The Bruery, a relatively small brewery with a devoted fan base, will see its beers return to South Florida shelves beginning June 1 as they sign up with Cavalier Distributing Florida. The Placentia, California brewing facility was founded in 2008, and is known for its large format 750ml bottles of malt-heavy beers and sours, with beers in the 12%-17% alcohol by…

Read More The Bruery Is Returning To South Florida June 1 With Relaunch Events

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In 2014, I traveled out to Clearwater, Florida for a bit of a brewery tour, hitting up a couple of Tampa area spots. This included Pair O’ Dice Brewing Company, which reminded me at the time of my own hometown brewery Due South Brewing Company in ambiance and area of location. When I was there, I sampled their Little Joe…

Read More Clearwater’s Pair O’ Dice Brewing Comes To South Florida

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St. Louis-based Brew Hub has signed an agreement with Palmetto Brewing Company that will allow the Charleston, South Carolina-based craft brewer to increase production to help introduce Palmetto’s first line of canned beers. These beers will be brewed at Brew Hub’s expanded Lakeland, Florida, brewery. The first beer hitting the line is Lowcountry Pilsner, a light, crisp lager at 4.5 percent alcohol by volume and 17 IBUs. Additional beers in…

Read More Palmetto Brewing Company Signs Canning Deal With Brew Hub

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26 Degree Brewing Company began distribution on January 12th to Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach retailers through Gold Coast Beverage Distributors. Their facility and beers are superb, so it will be a boon to local bars and restaurants to start carrying their products. The full press release is below. “Named after the 26th parallel meridian line, which covers much of the South…

Read More 26 Degree Brewing Company Sign Distribution Deal With Gold Coast

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Toppling Goliath Brewing Company may make their way to Florida this year, thanks to a partnership with the Brew Hub in Lakeland. The Decorah, Iowa brewery, started in May of 2009 with Clark and Barb Lewey, have hinted that they will be attempting to make their way into the Sunshine State. “Plans aren’t set in stone yet and we can’t commit but…

Read More Toppling Goliath Brewing Co. Could Come To Florida In 2016

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Concrete Beach Brewery in Miami has acquired a canning line to join forces with their bottling line, to provide some options to consumers. While it appears that bottles will remain the package of choice for Rica and Stiltsville, their first two core beers, cans will allow the brewing team at the Wynwood brewery some freedom of choice in selecting certain…

Read More Miami’s Concrete Beach Brewery Begins Canning, Puts Up ‘Walls’

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Starting at noon on Tuesday August 18th, Funky Buddha Brewery will be selling the latest in their line of bomber-sized beer releases (and possibly one of the most anticipated since Maple Bacon Coffee Porter debuted) with Last Snow, the brewery’s coconut and coffee porter. Is it odd that a Florida brewery is making amazing dark beers? Nah… Pop down to the…

Read More Funky Buddha Brewery’s Last Snow Bottle Release August 18th

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The South Florida distribution scene is reeling after the recent sale of Gold Coast Beverage in November to one of the largest beverage distributors in the country, Reyes Beverage Group. The move, at an unprecedented sum of $1.1 billion, made it the largest in the country. The Doral based distributor is continuing its absorption into the Reyes Beverage portfolio with…

Read More Gold Coast Beverage Continues Absorption Into Reyes Beverage, Lots Of Layoffs

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