SEATTLE — Fremont Brewing’s Lush India Pale Ale will be served on all Alaska Airlines flights starting November 16, 2018. The partnership was first publicly announced in an Alaska Airlines blog post on November 13th. Made with a hand-selected blend of malts and Citra and Mosaic hops, Lush evokes the pure essence of the hops that define its clean, juicy, and tropical flavor.
“As a Pacific Northwest craft brewery, we’re proud and honored to be featured by another home-town favorite, Alaska Airlines,” said Matt Lincecum, Founder/Brewer of Fremont Brewing. “This partnership reflects our shared commitment to quality, sustainability, and community engagement. So sit back, relax, and enjoy a Lush on your next Alaska Airlines flight!”
“Alaska offers an inspired lineup of all craft brews onboard that feature local favorites such as Fremont Lush IPA,” said Todd Traynor-Corey, director of onboard food and beverage at Alaska Airlines. “Fremont’s focus on quality hops and their commitment to superior taste has taken craft beer to another level with the Lush IPA. Our shared values around sustainability and a West Coast sensibility that resonates with our guests make them a partner we are proud to fly with.”
What the can says:
We bring this tropical treat to you as a gift from the Pacific Northwest. Lush is brewed with a hand-selected blend of malts and lush, tropical hops reminiscent of lime, mango, and guava…Because Beer Matters! “For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.” – Douglas Adams
- DOWN & DIRTY: 2-Row Pale and Honey malts with Citra® and Mosaic® hops and Citra® Lupulin Powder.
- ABV: 7.0%
- IBU: 80
- COLOR: Bright orange
- AROMA: Melon, tropical, citrus, spice
- FLAVOR: Juicy, tropical, citrus, pepper
- AVAILABILITY: Throughout Fremont Brewing’s distribution territories and on all Alaska Airlines flights over one hour in duration.
About Fremont Brewing
Fremont Brewing is a family-owned craft brewery founded in 2009 to brew artisan beers made with the best local ingredients we can find. Our beer is distributed in kegs, cans, and 22 oz. bottles and can be enjoyed every day at our kid- and dog-friendly Urban Beer Garden in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood. Because Beer Matters!
About Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines and its regional partners fly 44 million guests a year to more than 115 destinations with an average of 1,200 daily flights across the United States and to Mexico, Canada and Costa Rica. With Alaska and Alaska Global Partners, guests can earn and redeem miles on flights to more than 900 destinations worldwide. Alaska Airlines ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Carriers in North America” in the J.D. Power North America Airline Satisfaction Study for 11 consecutive years from 2008 to 2018. Learn about Alaska’s award-winning service at newsroom.alaskaair.com and blog.alaskaair.com. Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK).