J. Scheufele Brewery

Business Type: Brewery (NY 351 b-d)

Years of Operation: 1879 to 1906

Location: Multiple: 541 1st Ave, 258 Ave B, 719 E. 11th St. Manhattan

Description: John Scheufele was a brewer who specialized in Weiss Beer. It is likely that Scheufele may have strictly produced this style of beer. Although the brewery changed location several times, all locations were in the Lower East Side/ Lower Manhattan area which was popular among Weiss brewers at the time.

Aqua Weiss style bottle embossed “J. SCHEUFELE BREWERY 258 AVE. B NY” The address embossed dates this bottle from years 1880-1884