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Peanut butter beer in cans? Yeah, I’m nuts for that, Nampa

Originally based in San Diego County, Mother Earth Brew Co. quietly has raised the bar in Idaho since it opened a second brewery at 1428 Madison Ave. in Nampa last year. The brewery recently released two new six packs of cans: Sin Tax Imperial Peanut Butter Stout and Kismet IPA.

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3 Boise beer festivals, parties: Melvin, Founders, firkins

Western Wyoming-based Melving Brewing has earned a near-cult following with its dedication to huge, floral IPAs, and will celebrate National 2X4 Day in Boise on Feb. 4. The second annual Firkin Frolic will take over the Basque Center on Feb. 9. And Michigan-based Founders Brewing will hold four launch events Feb. 15-17 in Boise.

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3 new Boise beers for fall in cans, bottles

Boise and Garden City breweries are putting out new beers in cans and bottles. Boise Brewing has released Dark Daisy Chocolate Milk Stout, Payette Brewing is offering Pistolero Porter, and County Line Brewing will sell barrel-aged R.I.P. imperial stout.

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Mother Earth Brew Co. set to open in Nampa

The sixth largest brewer in California’s San Diego County held a soft opening at its new 40,000-square-foot brewery and tasting room in Nampa. Mother Earth, which has about 50 part- and full-time employees, anticipates growing to 75 to 100 employees in Idaho within five years.

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New brewery opens Saturday in Nampa

Mother Earth Brew Co. will open its Nampa tasting room to the public at noon on Saturday, Oct. 8. Vista, Calif.-based Mother Earth constructed this major brewery after first announcing its Idaho expansion in 2015. The four-vessel, 40-barrel operation in Canyon County has the potential to be enlarged to produce 100,000 barrels annually.

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Mother Earth Brew Co. set to open in Nampa

The sixth largest brewer in California’s San Diego County held a soft opening at its new 40,000-square-foot brewery and tasting room in Nampa. Mother Earth, which has about 50 part- and full-time employees, anticipates growing to 75 to 100 employees in Idaho within five years.
Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
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