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Daily archives: February 25th, 2014

My First Date with Pliny The Younger

There are a lot of things to love about relocating from the frozen tundra of Canadian winter to Southern California, but for someone like me, the exclusive beer releases have been the icing on the cake. I’m coming from a place where getting Stone IPA wasn’t exactly easy, and now I live in a world where Stone is just as common as Molson Canadian is back home. So as the excitement built about this years



Drinking On A Monday: Stochasticity Grapefruit Slam

Drinking on a Monday is a short column where I share that one bottle that I open after the most dreadful of all weekdays. There has been a lot of discussion lately regarding the first release from the (not so) mysterious Stochasticity Project. I’m not going to get into what has already been described so well by BeerGuyLA and later by Beer of Tomorrow. There’s no secret anymore – this is a Stone Beer, and



What’s On Cask (2/24/14)

  On Tap Now / Tapping Today: Surly Goat (West Hollywood) – Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA 38 Degrees Alehouse (Alhambra) – Bootlegger’s Knuckle Sandwich w/ Habanero Beachwood BBQ & Brewing (Long Beach) – Smog City Brewing Amarilla Gorilla w/ Simcoe and Mosaic Beachwood BBQ (Seal Beach) – Stone Sublimely Self Righteous Black IPA w/ Crystal Hops The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone