Home > Tag Archives: iowa beer news (page 2)

Tag Archives: iowa beer news

Sixpoint Brewing coming to Iowa with Abu Nawas Distribution

Just saw this release on Facebook from Abu Nawas distribution. More exciting beer news for us in Iowa! Cheers! Abu Nawas Beverage Company We are very excited to announce that we are going to be bringing the beers from theSixpoint Brewery to Iowa! (Elkader, Iowa) – August 11th, 2015 – Abu Nawas Beverage Company is proud to annou ...

Read More »

Tallgrass Brewing Announces Explorer Series Starting in September

Very excited to share this news and look forward to trying each of these four beers. The following comes from Tallgrass Brewing’s Facebook page: We’ve given you teasers, now here’s the full scoop. Next month the Explorer Series, a new line of specialty beers from Tallgrass, will officially launch with the release of Bourbon Ba ...

Read More »

Coming to Shelves: Stone, Lagunitas, August Schell, new Boulevard Collab

Some releases that will be hitting our market in the coming months…(to go along with Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Beers :) have me pretty excited. The August Schell Noble Star Collection has been a huge success and I’m really looking forward to this next release. As for some local news, Big Grove Brewery will be holding their 2 year An ...

Read More »

2015 Bourbon County Lineup Announced

Thanks to the Beer Counselor for the link to the Chicago Tribune article announcing the lineup for 2015 Bourbon County Stout. Obviously, not sure what Iowa will see, but you can expect every year to be a Black Friday beer shopping spree and I’m sure it will continue to get busier. The following is courtesy of the Chicago Tribune: Bourbo ...

Read More »

Northside Oktoberfest set for October 3, 2015 in Downtown Iowa City

The 20th year of the Iowa City Brewfest is coming upon us fast! Downtown Iowa City is the place to be on October 3 as the 20th annual Northside Oktoberfest will take place. Here’s more on this terrific beer and food festival for the coordinators: The Northside Oktoberfest benefiting Iowa City area non-profits showcases the Bohemian nature ...

Read More »

Todd the Axe Man Update

Received the following email from Surly detailing the Todd the Axe Man release. Very excited for this beer to be available in cans! Cheers! Next week Surly Brewing will be launching a new canned beer – Todd The Axe Man, a west coast-style IPA, http://surlybrewing.com/beer/todd-the-axe-man/ Todd The Axe Man was originally a collabor ...

Read More »

Restaurant Review: Mosley’s Barbecue and Provisions; Iowa City, IA

A building that once held the bar responsible for many drunken college nights has now been transformed into a modern, inviting, illuminating barbecue joint. As soon as I walked towards the Vine the smell hit me in the face. No, not the smell of stale piss and vomit that one could get a whiff on a weekend, but the wonderful smell of smoked meats ...

Read More »

Toppling Goliath Signs with Johnson Brothers

Statewide distribution throughout Iowa will start happening as Toppling Goliath Brewery out of Decorah, IA has signed a distribution deal with Johnson Brothers. Including statewide distro for Iowa TG will begin entering the Minnesota market as well.  Johnson Brothers continues to make a splash by getting TG to sign. They’ve gotten Su ...

Read More »