Craft beer industry news.

Southern Prohibition Sets Taproom Grand Opening for July 1

April 25th, 2013: Southern Prohibition’s first batch of kegged beer makes it’s way into 14 accounts across Hattiesburg, Mississippi. It’s fitting that four years to the day we proudly announce another historic milestone for our brewery, The grand opening of our onsite, full service, no longer prohibited, taproom.

DESTIHL Releasing Amra Mango IPA in Cans

DESTIHlL Brewery has announced today that it is set to release a seasonal beer called Amra, a Mango IPA clocking in at 7% Alc. By Vol.

PicoBrew Announces 5 Brewery Partnerships

PicoBrew, manufacturer of the world’s first line of automatic, craft beer brewing appliances, today announced new partnerships with local Seattle, WA craft beer breweries Fremont Brewing and Stoup Brewing, as well as Wicks Brewing of Riverside, CA, Freetail Brewing Co. in San Antonio, TX, and Still Hill Brewery from Rocky Hill, CT to create PicoPaks, adding to its more than 160 brewery partners from around the world.

The Beyster Institute Hires Jennifer Briggs

The Beyster Institute at UCSD’s Rady School of Management announced today that Jennifer Briggs, formerly a senior executive with New Belgium Brewing Company, is joining the Institute.

Alamo Drafthouse and Odell Brewing Introduce Zest Burster IPA

lamo Drafthouse and Odell Brewing are pleased to announce the arrival of a new, otherworldly limited-batch IPA. Open your airlocks, beer fans, for Zest Burster Citrus IPA. Hatched with a big citrus bite thanks to Citra and Cascade hop varieties and an orange peel finish, this rare breed brew will be available throughout the month of May at Alamo Drafthouse locations in Texas, Colorado, Missouri, Nebraska, and Arizona, while supplies last.

Rogue Ales & Spirits Releases 5 Hop IPA

Rogue Ales announces the release of 5 Hop IPA, the missing member of their family of Rogue Farms grown IPAs. Joining 4, 6, 7 and 8 Hop IPA, 5 Hop Black IPA is the black sheep of the Rogue hop family.

Widmer Brothers Brewing Brings Back Drifter Pale Ale

Drifter is back! Widmer Brothers Brewing is bringing back an old favorite, award-winning Drifter Pale Ale, which is now available in six and 12-packs of 12oz bottles as well as on draft.

Heineken Launches Coolerpack

Heineken is launching the “COOLERPACK,” an engineered 18-pack cardboard packaging innovation that allows consumers to chill their Heineken by simply removing the top to their case, and adding ic

Sapporo USA Names New President

SAPPORO U.S.A., brewer of premium lagers sold in the United States for more than 50 years, has named Yoshihito Kuzuhara as its President. Kuzuhara will oversee the company’s management and product operations in addition to supporting marketing strategy.

The Unknown Brewing Company Names New Head Brewer

The Unknown Brewing Company, a craft brewery located in Charlotte’s South End, is pleased to announce a new Head Brewer, Chris Wertman. Wertman has worked at The Unknown since June 2016 and was promoted this month from Assistant Brewer to Head Brewer at the brewery.

Braxton Brewing Releasing Twisted Bit Dortmunder Lager in Cans

Braxton Brewing Co. is excited to begin canning it’s fourth and final core style. Beginning in May, the Covington-based brewery’s Twisted Bit Dortmunder Lager will be available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans.