Mast Landing Brewing

Day One Distribution is excited to announce that Mast Landing Brewing, out of Westbrook, Maine, just arrived in Oregon for the first time! In operation since 2015, this popular New England brewery found itself on the Brewers Association’s Top 50 Fastest Growing Small and Independent Breweries in 2018 as the 24th fastest growing brewery in the country.

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Bull Run Cider

In recent days across Oregon, the warm days of Summer have expired as quickly as the arrival those of cool & rainy Fall days we’re accustomed to. With wet weather moving in following the wildfires that’ve impacted everyone around the state, those working in agriculture – namely the hop and apple growers, have been racing to harvest the fruits of their labor. Such is the case with Bull Run Cider, one of the 3 cideries we work with, who’ve spent this week harvesting their apple and pear orchards located in Banks, Oregon.

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Brouwerij West

The path taken by Brouwerij West, a San Pedro California based brewery, is unlike many you’ll find in modern American brewing. What they’ve accomplished as a result of their winding route is something akin to 40 days and 40 nights of finding one’s way in the wilderness: a difficult series of trials that only make one stronger.

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Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers and Springdale Beer

To understand the nature of how Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers and Springdale Beer came into existence, is to understand traditional brewing processes and culture. Working with this ethos in mind, this pair of Framingham, Massachusetts breweries has sought to establish themselves as entities focused on traditional German-style Lagers, innovative American takes on classic beers, as well as barrel-aged and clean fermented Ales.

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Fieldwork Brewing

The latest chapter in our Brewery Profile series spotlights one of the West Coast’s most exciting and unique breweries over the past five years, Fieldwork Brewing, based in Berkeley, California. Known for their highly aromatic and well-balanced beers, they’ve created a model all their own, driven by the desire to bring fresh, unique beers to those who crave it, all set in a family and pet-friendly environment.

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Chuckanut Brewery

The pre-history of Chuckanut Brewery, founded in Bellingham, Washington in 2008 by Will and Mari Kemper, is in many ways the foundation of Lager brewing in the Pacific Northwest. How the Kemper’s came to accomplish all they have over the past 12 years came about by an even more amazing story: one of travel, opening various breweries, educating and consulting their peers, and bringing back the traditional art of European Lager brewing in America.

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Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales

For the next installment of our Brewery Series, we head to the outskirts of the Rocky Mountains where you’ll find Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales, just South of Denver, Colorado. They’ve made a name for themselves by brewing beers that are fermented purely with microbes procured from the “local environment via coolship or foraged from nature.”

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Pizza Port Brewing

The next brewery in our ongoing series profiling the brands we work with doesn’t really need an introduction. It could be argued that the impact of Pizza Port Brewing as a trendsetter in San Diego County’s beer scene is central to the evolution of craft beer across America.

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Tripping Animals Brewing

We’re excited to showcase the third brewery in this series, one of the newest we’ve brought into Oregon, Tripping Animals Brewing out of Doral, Florida. Historically speaking, a brewery that’s only 2 years old, yet already shipping their beer across the country to Oregon, would seem extremely unusual. Yet when you consider their lengthy home brewing background, their quick rise to popularity, the breweries they routinely collaborate with, and our current pandemic reality, it’s not that far fetched.

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Cascade Brewing

Deciding upon which brewery to feature next in our series showcasing the brands of Day One Distribution was an easy choice. Cascade Brewing, founded in 1998 by Art Larrance (co-founder of both Portland Brewing & the Oregon Brewers Festival) and Ron Gansberg, became one of America’s leading brewers of distinctive Sour Ales starting in 2009. For in that first year, they were awarded bronze at the Great American Beer Festival, in the Wood and Barrel-Aged Sour Beer Category, for their now hallmark Kriek Ale.

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