Bear Republic Apex Special IPA Released in Six-Packs

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Sonoma County, CA (June 26, 2017)—With Summer in full swing, Bear Republic’s seasonal offering, Apex, is back to play. As part of Bear Republic’s Double IPA Series, this IPA (India Pale Ale) will be available for a limited time only, July through September.

A Strong IPA, Apex is full-bodied and packed full of hops.

Brewmaster and COO, Richard G. Norgrove, states “We hope you enjoy our 2017 offering of Apex. This year’s version highlights some of our favorite hops, First Gold; Ella; Hallertau Blanc; Hull Melon; and Cascade.”

Rich and hoppy, this beer represents Bear Republic’s search for the elusive apex of malt and hops.

Norgrove continued, “Each year this beer focuses on different hops. It’s also what makes this beer so awesome to brew and to drink. I hope our fans continue to enjoy this journey, along with me.”

Making the ideal companion to your summer meal, Apex pairs perfectly with spicy and savory dishes. Hard and aged cheeses also act as a wonderful balance to the beer.

Apex will be distributed for a limited time to all available markets in draft, 6-packs, and 22 oz. bottles.

Bear Republic’s Healdsburg brewpub will have Apex available on tap beginning Friday, June 30, at 5:00 pm.

From 5:00-8:00 pm, join the Bear team for the Apex release party in the Bear Republic courtyard.

Bear Republic Brewpub Courtyard
345 Healdsburg Avenue
Healdsburg, California 95448

Entrance Fee: Free

THE EVENT INCLUDES:
• Six-packs, 22 oz. bottles, and cases available for purchase at the event only, available after 8:00 pm at the bar.
• 16 oz. draft pour of Apex - $5 each. ($7 with pint glass)
• Pulled pork slider and fries - $5 each.
• Commemorative Bear Republic tasting glass.
• Live music from Choppin’ Broccoli.

Beginning July 1, find Apex near you! Visit www.bearrepublic.com/bear-tracker.

Beer Stats:

ABV: 8.25% – IBUs: 100+ – Color: Light Copper – Double IPA

Untappd: 4 stars – Beer Advocate: 94/100

Silver medal winner in the American-Style India Pale Ale category at the 2006 Great American Beer Festival®.

Tasting Notes:

Pairing Suggestions: Wings, Burgers, Spicy Dishes, Savory Dishes, Beef, Poultry, and Pork Dishes, Hard Cheeses, Aged Cheeses, and Sheep’s Milk

Overall: In racing, the apex of the turn is approached differently as conditions dictate, but always with a forward looking mindset. This beer is the culmination of years of brewing and drinking hop forward IPAs.

Founded twenty-one years ago by the Norgrove family, Bear Republic Brewing Company is one of the largest independent craft breweries in Northern California. With a constantly growing portfolio of craft beers, Bear Republic maintains a sense of loyalty and tradition from eras gone by.