Category Archives: Beer and Food Pairing Event

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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California Cafe Brewmasters Dinner featuring Strike Brewing Company

My apologies for getting this information out so late. I usually try and publish information about upcoming events early enough for you to take into consideration when planning your social schedules but it would appear that I am a day … Continue reading

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Breaking Bread: How to Mill your Spent Grain

So, you’ve just finished homebrewing and now you’re staring at a huge pile of spent grain wondering what do do with it. Worst case, you could just throw it away, but that would be a waste of a perfectly viable … Continue reading

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Brewmasters Dinner at California Café featuring Black Diamond Brewing Company

California Café in Palo Alto is brewing up another event in their Brewmasters Dinner series, this time featuring the craft beers of Black Diamond Brewing Company. Based out of  Concord, California, Black Diamond started off as brew pub. After a period … Continue reading

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Chef and Brewer Autumn Dinner at Rock Bottom

Looking to finish up your month with some craft beer and food? Rock Bottom in Campbell is hosting a craft beer and food pairing dinner. This is the first beer dinner that Rock Bottom is throwing that I know of. … Continue reading

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2012 Beer vs. Wine Dinner at The Duck Club – Stone Brewing vs. Moët Hennesy USA

The 3rd Annual Beer vs. Wine Dinner at the Duck Club, featuring the craft beers of Stone Brewing Company, is nearly upon us! I’ve had the good fortune to have been able to attend the first two, and in both … Continue reading

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Gordon Biersch Cheese, Sausage, and Beer Tasting Recap

Last week Gordon Biersch held an intimate craft beer and food pairing event in their San Jose brew pub location. Held in the loft space near the bar, San Jose Gordon Bierch brewmaster Jeff Liles hosted the event where he … Continue reading

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“Breast Friends” American Cancer Society Fundraiser at Faultline Brewing Company

Sunnyvale craft brewery Faultline Brewing Company is hosting a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, humorously named “Breast Friends”. All proceeds will be going to the charity, which is great to hear. Here is the event information. Who: Faultline Brewing … Continue reading

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Strike Brewing Company Beer Dinner at Palace Cafe

The run of beer and food events continues! This time Strike Brewing Company will be having a beer dinner at the Palace Cafe in Sunnyvale. The 5-course menu, at least the preliminary one I’ve seen, looks very interesting. Strike Brewing Company Beer … Continue reading

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Beer, Cheese, and Sausage Pairing at Gordon Biersch

As a fan of craft beer and food pairings, I’m pleased to say there will be several such events happening this month. Instead of listing them all in one, long post, I will post each event separately over the next … Continue reading

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