15 Beer Events Brewing In Milwaukee This Week: Nov. 9-12

A big beer release at Sprecher Brewery and an outstanding beer dinner at Good City Brewing are just a couple of the craft beer highlights this week.

Wednesday, Nov. 9

Sabbatical Brewery makes the trip from Manitowoc to take over the taps at Ray’s Growler Gallery (8930 W. North Ave.) from 5 to 10 p.m.

Revolution Brewing is bringing few barrel-aged Deep Woods Series beers and a few other gems to The Brass Tap (7808 W. Layton Ave.) at 2 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 10

The Riverwest Brewery Syndicate (Amorphic, Black Husky, Company, Gathering Place and Lakefront) worked on a collaboration and it’s ready to be unveiled. Head to Nessun Dorma (2778 N. Weil St.) from 5 to 7 p.m. to try the Extra Special Bitter for the first time.

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

Friday, Nov. 11

The release party for XII Dragons barrel-aged Belgian quad is happening at Sprecher Brewery (701 W. Glendale Ave.) at 3 p.m. Reserve your spot for a barrel-aged tour at 4 p.m. that includes tastes of XII Dragons, 2021 Bourbon Barrel-Aged Black Bavarian and 2020 Czar Brew

Good City Brewing (2108 N. Farwell Ave.) is hosting a pretty amazing beer dinner at 7 p.m. The four-course menu includes pairings with Good City beers and tastes from Michigan’s Journeyman Distillery. Tickets are limited and cost $125.

The weekly beer release at 1840 Brewing Company (342 E. Ward St.) is I’m About That Life a New England IPA. Preorder starts at 9 a.m.

Try samples from Lake Louie and Raised Grain at Discount Liquor Milwaukee (5031 W. Oklahoma Ave.) from 3 to 6 p.m.

New Glarus (3 to 5 p.m.) and Toppling Goliath (4 to 7 p.m.) are handing out samples at Discount Liquor Waukesha.

Saturday, Nov. 12

Hacienda Beer Co. (2018 E. North Ave.) is releasing What Could Have Been, a Vienna-style lager.

Broken Bat Brewing (135 E. Pittsburg Ave.) hosts another Shred and Stretch at 10:30 a.m. The workout combines 30 minutes of high-intensity interval training with 30 minutes of yoga. Cost is just $10.

Try Belgian ale samples from Brasserie d’Achouffe at Discount Liquor Milwaukee from noon to 3 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 13

Another session of Yoga in your Third Space comes to Third Space Brewing (1505 W. St. Paul Ave.) at 10:30 a.m. The 75-minute workout costs $23 and includes a beverage when you’re done.

New Barons Brewing Co-op (2018 S. 1st St.) is having a chili cook-off. Public tasting begins at 2 p.m. and at 3:25 p.m., the Packers/Cowboys game will be on as a surefire way to ruin everyone’s appetite, so eat up early.

Stretch and Sip Yoga comes to Raised Grain Brewing (1725 Dolphin Dr., Waukesha) from 11 a.m. to noon. The $20 cost includes a beer after the workout is over.



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.