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Creature Comforts Brewing to Release Table Beer

Creature Comforts Brewing Company will release its next seasonal, Table Beer, on draft and in 12-ounce cans this October. The beer was designed specifically to enjoy with food, family, and friends. This beer was released last Fall under the name Epicurious.

Anheuser-Busch InBev Buys Remaining Stake in Virtue Cider, Shuffles High End Team

Anheuser-Busch InBev Buys Remaining Stake in Virtue Cider, Shuffles High End Team

Anheuser-Busch InBev, via its High End craft and import division, has acquired the remainder of Michigan’s Virtue Cider, the company announced today. Greg Hall, the former brewmaster at Goose Island, which is also owned by A-B InBev, launched Virtue Cider with partner Stephen Schmakel and 31 investors in 2011 after his father, John Hall, sold Goose Island to the world’s largest beer company for $38.8 million.

Stony Creek Brewery to Release Ripe ‘N’ Cranky Juiced IPA Series in Cans

Stony Creek Brewery announces the release of Ripe ‘n’ Cranky Orange, the first of its Juiced India Pale Ale (IPA) series. This Brewery favorite is set to be released in cans October 1. Ripe‘N’Cranky Orange is one of three unique versions that will be featured throughout the year, each blending distinct versions of their flagship Cranky IPA with fresh, cold-pressed juice from New Haven, Connecticut’s RIPE™ Fresh Juice. The result is an IPA with a fresh-squeezed taste and perfect hoppy harmony. The 16oz. cans will be sold in 4 packs throughout all markets where Stony Creek Beer is available.

Tennessee Brew Works Adds Distribution in Kentucky

Tennessee Brew Works, the Nashville, Tennessee based brewer announced that it will begin distributing their craft beers in Kentucky through Heidelberg Distributing Co.

Tennessee Brew Works Launches Distribution in Kentucky

Tennessee Brew Works, the Nashville, Tennessee based brewer of the Southern Wit®, 1927® IPA, Tripel Star®, Country Roots®, Basil Ryeman®, Walk the Lime®, Extra Easy® Ale, Cutaway® Rye IPA and many other well-regarded beers, announced today that it will begin distributing their craft beers in Kentucky through Heidelberg Distributing Co.

Brewcraft USA Opens Chicago Distribution Warehouse

The Brewcraft USA Chicago facility will join the four current U.S. locations, Vancouver, WA; Dallas, TX; Asheville, NC; Champlain, NY – supplying homebrew retailers and craft brewers with a wide array of brewing ingredients and equipment.

Great Divide Brewing Company to Release Chai Yeti

Great Divide Brewing Company is excited to introduce a new addition to their Yeti clan, Chai Yeti (9.5% ABV), an imperial stout brewed with traditional chai spices.

SouthNorte Beer Co. Releases 2 Beers

SouthNorte Beer Co., an American craft brewery that blends the rustic flair of Mexico with the art of San Diego craft brewing, is officially debuting on taps and shelves in the San Diego area.

Elgood’s Coolship Sour Mango Ale Available Nationwide

Elgood’s Coolship Sour Mango Ale – a tart, 6% ABV, spontaneously-fermented ale blended with mango for a bright and fruity flavor mélange, is now available nationwide in the U.S.