We are just on the heels of SF Beer Week, the 10 day Bay Area celebration of all things craft beer starting Friday February 7th with the sold out opening Celebration Gala through Sunday, February 16th. At the 21st Amendment we have a number of events to entice you with all sandwiched in between Strong Beer Month, our month long odyssey with Magnolia Brewery.
Sunday, February 9th – (10:00 am-2:30 pm)
Strong Beer Brunch -Join us for our annual kick-off event with our good friends from Drake’s Brewery and Smog City Brewery from Los Angeles. Drake’s will be bringing their unique strong and barrel aged beers and Smog City and 21A Head Brewer Zambo will be featuring their collaboration “California Love.” All these tasty brews will be paired with Chef Matt’s special brunch menu. This is a great way to start your Sunday SF Beer Week with a good foundation and great rare beers.
Monday, February 10th - (6:30-9:30 pm)
Return to the Front – Allies Win the War Dinner with Ninkasi Brewery - Return to the Front with Jamie Floyd, Nico and Shaun for our “Allies Win the War” 21st Amendment/Ninkasi Brewery beer dinner. Ninkasi is dipping into their cellar and bringing their version of the 21A/Ninkasi strong ale collaboration “Allies Win the War,” which will be paired with 21A’s Chef Matt’s menu. We will be featuring beers from Strong Beer Month as well as from our friends at Ninkasi Brewing Co. This is going to be a great time as Nico, Jamie and Shaun recount the brewing of this beer and the shenanigans that ensued and all for a mere $75. This event will sell out early, call and make reservations today. 415-369-0900.The Menu:
Alaskan Halibut and grilled pineapple ceviche, with tortilla chips, cilantro and fresh avocado
(Paired with 21A’s Framboise Fonte D’Or)
Tomato and Tasso bisque with fried andouille sausage and crème fraiche
(Paired with Ninkasi’s Dawn of the Red IRA)
Pan seared duck confit over a French lentil ragout with a raspberry golden ale reduction
(Paired with Ninkasi’s Pravda Pilsner)
Smoked Trout and grilled asparagus salad with baby watercress and pomegranate
(Paired with Ninkasi/21st-Amendment’s Allies Win the War )
Hendrick’s braised pork Osso Bucco on a bed of saffron risotto with roasted root vegetables
(Paired with 21A’s Hendrick’s Imperial Oatmeal Stout)
Bananas Foster with a buttermilk waffle and Fireside Chat ice cream (Paired with 21A’s Red Titan)
Tuesday, February 11th - (7-9:00 pm)
Strong Beer School with Jonathan Porter from Smog City Brewery - featuring 7 beers that will blow your mind from Imperial Black IPA’s to Barley Wine. Guest brewer Jonathan Porter from Smog City Brewery, Los Angeles, CA will bring some of his favorite strong beer to share. Food pairings will be bold and steadfast against this powerful lineup of beer! Are you strong enough? $50 in advance, $55 at the door. Call today for reservations: 415-369-0900.
Wednesday, February 12th - (7-10 pm)
Library Stash – We have amassed a sizable stash of our own cellared beers and other brews from great breweries. Join us on the mezzanine as we dust off some great beers from the 21st Amendment cellars and crack open and taste these vintage delectables. These brews will include: multiple years of Lower De Boom Barley Wine, Red Giant, Monk’s Blood and Ripple, Lower de Boom, Red Giant/Titan, Monk’s Blood and more.
Sunday, February 16th – (11:30-3:30pm)
Brewers Sunday Tea – “What do Brewers do on Sunday?” Well they sometimes don’t drink tea. This is your end of SF Beer Week event. You made it, now join us for Fatted Calf’s delicious beer sausages made with our featured strong beer. Other strong beers from Bay area breweries will be on hand. Come on out and see your favorite brewers in the beer garden enjoying Sunday tea and grilled beer sausages Perfect way to the start of your last day of SF Beer Week.