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HAWAII Craft Beer Week 2020!

Updated: Mar 25, 2020



It's the most exciting week of the year...Hawaii Craft Beer Week!



We teamed up with 3 different breweries on the island to create some awesome beers in celebration of beer week. Check out the details and stories behind each collab!



Village beer X HANA KOA BREWING


Crush Helles Helles Lager Beer

CRUSH HELLES HELLES LAGER

When two minds of metal nature desire to create the ultimate crushable stage beer, the world will know melodic magic. Such a thing occurred between Tim (Village) and Josh (Hana Koa). Tim, being the all-knowing of things beer, and Josh, being the lover of all things lager, jumped at the chance to brew this German-style Helles rightfully dubbed “Crush Helles”. Stage dive into an aroma of sweet honey and golden raisins then crowd surf a brisk clean malty palate to a crispy finish.  This is the embodiment of what brewers strive for and what Ozzy would hope for if he showed up to rage as the Prince of Darkness.


A LOOK BEHIND THE COLLAB


Hana Koa Brewery Collab

Tim from Village is everyone's best friend. He does a great job of cultivating community and developing relationships with breweries from all over the world. When we were launching outside sales, Chrissie reached out to Tim to do a collaboration beer.

While discussing the ultimate beer we could create as a team, Tim suggested emulating a beer that he had. So we went for it and brewed Crush Helles. A traditional German-style Helles lager that Tim describes as "Bright, crisp, loaded with wonderfully clean malt flavors and finishes with a dry snap. Perfect