Latest Brewery Ommegang Stories

2008-07-29 18:00:39

By William Brand, Contra Costa Times, Walnut Creek, Calif. Jul. 29--SHAUN O'SULLIVAN AND NICO FRECCIA, who together own the 21st Amendment brewpub on Second Street in San Francisco near the Giants ballpark, have glimpsed the future of craft beer -- and it definitely includes canned beer. Cans? O'Sullivan, the head brewer, toured the Oskar Blues brewery in Lyons, Colo., maker of the acclaimed Dale's Pale Ale, about the first craft beer sold in cans. "It was like being struck by...

2008-07-09 09:00:42

Seaway Valley Capital Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: SWVC) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Sackets Harbor Brewing Company ("SHBC"), will be featured at the sixth annual "Empire State Brewing and Music Festival" this Friday, July 11th. The Empire State Brewing and Music Festival (www.empirebrewfest.com), which is held at the City of Syracuse's festival site in Clinton Square, has been listed first by USA Today in its "Top Ten Beer Festivals in the America" (June 11th,...

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