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Brewers Association Seats 2018 Board of Directors

The Brewers Association (BA) — the not-for-profit trade group dedicated to promoting and protecting America’s small and independent craft brewers — announced its 2018 board of directors.

Fretboard Brewing Company to Release Reverberator Doppelbock

In collaboration with Cincinnati native Joe Hoffecker, award-winning editorial cartoonist for the Cincinnati Business Courier, Fretboard Brewing Company is releasing a traditional style Doppelbock beer named Reverberator, Thursday, February 22nd. Joe has produced a special illustration just for the release of Reverberator in honor of Bockfest and the unique brewing heritage of Cincinnati.

Boston Beer Company Releases Samuel Adams New England IPA Nationwide

New England’s leading independent craft brewer is paying homage to its roots by proudly celebrating the national release of Samuel Adams New England IPA, a refreshingly juicy and hazy IPA. Previously available only in New England, Sam Adams brewers listened to drinkers’ enthusiasm for the beer, which was the best-selling growler of 2017 at the Boston Brewery, and are responding by rolling it out across the country for craft beer lovers to enjoy.

Austin Eastciders Adds Ruby Red Grapefruit Offering to Year-Round Lineup

Grapefruit season is now year-round as Austin Eastciders adds Ruby Red Grapefruit to their wildly popular line of pre-Prohibition style Texas ciders. The new offering – available in Austin Eastciders markets starting February 26 – is a refreshing and slightly tart cider made with Ruby Red Grapefruits from the Texas Rio Grande Valley.

Stone Brewing Announces Sour Program

Known most commonly for its aggressive and hop-forward beers, Stone dives enthusiastically into the world of funk. The first of the year’s quarterly releases, Stone Mission Warehouse Sour – Sauvignon Blanc, launches with online presales February 23, 2018.

Braven Brewing Signs Lease for Bushwick Brewpub

Braven Brewing Company has signed a long-term lease to open a brewery, bar, and restaurant at 52 Harrison Place in their home neighborhood of Bushwick, Brooklyn.

Stem Ciders to Open Acreage Restaurant on February 24

Acreage, the new cider house and eatery on top of the hill in Lafayette (1380 Horizon Ave., Unit A), will open on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. The collaboration between Stem Ciders, Kelly Whitaker’s Id Est. Hospitality Group and Chef Daniel Asher, comes to life across the expansive 12-acre property, which will soon be surrounded by an apple orchard, cider garden and sweeping views of the Front Range.

Two Roads Brewing Adds Statewide Distribution in Virginia

Two Roads Brewing Company of Stratford, CT announced today that the brand will be rolling into the rest of the Commonwealth of Virginia starting the week of February 19th. Two Roads is proud to be continuing their partnership with Specialty Beverage, who currently oversee distribution of Two Roads products in Northern Virginia.

Highland Brewing Refreshes Brand

Highland’s new look will be reflected in all of its marketing, labeling, point of sale, packaging and merchandise.