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Monthly archives: May, 2014

What’s On Cask? (5/30/14)

On Tap Now: * Smog City Brewing (Torrance) – Double Dry-Hopped Hoptonic w/ Amarillo and Crystal * Noble Aleworks (Anaheim) – Naughty Sauce w/ Pistachios * Hangar 24 Brewing Craft Brewery (Redlands) – Double IPA w/ mint and bourbon oak chips * Story Tavern (Burbank) – Eagle Rock Brewing “Bob” – American Pale Ale w/ Falconer’s Flight * Inland Empire Brewing (Riverside) – Habanero Hefeweizen * Eagle Rock Brewing (Glendale) – “Bob” – American Pale Ale w/ Falconer’s Flight * Figueroa Mountain Brewing (Buellton) – Shark Lips Red w/ Centennial and Chinooks



CaskAleLA On The Road: Las Vegas NV

There’s a lot of craft beer in the world and sometimes I leave the comforts of Los Angeles to find it. My beer adventures are documented here. Vegas isn’t particularly known for craft beer and it is one of the few major cities that is behind the curve in terms of building its own beer community. Its really unfortunate considering the sheer amount of bars that are in the city of Vegas, and I’m sure



What’s On Cask? (5/28/14)

On Tap Now: * Ladyface Ale Companie (Agoura Hills) – “Porter Picked a Pickled Pepper”! Picture City Porter infused with Ghost Pepper * The Pub @ Golden Road (Glendale) –  Cask Night TBD * The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Sierra Nevada Sno Wit IPA Figueroa Mountain Brewing (Buellton) –  Crocodile Hunter DIPA Figueroa Mountain Brewing (Los Olivos) – Lizard’s Mouth DIPA w/ Simcoe Blue Palms Brewhouse (Hollywood) – Eagle Rock Brewing Falconer’s Flight Double Dry Hopped XPA Beachwood BBQ (Seal Beach) – Ritual Hop-o-matic IPA The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) –



Drinking On A Monday: Prairie Artisan Ales / Evil Twin Bible Belt

Drinking on a Monday Tuesday is a short column where I share that one bottle that I open after the most dreadful of all weekdays. After spending the last month or so really focusing on farmhouse ales, its time to change directions a bit and check out something on the high ABV, roastier side. As I mentioned a few posts back, I’m pretty obsessed with Prairie Artisan Ales these days, and while I was at Bottlecraft



What’s On Cask? (5/27/14)

On Tap Now: Figueroa Mountain Brewing (Buellton) –  Crocodile Hunter DIPA Figueroa Mountain Brewing (Los Olivos) – Lizard’s Mouth DIPA w/ Simcoe Blue Palms Brewhouse (Hollywood) – Eagle Rock Brewing Falconer’s Flight Double Dry Hopped XPA Beachwood BBQ (Seal Beach) – Ritual Hop-o-matic IPA The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone Arrogant Bastard w/ Amarillo The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone IPA w/ Ginger, Mint & Lime The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone Go To