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Marooned On Hog Island Oyster Stout Release Tour Dec 6 & 7.
When life gives you oysters, be sure to brew some killer oyster stout.
That’s exactly what Nico Freccia and Shaun O’Sullivan, co-founders of 21st Amendment Brewery did. In a food+beer collaboration with Hog Island Oyster Company co-founders John Finger and Terry Sawyer the team has created Marooned on Hog Island, the latest beer in '21A's' Insurrection Series, a limited edition, once-in-awhile four-pack release of a very special beer that rises up in revolt against common notions of what canned beer can be.
Marooned on Hog Island has an ABV of 7.9% and was brewed using Magnum and Willamette hops and top fermenting ale yeast, Pale Malt, 120L Crystal Malt, Rolled Oats, Carafa Malt, Chocolate Malt and White Wheat, along with the most special of ingredients: 450 pounds of Hog Island Sweetwater oyster shells.
To fully appreciate the story of Marooned on Hog Island, one must view the four-pack carrier and can art. Designed by tbd, 21st Amendment’s agency, the carrier brings alive the tale of this fearless beer collaboration. Each panel of the carrier tells a chapter of the story sequentially through words and illustrations, replete with muskets, sharks, beer barrels and soggy escape artists. The top of the carrier depicts a bird’s eye view of Hog Island while the bottom of the carrier provides more of a fish’s eye view.
Join 21st Amendment Brewery and Hog Island Oyster Co. in raising a glass and celebrating the release of Marooned On Hog Island. Come shuck, slurp & swill with the mutineers & oyster mercenaries till the stout runs dry.
Friday, Nov. 30. 5-8 PM. 21st Amendment Brewery, San Francisco. Oyster Bar, Pig Roast, Oyster BBQ.
Thursday, December 6. 5-8 pm at Hog Island Oyster Bar in Napa. 610 First Street, Napa. Deck swabs O'Sullivan and Freccia (aka The Brewmasters) are guest shucking and tapping kegs of rich, malty, stout.
Friday, December 7. 12-5 pm at Hog Island Oyster Farm in Marshall. Steamers & Stout will be pouring forth from the Boat.