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Another good beer source gone?

April 28th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Yesterday, I was walking home and decided to pop into Coit Liquor in North Beach to see what they had in stock. I was sadly greeted by this sign: While Coit Liquor may not have been the best bottle shop for beer and wine, it was in my neighborhood – and they cared about good […]

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Bison about to release beer brewed at Mendocino Brewing Company

April 13th, 2009 · Comments Off

Amazingly, I almost never get sent press releases.  Once in awhile there is an email for some odd beer related product. But I got a good one last week and so I give it to all of you. Go forth and drink Bison! Oh and if you like Bison beer check out our video that […]

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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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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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Sad news – Bill Brand 1939 – 2009

February 20th, 2009 · Comments Off

I just heard that Bill Brand has passed away. Not much to say but that I will miss him. I only talked to him a few times but seeing him at beer events around the bay area or reading his column made me very happy. Bill – enjoy the beer up there – you deserve […]

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