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Press Release | June 08, 2017
Stone Brewing Offers Fans More Freedom Than Ever With New Stone Enjoy By 07.04.17 Unfiltered IPA Cans
For the first time ever, a Stone Enjoy By IPA will be available in cans with the latest release: Stone Enjoy By 07.04.17 Unfiltered IPA. Defiantly independent, this unfiltered, unabashed and devastatingly fresh IPA will inspire compatriotism among hop heads everywhere. With the pull of a tab, you ‘ll hear the rallying cry: “Stone Wants You to Enjoy Fresh Beer!” Perfectly timed for hop fanatics seeking the freedom to explore the great outdoors, cans offer an easy and convenient option to enjoy the freshest Stone beers possible.
Press Release | May 02, 2017
Stone Brewing Closes Epic First Quarter
Stone Brewing is off to a hot start in 2017, reporting 18% growth versus the prior year. Stone Brewing’s performance is far outpacing both the year-to-date, IRI-stated grocery craft category growth of 4.4% and the category’s 52-week growth rate of 6.4%.
Press Release | April 10, 2017
Stone Brewing Unleashes Maine / Stone DaySlayer India Pale Lager
Today, Stone Brewing unveils the second riff in an ongoing heavy metal collaboration series, that once again reinforce Stone’s commitment to craft, exemplifying epic collaboration and chart-topping innovation.
Press Release | March 27, 2017
Stone Brewing Reflects on the Purity of Purpose in Brewing with Reclaimed Water
Here at Stone Brewing, we’ve been getting a few questions…and a virtual tsunami of media that’s taken a healthy dose of creative liberty…about Stone Full Circle Pale Ale, a beer we brewed with purified reclaimed water to help promote @PureWaterSD at an event last week. We were honored to participate and wanted make the story of this awesome beer a bit more clear.
Press Release | March 01, 2017
Stone Brewing Goes Hop Crazy for IPA Madness this March
Hopping up for one of the biggest sporting months of the year, Stone Brewing announces a brand new player to the Stone Brewing lineup. While rabid fans of basketball will soon gather to make predictions about who their big winner will be, beer fanatics will hoist a pint as Stone Doublicious Double IPA takes to our court along with Stone’s all-star lineup of IPAs, including:
Press Release | February 09, 2017
Stone Brewing Launching in Oklahoma and South Dakota
Stone Brewing is pleased to announce that, starting this week, the San Diego-based craft brewer will begin selling its beers to bars, restaurants and retailers throughout the states of Oklahoma and South Dakota. Stone will distribute its bold, flavorful and often hop-centric beers throughout The Sooner State via Oklahoma Beer Imports (OBI). In South Dakota, The Mount Rushmore state, distribution will begin this week with Dakota Beverage and later this month with Quality Brands. Beginning this week, fans are invited to attend events celebrating the official launch, featuring an impressive lineup of special-release beers and Stone representatives at each location.
Press Release | February 07, 2017
Stone Brewing to Launch in Mississippi
Stone Brewing is pleased to announce that, starting this week, the San Diego-based craft brewer will begin selling its beers to bars, restaurants and retailers throughout the entire state of Mississippi. Stone will distribute its bold, flavorful and often hop-centric beers throughout The Magnolia State via wholesale partners Mitchell Distributing, Southern Beverage, Southwest Distributing and A&B Distributing. Beginning on February 7, fans are invited to attend events celebrating the official launch, featuring an impressive lineup of special-release beers and Stone representatives at each location.
Press Release | February 02, 2017
Stone Brewing Expands Year-Round Offerings with Stone Tangerine Express IPA
Today, Stone Brewing announces the newest addition to its lineup of year-round offerings, Stone Tangerine Express IPA. Packed with whole tangerine and pineapple, this is Stone and this IPA is big, bold and not for kids. Stone Tangerine Express IPA will debut in bars, restaurants and stores where Stone beers are sold beginning this week.
The Brewer Magazine | December 16, 2016
Stone Brewing Stays Authentic to Techniques with Anniversary Re-releases
When it came to celebrating its past, Greg Koch stayed authentic. Stone Brewing’s Executive Chairman & co-founder said that the re-release of the brewery’s 5th, 10th and 15th anniversary IPAs (marketed as ’20th Anniversary Encores’ and released in a four pack with its 20th anniversary Citracado IPA) show how craft beer has changed over the last decade and a half.
Cool Material | December 16, 2016
The IPA Bucket List: 25 IPAs You Have to Drink at Least Once
The first India Pale Ale was brewed to be transported from England to India. The high hop content was a way to preserve the precious liquid on its voyage. Today, barrels aren’t tossed on boats to set sail for weeks across the heavy seas. Actually, quite the opposite, as many don’t make it past the hoards of beer lovers lined up for can releases at breweries across the country.
Los Angeles Times | December 16, 2016
Stone Brewing is expanding to Napa
Napa is famous for superb Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon — and Stone ales? Escondido-based Stone Brewing plans to open a tap room, restaurant and small brewery in a Napa landmark. Built in 1877, the 10,000 square-foot Borreo Building offers views of the Napa River and downtown.
USA Today | May 13, 2016
Stone Brewing co-founder announces craft beer angel investor
USA Today -- Stone Brewing CEO and co-founder Greg Koch has announced the formation of True Craft, a $100 million company aimed at investing in craft breweries. The new company, which Koch described as a year and a half in the making, will make minority non-controlling investments in breweries will letting them remain independent and in charge of operations.
San Diego Reader | May 06, 2016
Stone still fights establishment 20 years later
The founders of Stone Brewing Co. went against the grain when they launched their craft-beer business 20 years ago, an effort that included fighting the beer establishment. Last week, outgoing CEO Greg Koch announced a new consortium pledging $100 million to help combat the influence of corporate money in the craft sector.
Nerdist | May 03, 2016
Hop-Con 4.0 will tap beers by Wil Wheaton, Jonah Ray, and more!
The geek/nerd-centric site unveiled the bottle label for this year's Stone Farking Wheaton w00tstout, while also mentioning details for Hop-Con 4.0...the ultimate annual celebration uniting all things nerdy and beery.