Cask and Queso, Triple Fermented -- Fermentation lovers unite! Cowgirl Creamery, ThirstyBear team up to present cask-conditioned ales, artisan cheeses and breads on one table! Tickets Here
Unlimited tastings of 17 cask conditioned ales from 16 SF Bay Area brewers plus a ThirstyBear logo-ed souvenir glass. Most all of these cask ales are specially released for this event only. All beers are paired with artisan cheeses curated by Cowgirl Creamery. The SF Baking Institute bakes specialty breads -- including its amazingly delicious brewer's grain bread made from our very own post-mash organic grains!
This year's breweries beers & cheeses will be up in the next couple of days.
These are last year's pairings:
MONTGOMERY'S CHEDDAR, Cow, Jamie Montgomery, North Cadbury, Somerset, England, ThirstyBear Organic Brewery, Bull Dog IPA
READING RACLETTE, Cow, Jeremy Stephenson, Reading, VT, ThirstyBear Organic Brewery, Aged Barley Wine
SCHLOSS, Cow, Alex Borgo, Petaluma, CA, 21st Amendment, Funky Poomedina
AMUSE BRABANDER GOUDA, Goat, Selected and Aged by Fromagerie L'Amuse, Bette Koster, Brabant, Holland, Speakeasy, Milk-stout with Orange Peel
MT TAM, Cow, Eric Paterson, Petaluma, CA, Magnolia Brewing, Sara’s Ruby Mild
SAN ANDREAS, Sheep, Liam Calahan, Valley Ford, CA, Freewheel, Scottish Ale
WILDE WEIDE, Cow, Jan & Roos van Schie Zwanburger, Polder, Neatherlands, Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, dry hopped with Cascade
L'AMUSE, Cow, Cooperative & selected and Aged by Bette Koster, Beemster, Holland, Beach Chalet, Alt Bier
COOLEA, Cow, Dickie Willems, County Cork, Ireland, Anchor Brewing, Blood Orange Kettle Sour
RED HAWK, Cow, Julia Lowery, Pt Reyes Station, CA, Drakes, Hopocalypse
PANTALEO, Goat, Laterie Sociale Santadid, Santadid Sardinia, Itaty, Marin Brewing, Three Flowers Rye IPA
LANDAFF, Cow, Doug & Deb Erb Landaff, New Hampshire, Cleophus Quealy, Blood Orange Saison
COLSTON BASSET STILTON, Cow, Billy Kevan, Colston Basset, Nottinghamshire, England, Hermitage, Maltopia Scotch Ale, dry hopped with Citra
GRAYSON, Cow, Helen Feete, Galax, VA, Cellar Maker, Hop Slangin’ IPA
CHIRIBOGA, Cow, Auturo Cheriboga, Bad Oberdorf, Germany, Faction Brewing, A-Town Pale dry hopped with Cirtra
MIXED DRUM, Goat/Cow, Michael East, Cheshire, VT, Social Kitchen, Mr. Kite English style Pale Ale
CHALLERHOCKER, Cow, Walter Raas, Tufertschiwil, Switzerland, Triple Voodoo, Rye IPA
This is one of the premiere SF Beer Week events! It sells out every year, so get your tickets now. $50 for unlimited beer, cheese and bread tastings plus take home a ThirstyBear logo-ed glass.
Tickets on Sale now! Here