Tag Archives: The Bruery

12 Beers of Christmas 2012 – Day 5 – 5 Golden Rings from The Bruery

On the 5th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me… 5 Golden Rings, The Bruery, 11.5% ABV Southern California based craft brewery, The Bruery, came up with the fantastic idea of creating a line of holiday beers themed … 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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12 Beers of Christmas 2011 – Day 4

Sorry for getting these reviews out late today. Spent my morning up in the Cow Palace at the Dickens' Fair. If you've never been, this is a fantastic, all-ages event that harkens back to the Victorian England within the novels … Continue reading

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12 Beers of Christmas – Day 3: 3 French Hens from The Bruery

On the 3rd day of Christmas my true love gave to me, 3 French Hens. Which is true. I have my true love, Mrs. BetterBeerBlog, to thank for sourcing this bottle of beer. She happened to have the day of and … Continue reading

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12 Beers of Christmas – Day 2: 2 Turtle Doves from The Bruery

The Christmas carol The 12 Days of Christmas served as the inspiration for this series of beer reviews. While the lyrics seems mundane, and even a little nonsensical, they are rooted in Christian symbolism. “2 turtle doves”, for instance, refers … Continue reading

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2009 Savor Beerfest Recap

BetterBeerBlog friends and readers, Diane and Michael, have provided the content for today’s post. I met these two people at the Beer & Chocolate Dinner Firehouse Brewery & Grill in Sunnyvale hosted for SF Beer Week. Turns out that Diane … Continue reading

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2009 Legendary Boonville Beerfest Recap

This year’s Boonville Beerfest can be summed up in one word: wet. It was raining on the drive up. It was raining when we picked up Mario. It continued to rain as we put up our tent. It rained in … Continue reading

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