Category Archives: General

So long 2012, we hardly knew ye!

As I sit in my office on this bright, final Monday afternoon of 2012, I can’t help but get a little nostalgic about the year that just passed. In many parts of the world, 2012 is already a memory as … Continue reading

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New Beer’s Resolutions

Well, well, well. Look at who gone and spiffied up his blog. Yep, I finally got around to replacing one default blog template with another. At least this second one is a lot more flexible and is easier to read. … Continue reading

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Tied House Café & Brewery is now bottling

Tied House is a brewery that I am getting reacquainted with. When I first started blogging about craft beer, I had overlooked them in favor of far flung breweries and extreme beers. Craft beer was new and exciting and I … Continue reading

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The Little Hop Yard that Could

Update – Received this via email this morning regarding the inventory at the Hop Yard. The 2010 hops harvest is almost at an end!  We had a small harvest of Centennial this year and most of that went to a few … Continue reading

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‘Cause that’s how I roll

Currently working on another of my more lengthy blog posts but in the meantime, I’d like to introduce you to the two latest additions to my blog roll. First up is Operation Monthly. The premise of the blog is simple: … Continue reading

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Public House San Francisco/Mijita Media Night Recap

Call me a “commie” but I will be the first to admit that I am not a fan of baseball. And, despite my personal feelings regarding the Giants” so-called “territorial rights”,  the new Public House has given me a reason … Continue reading

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End of SF Beer Week, changes in the air

*EXHALE* As fun as SF Beer Week was, I’m feeling pretty good that it’s over. There were a variety of events held, lots of good beer had and I’m sure SF Beer Week 2011 will be around the corner before … Continue reading

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Product in Review: The Hangover Cure

To comply with the new FCC guidelines, I received a sample of The Hangover Cure (THC) for free. Whoever manages their Twitter account contacted me and sent me a sample soon afterwards. I had wanted to document my experience with … Continue reading

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Back to your regularly scheduled program

As you may or may not have noticed, I haven’t been publishing on the blog very much as of late. Part of it was because it started to feel like work. Whenever something I’m doing for fun starts to seem … Continue reading

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Beer Wars Movie Recap

Beer Wars has changed how I view the beer industry on a fundamental level. As someone who has designs on entering the brewing industry, I can say this movie has made me take a step back and take pause to … Continue reading

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