Your Local Homebrew Shop

 since 2004

Hoggetowne Ale Works

Welcome to Hoggetowne Ale Works, one of the largest and well-stocked homebrew shops in the Southeast!


If you are a homebrewer or wine maker in North Central Florida, or are interested in learning how to hand-craft your favorite fermented beverages at home, we invite you to visit us at 3735 W. University Avenue in Gainesville, just minutes from the Interstate and the University of Florida. We carry all the equipment and ingredients to supply brewers of all experience levels - whether you are about to brew your first batch or your 100th, our passionate staff is here to help!


  • Ingredients and equipment for making beer, wine, cider, mead, kombucha, and cheese
  • Instruction on all steps of the brewing and winemaking process
  • Recipe development and customization
  • Recipe and process troubleshooting
  • Assistance with draft systems
  • After-hours beer emergency help via text message
  • Special orders
  • Bulk orders
  • Commercial brewery accounts


Feel free to call ahead or email for larger orders; it will greatly reduce your wait time if you are concerned about being "in line" or short on time.

Game Day Hours:


November 25: Regular hours

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Hoggetowne Ale Works, Inc.

3735 W. University Avenue

Gainesville, FL 32607


(352) 367-4455

Same-day recipe orders for pick-up:







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Hours of Operation:

Monday - Saturday: 11 - 6

Sunday: 11 - 4


Home Football Games: Hours vary

Closed on New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Hogtown Craft Beer Festival, Memorial Day, July 4, Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day