Drake’s SFBW 2014 Schedule

We’re gonna be all over the Bay Area for Beer Week, so much so it’ll no doubt make our head spin. Well, that and all the Hopocalypse.  Here’s our list of events we’ll be representing at… feel free to bend our ears, ask us questions, or hell, just drink our beer. Friday, February 7 Opening […]

Sleeping off SFBW 2013

Holy hell, you guys. Somehow, every year, SF Beer Week outdoes itself as compared to the previous year.  With ten days and about twice as many events, it’s almost terrifying to think what kind of shenanigans we’ll get up to/survive/endure next year.  But rather than thinking about next year (all we want to think about at the […]

Drake’s Joins Strong Beer Month

Just in case SF Beer Week isn’t enough for you, our friends at 21st Amendment and Magnolia have declared every February for the past decade plus to be Strong Beer Month.  Not ones to miss a party, we sent lead brewer Alexandra Nowell westward to 2nd & De Boom to collaborate with 21A’s Shaun O’Sullivan […]

Stone Brewing and Drake’s Make a Beer

The bastards in the brewhouse are a little extra arrogant today. Stone Brewing’s Mitch Steele, Dave Hopwood, and Zippo Parzick are on the brewdeck with our own Alexandra Nowell to collaborate on a session ale for Celebrator Beer News’ 25th Anniversary. This beer will be featured at the closing event of SF Beer Week, so […]

Hopocalypse Release 2013

It’s in the tanks. It’s preparing for the onslaught of thirsty beer hoards. It will be ready. Will you? Drake’s Hopocalypse DIPA and Hopocalypse Black Label Triple IPA will be returning on Saturday, February 2nd at Drake’s Barrel House. Doors will open to the Barrel House at 10am. Hopocalypse DIPA (9.3% ABV, 100+ IBUs) will […]

SF Beer Week 2012- Twas Epic- Our Highlights

This year’s Beer Week was by all accounts the most phenomenal showing by breweries and attendees across the Bay Area in the week-long event’s history (we would know, we were there). With something along the lines of 300 events throughout the tumultuous ten days, Bay Area beer lovers smelled, sipped, paired, guzzled and enjoyed craft […]

SF Beer Week- Drake’s Events- Sau & Brau

As many of your are aware, San Francisco Beer Week is fast approaching. That means events galore around the Bay Area. Drake’s has planned a special event for all of you Drake’s-fans: Sau & Brau Pig Roast & Barrel-Aged Beer Tasting Join us at Drake’s Brewing Company on February 16, from 6-9pm for tasty bites […]

Soooo much beeeer… but who’s complaining?

With the holidays over, it’s time to get going on the new year, and with the new year, comes many “resolutions.” To keep things simple, but also go big, Drake’s has but one resolution: BREW A LOT OF BEER! More precisely, brew more beer than last year, our best year yet, thus helping you drink […]