NEW BEER ALERT: Total Domination by Ninkasi Brewing Co.

Ninkasi Brewing Co. is located in Eugene, Oregon and has been around since 2006.  The Total Domination IPA was the first beer Ninkasi founders Jamie Floyd and Nikos Ridge ever produced. Ninkasi’s mission goes beyond just brewing great beer–the brewery is named after the Sumerian goddess of fermentation. The founders wanted their company to represent […]

Beer Jelly Brunch: 9/22

We are excited to host a Beer Jelly Brunch on September 22nd, featuring beer from Berryessa Brewing Company! What is Beer Jelly, you say? I asked Sasha from Berryessa Brewing Company some questions to find out. What exactly is beer jelly? What do you use it for?  Beer Jelly is a spread or preserve made […]

Ruhstaller’s Tripel Dipper Release Party: 7/12

******* We are excited to host the release party for Ruhstaller Beer‘s new brew, Tripel Dipper, with label art by local designer Melissa Arendt! Bows owner Trisha Rhomberg came up with the idea to put local art on local beer bottles, and Ruhstaller was the perfect candidate. “Since Bows’ Evolution into an art gallery and […]

Duchesse De Bourgogne Now Available in Bottles!

We are excited to offer Duchesse De Bourgogne beer in bottles! This is a classic Flanders Red Ale from Belgian brewery Beouwerij Verhaeghe. After a primary and secondary fermentation, this ale is matured in oak barrels for 18 months. The final product is a blend of a younger 8-month-old beer with an 18-month-old beer. The […]

Allagash Grand Cru Now On Tap!

New Beer Alert!! We just tapped Allagash Brewing Co.’s Grand Cru! Allagash Brewing Co., located in Portland, Maine, was started in 1995 by founder Rob Tod. Tod noticed the growing prevalence of German and British style beers in the US, but found that Belgian styles were harder to find, so he decided to focused on […]

Beer Week at Bows!

BEER WEEK starts today! Here are the events we are having at Bows: Saturday, February 23rd from 6-9pm: Eat Better and Drink Better with Ruhstaller Beer and Eat Better (a division of HOF/Hall of Fame). The menu for this event has been designed to be paired specifically with Ruhstaller’s stellar lineup of brews, focusing on […]

Telegraph Brewing Co. Reserve Wheat Ale Now on Tap!

NEW BEER ALERT! We just tapped Telegraph Brewing Co.’s Reserve Wheat Ale! Telegraph Brewing Co. is located in Santa Barbara. Their philosophy is that beer should reflect the traditions of its region (let’s hope they’re not “embodying” the Isla Vista kegger culture). They use as many locally grown ingredients as possible and always brew their […]

Berryessa Brewing Co.’s Belgo Dark Now on Tap!

NEW BEER ALERT! We just tapped Berryessa Brewing Company’s Belgo Dark! Berryessa Brewing Company was founded in 2011 when Chris Miller and his wife Lori relocated from Yakima, Washington (the country’s biggest hop-growing region) to open their own brewery in Winters. Due to Chris’s willingness to experiment and love of unique beers, Berryessa’s beer lineup […]


Lagunitas Brewing Company is well known for its irreverent take on brewing. With titles like “Lil’ Sumpin”, “Censored”, and “Hop Stoopid”, it’s not surprising that their latest release is called “Lagunitas Sucks“. This beer was originally created in 2010 as a substitute for another release, Brown Shugga‘. Lagunitas wasn’t able to make enough Brown Shugga’ […]

Track 7′s Trein Wrak IPA Now on Tap!

We just tapped Track 7 Brewing Co’s seasonal IPA, “Trein Wrak“! Trein Wrak is a Belgian IPA, a style that uses various malts are and Belgian yeast strains (bottle-conditioned) and usually a healthy dose of American hops. “It was created because my wife and I love Belgian Beers and we really loved Le Freak (Green […]