Today, Zupan's Markets announced the 5th beer in its Farm-to-Market series. For this release, Zupan's partnered with The Commons Brewery to bring us a Farmhouse Saison with Sage & Peppercorns. If you live in Portland and like Belgian-inspired ales, you're probably familiar with The Commons. I've long been a big fan of the brewery and expect this release will be excellent!
This beer will be available beginning tomorrow (April 7) at all Zupan's Market locations. Only 45 cases were produced, so it won't last long. For more details, check out the news release below.
|Image courtesy of Zupan's Markets|
TO INTRODUCE FIFTH BEER IN FARM-TO-MARKET SERIES
PORTLAND, Ore (April 6, 2017) – Zupan’s Markets has partnered with The Commons Brewery to release the fifth Farm-to-Market beer in its private label line. This light-bodied saison has a robust, champagne-like carbonation brewed with white peppercorn and white sage, with bright citrus and herbal notes that cleanse and refresh the palate.
“Zupan’s Markets is excited to be partnering with The Commons Brewery to expand our Farm-to-Market series into a new style – saison,” said Zupan’s Markets’ President and CEO Mike Zupan. “Together, we’ve created the ideal food beer, perfect to share with family and friends.”
This Saison will be available starting Friday, April 7 at all three Zupan’s Markets locations in 750ml bottles for $15.99. With only 45 cases produced, it will be on shelves only for a limited time.
“Zupan’s Markets embodies our mission of gathering with friends and family to enjoy a beverage, meal and conversation,” said Mike Wright, Founder of The Commons Brewery. “Our shared commitment to high quality ingredients made this partnership a natural fit.”
- Profile: ABV 6.5%
- Malts: 100% Castle (Belgian) Pilsner Malt
- Hops: Magnum and Emerald
- Other Ingredients: White Sage and White Peppercorn
About Commons Brewery
The Commons Brewery opened in December 2011 crafting small batch, approachable and balanced beers inspired by European brewing tradition. The Tasting Room is located in the heart of Portland’s Central Eastside Industrial District at 630 SE Belmont Street and is open everyday from Noon to 10pm. For more information, visit www.commonsbrewery.com.
About Zupan’s Markets
Founded by John Zupan in 1975, Zupan’s Markets is a local and family-owned gourmet market that has served Portland’s food-loving community for more than 40 years. Zupan’s Markets has three locations that focus on quality, selling everything from the best meats and wines to the freshest produce, baked goods, gourmet deli products, specialty foods, flowers and more, always emphasizing locally-sourced, artisan products when possible. For more information, visit www.zupans.com.