Trending
MOST READ
Beaches Be Trippin\': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Beaches Be Trippin': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Arts & Culture: Let’s face it, most of us Lone Stars view the Texas coast as a poor man’s Waikiki. Hell, maybe just a poor man’s Panama Beach — only to be used... By Callie Enlow 7/10/2013
Best Guacamole

Best Guacamole

Best of 2012: San Antonio has its share of great guacamole makers, but it's hard to find a more devoted and careful team of avocado artists than those found at this River Walk... 4/25/2012
Best Public Place to Have Sex

Best Public Place to Have Sex

Around Town: Critic's Pick: 4/23/2014
Best Pizza

Best Pizza

Food: Reader's Choice: 4/23/2014
Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Music: Chris Pérez never saw it coming. “All I ever wanted to do was play guitar,” he told the Current. “I never thought I’d be the subject of an interview... By Enrique Lopetegui 8/28/2013
Calendar

Search hundreds of restaurants in our database.

Search hundreds of clubs in our database.

Follow us on Instagram @sacurrent

Print Email

Best of SA 2012

Best Handcrafted/Micro Brews

Photo: STEVEN GILMORE, License: N/A, Created: 2011:12:05 20:46:23

STEVEN GILMORE


1. Freetail Brewing Co.
4035 N Loop 1604 W, Ste 105, (210) 395-4974, freetailbrewing.com
As a brewpub, Freetail is able to do things many fast-growing microbreweries wish they could, that is: go a little nuts on the beer a few barrels at a time. Although hardcore craft beer lovers tend to want consistency from a manufacturing brewery, the endless innovation (and a darn good pizza) are what draw folks back to Freetail weekly. Want a Belgian-style sour beer, a smoked chile brew, a massive imperial stout, or one of the classics like porter, wit, blonde, or IPA? Freetail has you covered. Concoctions pour from the mind of brewer Jason Davis like a lyric from George Clinton. No matter how funky it gets, it's nearly always good. The brewery can't sell beer except at the pub, but the addition of a bottling line this year makes it easier to carry a few home for further experimentation.

2. Blue Star Brewing Company
1414 S Alamo, Ste 105, (210) 212-5506, bluestarbrewing.com
3. Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling
4834 Whirlwind, (210) 775-2099, drinkrangercreek.com

Recently in Food & Drink
We welcome user discussion on our site, under the following guidelines:

To comment you must first create a profile and sign-in with a verified DISQUS account or social network ID. Sign up here.

Comments in violation of the rules will be denied, and repeat violators will be banned. Please help police the community by flagging offensive comments for our moderators to review. By posting a comment, you agree to our full terms and conditions. Click here to read terms and conditions.
comments powered by Disqus