It was announced this morning that Florida’s Funky Buddha has been acquired by Constellation Brands. The quote that is being circulated is as follows: “We chose to partner with Constellation because we saw an alignment in vision and felt they gave us the greatest opportunity for growth and development,” said Funky Buddha Head Brewer and President Ryan Sentz.
This comes less than a year after Constellation acquired Ballast Point.
18th Street is releasing a fresh batch of their 8% ABV Double Dry Hopped, New England Style Double IPA Zero Discipline today. This is a collaboration with Transient Artisan Ales and is hopped with El Dorado and Simcoe. #18thStreet #ZeroDiscipline
New Belgium will be releasing a new year-round six pack called Sour Saison. This is a 7% ABV Barrel-Aged Sour blended with a dry farmhouse ale. Depending on the price point, this could be my new go to everyday beer. #SourSaison #NewBelgium
Mikephone will be releasing a new Double Dry-hopped Double IPA tomorrow, August 10th. That One Guitar is an 8% ABV all Mosiac hopped DDH DIPA. #Mosiac #Mikerphone
Half Acre is releasing a new Kolsch this Friday called Den. This is Saaz hopped Kolsch and will be a brewery only release. #HalfAcre
Pipeworks released a new beer today called Scorched Tundra VIII. This is a 6.2% ABV IPA brewed in honor of the Empty Bottle’s annual Metal Fest taking place Sept. 1st to the 3rd.
Twisted Hippo have released their first three bombers. Black Umbrella is a 7% ABV Oatmeal Rye Stout, The Bee’s Sleaze is a 6.5% ABV Steam Ale with Honey, and The Great Malvolio is an 8.2% ABV Imperial Stout with Vanilla.
Mikerphone will be releasing a new beer this week called Kettle Superstar. This is a 4% ABV Kettle-Soured Berliner Weisse with Lemongrass and Spruce. #Mikerphone
Noon Whistle released the next installment in their Gummy Series today. Giggle Gummy is an 8.1% ABV New England Style IPA hopped with Motueka hops and Experimental hop #02697. #NoonWhistle
Hubbard’s Cave is bottling and releasing the next installment in their Fresh IIPA Series this Thursday, August 3rd in their taproom. This is a 10.5% ABV Triple Imperial IPA, and will hit hit distribution next week. #HubbardsCave