing Company’s Waikiki Brewpub will allow Waikiki visitors and locals to enjoy not only the full lineup of flagship beers (Big Swell IPA, Bikini Blonde, etc.), but craft beers previously poured only at its Kihei brewery. The menu shows emphasis on locally sourced products, and some dishes incorporate Maui Brewing Co. beer.
The use of solar and other renewable energy sources will result in significant cost savings for the brewery and help the environment in the process. We are proud to be recognized worldwide for quality and innovation.
"I feel lucky enough to be doing something similar now at Maui Brewing Company Restaurants, with some very good friends,” Chris Thibaut says.
DRAFT’s editors taste dozens of beers each week. These were their five favorites for the first week of the new year.
"In the end it again goes back to quality and transparency, connecting with your fans and craft beer drinkers as a whole," states MBC's Founder.
Brewmaster Kim Brisson-Lutz weighs in on what she may be drinking this New Year's Eve.
MBC's Belgian inspired ale brewed with coriander and local citrus received a "90" Rating from Judge Randy Scorby at The Beer Connoisseur. Cheers!
Racers participate in 16th annual Paddle for Hunger to benefit Maui Food Bank. Funds and food raised will provide 33,400 meals for needy Maui County residents.
Discover which beer is most famously brewed in your state. MBC is Hawaii's largest craft brewery, operating 100% in Hawaii.
Maui Brewing Co. entered the Ohio-Indiana markets this past July. Taste aloha in every sip, and experience Hawaii any time, any place.
Maui Brewing Company's Limited Release hybrid IPL combines the hop aroma of an IPL and a clean lager flavor.
With November being the perfect time to explore the world of dark beers, try a good coconut-flavored beer this International Stout Day - the first Thursday of November.
We've heard it described many ways, but "as mouthwatering as Halloween candy" is a new one. Try our Coconut Hiwa Porter this Halloween.
From Gose to Fruit Beers, from Lagers to Brown Ales, industry professionals provide opinions on the most overrated and underrated beer styles.
Maui Brewing Co.'s Imperial Coconut Porter Wins Coveted Brewing Honor in Field Beer
We agree that beer is "so much more than just a breakfast drink"! Alexandra Mitchell includes her favorite menu items from our brewpub.
Competitive outrigger canoe paddler, Arianna Gerry, knows a good, craft brew tastes great post-race.
A variety of craft beers and ono food puts Maui Brewing Co. on any traveler's list for best happy hours on Maui.
"With a shared culture of surf, sand, beaches and sun, the Southern California area was the perfect place to start to gain a foothold on mainland sales."
"Behind the beer is a lot of local love, including more than 20 ingredients sourced from the islands."
Hawaii manufacturers are taking pride in claiming their "Made in Hawaii" status.
A dark porter may not be your go-to beer for summer, but don't rule out those "campfire classics".
Maui Brewing Co. announced Thursday it has partnered with Cavalier Distributing, making their beer available in Indiana and Ohio.
During hot weather La Perouse is about as refreshing and thirst-quenching as you can get.
While it’s true that there’s a beer for every season, beer and summer go together best.
There is nothing permanent in this world except for change. Even branding and packaging needs to change to survive — to pique and keep our interest as consumers.
The new website, revamped by Webmaster Services Hawaii, has the latest information about the beers, the brewpub and events.
Maui Brewing Co. infuses its Pineapple Mana Wheat beer with Maui Gold Pineapple juice.
Vacationing to Hawaiʻi? Love craft beer? If you answered yes, then you’re in luck because Hawaiʻi’s craft brewing scene is full of amazing breweries producing world-class beers.
Maui Brewing Co puts an island spin on rich, roasted porter.
What goes well with sandy beaches, ocean breezes, and life? BEER.
Tasting an oaky wine straight from the barrel or a hoppy beer perfectly poured from the keg will always be an experience unlike anything from a can or a bottle.
In 2005, the Maui Brewing Co.began its quest to brew handcrafted ales and lagers using the finest ingredients and is Hawaii's largest craft brewery.
Just ten years after opening Maui Brewing Company in the corner of a Kahana strip mall, Garrett Marrero and wife Melanie Oxley have transformed their modest craft beer operation into the largest craft brewery in Hawai‘i.
Here in the USA we might have our differences, but there’s one thing everyone can agree on: beer is wonderful. Well, actually, there are the people who don’t drink beer for religious reasons
Even though we enjoy warm weather year-round in Hawaii, summer in particular invokes thoughts of ice-cold refreshing drinks.
Breweries from China to the Czech Republic sent in almost 4,000 beers and ciders representing 90 different styles for the 2015 U.S. Open Beer Championship.