Deschutes Brewery announces expansion into New Jersey and Indiana

Press Release

BEND, Oregon, (July 3, 2019) Deschutes Brewery announced today it will expand its territory with new distribution in the states of Indiana and New Jersey this month. Oregon-based brewery will partner with Indiana Beverage of Valparaiso, Indiana; Five Star Distributing of Columbia City, Indiana; Zink Distributing Company of Indianapolis, Indiana; and Peerless Beverage Company of Union, New Jersey. The four distributor partners represent decades of combined beer-community building in these states and adhere to the high standards of quality, customer service and employee relationships that align with the brewery’s own values.

Select Deschutes Brewery beers will be introduced to the state of Indiana in both package and draft beginning Monday, July 8. Indiana Beverage, a family-owned wholesaler since 1939 based in Valparaiso together with Five Star Distributing, will cover the Northern part of the state in Lake, Porter, La Porte, St. Joseph, Elkhart, Newton, Jasper, Starke, Marshall, Benton-North of Highway 52, Pulaski, and Fulton, LaGrange, Steuben, Kosciusko, Noble, DeKalb, Whitley, Allen, Wabash, Huntington, Wells, Adams, Grant counties. Zink Distributing takes pride in their commitment to excellence in service and will partner with Deschutes servicing its brands in Marion, Vigo, Hendricks, Johnson, Morgan, Greene, Montgomery, Putnam, Clay, Vermillion, Sullivan and Parke counties.

Peerless Beverage, a successful wholesaler in New Jersey since 1933, will bring the brewery’s beers to the New Jersey community beginning Friday, July 12. Peerless Beverage Company will service Deschutes Brewery brands in Northern New Jersey covering; Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex and Union counties.

About Deschutes Brewery:
Deschutes Brewery, family and employee owned since 1988, is one of the quintessential beer of the Pacific Northwest. Founded on the guiding principles of true craftsmanship, ultimate quality and extraordinary consumer experience, Deschutes Brewery is recognized for defining beers such as Black Butte Porter, Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Fresh Squeezed IPA and the non-stop release of pioneering small batch experimental and barrel-aged beers. Deschutes can be found at its brewpubs in Bend and Portland, Oregon, Tasting Rooms in Bend, and Roanoke, Virginia and at accounts across the country. Visit Deschutes Brewery’s beer finder at to find a Deschutes beer near you.