Hawaii Welcomes Firestone Walker
November 30, 2016
The beers of Firestone Walker Brewing Company are ready to set sail from California’s Central Coast to the Aloha State with distribution across Hawaii scheduled to launch in January 2017 by Young’s Market Company.
FIRESTONE WALKER’S VENICE “PROPAGATOR” TO RELEASE FIRST IN-HOUSE BREW
November 22, 2016
After a few weeks of fine tuning, Firestone Walker Brewing Company’s new Propagator brewhouse in Venice, California is set to unveil its first creation—Generation 1, an unfiltered West Coast-style IPA.
NOW IN ROTATION: REVOLUTION NO. 004
November 7, 2016
Firestone Walker’s Luponic Distortion revolving hop series reaches firmly into the Southern Hemisphere with the release of Revolution No. 004 this month—a mind-bending mix of seven different hop varieties, led by a pair of experimental South African hops.
FIRESTONE WALKER FIRES UP “PROPAGATOR” BREWHOUSE IN VENICE
November 3, 2016
Beer is finally flowing through Firestone Walker Brewing Company’s Propagator brewhouse in Venice, California, and a familiar face is at the helm as brewer Ben Maushardt takes the reins of Firestone Walker’s R&D program.
FIRESTONE WALKER MARKS 20 YEARS WITH “XX” ANNIVERSARY ALE
October 27, 2016
Firestone Walker's latest anniversary ale is both a celebration and a culmination, marking the brewery's 20th anniversary on California’s Central Coast.
INTRODUCING THE FIRESTONE WALKER EXPEDITION
October 20, 2016
The ultimate working vacation may be coming to a beer geek near you with the upcoming launch of The Firestone Walker Expedition, an epic three-day brewing journey along the California coast, culminating with VIP access to the Firestone Walker Invitational Beer Fest on June 3, 2017.
A Farewell to Wookey?
October 14, 2016
Is it truly a farewell to Wookey Jack, Double Jack and Opal as Firestone Walker Brewing Company steels itself to stop brewing these beloved beers? The answer is complicated, but yes, Firestone Walker’s Proprietor’s Reserve line is winding down...
The Return of Velvet Merlin
October 10, 2016
With All Hallows’ Eve on the near horizon, it is time once again for a little black magic from Firestone Walker Brewing Company as the brewery’s seasonal Velvet Merlin oatmeal stout is set to make its annual return starting in mid October.
The Third Revolution
August 24, 2016
Firestone Walker’s Luponic Distortion revolving hop series hits its stride this month with the release of Revolution No. 003, marking the beer’s third release since its inaugural entry last spring.
A FALL CLASSIC RETURNS
August 17, 2016
After a one-year hiatus, Firestone Walker Brewing Company’s seasonal Oaktoberfest makes its packaged return this month in a dashing new 16-ounce can format.
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.