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Yazoo Talks Fresh Hop, Sly Rye Porter, Gerst, Distribution

Yazoo Brewing (Nashville, TN) is busy.  A steady stream of hop projects, new beers, and in 2012, expanded distribution.

In the brewery’s most recent newsletter, Yazoo out lines some new stuff on the way.

Yazoo recently teamed up with Sulphur Farms in Tennessee source fresh cascade hops for an upcoming Hop Project beer.

Sly Rye Porter – Arriving late fall.

Gerst 6 packs– A beer brewed in Nashville by William Gerst Brewing Company is being revived by Yazoo.  Gerst closed it’s doors in 1954, but the beer was revived in the ’90s by Evansville Brewing.  Due out early 2012.

The 10,000 question has been – Where will Yazoo Brewing go next?  Brewer Linus Hall and company will address this formally in 2012. Pic below is from Sulphur Farms hop picking day.  [Newsletter]