Samuel Adams goes nitro

Boston Beer is rolling out a new line of nitro beers under its Samuel Adams brand nationwide, reports Shanken News Daily. Nitro White Ale (5.5% ABV), Nitro IPA (7.5% ABV), and Nitro Coffee Stout (5.8% ABV) are the first three launches in the Samuel Adams Nitro Project, with more beers expected to follow. The company … [ Read more]

Ballast Point going public, files IPO paperwork

In what’s already been a revelatory month in the business of beer, add Ballast Point Brewing to the list of movers and shakers. The San Diego brewery filed paperwork with the SEC to set the stage for an intial public stock offering. They will join Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) and Craft Brew Alliance (Kona, Redhook) … [ Read more]