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 …


Congratulations to Town Branch Bourbon for taking home the Gold at the International Spirits Competition!

Town Branch Distillery’s Town Branch bourbon won over consumer judges at the fifth annual Spirits International Prestige (SIP) Awards, earning the Lexington bourbon a gold medal in the straight bourbon category. Town Branch bourbon hit the local market less than two years ago, but already boasts one platinum medal, four gold medals and three silver medals in international and national …