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Grayton Beer Company Adds New Canned Offerings

Grayton Beer Company announces the addition of two new cans to its lineup of keg and bottled beers. Over the next four weeks, consumers in Grayton Beer Company’s six state footprint will begin to see cans of the flagship 30A Beach Blonde Ale and newly released 30A Rosé Gose in their favorite restaurants and retail stores.

Rockyard Brewing Releases Slightly Stoopid-Inspired Session IPA

Rockyard Brewing made a Session IPA to share with Slightly Stoopid during its 2017 summer tour. Needless to say, the recipe resonated and cans of Slightly Sessionable are now available on Colorado beer shelves. 

GoodLife Brewing Releases G. Love’s Special Sauce IPA

GoodLife Brewing is super stoked to announce a very cool project with national recording artist G. Love. We are collaborating with him to release a limited edition seasonal release of G. Love’s Special Sauce IPA.

Colorado Cider Company releases Aprècot

Aprècot, will be the newest addition to our rotating limited release series and will be available in 4pk 12oz cans as well as draft.

Cold Spring Brewing Scoops Up North Carolina Co-Packer

Cold Spring Brewing Scoops Up North Carolina Co-Packer

Less than a year after it was sold to a private equity firm, Minnesota-based Cold Spring Brewing Company is now on the buy side of a deal. Brynwood Partners, a Connecticut-based private equity firm with existing investments in a variety of food and beverage companies, yesterday announced that Cold Spring Brewing had purchased Carolina Beverage Group.

With $5 Million Raised, Provi Aims to Streamline Alcohol Ordering for Retailers

With $5 Million Raised, Provi Aims to Streamline Alcohol Ordering for Retailers

Chicago-based e-commerce marketplace Provi today announced the completion of a $3.5 million funding round. Provi, which aggregates distributor inventories and serves as a one-stop shop for retailers to search and place alcohol orders, has now raised $5 million via two funding rounds with an investor list that includes Hyde Park Angels, Hyde Park Venture Partners, Ludlow Ventures, and Sandalphon Capital, among others.

Sweetwater Brewing Releases ‘Twisted Fish’ Crystal Pilsner

SweetWater Brewing Co.’s latest release, Twisted Fish Crystal Pilsner, was brewed with and for Building Conservation Trust, the Coastal Conservation Association’s National Habitat Program. As one of the five beneficiaries of the brewery’s annual Save Our Water campaign, BCT competed against the other non-profits in a social media campaign, winning the opportunity to create a beneficial brew.

Video: CBC Attendees Agree, Sessionable Lagers Are a Trend to Watch

Video: CBC Attendees Agree, Sessionable Lagers Are a Trend to Watch

Firestone Walker has 805. New Belgium has Dayblazer. Founders has Solid Gold. Boston Beer has Sam ’76 and Sierra Nevada has BFD (Beer For Drinking). The common thread linking each of those brands? They’re all less than 5 percent ABV and marketed to consumers as “drinkable,” “crushable,” “light,” or “easygoing.”

Station 26 Brewing Co. Releases Mixed 12-Pack

Last week, Station 26 Brewing Co. introduced a brand new 12-pack that includes brewery mainstays Colorado Cream Ale, Tangerine Cream, Juicy Banger IPA, and American Copper.

Growing Number of Craft Breweries in the Napa Valley

The Napa Valley is renowned for its mastery of the grape, but it is also gaining appeal for its craft breweries and taprooms that offer IPAs, ambers, wheats, pilsners, porters and more.

Hoppy Brewing to Open Community Taphouse in Old Sacramento

We have now finalized plans to open a new community taphouse named Hoppy’s Railyard Kitchen & Hopgarden in Old Sacramento this summer, as announced by our company Founder Troy Paski. Complete with an outside patio area or “hopgarden”, the taphouse will open in the 9,000-square foot space formerly occupied by Ten22 and DISTRICT located at 1022 2nd Street.