A staple "health food store" here in so cal Trader Joe's is now expanding into mexican beers. Recently, they applied and received approval for Trader Jose Dark Premium Lager. For years Trader Joe's has marketed a variety of private label beers, including a hefeweizen, Bohemian, Vienna lagers, bocks and oktoberfests. Beers in the eastern half of the united states are made at Goose Island brewing company; the west handled by Gordon Biersch brewing company in california. the Trader Jose beer are made in Mexico.