Tag Archives: Steve Donohue

Hermitage Brewing Company Releases Ale des Dieux Biere de Garde

Last Friday, Hermitage Brewing Company introduced their latest craft beer, a biere de garde they named Ale des Dieux. The release party, located at Tied House Brewery & Café in Mountain View, was an invite-only event that debuted this new beer … Continue reading

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Brewmasters Dinner at California Café featuring Firehouse Brewery & Grill Recap

Finally got around to recapping the Brewmasters Dinner at California Café featuring the beers from former Firehouse brewmaster Steve Donohue. I could easily say that my plate was full, pardon the pun, but that would only be part of the … Continue reading

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End of an Era – Steve Donohue Steps Down as Firehouse Brewmaster

This is actually not new news. Donohue hasn’t been at Firehouse Brewery & Grill for nearly 2 weeks now. Some might say this was a sudden change, while those of us who know Donohue fairly well will ask what took … Continue reading

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Brewmaster’s Dinner at California Café featuring Firehouse Brewery & Grill

Yes! YES! I know I haven’t even posted the recap of the Brewmaster’s Dinner featuring Moylan’s Brewery & Restaurant. Sue me for going on vacation and spending quality time with Mrs. BetterBeerBlog. That said, the next Brewmaster’s Dinner is right … Continue reading

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Beer in Review: Hardly Thomas Barleywine from Firehouse Brewery & Grill

Had the opportunity to visit Firehouse Brewery & Grill recently to try their latest seasonal. The newest brew is called Hardly Thomas and it’s an example of an English-style barleywine. The name Hardly Thomas is a clever nod to an infamous English-style … Continue reading

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Inaugural bottling of OTIS from Firehouse Brewery & Grill

Firehouse Brewery & Grill brewmaster Steve Donohue has been one busy man. Donohue, and assistant brewer Jason Gutierrez, ended 2011 with a collaboration beer for Beer Revolution and have started 2012 by expanding their bottled beers. Donohue's popular One Tun Imperial … Continue reading

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The Making of St. Eve’s Belgesque Goldish Strong Revolutionary Ale

For a while now, Firehouse Brewery & Grill brewmaster Steve Donohue and High Water Brewing brewmaster Steve Altimari, have been wanting to work together on a collaboration beer. As two, award-winning brewmasters who both respect each other's abilities and knowledge, … Continue reading

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Firehouse Brewery Night at Rose and Crown

The Great American Beer Festival is right around the corner. As a final hurrah before the big event, Firehouse Brewery & Grill brewmaster Steve Donohue will be at the Rose & Crown in Palo Alto for a brewery night. This … Continue reading

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Steve Donohue’s “Vesuvius” Debuts at Beer Revolution

Yesterday Mrs. BetterBeerBlog, our friends and I made the trek up to Oakland to visit Beer Revolution. Over the past few years, Oakland has set themselves up to be a quality location for craft beer. Places like The Trappist, Pacific … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Beer Contest with Pete Slosberg at Firehouse Brewery & Grill

Pete Slosberg is a pioneer of the craft brewing industry and a veteran chocolatier. Habitual readers of this blog will recognize the name, but for those of you who aren’t up-to-date, Pete Slosberg is the “Pete” in Pete’s Wicked Ale … Continue reading

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