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San Diego Beer Week is Upon Us

San Diego Beer Week is Upon Us

For ten days every year one of the world’s top beer destinations rolls out the red carpet to locals and visitors alike for San Diego Beer Week.  While laying claim to over 115 professional brew houses in the county is impressive, the number of breweries isn’t the most important thing to note. And although San … Continue reading

My quick guide to San Diego Beer Week 2014

My quick guide to San Diego Beer Week 2014

For those of my friends in any of my circles – the law, food, philanthropy, neighborhood work, or craft beer – it’s pretty obvious how I feel about great craft beer.  Especially the top-notch San Diego region breweries.  I can make any conversation connect to the great work being done in brewing and economic development around … Continue reading

The Chronicles

The Chronicles

These will be short updates with the date of my journey, any funny stories, maybe a photo or two, and whatever else strikes my fancy.  So, let’s get started, shall we? Tuesday, August 12, 2014 1st Stop: Societe Brewing Company – website here This brewery makes a ton of great beer.  The handles actually have silhouettes … Continue reading

#pintsandpols – Bikes, Bay Park & (craft) beer

#pintsandpols – Bikes, Bay Park & (craft) beer

Pints & Pols is just a name created by a clever guy named Matt that describes an idea: it’s possible to exchange ideas freely and care about our city/region without sounding like whatever screaming head CNN/Fox/MSNBC has trotted out to tell us what to think.  And given the benefit of the San Diego Brewers’ Guild’s … Continue reading

Gems on The Boulevard series: Coffee and Tea Collective

I’ve been frequenting places along El Cajon Boulevard for a few years now and been on my own personal crusade to help clean it up.  So I was thrilled a few months back when a new coffee spot opened up near 30th and ECB.  Let’s talk about the good folks at Coffee and Tea Collective.