Super Mega Awesome Bottle Release Day ’15: August 29

Two weeks ago I teased two of the beers for SMABRD’15, and today I’m here to announce the date, a few details, and announce one of the other two beers. First, the most important thing, the date. SMABRD’15 will be on August 29, 2015. Details: This will be held at our new brewery located at … Continued

Teaser: Super Mega Awesome Bottle Release Day 2015

Hey gang, I’m going to keep this relatively brief because I am not ready to unveil the full details yet, but I can confirm that Super Mega Awesome Bottle Release Day is coming back for 2015! SMABRD’15 will feature four wood-aged beers – three new ones and one old favorite. I don’t have a date … Continued

May 20th.

What a difference a year makes. The top photo is from May 20, 2014. The top was taken just a few minutes ago. Thanks to all of you who have been part of this wild ride with us!

Freetail SA Beer Week Events

San Antonio Beer Week draws near and we have a full slate of events scheduled to celebrate and honor the growing craft beer culture in San Antonio. The scene has come a long way since we opened in 2008 as the second operating brewery in SA (tip of the hat here to our good friends … Continued

Growing & Busting at the Seams!

Hey gang, we sent out the press release below this morning and I was really excited to hit send. So much so, that I held myself back over the weekend from leaking spoilers. Bottom line: our plans are coming to fruition. We’re making beer, getting out there and selling it, and we’re expanding our reach. … Continued

FT2 Bottle Release: Local Coffee Stout Sat 1/24/15

Hey friends, it’s been awhile since we’ve done one of these, and we definitely haven’t done one at the new brewery. This Saturday, Jan 24, we will host a bottle release at our new brewery on S Presa for Local Coffee Stout. Before I get into the details of the release, let’s get into the … Continued

‘Tis the Season

As I am sure many people do, I find myself in a reflective mood as the year winds down and we gather with family and friends to celebrate the holidays. 2014 was a year of achievement for Freetail. We finished the completion of our new brewery, began distribution, find ourselves already in 150+ off-premise and … Continued

Easy Parts & Hard Parts

What a whirlwind. All of it. The production, the events, the promotion, the sales, the distributor relations, the branding, the media requests, the social interaction. The all of it. Some of it is easy, most of it is fun. Some of it is hard, a very small portion of it really sucks. None of this … Continued

La Muerta VII Details and History (So Far)

It’s that time of year again! The weather is changing ever so slowly (highs forecast ONLY in the low 80s this week!), folks are starting to contemplate their holiday plans, and the Spurs get ready to make another run to the title. This also marks Dia de La Muerta, and the annual repost of the … Continued