Outer Light Brewing Company of Groton, CT Brews Workin’ Vets NEIPA Sales to benefit Work Vessels for Vets programs for injured veterans

GROTON, CT    ANNOUNCING NEW CRAFT BEER ON SALE Saturday Oct 10 through Veterans Day (or as long as supplies last) 

Workin Vets can 600 x 450 2Who’s thirsty? Outer Light Brewing Company of Groton, CT announces the release of a new beer with a cause – Workin’ Vets New England IPA. This double dry hopped, Simcoe, Mosaic New England IPA, coming in at 5.8% is brewed in collaboration with Mystic, CT based non-profit Work Vessels for Vets, Inc. A portion of sales of every pint served in the Outer Light taproom at Bridge Street in Groton, and all other can sales throughout Connecticut liquor stores will be donated to Work Vessels for Vets, Inc a Connecticut-based, all-volunteer nonprofit with the mission to award equipment to injured veterans who are starting a business.

This unique beer will also be available on draft for special events at donating partners The Captain Daniel Packer Inne and Friar Tucks Tavern in downtown Mystic, CT. Levine Distributing Company of Norwich, CT will be selling and delivering the beer as well as donating a portion of their sales to the cause.

Tom Drejer, Owner of OLBC (http://www.outerlightbrewing.com/) noted, “Our community and our veterans are extremely important to us. We are beyond proud to take this opportunity to collaborate with Work Vessels for Vets and support our injured service men and women.  We hope this beer can help bring attention to both our veterans and all the wonderful work this charity does to support them.”

Enjoy a pint or can of Workin’ Vets NEIPA starting today through Veterans Day (or until they run out!)

Check out more about Outer Lights Brewery at http://www.outerlightbrewing.com

266 Bridge St, Groton, CT 06340, Phone: 475-201-9972

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