Thanksgiving is coming!

Thanksgiving is just around the corner!   Which means it’s time to eat and eat and drink and eat and drink and drink and then eat some more (at least that’s how my Thanksgivings are…) Beer is a great drink to pair with Thanksgiving dishes. And, not only pair, but cook with. However, you don’t […]

The Great Debate and what Drake’s did About It

While the weather isn’t acting like it’s Fall yet (at least not in the Bay Area), Drake’s started to brew up a great Fall beer- the first batch of a very special IPA. Some of you may have heard of a “Cascadian Dark Ale.” You may have also heard of a “Black IPA” or an […]

Thank the Beer gods it’s Friday!

Hello fellow beer-lovers! I want to fill you in on some Drake’s happenings. We had several Jolly Rodger release parties this week at beer bars throughout the East Bay. In addition to two draft release parties on Monday and Tuesday, beer revolutionaries gathered together for the release of Jolly in bombers at a beer bar […]

The New Drake’s Blog

Greetings! For those of you loyal Drake’s blog subscribers, and those of you newcomers, I have something exciting to share with you… …I’m changing up the style of this here blog. I’m going to be including a lot more about what’s going on at the brewery, with the people who work at the brewery, with […]


The next Drake’s Friday will be held November 5th, from 4pm to 8 pm. For more information go to our Fridays Page at