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What started as a dream and a brewpub has evolved to a portfolio of global brands and a team of over 100. Our unique process and passion for building keeps us going.

Truckee Craft Ventures is a global food & beverage conglomerate headquartered in Truckee, California. Founded in 2007 by Andy and Alicia Barr, TCV has expanded from its first pub and brewery concept FiftyFifty to global craft beer distribution with over 20 styles sold in 25 states and 14 countries. TCV also counts a popular sushi restaurant, Drunken Monkey, and a premium distillery, Old Trestle, among its successful outlets. Today, Truckee Craft Ventures invests in and builds brands and businesses that focus on epicurean experiences.





May 23, 2020

Reimagining the future...

TCV Co-founder and CEO recently published an Op-Ed in Moonshine, Ink where he looked at the future of TCV businesses, Truckee, and the hospitality industry.


March 12, 2019

FiftyFifty to anchor Reno Expansion

FiftyFifty Brewing will be the anchor tennant in the 150,000 square-foot Reno Public Market set to open in late 2020.


October 9, 2018

FiftyFifty Brewing wins 'Brewery Group of the Year'

After a decade of individual beer awards, Truckee based FiftyFifty is awarded the highest award for a US Brewery.

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February 13, 2019

The rise of the pastry stout

“It totally goes against what you learn in brewing school about how to make beer,” says FiftyFifty Brewing head brewer Brian McGillivray,


September 24, 2018

These are the nation's best beers

Breweries from 12 western states won 54% of the medals at the 2018 Great American Beer Festival  with Truckee's FiftyFifty taking the crown.

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August 19, 2019

FiftyFifty teams with Hey Pal Group from Bejing

FiftyFifty Brewing, is teaming up with Chinese craft beer influencers Beijing Hey Pal for their first collaboration with an American brewery.


January 23, 2019

Old Trestle launches first Truckee Distillery in 100 yrs

With the release of Theory Gin, Old Trestle Distillery brings distilling back to Truckee for the first time in over a century.


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