Join Drake's Brewing kick off to the 10 Day Coma with fresh IPAs from the San Leandro brewery! Not only will we be pouring Aroma Coma but Aroma Prieta, Aroma Therapy, and Aroma Session as well. Can you smell it?
Join us for the party of the Summer! We celebrate Three Years with an awesome taplist of some of our favorite breweries! Tap list includes: Cellarmaker, Russian River, The Rare Barrel, Cooperage, Altamont, Fieldwork, Henhouse, Crooked Stave, Evil Twin, Heretic, Cascade, Allagash, Bagby, and more!
For the second year in a row we are bringing San Francisco to Concord! All of our taps will be taken over by beers that were made in San Francisco and many breweries will be here to talk about their beer and the guild's involvement in the local craft beer scene. Breweries featured include: 21st Amendment, Magnolia, Laughing Monk, Cellarmaker, Ferment.Drink.Repeat, Headlands, Fort Point, Almanac, Harmonic, Standard Deviation, and Bare Bottle.
Join us across the street in Todos Santos Park for a Yoga Session led by Felicia Viera! Included in your ticket afterwards will be a glass of Ballast Point beer. Tickets are $15 and are available at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2942824 Featured beers: Unfiltered Sculpin, Grunion Pale Ale, and Sea Rose.
Local homebrewer gone professional Craig Danielson joins us at The Hop Grenade with six of his great beers! Join us! Tap List TBD
It is time for the annual Sierra Nevada Beer Camp. This year they crossed valleys, mountains, and oceans to collaborate with TWELVE different breweries from around the globe. We will be having all twelve beers on tap at once as well as other Sierra Nevada brews!
Collaboration breweries include: Avery, Boneyard, Tree House, Mikkeller, Saint Arnold, Surly, The Bruery, Ayinger, Garage Project, Duvel, Fuller's, Kiuchi.
Bare Bottle Brewing Co. will be in the house! Come down and check out San Francisco's newest brewery. Tap list TBA
Magnolia Brewing Co. crosses the Bay Bridge and brings their award winning English-style beers with them! Come hang out on Saturday with the brewers, drink some awesome beers, and enjoy the warm weather!
The Hop Grenade is very excited to have Revision Brewing Co. from Parks, NV in house! Jeremy, formally of Knee Deep, will be bringing in fresh, hoppy creations! These IPAs, DIPAs, and more are all ready to rip your tastebuds off with their dank, resinous flavor!
Eel River Brewing Co. will be live in studio and on tap at The Hop Grenade. Stop by and grab a fresh Earth Thirst DIPA along with some other tasty beers. Hope to see you here! We will be pouring these delicious offerings:
Acai Berry Wheat, Porter, Pale ale, Single Origin Mocha Stout on Nitro, Twenty-One (Bourbon Barrel aged Anniversary ale, IPA, and Earth Thirst DIPA!!!
Join us for a great evening with Morgan Territory Brewing! Head Brewer Kyle Manigold will be in The Hop Grenade with an amazing line up of beers: very fresh, and very local!
Tap List will include:
Barrel-Aged Marauder Scotch Ale,
Mad Badger Pale Ale,
Grinding Stone Oatmeal Stout, and more!
The time has come for the annual Brewing Network Spring Brews Festival. Before the festival we will be hosting a VIP hour for a limited number of people featuring incredible beers and unlimited snacks from Whole Foods Market! Come pair rare and unique beers with cheese, charcuterie, and salads! Tickets are on sale at The Hop Grenade for $35. This ticket consists of six 4oz pours from our taps, unlimited sampling of food from Whole Foods Market, and a VIP access to get into the festival without waiting in line. (This ticket does not include entrance to the festival, that can be purchased separately or bundled together with the VIP hour.) Tap List will include: Russian River, The Rare Barrel, Alvarado St, Allagash, Bruery, Firestone, Altamont, Fieldwork, and many more!
We are excited to welcome one of Contra Costa's newest breweries to The Hop Grenade. Danville Brewing Co. produces some fresh and tasty brews locally. Come down and try a few of what they have to offer!
The folks from Sixpoint Brewing are coming all the way from Brooklyn, NY to The Hop Grenade! the brought along some awesome beer! Tap list includes: Bengali Tiger IPA, C.R.E.A.M. Coffee Blonde, and Orange Alligator Berliner Weisse.
Come down this Friday and enjoy the special offerings that Triple Voodoo Brewing Co. will have in house for us all to try. Tap list TBD
We wrap up SF Beer Week with the release of HenHouse Brewing's double IPA, Big Chicken! This once a year beer is a hop explosion that goes down smooth. We will be tapping the Big Chicken that we know and love as well as three single hop versions as well.
Phantom Carriage Brewing will be hauling a cart load of great beer up from Carson, California. Known for their barrel aged sours, and wild fermentation they will showcase these along with delicious IPAs and other awesome brews. Tap list includes:
Cushing Single Expression, Tahitian Vanilla Calamityville, Straight Outta Carson, Peaches & Cream BA Broadacres, Tart Cherry Broadacres, Centennial Muis, Cell 14-D, and The Eldest Oak.
The Brewing Network invites Beachwood Brewing's Brewmaster Julian Shargo to join them on The Session. Julian never travels light and will be bringing a huge lineup of his SoCal classics. Be here for this one! Tap List: TBD
Two terrific breweries have collaborated on a great double IPA, and we will be tapping it to usher in San Francisco Beer Week! Local California favorite El Segundo and Washington newcomer Grains of Wrath are in the house, and if that is not enough to entice you, Fat Head's PDX is making an appearance and bringing with them some of their award-winning brews too.
2x4 Day is the celebration of 2x4, 2x4 Man and drinking the best IPAs! Melvin Brewing has hand picked The Hop Grenade along with some of the best bars around the globe to help celebrate this monumental day. We will be tapping SEVEN Melvin Brewing beers along with Hip Hop music, Kung-Fu movies, and guarenteed fun!
We will be offering some tasty brews provided by Jester King Brewery. Please make sure to mark your calendars. Taplist includes: Biere de Miel, Fantome del Rey, and Das Wunderkind. There will be a variety of Jester King bottles available as well including: Petite Prince, El Cedro, Figlet, Commercial Suicide, Snorkel, and more!
We will be featuring beers from the following breweries:
Eagle Rock, Ol' Republic, Social Kitchen, Craftsman, Gowan Cider, and more
We will be debuting Founders' Azacca IPA at this event. Named after the Haitian God of agriculture, The Azacca hop has an intense tropical aroma with hints of citrus and mango. There will be plenty of other beers from Founders, stay tuned...
It is time for our Third annual Beer Geek's New Year party! We will be bringing out the year's best breweries and be ringing in the New Year in style! Taplist includes: The Rare Barrel, Cascade, Russian River, Founders, De Garde, Perennial, Sierra Nevada, Abnormal, Societe, and more!
December 18th marks the return of Ballast Point’s annual Victory at Sea Day. What began as a local event in our tasting rooms featuring several varieties of our Coffee Vanilla Imperial Porter has become a day to celebrate everywhere with our original, coconut, or peppermint Victory at Sea varieties coming soon nationwide. We will be featuring four different variations of Ballast Point's Imperial Porter Victory at Sea. These will include: Peanut butter, Coconut, Peppermint, and a Nitro version.
Two of San Diego's finest breweries have joined forces to brew an IPA that is not to be missed! Pizza Port Brewing and Mother Earth Brewing will be bringing up their Boo Kook IPA for a special release event! We will be tapping the collaboration as well as having Pizza Port Kook and Mother Earth Boo Koo!
Only a few days after the anniversary of the 21st Amendment, join us in welcoming the great 21st Amendment Brewery to The Hop Grenade! Owner and Brewmaster Shaun O'Sullivan will be in house as well as other members of the great 21A staff! Tap List includes: Monk's Blood, Brew Free or Die, Fireside Chat, El Camino (Un)real, Golden Sunshine, and more!!
Come down this Friday to try Drake's 2016 version of Jolly Rodger, described as a transatlantic winter warmer weighing in at 10%! We will also be pouring last years Jolly Rodger imperial coffee porter that they aged in High West Rye whiskey barrels. Don't hesitate, be here by 5pm!
One of the up and coming California Breweries, Alvarado Street, come to The Hop Grenade! From making dank IPAs and puckering kettle sours, this brewery has it all! The Monterey heads up the coast for another THG Craft Series! Come sample lots of their brews alongside their crew. Tap List:
- Mai Tai PA
- First City IPA
- Tayberry Gose
- Fruit Cocktail Gose
- Vengeful Barbarian
- 38 Miles (collab with Sante Adairius)
- Blackbeard's Delight Robust Porter
- Island Dave Wet hopped lager
Redding's own Wildcard Brewing Company will be bringing down delicious beers for a special event! Don't miss this chance to talk with the brewers about their wide array of beers!
Tap list: Incognito - white stout w/ coffee and cocoa on NITRO; Peppy Piper - barrel-aged scotch ale; 4th Anniversary ale- barrel-aged oatmeal porter; Shot in the Dark - oatmeal porter; North State - IPA; 530 Hometown ale - hybrid ale; Redding DIPA!
Come down and enjoy a Friday night with Lagunitas Brewing Company! We will be pouring some classics along with some rarities. Featuring: Pils, Little Sumpin' Sumpin', Daytime w/blood orange and grapefruit zest, Dark Swan sour, Willet Barrel Aged Imperial Stout, Farmhouse sour
Come down and grab a first taste of Campfire Stout, this time aged in barrels! This GABF Gold Medal Winner has been aged in Bourbon barrels to bring out even more chocolaty, delicious notes. Try the new version next to OG Campfire Stout and Nitro Campfire Stout. Brewer/Owner Steve Altimari and crew will be will be on hand to talk about the process, so don't miss your chance to talk to these creative craft beer badass's.