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Entries from February 2009

SF Beer Week: Bistro’s Double IPA Festival

February 8th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Joe and a Beer At Joe’s regular Dan got an early start on this one, though by the time they arrived the Bistro was already packed. They jumped right in to tasting. Denise Jones from Moylan’s and Vinnie Cilurzo of Russian River were both around to talk about and taste the beer. Joe got to […]

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Tags: Beer I can't get my hands on · Tastings

In the Beginning: SF Beer Week

February 8th, 2009 · 2 Comments

 Even the Christmas/Chanukah season does not generate as much anticipation as SF Beer week does in our household. First up, an opening ceremony tapping of the official SF Beer week ale, New Albion, at City Beer Store, which only Joe managed to make it to. He really enjoyed the New Albion Ale, and said it was very drinkable – […]

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Tags: Tastings

Session #24 – An Unexpected Belgian Tripel

February 6th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Two nights ago around 11pm, I was in my pantry or beer cave as I like to call it trying to find a Tripel to taste with Jasmine for the #24 installment of The Session – being run my Musings Over a Pint. I pushed away a bunch of Russian River beers, was momentarily distracted […]

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Tags: Tastings · The Sessions

Is it friday yet?

February 4th, 2009 · 2 Comments

SF beer week looms…friday can’t come soon enough! Here is the first event I am going to at the Jug Shop – here is the info from their site: Kicking off SF Beer Week on Friday, we’ll be pouring the entire line-up from Sierra Nevada including their Pale Ale, Porter, Stout, Wheat, Winter Celebration Ale, […]

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