MillerCoors is taking their Blitz-Weinhard brand national, calling it an “entry level craft beer” that will appeal to consumers more familiar with mass-produced brands.
With the national roll-out, the brand will no longer be brewed in Oregon. It has been brewed at Hood River’s Full Sail Brewery since 2003.
The original Portland Weinhard brewery operated from 1856 until 1999. The beer was then brewed at Olympia Brewery until it closed. It then moved to Full Sail