Stone Brewing Co.

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2014

    Beer of the Week: Prairie Artisan Ales/Evil Twin Brewing's Bible Belt

    The "collaboration beer" has come a long way over the last decade. One early example that put the concept on the map was "Collaboration not Litigation," a brew created in tandem by Russian River Brewing and Avery Brewing when they discovered that they both made a beer called "Salvation." Rather than ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2013

    Beer of the Week: Stone Farking Wheaton wOOtstout

    Typically, when a brewery releases a "collaboration beer", you can expect that they've collaborated with another brewery. Stone Brewing, one of the first to regularly brew collaborative projects, isn't content conforming to pre-conceived notions. Heck, they don't conform to much of anything. Many re ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 26, 2013
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    May 8, 2013

    Where To Celebrate Session Beer Month in the Bay Area

    Don't get us wrong, we love big, bold, "extreme" beers as much as the next beer geek. That being said, sometimes you just want to have a few beers with friends on a sunny afternoon without losing the ability to walk or speak English. For the last couple years, the pendulum has been swinging back in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2013

    Golden Road Brewing Soft-Launches in S.F.

    Golden Road Brewing is doing something right. In the blink of an eye the operation became LA's largest craft brewery, and the first in the area to put their brews in cans. The crew has colonized Los Angeles, garnering a reputation as the fastest growing craft brewery in the country. With SoCal on bo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    Beers of the Week: New Coffee Beers from Stone Brewing

    File Under: things that get you buzzed. Like many folks, you might be a slave to chemical rituals. Caffeine in the morning, and booze at night. In the name of efficiency, we recommend combining the two at every opportunity. If you mean business, and want two buzzes in one (no, they don't cancel each ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2013

    Beer of the Week: Stone Oak-Smoked Old Guardian

    If it ain't broke, don't fix it. That being said, it never hurts to shake things up a bit. With their "Odd Beers for Odd Years" series, Stone Brewing is making the best of both approaches. Every other year, the crew takes one of their classic brews and releases it alongside a new, souped up version. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2013

    SF Beer Week: Friday Event Roundup

    If you're anything like us, you're thinking "TGISFBWF!" Thank God it's SF Beer Week Friday! It's time to start planning your grand finale. If you haven't already, you'll need to feign illness and ditch out on work. Just say that your liver is acting up (it's about to be). For today's romp, we've sel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2012

    Monk's Kettle Turns Five and Throws a Party (Today!)

    We remember when Monk's Kettle was knee-high to a grasshopper. Five years into their run as one of SF's first beer-centric restaurants, and they've never been more on top of their game. In half a decade, the menu at Monk's has taken on a refined yet rustic personality, and the vintage beer list cont ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Anchor's Christmas Brew Has a Rich History

    It's time for Anchor Brewing's Christmas ale again, and if you haven't tried this year's recipe yet, what are you waiting for? The recipe of the ale has changed every year since the brewery started making it in 1975, and this year's brew is rich, spicy, reminiscent of pine needles (in a pleasant way ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2012

    Beer of the Week: Stone Vertical Epic 12.12.12.

    Among the phrases you've never heard uttered, you can probably add "it ages like a fine beer." Perhaps there's good reason for that -- the majority of brews are best consumed fresh. That being said, a large chunk of the craft beer being produced in our current beery renaissance can improve with nume ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Beer of the Week: Stone Brewing 'Enjoy by 12.21.12 IPA'

    If you're a Bay Area beer aficionado, chances are you've seen a bottle of our hoppy gold standard: Russian River Brewing's Pliny the Elder. Taking a close look at the label, you may have noticed a number of prohibitions against aging the beer: "Age your cheese, not your Pliny!", "Pliny is for savori ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    SF Beer Week: Singles Edition

    You already celebrated Valentine's Day early, and now you're feeling jaded. Take one last shot at finding your soulmate at this aphrodisiac-fueled event: Oyster Extravaganza, Valentine Edition Where: Magnolia Pub, 1398 Haight St. (at Masonic), (415) 864-PINT When: Tuesday, February 14th, 11am Cost ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2011

    Drink to the Giants' Return with These Opening Day Brews

    Moylan's Giants tribute beer, a black ale flavored with orange zest.​Peanuts and Cracker Jacks are just swell, but if you're like SFoodie, you'd rather celebrate your Giants pride with a festive beverage. As of today, the torture is over! In honor of our reigning champs' home opener, Public Ho ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 9, 2011
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    August 17, 2010

    Public House Kicks Off Monthly Beer Dinners Tonight (First 30 Guests Only)

    earl g./YelpThe three-course pairings are slated for the third Tuesday of every month.​Maybe you go to Public House for a pre-game beer. Maybe you go to Public House because at least their jalapeƱo poppers are better than the inside-the-ballpark heat-lamp fries that can't be saved by a mound ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    California Craft Brewers Represent at the Fancy Food Show

    B. YaegerFirestone-Walker Brewing's Brandon Borgel, part of the California brewski cointingent.​For three days (Jan. 17-19), Moscone Center is so full of munchies, it's like a stoner's wet dream. The National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT) is in the midst of producing the 35t ... More >>

  • News

    August 30, 2000

    Scene Not Heard

    Could there be a silver lining to the mass eviction of musicians from Downtown Rehearsal?

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