Energy City named a best new brewer in Illinois

  • David Files, brewmaster of Energy City Brewing in Batavia.

    David Files, brewmaster of Energy City Brewing in Batavia. COURTESY OF HEIDI FILES

Updated 2/12/2020 11:48 AM

BATAVIA -- Energy City Brewing was recently recognized by RateBeer for Best New Brewer in Illinois.

Energy City Brewing was recognized as part of the Best New Brewers list. RateBeer tabulated over 4.2 million reviews submitted by its global community, examining more than 640,000 beers by over 33,000 brewers and over 74,000 places around the world, from Brazil to the U.S. to China.


"With so many great brewers in Illinois, we are lucky and honored to be chosen out of the bunch" said David Files,

brewmaster at Energy City Brewing.

Energy City Brewing is a nano brewery in Batavia that has a 1-barrel pilot system for recipe experimentation, research and development.

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