Ales for ALS

Come and sample the unique brews from Oakland United and 40 other breweries at the 6th Annual Ales for ALS Beer Festival at Faction Brewing on Saturday, July 27, 1- 5 PM! The festival raises funds for the ALS Therapy Development Institute, the world’s leading ALS research foundation, toward the goal of finding therapies and cure for [...]

Ales for ALS2019-07-25T10:21:18-08:00

New Andrew Ritter Tribute Release

As part of Oakland United's annual memorial tribute to our friend and colleague, Andrew Ritter, we're releasing our new Hoppy Saison, brewed using a blend of Mosaic, Simcoe, Sabro, Loral, and HBC 630, 344, 692, and 56 hops, provided by Yakima Chief Hops and Loftus Ranches. Each year, Brewmaster Shane Aldrich varies the beer style to honor Andrew's [...]

New Andrew Ritter Tribute Release2019-07-17T16:30:25-08:00

Walk in the Wild

The Oakland Zoo’s 27th Annual Walk in the Wild is one of the Bay Area’s premier fundraising events. We will be joining other microbreweries, wineries and the Bay Area’s top chefs on Saturday, June 22 (5:30 - 8 PM), for a unique evening in one of Oakland's crown jewels. Eat and drink as you [...]

Walk in the Wild2019-06-19T16:57:00-08:00

Pride Not Prejudice Saison

In honor of LGBTQ Pride Month, the Jack London Brewing District presents Pride Not Prejudice, a saison made with lemongrass, white peppercorns and makrut lime leaves.  A portion of the proceeds from its sale will be donated to the Oakland LGBTQ Community Center, which is dedicated to enhancing and sustaining the well-being of Oakland’s LGBTQ [...]

Pride Not Prejudice Saison2019-06-06T08:41:07-08:00

Brewbies

Oakland United is proud to be part of Brewbies, benefiting Keep A Breast Foundation, whose mission is to empower young people around the world with breast health education and support.  Join us at Faction Brewing on Saturday, May 4 (VIP access at noon, general admission 1-5 PM) where we will be featuring the perfectly [...]

Brewbies2019-05-02T13:45:15-08:00

We’re in Bear Territory

Join us at Bear's Lair for a Tap Takeover (12-5 PM) and at Henry's on Durant for beer, food and tailgating on Big Game Saturday, Nov 17. We're also always on tap at Raleigh's Pub on Telegraph so come on by to say Hi! and enjoy Oakland United's finest as we watch Cal retake the Axe! Go Bears! [...]

We’re in Bear Territory2018-11-13T14:36:57-08:00

Tres Chiles Imperial Stout

Who doesn't love a dark hearty beer at this time of year? We made a monster Imperial Stout weighing in at 11.55% with notes of citrus, dried fruit, coffee and a bit of heat. Tres Chiles has a balanced kick of chiles that add warmth but won't overpower your taste buds. Think of it [...]

Tres Chiles Imperial Stout2018-11-05T12:21:25-08:00

Update on the New Brewery

In case you missed it, the new brew house passed its inspection so we are ready to rock and roll! Brewmaster Shane Aldrich is polishing up his shiny new cauldrons and concocting exciting new offerings. Stay tuned for the Tres Chiles Imperial Stout, Belgian Dubble and Apricot Cranberry Hefeweizen! While final refinements are made [...]

Update on the New Brewery2018-10-30T11:59:55-08:00

Oaktoberfest in the Dimond

Oaktoberfest in the Dimond District celebrates world-class beer, Oakland style!  Oakland United will be featuring three stars from our all German-style line up: the Pilsner, Black Lager and Apricot Cranberry Hefeweizen.  Come on out to celebrate the great town we live in with good eats and outstanding craft beer.…and don’t forget to vote for [...]

Oaktoberfest in the Dimond2018-09-17T12:05:29-08:00

Kicking Back with the SJ Earthquakes

We will be pouring 2 of our perennial favorites, the Black Lager and Pilsner, at the Quakes 2018 Beer Fest, September 15 at 5:30PM, at Avaya Stadium. A portion of the festival proceeds will go towards supporting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. So get your tickets now, come on by and do a good [...]

Kicking Back with the SJ Earthquakes2018-09-04T16:35:33-08:00