SOURCE: Black Art Beverage, Inc.

Black Art Beverage, Inc.

September 16, 2009 06:00 ET

Black Art Beer Further Expands Distribution

Black Art to Add New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Iowa, and Louisiana Sales Channels

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - September 16, 2009) - Black Art Beverage, Inc. ("Black Art") (PINKSHEETS: BLVI) is pleased to announce Black Art beer will be distributed in New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Iowa, and Louisiana. The company is coordinating to fill orders as quickly as possible. Marketing and media campaigns are being tailored for those markets jointly with those distribution channels and will support the Black Art brand in the form of seasonal Oktoberfest celebrations, charity events, music festivals, and promotional activities for professional sporting events.

Ras Moses, President of Black Art Importers, stated, "We have seen a significant increase in Black Art Beer sales and have realized over 300% growth within our current distribution footprint. Expanding into these States and the key beer markets of Chicago, Philadelphia, New York City, and New Orleans will provide Black Art another milestone of success and will allow us to continue to focus on our objectives and cultivate our business accordingly. Additionally, we will be updating our website for the general public so that they may find where Black Art beer is available for purchase."

About Black Art Beer

Black Art Beer is produced in Germany and exported to the United States exclusively through Black Art Importers. Black Art's current products include the flagship Black Art beer, a dark premium pilsner, and Black Art Gold, a smooth and light pilsner. Other styles and draft keg beer is forthcoming. For more information, please visit: www.blackartbeer.com.

About Black Art Beer Importers, Inc.

Black Art Importers is a Florida corporation engaged in the business of distributing the Black Art brand. Black Art Beer Importers, Inc. is a wholly owned operating company of Black Art Beverage, Inc.

About Braustolz Brauerie AG.

Black Art pilsner beers are brewed and bottled by Braustolz GmbH in Germany. Braustolz has been in operation since 1868, brewing beer according to the German Purity Laws of 1516, which results in superior quality. Braustolz is a wholly owned subsidiary of a Brewery Group headed by Kulmbacher Brewery all based in Germany.

Forward-Looking Statements

Statements made in this press release that are not historical facts constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements rely on a number of assumptions concerning future events, many of which are outside of the Company's control, and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from opinions and expectations. All information in this release is as of the date hereof. The Company undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statement to conform the statement to actual results or changes in the Company's expectations.

For further information regarding Black Art's business, please refer to the "Information and Disclosure Statement" available on www.pinksheets.com. Additional information about Black Art is available on the World Wide Web at www.blackartbeer.com.

Contact Information

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