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.
Chicago Tribune | January 16, 2017
Chocolate in beer is a sweet success — but not too sweet
Water. Yeast. Malted barley. Hops. And chocolate? While it’s well-known to most so-called beer geeks, those who favor mass-produced light lagers might drop the lime poking out of their Corona to learn that chocolate and beer are merging with increasing and delicious frequency.
Paste Magazine | January 16, 2017
Best New Beers of 2016
It’s tough to describe the feeling we get when we come across a new beer. It happens to us quite a bit; we’re fortunate enough to get to try a lot of new beers. And yet, every new beer that comes across our desks is so full of promise and hope; it’s like we’re holding 12 ounces of Christmas every single time. Of course, not every beer lives up to that sense of hope.
Los Angeles Times | January 16, 2017
Stone Brewing wants Germany, the land of Oktoberfest, to like American craft beers
When Stone Brewing released in 1997 its well-known Arrogant Bastard Ale, it was a hoppy revolt against an American beer market defined by bland corporate lagers. Now, thanks to craft brewers like Stone, it’s easy to find once obscure beers, from India pale ales to smoked porters, in dive bars and supermarket shelves alike.
Men's Journal | December 18, 2016
In the Golden Age of IPAs, Consumers Deserve Clearer Bottle-Dating
The obsessive-compulsive disorder that saw teenage me endlessly twisting doorknobs and cracking my knuckles is mostly in check, except for one tick I can’t quite quit: Checking the packaging date on beer cans and bottles.
Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine | December 17, 2016
Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine Best in Beer 2016: Readers’ Choice & Editors’ Picks
Our first-ever Best In Beer issue kicks off with a selection of awards categories chosen by thousands of you—our readers—through an online survey of subscribers. What do you, and your beer and brewing enthusiast peers, consider to be your favorite beers, breweries, styles, and more? Read on for your top picks.
Richmond Times-Dispatch | December 17, 2016
Local breweries release collaboration beer 'Give Me Stout or Give Me Death'
Three local craft breweries have teamed up to release a beer that celebrates Patrick Henry’s famous “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” speech at Richmond’s St. John’s Church in 1775.
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.