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Daily archives: February 28th, 2014

5 Reasons to Drink Cask Ale

I dream of a day that I can walk into any beer bar in Los Angeles (or anywhere, really) and ask my favorite 3-word phrase: “What’s on cask?” But that day won’t come until more people demand casks from their local watering holes. Casks aren’t cheap and they don’t have much of a shelf life, so if people aren’t drinking them quickly, bars aren’t going to stock them. Need further convincing? Here’s 5 reasons:



What’s On Cask? (2/28/14)

On Tap Now / Tapping Today: Smog City Brewing (Torrance) – Amarilla Gorilla double dry-hopped w/ Simcoe and Citra. Bottle Logic Brewing (Anaheim) – Double Actuator on whole Citra hops (served by OCBeerBlog) Hangar 24 Brewing (Redlands) – Alt-Bier with Augie’s Coffee House’s Ethiopian Roast Story Tavern (Burbank) –Eagle Rock Brewery Populist IPA with Anzacs Hop Angel City Brewing Company (DTLA) – Rain Dance Rye (Dark Rye Lager) Karl Strauss Brew Pubs (All Locations) –



What’s On Cask? (2/27/14)

On Tap Now / Tapping Today: Story Tavern (Burbank) – LA Ale Works Dampfmaschine California Common Angel City Brewing Company (DTLA) – Rain Dance Rye (Dark Rye Lager) Karl Strauss Brew Pubs (All Locations) – Wreck Alley w/ Cinnamon and Curacao The Pub at Golden Road Brewing (Glendale) – Russian Imperial Stout aged on French Oak Ladyface Ale Companie (Agoura Hills) – Crystal Rain (Ladyface IPA w/ Crystal Hops) Beachwood BBQ (Seal Beach) –Sublimely Self-Righteous