• Toronado Pub, San Francisco

    Once you arrive and push the salon-style swing doors, you walk into a Mecca, a drinkers haven.

  • Beer Paradise in the East Bay

    I was fairly caught off guard by the appearance of the place. Once inside, I made my way to the beer section. Wow!

  • Ben & Nick’s

    I love the locale of it, right down the street from BART

American ales

Beer Review: Port Brewing Mongo Imperial IPA

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

Ahh, Halloween weekend. There is a chill in the air, leaves are falling and some holiday parties to prepare for.  I need to get creative this year regarding the costume and I need some
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Beer Review: Stone 15th Anniversary Escondidian Imperial Black IPA

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Somedays you just crave something that you wouldn’t normally want. You just feel like shaking things up a bit.  Step out of the norm, right?
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Beer Review: Drake’s “Aroma Coma” IPA

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

Do you know what I really LOVE?  I love discovering beers that just after the first sip your taste-buds explode.

Now, this doesn’t happen too often, but when it does I become a “mad” fiend about it and tell everyone I know.
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Beer Review: Hop Riot IPA by High Water Brewing

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

I just love discovering NEW and LOCAL.  These two things are what brings a deep smile to my face and makes me happy.  The “new” is a brewery called High Water Brewing Company. The “local” is
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Beer Review: Drake’s Jolly Rodger Imperial Red 2010

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

The long weekend has come to a close. Had a nice little BBQ, got a little sun and had some great beer.  Do I feel guilty being “buzzed” 4 out of 4 days that I had off? Of course not. Long extended
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