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Now a Real Brewery!

Great news everyone!

We signed a lease and are building the brewery and tasting

room in Columbia, MD. Our doors will open mid-2018 so be sure

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Sapwood Cellars

We are dually focused on barrel-aged mixed-fermented beers and fresh hoppy ales. Founded on our shared passions for brewing science, delicious flavors, and the craft of beer production, we brew beers that are balanced, drinkable, and highly aromatic without tongue-scraping bitterness or piercing sourness. Beer should be a pleasure to savor, not a challenge to conquer!

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Coming to Columbia, Maryland!

Sapwood Cellars

Sapwood Cellars
8980 Rt. 108
Columbia, MD

Progress: February

  On February 16th the first “official” Sapwood Cellars test batches were briefly available to the public at the Love Thy Beer Winter Warmer Showcase. The response to Scott’s Concentrated (white wine double IPA) and Mike’s Cheater Hops: Citra Galaxy (hazy IPA) was...

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Progress: January

Government-involvement is the most significant differentiator between craft brewing and homebrewing. So importantly we submitted the first of our three-levels of licensing with the federal TTB Brewer’s Notice! Filling out the online forms wasn’t daunting...

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Sapwood Cellars Progress: December

After 18 months of thinking, writing, and planning we’ve finally reached the “action” phase of opening Sapwood Cellars! On December 18th we met with the landlords, shared a few test brews, and picked up the keys to the brewery. Luckily for us, the building already...

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Latest Coverage

The Baltimore Sun

Sapwood Cellars, a new brewery coming to Columbia, plans June opening


Baltimore Business Journal

Howard County’s newest brewery eyes June opening in Columbia


Baltimore citybizlist

New Brewery Sapwood Cellars Signs Lease With Feldman Bergin Development And Fortified Property Group In Howard County


Columbia Patch

Columbia Brewery Opening Off Route 108


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