• Led By $23 Million Purchase of Cisco Brewers, Craft Brew Alliance Buys 3 Beer Companies

    7 days ago - By Brewbound

    Craft Brew Alliance's nearly four-year-long strategy of partnering with smaller brands has officially culminated with three separate purchase agreements that, combined, will cost the company less than $45 million.
    CBA, a publicly traded craft brewery group headquartered in Portland, Ore., today announced that it would wholly acquire Massachusetts' Cisco Brewers, North Carolina's Appalachian Mountain Brewery and Miami's Wynwood Brewing.
    “From the beginning, we knew that our shared values and complementary interests gave us a platform to grow together,” CBA chief Andy Thomas said via a press...
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  • 3 Stars Brewing Company and Virginia Distillery Company Collaborate on Brewers Batch Virginia-Highland Whisky Series

    3 Stars Brewing Company and Virginia Distillery Company Collaborate on Brewers Batch Virginia-Highland Whisky Series

    7 days ago - By Brewbound

    LOVINGSTON, Va. - Virginia Distillery Company will release the second edition of its Brewers Batch Virginia-Highland Whisky series this week. Batch No. 2 was created in collaboration with 3 Stars Brewing Company, a Washington D.C. brewery known for pushing the limits of creativity in artisanal craft ales. Release parties will take place at the distillery's Visitors Center on Sept. 29 and at the brewery on Oct. 21.
    Last year, 3 Stars Brewing Company used Virginia Distillery Company whisky barrels to age its Barrel Aged Ale. Virginia Distillery Company took the barrels back for finishing for...
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