Helicon Brewery

The brewery’s name, Mr. Brunetti explains, comes from the first paragraph of the first page of the history of Oakdale, the original name of which was Mount Helicon, after the mountain in Greece. The place’s logo is a Greek harp with barley.

— Bob Batz Jr. / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


April 17, 2021

Helicon Brewery
102 Union Ave.
Oakdale, Pa.
Owner: Chris Brunetti
Attended brewing school in Munich.
Located along the Panhandle Trail.

Chris Brunetti: Owner and co-brewer
Cherie Brunetti
Andy Weige: Co-brewer
Meghan Stone
Luke Roginksi
Tera Molinaro Bevilacqua: General Manager

Brunetti collaborated with Mark Davis who owns the Pittsburgh Bottleshop and Brewhouse.
Brunetti brewed a beer for the bottle shop when Davis put his beers on tap.

2016 November Opening
Helicon had soft openings the first two weekends of the month.

Pa. Department of State

Accessed: May 2, 2021
Brunetti Brewing Company entry date: October 23, 2008 as an LLC.
Officers: None given.
Address: Private home.

Helicon Brewing entry date: June 7, 2016 as a Fictious Name..
Officers: Brunetti Brewing Company
Address: Private home.

Pa. LCB Information