Written by

 

blank_can

Next month, West Sixth Brewing Company (Lexington, KY) will start bottling their Deliberation Amber in February 2013. This is in addition to their widely popular IPA.

From the press release:

We continue to be the only brewery in Kentucky to can beer. We love the can because not only does it help the beer stay fresher longer than a bottle, but it is also much better for the environment. Cans are much more likely to be recycled than bottles, and they can be taken lots of places that bottles can’t – like at a pool or on the lake.

We love the design of the new can, which was designed by local artist Brian Turner of Cricket Press. It resembles the look of the IPA can with an obviously different color, and the use of grains instead of hops in the design.

Congratulations to our friends to the East on their exciting news. Can’t wait to see it in liquor stores and bars here in Louisville!

John Wurth
John Wurth started LouisvilleBeer.com back in 2008 as he and some of his friends were getting into craft beer, then it sat dormant for a couple years. He resurrected the site in the Summer of 2011 when he noticed how big the craft beer scene was blowing up in Louisville. With a little help from his friends, LouisvilleBeer.com has become *the* place for craft beer news, reviews and events.

Halfway To Louisville Craft Beer Week Diary- Day 1

So at some point over the past few days, I decided to do a running “diary” (not really a diary, […]

Episode 32: Live Once More from Boombozz Taphouse

The fellas are podcasting live once again from Boombozz Taphouse in the Highlands (even though Wurth called it Boombozz in […]

Highlands Beer Festival – Spring 2014

It’s time once more for our favorite biannual craft beer festival in the Highlands.

My shoes are filled with Volga mud: (3) Beer hunters lurking nearby.

A travelogue in three parts. March 31: (1) A tale of a fateful trip. April 7: (2) The future is […]

Great Flood First Impressions (hint, they’re good)

Great Flood Brewing Company - Opening Feb. 2014

It finally happened folks.  Great Flood Brewing is officially open and pouring some damn good brews.  I’ve been down there […]

Ye Olde Mash-Up

Science strikes again!  For no particular reason, let’s talk about mashing today.  As with many of the topics that show […]