Homebrew Heroes

Homebrew Heroes

Well, If you're reading this, you probably already know that Taplands has teamed up with Sierra Nevada Brewing Company to host a Hombrew Competition. For those who don't:

May 19, 2018 @ 2:00pm  - Taplands is joining Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. in celebrating the legacy of the legendary Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, first brewed by pioneering homebrewer Ken Grossman. We Challenge YOU- the hearty homebrewer, to create our NEXT favorite Pale Ale.

All participants are asked to follow the BJCP guidelines for Pale Ale on page 33 of the guidelines found at https://www.bjcp.org/docs/2015_Guidelines_Beer.pdf

First Place Winner will have the opportunity to brew their recipe with us to be poured at Taplands AND a VIP tour of the Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Brewery in Chico! Runner Up will receive the VIP tour too!

Beers should be delivered in Three (3) 22oz. bottles on May 19, 2017 between 11am- Noon and labeled as follows:

  • Entrants Name & phone number
  • Racking date
  • Adjunct or specialty ingredients used

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SF BeerWeek 2018

SF BeerWeek 2018

Let's kick off Beer Week 2018 with Breakfast! We'll be offering special foods to pair with a growing line-up of hearty breakfast & coffee beers in a variety of styles. It's always our most popular event of the year so don't miss it!

SV Beerweek 2017 events

Saturday, July 22, 2017- Wake & Break(fast) 10am - 1pm:    It’s back! Our second Beer Week kick off Breakfast! We’ll have the return of the often requested donut breakfast sandwich and breakfast burritos to pair with a growing line-up of hearty breakfast & coffee beers in a variety of styles. Check back for details! Let's kick off Beer Week with Breakfast!

Tuesday, July 25, 2017- Altamont Beer Works Tap Takeover 3pm - 10pm:    Come sample some amazing beers from our friends in Livermore. These guys make some of our favorite hoppy beers and promise to offer a few surprises. They’ll be swag for raffles and give-aways too!

Thursday July 27, 2017- Redwood Gold 4pm - 10pm:    We all know the Humboldt Green but this day we celebrate the golden nectar from the emerald triangle! Sample beers from our friends at Six Rivers, Eel River, Mad River and Lost Coast Breweries. Dank & sticky fun!

Saturday July 29, 2017- SV Local 10am - 12am:    Taplands Celebrates Local Beer: To close out beer week we will be pouring beer from our neighbors at Golden State Brewery, Hermitage, Santa Clara Valley Brewing, Strike, Camino Brewing, GearTooth AleWerks and others! Let's keep this party going!

SF Beer Week Events

Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017- Wake & Break(fast) 10am - 1pm:    Let's kick off Beer Week with Breakfast! We'll be offering breakfast food specials to pair with a growing line-up of hearty breakfast & coffee beers in a variety of styles. Check back for details!

Monday Feb. 13, 2017- Tap Takeover from Santa Clara Valley Brewing 3pm - 10pm:    We'll be featuring a flight of The Loma Prieta Oatmeal Rye Imperial Stout, Bourbon Barrel Aged Loma Prieta & Rye Barrel Aged Loma Prieta along with other SCVB favorites and surprises!

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017- Beer Blends & Beer Cocktails 3pm - 10pm:    We're always playing around mixing flavors here at Taplands. So, why not turn the public on to some of our bartenders' concoctions!? We'll also have a few more traditional Beer Cocktails made with your favorite craft beers.

Friday Feb. 17, 2017- Tap Takeover from Half Moon Bay Brewing 5pm - 10pm:   Come sample some amazing beers coming from our friends at the Coast. We will be featuring single, double, and triple IPA's all made in collaboration with other Bay Area Breweries along with a few special releases! Check back here for details.