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The Alchemist Brewery

“Next” looks at the unique nature of the rapid expansion of craft brewing in the New England region, and the necessarily shifting trends within a relatively small market. At 1:25 into the audio, the speaker mentions four favorite craft breweries, three of which are Austin Design projects! Direct link here.

The Summer 2017 edition of University of Vermont’s Vermont Quarterly magazine has a feature article on The Craft of Brewing, featuring UVM alumni. Two of the three breweries featured are Austin Design’s clients. Nice shot of The Alchemist above. And the other nice folks are Lawson’s Finest. We’re in good company…

A story by Caleigh Cross in the Stowe Reporter describes the wide-ranging benefits that can come from a local-centric commitment to your employees, your region, and your roots. Jen and John Kimmich of The Alchemist “walk the talk” at their new brewery and visitor’s center on Cottage Club Road in Stowe, Vermont, and the impact […]

From the Twitter account of proud owner John Kimmich, @alchemistbeer

 From All About Beer Magazine: an insider interview with John Kimmich of The Alchemist, on the occasion of the opening of the new facility in Stowe, VT.

 The new brewery in Stowe; photo by Jen Kimmich of The Alchemist, via Boston Globe, design by ADi. Rumor has it the lines will begin forming this Friday on Cottage Club Road in Stowe, Vermont. According to the Boston Globe: “We’ll probably just open up one day,” says Jen Kimmich, in a what-may-be-futile attempt to control […]

Full article at Boston Magazine, 05.11.2016.  [The Alchemist] …followed up to say they were building a larger production facility and visitors’ center in nearby Stowe, Vt., and Jen Kimmich announced yesterday that it will open in July. “We really just miss the connection with the community. We’re excited to see people again,” she said. “We’ve really been trying […]

The Alchemist rising, in Stowe, VT.  Isn’t it glorious? Peter brought back his perspective from this week’s site meeting, looking from the mezzanine down the length of the still-wide-open brewery structure. ‪#‎architecture‬ ‪#‎craftbeer‬

As the proud owners casually said on Facebook: “Anyone interested in checking out how the construction of the new Alchemist brewery in Stowe is progressing? Beware, there is some pretty awesome drone footage in this one.” Hold on to your hats.

Drama in Stowe, Vermont: the roof framing takes shape through the morning fog last week.

This just in: some stunning aerial shots of the steel frame for The Alchemist’s new brewery on Cottage Club Road in Stowe, Vermont. These shots were taken by Over and Above Aerial Photography and posted by them on their Facebook page – all credit due!    

The steel skeleton for The Alchemist’s new craft brewery facility in Stowe, Vermont begins to take shape.   Photo via Ruggco, Inc.

Austin Design is working with John and Jen Kimmich of The Alchemist, to design their new brewery and retail outlet in Stowe, Vermont – just up the road from their headquarters in Waterbury. The award-winning makers of Heady Topper, Focal Banger, and The Crusher – to name a few of their justifiably lauded brews – […]

Bill Austin presents the conceptual building design for The Alchemist new brewery and retail center at the Stowe DRB hearing, last Tuesday (06.17.14) at the Stowe Town Hall. Last Tuesday, Austin Design staff Bill Austin, Peter Webster, and Rich Holschuh made the 165-mile trek due northward to Stowe, Vermont. As the architects for The Alchemist […]

This kinda sums up the Heady experience. We can vouch for it… Austin Design is very pleased to announce that we have recently partnered with Jen and John Kimmich of The Alchemist, brewers of the world-famous Heady Topper, as architects for their new brewery and retail facility. Coming hard on the heels of our recent […]