Tag: Firestone Walker

5 Beers I’m Glad Exist – May 2015

Last month, I mentioned that I would be starting a monthly post about beers “I’m glad exist.” This month, I’m here to point out that I skipped last month. Rather than say that I’ll make up for it with two posts […] 

The Perfect Beer Fest – FWIBF 2014

A Fest For Champions The Firestone Walker Invitational Beer Fest (FWIBF) is my home boy, my bff, my main squeeze.  I’m not afraid to admit that I’m a loyal fan of this central coast brewery and its annual fest. If you […] 

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 the liquid inside them, and the then new Barrelworks in Buellton.  It was an epic […] 

Going Feral

On March 8th, 2014, Firestone Walker – Barrelworks released a tasty 375ml bottle of wild magic aptly named, Feral One (Pictured Right – Courtesy of John M Verive – BeerOfTomorrow.com).  Not only is the Feral One the first small format […] 

Firestone Walker Venice!

Some exciting news! One of my favorite Central/Southern California breweries is opening up in Venice.  There have been rumors circling the facility and exactly what it’ll be and here is the official news.  The most exciting part of this whole […] 

Wine Country is for Beer Tasting!

What better way to enjoy California’s wine country than going on a beer pilgrimage to Firestone Walker’s famed Barrelworks and tasting room? Santa Ynez Valley is Los Angeles’ own little backyard Napa. There among the vineyards, wineries and tasting rooms, […] 

Uppers and Downers: Coffee beer tasting at Intelligentsia Coffee

While sipping my green tea this morning (yeah, I know this is supposed to be about coffee but I like tea too. Now quite interrupting and keep reading.) my mind was reeling at how many different iterations and creative combinations […] 

Everything from a barrel

Early in the morning on the first Friday in April, I headed north to California’s Central Coast. I have done this many times before and I enjoy the Central Coast with its slow laid-back lifestyle. It is far from the […] 

Journey to the Center of the Barrel

On March 1st, I had the opportunity to participate, with the company of the LA Beer Bloggers, in an exciting experience at Firestone Walker.  The event, Journey to The Center of the Barrel, was an educational field trip through the […] 

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