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Craft Beer Los Angeles

Best L.A. Beers of 2019, Lavabeer + 12 Days of Christmas

This year, you will probably see a lot of Top 19 Beers of 2019 lists. Next year will bring the inevitable 20/20 lists, but I want to focus on (9) SoCal best beers, (2)...

Food Writer Los Angeles

Food Writing Highs + Lows

The job itself is a joy. I love writing stories about inspiring dishes and people, sharing their tales, and learning about new cultures. Of course, when I post on Food GPS, I have total...

Craft Beer Los Angeles

Best Selling Beers From Los Angeles Brewery Taprooms

Sales numbers reveal insights into a brewery’s current focus and audience. With that in mind, I recently asked nine brewery owners and staffers to answer one question: “What’s the best selling beer in your...

Beervana Mood, Old Gnome + Black Firday

October and November have not been kind to fans of beer in Portland, Oregon. Laurelwood Brewing got snatched up by the investment arm of Ninkasi Brewing, then longtime mainstay Lompoc Brewing shuttered. The Rock...

Beer Gifts

Beer-y Christmas Gifts, B.F.R. + Anniversary Weekend

The Starbucks holiday cups are out so you know what time of year it is even if the weather is still plenty warm outside. It is time to plan gifts for that beer lover...

Craft Beer Los Angeles

New El Segundo Breweries, Kern River Pumpkin + Cask is Not Dead

Street names like Nevada and Illinois may be from out of state, but El Segundo’s two newest breweries are carving out niches specific to SoCal. Niches that revolve almost more around the theme than...