Buck & Affiliates Craft Brewery & Distillery Insurance

At Buck & Affiliates Insurance, we focus exclusively on preparing policies for large and small craft breweries and distilleries, utilizing a wide range of insurance carriers. We have special program’s that will allow us to specifically tailor coverage for your business. We focus on cutting expensive insurance premiums without sacrificing coverage.

(Typically our clients save 15%-20% on their insurance premiums annually.)

Craft Brewery & Distillery Specialists

The best way of addressing high premiums and cutting costs is allowing us to conduct a comprehensive review of your current policy. In doing so, we will be able to locate any gaps in coverage and make any recommendations if necessary. If you haven’t had a comprehensive review within the past year, you may be paying too much or have substantial gaps in coverage. A compressive review of your current policy will ensure that you have the appropriate amount of coverage specific to your needs.


Buck & Affiliates Insurance writes coverage specifically for the craft brewery and distillery industry all over the country.

As you know in today’s highly competitive business environment you need every advantage to be successful. This is particularly true when it comes to selecting your business insurance. Your industry is very unique and shouldn’t be insured like other business. In order to meet these special needs we have many carriers that have insurance programs specifically designed for the craft brewery and distillery community.


Steven P Meisner

Vice President

Licensed to sell insurance in 47 states, and counting

Buck & Affiliates Insurance will be exhibiting at the Craft Brewers Conference! Come see us in Booth #3943!

Gary D. Buck – President / Steven Meisner – Vice President

Comprehensive and affordable insurance is a win‐win business proposition. Given these uncertainties and concerns about the availability (and cost) of coverage, this is what we would like you to do.

We are aware that your time is very valuable, so if you would like to go through the quoting process via email or telephone we certainly can accommodate you. Our Senior Commercial Lines Executive Steven Meisner would be glad to meet with you and tour your facility should you desire any time.

You need business insurance specifically designed to address the risks associated with your specific industry such as:

  • Product Recall Expense Coverage
  • Peak Season Demand Coverage
  • Contamination & Adulteration
  • Valuation – market value
  • Beverage Product Leakage (i.e. Tank Leakage)
  • Processing Water Loss Extra Expense
  • Spoilage (caused by mechanical breakdown & loss of power)
  • Equipment Breakdown
  • Business Income
  • Expanded definition of building
  • Liquor Liability ($1mil/$2mil)
  • Excess/Umbrella – up to $5mil available. Liquor can be included in the umbrella as well
  • Coverage available for tasting rooms, restaurants and lounges
  • Special Events Liability available for all off-premises events