Browsing Tags

Laurie Porter

Craft Beer Los Angeles

Smog City West, Salt & Lime + Southland Anniversary

If Smog City Brewing had a motto, it just might be “Here We Grow Again.” The Torrance based brewery from Laurie Porter and Jonathan Porter has a wood cellar across the industrial park from...
Craft Beer Los Angeles

Smog City Brewing Quercus Circus (Drink of the Week)

Brewmaster Jonathan Porter and his wife Laurie, who directs sales, marketing and distribution efforts, have built plenty of good will since Smog City Brewing Company started brewing at Tustin Brewing Company in 2011. Friends...
Craft Beer Los Angeles

Smog City Brewing Progress Report

Smog City Brewing Company has embarked on the road to owning their own brewery, which leads to Torrance (very close to Monkish Brewing, but more on them later). I arrived to check out the...