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The Oinkster

Craft Beer Event Los Angeles

Sip & Savor and Stroll, Beginner’s Luck + Art & Beer

It is less than a month until the 2017 edition of L.A. Beer Week and events are already percolating. The first event to catch my interest is the inaugural Eagle Walk: Sip & Savor...
Sandwich Los Angeles

The Oinkster Medianoche (Dose of Vitamin P)

When is a burger not a burger? At The Oinkster in Eagle Rock, December’s Burger of the Month was actually a Cuban-inspired sandwich, but I can forgive the misnomer considering the Medianoche from chef...
Craft Beer Temecula

Long Craft Beer Weekend in Temecula

San Diego may get all the ink and L.A. gets our local love but there are other thriving craft communities out there to check out. One of them is Temecula, with a population of...
Craft Beer Los Angeles

Nitro Should Not Be Forgotten

A wide-ranging variety of beer styles is great but there are also a variety of dispensing styles that should not be forgotten. I was thinking of this when I heard that the fabulous Sunset...
Hamburger Los Angeles

The Oinkster Thai Elvis Burger (Dose of Vitamin P)

“Well they said you was high-classed. Well, that was just a lie.” I still remember Kavee Thongpreecha singing those words when the Elvis impersonator would perform at the original Palms Thai location in Thai...
Craft Beer Los Angeles

Cismontane Brewing Marea Roja (Drink of the Week)

Evan Weinberg and Ross Stewart may have launched Cismontane Brewing on the side of a mountain in out-of-the-way Rancho Santa Margarita, but they’ve still made solid craft beer inroads. The childhood friends recently opened...