The venerable beer sage Jay Brooks brings word of Anchor Brewing’s latest beer, Brekle’s Brown. Go to Brookston Beer Bulletin for the full details along with a history lesson about the beer’s namesake.

The new beer will be unveiled during SF Beer Week at Anchor Brewing’s 140th Anniversary Party taking place on February 16 at the brewery. It’s an invite only event, but you can try to win tickets over at 7×7. They have five pairs of tickets to giveaway. Just join their mailing list and cross your fingers.

If you’re not a lucky winner, here’s a list of San Francisco locations where you can sip on the limited release while supplies last:

February 17

Anchor & Hope, City Beer Store, Comstock Saloon, Public House, Shotwell’s, & Toronado.

February 18

Jack’s Cannery BarTope Lounge.

February 19

Fat Angel, Monk’s Kettle, Pi Bar & Zeitgeist.

In the East Bay the following locations will also have Brekle’s Brown, but specific days have not been listed. Call the venues for more information.

The Bear’s Lair Brew Pub, Beer Revolution, Ben & Nick’s, Bobby G’s Pizzeria, Café Biere, Jupiter, Kingfish Pub & Café, Spenger’s Fresh Fish Grotto & The Trappist.