Stuck on holiday gift ideas for the craft beer geek in your life? Shop local with Bullets2Bandages, Craft Beerd, Hoppy Beer Hoppy Life, and SD Bottle Factory.Read more
The primary aim of our website is beer reviews, but from time to time we may offer our opinions into happenings in the craft beer industry.
We will use this space for musings, quick announcements, beer related products, and anything else that wouldn’t necessarily get filed under in News section.
Late last week, Stone Brewing Company surprisingly laid off about 75 employees, and it had the craft beer community in utter shock. Immediate reactions ranged from “that sucks”, to the company is not doing well, to a buyout is looming.Read more
Hot weather calls for refreshing, lighter bodied, low in ABV crushable beer! Here’s our picks for which locally brewed San Diego craft cans to enjoy during summertime.Read more
Last week, local craft beer inspired design company Craft Beerd debuted its latest addition to their ongoing collection of artistically creative craft beer glassware. As soon as we saw the design, we knew we’d be placing an order for a set.Read more
In no way are we claiming to have invented the art of blind beer tasting, but we did want to share with you how we do our blind tastings, along with our tasting note sheet.Read more
We try to recommend local San Diego craft beer related businesses and/or products whenever possible, but in the case of Doggie Beer Bones, we trusted our four legged friend’s opinion.Read more
With Christmas right around the corner, we wanted to take a minute to highlight some essential, yet very cost-effective craft beer gear. We own all of these products, and find each item to be indispensible.Read more
A Pint of Hoppiness social media giveaway: Hoppy Holidays on Instagram! Win up-cycled craft beer products handmade by SD Bottle Factory. See how to enter.Read more
Anytime we take our 32oz glass “blank” growlers to a brewery for a fill — whether it’s an employee or fellow craft beer enthusiast — there’s always somebody who wants to know where we got the re-fillable containers.Read more
Let’s face it — there’s no shortage of beer glass infographics on the internet. Any of these existing collections of vector-based beer glass icons are designed to teach you what types of glasses are best suited for which beer styles.Read more
We’re always on the lookout for cool craft beer gear, and SD Bottle Factory is a local San Diego company that creates amazing products from your craft beer leftovers.Read more
Today you could still put me in the anti-pumpkin camp, but before you get all agitated, at least let me explain why. I have 3 simple reasons, and they have nothing to do with pumpkin ale flavors, which I have actually grown to enjoy.Read more