Craft beer industry news.

Perrin Brewing Company Releases Hard Restart IPA

When there’s an issue – computer moving slow, television acting up, a whole year going haywire – try turning it off and turning it back on. This piece of advice is brought to you by Hard Restart IPA – Perrin’s first Side Hustle release of 2021. Starting January 21, Hard Restart will be available To Go at the Perrin Pub in 32 oz. Crowlers and 6-packs of 12 oz. cans, followed by Michigan-wide distribution.

21st Amendment Brewery to Roll Out SOMA Hard Seltzer in 32 States

San Francisco is renowned for empowering originality. The South of Market (SoMA) district, a mix of urban grit and stunning sightlines of the San Francisco Bay, is also the home to the 21st Amendment Brewery’s beloved 2nd Street brewpub. Founders Nico Freccia and Shaun O’Sullivan pay homage to SoMA and the restless creativity bustling at all corners of the City (and urban meccas nationwide) with the spring 2021 national release of handcrafted seltzers for free-spirited individuals living life against the grain: SOMA Hard Seltzer (100 calories, 2g carbs, 0g sugar, 4.6% ABV).

Brewbound Announces 2020 Award Winners

Brewbound Announces 2020 Award Winners

Brewbound today announces its 2020 award winners, companies and individuals that were able to thrive in a challenging year. The Brewbound Awards have recognized large and small beer companies, as well as notable industry figures, for their execution of various business and philanthropic initiatives since 2014.

Dust Bowl Brewing Co. Releases California Golden Ale

Dust Bowl Brewing Co. announces its first new release of 2021, California Golden Ale. The year-round beer fills yet another niche in the Northern California brewery’s growing portfolio. 

Long Island’s Greenport Harbor Brewery Releases New Beers

Greenport, N.Y. — Greenport Harbor Brewery Company: the first craft brewery on the North Fork, that started in the tiny Star Hose Firehouse in Greenport, is now coming up on its 12th year. In its quest to constantly provide creative and more interesting beers, Greenport Harbor Brewery is committed to a new release once a month… Read more »

Galipette Cidre Partners with Sibbaris Privee to Launch in Spain

Cider Supply Co., the owner of Galipette Cidre, has signed a distribution agreement with Sibbaris Privee of Spain. The agreement covers distribution and brand activation rights for Spain and Andorra for the Galipette Cidre range, the award-winning pure juice French cidre.

SweetWater to Expand Distribution to Colorado in February

SweetWater to Expand Distribution to Colorado in February

Nearly two months after the close of its sale to Canadian cannabis company Aphria, Atlanta-headquartered SweetWater Brewing said it will expand distribution to Colorado, the first state to legalize cannabis for recreational use.

Jack’s Abby Goes Deep At Home with Boston Celtics Partnership

Jack’s Abby Goes Deep At Home with Boston Celtics Partnership

Pride and Parquet, Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers’ Boston Celtics themed beer, hit retailers in early January, and early shipments of the hoppy lager have quickly sold out. For the Framingham, Massachusetts-headquartered craft brewery, the partnership with the iconic Boston sports franchise is part of a strategy to go deeper at home with a focus on off-premise sales in 2021, co-owner Sam Hendler told Brewbound.

Fremont Brewing Announces Brand Evolution

Fremont Brewing is proud to announce its first major brand evolution since opening its doors 12 years ago in 2009. The refresh will update the visual look of the logo, can art, tap handles, website, marketing materials and merchandise.

Ballast Point Brewing Co. Launches Brand Refresh

This January, refreshed designs of familiar favorites including the Sculpin IPA family, along with brand new year-round releases to be announced in February, will add to the Ballast Point portfolio.