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Craft Beer California

Lagunitas Brewing Company GravensTime Apple IPA

Gravenstein apples, the pride of Sonoma County, are pretty tough to get your hands on. According to a good San Francisco Chronicle guide The apple varietal, which originated in Denmark and Russia, was so...
Brewmaster Sonoma County

Interview: Lagunitas founder Tony Magee

Chicago native Tony Magee played in a reggae band and worked in the printing industry for nearly a decade before he became addicted to homebrew and decided to share it with the world. He...
Cheese Sonoma County

Interview: Cowgirl Creamery co-founder Sue Conley

Since 1997, Sue Conley and business partner Peggy Smith have grown Cowgirl Creamery into one of the most recognizable cheese brands on the West Coast. Along the way, they’ve grown their creamery from Point...
Brewery Sonoma County

Lagunitas Brewing Company: All About Ales in Industrial Park

Stone proved with their World Bistro & Gardens in Escondido that good beer experiences are possible in industrial parks. Lagunitas doesn’t have the same scope or sheen as Stone, but their month-old Petaluma taproom...