The craft beer industry is quite possibly the best industry in the world. From vendors to distributors to brewers to the media–I am constantly blown away by the amount of kindness, generosity and love that is given and shared amongst our amazing community. Last week, I broke the very sad news to my friends and […]
With the addition of Sierra Nevada’s new taproom, The Torpedo Room, as well as the new all-sour beer project, The Rare Barrel––Southwest Berkeley is quickly becoming a new craft beer destination in the Bay Area.
Is there anything (seriously, anything) on this planet better than bacon and beer? Oh hell no! On August 25th, join me and 25+ breweries for San Francisco’s first annual Beer & Bacon Festival.
Oh yes, folks. It’s that time of the year again. Now excepting nominations for the 2013 “Most Eligible Bachelors of Beer” awards.
Five years ago today, I launched this website. If you asked me back then, where I thought I would be in five years, I would never have thought I’d be where I am today. But, that is a good thing - a very good thing. The embarrassing truth is that I really, really wanted to […]
Look out red wine and Champagne, chocolate beer is Cupid’s new favorite liquid of love. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Whole Foods Market Global HQ and I have teamed up to co-host a chocolate beer tasting love fest - LIVE on Twitter. On Feb. 7 from 7-8 p.m. CST, join Whole Foods Market (@WholeFoods) […]
Eight craft beer brands from all around the San Francisco Bay Area have banded together to on a unique and innovative venture – the Band of Gypsies Collaboration Beer Project.
Last year, I partnered with my now-husband, Angelo De Ieso of BREWPUBLIC.com, on a year end blog post recapping our favorite craft beer moments of 2011. It was so much fun, we decided to do it again! Here is the 2012 recap of our year in beer! His and Hers: Best Craft Beer Moments of […]
In honor of the BCS Bowl Game Series, I partnered with Kettle Brand® to create 5 kick-ass craft beer & chip pairings for each of the major 5 bowl games. Here are my picks for the 2013 Rose Bowl.
Does your favorite local craft beer bar have a seat with your name on it? Do you sneak your recycling bin out at night for fear your neighbors will think you are an alcoholic? Do you spend every waking minute drinking, serving, selling, writing about, reading about, talking about, or posting all over the Internet […]