FAQ - Beer Quality - Allergies

  • I’m allergic to sulfites! What’s the sulfite content in your beers?

  • I’m allergic to nuts! Are there nuts or nut-based ingredients used in your beer?

  • I have a wheat allergy. Which of your beers contain wheat?

FAQ - Beer Quality - Beer Storage

  • I found/have this old case of NBB beer! It is past its best before date… Can I still drink it?

  • How do I know when my beer has been packaged?

  • I just purchased some 1554, but I don’t have room in my fridge for it! If I leave it at room temperature, will it degrade in quality?

  • I bought some NBB beer off the shelf at my local store and it was not refrigerated. Is the beer going to taste bad? Why isn’t the store keeping the beer cold?

FAQ - Beer Quality - Keg Questions

FAQ - Beer Quality - Nutrition

FAQ - Branding

  • How do you come up with the name of your beers?

  • What is the story behind the bike and bicycle branding?

  • How did you decide on your current logo?

  • How do you choose your target markets?

  • What is the demographic of your target customer(s)?

FAQ - Business

  • How many employees do you have?

  • Are you owned by a larger brewery or company?

  • Can you send me/us last year's financial statements?

  • How is your organization structured?

  • What is the definition of a craft brewery?

  • Are you considered a micro-brewery?

  • Do you have a mentoring program?

  • How has your company fared through the tough economic times?

FAQ - Culture

  • What steps do you take towards promoting responsible drinking?

  • How do you maintain your company culture?

  • What is NBB's approach to philanthropy and giving back?

  • Does your company ever do HR audits?

FAQ - General

FAQ - History

FAQ - Production

  • How many barrels did you sell this year?

FAQ - Supply Chain

FAQ - Sustainability

  • Where do you source your ingredients and raw materials?

  • Do your products contain any GMO's?

  • Where does your packaging come from?

  • How do you manage your waste stream?

  • What do you do with your spent grain?

  • Where does your water come from?

  • Do you produce energy on site?

  • Bottles or cans, what's the more sustainable option?

  • Have you ever considered reusable bottles?

  • What's a Certified B Corporation? And why is New Belgium one of them?

  • What are some sustainable building elements around the brewery?

  • Is your sustainability team hiring or looking for an intern?

  • I am a student researching New Belgium's sustainable business practices. Can I interview you?