Craft Beer News Roundup: Russian River T-25, Tommyknocker, Flossmoor and Swamphead
Time to get your fix of craft beer news with this wale-tastic edition of Craft Beer News Roundup. Read about Toronado 25th Anniversary, Tommyknocker Brewing, Floosmoor Station and Swamphead Brewing. Cheers!
Russian River – Big nod to BSJ – “Toronado in San Francisco, California has teamed up with Russian River Brewing create beer worthy of a celebration. 2012 marks one of the United State’s most revered beer bars 25th Anniversary, and thus, this wild funky collaborative offering. Oe Ta Meulick? is a wild ale that is blend of 6 different batches of beer. Each uses brettanomyces, or other live funky yeasts.” Here’s a link to their news release. [link]
Tommyknocker Brewing – “We’re very proud to support a local charity that’s getting kids outdoors on multi-day wilderness river trips! Please help Team Tommyknocker raise money for GOALS (Get Outside And Learn Something) by making a tax-deductible contribution to our Vertical Challenge team!!http://www.razoo.com/story/
Flossmoor Station and Brewery – It’s coming that time of year again for the HiFi bottle release! We’ll be releasing 90 cases of the Barrel Aged HiFi in mid-February (exact date TBA). Also coming along shortly afterwards will be the release of the Finlaggin Barrel Aged Scotch Ale, which we brewed back in September specifically for barrel aging with peated malt to reflect the flavors of a fine scotch (the name is a loch in the scottish highlands). The release of this ale will be about mid-March, again the exact date will be announced later.
Swamphead/Cigar City Collaboration – Swamphead will be releasing Roosevelt and Church on a Hill, collaborations with Cigar City and Swamphead Brewing. Here is a link to the bottle art and release party details. http://bit.ly/AnIh4t