Southern California-based Scout Distribution to develop on profitable partnership with standout Oregon based mostly pFriem Household Brewers, distributing award-winning beers in and past Los Angeles County
LOS ANGELES, CA —With a repute for skilled craftsmanship bolstered by an in depth assortment of prestigious brewing-industry awards, pFriem Household Brewers is a mannequin craft brewery with a fan base spanning far past its residence base of Hood River, Ore. For a lot of the corporate’s decade in enterprise, fanatics have needed to journey to the supply within the Pacific Northwest to take pleasure in its diversified line of beers, starting from poignant IPAs and pristine lagers to funky barrel-aged beers. Final 12 months the brewery began increasing its distribution footprint with a transfer into Idaho, and now pFriem beers will likely be out there all through The Better Los Angeles Space by means of the corporate’s just lately expanded partnership with Scout Distribution.
“The Los Angeles beer scene has develop into a scorching spot for top of the range, inventive, distinctive, and embellished breweries. This has created a craft-beer client that’s curious and values high quality,” stated pFriem co-founder and Brewmaster Josh Pfriem. “Over time, we’ve obtained many requests to have our beer out there within the L.A. market. With Scout’s current progress in and round L.A. County, it has created the chance that we have now been ready for to launch on this thrilling market.”
Following a quality-over-quantity philosophy, pFriem’s near-term focus will likely be to supply its best and freshest beers to draft and specialty accounts. The next are the pFriem beers Scout will distribute to retailers within the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Ventura, Santa Barbara and Kern.
- Pilsner (4.9%): A traditional crisp, snappy Czech-style pils with hop-borne floral, grassy character.
- Lager (5%): A easy on a regular basis drinker with nuanced notes of melon and honey.
- IPA (6.8% alcohol-by-volume): New World hops—Chinook, Mosaic, Citra lend this India pale ale a piney aroma and large citrus punch.
- Hazy IPA (6.8%): Mosaic, Citra, and El Dorado hops convey on fruity notes of clementine, peach, strawberry, mango, and papaya.
- Pale (5.4%): An American-style pale ale with mango and cantaloupe notes from Citra, Mosaic, and Cashmere hops.
- Belgian Blonde Ale (7.5%): Pear-like fruitiness and cloven spice are highlights of this strong-yet elegant providing from pFriem’s “choose” household of unique ales.
- Seasonal Glowing IPA (6.6%): An Australian-inspired IPA with kiwi, wine-grape, and guava flavors from New Zealand-harvested Nelson Sauvin hops.
- Seasonal Strata IPA (6.7%): This IPA’s well-liked namesake hop introduces flavors of starfruit and lychee.
- Seasonal American Lager (5%): A simple-drinking, effervescent corn-infused lager hopped with Perle and Tettnang.
Scout’s illustration of pFriem within the Southern California area follows the businesses’ confirmed success as companions, with the latter having distributed the previous’s beers all through Idaho for the previous 5 months.
“Over the previous 12 months, we have now gotten to know the staff over at pFriem on a private stage, however we have now been followers of their beers for years. The standard and care they put into every of their beers is strictly what we search for in a companion,” stated Scout Distribution CEO Jeff Hansson. “We look ahead to bringing this nice model to the Better L.A. area and sharing their portfolio with our prospects.”
“We’re excited to construct on our partnership with Scout, which began within the fall as we launched our presence with them in Idaho,” stated Pfriem. “Scout’s understanding and dedication to beer freshness and their excessive stage of customer support made them a straightforward alternative when taking a look at distribution companions for us within the L.A. area.”
Scout will start distributing pFriem’s beers to accounts within the aforementioned Southern California counties March twenty first 2023.
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ABOUT PFRIEM: pFriem Household Brewers (pronounced “freem”) is a Northwest and European-inspired brewery and tasting room in Hood River, OR. Based in 2012, pFriem has skilled unimaginable progress previously decade and has earned prestigious awards, together with being named Nice American Beer Competition 2018 Mid-Measurement Brewing Firm of the 12 months, being named Brewery of the 12 months 3 times by The Beer Connoisseur, and incomes quite a few medals in nationwide and worldwide brewing competitions. Greatest recognized for artisanal beers influenced by the nice breweries of Europe whereas staying true to homegrown roots within the Pacific Northwest, pFriem craft beers are unmistakably distinctive in each taste and steadiness. Go to pFriem on-line at www.pfriembeer.com or comply with the corporate on Instagram (@pfriembeer).
ABOUT SCOUT DISTRIBUTION: Based in 2018, Southern California-based Scout Distribution is an independently owned craft-alcohol wholesaler that has grown right into a driving pressure behind innovation and customer support. With a purpose of working carefully with companions from every of its distributed beer, wine, spirit, espresso, cider, kombucha, sake, and canned cocktail manufacturers, Scout distributes to greater than 10,000 retail accounts all through San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Kern Counties, in addition to accounts in Arizona and Idaho. For extra data on Scout, go to the corporate’s web site (www.scoutdist.com) or comply with alongside on Instagram (@scout_dist, @scout_distla).