Crooked Ladder Brewing Company located on the East End of Long Island at 70 West Main Street in Riverhead, New York. The microbrewery’s beautiful brick facade with open-bay doors allows the sweet aroma of brewing to invite passersby inside for a taste. The sophisticated tasting room and production facility allow visitors to witness the brewing process while tasting beers fresh from the tap. Head Brewer Duffy Griffiths and President, David Wirth created a tasting room with a true craft beer experience. Visit Crooked Ladder Brewing Company and taste fresh, local, handcrafted beers, and you keep the glass.
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Belgian by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
Belgian Wheat
4.5% ABV   |   20 IBU
Kolsch by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
German Kolsch
4.4% ABV   |   32 IBU
Irish Stout by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
4.6% ABV   |   36 IBU
Ponquogue Porter by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
6.0% ABV   |   35 IBU
4 Day Weekend by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
Pale Ale
5.2% ABV   |   40 IBU
Gypsy Red by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
American Red Ale
5.0% ABV   |   27.5 IBU
70 West IPA by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
India Pale Ale
6.5% ABV   |   70 IBU
Captain Kidd’s Imperial IPA by Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
Imperial IPA
9.2% ABV   |   80 IBU
See the Full List of Crooked Ladder Microbrews

About Crooked Ladder Brewing Company
The Crooked Ladder Brewing Company is a joint venture between good friends with diverse backgrounds and experience. David Wirth, President, is a private east end contractor, who designed and built the microbrewery and tasting room. Duffy Griffiths, Head Brewer is also the owner of Duffy’s Delis and former Fire Department Chief of Jamesport.


Teammember David Wirth
David Wirth


A true craftsman at heart, David Wirth is also the owner of one of Long Island’s premiere contracting firms that caters to extravagant east end clientele. He is no stranger to business, creativity or ladders. David named, designed and built Crooked Ladder Brewing Company with his own hands. His passion for sophisticated design and décor is evident.

Teammember Duffy Griffiths

Founder/Head Brewer

Duffy Griffiths spends a lot of time on ladders. He’s Crooked Ladder Brewing’s Head Brewer, Jamesport’s Fire Chief and owner of Duffy’s delis. Griffiths was Head Brewer for John Harvard’s Brewery 2 decades before craft beer was trending. Now Duffy is back and brewing with vengeance, so lookout for a new line of fresh, handcrafted brews.

  • Sun
    12 - 5pmNorth Hempstead Beach Park, Port Washington

    Eat, drink and enjoy the music at a bistro setting steps away from the beach and Hempstead Harbor. Music and entertainment will be provided by Jimmy Kenny and the Pirate Beach Band and FiveStone, a local band from North Hempstead.

    BeachFeast will also have vendors on hand selling food and spirits. This year’s attendees include: Long Island Festival Caterers, Gorilla Cheese NYC, Ponti Rossi, Andy’s Italian Ices and Espresso Bar, Gino’s Pizza, Alfredo, Carl’s Steaks, Miami Grille, Crooked Ladder Brewing Company, Glen Cove Brewery and more. The event is free of charge, with a $10 parking fee per vehicle. For more information, please call 311.

  • Sun
    5 - 9pmOld Mill Inn, Mattituck

    Harvest Moon Tap Takeover. Featuring Outta My Vine Pumpkin Ale, Gypsy Red and 70 West IPA. Live music. Special treats.

    5775 W Mill Rd, Mattituck, NY 11952

  • Tue
    7 – 10pmDesmond's at East Wind

    Four courses, paired with Crooked Ladder brews. $50 per person, all inclusive. Click here for more info and course description.

    East Wind Caterers, 5720 NY-25A, Wading River, NY 11792

Crooked Ladder Craft Beer Dinner at Desmond’s East Wind

Crooked Ladder Craft Beer Dinner at Desmond’s East Wind

Location: Desmond’s at East Wind Date: September 29, 2015, 7–10pm Price: $50 (per person, all inclusive) Featuring Handcrafted Beers by CROOKED LADDER BREWING COMPANY 1st Course Craft Beer Braised Short Rib accompanied by Kugle Noodle Pudding, Natural Au Jus Craft Pairing: German Kolsch / 4.6% ABV 2nd Course Ale Glazed Handmade Bratwurst, Authentic Sauerkraut, Poached […]

Craft Beer Business Booms Alongside Popular Wineries On Long Island

Craft Beer Business Booms Alongside Popular Wineries On Long Island

By Carolyn Gusoff for CBS 2 News New York: Long Island wine is known worldwide, but now there’s a new kid on the block and it’s not a new vintage, it’s beer. As CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff reported, the craft beer business on Long Island is booming. Beer is flowing in the heart of wine country. […]

Brew Crew Cycles

All aboard! Get ready to pedal. Brew Crew Cycles celebrates launch

By Denise Civiletti for Riverhead Local: Ready to pedal your way around Riverhead’s craft brewery circuit? Brew Crew Cycles, offering bicycle tours to Riverhead’s craft breweries, is officially open for business. The startup, located on Pulaski Street in Polish Town, celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony on the Peconic Riverfront this afternoon, […]

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“Their spare-no-expense philosophy and execution will make this pretty little brewery a favorite hangout … in the area and beyond.
- Gibson Campbell - NEW YORK CORK REPORT
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