Wormtown Brewery reaches agreement to contract brew Battle Road Beer
for Maynard Brewery
Brewery and taproom concept at
Patriot Place to feature seven-barrel brewing system to produce Wormtown and
Battle Road beers; targeting a summer 2019 opening
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Wormtown Brewery, of
Worcester, Mass., and Battle Road Brewery, of Maynard, Mass., have entered into
a contract agreement that will bring the production of the Battle Road brand
under the management of Wormtown and open a brewery and taproom facility at Patriot
Place in Foxborough, Mass. later this summer.
a result of the new relationship, Wormtown is pleased to announce it has
entered into an agreement to build a new taproom in Patriot Place’s North
Marketplace. The space is approximately 4,000 square feet and most recently
served as the Battle Road Hop Up during the fall and winter of 2018; serving
Patriots fans in the shadow of Gillette Stadium throughout the team’s Super
Bowl LIII Championship season.
“Being able to bring our brewery to the fans
of the New England Patriots, New England Revolution and concertgoers from all
over is an amazing opportunity for us,” said Wormtown managing partner David
Fields. “In addition, Patriot Place has incredible year-round foot traffic
and we are looking forward to bringing great local beer to the Foxborough
are thrilled to partner with Wormtown to open their second brewery and taproom
at Patriot Place,” said Brian Earley, vice president and general manager of
Patriot Place. “Craft brewers are in huge demand and this concept provides our
guests a great opportunity to socialize while enjoying uniquely, and locally,
crafted beers brewed specifically for this location.”
Patriot Place has worked closely with Wormtown to partner with many of the
restaurants throughout the
property to feature their menus and make food offerings available for delivery
or “take-in” at the taproom.
to Wormtown’s founder and master brewer, Ben Roesch, the Patriot Place facility
will feature a seven-barrel brewing system that will produce a level of
innovation the award-winning brewery does not currently have at its Shrewsbury
St. facility in Worcester.
am really looking forward to the flexibility and innovation this new facility
will offer us and the opportunity to encourage our team to explore and try new
things for our guests and consumers to share in Foxborough,” said Roesch.
Road, founded in 2013, had been seeking a strategic partner to assist in their
brewing operations before entering into an agreement with Wormtown, according
to Battle Road managing partner Greg Hill.
have a strong background in the retail side of our operation, but ultimately wanted
to improve in the area of making great and innovative beers,” Hill said. “I
have known the guys from Wormtown for a long time and reached out to them about
this exciting opportunity for a brewery and taproom at Patriot Place.”
to Fields, Wormtown is targeting a summer 2019 opening for the facility, which
will feature a 2,500-square-foot taproom and include an outdoor seating area.
ABOUT WORMTOWN BREWERY
Brewery was founded in Worcester, MA in 2010.
The brewery has been recognized as a world class brewery with over 150
national and international medals.
Currently, Wormtown is located at 72 Shrewsbury St, Worcester. The 24,000 sq ft facility includes a 30
barrel brew house, canning, bottling and kegging lines and a quality control lab. In addition, the Wormtown taproom provides a
view of the brewery, while serving full pints, tasting flights and beer to go
and BYOF (bring your own food) with 20 restaurants located within walking
ABOUT PATRIOT PLACE
Place is a shopping, dining and entertainment destination located adjacent to
Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Patriot Place features large and
boutique retailers, 17 casual to high-end restaurants and other nightlife
venues. Among the highlights of Patriot Place are New England’s first Bass Pro
Shops, a state-of-the-art, 14-screen Showcase Cinema De Lux, the award-winning
Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon, the retro-style bowling alley,
Splitsville Luxury Lanes featuring live entertainment by Howl at the Moon and
Topgolf Swing Suite, the modern gastro sports pub, CBS Sporting Club, the
four-star Renaissance Boston Patriot Place Hotel and the Hilton Garden Inn
Foxborough/Patriot Place. For more information, visit www.patriot-place.com, follow Patriot Place
on Twitter (twitter.com/patriotplace) or like Patriot Place
on Facebook (facebook.com/patriotplace).