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Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels

May 24th, 2009 · Comments Off

Another beer cocktail from B Bar and Restaurant. Our gracious bartender, Devan van Eyck, whipped this one up for us first. It was a recipe from his Cocktail Lab cohort Tim. The idea behind this drink, the Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels was a drink made up of just booze. Soda? Ha! Juices? No […]

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Breakfast of Champions: more beer cocktails

May 18th, 2009 · Comments Off

After a rousingly successful Session about beer cocktails, we just can’t stop thinking about them here at Beer at Joe’s. A few weeks ago, Joe made contact with Tim, one of the mad geniuses over at Cocktail Lab. He agreed to whip up some beer cocktails for us and we set a date to come […]

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Let’s end the night at La Trappe

April 19th, 2009 · Comments Off

I like La Trappe in North Beach – a lot. I have been going there since they opened and I always have a good time and good beer. Sometimes the food has been a bit off, or maybe the crowd a bit odd (one time the closet started smoking – but they had just opened). […]

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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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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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