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04/20/2015
The Craft Brewers Conference concluded its visit to Portland with attendance reaching more than 11,500. Here is the summary release from the Brewers Association: Boulder, CO • April 17, 2015—The Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade group representing America's small and independent craft brewers—has concluded the 32th edition of the ...
04/20/2015
CEOs from craft breweries on the Top 50 of the Brewers Assocation's list are making an impact on education. Shortly after the announcement of a donation of $500,000 by Kim Jordan to Colorado State University, Carlos Alvarez has announced his plan to support Oregon State University's fermentation sciene program. Here is the media release: ...
04/17/2015
Anchor Brewing Company's Liberty Ale, which helped usher in a new generation of flavorful beer, will celebrate its 40th birthday Saturday, April 18th. See the video and press release below:     Saturday, April 18th marks the 40th anniversary of Anchor Brewing¹s LIBERTY ALE. First brewed to commemorate the bicentennial of Paul Revere¹s historic...
04/16/2015
The Brewer’s Association released its annual industry figures at the Craft Brewers Conference in Portland, confirming another year of growth by the craft segment as defined by the BA – independent brewers producing less than six million barrels annually. The production of craft beer, said Bart Watson, the BA’s chief economist, was up 18 percent in...
04/14/2015
On its 20th anniversary, Blue Moon Brewing Company has announced plans to build a second Denver facility to serve as a pilot brewery, tasting room and event space. “We just locked down a prime location in the heart of Denver’s rapidly growing RiNo Art District,” said Keith Villa, founder and head brewmaster at Blue Moon. "We founded Blue Moon on a...
04/14/2015
  Dick Cantwell has resigned from his position with Anheuser-Busch three months after the brewery he co-founded, Elysian Brewing Company, was acquired by AB InBev. One of three partners at the Seattle brewery, Cantwell was against the sale but was outvoted by his two partners. He signed a contract to work for Anheuser-Busch, but has elected to...
04/13/2015
Alaskan Brewing Company has announced its Alaskan Amber and Freeride APA will be available in cans this month wherever Alaskan products are distributed. Icy Bay IPA cans will be exclusive to Alaska, with planned expansion depending on the canned IPA's popularity. Since Alaska is so isolated from the contiguous United States, shipping costs are...
04/10/2015
Sun King Brewing Company has announced plans to open a second facility in Fishers, Indiana, featuring a taproom and small batch brewery. The facility will allow Sun King to continue expanding without crossing Indiana’s threshold for public tastings and self-distribution, which is currently at 30,000 barrels a year. Sun King anticipates further...
04/09/2015
Inedit Damm was originally created in 2008 in collaboration between Estrella Damm brewery, world-renowned chef Ferran Adrià and award-winning elBulli sommeliers Ferran Centelles and David Seijas. This fascinating and complex brew features traces of coriander, licorice and orange peel and has won 4 medals at the World Beer Championships and 2...
04/08/2015
Abita Brewing Company has become a founding partner for Enjoy Beer, a new financial consortium designed to enable larger scale craft breweries to pool resources. Organized by former Harpoon Brewery CEO Rich Doyle and backed with capital from private equity firm Friedman, Fleisher & Lowe, Enjoy Beer will offer business services and capital to...

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