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Daily archives: October 10th, 2014

GABF 2014: Altitude Sickness, Pizza and Getting Sour on Sours

GABF Sour Plum

I can’t remember why, but attending the Great American Beer Festival was my wife Heather’s idea. Odd, considering she’s gluten intolerant and can only really drink cider, yet for whatever reason last year she proudly declared we were going to attend in 2014, and that it was going to be my birthday, anniversary and Christmas presents all rolled into one. Fine by me of course, and despite spending months planning for it, it was kind



What’s On Cask? (10/10/14)

On Tap Now: * Bootleggers Brewery (Fullerton)  – Soco IPA w/ habanero * Smog City Brewing (Torrance) Amarilla Gorilla w/ Topaz & Mosaic * Cismontane Brewing (Rancho Santa Margarita) – Marea Roja (Red Sour w/ Thai Chili’s & Basil *  Absolution Brewing (Torrance) Penance Pale Ale w/ Summer Hops *  Hangar 24 Brewing Craft Brewery (Redlands) –  Betty IPA w/ Citra, Centennial, Simcoe *  Story Tavern (Burbank) – Eagle Rock Brewing Cask Night *  Figueroa Mountain Brewing (Buellton) – Lizard’s Mouth IPA w/ Grapefruit *  Figueroa Mountain