Author: MMorse

Mike Morse, AKA, "The Godfather," is an accomplished home brewer of meads and barrel aged strong ales. His love of craft, both drinking & making, has inspired others to follow in his footsteps. He works for the County of Los Angeles and is also involved heavily in Los Angeles Ale Works.

3rd Annual Brew Ho Ho

Are you still searching for that perfect gift but don’t know what to give the person that has everything. How about tickets to the Brew Ho Ho. Yes tickets are still available and if you have never been to a […] 

OC Brew Ha Ha

How do you improve on perfection? Just ask the organizers of the OC Brew Ha Ha. This is my third time attending the OC Brew Ha Ha and they keep getting better. I was a little disappointed initially when I […] 

OC Brew Ha Ha is almost here!

The one beer event that I look forward to each year is just a few months away. This will be the fourth annual OC Brew Ha Ha. It will be held in the beautiful Oak Canyon Private Park in Silverado […] 

Rock ‘N Brew, an event, that went flat.

This post may be a little different from what you are used to reading. When I first heard about this event I was thinking it was going to be like most beer fests. Craft beer, as advertised, a DJ and […] 

Golden Coast Mead

What exactly is mead in the first place? Some people say it’s the oldest fermented beverage on earth. Others say wine was first, and some say it’s beer. Does it really matter? In the words of Rodney King, “Can’t we […] 

HopScotch a new taven in Fullerton

I had the privilege of attending the Media Night for HopScotch Tavern in Fullerton, a very clever name for a craft beer and whisky tavern. It’s an inviting tavern serving craft beer, whiskey (all types), and fantastic slow cooked comfort […] 

Orange County Brew Ha Ha

The one beer event that I have been looking forward to the most is just a week away. This is the third year for the OC Brew Ha Ha and it looks like they just keep getting better and better. […] 

Brew at the L.A. Zoo

I had the privilege to represent BierKast at the second ever Brew at the L.A. Zoo last Friday. Thanks to a knucklehead breaking down on the freeway, I had a miserable two hour drive from Orange County. I arrived at […] 

Brew at the LA Zoo

Like beer? Like animals? Then Brew at the Los Angeles Zoo is an event for you! On August 10th the Los Angeles Zoo will open its doors to the local microbreweries. You will be able to enjoy fresh local craft […] 

Let the Games Begin

Last week I read an article online that I had a hard time swallowing. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) had selected an official beer for the Olympic games in London. At this point I’m thinking, “How awesome is that?! An […] 

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