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Monthly archives: November, 2013

East Meets West: How the Ontario Cask Ale Community Created @CaskAleLA

In the summer of 2010 I was between jobs and out of necessity decided to go back into the service industry for a few months. I had slung drinks behind a bar at various times in my twenties and actually really enjoyed it. I always said “If I wasn’t in the tv business, I’d be in the bar business.” But this time I wanted to work in a place that focused on something I love



Cask Ale-ert (11/22/13) @smogcitybeer @bootleggersbrew

Casks Available Today (11/22/13): Smog City Brewing (Torrance) – Grape Ape IPA w/ Amarillo Hops Bootleggers Brewery (Fullerton) – So Co IPA w/ Wasabi Beachwood Brewing & BBQ (Long Beach) – X-Factor IPA w/ Mosaic Hops Ladyface Ales (Agoura Hills) – Pumpkin Pie PA (Chesebro IPA w/ Pumpkin Pie Spice) The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone Arrogant Bastard w/ Amalia fresh hops The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone IPA w/ Chinook Hops The



Cask Ale-ert! (11/20/13) @noblealeworks @beachwoodBBQ_LB @ESBCBrews @ladyfaceale

Casks Available Today (11/20/13): Noble Aleworks (Anaheim) – Lebowski’s White Russian Beachwood Brewing & BBQ (Long Beach) – X-Factor IPA w/ Mosaic Hops Ladyface Ales (Agoura Hills) – Pumpkin Pie PA (Chesebro IPA w/ Pumpkin Pie Spice) The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone Arrogant Bastard w/ Amalia fresh hops The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone IPA w/ Chinook Hops The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone Double Bastard w/ Amalia fresh hops Tony’s



Cask Ale-ert! (11/18/13) @dailypint @tonysdartsaway @38degrees_LA

What a weekend of great beer for Los Angeles. Between the Smog City Fan Appreciation Event, LAIPAfest, Alpine Village Beer Festival, The Bruery Barrel Aged Beer Party and a special cask tapping at Monkish, how did anyone even make it to work this morning? On tap: cask of Red Table (amber w pink peppercorns) + Thai basil + Sriracha http://t.co/TapL5tFVIf — monkish brewing co. (@monkishbrewing) November 16, 2013   I unfortunately missed out on many



Cask Ale-ert! 11/14/13 @angelcitybeer @ladyfaceale @dailypint @noblealeworks @karl_strauss @LAipafest @38degrees_LA

Hey folks – Just about a week since I started this thing and its picking up steam nicely. Getting a lot of followers and bars/breweries/you all seem very supportive of the endeavor – providing me with information as it comes up. I’m a big fan of what they do over at taphunter, but I also think it can be complimented by crowd-sourced aggregation like what I’m doing with @CaskAleLA. I visited beerbellyla last night for