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December 5, 2012

Schlafly Beer Coming To Knoxville and Chattanooga!

If you’ve been keeping an eye on our “DDA” (Dedicated Distribution Area), you will have noticed that for some time now, Schlafly beer has only been available in Western Tennessee. That’s about to change.

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September 20, 2012

Coming Soon To Little Rock, Arkansas!

We recieve a lot of emails, tweets, Facebook posts, smoke signals, etc. from fans not in our 300 mile Dedicated Distribution Area asking when Schlafly Beer will be available for purchase in their neck of the woods. And almost always, with a heavy heart, I have to tell them that our capacity is currently maxed out at our two breweries and that there won’t be any major expansion to our distribution footprint in the near future.

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May 4, 2012

Schlafly's James "Otto" Ottolini Wins Prestigious Russell Schehrer Award for Innovation in Craft Brewing

We’re incredibly excited and proud to announce that our own Head of Schlafly Brewing Operations, James “Otto” Ottolini was awarded the prestigious Russell Schehrer Award for Innovation in Craft Brewing from the Brewers Association this week at the 2012 Craft Brewers Conference in San Diego.

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April 30, 2012

Schlafly Hefeweizen Soon To Join Summer Lager In Cans In St. Louis Metro Area

We’re incredibly excited to announce that Schlafly Hefeweizen (Unfiltered Wheat) has made it into cans for the very first time and they are scheduled to arrive in the St. Louis Metro Area in the coming weeks. In addition to our Helles Style Summer Lager, Hefeweizen is now the second Schlafly beer style to be packaged in aluminum can 12-packs.

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December 9, 2011

Announcing S.I.P. Club 2.0!

Today, we roll out the new look of the Schlafly Imperial Pint (SIP) Club, the program that rewards our restaurant regulars. Members receive great perks:  20 oz. pours, 10% off at the gift shop, special e-mails, and discounts on select events. For $25 a year, it’s a great gift  for folks who frequent either the Tap Room or Bottleworks.

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November 16, 2011

The Maplewood Winter Farmers Market Runs November Through March at Schlafly Bottleworks

This coming Saturday brings the first Winter Farmers Market at Schlafly Bottleworks of the 2011-2012 season and we’re kicking it off with a bang to make sure you have everything you need to prepare a fantastic, locally sourced Thanksgiving meal.

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September 12, 2011

I Want To Give You A Free Ticket to HOP in the City Using Facebook and Twitter

This coming Saturday, September 17th marks the 13th year of HOP in the City, Schlafly Beer’s largest annual festival, and we’re giving away some free tickets to some lucky fans!

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July 6, 2011

Schlafly Beer Flys Into Lambert-St.Louis International Airport

Next time you head to the Schlafly Tap Room, make sure to first remove your shoes and remember that all of your liquids and gels need to be in 3 ounce containers. Huh?!

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June 30, 2011

Schlafly Heads North To Iowa Along The Avenue Of The Saints

The travel writer Bill Bryson, when asked where he was from once wrote, “I am from Iowa, someone has to be”.  I was born in St. Louis and I am fortunate to have lived in the north of Scotland and have travelled far and wide but I had never been to Iowa.

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June 22, 2011

Schlafly Beer Soon To Be Brewed in Nashville

For most of the last 20 years, we have focused mostly on just brewing great beer and throwing the odd party or two.  Now, at a time when our Country is facing many challenges, the employees of Schlafly Beer are dealing with what friends tell me are “good problems”.

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