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German Fat Cap is back back!!

09/27/2018

–FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE–

 

MODIST BREWING CO. ANNOUNCES RE-LAUNCH OF GERMAN FATCAP, A GERMAN IPA, INTO 16 OZ CANS. EACH 4 PACK WILL FEATURE 4 UNIQUE CAN DESIGNS.

 

North Loop, MPLS, MN – September 27th, 2018

 

German Fatcap – our super limited, super seasonal, German IPA – is back! It’s our version of an Octoberfest and it will be released beginning in *GASP* October.  Starting on Monday 10/1, you’ll be able to find GFC at liquor stores throughout the metro (full list below). Named after a type of spraypaint nozzle, the artwork on the can’s front pays tribute to the classic design of American spraypaint cans – while the artwork on the back features 4 distinctly different rail cars that have all been uhhh modified. The beer will also be available to try in our taproom beginning Tuesday, Octobeer 2nd.

 

ABOUT THE DESIGN

 

 

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German Fatcap takes its name from a certain type of spraypaint nozzle (colloquially known as caps), which gained popularity in the graffiti world for their ability to quickly unload large amounts of paint in a clean circle the size of a basketball. German Fatcap’s 2018 artwork features from some special guest artists including: Jurnes TGE YME HM- @scienceism, Value HM- @supervaluable, Much HM IBD- @seesomethingspraysomething, and Hindue GTB with a special appearance from Mber HM NSF Network & Yen 34 HM SWS @heavymetalgang

 

ABOUT THE BEER

German Fatcap is our answer to an Octoberfest beer. A crispy malty festbier brewed with a German water profile, German malts, German hops, and German yeast – then aggresively hopped like an American IPA. Its bold hop character balances the rich malt backbone to create thick a FAT CAP of aromatic foam.

AVAILABILITY

Confirmed locations as of 9/27:

Store: Delivery Day
1010 Liquors Monday
Central Ave Liquors Monday
Dinkytown Monday
North Loop Monday
Ombibulous Monday
Sentyrz Monday
Stinson Monday
Surdyks Monday
Zipps Monday
Apple Valley Liquor 3 Tuesday
Blue Max Liquors Tuesday
Hy Vee Shakopee Tuesday
Lakeville Liquors 3 Tuesday
Lakeville Liquors 4 Tuesday
MGM Prior Lake Tuesday
Savage Wine and Spirits Tuesday
Sids Discount Liquors Tuesday
TW Bloomington Tuesday
TW Burnsville Tuesday
EP 2 Liquor Den Road Wednesday
G Will Liquors Andover Wednesday
G Will Liquors Blaine Wednesday
G Will Liquors BP Wednesday
G Will Liquors Champlin Wednesday
Haskells Chanhassen Wednesday
Haskells Maple Grove Wednesday
Haskells Plymouth Wednesday
Hy Vee Brooklyn Park Wednesday
Hy Vee New Hope Wednesday
Knollwood Liquor Wednesday
Lakeside Wine and Spirits Wednesday
LB Golden Valley Wednesday
LB St Louis Park Wednesday
Liquor Barn Wednesday
Liquor Barrel GV Wednesday
Liquor Boy Wednesday
MGM Maple Grove Wednesday
MGM Plymouth Wednesday
Princetons Liquor Wednesday
Shorewood Liquor Wednesday
The Vintage Chanhassen Wednesday
Tonka Bottle Shop Wednesday
Top 10 Andover Wednesday
Top 10 Blaine Wednesday
Top 10 Osseo Wednesday
Top 10 Ramsey Wednesday
Top 10 St Louis Park Wednesday
TW Chanhassen Wednesday
TW Maple Grove Wednesday
TW Minnetonka Wednesday
Vinifera Wednesday
Wayzata Wednesday
Ale Jail Thursday
Edina Liquor 50thFrance Thursday
Edina Liquor Grandview Thursday
Edina Liquor Southdale Thursday
Elevated Minneapolis Thursday
Falls Liquor Thursday
France 44 Thursday
Franklin Nicollet Liquor Thursday
Hennepin Lake Liquor Thursday
Hums Liquor Thursday
Ken and Norms Thursday
Kowalskis Uptown Thursday
Lake Wine and Spirits Thursday
Lowry Hill Liquors Thursday
McDonalds Thursday
MGM Calhoun Thursday
South Lyndale Liquors Thursday
Top Valu 1 Central Ave Thursday
Bacchus Friday
Elevated White Bear Lake Friday
Haskell’s Downtown Friday
Haskells White Bear Lake Friday
Heritage Liquors Friday
Hy Vee Oakdale Friday
Liquor Barrel MH Friday
Liquor Barrel St Paul Friday
Marshall Liquor Friday
MGM Eagan Friday
Party Time Liquor Friday
Scotts Liquor Friday
Summit Liquor Friday
Top 10 Woodbury Friday
TW Eagan Friday
TW Roseville Friday
TW Woodbury Friday