Craft Brewing And Distilling News for July 17, 2014July 17, 2014
•Escondido, California’s Stone Brewing Co. has released the second iteration of its limited edition W00tstout label. Created in collaboration with actor Wil Wheaton, Fark website founder Drew Curtis and actress Aisha Tyler, W00tstout 2.0 is made with wheat, rye and pecans, with a portion of the beer aged in Bourbon barrels for two months. This year’s edition also includes ChocoVivo cacao, adding chocolate and coffee notes to the 13.5%-abv brew. W00tstout 2.0, which can be consumed immediately or cellared for up to several years, is currently available in 22-ounce bottles and kegs at select on- and off-premise accounts throughout Southern California and Kentucky.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.