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Red Top Brewing Company of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1863 - 1879 Hauck (John) & Windisch (John Ulrich) La... 1/39 Dayton Street
1879 - 1881 John Hauck 400/435 Dayton Street
1881 - 1896 John Hauck Brewing Co., Dayton Street Brewery 400/435 Dayton Street
1896 - 1919 John Hauck Brewing Company 400/435 Dayton Street
1919 - 1927 John Hauck Co. 400/435 Dayton Street
1922 - 1933 Red Top Malt Company (Prohibition) 400/435 Dayton Street
1933 - 1956 Red Top Brewing Company 421 Dayton St & 1747 Central Avenue
1955 - 1957 Wunderbrau Brewing Co. (Aka of Red Top Brewin... 421 Dayton St & 1747 Central Avenue
1957 - 1980 Red Top Malt Company (Post-Prohibition) 421 Dayton St & 1747 Central Avenue

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20th August 1829    

John Hauck, founder of what would become the Red Top Brewery in Cincinnati, was born in Muehlhofen, Bergzebern, Bavaria.

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8th April 1830    

Johann Ulrich Windisch Sr. was born in Eggloffstein, Bavaria, Germany. His father was a brewer and farmer. In 1848 He and his brother Conrad emigrated to America and settled in Cincinnati, Ohio. In... View More

1863     FoundedHauck (John) & Windisch (John Ulrich) Lager Beer Brewery1/39 Dayton Street

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1879     John Hauck400/435 Dayton Street

1881     John Hauck Brewing Co., Dayton Street Brewery400/435 Dayton Street

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1891    

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4th June 1896    

John Hauck, the founder of the Red Top Brewing Co. of Cincinnati, died in Newport Kentucky at age 66.

1896     John Hauck Brewing Company400/435 Dayton Street

Products

Bock Beer
1896-1919
Export Lager Beer
1896-1919
Golden Eagle Lager Beer
1896-1919
Hauck's Bock Beer
1896-1919
Hauck's Imperial Beer
1896-1919
Hauck's Special Dark Beer
1896-1919
Invalid Beer
1896-1919
Munchner Lager Beer
1896-1919
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1908    

1919     John Hauck Co.400/435 Dayton Street

Products

Green Label Beverage
1919-1927
Hauck Root Beer
1921-1927
Hauck's Special
1919-1927
Special Dark Green Label Beverage
1919-1927

1922     Red Top Malt Company (Prohibition)400/435 Dayton Street

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1932    

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1933 - 1940

1933     Red Top Brewing Company421 Dayton St & 1747 Central Avenue

Products

20 Grand Ale
1933-1956
20 Grand Beer
1934-1956
20 Grand Cream Ale
1936-1956
Barb Beer
1933-1950
Barbarossa Beer
1933-1950
Barbarossa Bock
1947-1950
Queen City Beer
1933-1936
Red Top Ale
1933-1956
Red Top Bock
1933-1956
Red Top Beer
1933-1956
Red Top Extra Pale Beer
1933-1956
Redtop Beer
1933-1956
Twelve Top Ale
1933-1936
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1937Capacity 500000 Barrels
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1937    

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Circa: 19th December 1939    

1939Capacity 500000 Barrels
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1940 - 1957
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1955     Wunderbrau Brewing Co. (Aka of Red Top Brewing Co.)421 Dayton St & 1747 Central Avenue

Products

Barbarossa Beer
1953-1956
Red Top Beer
1951-1956
Wunderbräu Beer
1955-1957

1957     Red Top Malt Company (Post-Prohibition)421 Dayton St & 1747 Central Avenue

1980 ClosedRed Top Malt Company (Post-Prohibition)