Category: Craft Beer

Eagle Rock Brewery – Women’s Beer Forum

On Wednesday night, I went to Eagle Rock Brewery’s first ever Women’s Specific Beer Forum hosted by Ting Su.  The turn out was fantastic, about 50 women from my count.  It shouldn’t really be a surprise that there are many […] 

How To Drink Beer: Part #1

This may seem arbitrary to many people, but contrary to popular belief there are right and wrong ways to drink beer.  These methods aren’t the end-all-be-all, but drinking and appreciating beer requires a level of understanding.  As Randy Mosher often […] 


  Recently we had the good fortune to take a mini-road trip with our friend, Shail from, and meet up with Chris Briles, the owner of Cosmic Ales. Chris was hosting an all day Brew-BQ event at his house in […] 


Recently, Bierkast took a trip to Taps Fish House in Brea, and we can safely say, “GO THERE NOW,” to any and everyone that likes good beer and grub.  Taps is a well executed and polished restaurant with the addition […] 


Well, I’m finally sitting down to write about my Flip making adventure over Christmas. For those of you that are not familiar with the drink (it was new to me when I first read about it), Randy Mosher in “Tasting Beer” […] 


Bierkast visited Fremont Brewing Company recently and found out first hand just why their motto is “Because Beer Matters” – It’s Delicious! If ever you travel to the rainy Emerald City make sure you stop by Fremont Brewing Company.  Located in the […] 


How is everyone doing out there? As you can see by this picture, I am as happy as a clam…or maybe a sparkly princess.  What a picture right? Matt and Ali have this Sony Camera that can modify a persons […] 

John’s SD Brewery Tour – Part 2

Brewery Three – AleSmith After spending an hour and a half at Lightning we loaded up the car with our new Lightning beers and headed out to AleSmith. Having been open since 1995, AleSmith is a grandpa brewery compared to […] 

Nostalgia 101: ERB Brewday – 500 & 5 Gal of Beer on the Wall

(A trip down memory lane.  My first commercial brew day @ ERB with Eric Garcia and Jeremy) So much has happened since the last entry – I’m not actually sure if I’ll be able to remember it all, but I’m […] 

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