The Green Bench Brewing Co. posted this photo on their Facebook timeline on Tuesday, October 13 after their ribbon cutting event. "Thanks to the Mayor and City Council for attending our ribbon cutting this morning. #stpete #ribboncutting #craftbeer #microbrewery #it'sofficial"
St. Petersburg, Florida -- Green Bench Ale, Skyway Wheat, and Coffee Pot Bayou... those are just a few of the Bay area themed brews you can enjoy at the new Green Bench Brewing Company.
The mayor and city leaders were there for the grand opening of the 15-barrel brew house. Over the next five years, the brewery plans to create 25 new jobs and make 12,000 to 15,000 barrels of brews per year. Green Bench Brewing Company is located in the EDGE district at 1133 Baum Avenue North.
Click here for the Green Bench Brewery Co.'s Facebook page
And just a mile from the brewery at 642 22nd Street South, you'll soon be able to order up some soul food. Sylvia's Queen of Soul Food is accepting applications for wait staff, hostesses, cooks, dishwashers, and bartenders.
They'll continue hiring for the 50 new positions at a job fair Wednesday from 10 am to 3 pm, so bring your resume. Sylvia's opens in November.