News on the Taproom and Brewery!

While our indoor taproom remains closed, Oakland United Beerworks brewers remain busy in the brewhouse creating new and interesting releases. Come on by our Outdoor Beer Patio, open Thursday - Sunday, noon - 7PM (262 Second Street, Oakland).  Our friendly staff would love to talk all things beer and to serve you a tall, [...]

News on the Taproom and Brewery!2020-09-25T15:35:02-07:00

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

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

Best of the East Bay!

We are pumped to have been awarded the 2019 Best of the East Bay Editor's Choice Award for Best Taproom to Sip German Ales! Thank you to our friends at East Bay Express and to everyone who made this possible. Check out the accolades (aw, shucks) and then come on by to the taproom to check [...]

Best of the East Bay!2019-08-02T09:53:04-07:00

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 Saison2019-06-06T08:41:07-07:00

New fn(IPA) Release

Our newest fn(IPA) has just been released! Far from a typical hoppy bomb, our West Coast IPA is balanced and pairs well with food. Each release varies as a function (fn) of the unique combination of hops used, keeping each batch singular and special. This release, our seventh (n=7), uses Southern Aroma and XJA2 [...]

New fn(IPA) Release2019-06-05T14:44:18-07:00