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Brew & You

Craft Beer

#FlagshipFebruary, Rosalie + Sour to the People

“What is the newest beer you got?” has replaced past beer questions like “What is the highest ABV beer?” and “What is the hoppiest beer you’re pouring?” in the minds of some independent beer...
Breweries Southern California

New Breweries to Visit in 2019, Dream of Barleywine + Plan 9 from Eagle Rock

At the end of 2018, I finally visited Liberation Brewing. I highlighted six upcoming breweries in April of last year and with that last taster flight (OK, two taster flights), I had ticked all...
Best Beers 2018

Best Beers of 2018, Fair State + NYE with ABC

For my annual “Best of” list, I have decided to change it up (yes, again). For 2018, I am breaking my list into five style categories with two picks apiece. I felt that I...

The Widmer Way, Classic L.A. Beers + Beachwood BBQ Turns 12

As craft beer turns the calendar, shortly, on 2018, it is instructive to go back in time to learn the history that this industry is accumulating. The Widmer Way by writer/beer blogger/beer podcaster Jeff...
Beer Delivery Los Angeles

Craft Chaser, Christmas Beer Icons + California Wildfires

We may live in a time of drones and sort-of self-driving cars but when it comes to beer at the click of a button, the reality is much harder. But there is a new...
Beer Gifts

Beer Christmas Gifts, Terms & Conditions + LA Phil Casual Fridays

One week and one day from now, Black Friday descends and the shopping begins. Each year, I point out some beer gifts that are an improvement on just a plain old gift card and...