Eye On The Beer

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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Must-Go Events During SF Beer Week 2015

SF Beer Week is the largest, most anticipated, and prestigious gathering of the Northern California craft beer community…

02/03/2015

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Giants Plan Popup Beer Garden, Shopping Venue Built With Shipping Containers In AT&T Park Lot

A proposed project which would create a mini “pop-up village” featuring a beer garden and retail shops in a parking lot by AT&T Park is scheduled to be considered by the San Francisco Port Commission on Tuesday.

01/13/2015

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Eye On The Beer: Who Says Beer Can’t Solve Your Problems? Introducing ‘The Problem Solver’ IPA

A Copenhagen microbrewery is running with the idea that moderate alcohol intake improves innovation and creativity with their beer ‘The Problem Solver.’

12/29/2014

(Lagunitas Brewery)

Strong Storm, Flooding Shuts Down Lagunitas Brewery In Petaluma

A powerful storm sweeping through the Bay Area Thursday gave employees at Lagunitas Brewery something else to swim in for a change.

12/12/2014

Anchor Brewing BigLeaf Maple Autumn Red

Eye On The Beer: Anchor Brewing BigLeaf Maple– Big Flavors, No Syrupy Cloying Sweetness To Ruin A Great Flavor Pairing

Fall and beer are perfect pairs, and while I love pumpkin beers, and coffee beers, and spiced beers, Anchor Steam’s BigLeaf Maple Autumn Red was my first time sampling a maple beer. It’s a brilliantly crafted pairing of opposite flavors — an oxymoronic concoction of alcoholic excellence.

11/18/2014

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Best Beer Destinations In America

Many vacations are planned around different things, including visiting historical sites, the beach and different wineries. Beer enthusiasts can also have the vacation of their dreams by planning a beercation.

10/27/2014

(Pabst Brewing Company)

Eye On The Beer: Pabst Blue Ribbon Sold To Russian Company

Say it ain’t so! Pabst Blue Ribbon has been acquired by Russian company Oasis Beverages. Along with PBR Oasis also takes on Rainier, Lone Star, Old Style, Colt 45, Schlitz and more, thereby pretty much cornering the market in ironic Americana beer drinking.

09/19/2014

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EYE ON THE BEER: Coffee Beers More Common, Lagunitas, Ruhstaller, and Speakeasy Breweries All High On The List

Coffee and beer are my two favorite beverages, and these three beers combine the two incredibly complex and rich flavors in such skillful and tasty ways that it’s impossible to choose a winner from these three stouts and porters brewed with coffee.

07/18/2014

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BEER REVIEW: Back In Black, Black IPA, 21st Amendment Brewing Company, San Francisco

CBS Local’s Bradford Hornsby reviews “Back In Black” one of the latest year round craft beer offerings from…

07/14/2014

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