The Next Revolution
July 11, 2016
The next revolution has arrived, pushing a new experimental hop to the forefront while marking the second release in Firestone Walker Brewing Company’s Luponic Distortion revolving hop series.
Recasting A Classic: Nitro DBA
June 16, 2016
A Firestone Walker classic is set to be recast in its 20th anniversary year as DBA gets nitro treatment for the first time ever, resulting in a fresh twist on a longtime flagship.
INTRODUCING “STiVO,” A CRAFT PILSNER LOVECHILD
May 25, 2016
After a lengthy courtship, Russian River Brewing Company and Firestone Walker Brewing Company announced today the imminent arrival of STiVO—an immaculately conceived mashup of their respective craft pilsners, STS and Pivo.
Firestone Walker Launches "Propagator" in Venice
April 4, 2016
After three years of anticipation, Firestone Walker Brewing Company’s new Propagator campus in Venice, California will open its doors in April, with limited daily evening hours starting on April 7 before expanding into daily lunch service in May.
LET THERE BE HOPS: LUPONIC DISTORTION TO BREAK THE RULES WITH EACH NEW RELEASE
February 18, 2016
You could say that Brewmaster Matt Brynildson has been waiting his entire career for a mandate like this: to riff freely in the brewhouse without formal recipe or restraint while plundering the many marvels of the hop revolution.
BLACK MAGIC: Velvet Merlin Transformed into Nitro Merlin Milk Stout
January 6, 2016
With a new ingredient and a bit of wizardry, Firestone Walker’s Velvet Merlin oatmeal stout has been transformed into a mindblowing mouthful known as Nitro Merlin Milk Stout, to be released starting on January 6, 2016.
Firestone Walker Announced Planned Brewhouse Expansion in Paso Robles
November 2, 2015
Firestone Walker Brewing Company today announced the planned expansion of its brewhouse in Paso Robles, which will deepen the brewery’s roots on California’s Central Coast as it heads into its 20th anniversary year.
XIX Anniversary Ale: Brewmaster Throws Curveball to Winemakers
October 19, 2015
An annual rite came with a twist this year when local winemakers once again joined Firestone Walker’s brewing team for the blending of the next Anniversary Ale—only to discover that hoppy component beers had been taken off the table.
Jeffers Drops Acid...Knowledge
October 5, 2015
Get ready to embark on a mindbending journey into the world of wild beers as Jeffers drops acid…Acid knowledge, that is.
Quadruple: Firestone Walker Earns 4th GABF Title
September 28, 2015
Brewmaster Matt Brynildson and his brewing team at Firestone Walker Brewing Company continue to spin gold, earning their 4th Great American Beer Festival title in less than 10 years.
No Cover Up: Here Comes The 2015 Velvet Merkin
September 11, 2015
Paso Robles, CA: Firestone Walker Brewing Company’s Velvet Merkin barrel-aged oatmeal stout is set to return with its third bottled vintage—and this one promises to be the best yet.
Taking American Pilsner Back
July 29, 2015
What a difference a few years make…When Firestone Walker Brewing Company launched its Pivo hoppy pilsner in 2013, the market for domestic craft pilsner was uncertain and largely uncharted. Now, two short years later, Pivo is blowing up and domestic pilsner appears on the verge of a renaissance.