Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 23, 2016September 23, 2016
•Portland, Oregon’s BridgePort Brewing Company is releasing Hop Harvest Red IPA. The new 7.0%-abv offering is brewed with Amarillo hops from Crosby Hop Farm in Woodburn, Oregon. Hop Harvest Red IPA is available on draft and in 22-ounce bottles throughout BridgePort’s Pacific Northwest distribution footprint. The company’s craft beer lineup includes the Stumptown Series, BridgePort IPA, Hop Czar Imperial IPA, Kingpin and seasonal releases.
•Escondido, California’s Stone Brewing has launched Stone Vanilla Bean Porter, a new seasonally inspired offering. Made with Madagascar vanilla beans and Chinook, Magnum, Idaho 7, Motueka and Azacca hops, Stone Vanilla Bean Porter will be available on draft, as well as in 12-ounce bottles as part of the Stone Cabin Fever Mixed 12-Pack. The 5.9%-abv expression joins Stone’s Coffee Milk Stout, Ruination Double IPA 2.0 and Delicious IPA in the variety pack, which will be sold across the brewer’s 45-market footprint.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.