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Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider Completes Financing Round

Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider Completes Financing Round

Portland, Oregon’s Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider has completed a multi-faceted financing round led by hometown firm, Hawthorne Capital, the company announced Friday. As part of the transaction, Hawthorne Capital will acquire an undisclosed stake in the five-year-old company and receive seats on the board, founder Nat West told Brewbound.

Island Brewing Company Now Aboard Amtrak Surfliner

It was only a matter of time before the brewery closest to the tracks made the leap onto the Amtrak trains that daily whiz by this seaside brewery. Island Brewing Company is now riding the rails aboard the Amtrak Surfliner with its Hopliner IPA.

Real Ale Brewing Recalls 11,000 Cases of Beer in Texas

Real Ale Brewing Recalls 11,000 Cases of Beer in Texas

Another day, another craft beer recall. Real Ale Brewing Co. announced Tuesday that it was issuing a “precautionary recall” of 11,000 cases — about 800 barrels — of two of its year-round brands due to a potential glass defect.

St. Elmo Brewing Co. Slated to Open in December

St. Elmo Brewing Co., South Austin’s newest brewery, celebrates its grand opening party on Saturday Dec. 3, 2016 starting at 11:00 am. The brewery is located at 440 E. St. Elmo Rd. Ste. G2, Austin, TX 78745 in SouthAustin’s much-anticipated creative district, The Yard.

Megadeth and Unibroue Collaborate on À Tout Le Monde

À TOUT LE MONDE, a new beer from Unibroue born of the friendship between its Brewmaster Jerry Vietz and Dave Mustaine, legendary lead vocalist and founder of heavy metal group Megadeth, is officially launching today in the U.S. and Quebec.

Shmaltz Brewing Releases Death Hoppy Black Ale for Halloween

This year’s Death Hoppy Black Ale is an homage to new life and the Jewish tradition of mourning. Seven days are spent mourning in Jewish culture, so when it came time to brew Death Hoppy Black Ale, Shmaltz’s Head Brewer Richie Saunders added 7 hops, 7 malts, and ended up with 7% ABV.

Left Coast Brewing Co. Releases Limited Quantities of South County IPA

Left Coast Brewing Co. is pleased to announce a limited release of their popular South County IPA (Collaboration Brew) on October 20. The community is invited to a launch event from 5-9pm at the tasting room on Thursday, which will give them the opportunity to be the first to taste this time’s limited release.

Boston Beer Reports Third Quarter Shipment Declines of 12 Percent

Boston Beer Reports Third Quarter Shipment Declines of 12 Percent

Times are tough for the country’s second-largest craft beer maker. In its third-quarter earnings, released after the market closed on Thursday, Boston Beer Company reported 14 percent revenue declines and 12 percent shipment declines, compared to the same period last year.

Pelican Brewing Company Adds Lone Pelican Small Batch Series

Pelican Brewing Company this month launches Lone Pelican Small Batch Series to offer limited-production beers that explore new techniques, ingredients and under-represented styles. The objective is to bring more Team Pelican-inspired creations to the broader market—all with the same fresh, enjoyable drinkability for which Pelican is widely known.

Mad Anthony Brewing Company makes Hopsquatch a Year-Round Beer

Hopsquatch is back, and this time it’s here to stay! We’re bringing our fan favorite IPA, Hopsquatch, back! With a fresh 6 pack design, Hopsquatch is here to stay alongside the rest of our year round MadBrew collection!