Jolly Rodger Washes Ashore Saturday

We told you about the 2014 iteration of Jolly Rodger last month, with its addition of Blue Bottle coffee. So now it’s time to tell you about the Imperial Coffee Stout’s release day, this Saturday at noon at Drake’s Barrel House, along with that of the New Zealand-hopped Imperial White IPA companion, Abdominally Jolly. On […]

Fall Brews of All Kinds at Drake’s

Not ones to let the imaginary changing of a California season pass without some way to celebrate, the brewers have crafted several seasonal classics and Drake’s favorites to keep our fans’ glasses full as the Indian Summer breaks way to those slightly colder (and dear lord we hope rain-soaked) months of “fall” and “winter”.   Harvest […]

Jolly Rodger 2014 Is Coming with a Jolt from Blue Bottle Coffee

Drake’s and Blue Bottle Coffee are joining forces for Drake’s next seasonal Jolly Rodger 2014, an Imperial Coffee Stout due to release November 1. As our fans know, each November, we craft a new beer for our longest running seasonal brew Jolly Rodger, and this year the brewers found inspiration from the other bold beverage […]

Drake’s October Newsletter

October First Friday   Time again for First Friday kids… that long-standing tradition that’s part beer fest, part block party, and part best school fundraiser ever, nestled comfortably between a loading dock and another loading dock.  Hey, we’re more gritty than pretty- you knew that.   This month’s event will be this Friday, 10/3 from 4pm […]