Redhook Ale Brewery, Incorporated (Nasdaq: HOOK) announced today that it has scheduled a conference call for Wednesday, November 1, 2000 at 7:30 a.m. PST (10:30 a.m. EST). The purpose of the conference call is to discuss results for the Company's third quarter ended September 30, 2000, which are expected to be released on Tuesday, October 31, 2000, at 3:30 p.m. PST (6:30 EST), after the close of the market. The call will be open to the public.

The conference call can be accessed either through webcast or dial-in. The call will be webcast by CCBN/StreetEvents.com. The webcast can be accessed by going to http://aol.ccbn.com or other Internet portals such as Netscape or Yahoo. The conference call can also be accessed by phone. To ensure phone line availability, please call Anne Mueller at 206-634-4203, or send a fax to 206-548-1305, to confirm your participation and receive conference call instructions.

If you would like to be added to the press release fax list, please call Anne Mueller. Otherwise, to obtain a faxed copy of the press release after it has been released, please call PR NEWSWIRE at 800-758-5804. Follow the recorded instructions, Redhook's company code is 736675, select option #1 and input your fax number. A copy of the press release will be faxed immediately. The press release can also be obtained from PR NEWSWIRE Company News on Call web page at http://www.prnewswire.com. In addition, you may retrieve press releases from the previous 12 months in this same manner.

Redhook is one of the leading independent brewers of craft beers in the United States, and is the premier craft brewer in Washington State. The Company produces eight styles of beer, marketed under distinct brand names: its flagship brand Redhook ESB, Redhook India Pale Ale, Redhook Hefe-Weizen, Blackhook Porter, Double Black Stout, and its seasonal offerings Redhook Blonde Ale, Winterhook and Redhook Nut Brown Ale. Redhook owns and operates two technologically-advanced breweries, one in the Seattle suburb of Woodinville, Washington and the other in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The Fremont Brewery building in Seattle serves as Redhook's world headquarters and home of the landmark Trolleyman Pub. Redhook beer is available in 48 states. Visit the Company's Internet website at www.redhook.com to learn about its products and locate them through your nearest distributor.