Buffalo Beer Buzz: 42 North Puts the Nitro in Asylum For New Can Release

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Written by Brian Campbell

Published on February 8, 2017

42 North Brewing

Photo courtesy of 42 North Brewing

42 North Brewing will unleash a limited batch of Nitro Asylum Porter (6.8% ABV), which was produced by adding a drop of liquid nitrogen during the canning process, in 4-packs of 16oz cans on Wednesday, Feb. 8th in the taproom for $12.99. “After purchasing, please pour vigorously into the proper pub glass to ensure adequate nitro cascading!” the brewery proclaims.

“There are only a few cases of these, so we expect them to sell rather quickly.” The beer will be released just in time for the first annual Brewski on Feb. 18 (12-3pm) at Knox State Park, a two-mile cross country ski while drinking 42 North beers. Immediately following, the brewery will unveil their Five Cows Farm Maple Porter. To pre-register, log onto to

Written by <a href="" target="_self">Brian Campbell</a>

Written by Brian Campbell

Brian Campbell is co-founder and Brand Manager of the Buffalo Beer League, and writes the weekly Buffalo Beer Buzz column. If you have beer news that should be included in the Beer Buzz, Brian can be reached at, on Twitter (@buffbeerleague), Instagram (@buffalobeerleague), and Facebook (@thebuffalobeerleague).
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