Video of our new solar panel array

One of Georgia’s oldest distributors becomes the first in the state to “go green” with solar. Savannah Distributing partnered with Hannah Solar on a 113 kilowatt (kW) roof-mount system atop their facility this past November, making them the first beverage distributor in the state to “go green” with solar panels. The installation generates an average of 169,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) …


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 …


Save on Savannah Stopver Tickets

What could be better than craft beer and great music? Lagunitas Brewing Co is sponsoring the Savannah Stopover.  The city is alive with music — more than 100 performances over three days in various Savannah venues — March 6-8. Save some beer money — buy tickets online and enter promo code “craftmusic” to get 10% off ticket prices.


Sonoma Cider: Welcome to Georgia!

Sonoma Cider is a California-based cidery that uses fresh juice from tree ripened apples. No concentrates, ever. Sonoma hand selects small, organic apples – the fruit where most vivid, concentrated flavors live. Generous doses of time, trial and expectation yield all-natural, certified organic ciders. Available in three surprisingly distinct flavors, apple, bourbon and pear. The Hatchet The Hatchet is a …


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 …