- Anchor Steam
- Lagunitas IPA
- Pliny the Elder
- Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
- Trumer Pils
- Boont Amber Ale
- Racer 5 IPA
- Fort Point KSA
Kind of old guard brews in this list, but maybe that's to be expected for a Hall of Fame. Perhaps hazy needs a few more years to prove it's not a fad! There are lots of great beers in NorCal - check out the San Fran Chronicle's story.
MillerCoors' parent company announced Monday that it will cease production at its Irwindale brewery located along the 210 Freeway by September, and that it has signed a deal that gives Pabst Brewing Co. the option to buy the facility.
-- Kristina Bravo and Wendy Burch, KTLA
Related: Pabst settles claim against MillerCoors
Boulder Beer announced on Monday that it will close its Boulder brewpub on Jan. 18 in order to sell the property...The company announced back in October that it would downsize, discontinue national distribution and only sell its beers out of that Boulder taproom.
-- Josie Sexton, Denver Post
October: Boulder Beer to go taproom-only
The North Carolina ABC Commission has previously denied Cloudburst's Kissing Cousins IPA and Wasatch's Polygamy Porter. Evidently, pixelated reindeer sex is also off limits!
For Sycamore Brewing, a provocative holiday beer label redesign started in good fun. Thursday morning, along came the grinch.
-- Katie Peralta, Charlotte Agenda
After nearly 30 years as one of Fort Collins' locally owned, homegrown breweries, New Belgium Brewing Co. is being sold to a global craft beverage company with ties to Australia, New Zealand and Japan.
-- Erin Udell, Fort Collins Coloradoan
Congrats to the 300+ New Belgium employees who own the company! They still have to vote on the buyout, but I'm sure that Lion has taken that vote into consideration, and made them a sweet offer.