13 Beer Events Brewing In Milwaukee This Week: Dec. 7-11

Cheers to Amorphic Beer for reaching the one-year mark and to MobCraft for hosting another stout fest.

Wednesday, Dec. 7

Go Behind the Beer with the folks behind Toppling Goliath at Ray’s Growler Gallery (8930 W. North Ave.) from 6:30 to 8 p.m. For $35 you can learn about Iowa’s standout brewery and sample a few rare gems as well.

Thursday, Dec. 8

Try samples from Dogfish Head at Discount Liquor Milwaukee (5031 W. Oklahoma Ave.) from 4 to 6 p.m.

Lagunitas is handing out samples at Discount Liquor Waukesha (919 N. Barstow St.) from 4 to 6 p.m.

Friday, D£ec. 9

1840 Brewing Company (342 E. Ward St.) is releasing R.A.B. and extra special bitter. Preorder begins at 9 a.m.

Component Brewing and The Rookery are pouring samples from 3 to 6 p.m. at Discount Liquor Milwaukee.

Try samples from Dogfish Head and Sweetwater at Discount Liquor Waukesha from 4 to 6 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 10

Amorphic Beer (3700 N. Fratney St.) celebrates its one-year anniversary with a party from noon to 10 p.m. that includes live music and food. Five new beers are hitting the taps too, including a couple of barrel-aged brews.

Stout Fest is happening at MobCraft (505 S. 5th St.) at noon. The brewery is releasing Padishah, its barrel-aged imperial stout, and plenty of other darker beers will be hitting the tap lines. There’s also a pairing of beer and cheese at 1 p.m. The $35 ticket gets you four courses of tasting.

Vennture Brew Co. (5519 W. North Ave.) is hosting a cellar sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  They’ll be selling limited beers, merch and they’re releasing an imperial stout.

Hacienda Beer Co. (2018 E. North Ave.) is releasing This Is Not A Sandwich, a pilsner.

Discount Liquor Milwaukee is offering samples from Lakefront Brewery and Lagunitas from noon to 3 p.m.

Lakefrront is offering samples at Discount Liquor Waukesha from 1 to 4 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 11

A 75-minute yoga session is happening at Third Space Brewing (1505 W. St. Paul Ave.) at 10:30 a.m. The session costs just $23 and includes a post-workout beer.



Dan Murphy has been reviewing bars for Milwaukee Magazine for roughly 20 years. He’s been doing his own independent research in them for a few years more.