JOHN CURRAN The Associated Press
Posted: 10/13/2009 11:01:43 AM EDT
MORRISVILLE, Vt. -- Forget David and Goliath. This fight's between Matt and Monster.
The maker of Monster energy drinks has taken aim at a Vermont brewery that sells a beer called "The Vermonster," ordering it to stop selling, advertising and promoting the craft brew because it could confuse consumers.
From Deschutes Brewery -
Every year, fall’s crisp, cool air signals the imminent arrival of winter. Thoughts of snow, friends and family, the holidays, and — Jubelale. Brewed with dark crystal malt creating a luscious holiday note with bountiful hops to excite your taste buds— it’s easy to see why Jubelale is the perfect complement to the season.
Seattle, WA (September 23, 2009) - This is the 20th year that the arrival of Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale has heralded shorter days and the end of the warm months - Winter Welcome was the first imported winter seasonal beer, first brought to the US in 1990.
VICTOR, ID (Sep 2009) - Grand Teton Brewing Company, known throughout the West for their exceptional microbrews, released Pursuit of Hoppiness American Red Ale August 18th, the fall release in their 2009 "Cellar Reserve" series of specialty beers. The 2009 Cellar Reserve beers are dedicated to, and brewed in strict adherence to, the Reinheitsgebot, the 1516 Bavarian beer purity law. Each beer this year has been brewed to highlight one of the four true beer ingredients: malt, hops, yeast and water.
ST. LOUIS (Sept. 14, 2009) - The four beers in the new Michelob Brewing Co. Fall/Winter Sampler Pack are ales, but that's where their similarities end. Each beer showcases the diverse range of ingredients and styles found in these warm-fermenting favorites.
Grub Street Los Angeles By: Hadley Tomicki
9/8/09 at 8:53 AM
Oktoberfest celebrations at Torrance's Alpine Village start again this Saturday, but a prized guest is not invited: Angel City Brewery, whose beer had been served here for nearly 20 years and is also a tenant on Village grounds.
RALEIGH, NC (Sep 2009) - Big Boss Brewing Company, Raleigh's leading brewer of hand-crafted, premium beers, is announcing the release of its newest seasonal beer, Harvest Time Pumpkin Ale. For the first time, Big Boss will be offering the seasonal favorite in bottle form.
HOUSTON, September 8, 2009 - Saint Arnold Brewing Company (www.saintarnold.com), the oldest craft brewery in Texas, is preparing to ship its latest creation, Saint Arnold Divine Reserve No. 8. A very limited supply will arrive in stores, restaurants and bars in Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio starting on Thursday, September 10th.
WATERLOO, ON (Sep 2009) - Brick Brewing Co. Limited (TSX: BRB) announced today it has received a Statement of Claim from Anheuser-Busch, Incorporated and Labatt Brewing Company Limited, claiming infringement of Bud Light Lime trademarks and copyrights.