Stone Brewing to Launch in Mississippi
Celebrate the statewide launch with events beginning on February 7
ESCONDIDO, CA (February 7, 2017) – Stone Brewing is pleased to announce that, starting this week, the San Diego-based craft brewer will begin selling its beers to bars, restaurants and retailers throughout the entire state of Mississippi. Stone will distribute its bold, flavorful and often hop-centric beers throughout The Magnolia State via wholesale partners Mitchell Distributing, Southern Beverage, Southwest Distributing and A&B Distributing. Beginning February 7, fans are invited to attend events celebrating the official launch, featuring an impressive lineup of special-release beers and Stone representatives at each location.
“We are really proud to be part of the growing craft movement in Mississippi,” said Stone Vice President of Sales Todd Karnig. “We have a great partner and I can’t wait to launch. With Mississippi we now have a presence in every state in the South and it’s a beautiful thing.”
Mississippi will join 44 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and 30 countries where Stone beers are already distributed. With the boost in production from Stone Brewing - Richmond, the company plans to distribute to all 50 states by March 2017.
Year-round Stone beers, as well as select limited and special releases, will be distributed in Mississippi, including:
- Stone IPA
- Stone Ripper
- Stone Delicious IPA
- Stone Ruination Double IPA 2.0
- Stone Tangerine Express IPA
- Stone Pataskala Red X IPA
- Stone Coffee Milk Stout
- Stone Mixed 12-pack
- Arrogant Bastard Ale from Arrogant Brewing
- Who You Callin’ Wussie from Arrogant Brewing
Stone Brewing Launch Events
Arrogant Bastard Launch Pint Night
February 7, 2017, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
The Pig & Pint
3139 N. State St.
Jackson, MS 39216
Join the Arrogant Bastard team for a pint night celebrating the Mississippi launch. More details can be found here.
Stone Brewing Beer Dinner
February 8, 2017, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
The Manship Wood Fired Kitchen
1200 N. State St. #100
Jackson, MS 39202
The Manship Wood Fired Kitchen will celebrate Stone’s arrival to Mississippi with a 5-course beer dinner and special guests from Team Stone. Space is limited and reservations must be made in advance by calling 601-398-4562. More details can be found here.
Stone Brewing Tap Takeover
February 10, 2017, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
2765 Old Canton Rd.
Jackson, MS 39216
The final launch event in Jackson, MS. Join Team Stone as they take over the taps at Fondren Public. The complete beer list can be found here.