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Monthly archives: September, 2014

What’s On Cask? (9/29/14)

On Tap Now: Beachwood BBQ (Seal Beach) – Ritual Rye IPA Ladyface Ale Companie (Agoura Hills) –  “Rancho Red” – Reyes Adobe Red Barrelhouse 101 (Ventura) – Island Brewing Belgian IPA The Med (Hermosa Beach) – Stone Brewing Co. Wheat Beer w/ Citra The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone Go To IPA w/ Orange Peel, Centennial & Chinook | Stone Smoked Porter  w/Toasted Coconut, Darkhorse Coffee & Cocoa Nibs | Stone Pale Ale w/ Peaches & Cinnamon | Stone Sublimely Self-Righteous Black IPA w/Chocolate &



What’s On Cask? (9/26/14)

On Tap Now: * Kinetic Brewery (Lancaster) – Firkin Fest w/ Kinetic & Bravery Brewing * Bootleggers Brewery (Fullerton) – Pumpkin Ale * Absolution Brewing (Torrance) Penance Pale Ale w/ Centennial * Hangar 24 Brewing Craft Brewery (Redlands) –  Twin Engine Cask Night * Story Tavern (Burbank) – Eagle Rock Brewing Cask Night * Figueroa Mountain Brewing (All Locations) – Firkin Friday * Inland Empire Brewing Co. – India Pale Lager Macleod Ale (Van Nuys) – The Little Spree w/ Waimea Hops*, Oaked Kings Taxes*,  The Little Spree w/ Motueka Hops, Session Gap w/



LABW: Where BBQ and Cask Beer Cures a Hangover

Beachwood Cask Force

One of the events on the LA Beer Week schedule that I couldn’t miss was Cask Force! at Beachwood BBQ in Long Beach. After a very long day of drinking at the Kick-Off Event on saturday I awoke a little sluggish. Simply not prepared to wage traffic war against the 405 on a day with perfect beach weather, I opted instead to take the LA Metro Blue Line down to Long Beach which would allow



LA Beer Community Kicks off LA Beer Week!

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I often roll my eyes when people from Orange County or San Diego mention the LA beer community and are quick to dismiss it. These conversations usually include that same person admitting that they haven’t tried many LA beers in the last two years and are basing their opinion on beers and breweries of years past. Its frustrating that this burgeoning community is still forced to prove itself again and again, but with hordes of



What’s On Cask? (9/24/14)

On Tap Now: * Macleod Ales (Van Nuys) – The Little Spree w/ East Kent Goldings, Session Gap w/ Willamette, Nutty Broon w/ U.S. Oak, The Little Spree (Yorkshire Pale), Session Gap Bitter, Jackie Tar Brown Stout * Ladyface Ale Companie (Agoura Hills) –  “Rancho Red” – Reyes Adobe Red Barrelhouse 101 (Ventura) – Island Brewing Belgian IPA The Med (Hermosa Beach) – Stone Brewing Co. Wheat Beer w/ Citra The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Stone Go To IPA w/ Orange Peel, Centennial & Chinook |