Sparkling Waters Rise From the South

This article originally appeared on BevNET.com on Feb. 14, 2018. Savannah Distributing Co. represents Montane Sparkling Spring Water and features that portion of the story. To read the entire article, click here. By Martin Caballero, Assistant Editor, BevNET Sparkling water’s next wave has a Southern feel to it. While recent news in the category has been dominated by major moves by PepsiCo …


To rotate taps — or not? Balance may be the key

  Deciding which beers to put on tap — or rotate into the mix — is a regular challenge for beer retailers. Beyond navigating the vast selection of beers is also trying to be a mind reader: What beers are your customers wanting to drink?   A poll of more than 5,000 on-premise consumers by Nielsen/CGA turned up some interesting results. The …


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 – …


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 …