Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 9, 2016December 9, 2016
•Mexican brewer Cerveza Minerva has named Pabst Brewing as its exclusive importer in the U.S. market. Pabst is set to roll out a selection of Minerva’s beers beginning next spring in test markets ahead of a national launch. The Guadalajara-based company produces about 20,000 hectoliters a year.
•Victor, Idaho-based Grand Teton Brewing is adding Teton Range IPA to its year-round lineup. The new release features 90% Idaho-grown and malted barley and a variety of local hops. Teton Range IPA (6.5% abv) is currently available in select markets in 1/6th and half-barrel kegs, with a wider release in 12-ounce six-packs planned for next March. Grant Teton’s beers are available across California, Colorado, Idaho, Northern Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, North Carolina, South Carolina, South Dakota, Washington and Wyoming.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.