Big Storm Brewing Co is one of the fastest growing independent craft breweries in Florida. Founded in 2012 by Mike Bishop, Big Storm now has two brewing and taproom facilities in Tampa Bay. Led by Head Brewer, Joel Moore, Big Storm's innovative craft beers have received critical acclaim for the past five consecutive years, winning 2016's Best Florida Beer Championship with their Oktoberfest Marzen Lager.
Today, Big Storm is a true pioneer using local ingredients like citrus and wild flower honey, brewing more than 20 different beers, including their popular Arcus IPA, Wavemaker® Amber Ale, Helicity® Pilsner and Oats in Hose Oatmeal Stout.
Available in most local Publix, Whole Foods, Total Wine and ABC Liquors, Big Storm is not just craft beer, but great beer.
The local taste of Tampa Bay is now shared on tap from the Keys to the Panhandle. Our brew team shares a passion for bringing great beers to the consumer. The Big Storm Brewing Co. taproom is a community where all are welcome.
General InfoThe Lightning Twenty Five Brewed to celebrate the Tampa Bay Lightning's 25th Anniversary, featuring German pilsner barley malt and classic American hops. Cold fermented, then matured for 25 days creating a very well-balanced light lager. Pours bright like the Tampa Bay Sun, "The Lightning Twenty Five" is easy to drink and refreshing.
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Recommended Ratings & Reviews
Great craft brewery for local Tampa Bay residents. Very friendly and attentive staff.
Pros: Great beer selection. Fun atmosphere. Great service and staff.
Great service and great beers. Nice setup with large TVs.
Pros: Beer selection. Friendly service.
Cons: None so far.