Entries Tagged as 'California Beer'

Firestone Walker Brewing Visits The Sixgill With Special Beers Tonight

March 25th, 2014 · 1 Comment · California Beer, Events

Firestone Walker Brewing Company is one of the best-rounded breweries in the country. Their hoppy beers are fantastic. Their barrel-aged strong ales are tough to beat. Their flagship DBA & Pivo Pils are perfect when looking to have a few pints. You get the picture. So, when Firestone rolls into Seattle for a visit and […]

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Ugly Sweater Party With Firestone Walker Brewing at Brouwer’s Cafe Tonight

December 12th, 2013 · No Comments · California Beer, Events

It’s that time of year when it’s actually appropriate to wear some ugly clothes. Pull those ugly Christmas sweaters out of the drawer and head over to Brouwer’s Cafe tonight at 6pm. Brouwer’s will be featuring some amazing beers from California’s Firestone Walker Brewing, and there will also be prizes and gifts given out. See […]

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Quick Trip: Medford & Ashland to the Trinity Alps

September 6th, 2013 · No Comments · Beer Travels, California Beer

My wife has come to understand that pretty much any vacation/long weekend/excursion is bound to include some beer exploration (Really, she loves it as much as I do). One of the first things I do when we decide to take a trip is research to figure out where we might be able to visit. So, […]

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West Seattle’s Super Deli Mart to Pour Lineup of Rare Brews from Firestone Walker on Sunday

February 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · California Beer, Events

Here is another stellar event this weekend that I forgot to mention earlier. Super Deli Mart, the West Seattle convenience store turned beer spot, will be holding a “Firestone Walker Brewing Tasting Extravaganza” this Sunday starting at 1pm. They will be featuring some of the beers that make up the blend for the very special […]

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Washington Receives Limited Release of Stone Enjoy By 02.15.13 IPA

January 16th, 2013 · 9 Comments · Beer Releases, California Beer

IPAs are meant to be drunk fresh, and Stone Brewing wants to do their best to make sure the product they are distributing is as fresh as possible when it gets into your glass. The Stone Enjoy By IPA series is meant to do just that, calling out the date that the beer should be […]

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Five IPAs That Will Help You Forget About Pliny the Elder

January 2nd, 2013 · 54 Comments · California Beer

With the recent announcement that Russian River Brewing Company is pulling out of the Washington market, beer drinkers across Seattle are bemoaning the loss of their outstanding IPAs, Belgian-style ales and barrel-aged beers from retailers’ shelves. But, no beer will be missed by more consumers than Pliny the Elder. This uber-popular 8% ABV Double IPA […]

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Russian River Brewing Company Withdraws from Washington Market

January 1st, 2013 · 17 Comments · California Beer, General Beer News

Russian River Brewing Company, the Santa Rosa, CA, brewery best known for their popular Pliny the Elder Double IPA, recently announced their decision to withdraw from the Washington market. Ultimately, the demand for Russian River beers in their home market, in particular at their brewpub, led to them making this decision. Russian River does distribute […]

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Double Mountain Brewery at Brouwer’s Cafe and Firestone Walker Brewers Night at Beveridge Place Pub Tonight

May 31st, 2012 · No Comments · California Beer, Events, Washington Breweries

One of the best things about getting Monday off for the Memorial Day holiday is that Thursday is already here and the week continues to fly by. If you’re ready to get the upcoming weekend started a bit early, Brouwer’s Cafe and Beveridge Place Pub both have some events worth considering tonight. Brouwer’s Cafe will […]

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Lagunitas Beer Dinner at DeLuxe Bar & Grill This Thursday

May 21st, 2012 · 1 Comment · Beer & Food, California Beer

If you don’t have too bad of a post-Seattle Beer Week hangover, The DeLuxe Bar & Grill will be hosting a Hawaiian-themed beer dinner featuring offerings from Lagunitas Brewing Company. The dinner will take place Thursday, May 24 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm and the cost is just $35 plus tax and gratuity. Reservations are required and can  […]

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San Francisco Quickie

December 12th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Beer & Food, Beer Travels, California Beer

This past week found me in San Francisco for work, and while this most definitely was not a “beer trip” I did have some time to explore some of the city’s best beer spots. I really, really enjoyed what I saw of the city, from the long walk I took on the waterfront to exploring […]

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