Austin Weekly Beer Releases & Openings
Check out Austin craft beer releases and openings that are happening around town this week.
Austin Area Brewery Map
While, sadly, I cannot write an events article as of late, I am going to try to keep of list of new beer releases that are happening around town.
In this edition, I am also tracking all the breweries and brewpubs planning to reopen this weekend.
Breweries re-opening this week:
(note: things are changing quickly, so please check with the brewery before you head out)
Breweries that are re-opening their doors after initially shutting down due to Covid-19.
Opens on Friday, May 22nd
Opens Friday, May 22nd
Taproom opens Friday, May 22nd
Now Open 7 days a week
Outside table service opens Friday, May 22nd
The patio opens and reservations are taken for inside the taproom beginning Friday, May 22nd
Updated outdoor “patio” will open on Friday, May 22nd
Open for outside seating only. Using the downloadable POS system for contactless payment is recommended.
Opens Friday, May 22nd
Opened May 19th
Friday, May 22nd the outdoor areas open
Beer Garden opens Friday, May 22nd
Outdoor Seating area only begins Friday, May 22nd
Re-opens Friday, May 22nd
Picnics in the newly moved beer garden begin Saturday, May 23rd
Beer Garden opens on May 22nd by OpenTable reservation only
Taproom and Patio opens Friday, May 22nd
New Beer Releases
New offerings from breweries that are releasing this week, or offerings that are now returning to the menu after a hiatus. We cannot promise they will still be in stock by the time the weekend comes around, so check the online ordering systems first!
Friday, May 22nd: Belgian-Style Witbier
Wednesday, May 27th: Beer Release: Tropícal Brut
Black Velvet – Dark Saison
Liquid Television – Hazy Pale
B is for B____ – Barrel Aged Wild Ale
L’Aradia – Lager (in partnership with Pink Boots Society)
Golden Eagle Sour Wheat
Desperate Measures #1 (Read more about Desperate Measures here)
IPA – available for beer to go and not sold in stores
Tahquamenin – Copper Ale is back
Les Pacte Des Loups – French Inspired Pilsner
Straight Coolin’ – West Coast Pils
Old Beluga – Amber Ale
Tiny Fists – Dry Hopped Lager
None the Wiser – DDH Hazy Pale Ale
Trail Runner – Oranges and Cream Golden Ale
Deckbier – American Light Lager
Two-Headed Squirrel – Pale Rice Ale
Dampf (is back)
All Together – IPA releases Friday, May 22nd
Saturday, May 23rd: Straight Outta Dortmund – Hoppy Lager (Read more about lagers and this beer here)
Melted Snowman -Winter Warmer (back on tap with a limited supply)
Torrid Daydream – Hazy IPA
May 22-25th: 12 Fox’s 1st Anniversary Bash
Saturday, May 23- 2-7 pm: Texas Beer and Crawfish To-Go
Opening next weekend
Patio reservation system plan for next week, announcement coming soon
Patio opens next week, announcement to come
Opens Thursday, May 28th with a new reservation system and an outdoor beer garden
Beer Garden opens on Friday, May 29th
Table reservations available online beginning 6/1
Wednesday, June 3rd- Beer Release: Tropícal Brut Exotica
Cheers y’all ! Enjoy your beer to go! Be sure to check the brewery website or social media for official hours and offerings.
Note: This list is gathered by social media posts, there may be a few missed releases. If you are a brewery and have a new release coming, please email Denae@craftbeeraustin.com.
Feature Image Courtesy of Oasis Texas Brewing Co.
Austin Craft Beer Weekly Beer Releases & Openings