2nd Round La Muerta tickets on sale TONIGHT + Cellar Release + Updated FAQ

Hey everyone, a couple of things: ROUND 2 LA MUERTA TICKETS ON SALE TONIGHT AT 7PM Second chance La Muerta tickets go on sale tonight at 7pm. There will be 100 tickets available for purchase here: https://lamuerta16.eventbrite.com These second chance tickets will get you into the bottle share and entitle you to purchase 2 bottles of … Continued

Updating Our Look

It’s been a year and a half since we hit the market with cans, and things have been going well. We’ve risen up the IRI charts (basically, the Billboard Music Charts of Beer) in San Antonio and our Helles, IPA and Seasonal are all in the top 5 in the Lager, IPA and Seasonal Categories, … Continued

The Stars at Night are Big and Bright Deep in the Heart of Freetail Country

Exciting times here on Planet Freetail as we are pleased to announce that as of Monday February 15 we are transferring distribution in Austin and surrounding areas to Brown Distributing Company and expanding our territory with Keg1. For the last few months we’ve been self-distributing in the Austin area, which has been quite the learning … Continued

Dia de La Muerta 2015 – Final Details

  The week is upon us. The eighth iteration of our smoked imperial stout, La Muerta, releasing throughout the week (starting yesterday, technically), culminating in Dia de La Muerta on Saturday November 7. THE BEERS Let’s start with a rundown of the beers being bottled: La Muerta 2015. 9.11%, 50 IBU. Will be available at … Continued

Austin, let’s not make this weird.

Austin, the wait is over. We have a little bit of history in this city. I used to spend way more time than I ever hoped to in one of your beautiful buildings. I even made quite a few friends there. Okay, I’ll admit it, I even kind of like it there. But I’m an unapologetic … Continued

SMABRD’15: #WHALEZBRO

Without any further delay, I present the 4th and final bottle to be released at Super Mega Awesome Bottle Release Day ’15 on August 29th… ladies and gentleman… I present to you… #WHALEZBRO There is only one basic description for #WHALEZBRO that I can provide to you right now: you may end up not liking this beer… … Continued

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

‘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