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5 California Casks Not To Miss at Cask Days 2014

Cask Days

Going to a big beer festival can be both stressful and overwhelming. You only have so much time and, if you are going to a good festival, the beer selection should offer you more options than you could possibly drink. With over 300 beers available (have you seen this list?), Cask Days certainly falls into this category. But because I’m the person organizing the California brewery feature, I have the unique opportunity to have tasted



California Brewery Feature at Cask Days 2014, presented by CaskAleLA

Cask Days

Since starting this site in November 2013, my conversations about cask ale have inevitably led the mention of Cask Days, an all-cask festival in Toronto that is currently in its 10th year. Its a really fantastic festival that features hundred of cask ales from breweries all over Canada and its a big part of how I grew to love cask-conditioned ales in the first place. If you have been following my twitter and instagram lately,



What’s On Cask? (9/19/14)

On Tap Now: * Macleod Ale (Van Nuys) – Session Gap w/ Bramling Cross * Absolution Brewing (Torrance) Sinner Coffee Stout * 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 Karl Strauss Brew Pubs (Universal City Walk) – Oktoberfest Macleod Ale (Van Nuys) – The Little Spree (Yorkshire Pale), The Kings Taxes (Scottish 60/-), Session Gap Bitter, Jackie Tar Brown Stout Ladyface Ale Companie (Agoura Hills) –  “Piezenbock” –



What’s On Cask? (9/17/14)

On Tap Now: * Highland Park Brewery (Highland Park) – Beer Spaceship APA w/ Mosaic * Macleod Ale (Van Nuys) – The Little Spree (Yorkshire Pale), The Kings Taxes (Scottish 60/-), Session Gap Bitter, Jackie Tar Brown Stout * Ladyface Ale Companie (Agoura Hills) –  “Piezenbock” – Weizenbock w/ Hazelnut & Pumpkin Pie spices Barrelhouse 101 (Ventura) – Island Brewing Belgian IPA The Med (Hermosa Beach) – Epic Brewing 825 Stout w/ Cocoa Nibs The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Sierra Nevada Flipside Red IPA | Stone



What’s On Cask? (9/15/14)

On Tap Now: Ladyface Ale Companie (Agoura Hills) –  On The Fence (Red Rye w/ Palisade) Barrelhouse 101 (Ventura) – Island Brewing Belgian IPA The Med (Hermosa Beach) – Epic Brewing 825 Stout w/ Cocoa Nibs The Daily Pint (Santa Monica) – Sierra Nevada Flipside Red IPA | Stone Go To IPA w/ Amarillo | Stone Levitation Amber w/Hibiscus Powder | Stone Ruination w/ White Ash *Tapped Today On Deck: (9/17/14) Highland Park Brewery (Highland Park) – Beer Spaceship APA w/ Mosaic (9/17/14) Macleod Ale (Van