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Beer News: IPAs, Moscow Mule Brews, and More Out Now

Plus, Saloon Door's anniversary party is coming up. They have big plans.

By Timothy Malcolm March 19, 2021

While there aren't many big events on the beer-drinking calendar, there is a wealth of releases. New Magnolia is giving us three newbies, while Saint Arnold is supporting women in the craft beer industry. Check out everything below in our beer news.

News and Events

Saloon Door has announced plans for its five-year anniversary party, set for April 24 at the Webster brewery and taproom. Look for five new beers, including a lager, a five-times-hopped IPA, and more, plus crawfish and games. For more information, go here.

Beer Releases

Next up at Eureka Heights: Fuzzy Mule, a 4.3-percent ABV peach beer with lime and ginger. Or, a vodka-less Moscow Mule with peach. It's available now at the Heights brewery and taproom.

8th Wonder has started an IPA release series, and first up is High Grade, a West Coast IPA at 7-percent ABV. Hops include Amarillo, Centennial, Simcoe, and Columbus Cryo. Get it at the brewery.

Saint Arnold released its 2021 version of Pink Caddy this week. It's an IPA brewed with Citra, Cashmere, Laurel, and Sabro hops. It's a beer that benefits the Houston chapter of the Pink Boots Society, which offers education to women in the craft beer industry. Get it now at the beer garden and restaurant.

New Magnolia has a number of new beers, including Roselle Saison, a 6-percent ABV sour saison; Belgian Quad, an 8.3-percent ABV boozy, caramel beer; and a Brew Club release called Capt'n Kyle's Hazeward Way, a 6.5-percent ABV IPA with Idaho 7, El Dorado, and Mosaic hops. All are available at the Heights brewery.

Spindletap has teamed up with Texas EquuSearch for a beer called Lost Is Not Alone, a 7-percent ABV IPA. Profits from the beer will go toward EquuSearch, which helps to find missing persons across Texas. The beer is available at Spindletap and at bars and restaurants across the area.

Equal Parts gives us Mai Tai, the newest beer in its Exotica series. This is hopped with HBC472, and it includes mango, pineapple, orange, orange zest, molasses, and almonds. It's a 6-percent ABV beer that's available online and at the Equal Parts beer window

Today, Local Group releases Springtoberfest, a malty beer for the season. Get it at its taproom.

Keep a look out at Brash Brewing for Sir William Nelson, a Nelson Sauvin, double-dry-hopped version of The Willie. It should be out next week.

Texas Leaguer gives us Mango Wheat, a 7-percent ABV beer that's now on tap at its Missouri City brewery and taproom.

Kraftwerk Kolsch is the next up at Astral Brewing. This German kolsch with Czech Saaz hops will be available by four-pack at the brewery. To get there, maybe take the Trans-Europe Express.

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