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Shiner Beers Brings Again Cult-Favourite: Prickly Pear Summer season Lager


SHINER, Texas— The impartial, family-owned makers of the enduring Shiner Bock Beer announce the extremely anticipated return of Prickly Pear summer time lager, first launched in 2012. For years, Shiner followers passionately plead for the beloved summer time seasonal to come back again, commenting relentlessly throughout social channels. Now by in style demand, Prickly Pear is obtainable as soon as once more in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida.

Shiner’s Austin-based inventive company Bakery is taking an imaginative strategy to the encircling marketing campaign by compiling actual, unedited Instagram feedback to create an advert spot, now dwell on Shiner’s Instagram, portraying the return of Prickly Pear in a whimsical however grownup world.

Within the surrealist, animated advert spot, the opening body begins with “a narrative written by the hundreds of actual feedback asking us to carry again” above an illustrated can of Prickly Pear. Actual feedback with corresponding Instagram handles shortly populate the display screen starting from “Prickly Pear put a spell on me” to “Dwelling a life with out Prickly Pear is a darkness I can’t embrace.” To additional pay tribute to those followers, Shiner even invited the unique authors of those feedback to file their very own voices for his or her characters.

The spot then escalates to a showdown between a bunch of protestors outdoors the Okay. Spoetzl Brewery, a benevolent Yeti and a Prickly Pear-hating witch. The witch is in the end defeated when she is struck with a Prickly Pear bottle thrown by a protestor. A brand new pleasant determine with “odd eyes” arises becoming a member of the group of protestors and dancing cactus vegetation to have fun the return of the treasured Prickly Pear beer. The ultimate body reveals a bottle of Prickly Pear with the phrases “again by relentless demand”.

“Each time we publish social content material for Shiner, it doesn’t matter what it’s about, we’ll get continuous feedback about Prickly Pear,” says Rodgrigo Rothschild, CD at Bakery. “After a couple of thousand of them, we questioned in the event you might write a whole script simply utilizing all these bizarre and random feedback.”

“After some trial and error,” added Kerrie Heckel, ACD at Bakery. “We discovered this story that faucets into each the silliness and the fervour of Shiner followers. It was actually enjoyable working with the actual individuals behind these feedback and serving to them announce the return of their favourite beer.”

Prickly Pear (4.9% ABV) is a beer brewed with actual prickly pear, a cactus native to Shiner’s Texan brewery residence, in addition to Citra and Golding hops, a mix of 2-row barley, malted wheat and Shiner’s proprietary lager yeast. This can be a tart but barely candy brew with a shiny, fruity taste and floral aroma. It’s crisp, refreshing and in contrast to every other summer time lager. Only one sip and also you’ll style why Prickly Pear followers demanded its return.

“Shiner has among the most devoted followers on earth. Simply in time for summer time, we’re proud to re-introduce this cult-favorite and present our neighborhood how a lot we pay attention and admire them,” says Nick Weiland, Shiner’s Model Director. “Prickly Pear is a particular brew for us as a result of it options uniquely Texan elements. We advocate pairing it with carne asada tacos or a grilled hen salad for the last word summer time session.”

Prickly Pear is on cabinets now by July at choose retailers in Texas and the southeast.

About Shiner and the Spoetzl Brewery

The Spoetzl Brewery was based in Shiner, Texas (inhabitants 2,069), in 1909, by Czech and German immigrants brewing beer with old-world traditions and recipes for Central Texas. Since then, the brewery has grown to be one of many largest impartial craft brewers within the nation with beers out there in all 50 states and Mexico. To today, each drop of the award-winning beer is brewed proper in Shiner, TX, the place it began 111 years in the past.

About Bakery

Bakery is an impartial inventive company that makes use of artwork and science to attach influential manufacturers to tradition. The company was based in 2010 in Austin, TX. Corporations like Nike, Shiner, Liquid Dying, and Diageo look to Bakery for ingenious, culturally immersive inventive work.

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