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Ss Brew Tech – FTSs

Recently, I reviewed both the Ss Brew Tech Brew Bucket and Half Barrel Chronical Fermentor, high end stainless fermentation vessels put out by Ss Brew Tech.  In both of these pieces I detailed the upcoming release of something called the FTSs or […] 

November Events!

Here are a few events we’ll be going to this month.  If you like going out and experiencing beer, you can’t go wrong here. Shelton Brothers Beer Fest: The Festival 2014 If you’re familiar with the Beer Fest circuit in […] 

The History of California Beer: LA’s First Brewery

Leave it to a historian to analyze a beloved subject ad nauseum. Admittedly writing a thesis on California brewing has proven to be a slow process; the twin difficulties of little oversight from faculty advisors and lack of inertia equals […] 

Ss Brew Tech – Half Barrel Chronical

I recently reviewed the Ss Brew Tech Brew Bucket, a 7 gallon stainless steel fermentation vessel for home brewing.  The bucket came complete with a conical bottom, a ball valve, locking lid, and airlock port, but other than it’s sturdy construction, […] 

BBC14 – Closing with Collaborative Blogging

Well here it is, the end of the Beer Bloggers Conference 2014 coverage.  If you’ve been following along through parts 1 and 2, you have my thanks.  Covering an event of this magnitude is difficult as there is often too much […] 

BBC14 – Word Crafting / Ken Grossman / Stone

Day 2 WordPress, Ken Grossman, and Stone Liberty Station Provided you didn’t destroy yourself during the Lagunitas afterparty, day two started at a bright and early 9:30 AM with a hello from the WordPress creator, Automatic.  Speaker, Derek Springer, AKA Dr. […] 

Craft Beer

Here you’ll find everything Craft Beer. Brewery tours, beer pairing dinners, beer bars, events, and beer travels can all be found here.

  • Alaska: Craft Beer’s Last Frontier

    Recently, a group of friends – dubbed the “Party of Six” – boarded a cruise ship in Vancouver for a seven-day trip up through the […] 

  • This Little Piggy Went to the Brewery

    Calling all Haven fans, Pasadena beer connoisseurs, and LA food/beeries!  Haven Gastropub + Brewery is having another even this sunday (9/16/2012) called This Little Piggy […] 

Home Brew

News from the land of Home Brewing! Beers, Clubs, and Adventure!

  • Ss Brew Tech – FTSs

    Recently, I reviewed both the Ss Brew Tech Brew Bucket and Half Barrel Chronical Fermentor, high end stainless fermentation vessels put out by Ss Brew Tech.  In […] 

  • Ss Brew Tech – Half Barrel Chronical

    I recently reviewed the Ss Brew Tech Brew Bucket, a 7 gallon stainless steel fermentation vessel for home brewing.  The bucket came complete with a […] 

Follow the LAAW

Join John and Kip as they jump through the many hoops on the road to opening their brewery, Los Angeles Ale Works.

  • The LAAW of Shu (Japanese Sake)

    The Los Angeles Ale Works Sake/Nihon-Shu Project One of the greatest parts about home brewing is being able to experiment with drinks of any shape, […] 

  • Follow The LAAW: Buttress of Windsor

    Our Philosophy The Los Angeles Ale Works brand is a living animal, an intentional point in our business plan. With the amazing help of our […] 

LA Beer Bloggers

Here you’ll find the latest news and events going on for LA Beer Bloggers and beyond.

  • Firestone Walker Beer Blogger Trip

    Rough Cuts & Remixes It’s been a year since our last trip together with Firestone Walker.  Last year we focused on barrels, how they affect […] 

  • LABB Camp Kern

    Camping near Kern River Brewing Co Easter weekend marked the 1st LA Beer Bloggers Camping Trip – Destination Kern River and Kern River Brewing Co. […] 

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