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Yogerst Brewery: Hortonville once brewed its own beer

(Taken from New London Buyers' Guide/Hortonville Centennial, August 16, 1994. Posted with permission from the Press-Star, New London/Hortonville, Wisconsin.)

Although not much remains of the Yogerst Brewery in Hortonville, Sebastian Yogerst once supplied area saloons with Hortonville's own brew.

Yogerst's Brewery
Sebastian Yogerst's brewery in Hortonville

The brewery was located on the sight of Lon Kringel's barber shop. Brothers Joe and Paul Borsche, pictured in front of the brewery, and Joe's young son Martin lent a hand when needed.

brew aged in wooden vats
Yogerst's brew aged in huge wooden vats

brewery control room
The brewery control room