This one has been a long time in the making. Tampa’s newest craft brewery has been operating out of a tasting room in the offices of their brewery for months now, all the while with a promise of a glorious tasting room to open soon. It seems that “soon” will be just in time for Tampa Bay Beer Week 2015.
Coppertail Brewing of Tampa decided to open up the doors to one of their future neighbors, Hidden Springs Ale Works. The result of this meeting of the minds will be a Double IPA.
Cigar City Brewing’s Josh Brengle recently made a trip through Ybor City to meet Coppertail Brewing’s Casey Hughes in a match of wits that turned out some great beer. The duo’s minds thought up the next bottle release for Coppertail, an imperial stout dubbed “Sabotage.”
Coppertail Brewing, Tampa’s newest craft brewery, is now shipping beer.
Well, bottled beer, that is–kegged beer has been in bars and restaurants for a few months now.
Coppertail Brewing has been teasing tasting room guests for weeks with mockups of 12oz bottles. On the counter of the Ybor City brewery’s tasting room are six packs of bottles of Free Dive IPA and Unholy Trippel. These bottles were only models, until now.
Copprtail Brewing has a timeline and they are sticking to it. That timeline began with launching beer into distribution and now has progressed to opening a temporary tasting room during construction.
The brewery announced yesterday: