(Press Release) ANAHEIM, CA—FirkFest, Orange County’s first cask beer festival, is set to take place on March 22, 2014 from noon to 4 P.M. on Farmers Park in the Anaheim Packing District located at 400 S Anaheim Blvd, Anaheim. Firkfest highlights Old World beer serving technique and blends them with new creativity of today’s burgeoning local craft brewers. Thirty Southern Californian breweries will participate in this unique event that pays homage to how beer has been traditionally served for centuries.
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 17:52 Written by Erin Peters
Press Release: (Coronado, CA) — Jurata Baltic Porter, the second of two collaborations between San Diego fave Coronado Brewing and nationally acclaimed Cigar City Brewing out of Tampa, FL, is now hitting shelves and taps across the country. The highly anticipated winter seasonal pulls together the talents of craft brewing on both the left and right coasts.
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 16:32 Written by Erin Peters
(San Diego, CA) – Latest news from Mission Brewery, courtesy of Media Liaison, Marty Jones. — Our head brewer, John Egan, has been promoted to a new role of Operations Manager/Head Brewer for Mission. In addition to running the brew house and overseeing all brewing and packaging, John will now manage all Mission employees and managers and oversee all operations at Mission.
Friday, 07 February 2014 17:43 Written by Erin Peters
Press Release: (Tucson, AZ) – Golden Eagle Distributors, Inc. is excited to announce Arizona statewide distribution of Hangar 24 Craft Brewery beers. Hangar 24 is an award-winning six year old regional craft brewery located in Redlands, CA and currently distributed in Southern California and Las Vegas, Nevada.
Friday, 07 February 2014 17:39 Written by Erin Peters
Press Release: (Los Angeles, CA) – Fireman’s Brew, a Los Angeles-based craft beer company founded by two firefighters, today announced a partnership with Crest Beverage to distribute its award-winning beers throughout San Diego County. With the addition of Crest Beverage, Fireman’s Brew continues to strengthen its distribution network throughout Southern California, adding Crest to a roster of leading distributors that includes: Allied Beverages, Mission Beverage and Haralambos Beverage. Together these partners will now provide distribution of Fireman’s Brew handcrafted beers from Santa Barbara County, down to San Diego County.
Tuesday, 04 February 2014 23:07 Written by Erin Peters
Boulder, CO – Break out your banjo and your overalls and get ready to stock your cellar because Uncle Jacob’s Stout is coming back on February 9th. It will be the third release of the highly coveted and critically acclaimed Uncle Jacob’s Stout. The second member of Avery’s Annual Barrel Series, it is a 14.83% ABV stout aged in first-use Bourbon barrels for six months.
(Press Release) SAN FRANCISCO—Anchor Brewing Company announces the release of Anchor IPA; an adventurous new brew to join Anchor’s core lineup of distinctive, hand-crafted brews.
Sponsored [Paid] Press Release: (Omaha, NE) – Craft beer lovers are getting a special Valentines Day gift as Omaha Beer Week, the metro-area’s premier craft beer celebration, kicks off on Friday, Feb. 14, and runs for 10 eventful days, through Sunday, Feb. 23, in celebration of one of the Midwest’s fastest-growing craft beer scenes.
Thursday, 23 January 2014 00:00 Written by Erin Peters
By Rachael Rees / The Bulletin: Deschutes Brewery, one of the nation’s biggest craft brewers, is planning the largest, most expensive expansion in its 25-year history. Along with Bend, brewery founder Gary Fish said, the company is considering other locations — including the East Coast — although it will always call Bend home.
Tuesday, 28 January 2014 02:00 Written by Erin Peters
Press Release: (Sonoma County, CA) – Bear Republic Brewing Company is proud to announce the release of Apex™ Special IPA in draft and 22oz bottles. The third addition to their hop forward seasonal lineup, Apex™ is intensely hopped with Mosaic, Simcoe and Citra and balanced with a rich and malty backbone. Look for Apex starting this week in California, followed by distribution to select US markets.
Tuesday, 28 January 2014 01:51 Written by Erin Peters
Press Release: (Portland, OR) – Widmer Brothers Brewing and Logsdon Farmhouse Ales recently teamed up to brew a collaboration beer, Ensemble Pale Ale, which will be released on draught in Portland on Friday, January 31. The collaboration is the result of Logsdon Farmhouse Ales winning Brewbound’s Startup Brewery Challenge held in Portland in August 2013.