Greg Koch

Drink ‘em all: Stone Brewing rocks a new collaboration with Metallica

Drink ‘em all: Stone Brewing rocks a new collaboration with Metallica

Like beer, thrash metal can be an acquired taste. But when two giants of each genre combine forces and turn things up to 11, the end result tends to be a headbanging collaboration worth trying.

That’s the goal of Stone Brewing’s latest band-fused beer release with legendary power metal group Metallica. (Technically the brewery group is Arrogant Consortia, formerly known as Arrogant Brewing and a sub-brand of Stone, but let’s keep things simple.)

Enter Night Pilsner is a 5.7% ABV pilsner, a historical northern German style that Stone describes “as if it was...

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