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Three Weavers Collaborates with Japan’s COEDO Brewery

Three Weavers Brewing Company announces the upcoming release of Komorebi, an international collaboration with Japan’s COEDO Brewing. Komorebi, a tart and tropical IPA, will debut at Three Weavers’ Inglewood, California, taproom on February 27 with distribution in Northern California and in Japan to follow.

Boston Beer Company Sales Top $995 Million in 2018

Boston Beer Company Sales Top $995 Million in 2018

Boston Beer Company officially returned to growth in 2018. The nation’s second largest craft beer company — which makes Samuel Adams, Angry Orchard, Twisted Tea, and Truly Hard Seltzer, among other offerings — posted double-digit growth in depletions, shipments and sales last year, according to an earnings report released Wednesday.

Brewers of Pennsylvania Elect New Board Members

At the association’s Annual Meeting on Jan. 26 at Troegs Brewing Company in Hershey, the Brewers of Pennsylvania (BOP), the state’s official brewers guild, elected new Board members to serve two-year terms.

Brewbound Podcast Episode 24: Seismic Brewing on Sustainability and Selling Beer in Wine Country

Brewbound Podcast Episode 24: Seismic Brewing on Sustainability and Selling Beer in Wine Country

In episode 24 of the Brewbound Podcast, which was recorded at the end of 2018, Chris Jackson and Patrick Delves discuss Seismic’s sustainability efforts, what it’s like to sell beer in wine country, early entrepreneurial lessons they’ve learned, and how the emerging cannabis industry could disrupt the alcohol sector, among other topics.

California State University San Marcos to Launch Brewing Science Program

Centered in a region recognized as a national leader in the craft brewing industry, California State University San Marcos is launching an innovative EngiBeering certificate program that explores the science, engineering and art behind brewing craft beer and provides hands-on experience at local breweries.

RockPit Brewing Opens in Orlando

A new coal-country themed brewery, taproom and homebrew store opened for business at noon on Feb. 14. RockPit Brewing is located behind Cecil’s BBQ in Orlando’s SoDo District and the 5,000 sq ft facility is planning to grand open in March.

Rhinegeist Brewery Expands Distribution to Nashville

Cincinnati-based Rhinegeist Brewery is excited to announce its expansion into Nashville, Tennessee, bringing its full line of products to the Music City for the first time.

Anheuser-Busch to Acquire Fast-Growing Cutwater Spirits

Anheuser-Busch to Acquire Fast-Growing Cutwater Spirits

Anheuser-Busch InBev today announced the purchase of fast-growing Cutwater Spirits, a craft distilling venture that was originally born inside of Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits. Specific financial terms of the deal – A-B InBev’s first in the spirits space — were not disclosed.