Barrel Royale

Taking place each year in October, our Barrel Royale event is all about celebrating the gifts of the stave. Our focus is showcasing a diverse range of barrel-aged beers and letting our brewers mad scientist skills shine.

Check out last year’s lineup below and mark your calendars for Barrel Royale next Fall!

Ladies and Gentleman, coming to you LIVE from the Karl Strauss Tasting Room & Beer Garden in Pacific Beach! A knock down, drag out craft beer “Barrel Royale” featuring a lineup of our Barrel-Aged, Rare, & Sour beers going toe-to-toe with your taste buds! The stacked fight card consists of some the biggest, the baddest, and all around heavy weight champions of the Karl Strauss roster.

Included With Your Ticket:
+ A limited edition, gold rimmed “Barrel Royale” tasting glass
+ 10 5oz tasters of your choice
+ Unlimited Venissimo Cheese, Chacuterie, and Eclipse Chocolate Pairings
+ An event exclusive Barrel Royale growler with a choice of fill from a list of our limited releases pouring that night.

On Tap

Wild Ride
Barrel-Aged Sour Red Trolley Ale with Raspberries

Whiskey Barrel-Aged Porter
American Porter Aged in Woodford Reserve Whiskey Barrels

Barrel-Aged Morning Bird Stout
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Coffee Stout

Deux Amis (Monkey Paw Brewing Collaboration)
Barrel-Aged Blended Wild Ale

Queen of Tarts
Barrel-Aged Dark American Sour with Cherries

Tequila Barrel-Aged Imperial Pilsner
Imperial Pilsner aged in Partida Tequila Barrels

Cabernet Barrel-Aged Red Trolley with Currants
Heitz Cellars Cabernet Barrel-Aged Red Ale with Currants

Red Wine Barrel-Aged Red Trolley
Irish-Style Red Ale Aged in Longshadow Pirouette Barrels

27th Anniversary
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Double Chocolate Imperial Stout

Pappy Van Winkle Barrel-Aged Chocolate Stout
Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout with Coco Nibs

Barrel-Aged Rye Imperial Stout
Imperial Rye Stout Aged in Breckenridge Bourbon Barrels

Barrel-Aged Peanut Butter Cup Porter
Buffalo Trace Bourbon Barrel-Aged Brown Porter with Cocoa Nibs and Peanuts

Barrel-Aged Seven Sharks-a-Circling
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial Smoked Porter

Under the Stairs-Guava
Fruited American Wild Ale Aged in American Oak Barrels

Under the Stairs-Fig
Fruited American Wild Ale Aged in American Oak Barrels

Under the Stairs-Pomegranate
Fruited American Wild Ale Aged in American Oak Barrels

Under the Stairs-Date
Fruited American Wild Ale Aged in American Oak Barrels

Control Point
Fruited American Sour Ale

Barrel-Aged Red Trolley
Breckenridge Bourbon Barrel-Aged Red Ale

28th Anniversary
Four Roses Bourbon Barrel-Aged Two Tortugas Belgian Quad

Maple Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Wreck Alley Imperial Stout
Woodenville Maple Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout

Barrel-Aged Singularity
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Black IPA

Barrel-Aged Tower 20 IIPA
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial IPA

Nitro-Barrel-Aged Peanut Butter Cup Porter
Buffalo Trace Bourbon Barrel-Aged Brown Porter with Cocoa Nibs and Peanuts

Barrel-Aged Baltic Bliss
Breckenridge Bourbon Barrel-Aged Baltic Porter

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