IPA, Cider Show Strong in Q3

Brewbound.com writer Chris Furnan blows the horn for craft beer – IPAs and cider most decidedly – despite a GuestMetrics report on declining on-premise beer sales. According to the GuestMetrics report: “The only two with beer segments with positive volume growth in 3Q compared to the prior year are craft at +3.4% and cider at +52% (both growing significantly slower …


Savannah Distributing Company and Three Taverns Craft Brewery Launch Georgia’s First Compressed Natural Gas Beer Delivery Truck

CNG delivery truck leads the industry with reduced emissions and fuel costs   ATLANTA (October 21, 2013) – Savannah Distributing Company, Inc., Georgia’s locally owned, premium beverage supplier based in Doraville, is pleased to announce the addition of a compressed natural gas (CNG) delivery truck to the company’s fleet, marking the first such use of a CNG truck in the State of …


Westbrook IPA Among Beers Coming in From This Mount Pleasant, SC, Brewery

A base of pale, Munich, and Carapils malts is just enough to contain the massive hop flavor and aroma packed into this highly drinkable IPA. A blend of four American hop varieties is added four times in the kettle and twice in the fermentor for a complex and layered hop experience. 6.8 ABV. Westbrook Brewery is another home-grown, nearly hometown …


Week of Sept. 30, 2013: Vanberg & DeWulf’s CTCT3 Celebration

On Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, the beer-centric bars and restaurants across the country will be raising a glass to celebrate Vanberg & DeWulf’s birthday and the great state of craft and specialty beer culture in the US. Last year, more than 500 events were hosted around the world – from the US to Italy, France, Iceland, the UK and Belgium. …