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February Newsletter

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  • It’s Chocolate Beer Month
  • Pub Events
  • Brewery News
  • Valentine’s Day and Other Fun Kitchen Stuffs
  • February Music
  • February Give Back Tuesdays©

IT’S CHOCOLATE BEER MONTH

February is Chocolate Beer Month at Iron Springs. Come in each week for a new chocolate release, paired with some amazing specials from the kitchen on the night of the release. These beers go fast and you’ll want to try them all.

Friday February 3rd – Chocolate Dark Path Lager and Oaxacan Chocolate Chicken Mole

Friday February 10th – Coco Anne Marie’s Amber and Nib Braised Australian Lamb

Tuesday February 14th – Firkin of Black Forest (Chocolate Cherry) Stout and and Coffee Roasted Foie Gras (and check out the rest of our great Valentine’s Day specials below)

Friday February 17th – Chocolate Winterscotch and Coco Crusted Beef Ribs

Friday February 24th – Mocha Three Tun Titan Stout and Mint Chocolaté Stout Mud Pie

We will also be releasing two guest chocolate beers during the month:

Magnolia Mr Charlie’s Chocolate Stout A collaboration with Alpine Brewing

Modern Times Black House Coconut and Cocoa Stout – on Nitro

PUB EVENTS

Super Bowl Sunday

Fill up your growlers, get your to-go beer, or come on down to watch the game with your friends and neighbors on our big screen.  We don’t care who wins as long as everyone is happy.»


Marcus Sears – Sales Representative

I grew up outside Ithaca, New York. Ithaca Beer Company was always a favorite once I reached drinking age, along with good ol’ Genesee Cream Ale AKA “Genny Cream”. After college, I decided I needed to move to San Francisco and embrace myself in a cultural area and try not to blow it and fail. Somehow I’m still here and in that time I discovered the greatness of local craft beer. Living in the mission at age 23 will do that. Years later after a stint in the corporate sales world chasing them dolla’ signs, I decided I wanted to go after a career in the craft brewing industry.»


February Give Back Tuesdays

Each Tuesday we are thrilled to donate 10% to local groups working to support our community.   For more information, or to nominate a group, please contact anne@ironspringspub.com.

February 7th – Sustainable Fairfax

sustainable fairfax 2013This Tuesday we’ll be supporting Sustainable Fairfax.    Their vision is to provide Community Education events that support the local economy, teach sustainable environmental practices, and build community. They strive to inspire citizens to take action on issues such as Climate Change, Toxics, Zero Waste, Food, Water, and other sustainability topics. They also work actively with our town and county governments, businesses, other non-profits, and community groups to create a connected community, strenghten our local economy, and support diverse ecology.  Visit www.sustainablefairfax.org for more information.»

Daycaring 2016

January Give Back Tuesdays

Each Tuesday we are thrilled to donate 10% to local groups working to support our community.   For more information, or to nominate a group, please contact anne@ironspringspub.com.

In January we will be supporting the YES Foundation, which provides support to the Ross Valley School District for programs like art, library, and music that otherwise wouldn’t have enough funding.  Find out more at www.yestokids.org.  We also have three special YES nights in January:

Tuesday January 17th

It’s YES poetry night

Tuesday January 24th

It’s celebrity waiter’s night featuring teachers from Manor Elementary School

Tuesday January 31st

It’s celebrity waiter’s night featuring teachers from Brookside Elementary School»


2016 Winterscotch

A Scotch-style Ale we brew annually just in time for the holiday’s. This year’s 2016 Winterscotch is medium to full bodied, tawny in color, and has a light smoky cherry pipe tobacco character. The balanced lingering finish carries a mild toasted caramel flavor followed by a clean malt balance. Also a limited availability in bottles to go!»


Jam Session IPA

Session-style India Pale Ale brewed in collaboration with our friends at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael. Light hoppy pale ale brewed with a touch of Rye malt and aggresively hopped in the late additions with Mosaic and Cascade hops to give it a spicy and very citrusy flavor and finish.»


December Newsletter

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  • What a Year!
  • Holiday Gifts and Such
    • Holiday 4 packs
  • Holiday Hours
  • Brewery News
  • Kitchen News
  • December Music
  • December Give Back Tuesdays©
  • Become Part of the Iron Springs Team!

WHAT A YEAR!

As we all start to put the finishing touches on 2016, we are feeling the love here at Iron Springs.  2 gold medals this year at the Great American Beer Festival and the World Beer Cup, a Best of Pacific Sun honor, and countless other nice thoughts that you all write us on comment cards and tell us over at pint at the pub.  We raise our glass high and give a big Iron Springs cheers and thank you for your support of us, our staff, our food and beer, and our community.  As head brewer Christian Kazakoff always says, “Prost!”

HOLIDAY GIFTS AND SUCH

holiday-gift-poster-2016Give the gift of Iron Springs this season!  Looking for a special gift for that beer lover in your life?  Don’t miss our Winter 4 packs.  Four unique 22 oz bombers with some of our most special brews, hand labeled, bottled, and packaged in a handy tote.»

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December Music

Please send booking inquiries to booking@ironspringspub.com.  Music starts at 8pm.

Wednesday December 7th

Festival Speed

Festival Speed is a Marin County bluegrass combo, Joe Helm on guitar/bass, Bob Hoffman on guitar/bass, Josh Bernstein on banjo, Joe Osborne on fiddle, and Julie Steier on mandolin. We seek to honor the towering progenitors of our genre by playing pure, 190 proof, soulstirrin’, traditional bluegrass. We started as a group of friends who met at local bluegrass jams. Looking to move beyond the jam scene, we formed a band in the spring of 2014 to focus on a set of songs and perfect our sound.»


December Give Back Tuesdays

Each Tuesday we are thrilled to donate 10% to local groups working to support our community.   For more information, or to nominate a group, please contact anne@ironspringspub.com.

December 6th – River Otter Ecology Project

River Otter 2015River Otters have returned to the SF Bay Area, and this is good news for our watersheds!  As wetlands and watersheds are restored, and conservation measures are taken, river otters are able to find food and habitat to thrive once more.  The conditions that make watersheds healthy for otters (clean water, functioning ecosystem, plenty of healthy fish), make them healthy for all of us.  The River Otter Ecology project is a volunteer-run citizen science project providing research, education for adults and children, and lots of volunteer opportunities.  Their mission is to support wetland restoration with research, education and restoration partnerships.  Check out their videos and photos of local river otters at Facebook.com/BayAreaOtters, and type on over to their website at riverotterecology.org

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November Music

Please send booking inquiries to booking@ironspringspub.com.  Music starts at 8pm.

Wednesday November 2nd

Gold Week Celebration featuring Barry Sless (of Sless Stout fame) & Friends

We are extremely excited to celebrate the Sless Stout winning a very prestigious gold medal at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival last month.  Please join us for a night of amazing music with Barry Sless and friends.

Wednesday November 16th

Aaron Redner & Friends

Saturday November 19th

A very special Saturday night of music with Soul Ska

Soul Ska is a 10-piece San Francisco Bay Area collective formed in 2014 dedicated to keeping SKA music alive!»