Carnival partners with Lakeland's Brew Hub to become the first cruise line to can and keg its own beer

Might not need to fill up those shampoo bottles with liquor this go-round.

click to enlarge Carnival partners with Lakeland's Brew Hub to become the first cruise line to can and keg its own beer
Photo credit Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Line

Lakeland’s own Brew Hub has partnered with Carnival Cruise Lines to launch the very first program of canning and kegging its own private label beers on a ship

This is a pretty big deal.

The in-house brewery team will be aboard Carnival Horizon and Carnival Vista, hard at work making sure the suds are in high supply.

The three brews, including the ThirstyFrog Caribbean Wheat, the ParchedPig West Coast IPA and the ParchedPig Toasted Amber Ale, are available on tap and by the can aboard all 26 ships.

Carnival hopes that guests will utilize this service by taking a 4-pack home as souvenirs — that means a taste of Lakeland will be experienced by cruise-goers and their loved ones around the world. 

For more information, visit brewhub.com.

Want to know everything going on with Tampa Bay's food and drink scene? Sign up for our Bites newsletter.

Scroll to read more Food News articles
Join the Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.

Newsletters

Join Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Creative Loafing Tampa Bay. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Creative Loafing Tampa Bay, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected]