UTICA, New York (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY-TV) — The F.X. Matt Brewery has been around for 4 generations. Fortunately, they’ve been able to thrive throughout the pandemic, so much so that today they announced their plans for expansion and hiring more employees
“We have just completed a $35 million brew house modernization and capacity expansion.” – Fred Matt, President of F.X. Matt Brewing Company
This has doubled their capacity which will allow them to produce a variety of drinks, like spiked seltzer and wine. They also announced their new deal with Brooklyn Brewery.
“We sold 20% of the brewery to Brooklyn Brewery has allowed us to finance all this modernization at the brewhouse behind me, the tank farm. This is how Downstate New York can work with Upstate New York.” – – Fred Matt, President of F.X. Matt Brewing Company
$11 million will go towards their packaging equipment. This expansion will make room for 25 to 30 new jobs. To apply visit their website www.saranac.com/job-postings/