April 29, 2019 – The Harvard Club of Boston has partnered with Castle Island Brewing Company to produce 1908, a lager exclusively available at the Harvard Club. The brew was officially introduced at a launch event held at the Club on April 29.
This beer won a gold medal in the American Lager/Pilsner category at the 2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship and a silver medal in the American-style Lager category at the 2018 Great American Beer Festival. The naming of the brew, and the design of the label, was done by Harvard Club of Boston staff.
1908 lager will be available in both Clubhouses, in Veritas, ClubPub, and The Crimson and will be served at many member events.
About the Harvard Club of Boston
The Harvard Club of Boston is a private club established in 1908 to encourage the social, intellectual and athletic interests of our members, to promote the welfare of Harvard University, to assist students with financial aid, and to foster the Harvard Spirit in all Harvard men and women. The organization maintains two clubhouses: one in the Back Bay neighborhood in Boston, and one in the Financial District. Members of the Club have access to exclusive events, dining opportunities, and athletic facilities in the two locations. With approximately 5,000 members, the Harvard Club is one of the City’s premier private clubs and has been named a Platinum Club of America and a Platinum Club of the World.