Stony Creek Brewery launches new light lager to help ‘save the sound’


BRANFORD, CT —Stony Creek Brewery has just released their new Save the Sound Light Lager. The new beer, developed in conjunction with regional nonprofit Save the Sound, will highlight the value of shared natural resources and raise funds to protect and improve Connecticut’s land, air and water and of Long Island Sound.

For every purchase made, Stony Creek Brewery will donate a portion of the proceeds to Save the Sound.

“Save the Sound and Stony Creek Brewery share a love for Long Island Sound and the outdoors, so it was natural to work together,” said Stony Creek Brewery founder Ed Crowley, Sr.

“When we developed Save the Sound Light Lager, we thought about where it would be enjoyed. This light, crisp lager is perfectly suited for a day enjoying the outdoors,” noted Crowley. “Everyone who buys the beer will help protect the outdoor spaces they value.”

Save the Sound Light Lager is currently available exclusively on draft at Stony Creek Dining and select locations. In the coming weeks, it will be available at Northeast outlets in both 6-pack and 12-pack options. In keeping with Save the Sound’s mission, Save the Sound Light Lager will be available in eco-friendly packaging for minimize the use of plastic.

Save the Sound Light Lager is a “unique Helles lager, made with the finest ground-malted German malts and balanced with a hint of earthy Tettnanger hops,” according to the brewery. It is described as a “bright, crisp beer with a slightly sweet flavor and light mouthfeel; the perfect pairing for a hot summer’s day by the water’.

“We are very pleased to embark on this partnership with Stony Creek Brewery, whose management shares our passion for clean rivers and a bountiful strait,” said Save the Sound President Curt Johnson.

“It’s a unique way to engage people across the region in protecting the Sound and its rivers, fighting climate change, saving endangered lands and restoring ecosystems,” he said. added. “We hope Save the Sound Light Lager inspires people to think about the clean water that was used to brew it, the air they breathe while enjoying it, and the things we can do together. to protect these resources.

Stony Creek Brewery and Save the Sound encourage responsible drinking, a press release noted, and proper disposal of all packaging to protect human and environmental health.

About Stony Creek Brewery

Founded in 2010 by Peggy and Ed Crowley, Sr., Stony Creek Brewery is a leading regional craft brewery located in Branford, Connecticut, and one of the first breweries founded in the state. The brewery’s 30,000 square feet make it one of Connecticut’s largest brewing facilities and taprooms. The brewery produces 20 different beers and is distributed in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York State, Rhode Island and Vermont. Some of their most popular offerings include the Cranky Series of IPAs, award-winning Dock Time Lager, Stony Joe Stout, and several seasonal and specialty beers available throughout the year. The brewery operates a popular dining and event space located on the Branford River waterfront, with regular live entertainment and picturesque sunset views. For more information, visit

About Save the Sound

Save the Sound leads environmental actions in the Long Island Sound region. The non-profit organization, based in New Haven, CT, and Larchmont, NY, fights climate change, saves threatened lands, protects the Sound and its rivers, and works with nature to restore ecosystems. For more than four decades, Save the Sound has ensured that people and wildlife can enjoy the healthy, clean and thriving environment they deserve, today and for generations to come. For more information, visit


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