River Horse Summer Blonde

While you were out frolicking in the sun this past Saturday, the entire HBCO fleet was on the road for River Horse Summer Blonde Day!! This is the second year in a row that we’ve dedicated an entire Saturday to delivering this popular summer seasonal to accounts throughout the Garden State. After what has been an extremely long, cold winter kicked off by the disastrous Hurricane Sandy, we were not surprised by the number of bars, restaurants and retail shops ready to welcome back this delicious reminder of summertime bliss. Over 4000 cases and 200 kegs were shipped out and even more are on their way!!

This blonde beauty is an easy-drinking summer-time brew that’s light and refreshing with hints of citrus, honey and sweet malt. At only 4.5% abv, you can enjoy a handful without falling off your hammock or losing your ability to toss a few horseshoes. And since it’s brewed right here in NJ, it’s a great sixer to grab for trips to the Jersey shore, tailgates at the Arts Center or just hanging in the backyard flipping burgers.

Summer Blonde is NOW AVAILABLE in 6-packs or on draft at a craft beer bar near you!! Here’s to a great summer!!

And be sure to stay tuned for information on the official opening of the NEW River Horse Brewery in Ewing, New Jersey!! While it’s sad to see them leave their original location in Lambertville, their new 25,000 square-foot facility (2.5 times their existing location) will allow them more room to brew, experiment and host bigger and better beer fests in the future!!

Upcoming River Horse Events

TODAY – Monday, April 1st
Summer Blonde Release Parties
Grand Summit Hotel – Summit
– Free Bridge Wines & Spirits – Phillipsburg

Friday, April 19th
River Horse Beer & Fondue Pairing Dinner
The Melting Pot – Whippany

Tuesday, May 7th
River Horse Brewery Night
The Rail House – Rahway

Also in-stock from River Horse Brewing Company:

Oatmeal Milk Stout
A lip-smacking sweet stout brewed with oats and milk sugar. Rich notes of bitter coffee, roasted malt, toasted oats, vanilla and a combination of dark and milk chocolate. OMS is full-bodied with an incredibly smooth and creamy finish that will keep you yearning for that next sip!
Available in 1/6 kegs

***Coffee Oatmeal Milk Stout
All the goodness of Oatmeal Milk Stout with the addition of locally roasted coffee beans from from Rojo’s Roastery in Lambertville!
Available in 1/2 and 1/6 kegs

Double Wit
An 8% Belgian-style wheat beer brewed with orange peel, lemon peel and coriander. Tons of spice and citrus on both the nose and the palate.
Available in 4-packs, 1/2 and 1/6 kegs

Hop Hazard
A classic American Pale Ale hopped with Chinook, Cascade and Centennial. Floral and citrusy with a sweetness from the caramel malt. 6.5% ABV
Available in 6-packs and 1/2 kegs

Special Ale
This American Amber Ale is the perfect all-day session brew. Medium-bodied with just the right amount of hops and malt to keep you coming back for more. 5.5% abv
Available in 6-packs

Looking for something a little more hoppy? This Double IPA is a sure bet. Big notes of grapefruit, pine, and citrus with a firm malty backbone. Hopped with Simcoe, Chinook, Cascade and Centennial. 8.5% abv
Available in 4-packs

Tripel Horse
This locally brewed Belgian Tripel is one of River Horse’s most popular styles. Full-bodied and warming with notes of vanilla, spice, banana and fresh yeast. 10% abv
Available in 6-packs

Variety Packs
A sampling of all your favorite year-round brews (Special, Tripel, Hop Hazard) plus Rye IPA…the latest in the Brewer’s Reserve Series.


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