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580 N. Nimitz Highway | 545-5959 | alohabeer.com

Aloha Beer brewmaster Dave Campbell has been creating craft brews since 1985. In that time, he founded Oahu Home Brewing Supply, and spent time as Sam Choy's brewmaster.

Photos: Lindon Morris

ALOHA BEER CO. is ready to make a name for itself as Hawaii's beer. The locally owned and operated brewery, founded by James Lee and Steve Sombrero, brews on Oahu with Dave Campbell as brewmaster. The company offers up five distinct styles of craft beer, plus limited seasonal beers throughout the year, which are now available at retailers throughout the state. To taste Aloha Beer fresh from the source, visit the 6,000-square-foot brewery headquarters in Honolulu. There is a full bar with 16 tap handles, pouring eight different beers, a stage for live entertainment, a multitude of screens for sports viewing, and food service from the adjacent Sam Choy's kitchen, featuring an exclusive menu crafted specifically for Aloha Beer Co.