Fat Tire Rolls Out Cans

| May 22, 2008 | Comments (8)

New Belgium Brewing’s Canning Line Begins Operations

Fort Collins, CO – New Belgium Brewing’s new canning rolled off its first aluminum cans of Fat Tire Amber Ale on May 20th. New Belgium, known for its commitment to quality and sustainability, will distribute the cans to limited markets this summer, with cans arriving in Colorado stores by mid-June.

“We are looking forward to introducing our old friend, Fat Tire, in a brand new package,” said Bryan Simpson, spokesperson for New Belgium. “As we fire up the line for our initial runs, we are celebrating the new adventures of Fat Tire.”

About New Belgium Brewing Company
New Belgium Brewing Company, makers of Fat Amber Ale and other Belgian-inspired beers, began operations in a tiny Fort Collins basement in 1991. Today, the third largest craft brewer in the U.S., New Belgium produces seven year-round beers; Fat Tire Amber Ale, Sunshine Wheat, Blue Paddle Pilsner, 1554 Black Ale, Abbey, Mothership Wit and Trippel, as well as a host of seasonal releases. In addition to producing world-class beers, New Belgium takes pride in being a responsible corporate role model with progressive programs such as employee ownership, open book management and a commitment to environmental stewardship. For more information, visit www.newbelgium.com.

8 Responses to “Fat Tire Rolls Out Cans”

  1. lol, i wish they would name a beer after me which would be called, “spare tire”

    September 9, 2008 at 5:26 pm
  2. Also, I’m gonna add you guys to my blogroll. We write quite a bit about beer so you might like our site as well.

    August 31, 2008 at 11:23 pm
  3. Representin the Fort!

    August 31, 2008 at 11:21 pm
  4. :( WTF!!!!

    August 12, 2008 at 9:05 am
  5. Jon W #

    Awesome! Very excited to see this! Now, when I’m camping, or just anywhere I need a cooler of beer and can’t have glass, I can have Dale’s pale ale AND Fat Tire!! Sweeeet stuff indeed…..

    July 8, 2008 at 9:58 pm

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