Old World Beers for Holiday Gift-Giving — or Enjoying!

There’s no question that if you’re reading this, you’re already a raving fan of American craft beers. Bold IPAs, rich and decadent stouts and thirst-quenching sours are staples in out beer coolers. But don’t’ forget about the original craft beers – finely crafted, historically prominent Old World beers. The holidays are a great time to visit – or revisit – …


Savannah warehouse going solar

The beverage industry has been out front on adoption of solar power. Many of our brewers and winemakers have successfully converted part, if not all, of their electric consumption to solar. We’ve joined the move to clean energy and installed these panels on the rooftop of the Savannah offices and warehouse just over a month ago. For now, the array …


Moon River Brewing Earns Gold at WBC

Savannah-based Moon River Brewing Co. is bringing home the gold from the World Beer Cup competition held last week in Colorado. Moon River scored the honor for its Da Bomb Dry Stout. Founder and brewmaster John Pinkerton was on hand to accept, as was assistant brewer Adam Matthews. In all, 23 of Savannah Distributing Co. breweries took home hardware from …


SDC Brands Land 1/3 of ‘Top 25 Beers’

Wine Enthusiast Magazine is out with its annual Top 25 Beers of the Year list. The list is compiled from the monthly beer reviews conducted by the magazine. SDC brands represent better than one-third of the 25 breweries. Our brands that made the list include beers from Smuttynose, The Bruery, Ayinger, Dogfish Head, Allagash, 21st Amendment, Samuel Smith, Founders, and …


Get Winter Beers While They Last!

Winter beers are warming, sometimes spiced and always a welcome addition as the mercury begins to dip. The following beers fit the bill perfectly and are in stock right now. Retailers, place orders with your rep ASAP as supplies are always limited. Beer fans – ask your favorite retailer to order these winter classics for you! Anderson Valley Brewing 12 …


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 …


The Great Pumpkin (Ales) Are Arriving!

Tis the season for the running of the pumpkins – ale that is! Linus is all grown up now and hops to find these seasonal releases in the punkin patch: Dogfish Head Punkin Ale: Full-bodied brown ale with smooth hints of pumpkin and brown sugar. Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale: Pumpkin with traditional fall spices. Blue Point Pumpkin Ale: Golden orange, crisp …