MinhasPrivate & Custom Label, White Label, Contract Brewer & Packaging for Beers, Spirits, Wines, Liquors & Liqueurs

MINHAS CRAFT BREWERY, Monroe Wisconsin USA (2nd oldest and 10th largest brewery in US)

MINHAS MICRO BREWERY, Calgary, Alberta Canada (Craft brewery in Canada)

MINHAS MICRO DISTILLERY, Monroe Wisconsin USA (Largest distillery in Wisconsin)

MINHAS WINERY, Monroe Wisconsin USA


For Enquiries, Contact Tel No.: (608) 328-9104,

Contact E mail: privatelabels@MinhasBrewery.com, Website: www.MinhasBrewery.com

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

MINHAS CRAFT BREWERY, Monroe Wisconsin USA (2nd oldest and 10th largest brewery in US)

MINHAS MICRO BREWERY, Calgary, Alberta Canada (5th largest brewery in Canada)

MINHAS MICRO DISTILLERY, Monroe Wisconsin USA (largest distillery in Wisconsin)


MINHAS WINERY, Monroe Wisconsin USA


For Enquiries, Contact Tel No.: (608) 328-9104,

Contact E mail: privatelabels@MinhasBrewery.com, Website: www.MinhasBrewery.com

ABOUT US

We are a family owned brewery, distillery, contract packager and contract brewing enterprise with 3 production facilities - 2 breweries and one distillery. We have the 10th largest Brewery in America and the largest distillery in Wisconsin. We also have America's largest Beer Memorabilia Museum, located in Monroe as well as thriving tour centers and gift shops, that are major tourist attractions in Southern Wisconsin. We have our own in-house design, recipe, product development, compliance and shipping teams. We also have an in-house 25 employee team of film, documentary and TV advertisements creation, production and editing staff.

We sell our products in 40 states in USA, almost all provinces in Canada as well as Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, England, Finland, Guam, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Norway, Panama and Trinidad and many other countries. The Minhas Craft Brewery and Minhas Micro Distillery is your one stop contract brewery and distillery for all private label, custom label and control label programs for your chain. We have made private, custom and control label beers and/ or liquors for Costco, Trader Joe's, Walgreens, Aldi's, Tesco/Fresh & Easy, Kum & Go, Superstore/Loblaws, Liquor Depot/Liquor Barn and many more.

Our main brewery and distillery are located in Southern Wisconsin, in the quaint historical city of Monroe - only 100 miles from Chicago, Illinois and Milwaukee, Wisconsin and 45 miles from Madison Wisconsin. We also have another brewery in Calgary, Alberta Canada.

TYPE OF PRODUCTS OFFERED:

We produce almost all types of mainstream, craft and specialty beers, FMBs, coolers, alcopops, spirits, liqueurs, liquors, wines and RTDs. A list is shown in the pages that follow. We can create almost any type of custom alcoholic product, within 6 to 10 weeks of receiving the request.

We can offer contract packaging in cans, glass and PET bottles and kegs in almost all configurations. We can have beer crown, GPI, ROPP and Kerr closures. Details are listed below.

Lazy Mutt Alberta Wheat Ale

A CONTRACT BREWERY & DISTILLERY FOR YOU?

If you are looking to create your own unique custom brand of spirits, liquor, liqueurs, RTDs and cordials, as well as budget, premium, craft beers and flavored malt alternatives, we offer consulting, brewing and manufacturing services to help you achieve your dream. We will walk you through choosing of brand name, trademark search and registration, label and packaging design, sourcing and creation of the custom recipe and help you through myriad of state and federal taxation rules. We have helped create custom private label brands and products for many satisfied customers like you. Clients of all sizes and budgets will benefit from our experience, in-house graphics design, compliance and custom recipe creation team, size, flexibility and most important - our brewing, production and manufacturing facilities. With the 3 facilities in North America we have the capacity for projects big and small with room to grow.

CUSTOM SIZES & PACKAGING FOR PRIVATE LABEL SPIRITS, LIQUORS & BEER CONFIGURATIONS WE MAKE

Intended for major grocery chains.
Controlled Spirits Program Packs Available
Available sizes for Controlled Spirits and Beers Program
Intended for major grocery chains.
Controlled Spirits Program Packs Available
Available sizes for Controlled Spirits and Beers Program
Intended for major grocery chains.
Controlled Spirits Program Packs Available
Available sizes for Controlled Spirits and Beers Program
Intended for major grocery chains.
Controlled Spirits Program Packs Available
Available sizes for Controlled Spirits and Beers Program

WHO ARE WE?

How to drink Rum Horchata

We are Minhas Brewery and Distillery, founded by the Minhas siblings; we have quickly grown into one of the largest alcohol producers in North America. We are proud to offer over 90 of our own name brand beers, wine, spirits and liquors, distributing our products in our 40 states, 5 provinces and 20 countries. Our diverse line has something to suit any taste or budget. With our ultra-fast bottling line we continue to expand into new markets and categories, including custom brewing, private and custom label and controlled brand spirit, liquors and beers.

By partnering with us, experts on beer and liquor production and the industry’s most flexible producer, you can offer your customers a quality product for an honest price. Contact us about creating and brewing your own custom label beer or private label spirits and liquors. We can help you bring you dreams to life.

FRED THE ROBOT

Fred The Robot - Packaging at Minhas Craft Brewery

This video shows FRED, our robot doing the packaging of 48 cans of 12 oz. beers at a rate of 10 cans in 1 second, without use of the hi-cone rings which is better for the environment. This video shows FRED handling the Kirkland Signature Light Beer, a custom private label brand we produce for Costco, second largest retailer in the USA and 3rd largest retailer in the world.

DESIGN PROCESS

Design process for Private Label Packaging

We have 6 in-house full-time graphic designers that can create your contract brew or custom white label liquor concept – from names, designs etc.

Film and Television Crew for Controlled Spirits Program launch

We have an in-house Television and Film production team (35 members) of writers, producers, directors, editors and 3D animators. Create your own commercials for your new custom label beer or private label spirits and liquor!

From design to launch, here with the Private Controlled Label Experts - Minhas Breweries and Distillery

We can help you successfully launch your custom private label liquor, spirits, beer and other products!

RANGE OF BREWED & DISTILLED PRODUCTS

From our brewery, we supply discount light and regular lagers, seasonal beers, entry-level craft beers, high-end craft beers and a variety of Flavored Malt Alternatives (FMB's). We also have the cleanest Neutral Malt Base (NMB) in the world. At our Distillery, we produce custom private and controlled labels in the discount liquor segment for Vodka, Rum, Whiskey, Gin, Rye, Brandy, Irish Cream and flavored spirits. We also supply premium and super premium French Vodka, American 5 X distilled Vodka, American 10 X distilled Vodka, Flavoured Vodka and Whiskey, Artisanal Gin, Rye Whiskey, White Whiskey, Irish Whiskey, Brandy, Cognac, Ready to Drink, Irish Cream, Horchata and all types of liqueurs and cordials. We currently produce over 40 styles of Craft beers including 6 IPA's and 3 Stouts. In addition, we have over 60 styles of Lights, Lagers, Reds, Wheat and Dark Ales we produce on a regular basis. In addition, we have the best brew masters, master distillers, flavorist, and reverse engineers in the beverage industry, all ready to help create your custom label beer and white label liquor or spirits.

CRAFT BEERS

We currently produce over 40 styles of Craft beers including 6 IPA's and 3 Stouts. In addition, we have over 60 styles of Lights, Lagers, Reds, Wheat and Dark Ales we produce on a regular basis. In addition we have the best brew masters, master distillers, flavorist, and reverse engineers in the beverage industry.

Seasonal Lazy Mutt Shandy
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Oktoberfest
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Alcoholic Ginger Beer
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Hefeweizen
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Chocolate Cherry
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Hazelnut Dark
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Pumpkin Ale
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Wet Hopped IPA
Seasonal Lazy Mutt Winter Bock
Lazy Mutt Traditional IPA
Lazy Mutt SO CAL IPA
Lazy Mutt American IPA
Lazy Mutt Belgian White
Lazy Mutt Strong Ale
Lazy Mutt Alberta Brown Ale
Lazy Mutt Alberta Red Ale
Lazy Mutt Alberta Wheat Ale
Lazy Mutt Authentic IPA
Bad Hare Autumn Ale
Bad Hare Blonde Ale
Bad Hare Rum Ale
Bad Hare Rye Ale
Bad Hare Scotch Ale
Bad Hare Bock Light
Bad Hare White Chocolate
Bad Hare Oatmeat Stout
Bad Hare Espresso Stout
Chocolate Bunny Chocolate Stout
Imperial Jack Traditional Ale
Imperial Jack Double IPA
Chocolate Bunny Chocolate Stout
Create your own Signature Beer Style

We also do Craft Beers in Cans.

Mountain Crest Blonde
Huber Bock
Lazy Mutt Farmhouse Ale
Shore Break Pale Ale
Shore Break Hefeweizen
Shore Break IPA
The Herb and Helen Haydock World of Beer Memorabilia Museum valued at $5 million, largest museum of its kind in the world
Family owned since 1845, our Brewery is one of the most important historic landmarks in Southern Wisconsin
Daily Tours are available at the Minhas Micro Distillery and Minhas Craft Brewery
The Minhas Micro Brewery in Calgary also produces various beers and has its taproom & tour doors open to the public
Minhas Distillery combines old age recipes with new age designs and techniques
Sample the best tasting cream liqueurs, moonshine, vodka, rum, gin, whisky and other spirits and liquors at the Minhas Micro Distillery
Minhas Micro Distillery has 2 stills: Godstilla, our 1000 gallon still that stands 45 feet tall and is used for larger batches. "Babystilla", our 38 gallon still is used for smaller batches.
The Minhas Brewery in Monroe has been in business for over 170 years, owned and run by some of the most prominent citizens of the area
Visitors can buy various Minhas Brewery merchandise from our tour center store
Finest White Wines from the famous Central Valley of Chile
We are constantly working on developing new products for consumers to enjoy

PRIVATE LABEL GOVERNMENT APPROVAL AND PERMITS

We have 2 in-house experts to handle all aspects of license and compliance work for labels and permits for each state and for exports to other countries.

PRIVATE LABEL DISTRIBUTION

We currently sell our products in 40 states in the US, 5 provinces across Canada. We also export to 20 countries across the globe. Thanks to our extensive distribution network across North America, we can get your custom white label spirits, liquors, beers and other products into your stores quickly and efficiently!

PRIVATE LABEL WAREHOUSING

We understand the importance of having available stock for custom private label liquors, spirits, beer and other products. Therefore, we have available warehouses in Illinois, Wisconsin, California, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, with almost 1 million square feet, to help you with logistics and distribution.

PRIVATE LABEL MINIMUM

Our custom private label program is designed for low to high volumes. In general, our contract beer minimums are: 4,400 cases per package and 17,600 cases per year per package. Our white label spirit minimums are much smaller, but vary greatly depending on liquids and packaging components. A $20,000 deposit per SKU is required before any custom production can start.

CONTRACT BREWING BLENDING, QUALITY CONTROL & LAB WORK

Minhas Breweries and Distillery has a complete lab of Anton Paar Alcohol Analyzer, Specific Gravity Meters, Chromatography and many other instruments

We also have a custom-made shear mixer used to blend dry ingredients such as cane sugar and other flavors. The contract brew lab is staffed with experienced lab technicians who are available for all necessary quality control checks and controls.

MAJOR BREW LABORATORY EQUIPMENT

We have the most modern Quality control laboratory available, with equipment worth nearing $1 million. Here is a partial list of equipment:

  • Anton-Paar Auto Beer Analyzer For beer analysis
  • Anton-Paar DMA plus Alcolyzer For beer analysis
  • Beckman DU640B Spectrophotometer For IBU, color, diacetyl analysis
  • Napco 8000-DSE Autoclave For sterilizing microbiological agar, tubes, etc.
  • Mettler Analytical Balance For weighing wort that cannot be put through the beer analyzers
  • EH Sargent Distillation Apparatus For distilling samples that the beer analyzers can't read, and diacetyl analysis
  • IEC Centra CL2 Centrifuge For spinning down yeast to determine % solids, IBU analysis
  • Zahm-Nagel CO2 Shakers (tank)(x2) For determining tank CO2
  • Nikon Labophot Microscope Microbiological analysis
  • Hach Turbidimeter Turbidity readings (clarity of the product)
  • Equatherm Incubator For incubating agar plates to determine contamination
  • Orion LogR pH Meter pH analysis
  • Lindberg/Blue M Water Bath For holding samples at 20C for consistent analysis
  • Zahm-Nagel Air Tester For air content of packaged product
  • LabLine Multiwrist Shaker For IBU analysis
  • Zahm-Nagel CO2 Shaker (bottle/can) For CO2 content of packaged product
  • Product Refrigerators For cooling samples for IBU analysis and taste panel
  • Corning Stirring Hotplate For heating samples to determine titratable acidity and for de-gassing samples for the beer analyzers
  • Ohaus Triple Beam Balance For weighing precise amounts of chemicals
  • Miscellaneous: Erlenmeyer flasks, Hemacytometer, Stir plate, magnetic stir asst. pH meter, electrode, storage solution, Anton Paar DMA 35 density meter

CONTACT OUR EXPERT CONTRACT BREWERS

We have many Development Managers for different regions, custom private label and contract brewing business. Please fill this the form to get in touch with us and we will get back to you shortly.

You can also contact us via e-mail: privatelabels@MinhasBrewery.com or by phone during office hours (Central Standard Time). Tel. No. (608) 328-9104.
Website: www.MinhasBrewery.com

You can also contact us via e-mail: privatelabels@MinhasBrewery.com or by phone during office hours (Central Standard Time). Tel. No. (608) 328-9104.
Website: www.MinhasBrewery.com