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Yuengling, beer from America's oldest brewery, now on sale in Indiana

Posted at 6:54 AM, Mar 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-06 12:46:22-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- After 188 years, Yuengling beer is now in Indiana. 

The long-awaited release of the beer from the country's oldest brewery begins with Yuengling Traditional Lager, Light Lager and Black and Tan brands. The company plans on releasing more later.

The beer can be found beginning Monday in restaurants and bars across the state.

“Yuengling has a lot of exciting things happening in 2017 and this expansion into the great state of Indiana is the first of several announcements,” Dick Yuengling, Yuengling owner and president said in a press release. 

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David G. Yuengling founded Yuengling in 1829 after coming to the country from Aldingen, Germany. 

Monarch Beverage, Indiana Beverage and Five Star Distributing are distributing the beer across the state.

There will be a launch party at Ale Emporium in Castleton Monday from 5-8 p.m. 

Indiana is the 20th state Yuengling has expanded into.

Join the excitement with other Hoosiers in the Hoosiers For Yuengling Facebook page.