Beer Brewing Class - Barebottle Brewing Company

Beer Brewing Class - Barebottle Brewing Company

Learning to brew beer is among the most important survival skills one can acquire! Join us for a 1.5 hour class at Barebottle Brewing Company where you're learn how to make high quality beer at home, and have some fun along the way. The class is taught by Michael Seitz and Lester Koga, both competition-winning homebrewers, Certified Beer Judges, and Co-Founders of Barebottle Brewing Company.

Class Overview

The class includes: 1) an overview of the brewing process & a hands-on demonstration of homebrewing 2) a brief history of brewing & classical styles, 3) beer tastings, 4) a behind-the-scenes tour.

General Info

- Reminders: Barebottle is a working brewery, so attendees are encouraged to wear close toed shoes with some grip on the soles, and to dress warmly as the tour includes visiting cold storage.

- Attendees: To taste the beers, attendees must be 21, but attendees under 21 are welcome to attend the instruction and tour.

- Food: food trucks are available on site, and food can be purchased separately if desired.

Location/Parking

- Barebottle is located at 1525 Cortland Ave San Francisco, CA 94110. It is a big blue warehouse near the 101 freeway.
- There is generally good street parking along Cortland avenue, and if it is crowded, there is street parking near the Lowe's at the intersection of Bayshore & Cortland Ave.

Introducing The Tuesday Night Barebottle Cornhole League!

Embrace the spirit of competition with a cold beer at your side - Tuesday nights at Barebottle! On Tuesday December 13th compete to win beers and gear in the inaugural Barebottle cornhole tournament, then starting on January 17th, join the month-long Barebottle Cornhole League (BBCHL). We’ll be clearing out the taproom and hosting the games right at the bar, so come on out and lay your claim to fame!

Details:

 

  1. Sign-Up Info

    1. Email tom@barebottle.com to sign-up, or inquire with a Barebottle bartender next time you’re in the taproom.

    2. Entry Fees:

      1. Tournament: Free of Charge

      2. Weekly League: $10-15 per person (includes exclusive BBCHL T-Shirt)

    3. Team Size:

      1. 2-3 players (1 alternate)

  2. Details

    1. Tournament

      1. Date and Time: December 13th, 7-10 PM

      2. Team Limit: 8

      3. Match Format: Best of 3, first to 21.

      4. Double Elimination Tournament with random seeding.

    2. Barebottle Brewery Cornhole League (BBCHL)

      1. Regular Season League Dates: Jan 17th, 24th, and 31st

      2. League Tournament Date: January 31st

      3. Time: 7-10 PM

      4. Each team guaranteed a minimum of 2 matches every single week

  3. Prizes

    1. Tournament:

      1. 1st place:  64 Oz Glass Growlers

      2. 2nd place: Barebottle T-Shirts

      3. 3rd place: Free tasting flights

    2. BBCHL:

      1. All participants receive exclusive BBCHL T-shirts!

      2. 1st place: 64 Oz Stainless Steel “BARE” Growlers

      3. 2nd place: Barebottle Hoodies

      4. 3rd place: 32 Oz glass growlers

Announcing the Junipero Belgian Homebrew Contest!

Named in honor of SF's first 'monk', Junipero Serra, we're asking brewers to use two ingredients: Juniper berries + Giga Yeast's GY014 Scourmont Abbey strain. Our last competition, the Muir Woods IPA, had 26 entries and 1,000 physical votes in the tap room.

 

Here are the details: 

  • Must use GY014 - available at Ferment Drink Repeat homebrew store (2636 San Bruno Ave, SF)
  • Must use Juniper berries - any amount at any step in the brewing process
    • Juniper berries are available at the Barebottle Tap Room
  • Entries are due at Barebottle by Saturday, Dec 17
    • Please provide 3, 12oz bottles with your name and contact information attached to each
  • The Top 3 point scorers will brew their recipe on our production system and will be available at the Barebottle Tap Room to let the public vote on which is best
    • The winner will become the official Junipero Belgian beer and will be distributed throughout the Bay Area
  • Please email any questions to: lester@barebottle.com