We not only aim to be a first class brewery, but we also strive to supply our clients with a varied portfolio of beverages that meets the taste requirements of individual consumers.
Moscow Brewing Company launched its operations in September 2008. We are Russia’s most modern brewery, and also operate our own distribution and logistics center located 3 kilometers from Moscow's Ring Road (in Mytischi). The project was funded by Sberbank and Detroit Investments, with a total investment for Phase 1 of over $300 million US dollars. The brewery’s initial production capacity was 2.4 million hectoliters per annum, which will be expanded to 7 million hectoliters per annum in the coming years.
Today, the company supplies a wide range of beverages, including its own brands: Zhiguli Barnoe, Hamovniki, Ale Mohnaty Shmel and Kvas Yakhont; licensed brands such as OeTTINGER, FAXE PREMIUM, effect®, Orangina, Carling, Bear Beer, Hollandia, Lapin Kulta, Kirin Ichiban, and imported brands such as Budweiser Budvar, Erdinger, Bitburger, Radeberger, Clausthaler, Bombardier, Perrier, Vittel, Pago, and others.
Our Mission is to quench Russian consumers’ thirst for the best quality beer and non-alcoholic beverages.
Launch of Hamovniki Cabinet and 2nd seasonal beer Trehgornoe Vesenniy Pilsner. Production start of Finnish beer brand Lapin Kulta. 1st filling of Zhiguli Barnoye Nonalcoholic beer.
Production start of a Scottish beverage IRN-BRU. Ale Mohnaty Shmel awarded Gold Medals at the tasting competitions Monde Selection and International Brewing Awards . Trehgornoe beer awarded Silver Medal at the Monde Selection. Zhiguli Barnoye wins ABSOLUTE BRAND 2015 award. Launch of Kruzhka beer. 1st filling Beliy Ale Mohnaty Shmel beer. Launch of Hamovniki Angliyskiy Ale, Hamovniki Irlandskiy Stout, Hamovniki Bock Beer and 1st seasonal beer Trehgornoe Rozhdestvenky Ale. Tasting competition Baltic Beer Star: Hamovniki Pilzenskoye awarded Gold Medal; Ale Mohnaty Shmel and Trehgornoe Original awarded Silver Medals, Zhiguli Barnoye awarded Bronze Medal. Production start of a bottle conditioning beer 5 Ocean.
Hamovniki Pilzenskoye awarded Gold Medal and Zhiguli Barnoye awarded Silver Medal at the DLG, Germany; Hamovniki Pilzenskoye and Hamovniki Pshenitchnoe awarded Gold Medals at the Monde Selection. Hamovniki Myunkhenskoye, Hamovniki Stolovoye and Zhiguli Barnoye Barkhatnoye awarded Bronze Medals at the International Beer Challenge. Launch of Hamovnicheskoye and Trehgornoe beer. Production start of beer brands Old Master Dymnoye, Ale Mohnaty Shmel, Mospivo Slavianskoe. License production of Hollandia beer.
License production of Bochkove beer from Persha Privatna Brovarnya, Ukraine. Launch of eco-friendly beer brand Losinyj Bereg. First production of Kvas Yakhont . 1st filling of Zhiguli Barnoye Barkhatnoye beer. Zhiguli Barnoye awarded Silver Medal at the tasting competition DLG (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft — German Agricultural Society). Zhiguli Barnoye awarded a Silver Medal, Hamovniki Pilzenskoye and Hamovniki Myunkhenskoye awarded Bronze Medal at the International Beer Challenge 2013 in London. Launch of Carling beer in cooperation with Molson Coors Brewing Company, USA. Hamovniki brand receives a Bronze Medal at the worldwide competition exclusively devoted to packaging design Pentawards.
Launch of logistics center . Nestle Pure Life water local production launch. Launch of own premium beer brand Hamovniki. Release of 1 litre Zhiguli Barnoye special edition cans in pin-up style with art by artist Valery Barykin. Zhiguli Barnoye awarded Gold Medal at tasting contest Monde Selection 2012. Moscow Brewery Company wins "The Company of Year — 2012" in the category "High Quality of Production".
Project launch of juice based drinks Derevnya Antonovka and Mintberry. Launch of the 2nd phase of brewing production with scheduled capacity of 4 million hectoliters of beer per year. Production start of Japanese beer brand Kirin Ichiban. Zhiguli Barnoye receives a Gold Medal at the European Beer Star Contest.
Creation of the Non-alcoholic Beverages Division as a part of MBC. Production start of GORILLA energy drink. Production start of Austrian juice brand Pago. Production launch of a Danish brand Bear Beer and American beer brand Coors Light. Zhiguli Barnoye wins EFFIE®/THE BEST BRAND award.
Production start of own brands Zhiguli Barnoye, Mospivo, Moskvas, and Czech beer Červena Selka. Production start of Danish beer FAXE Premium. Production start of a French beverage Orangina and of a German energy drink effect®.
Building completion and launch of the 1st phase of the brewing plant with scheduled capacity of 2.4 million hectoliters of beer per year. Start of license production of OeTTINGER, a leading German beer brand.
Creation of the Import Beverages Division as a part of MBC. Inclusion into the import beer and beverages brand portfolio includes brands Perrier, Vittel, Pago juices, beer brands Budweiser Budvar, Erdinger Weissbier, Clausthaler, Harp, Bombardier and others.
Establishment of Moscow Brewing Company. Construction of the brewing plant begins in Mytischi, Moscow region.
Our highly skilled team of experts is our most important asset at Moscow Brewing Company.
Beer Division Director
Beverages Division Director
Moscow Brewing Company is committed to doing business in a socially responsible way.
Moscow Brewing Company is committed to doing business in a socially responsible way. The company respects its customers and creates environmentally friendly products. During the production process we only use carefully selected natural ingredients, raw materials and proven technology. We respect our community and focus on the
Moscow Brewing Company encourages all customers and partners to attend a guided brewery tour. This way, everyone can get acquainted with the production process of our beers and other beverages, as well as witness our high technological standards.
We aim to supply our clients with the highest quality beers and drinks at the fairest possible price.
Our goal is to create and promote unique brands: we strive to develop a portfolio of authentic brands, to acquaint Russian consumers with new product categories, and to offer beverages which meet specific consumer needs, and are not available from other manufacturers.
Corporate Communications: be open and honest and foster good communication with our consumers and customers via the media, the internet, and personal contact; create and maintain a great work environment for our employees which will allow them to develop professionally, to be part of the team, and to be incentivized to meet company objectives.