Author: Kelly

Prairie Prison Rodeo

We have been using coffee in beer for years.  What began with Bomb! eventually made an appearance in Okie and Noir.  Roast and chocolate and dark flavors dominated these beers. They were what most people would expect from a coffee beer.  While loving these beers we also knew we could do a lot more with Read More …

*NOW OPEN!* Prairie Dawgs – Member Only Club

We are excited to announce Prairie Dawgs, an exclusive member only club. Prairie Dawgs will have exclusive and guaranteed access to some of our best barrel aged stouts long term sour ales, and other amazing beers. Beer release times and allocation limits will vary depending on the maturity of the beer. Each Prairie Dawg membership Read More …

Looking Back at 2016

The last twelve months have been a great time for Prairie. We have created great new beers, shipped to new markets, benefited from the modernization of Oklahoma beer laws, opened a brewpub in Tulsa, announced a new OKC brewery, began a large but reasonable expansion in McAlester, and were recognized as on the top brewers Read More …

A New Era of Beer

This summer the Oklahoma legislature passed SB 424. This simple little law has already had profound effect on us. SB 424 finally allowed breweries to sell beer from their taprooms. To many across the world buying and drinking a beer at the point of production is taken for granted. I can assure that it was Read More …

Interview with Colin: ‘Merica Label Artwork

If you haven’t already heard, ‘Merica will be release October 6th. It is a single malt and single hop American Farmhouse Ale with a citrus and spicy aroma. The Hallertau hops bring a bright citrus burst, and the Brettanomyces give the brew a juicy quality. You will find ‘Merica in 12oz bottles and 1/6 and 1/2 barrel Read More …

Release Party Recap

The dust is gradually beginning to settle after the first bottle release at the Prairie Production Brewery. In case you missed the news, we released Pirate Paradise bottles! Fans came from near and very far away for a chance to get their own Pirate Paradise, our coconut and vanilla spiced imperial stout aged in rum Read More …

We are hiring a brewer!

Prairie Artisan Ales is opening a new brewery, taproom, and collaborative art space in downtown Oklahoma City that will become the face of the Prairie brand. We operate a 50bbl production facility about 2 hours southeast of Oklahoma City that currently supplies beer to the 23 states and 30 countries where Prairie is currently found. Read More …

It’s Event Season!

It is event season and Prairie has been busy supplying beer to thirsty festival goers and expanding boundaries. We’ve been spending some time on the east coast getting to know our friends, supplying beers to an awesome event, and meeting a few others that do what we do. We were able to spend some time Read More …