京A Brewing Co.
Brewing out of The Big Smoke and on tap at 4Corners, Trouble Bar and The Local, the guys at 京A are making moves. This month (actually today, Valentine's Day) they are tapping a new lager called Lucky 8 Lager exclusively at The Local. The deal is 1 liter steins of Lucky 8 Lager for 88RMB from 8 until late. You can also find their beer on tap at the Under the Sea: 4 Corners Class of 2014 Prom beginning tonight, February 14th, at 10pm.
Besides Valentine's Day events, they have 3 other events coming to The Big Smoke. First, Flight Nights, beginning Monday, February 24th. Get a flight of all 6 京A beers on tap and try Gordon's Double-Down Danger-Dogs.
Next, they will begin having The Brewer's Table events which are guided beer tastings on February 26. Unfortunately, this event has been completely reserved. They will also have an event on March 26. You can reserve a seat at email@example.com.
Finally, The Experiment on March 4. This will be a food and beer pairing event as well as a release for an experimental beer. Reservations are required to The Big Smoke at +86 10 6416 2683.
Great Leap Brewing
GLB has a special Valentine's Day Dinner for Two Special tonight, February 14th, from 6-11pm. 248RMB for a choice of any two burgers or sandwiches, any four beers, and a large slice of Red Velvet cake to share courtesy of Sweet Tooth Bakery. Reservations are not needed.
Mondays are Growler Day at GLB. You get a free growler of Pale Ale #6 with any growler purchase. This promo is only available at their #12 Xinzhong Brewpub location.
New beers on tap this month include: Edmund Backhouse Session Pils (4.1%), Beat the Landlord Barley Wine (11.2%), Hello, Esposito Chai Masala Stout (6.5%), and Chocolate Stout (6.5%).
Slow Boat Brewery
Wednesday is Beerjinger night at Slow Boat Taproom. Beerjingers can fill their growlers with either Three Sheets Coffee Porter or Knot 51 Red Ale for 120RMB.
Slow Boat recently collaborated with Home Plate BBQ on a new beer called The Cannon (4.5%). The grains were smoked giving the beer an applewood-smoke aroma. This beer is exclusively on tap at both Home Plate BBQ locations.
News beers on tap this month are: Golden Maple Ale (6.5%), Cutter New Zealand Pale Ale (5.5%), Angry Seas Black IPA (5.5%), North Star Anise Stout (6.2%), and High Tide IPA (7.2%).