They’re the visual manifestation of our most deeply-held belief. And everyone on our team is going to vote too. A total hospitality team of 400 hardworking and talented people. consuming the news and being informed are two different things, Stone 24th Anniversary - A message from Greg and Steve, Stone Berlin Groundbreaking Collaborations. We might not be able to make it as big as the previous round, but once again, we know that doing something…anything…is better than nothing. It’s a thrillingly crisp, clean, refreshing Mexican-style lager that quenches thirsts, while gratifying taste buds via lime and sea salt. This bright, citrus-forward standout was crafted to reduce gluten, but the beer and its magnificent lemon candylike flavor and hop spice can be enjoyed by nearly everyone. When our Federal Government began talking about support to businesses and employees, the devastated hospitality and travel industries were at the front of the conversation. During a lockdown pandemic. Stone Scorpion Bowl IPA IPA 7.5%. We knew that many of our team were struggling in a myriad of ways. Until (and past) when the vaccine is ready, we’re going to employ the age old adage “Hope for the best. It’s putting it mildly to say we’re really stoked to have Maria, and know she’s going to help lead Stone to more great things. We called it the Leave No Stone Unturned campaign, and it accompanied turning the labels of our bottles and cans upside down. When first introduced as a limited special collaboration release with Cerveceria Insurgente and San Diego homebrewer Chris Banker (after his recipe won our annual homebrew competition) , it was an instant hit and fans began clamoring for its return. We’ve distanced the tables, changed the ordering procedure, delivering the incredible food and tasty beers as quick (or quicker) than ever, and made it so our guests can hang out in our beautiful spaces together…but nice and separated from everyone else. The phrase “Every bit helps” can sound a little trite, until we find ourselves in times like this when we realize how very true it is. We scoured the documentation, read the reports, followed the news, and talked to industry advocacy groups, hungrily consuming information with one question in mind: Could we use the PPP to support our team in our mutual hour of need? Then, in early July we revealed the campaign itself, and more upside down labels began hitting the marketplace. According to Stone’s co-founder, Greg Koch, the upside down labeling was not only intentional, it was meant to represent the company’s founding ethos and … The teams at our bistro and tap rooms have pivoted, sanitized (they always did, but more now), and figured out how to ensure their health and safety, and yours. The hurt was being felt everywhere. So, gloves and masks on, and schedules arranged. It’s important to note, and I don’t want this to possibly get missed here as I’m not sure everyone realized the level of detail we put into this, but the beer itself in the bottle and cans and even kegs is upside down too. We started our very first advertising campaign. This is definitely a relief; your generosity is much appreciated.”. And like that, we laid off 346 of our team members. And now we find ourselves in late September. brown glass bottle, coded "RVA07/07/20 EJBY 12/04/20" $2 @ Giant, Havertown, PA Notes: Typical appearance. That’s not a word you say? We also seized on the opportunity to donate many hundreds of meals to firefighters who were under quarantine, first responders, medical staff and even the Napa Unified School District meal program. What’s next. We are truly grateful. Hard. Thank you so very much for your updates, Greg. on New Beers, Events and all things Stone. But in reality, any cosmic body you’d encounter out there is unfathomably ancient. Not just in craft beer. Stone Buenaveza Salt & Lime Lager Lager 4.7%. We love Stone and will keep buying and supporting- like you we can’t wait for a better time to come. I think so,,, Stone Ruination Double IPA 2.0 Sans Filtre, Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Escondido, Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Liberty Station, Stone Brewing - Richmond Beer Dinner With Redemption BBQ, In Response To The Wildly Irresponsible Actions of Local Pioneers / Sawstone Brewing, Stone Buenaveza Salt & Lime Lager Cupcakes, Notes from the European tour with Metallica and Enter Night Pilsner, Berlin - Lasting Impressions & Positive Feedback. We’re having a (highly) modified ‘event’ (with all the distancing, and all the protocols) at our two Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens locations. There’s real work to be done. Our brewing and packaging teams have been working the long hours, making the incredibly tasty beers, and putting them into bottles, cans and…much less so these days…kegs. Fun stuff honestly. Then a few weeks later the hammer fell. In our gummit. Few other industries were hit as hard or as swiftly. Fortunately we can all enjoy a beer at the end of our shifts. Words worth sharing from Team Stone Relief Fund Recipients: “This generous gesture solidifies my unwavering support of Team Stone and I can say that I am damn proud to have been a part of it.”, “This is the kind of company that I am glad to say I worked for.”, “This is a difficult time for everyone, and your thoughtfulness is beyond expectation.”, “This relief is incredibly generous and helpful! Copyright © 2020 Stone Brewing. Thanks for the information about how the pandemic has changed your company and the effect on the greatest business model to date. Our hospitality team went from gearing up for Spring, to winding down with such lightning speed we were all left with our stomachs in our throats and quite a bit bewildered. Soon, I hope. This is our take on a hazy East Coast Double IPA. Cool to see Maria join the fold. This is craft beer after all. We also gave deep discounts to our team for To Go meals from our restaurants, and as well as discounts for our fans as part of the “we’re all in this together” mentality. Along with the industry, we pivoted as quickly as humanly possible to a delivery and curbside To Go model. That's the spirit of beer (and all food) is togetherness around the table and taking care of each other (buying a round). Outdoor dining, while always a very desirable thing in our opinion, became the new thing. I enjoyed working for Stone Brewing very much. Juggling concern over potential exposure, childcare with all schools and daycare closed, and just trying to navigate a tumultuous new world order, some of our team were not very happy about this. Team Stone donating hundreds of meals to firefighters who were under quarantine, first responders, medical staff and even the Napa Unified School District meal program. We started by releasing random bottles of Stone IPA with upside down labels into the market in the second half of June, and let people discover them. And waited. Did I get a collector’s item with an accidental upside down label? Best of luck to us all. We tip our hats to them. If you’d like to and you’re in the position, we invite you to join. And our smaller Stone Brewing restaurant in Napa. If you’ve been buying cans primarily recently, give a six-pack of Stone IPA  bottles a revisit! A very clear “We can do that for you Greg.” I of course let them know that it wasn’t ‘me’ that they were doing it for, but for all the people that enjoy our beer. In person it was. Also in June we started opening our restaurants back up. Stone Delicious IPA IPA 7.7%. Can I contribute?”  We decided the answer to both those questions should be Yes. Our olde skool Stone fans will recall that we used to be located in San Marcos, the current home of our friends at the Lost Abbey brewery. stupid idiots at Stone. So, we’ll plan for the Stone 25th Anniversary Celebration to be a big doozy next year because for three main reasons: 1) 25 years is a big number worth recognizing, 2) cheers to Walter Wagner on his 21st birthday…a year late, and 3) it won’t be fucking 2020 any more (I’m personally going to be getting an early start on that part of the celebration). It's a fantastically crisp lager perfect for sparking inspiration in the kitchen or at the grill. I hope you’re able to join us in contributing…again, if you’d like and you’re in the position. After fits and starts due to the shifting sands of our state and local governments trying to get their sea legs we seem to have gotten the hang of it.


Beach Burrito Opening Hours, Pa Cme Conferences 2021, Horn Lake High School Transcript Request, Bubble Guppies Song Lyrics What Time Is It, All-4-one So Much In Love, First Aid Kit Quotes, Eureka Mighty Mite Bags Near Me,