Events


Allagash Tap Takeover
Jan
30
5:00pm 5:00pm

Allagash Tap Takeover

Most of you know that at Portal we try to serve the best local (Californian) beers we can get our hands on. We make one exception to this rule and always try to have something from Allagash on tap. They are sourced out of Maine, and in our opinion have some on the best beers around! You can come in and almost always find either the Curieux or the White on. Allagash will be taking over our taps and theses are their offerings:

 

On Tap

Nancy

Tiarna

Speciale Hoppy Blonde

Little Brett

James Bean

White

Curieux

 

Bottled

Bottles (available all week)

Cuvee De Industrial

Farm to Face

Golden Brett

Mattina Rosa

James and Julie

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Golden Gate Cider Tap Takeover
Jan
27
5:00pm 5:00pm

Golden Gate Cider Tap Takeover

Golden State Cider our favorite cider company will be featuring three of their fabulous ciders. This company encompasses everything we believe in. They start by pressing 100% West Coast apples, there is no added water. No added sugar. No concentrates. No gluten.

 

Mighty Dry:

This light but complex cider is made from fresh pressed apples and champagne yeast, it has a semi-dry, tart yet balanced character with complex fruity and gentle earthy funk flavors. 6.9%

Mighty Hops:

The pungent dank aromas from the hops accent the familiar, tart fruit notes characteristic of all Golden State Ciders, resulting in a dynamic tasting experience.  Subtle notes of pine, clove, and citrus tie it all together to create a refreshing, yet complex cider great for hop heads and cider nerds alike. 6.9%

Black Arkansas Pinot Barrel-Aged Farm Cider:

Hand Pressed, late harvest Black Arkansas Varietal apples, macerated and fermented with hand picked rich 2nd harvest pinot noir grapes from our farm in Sebastopol, wildly fermented with the natural yeast on the skin of the apples and grapes, aged in oak Pinot Noir Barrels for a delicate stone fruit and woody leather, deep pinot tones, strong sour lemon and mango character, funky wild and earthy, hay/straw, with a sharp tart floral finish 10.5%

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Firestone Tap Take over and Cookie Paring
Jan
23
5:00pm 5:00pm

Firestone Tap Take over and Cookie Paring

Come join us for the Firestone tap take over for SF Beer week! It is a milk and cookies kinda night! We will be serving the Nitro Merlin Milk Stout. Firestone has partnered with a Cookie Company serving Sepciality Brown Butter cookies to go with the Nirto Merlin Milk Stout! Listed below are the beers we will be featuring for the tap takeover!  

Pivo

Brettaweisse

Opal

Double Jack

Union Jack

Wookey Jack

Velvet Merlin

Pale 31

DBA

Nitro Merlin Milk Stout  

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Tate the NFL - Let's Tackle Hunger
Nov
2
5:00pm 5:00pm

Tate the NFL - Let's Tackle Hunger

 

LET’S TACKLE HUNGER!
1 in 5 people in Alameda County struggle with hunger.

Please join us on Monday, November 2nd at Portal in Oakland for Monday Night Football to support Taste of the NFL‘s efforts to tackle hunger in America. Proceeds raised from our event will go to the Alameda County Food Bank to help feed those in need.

Event will feature:

Wine Tasting
Appetizers
Silent Auction Items
Food Drive for Alameda Co

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