Golden Age Beer Co.

December 5, 2021
Golden Age Beer Works
337-341 E 8th Ave.
Homestead, Pa. 15120
Owner: Homestead Beer Works Ltd
Formerly the Levine Brothers Hardware store.
Formerly Trios Brewery, formerly Enix Brewery, formerly Homestead Beer Works.

Trios Brewery

Owners: David (Head Brewer) and Victor Rodriguez, brothers
The brewery was first mentioned in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on March 10, 2017 with the name Trios Brewing. The name 
Trios Brewing Company was denied a trademark by the US Patent and Trademark Office. Bob Batz of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette announced the new name on April 16, 2018.  Trios Brewing Company LLC was incorporated on July 22, 2016. Officers not listed. Address of Landmarks Building, 100 West Station Square, Ste 350, Pittsburgh 15219. The Pennsylvania Department of State as of April 17, 2018 does not have a listing for Enix Brewing Company. As of this date the Pa LCB has a license in safekeeping but not one for Enix.

Enix Brewery

Enix Brewery had a grand opening on August 22, 2018.

Enix Brewery Closure
David Rodriguez placed the Enix Brewery and Restaurant for sale on on January 5, 2020. The brewery was closed in 2019 for restructuring.

2020 January 26
Breweries in Pennsylvania noted that Enix was for sale.
They cited ProBrewer which indicated the property was for sale as well as “a all equipment and the bowling alley above the brewery”. In a property search on June 5, 2021, the property was owned by Homestead Hardware Partners since 2016.

Homestead Beer Works

Owners: Pete Kurzweg, who owns the Independent Brewing Company (Squirrel Hill), Lorelei (East Liberty), and Hidden Harbor (Squirrel Hil). Head Brewer Aaron Dahl formerly from Alarmist Brewing, Chicago. Note: The brewery is in the Borough of Homestead but these other three places are located in the City of Pittsburgh.

2021 March 25
Homestead Beer Works was established as an entity in Marh 2021, which gives an indication of when the property would have a new tenant.

2021 June 5, 2021
In a search on this date, it has been found that Homestead Hardware Partners continues to own the property. There is no public information that Homestead Beer Works has either entered the property as tenant or owner.

2021 August 27 Property Owners
14 Katz Crew LP became owners of the property on this date. Katz is a real estate company with information noted below.

2021 September 7 Insider Information Update
The author has learned that the new brewery owner has taken position of the keys and will start necessary rehab work. Brewing is expected to start in a few weeks and the theme will be German influenced.

Golden Age Beer Works
Homestead Beer Works is renamed Golden Age Beer Works
Ownership remains under Pete Kurzweg

2021 October 30 Golden Are Beer Works
This date represents when Homestead Beer Works became Golden Age Beer Works.
This is from the Pa. Secretary of State. Pete Kurzweg

2021 November 2 Change of Brewing Co. Name
Brewers in PA reported that the Homestead Beer Works will become the Golden Age Beer Co.

20221 November
Beer was produced at the brewery and sold at Independent and Lorelei on 5 November.

When the new team enter the building they found the brewing equipment in place. They also found old mash in some of the tanks so a cleaning had to take place. A cleaning would have taken placed as a health and safety measure but this did ad extra elbow grease.

Pa. Department of State

East Liberty Location
Accessed: November 21, 2021
124 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
No listing under this name.

Homestead Location
Accessed: November 21, 2021
Officers: NV Properties LLC, General Partner
Address: 357 Lincoln Highway, North Versailles, Pa. 15137-1682
Brandywine Agency, Brandywine Reality
John Katz d.b.a. John K Associates (Real Estate)
Katz is associated with both addresses.

Accessed: November 21, 2021
Officers: Non given
Address: 480 Lincoln Highway, North Versailles, Pa. 15137
Same building as 357 Lincoln Highway.

Accessed: November 21, 2021
Homestead Beer Works Ltd entry date: March 24, 2021.
Officers: None given.
Address: 1704 Shady Ave. Pittsburgh, Pa. 15217
This is the Independent Brewing Company.

Accessed: December 5, 2021
Golden Age Beer Works entry date October 30, 2021
Owner: Homestead Beer Works
Address: 337 E 8th Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15120 Allegheny

Squirrel Hill Location
Accessed: April 24, 2021
Independent Brewing Company
No listing under this name.

Pa. LCB Information

Accessed: April 24, 2021
Homestead Beer Works
337-341 E 8
th Ave., Homestead, Pa. 15120
Owner: Homestead Beer Works LTD
No officers or manager given.

Allegheny County Lot & Block
Property Owner(s)

Accessed: June 5, 2021
130-K-245 6-14-2016 sale date
PITTSBURGH , PA 15219-1139

Accessed: November 21, 2021
130-K-245 8-27-2021 sale date
14 Katz Crew LP
357 Lincoln Highway
North Versailles, Pa. 15137-1682