Beer Events Brewing This Week: Nov. 12-18

Stock House Brewing adds its name to the list of new Milwaukee breweries when it opens on Monday. That, and the latest class of the Barley to Barrel program, are just part of the fun for beer lovers this week.

Monday, Nov. 12

The newest brewery in town opens at 4 p.m. Stock House Brewing (7208 W. North Ave.) is open to the public this week. They’ll be open Monday through Thursday from 4 to 10 p.m., Friday from 3 p.m. to midnight, Saturday from noon to midnight and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Head to Sugar Maple (441 E. Lincoln Ave.) at 7 p.m. to learn about the history of hops. UWM professor Jennifer Jordan guides the learning process.

Tuesday, Nov. 13

Red Lion Pub (1850 N. Water St.) hosts a beer dinner with Lagunitas at 7 p.m. The four-course dinner includes four pours of Lagunitas brews. Tickets are $40.

Belgium’s Huyghe Brewery makes a visit to The Brass Tap (7808 W. Layton Ave.) and is bringing Averbode Strong Ale, Delirium Noël Oak-Aged Strong Ale and the classic Delirium Tremens Strong Pale Ale. Get free glassware when you indulge.

Wednesday, Nov. 14

The Barley to Barrel program is a Milwaukee gem. At its Fall Beer Release Party you can taste the fruits of the labor of the prospective brewery owners in the program. Head to Company Brewing (735 E. Center St.) at 6 p.m. to taste the four different batches that participants produced. Tickets are $22 to support this awesome group, and maybe get an early taste of Milwaukee’s next great brewery.

Blue Blood Brewing comes to Ray’s Growler Gallery (8930 W. North Ave.). The brewery from the Cornhusker state was started by three guys from the Lincoln Police Department.

Milwaukee Beer Society heads to Eagle Park Brewing (823 E. Hamilton St.) at 6 p.m. Head there to hear the brewery’s story and try some of their excellent beers.

Rumpus Room (1030 N. Water St.) hosts the Haunted Third Space Beer Dinner at 6:30 p.m. The menu includes four outstanding courses paired with four Third Space brews. The highlight is dessert paired with barrel-aged Haunted Barrel Candy Bar Porter vintages from 2017 and 2018. The cost is $65.

Thursday, Nov. 15

So, this is cool. The Rustic Pint is a group that brings interactive art to breweries. At 6 p.m., they come to Third Space Brewing (1505 W. St. Paul Ave.). For $39 you get artistic guidance, a canvas of recycled wood, paint and a Third Space beer. You’re in charge of bringing your own creativity.

Indulge in an artisan cheese and craft beer pairing at Uber Tap Room (1048 N. Old World Third St.) from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are just $15.

Friday, Nov. 16

Burnhearts (2599 S. Logan Ave.) is tapping funky brews from Denver’s Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project. Beers from the new arrival go on tap at 7 p.m.

Lakefront Brewery and Sierra Nevada come to Discount Liquor Milwaukee (5031 W. Oklahoma Ave.) from 4 to 7 p.m.

3 Sheeps Brewing and Central Waters hand out samples at Discount Liquor Waukesha (919 N. Barstow St.) from 4 to 6 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 17

3 Sheeps Brewing comes to Discount Liquor Milwaukee from noon to 3 p.m.

Try beers from Lakefront and Warpigs at Discount Liquor Waukesha from noon to 3 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 18

Yoga in Your Third Space returns to, well, Third Space. The hour-long yoga session starts at 10:30 a.m. (get there a little early) and the $15 ticket price includes a free beer (or root beer) after your stretch it out. Bring a mat and a water bottle.



Dan Murphy has been reviewing bars for Milwaukee Magazine for roughly 15 years. He’s been doing his own independent research in them for close to 25.