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New Release: English Mild

This classic English dark mild combines a subtle blend of layered caramel malts with floral British Challenger hops to create an easy drinking and smooth experience. Perfect for watching your favorite soccer team or enjoying in the park. Enjoy responsibly. Be a Proper Hooligan! Available for online and curbside to-go orders today in 32-oz [...]

New Release: English Mild2020-03-31T12:23:32-07:00

New Release: Session IPA

Ian's "Do You Even Session, Bro?" is a low alcohol IPA packed with hop character. Comet, Chinook and Cascade hops combine with a light malt bill for a perfect springtime afternoon experience. The light malt body, with some residual sweetness, is the perfect canvas for hop expression. The hops provide slight upfront bitterness that [...]

New Release: Session IPA2020-03-27T10:44:53-07:00

Best East Bay Brew: Our Pilsner!

We are thrilled that our Pilsner was voted "Best East Bay Brew" in Oakland Magazine/East Bay Express' 2020 "Best of" Survey. We're so thankful to all of our fans who voted!  We were also in the finals for "Best Place to Drink Beer" and are humbled to have been considered in the same categories [...]

Best East Bay Brew: Our Pilsner!2020-03-24T09:44:22-07:00

To-Go Beer Orders Available!

If you feel yourself jonesing for our beer while our Taproom is closed, you can easily purchase our beer through on-line and in-person orders or via email or via phone. Depending on the beer, a variety of formats are available, from single bottle to 64-oz growlers to kegs. You can order and pay online [...]

To-Go Beer Orders Available!2020-03-18T15:45:28-07:00

Sunday Soccer with the Brewer

ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL? Join our Head Brewer, Ian Powell, for "Sunday Soccer with the Brewer" at the Taproom every Sunday mornings for the rest of the Premier League season! We open 30 mins prior to kickoff for Hangover Brunch Specials (such as Eggs Benedict Mac 'n Cheese and Huevos Rancheros Mac [...]

Sunday Soccer with the Brewer2020-03-07T11:22:17-07:00

Our First Hazy IPA

Our Head Brewer, Ian Powell, introduces Oakland United's first Hazy IPA, the Through& Through! Topping out at a whopping 69 million Hazy Beer Bro Units (yes, we made that up), this West Coast Style Hazy IPA features a large New Zealand hop presence (Motueka, Wakatu, and Waimea). The prevalent aromatic hops provide an up [...]

Our First Hazy IPA2020-03-09T10:14:13-07:00

Ready for a Close-Up

We have just completed bottling of our International Blonde Belgian Ale, our tasty collaboration with 1888 Coffee. The subtle roasted aromas of the shade-grown coffee from Veracruz, Mexico complement a lightly flavored Belgian-style ale, resulting in a smooth mouth-feel that finishes with a hint of coffee. This blonde bombshell of a bottle is now [...]

Ready for a Close-Up2020-02-29T10:36:37-07:00

Beer Week is Here!

JOIN US AT THE TAPROOM FOR SPECIAL BEER WEEK EVENTS: SUNDAY, FEB 8, 12-5 PM: JLBD Release Party Release Party for the newest Jack London Brewing District collaboration, a Hazelnut Nectar Brown Ale THURSDAY, FEB 13, 4-10 PM: TAP TAKEOVER Meet the JLBD Brewers, including our own Head Brewer, Ian Powell, 7-9 PM FRIDAY, [...]

Beer Week is Here!2020-02-06T09:59:05-07:00

Introducing our New Head Brewer!

As our local craft beer market continues to develop and expand, Oakland United is also evolving and looking forward to building upon the Belgian and German style beers that have served as the foundation of our business.  As we plan on expanding our portfolio, we are delighted to announce the arrival of our new [...]

Introducing our New Head Brewer!2020-01-30T09:09:15-07:00

Debut of International Blonde!

"From premium beans to superior coffee to exceptional beer" Brewing the perfect cup of coffee, just like brewing the perfect beer, is an intricate and creative experience. Thus, it only seems appropriate that these two craft beverages would come together in something special. For the 1888 Coffee Company, over 130 years of coffee-growing tradition [...]

Debut of International Blonde!2019-12-19T10:36:05-07:00