Monthly Archives: February 2012

SF Beer Week 2012 Event Recap – Lost Coast Night at Harry’s Hofbrau

For SF Beer Week this year, the South Bay had enough events that people really needed to plan where they wanted to go. Which breweries you were a fan of probably played a big part in deciding on where you … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week 2012 Event Recap – Lagunitas Night at Wine Affairs

If you're Wine Affairs, how do you follow up with a successful blind IPA tasting? You bring in a brewery that makes some of the more delicious hoppy ales on the market – Lagunitas Brewing Company. Lagunitas is one of … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week 2012 Event Recap – Blind IPA Tasting at Wine Affairs

Nearly a year ago for the BetterBeerBlog 4-year anniversary, I held a blind tasting of several Double IPAs and IPAs. The main idea was to have fun, but it also became an interesting experiement to see if I could pick … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week 2012 Event Recap – Opening Celebration

Epic. I don't normally engage in hyperbole, it's just not my thing. It sets up expectations that may never be met, and worse, it downgrades the meaning of our words. I'm sure the bacon crusted, maple glazed donut you had this … Continue reading

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Beer in Review: Mountain Goat Brewery Hightail Ale and Australian Pale Ale

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by Daniel Munoz from Specialty Cellars. He wanted to know if I was interested in reviewing a couple of beers from Australian brewery Mountain Goat Brewery. Having never been to Austalia, or even … Continue reading

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Beer Revolution 2nd Anniversary Recap

It's hard to believe that Beer Revolution is only 2 years old now as it seems like they've been a staple in the craft beer community much longer. That shouldn't be taken as a negative more than it is a … Continue reading

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2012 Winter Kraftbrew Festival Recap

At the end of January, the Winter Kraftbrew Fest unofficially kicked off the craft beer festival season, at least in the South Bay. The event was put on by Giant Creative and Naglee Park Garage and featured beers from over … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week in the South Bay: South Bay Brewmasters Dinner at California Café

The craft beer awesomeness continues in the South Bay for SF Beer Week. My friends at California Café Palo Alto are up all kinds of good with the 2nd Annual South Bay Brewmasters Dinner. Unlike the other dinners in the … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week in the South Bay: Harry’s Hofbrau

Tick-tock! Tick-tock! Just a few, short days before SF Beer Week 2012 kicks off in San Francisco. But fear not! You don't have to be in San Francisco to celebrate SF Beer Week. Harry's Hofbrau in San Jose has organized … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week in the South Bay: Wine Affairs

SF Beer Week 2012 is nearly upon us! While the city of San Francisco will be the epicenter of this 10-day celebration of craft beer, events will be held in just about every corner of the Bay Area. Here in … Continue reading

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