Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 10, 2018April 10, 2018
•Portland, Oregon’s Widmer Brothers Brewing is set to relaunch Green & Gold Kölsch as its summer seasonal. The 5.2%-abv ale is brewed with Magnum and Hallertau hops from a recipe developed by Cider Riot! cidermaker Abram Goldman-Armstrong. Widmer partnered with Goldman-Armstrong in 2013 for the initial release of Green & Gold, and now the brewery is releasing the beer on draft again, and in 6- and 12-packs of 12-ounce bottles for the first time. Widmer Brewing is a part of the Craft Brew Alliance portfolio.
•Hood River, Oregon-based Full Sail Brewing Co. has launched Sesión Negra Mexican Style Lager, a sessionable new brew. Part of the Full Sail Session Series lineup, Sesión Negra is made with Pilsner malt and flaked corn. The 5%-abv beer is available across the brewery’s 28-state distribution area in 6-packs of 11-ounce bottles and on draft, and joins Premium Lager, Fest, Export, Black, and IPA offerings in the Session Series range.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.