Well, we knew it was coming. We just didn’t know when. 90′s pop stars The Hanson Brothers (Mmmbop) were creating a beer spoofing the hit. Mmmhops showed up at the Hangover 3 premiere this week, much to many peoples surprise.
The beer is brewing by Mustang Brewing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Release and distribution details have not been released, but it’s getting close. The beer now has a website and Twitter handle. Below: Hangover actor Ed Helms drinks an Mmmhops, with Taylor Hanson via Instagram. The full release is slated for June, 2013.
The next round of Stone Enjoy By 07.04.13 will be bottled on May 31st, and will ship to the markets below. The imperial IPA ships immediately after bottling, (arrives 6/5) and is meant to be enjoyed before July 4th. After that it is shipped back to the brewery. (Although it seems that it hasn’t been an issue yet.)
Style: Imperial IPA
Availability: 22oz bombers, Draft
Arrival: June (this round)… Read the rest
You might have already seen Hoppin’ Frog Brewing’s (Akron, OH) Barrel Aged B.O.R.I.S. A crazy good, sometimes overlooked, barrel aged imperial stout. Meet a variant of this classic- Bairille Aois B.O.R.I.S. aged in Irish whiskey barrels. The brewery chose these particular barrels to created a cleaner, crisper whiskey characteristic in this dark and brooding stout. Look for this edition on shelves soon.
A cleaner, crisper whiskey character is imparted from very special Irish whiskey barrels, to add a super-smooth, buttery, complex character to our multi-award-winning… Read the rest
There has been a lot of activity in Avery Brewing’s Barrel Aged Series. This month Volunt Plus Erat was released, and in a few weeks Momi Hiwi. Number 16 in the series will be Ross’s's Melange. This wild ale is brewed with grape must, aged in Chardonnay barrels, with a blend of champagne and brettanomyces yeasts. Apparently brewed for eternal optimist, Ross.
No. 16. And we quote: Ugghhh…. You think you’re having a bad day, try having a bad life! The ocean is so boring you might as well be looking at the sky. All three of my bikes… Read the rest
This beer is brewed for a special occasion, so don’t go looking for it. However, this doesn’t mean you can’t bask in it’s awesomeness. … Read the rest
Earlier in the year Jester King added several hundred pounds of raspberries to oak barrels already containing a mature sour beer and than allowed it to re-ferment. The end result is the new Atrial Rubicite, their first barrel aged sour beer containing fruit. This beer is unfiltered, unpasteurized, and 100% bottle conditioned. Speaking of bottles, this is Jester King’s first beer to be packaged exclusivingly in 500 mL bottles. Jester King says this won’t be their last sour featuring fruit and in time they hope to develop a robust program of barrel aged sour beers with fruit.
Style: American Wild Ale (w/ Raspberries. Barrel Aged)
Availability: 500 mL bottles
Arrival: Coming Soon
5.8% ABV… Read the rest
Every story has two sides, and the tale of Magic Hat vs. West Sixth is no different. In a release on Monday, West Sixth Brewing Co of Lexington KY stated that they were asked by Magic Hat to change their logo as they felt it was too similar to their #9 branding. West Sixth says that Magic Hat claims said logo was intentionally copied, that Magic Hat suffered irrepairable harm, and asked for damages and all profits made off of the logo. West Sixth then urged consumers to support their petition against Magic Hat, stop buying their products, and asked for legal assistance.
Then, Magic Hat released a response statement stating that they were blindsided by the social campaign against … Read the rest
Everyone’s favorite outlaw brewery Lonerider (Raleigh, NC) is looking to release a nitro stout bottle this year. Left Hand Brewing made a craft beer splash with the release of Nitro Milk Stout bottles at 2011′s Great American Beer Festival.
Weaver Trail is an irish style dry stout, absolutely meant to be poured into a glass.
Weaver Trail is a nitro beer. Turnt he bottle completely upside down and pour to the bottom of the glass… Read the rest
Like a peacock driving a Lamborghini, Clown Shoes (Ipswich, MA) Swagger Hoppy Red Lager is a show off.
Clown Shoes Swagger is a liquid strut, a summertime quaff with attitude, a crisp red lager dry hopped with Simcoe and Citra. Perfect for a barbecue or a picnic at the beach, as well as to pacify your inner peacock.
There is a an elephant theme to Avondale Brewing Co. in downtown Birmingham, Alabama. The reason dates back over a hundred years. Local legend says a local circus owner lost a game of cards, and Avondale won “Miss Fancy” the elephant. The building that now holds the brewery has as much history as the city, once housing a bank, a post office, firehouse and saloon – with a purported brothel. Even more local legend states the the brewery is haunted by “Meredith,” a previous resident of said house of ill repute.… Read the rest
The 2013 SAVOR collaboration teams up Brooklyn Brewery, Saranac and Ommegang to create New York Limited. The beer is a bottle conditioned white lager, brewed with a plethora of New York state ingredients including, lemon verbena, honey, state grown hops. Brewed at Brooklyn with a lager yeast, bottle conditioned with an ale yeast.
Style: Lager (w/ Lemon Verbena, Honey, Spices)
Availability: 750 ml bottles. Corked & Caged. SAVOR attendees only… Read the rest