Left Hand Brewing Co. Adds 1265 Pilsner to Year-Round Lineup

Left Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has announced that 1265 Pilsner is officially hitting distribution now as the brewery’s newest Year-Round offering.

Named “in honor of [Left Hand’s] home” at 1265 Boston Ave in Longmont, Colorado; 1265 Pilsner is a “crisp and lively” Pilsner that “exhibits light bready malts reminiscent of a freshly baked baguette with a delicate citrus hop profile.” Weighing in at 5.2% ABV and 23 IBUs, 1265 Pilsner is a “tribute to a traditional pilsner . . . brewed for high repeat enjoyment on hot, sunny days!”

1265 Pilsner will begin rolling out into Left Hand’s full distribution footprint in late June 2020. You can expect to find this new Year-Round offering available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at craft beer-focused retailers, bars and restaurants located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand’s distribution territory. Prost!

Vital Information for 1265 Pilsner from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Year-Round; launching late June 2020
Style – Pilsner
ABV – 5.2%
IBUs – 23
Malt – 2-Row & Pilsner
Hops – Sterling, Cascade & Citra
Recommended Glassware – Pilsner glass
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder

Left Hand Brewing Goes Tropical with Seasonal Release of Gettin’ Tiki With It Nitro

LeftHandGettinTikiLeft Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has officially announced that Gettin’ Tiki With It, a Piña Colada Wheat, will join the brewery’s Nitro Seasonal Series in May 2020.

Here to be your “Nitro passport to paradise” during this extended period of social distancing, Gettin’ Tiki With It is a Piña Colada-inspired, nitrogenated Wheat Ale “bursting with pineapple and coconut.” Coming in at a “super smooth” 7.5% ABV, Gettin’ Tiki With It Nitro is a “vacation in a can . . . [that] pairs well with cabanas and daybeds.”

Gettin’ Tiki With It Nitro will start rolling out in early May 2020 and the brewery will hold a Virtual Release Party for this new offering at 4:30 p.m. (MDT) on Friday, May 8 (click here for more details). You can expect to find this new Spring Seasonal available in 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-friendly establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand’s distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for Gettin’ Tiki With It Nitro from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Nitro Seasonal Series (Spring); launching May 2020
Style – Wheat Ale
ABV – 7.5%
IBUs – 15
Malts – Wheat & 2-Row
Hops – Sabro
Added Ingredients – Coconut, lactose & pineapple 
Recommended Glassware – Pub Glass
Availability – 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder

Left Hand Brewing Co. Plans to Open New Location in Denver’s Curtis Park Neighborhood

LHB-CircleLogoDiamond-FullColor-RGBLeft Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has officially announced that it plans to open its second location later this summer in Denver, Colorado’s Curtis Park neighborhood at 2403 Champa Street.

With construction and redesign set to begin in March 2020, Left Hand’s new outpost will take over a space that was originally built in 1934 to serve as “Denver’s second-oldest commercial printer, the Golden Bell Press, and most recently [housed] Liberati Restaurant, which recently closed.”  Once construction is completed, this 12,000 square foot facility “will feature a seven-barrel pilot brewery, 50 tap handles, full food menu, live music, a large outdoor patio, ample parking, and private event space for up to 300 people.”  To set the vibe and overall atmosphere of this location, Left Hand’s Denver taproom will also “include big screen TVs with local sports packaging, bar games like shuffleboard, pool and foosball, and community-based activities.”

When it comes to the beer lineup at this new facility, the 50 taps will largely feature the brewery’s “current Nitro, Year-Round and Seasonal offerings as well as pilot beers made on site that will be exclusively available at Left Hand Curtis Park.”  This new location will also feature “non-beer beverages including hard kombucha, hard seltzer, and Present CBD-Infused Sparkling Water.”

“We’ve been considering opening a second location in Denver for a long time but have been waiting to find the right spot. We found it,” said Eric Wallace, President and Co-Founder of Left Hand Brewing. “The amenities this location offers are really unparalleled in this area. We are slightly off the beaten path but within blocks of the RiNo Art District and Rockies Field.”

Left Hand Brewing Co. hopes to open its Denver location at some point this summer. The brewery will release further information regarding “its grand opening date, hours of operation, and employment information . . . in the coming weeks.”  Prost!

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Left Hand Brewing Expands Nitro Series with Release of Galactic Cowboy Imperial Stout

LHGalacticCowboyCanLeft Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has officially announced that Galactic Cowboy Nitro Imperial Stout will launch in February as the brewery’s newest Year-Round offering.

Galactic Cowboy Nitro is a “super smooth and cosmically dark” Imperial Stout that uses Cascade, Galaxy, and Comet hops to balance the beer’s “roasted malt backbone” and “notes of bittersweet chocolate and black coffee.”  Clocking in at 9% ABV, Galactic Cowboy is the “high octane . . . fuel you need to wrangle the universe.”

“Our brewing team created a rich and robust Imperial Stout, complementing our current year-round Nitro portfolio that includes a sweet stout, berry blonde ale, and amber ale in Milk Stout Nitro, Flamingo Dreams Nitro, and Sawtooth Nitro, respectively,” says Jill Preston, Director of Marketing at Left Hand. “With a cosmic twist and our signature out-of-this-world Nitro mouthfeel, Galactic Cowboy truly brings Left Hand’s spirit of adventure to life.”

Galactic Cowboy Nitro is rolling out now across the nation with availability in 4-packs of 13.65 oz cans and on draft.  You can expect to find this new Year-Round offering at craft beer-friendly establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand’s distribution network.  Prost!

Vital Information for Galactic Cowboy Nitro from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Year-Round/Nitro Series; launching February 2020
Style – Imperial Stout
ABV – 9%
IBUs – 44
Malts – 2-Row, Special B, Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, C-40, Rolled Oats & Flaked Barley
Hops – Cascade, Comet & Galaxy
Recommended Glassware –  Tulip
Availability – 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder

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Left Hand Brewing Co. Begins Seasonal Release of Peanut Butter Milk Stout

PBMS-can-webLeft Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has officially announced that Peanut Butter Milk Stout will make its Seasonal debut in early January 2020.

Arriving as the latest variant of Left Hand’s iconic Milk Stout, Peanut Butter Milk Stout is . . . wait for it . . . a Milk Stout that has “rich milk chocolate notes team up with peanut buttery perfection for a deliciously dark duo.” Coming in at 6% ABV, the “rich and decadent” Peanut Butter Milk Stout is “like an adult peanut butter cup you can drink.”

Peanut Butter Milk Stout is actively rolling out now and will hang around for the next few months.  You can expect to find this new Seasonal offering available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-friendly establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand’s distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for Peanut Butter Milk Stout from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Seasonal; launching January 2020
Style – Milk Stout 
ABV – 6%
IBUs – 25
Malts – 2-Row, C-40, C-75, Munich, Rolled Oats, Flaked Barley, Chocolate Malt & Roasted Barley
Hops – CTZ & US Goldings
Added Ingredients – Lactose & peanuts
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – http://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Left Hand Brewing Co. Adds White Russian Nitro to Seasonal Lineup

WRNcan-webLeft Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has officially announced that it will begin the Seasonal Release of White Russian Nitro on Saturday, August 10.

Inspired heavily by the cult classic film The Big Lebowski and the main character’s cocktail of choice, White Russian Nitro is a White Stout – or at least I believe that is the preferred nomenclature – filled with “coffee, vanilla and notes of chocolate.” Coming in at 8.9% ABV (you can just mark it 8, Dude), White Russian Nitro is “takin’ er super smooth for all us craft beer drinkers out there.”

White Russian Nitro debuted in the Tasting Room at Left Hand Brewing Co. on August 10 and distribution is scheduled to begin shortly after the on-site release.  You can expect to find this Seasonal offering available in 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused retailers, bars and restaurants located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand Brewing Co.’s distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for White Russian Nitro from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Nitro Seasonal; August – September 2019
Style – White Stout
ABV – 8.9%
IBUs – 20
Malts – 2 row, Munich, CaraFoam, Rolled Oats & Naked Oats
Hops – CTZ
Added Ingredients – Lactose, coffee & vanilla
Availability – 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – http://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder/

 

 

Left Hand Brewing Co. Adds Push Pop Party to Nitro Seasonal Series

PPNcan-webLeft Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has officially announced that Push Pop Party Nitro will make its Seasonal debut in May 2019.

Meant to conjure up those childhood memories of “when an ice cream truck would sing through your street and your mouth would instantly start watering for a cool push pop treat”, Push Pop Party Nitro is a Hazy Citrus Ale that has “notes of orange and lime, a hint of sweetness, and a silky smooth finish.” Coming in at 5.4% ABV, Push Pop Party Nitro is a refreshing summertime treat that is sure to “[ignite] childlike joy.”

Push Pop Party Nitro is rolling out now and is scheduled to stick around through June 2019.  You can expect to find this Seasonal offering available in 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-friendly establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand Brewing Co.’s distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for Push Pop Party Nitro from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Nitro Seasonal Series, May – June 2019
Style – Undisclosed Ale
ABV – 5.4%
IBUs – 11
Malt – 2-Row & CaraFoam
Hops – CTZ
Added Ingredients – Lactose, Mandarin Oranges & Limes
Availability – 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – http://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder/

 

Left Hand Brewing Co. Adds Flamingo Dreams Nitro to Year-Round Portfolio

unnamed - 2019-03-25T183608.943Left Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has announced that Flamingo Dreams Nitro, a Berry Blonde Ale, will officially launch as the brewery’s newest Year-Round offering in late March 2019.

Arriving as Left Hand’s ” daring new nitro ale”, Flamingo Dreams is a pink-hued Blonde Ale that has been infused with black currant and raspberry.  Coming in at an easy-drinking 4.7% ABV, Flamingo Dreams promises to be “a refreshing change from the ordinary with a berry burst, frisky zing and a nitro glide that’ll bring out your vibrant side.”

Flamingo Dreams is rolling out now and Left Hand Brewing Co. will host an official release party for this beer in its Tasting Room on March 30.  You can find this new Year-Round offering available in 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans and on draft at craft beer-friendly retailers, bars and restaurants located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand’s 42-state distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for Flamingo Dreams from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Year-Round, launching late March/early April 2019
Style – Blonde Ale
ABV – 4.7%
IBUs – 11
Malts – Pale 2-Row & CaraFoam
Hops – CTZ
Added Ingredients – Black currant & raspberry 
Availability – 4-packs of 13.65 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – http://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder

Left Hand Brewing Co. Adds Raspberry Milk Stout to Seasonal Lineup

LHRMSlogoLeft Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) has officially announced that Raspberry Milk Stout, the brewery’s newest Seasonal offering, is releasing just in time for Valentine’s Day.

Arriving as the newest variant of Left Hand’s award-winning Milk Stout CO2, Raspberry Milk Stout combines “roasted coffee notes . . . with raspberries and chocolate malt for a liquid, raspberry truffle-like experience.”  The “dark and delicious” Raspberry Milk Stout comes in at 5.7% ABV.

Raspberry Milk Stout is rolling out now and is scheduled to hang around through April 2019.  You can expect to find this new Seasonal release available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at craft beer-friendly retailers, bars and restaurants located in Alabama, Florida, Colorado and throughout the rest of Left Hand Brewing Co.’s distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for Raspberry Milk Stout from Left Hand Brewing Co.

Release – Seasonal, February – April 2019
Style – Milk Stout
ABV – 5.7%
IBUs – 23
Malts – Pale 2-Row, Crystal, Munich, Roasted Barley, Flaked Oats, Flaked Barley & Chocolate
Hops – Magnum & US Goldings
Added Ingredients – Raspberries & Lactose
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – http://lefthandbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Left Hand Brewing Releases 2019 Beer Lineup

Flamingo Dreams - LOGO (300 ppi)-01 (1)After wrapping up its first 25 years of “righteous independence” in craft brewing, Left Hand Brewing Co. (Longmont, Colorado) is taking its first step into its next quarter century with the announcement of its 2019 Beer Lineup.

As is the norm with all beer calendar-related posts around here, we have published Left Hand Brewing Co.’s full 2019 Beer Lineup below for you to pore over at your own pace.  With that said, we do have details on some of the new Left Hand brews headed your way in 2019 . . . so let’s knock those out real quick:

  • Flamingo Dreams Nitro will join Left Hand’s Year-Round portfolio in 2019.  This new brew is “a Blonde Ale with raspberries and blackcurrants that pours a striking pink. At 4.7% ABV, it’s super smooth and refreshing with a berry burst, frisky zing and nitro glide that will bring out your vibrant side, especially poolside.”
  • Introduced in 2018 as a Limited Release, Wheels Gose ‘Round – “a 4.4% ABV lemon and raspberry Gose that was brewed to raise awareness for Bike MS, Team Left Hand and to support the National MS Society” – will also be added to the Year-Round lineup.
  • Left Hand’s Nitro Seasonal Series will have two new additions in 2019: Push Pop Party Nitro |a Hazy Citrus Ale (April – June); and White Russian Nitro |”the dude’s beer of choice” (July – September).
  • The brewery will also treat its fans to two new, seasonally released variants of its award-winning Milk Stout CO2: Raspberry Milk Stout (February – April) and Peanut Butter Milk Stout (November – December).

That should just about cover all the pertinent information on the new releases, but there is still quite a bit of exciting information left for you to discover on the document below.  Study it well and get yourself fully prepared for all the Left Hand goodies headed your way in 2019.  Prost!

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