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New Glarus R&D Wild Bitter Release May 7-9

New-Glarus-Wild-Bitter-labelThe first of 4 New Glarus R&D releases is nearly upon us, as Wild Bitter is slated to drop at the brewery from May 7-9. A portion of the batch will be released each day in an effort to spread bottles around as much as possible, with sales beginning “no later than 10am” each morning.

The details:

  • $10 per 500mL bottle
  •  Limit 2 per person per day

Next New Glarus R&D releases will be:

  • June 11, 12, 13
  • Aug 6, 7, 8
  • October 8, 9, 10

Commercial description:

IIPA brewed of Wisconsin malts, Yakima, Citra and Sterling hops. Aged 9 months in Wild Fruit Cave. Dry-hopped of  Slovenian Savinjski hops, spontaneous secondary fermentation. Final third fermentation in bottle. 10% ABV

New Glarus Brewing Co. is located at 2400 State Hwy 69 in New Glarus, WI.


New Glarus R&D Wild Peach Bottle Release Aug 8-10

New Glarus logoGreat Taste of the Midwest is waiting to envelop the Madison area this coming weekend, bringing thousands of attendees together for one of the most renowned beer festivals in the country. New Glarus Brewing Co. is bringing the heat again this year (remember Very Sour Blackberry in 2013?) by hosting the bottle release of R&D Wild Peach on Friday-Sunday, August 8-10. This is a blend of 1, 2 and 3-year-old sour brown ales with Michigan peaches.

The details:

  • A limited amount of bottles will be released each day (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)
  • Numbered tickets will be handed out at 8:30am each morning
  • Bottle sales begin at 10am
  • $8 per 500mL bottle
  • Limit 2 bottles per person
  • 1500 bottles available (total) (per day)

New Glarus Brewing Co. is located at 2400 State Hwy 69 in New Glarus, WI.