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Entries from March 2009

It’s a nice day for a White Lightning

March 28th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Beer at Joe’s has been mostly occupied with our friends’ wedding this past week. Perhaps later Joe will write about the bachelor party, which included stints at both Churchkey and La Trappe, and began with a special shipment of Brooklyn Lager in our garden. Tonight is the actual event, and one of the beers being […]

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Tags: General

Little Opal at Churchkey

March 19th, 2009 · Comments Off

Tonight at Churchkey, our newest local beer bar on Grant Street, they will be tapping kegs of Firestone Walker’s Little Opal. According to the website, Little Opal is the first of four limited releases and “Each release will consist of less than 100 kegs and be available to select accounts throughout California.” We had Little […]

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Tags: Tastings

On Saint Patrick’s Day

March 18th, 2009 · Comments Off

I did not: wear green tell anyone to kiss me because I am Irish drink a pint of draft Guinness get stupid drunk and run around North Beach being annoying I did: drink two PBRs at ten thirty in the morning enjoy farl cooked by Jasmine the night before eat corned beef and cabbage and […]

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Birthday of Joe: 31

March 15th, 2009 · Comments Off

In honor of Joe’s 31st birthday, we decided to chow down on huge amounts of Chinese food with friends, and then do a mini-beer-tour of North Beach–starting with the SF Brewing Company. We’ve never been here before, even though it’s in our neighborhood. We’ve had their beer at events though, and it’s usually decent, with […]

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Tags: Beerventures · Tastings

Get Your Guinness Ice Cream Here

March 12th, 2009 · 1 Comment

From UrbanDaddy: Guinness Ice Cream at Humphry Slocombe By now you’ve had the Secret Breakfast, and you might’ve even tried Guinness Gingerbread, but for a limited time, try a scoop or two of Guinness Soda Bread Ice Cream, with a dusting of bacon peanut brittle for good luck. Mar 14, 15 and 17, 2790 Harrison […]

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