Beer

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UC Santa Cruz Science Leading To Perfect Beer Brewing, But Ancients Already Knew The Secrets

UC Santa Cruz has perfected the science of beer, and explains how sprouting barley then roasting it gives us the craft brew flavors that are fueling an entire new culinary economy.

04/24/2015

Tilted Shed cider featured at a tasting at Upcider in San Francisco (Upcider).

Can San Francisco Become The Next Big Market For Cider?

Alan Shapiro, co-founder of the Cider Summit to be held in San Francisco on April 25, feels the region is ready for a cider explosion.

04/19/2015

BART Station

BART Battles Brewer In Trademark Dispute Over Beer Named ‘B.A.R.T.’

B.A.R.T. is facing a very unlikely opponent: a brewery in Nevada.

03/19/2015

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Eye On The Beer: Stone Brewing Co. Discontinues Stone Pale Ale, Releases Details On Brewing It At Home

After launching 19 years ago, Stone Brewing Co. has announced the end of their very first (and flagship) beer Stone Pale Ale. As a consolation to fans of the ale, Stone also released detailed instructions on how to brew Stone Pale Ale at home.

03/06/2015

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Eye On The Beer: Comic Book Beers You Must Try

How many comic book-inspired beers could we find out there? And boy did we hit the motherlode thanks to the beer fans at Beer Advocate.

02/20/2015

Anchor Steam Beers (Anchor Brewing Company)

Beer Shortage A Side Effect Of Freighters Waiting On Port Labor Dispute

Getting San Francisco’s famous Anchor Steam beer to overseas markets is getting harder, and Europeans who prefer the hoppy Northern California ales may find the West Coast ports labor dispute literally sobering.

02/13/2015

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Okay, Men — Time To Reclaim Valentine’s Day

It’s time to reconsider what Valentine’s Day is all about. Forget the guilt. Forget the pressure, and forget the pink ribbons and incessant flowers. It’s time men get in on the gift-getting. What are you getting YOUR guy, women?

02/13/2015

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Brewery sans the Brew: Half Moon Bay Brewing Company

I went to the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company in Half Moon Bay and failed to order a brew . . .

02/10/2015

Dallas Cowboys fans tailgate

TGF: The Best Of Tailgate Fan Food

Tailgate Fan looks at the best tailgating foods, course by course. Dig in, and drink up.

02/06/2015

Pliny the Younger being poured at the Russian River Brewing Company in Santa Rosa. (CBS)

A Sneak Peek Inside Russian River Brewing Company, Makers Of Pliny The Younger

On Friday, the Russian River Brewing Company will offer its annual release of Pliny the Younger. KPIX 5 was able to get a rare sneak peek inside the brewery that makes one of the world’s most sought-after beers.

02/06/2015

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