In the footsteps of capitals graduates Craig Laughlin And the Alan MayAnd the Agate Hathaway He released his own beer on Monday. The fourth line winger got support from a range of current and past matches during the launch event.
Earlier in the year, Hathaway partnered with Other half fermentation To create Fuzzy Hath. The sales benefit first responders to the DMV – an issue close and dear to Hathaway’s heart.
“My wife Lindsey and I started out as heroes of Hath when we got to D.C.” Hathaway He told Mike Fogel of the capitals. “The Caps have been great at helping players do outreach to the community, helping us use our platform to support the community and give as much as we can give. And something that was up close and personal to me was the first responders.
“My great-grandfather—who was named Garnet, for which he was named—was a firefighter in Winnipeg. I have great uncles and great-uncles who live there now and they were firefighters. I grew up hearing stories—and they had a bit of technology at the time—about courage, really How was the lifestyle, and how was it for his family too, just the day to day life to her. I grew up hearing stories about it. When we arrived in Washington, D.C., we had the opportunity to set up a charity to help give back. So the ability to support first responders was Really what we wanted to focus on.”
beer launch party, Have a beer with Hatta, held Monday night at Other Half Brewing’s DC from 7-9 p.m. The event was open to the public and free to attend. Capitals fans who braved the cold, rainy weather were generously rewarded with good beer and many surprise appearances.
“It was the best IPA I’ve ever tried,” said Alex Garner, a Capitals fan.
Matt Pennebaker described the beer as “a misty IPA on the top shelf. Citrus forward and not a lot of bitterness from the hops.”
Current Capitals players Nick Dodd and Karl Hagelin – fourth streak last year – plus Trevor van Rimsdijk, Conor Sherry, Charlie Lindgren and Matt Irwin have all come out to support Hathaway.
“It was a great time being able to chat with members of the Caps community including gamers,” said Capitals cheerleader Katina Krasnik. “I enjoyed trying to get Dowd and Hathaway to restart a podcast between the Two Blue Lines.”
Stanley Cup Champion Braden Holtby He also appeared in public for the second time at a metropolitan event in a month After being harassed by Hathaway on Twitter. Holtby has returned to the metropolitan area over the past year.
Have you ever wanted to have a beer with Braden Holtby? Tonight could be tonight! See you all soon at Other Half Brewing.
Also, a parking garage off Okie Street is probably your best bet.
– Garnet Hathaway October 3, 2022
Holtby, once again, spent time with ex-Capital and close friend Carl El-Zenner at the launch party.
The legendary NBC Sports Washington broadcast team of Joe Beninati and Craig Laughlin joined in the festivities as well as Courtney Laughlin and the team’s radio voice, John Walton.
Capitals players and alumni signed autographs and posed for photos with fans. This event raised thousands of dollars for the Hathaway Charity via a live raffle and auction hosted by Joe B.
“The event was so much fun, surprisingly simple and friendly,” said Matt Pennebaker, a Capitals fan. “The amount of support from current and former players has been impressive.”
Available items included several Hathaway shirts signed by everyone who was there; John Carlson’s Game Gloves; Alex Ovechkin, TJ O’Shea, and Garnet Hathaway Sticks used in games; The capitals of bobbleheads.
The remaining cans Available on the Other Half Brewing website. Four packs for $18.
“There is a finite amount, and once it’s gone,” it vanishes, Hathaway said.