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Press Release | December 21, 2017
Stone Brewing Officially Launches in China Continuing the Effort to Redefine “Fresh” for Overseas Fans of American Craft Beer
Thanks to an incredibly hands-on approach to distribution, fresh Stone Brewing beers are now regularly available in select Chinese markets. Answering the impassioned cry of craft beer fans, Stone designed an uninterrupted cold chain delivery approach from San Diego, all the way to bars, restaurants and beer shops around China. This capability positions the brewery as a pioneer, offering China the most diverse, innovative and fresh portfolio of craft beer from the States.
Press Release | December 21, 2017
Stone Brewing Brings the Impossible…and the Hellfire
Steadfast supporters of sustainable dining, Stone Brewing announces the arrival of the Impossible Burger at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens locations in San Diego. Beginning Friday, December 22 and for a limited time only, the cult burger will debut at both San Diego locations, making Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Escondido the only North County destination for the revolutionary plant-based burger.
Press Release | December 07, 2017
Stone Brewing Announces 2018 Release Calendar
Stone Brewing presents its 2018 release calendar, the passionate work of some of the country’s most hop savvy brewers. Predominantly IPA forward, the lineup of releases represents the epitome of Stone’s recent innovation.
Press Release | November 13, 2017
Stone Brewing Lobs Another Hop Grenade
The Stone Spotlight Series competition engages in-house two-person teams that vie for the chance to have their recipe brewed and distributed nationwide. This year’s winning team of Miguel Ceja Andrade and Brandon Berube rolled in like mercenaries and were crowned champions for their East-meets-West Coast IPA creation. The beer begins infiltrating restaurants, bars and retailers this week.
Press Release | November 10, 2017
Stone Brewing Presents: ‘Bean to Beer: A Cacao Story’ Celebrating Steadfast Artisanal Brewing
Stone Brewing ignites the holiday season with the release of Stone Xocoveza, a deliciously distinctive mocha stout brewed to stagger the senses with cinnamon, nutmeg, chocolate, coffee, vanilla, milk sugar and a mild punch of pasilla peppers. Reminiscent of Mexican hot chocolate, Stone Xocoveza in 12-ounce bottled six-packs can now be stacked in fridges. To mark the occasion, Stone Brewing presents: ‘Bean to Beer: A Cacao Story.’ The short-form documentary offers insight into the intensive process of crafting the ultimate artisanal beer.
Press Release | October 13, 2017
Stone Distributing Co. to Aid California’s Fire Victims through Collective Independent Craft Beer Effort
Stone Brewing’s distributing division, Stone Distributing Co., will donate a portion of its sales throughout the month of October to benefit those affected by the devastation of the Northern California fires. Donations will be made to Direct Relief providing emergency assistance to California’s Office of Emergency Services, the Napa County Public Health Department and more than 40 health centers and clinics in the affected region.
Press Release | September 29, 2017
Stone Brewing Departs Summer With A Vengeance
Stone Brewing announces the latest in its seasonal beers, this one paying homage to the ever-present Gargoyle with a tropical mythology. Stone Vengeful Spirit IPA explodes with the flavors of citrus candy and tiki-style cocktails. Find the beer now, nationwide in six-packs of 12-ounce cans.
Press Release | September 19, 2017
With Unwavering Independence, Stone Brewing Secures Distribution in all 50 States
Amidst an ever-changing landscape in the craft beer industry, Stone Brewing announces its triumphant presence in all 50 states, achieved while maintaining fierce independence alongside its distribution partners and steadfast fans. Stone beers will hit bars, restaurants and retailers throughout West Virginia beginning this week, completing Stone’s 50-state charge to bring it’s original “West Coast style” beers to hop lovers across the country.
Press Release | September 14, 2017
Stone Brewing Pairs a Stout with a Liger
Each year Stone Brewing partners with the American Homebrewers Association to host a member rally and homebrew competition, which, for years has yielded a beer worthy of the national stage. Judged by Stone co-founders Greg Koch and Steve Wagner (and members of the Stone Brewing team), this year’s champion is the Paul Bischeri & Patrick Martinez / Abnormal Beer Company / Stone Neapolitan Dynamite, available beginning this week in 22-ounce bottles nearly nationwide.
Press Release | September 14, 2017
Fat Mike of NOFX Crashes Stone Brewing and Punk Rockers Reap the Benefits
When Fat Mike called up the guys at Stone Brewing, their first response was, “where’d you get my number and why are you calling at 3 a.m.?” Things progressed and a beer was brewed. The Punk In Drublic Craft Beer & Music Festival kicks off September 16 in Tacoma, WA and Stone & NOFX Punk In Drublic Hoppy Lager will hit stores in 12-ounce cans beginning this week….although some stores took to a no nonsense DIY approach citing punk rock as their excuse, “You don’t control punk rock with arbitrary corporate release dates. The people get their beer when I say they get their beer.” So, OK. Rock on. Hopefully you’re well into enjoying your fresh hoppy lagers.
The Beer Connoisseur | July 11, 2017
Stone Ripper - Stone Brewing Co. - 92 Rating
Responses from Jeremy Moynier, Stone Brewing's Senior Innovation Program Manager.
Richmond Times-Dispatch | July 04, 2017
Is your beer fresh? Local brewers offer their advice for selecting the freshest brews
Virginia may be for craft beer lovers, but are all Virginians making sure they are drinking nothing but the freshest brews? Probably not. “The aging process of beer can degrade some of the flavor and aroma compounds over time to a point where the beer is deviated from what the brewer originally intended,” said Jeff Martin, quality assurance manager at Stone Brewing in Richmond.
GearPatrol | July 04, 2017
9 Delicious IPAs You Can Buy at Your Local Grocery Store
Founded in 1996 in Escondido, California, Stone Brewing has become one of the most respected craft brewers in the world with satellite operations in Richmond, Virginia, and Berlin, Germany. While the Enjoy By series has recently garnered the respect of beer drinkers across the country, its the 20-year-old Stone IPA, which features seven different hops, that helped put West Coast IPAs on the map.
CNBC | July 02, 2017
Craft brewers assert their independence as fireworks erupt over who’s making the beer
The Brewers Association (BA), the nonprofit trade group which represents "small and independent" craft brewers, has announced the launch of a new seal to designate beers that are produced by "independent" craft brewers. Craft brewers are an increasingly popular segment of the $107 billion U.S. beer market, comprising around 1/5 of brew sales in 2016.
San Diego Magazine | June 02, 2017
Have a Beer with the Team Stone Trio: Joel Grosser, Steve Gonzalez and Jeremy Moynier
When Stone Brewmaster Mitch Steele left the company to start a new venture last year, there was little question about how the brewery would continue its operations. Mitch was a highly respected and beloved figure at Stone—in fact, he is a rock star in the craft beer industry—and he had built a company-wide culture of cooperation and teamwork that was so successful it was sure to thrive even without him there.
Men's Journal Magazine | March 28, 2017
Stone Brewing Lays Into Media Outlets Reporting Fake News About New Beer
Stone Brewing made a bit of a splash in beer news last week. At a private event held on March 16, Stone Brewing served up Full Circle Pale Ale, an exclusive brew created to promote Pure Water San Diego, a program seeking to provide a portion of the city’s water supply with local water using technology that turns recycled water into safe and high-quality drinking water.
Mashable | March 28, 2017
One brewery's latest beer took the trip from the toilet to the tap
Southern California beer makers Stone Brewing unveiled their first beer made exclusively from wastewater this month and, based on the feedback they got, it's another winner for the well-decorated brewery. The brewery recently unveiled a batch of what they're calling Full Circle Pale Ale, beer made from recycled water from the San Diego’s Pure Water project.
NBC San Diego | March 28, 2017
Stone Brewing Takes Home 6 Awards at RateBeer Best 2017
Local craft beer power house Stone Brewing took home six awards at the RateBeer Best 2017 ceremony including “Best Place for Beer in the United States" recognizing Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Escondido.
The Wall Street Journal | January 16, 2017
Where the Beers Are: A Regional Guide to U.S. Craft Brews
On Albuquerque's industrial northern fringe, down a side street flanked by auto-parts stores, I found the wellspring of American beer. I’d been traveling; I was parched. What I discovered rewrote my understanding of American beer.