New Belgium Brewing (Ft. Collins, CO) will be begin distributing in Kentucky on March 2nd, 2015.
New Belgium will offer Fat Tire, along with year-round releases Ranger IPA, Slow Ride Session IPA and Snapshot Wheat on draft and in 12-ounce bottles.
Seasonal offerings, including Rampant Imperial IPA, Trippel Belgian-Style Ale and variety packs will also be available in 12-ounce packages.
“We’ve been eyeing Kentucky for quite a while, so it’s exciting to officially open up the state,” said New Belgium Brewing’s Sales Co-Pilot, Brian Krueger. “The glory of college basketball is upon us and the Derby isn’t too far off, so we’re arriving at a pretty fun time in the state.”
New Belgium’s Kentucky Distribution Network
- Eagle Distributing Company –AB
- Golden Eagle Distributing, Inc. –AB
- J.B. Distributors, Inc. –AB
- Bud of Hopkinsville (Hand Family, LLC) –AB
- Kentucky Eagle, Inc.-AB
- Perry Distributors, Inc. – AB
- River City Distributing – M/C
- Smith Brothers Distributing Company –AB
- Stagnaro Distributing – M/C
- Edward Utley Jr., Inc. –AB
- Heidelberg of Northern Kentucky – Independent
The addition of Kentucky brings New Belgium’s distribution states to 38.