Residents of Illinois will soon be able to enjoy Coronado Brewing Co. beers on their local retail shelves.
The brewery, which calls Coronado, Calif. home, has announced it will be partnering with Wirtz Beverage Illinois to add the state to its distribution footprint beginning on March 2.
“We have been looking at Chicago for a long time, it is a great city with an appreciation for well made beer” said Rick Chapman, co-founder and president of Coronado Brewing Co., in a press release. “This is an exciting opportunity for us to be working with Wirtz Beverage, who are leaders in the industry.”
According to a press release, Coronado’s Core Series of beers will be available, including Islander IPA (7 percent ABV), Orange Avenue Wit (5.2 percent ABV) and Mermaid’s Red amber ale (5.7 percent ABV). In addition, seasonal Crown Series Skull Wrapper IPA (7 percent ABV), Senior Saison (6.5 percent ABV) and Anniversary Ale will be shipped to the state as well.