“It was amazing to have the opportunity to collaborate with one of Australia’s craft brewing pioneers and to bring the story full circle with a nod to where Karl Strauss Brewing Company was first incepted,” says Paul Segura, Brewmaster. Dubbed “The Bloke,” the collaboration brew is a tribute to Karl Strauss and his legendary international brewing legacy. The collaboration brew is a bold, hoppy red ale—showcasing a blend of West Coast and Australian hop varieties. “We thought it would be fun to take a style we’re known for (http://www.karlstrauss.com/
Six 100-hectoliter batches of “The Bloke” were brewed and 2,700 cases will be available across Australia in 12oz bottles. Karl Strauss Brewing Company will receive an extremely limited quantity of bottles available for sampling in its tasting room (http://www.karlstrauss.com/
About Karl Strauss Brewing Company
Karl Strauss Brewing Company has pioneered the San Diego beer scene since 1989 with innovative beer releases like Big Barrel IIPA and Wreck Alley Imperial Stout. The brewery has won 54 medals over the past three years and its Red Trolley Ale is one of the most award winning beers in the world. The company is currently ranked #39 on the list of the country’s top craft breweries with sole distribution in California. 2014 is on pace to be another exciting year of double-digit sales growth, with the main brewery tasting room and new brewery restaurant in Temecula now open. For more information visit www.karlstrauss.com or call the brewery at (858) 273-2739. Share it. Cheers.