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Craft Beer Times | Craft Brewery Celebrates Cinco de Mayo and Derby Day with Flair

Craft Brewery Celebrates Cinco de Mayo and Derby Day with Flair

Craft Brewery Celebrates Cinco de Mayo and Derby Day with Flair

It’s Fiesta time!

A sensory experience

Braxton Brewing Co. has recently added a new dimension to their already astonishing beer collection. They are now mixing their love for beer with their love for culture. The brewery is focusing on bringing the flavor and energy of various festivals around the globe to their customers. Recently, Braxton took on two popular American traditions Cinco de Mayo and Derby Day, and they showcased the depth and variance in their beers with the utmost finesse.

A taste of Mexico in the Queen City

Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican holiday that has been embraced by many Americans. On May 5th, 2021, Braxton Brewing Co. brought Mexico’s vivacious culture to the Queen City with their exclusive Cinco de Mayo beer selection. The artisanal brewery introduced several flavors with different layers and intensities. Their Los Invencibles (The Invincibles) Mexican Lager stole the show with its crisp and refreshing taste that was perfect for the hot day. Braxton’s Margarita Gose, infused with lime and salt, was a bold choice that perfectly adapted the tequila classic into a beer. The beautifully crafted beer packed a punch, and with jubilant music filling the air, the brewery quickly became a Fiesta.

A taste of Kentucky in the Queen City

The second event hosted by Braxton Brewing Co. was Derby Day 2021, celebrated on May 1st. The brewery showcased an array of innovative brews that help cement their position as the purveyor of taste. This time, the brewery brought Kentucky to Cincinnati by offering a taste of the world-famous Kentucky Derby through their beers. The Mint Julep Cream Ale is a must-try beer with a unique, refreshing taste that mimics the iconic beverage. The brewery also released a collaborative Kentucky Common with Rhinegeist that brought together two of Ohio and Kentucky’s top breweries to make a refreshing and unique beer.

The takeaway

Braxton Brewing Co. confirms their commitment to brewing unique and flavorful craft beer by expanding their brewery to include event planning. The brewery has expanded their brand into a sensory experience, and their latest international-inspired festival has shown that Braxton can cater to everyone’s taste buds. A visit to Braxton Brewing Co. not only guarantees excellent beers, but also a new experience in each visit. With each new festival, one can anticipate new and exciting flavors and experiences on their palate. Braxton Brewing Co. has become a go-to spot for beer lovers and anyone seeking to enjoy an unforgettable party filled with fantastic music, culture, camaraderie, and the world’s best beer.


Dustin is a writer about craft beer and a professional brewer in the city of Chicago. He has written for several magazines and has over a decade of experience in the beer industry. He is currently working on a book about the history of beer in Chicago.

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