Category Archives: Events

Piggin’ out at Sau & Brau 2015

SF Beer Week has been over for a week now, but I sense some of you are still recovering, so I don’t feel bad that I’m still recapping. It’s okay if you pour yourself a glass of water while we … Continue reading

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Save the date: FraggleFest 2014

Someday, I will write an epic post about Fraggle and file it under “Beer history.” For now I file it under “it’s complicated” and “too soon.” But I would like to tell you about an event that he bloody well … Continue reading

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Free beer review: Ninkasi at Corners

I’m rocking the suburbs, just like Ninkasi Brewing did… For today’s edition of the Free Beer Review, let’s talk beer dinners. If you’re the type of drinker who goes to beer dinners in the Bay Area, you’d probably say that … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week (the little I saw of it)

That’s it. Stick a fork in SF Beer Week. I had some good times and some good beers, and I also worked harder than I have in a long time to serve up beery delights to the masses. I didn’t … Continue reading

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It’s SF Beer Week! Hooray/oh shit!

How do we love thee, beer week? Let me count the ways. Or let the organizers count the events, anyway. (Last I heard: 600). Seems like a lot of people are excited, but also worrying about the effect on their … Continue reading

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Community gardens + beer = Hops N’ Harvest

I don’t write about events much anymore, but this one’s a little different. Hops N’ Harvest is happening Saturday afternoon at…no, not a beer bar or brewery parking lot or cool restaurant…at the People’s Victory Garden in Oakland. This fundraiser … Continue reading

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Drink beers and fight ALS on June 21

Of all the current trends in beer, using the power of tasty beverages to raise money for charity may be the one that’s hardest to tire of no matter how often it’s done. This Friday, you should get your butt … Continue reading

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