Two New Bud Light Rita Flavors Hit The Market

Hoping to capitalize on the success of Bud Light Lime-A-Rita, Straw-Ber-Rita and the seasonal Cran-Brrr-Rita, Anheuser-Busch In-Bev has added two new permanent flavors to its lineup of Margarita-flavored malt beverages: Mang-O-Rita and Raz-Ber-Rita. The...

Goose Island’s 312 Urban Pale Ale To Debut March 12

CHICAGO, February 24, 2014 –On March 12, 2014, also known as “3-1-2 Day”, Goose Island will expand its “312 Urban” line by unveiling the new 312 Urban Pale Ale nationally to complement its flagship...

Goose Island Drafts New Promotions And New Beers

Chicago-based Goose Island Beer Co. will formally introduce the brand to consumers its first national advertising campaign this year. Goose Island beers, which include 312 Urban Wheat beer and Honker Ale, became available in...

Anheuser-Busch InBev Buying Blue Point Brewing Company

The country's largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, on Feb. 5 announced it has agreed to buy the Blue Point Brewing Company. Patchogue, NY-based Blue Point Brewing, founded 15 years ago, makes the Toasted Lager and...

MillerCoors Going After Spirits Drinkers Wth New Fortune Brew

MillerCoors is gearing up to unveil its new beer, Miller Fortune, over the next two months with an aggressive distribution program. The golden lager, brewed in part with...

A-B Goes Nationwide With Stella Artois Cidre

Stella Artois today announced Stella Artois Cidre, the crisp, dry European-style cider launched to widespread acclaim in May 2013, is launching nationwide. As a long-time supporter of cinema and the Sundance Film Festival, Stella...

Newcastle Cabbie

Newcastle Brown Ale in November released Newcastle Cabbie, a limited-edition, dark black ale. Newcastle Cabbie has a soft, hoppy aroma and subtle fruit notes that lead to bittersweet tastes of dark malt, chocolate, coffee...

Shutdown Means No New Beer From Craft Brewers

The federal government shutdown could leave America's craft brewers with a serious hangover. The shutdown that began Oct. 1 has closed an obscure agency that approves new breweries, recipes and labels. This could create...

Newcastle Werewolf

Newcastle Brown Ale is bringing back its Newcastle Werewolf limited-edition brew. The ale is brewed with rye malts, making it naturally blood-red in color. Werewolf stays true to the characteristics of Newcastle Bown Ale,...