Monthly Archives: October 2012

California Cafe Brewmasters Dinner featuring Lost Coast Brewery

The skies are cloudy, rains have fallen, and the leaves are starting to turn color and fall. It’s finally starting to feel like autumn! Lost Coast Brewery is the featured craft brewery in what could possibly be the final Brewmasters … Continue reading

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Homebrew Session: 2012 Harvest Pale Ale

For the past several years, I’ve been growing hops in my backyard. The desire to grow hops came directly from my interest in homebrewing. It was an experiment that has literally, born fruit (or in this case flowers), that have … Continue reading

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Congratulations to all the Bay Area Craft Breweries that Earned Medals at the 2012 Great American Beer Festival

Another year well on its way and another Great American Beer Festival (GABF) in the books. This annual beer festival is one of the largest in America and is a celebration of the American Craft Brewing industry. For a few short, … Continue reading

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Homebrew Session: “Drop It Like It’s Hopped” Hoppy Hefeweizen (All-Grain)

In retrospect, there’s a lot of things I could’ve done to make this beer better. This was my very first all-grain batch, and for better or worse, it was a “teachable moment”. This was a beer I brewed before using … Continue reading

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