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Entries from April 2010

Anchor Steam SOLD!

April 27th, 2010 · 1 Comment

I just saw on KNTV (local San Francisco news) that Fritz Maytag sold Anchor Steam. Fritz was a major player in reviving the craft beer industry and has been personally leading Anchor for 45 years now. I guess he needs a break. And before you ask, no, he did not sell it to A-B. According […]

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Tags: General

Headed north…way north

April 20th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Dear Jasmine & Joe, Bend, OR was great! I went to Deschutes (free tasters), then to Bend Brewery (female brew master), then to Silver Moon Brewing (divey, no need to act classy here!) and ended my afternoon at the Deschutes brew pub. They use their spent grain to make hamburger buns & feed cows. They […]

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Tags: Mountainbeering

Beer Revolution

April 19th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Beer Revolution is becoming the untouchable beer dream for me. I tried to go the other night with friends, but they wound up leaving before I got there. I met them at The Trappist. Tonight, I met friends at The Trappist and we tried to go to Beer Revolution after, but they were already closed. […]

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Drinking at Ironside

April 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

Firestone Honey Blonde @ Ironside in San Francisco. Very good balanced blonde. I think it is a contract beer.

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Go East and Drink Some Wine

April 9th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Give the East Bay some love this weekend and go to the 3rd Annual “Passport to the East Bay Wine Trail” 3rd Annual “Passport to the East Bay Wine Trail”

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Tags: Non-Beer Beverages · Tastings