The Brewing Network Winter BrewsFestival

It’s rare that I will just dump a press release straight on the blog, but hell, good people, doing good things and having a screaming laugh at it too is fine by me…  read on.. this is one party that I really want to be at!

The Brewing Network hosts first annual Winter Brews Festival,

January 30, at Linden Street Brewery-Oakland

While Bay Area residents commiserate in a collective shiver at current winter temperatures, the East Bay based craft beer radio  company, the Brewing Network, is finalizing plans for its first annual Winter Brews Festival to revive listeners, locals, and brewers from their wintery slumber to enjoy seasonal brews from more than 30 world class breweries.

The Brewing Network Winter Brews Festival will be held at the newly opened Linden St. Brewery in Oakland on Saturday, January 30, 2010, and will feature a wide variety of winter warmers and unique innovations from some of the best brewers in the Bay Area and beyond.

Partnering with Linden St. Brewery in Oakland , this festival combines the love of seasonal beers with the enthusiasm of the local craft beer scene. With barrels from breweries such as Russian River , Firestone Walker, the 21st Amendment, Speakeasy, Linden St. , Moonlight Brewing, Magnolia, and many more, this Winter Brews Fest promises to provide big, malty beers to ignite the taste buds of beer lovers, new and experienced.

Hot food and live music will round out the festival, which will run from 1pm to 8pm. For more information on the event, please visit Tickets will be sold at the door.