Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 5, 2014August 5, 2014
•California-based Coronado Brewing Company is releasing an 18th Anniversary Ale Imperial IPA. The 10%-abv double IPA is part of the brewery’s Crown Series and features a spicy, tropical flavor and clean finish, the company says. 18th Anniversary Ale is available in 22-ounce bottles and on draft. Coronado’s craft beers are distributed to Hawaii, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, New York, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin. They are also exported to Mexico, Brazil, Japan, South Korea and Sweden.
•Hood River, Oregon’s Full Sail Brewing Company has added a Pilsner offering as a year-round release. Inspired by classic European pilsners, the 6%-abv beer is available in six-packs and kegs. Full Sail introduced the pilsner as a special release last year to commemorate its 26th anniversary and decided to package it year round in response to strong consumer demand. The company’s other craft beers include Full Sail Amber, IPA, Limited Lager Series, Pub Ale Series, Session, Session Black and Session Fest lagers.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.