Dungeness Crab Season Come and enjoy fresh Dungeness crab at the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company, prepared in four different ways:Classic Cold or Warm Cracked Crab with fresh garlic bread and drawn butter; Warm Cracked Crab topped and served with a side of housemade pesto with fresh garlic bread; and Warm Cracked Crab topped with Cajun spices and served with fresh garlic bread and drawn butter.

Thanksgiving Dinner: Thursday, November 26, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. In addition to the regular menu available throughout Thanksgiving Day, Chef Federico Godinez features classic holiday specials such as a house-roasted turkey with all the trimmings, butternut squash soup, and an array of desserts such as classic pumpkin pie and pumpkin ice cream. Reservations are strongly encouraged; please contact (650) 728-BREW or visit rezku.com.

Funky Sweater & Scotch Ale Winter Ale Release Party: Friday, December 9, 6 - 7:30 p.m., in the bar In honor of the crisp holiday season, the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company has crafted a big, malty winter warmer called Sneaky Peat Winter Ale. Guests are invited to don their funkiest holiday sweater and join the brewers for the release of this winter ale, with seasonal menu specials presented by Chef Godinez. The Brewing Company awards a special prize for the “funkiest sweater,” and also has small gifts on hand for everyone who shows their funky sweater spirit.

The Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is located at 390 Capistrano Road in Half Moon Bay, Calif. Additional information may be found at www.hmbbrewingco.com

The Brewing Company just opened its first outpost: Pacific Standard Taproom & Growler Station in the heart of Berkeley this past month. Dedicated to setting the bar for craft beer on the West Coast, Pacific Standard will offer a wide variety of 15 to 20 local and regional beers on tap, with up to 50 percent of the beer sourced from the on-site brewery at Half Moon Bay Brewing Company, in a cool, relaxing coastal atmosphere. The taproom will be open seven days a week. Additional information may be found at pacificstandardtaproom.com.