San Antonio, TX – Weathered Souls Brewing Co., renowned for its innovative craft beers, is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking partnership with the esteemed Nicola Blaque. This collaboration brings together the brewing prowess of Marcus Baskerville and the culinary brilliance of Chef Nicola Blaque, introducing a dynamic dining concept that seamlessly pairs craft beers with jerk-infused cuisine.

The new kitchen at Weathered Souls Brewing Co., led by Chef Nicola Blaque, will feature a menu inspired by the vibrant flavors of Caribbean jerk seasoning, perfectly matched with Weathered Souls' core beers. Chef Blaque, celebrated for her innovative culinary approach at the Jerk Shack, introduces a mouth-watering menu including dishes such as Smash Burger Sliders with a hop aioli, Street Tacos, and a Grilled Watermelon Salad dressed with a watermelon champagne vinaigrette. Each dish is crafted to enhance the experience of the paired beer, creating a symphony of flavors that are both unique and familiar.

The kitchen will operate from Thursday to Sunday, accommodating guests from 3 PM to 9 PM on Thursdays, 11 AM to 9 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, and from Noon to 8 PM on Sundays. A soft launch is scheduled for April 25, 2024, offering a limited menu that will expand throughout the year.

Marcus Baskerville, co-founder and Director of Brewing at Weathered Souls Brewing Co., brings his award-winning brewing expertise to the table, leading the brewery to multiple accolades including a nomination for the illustrious James Beard Award, Wine Enthusiast 40 under 40 and many more. His innovative spirit and dedication to quality ensure that the beer offerings are nothing short of exceptional.

Chef Nicola Blaque stands out in the culinary world for her ability to reinvent traditional Caribbean flavors with modern twists that appeal to a diverse palate. Her leadership at the Jerk Shack has not only garnered critical acclaim but has also made her a beloved figure in San Antonio’s culinary scene. With nominations for the illustrious James Beard Award, as well as Chef of the year for Culture Maps Top Taste Maker awards and having the honors of the Best fried Chicken in America.

"We are excited to blend the art of brewing with the spice of Caribbean cooking," said Marcus Baskerville. "This partnership with Nicola is a testament to our commitment to innovation and excellence."

The Weathered Souls and Jerk Shack collaboration promises to be a staple for food and beer enthusiasts alike, offering a unique experience that celebrates the rich culinary and brewing cultures of San Antonio.



About Weathered Souls Brewing Co.

Founded in San Antonio, Texas, Weathered Souls Brewing Co. is dedicated to brewing exceptional craft beer. With a focus on quality and innovation, the brewery has earned numerous awards and is a pillar of the craft brewing community in Texas.

About Nicola Blaque**About Chef Nicola Blaque**

Chef Nicola Blaque, the culinary force behind San Antonio's acclaimed Jerk Shack, Mi Roti and Freight Fried Chicken, has carved a niche for herself in the culinary world with her innovative approach to Caribbean cuisine. Known for her signature jerk infusion techniques, Chef Blaque blends traditional Caribbean flavors with contemporary culinary concepts, creating dishes that are both authentic and groundbreaking.


For more information, please contact:

Weathered Souls Brewing Co.

(210) 274-6824