Established in 2013, Fort Myers Brewing Company was the first microbrewery to open in Lee County and continues to lead Southwest Florida’s surging craft beer movement. Founded by Rob and Jen Whyte, Fort
Myers Brewing carries a signature line of flagship beers in addition to seasonal brews and small batch specialties. Our ales, pilsners, stouts and IPAs are winners of multiple prestigious awards, including golds at
the Best Florida Beer Competition, a silver at the 2018 World Beer Cup and a bronze at the 2019 Great American Beer Festival. Fort Myers Brewing was named “Best Large Brewery in Florida” in 2016.
Craft beer can be a little intimidating to some people, especially those not fond of a lusciously bitter brew. Gateway Gold is the perfect way to introduce your mouth to the simpler side of craft beer. This golden blonde ale is smooth & light bodied with a unique touch of sweetness. Whether you’re a novice or a hardcore beer lover, this easy drinkin’ brew always goes down smooth.
HIGH 5 IPA
The next time you want to celebrate a great success with your buds, just yell “High Five!” and stick one hand in the air while you hold this crushable IPA in the other. We brew and dry hop this beer with Citra and Centennial hops to create piney, citrusy aromas and flavors bursting out of every pint. Fort Myers Brewing won a Gold medal for this beer in the Best Florida Beer Competition in 2015… that’s so worth a High 5!
FML FORT MYERS LIGHT
Fort Myers Light is a light, crisp, clean and refreshing lager which makes it the ideal summer beer and the perfect match for Floridians year round. It’s also the perfect beer for when you’re just having one of those FML day! Fort Myers Brewing received a Silver Medal for this beer in the Best Florida Beer Competition in 2016.
CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER PORTER
Just like the childhood treat, but with an adult kick! The combination of a peanut butter nose with a milk chocolate taste make this decadent porter one of our most sought after seasonal brews.
FORT MYERS WHEAT
Fort Myers American Wheat brings the Florida sunshine to the glass. This award winning beer boasts a light and crisp body with refreshing hints of Florida citrus flavors on the finish.
Our traditional German festbier with delicious and balanced malt flavors. Grab your boot and lederhosen because this beer will make you feel like you’re celebrating right at the original Oktoberfest in Munich.
Grab a can of whipped cream, this is pumpkin pie in a glass! Brewed in the fall this beer has it all – pumpkin, nutmeg, cinnamon and brown sugar. And at 9.3% it packs a punch. Don’t miss this one; it won’t be in stock long.
KEG NOG STOUT
This isn’t your great Aunt June’s egg nog receipe. Giving homage to the original spiked elixer, Keg Nog Stout is brewed with seasonal spices such as cinnamon & nutmeg. With a 10% ABV it is also the prescription for getting through those family holiday parties.
SMALL BATCH SPECIALTIES
Our summertime pineapple infused ale is the perfect refresher for the dog days of summer that happen to be most days in Southwest Florida. Available in our taproom on Sunday only!
In Florida fashion we decided to up the heat index on one of our most popular beers. The addition of mango & habenero creates a slight sweetness with a backend heat to keep you wanting more.
All chocoholics know that you have to indulge your sweet tooth once and a while. This highly acclaimed double stout is chock-full of sweetness, with decadent layers of rich chocolate seamlessly melding with subtle wisps of roasted barley and espresso. Fort Myers Brewing received Gold Medals for this beer at the Best Florida Beer Competition of 2015 and 2016, and it also won 2nd Runner up Best Small Batch Brew of 2016.
An Imperial IPA disguised by its jet-black color! Brewed with dark malts bringing a slight roasty flavor to this hoppy beer. Fort Myers Brewing received a silver medal for this beer in the Best Florida Beer Competition in 2014 as well as a gold medal in 2016. Most recently, Incognito received a 93 on Beer Advocate, stating it was “true to style,” and “exceptional all around”
This award winning Russian Imperial Stout has a rich thickness that could be compared to bubblin’ crude. A bold style inspired by brewers back in the 1800’s to win over the Russian Czar, this modern day version boasts an intensely rich and complex malt malt character with slight hints of espresso and chocolate. Fort Myers Brewing Company won a bronze medal for this brew at the 2016 Best Florida Beer Competition.