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Hop season has arrived! Rejoice and be merry as the mighty hop flowers bloom from the bine. more

Revenge of the Beer Nerd

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Amplified Ale Works just opened a third facility and second brewpub right in the heart of East Village. more

Revenge of the Beer Nerd

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It’s a personal struggle for me to see people drink beer incorrectly. Yes, I’ve heard the cliché maxim “don’t-let-anyone-tell-you-how-to-enjoy-your-beer” but craft beer is expensive. more

Revenge of the Beer Nerd

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Though the fundamentals of brewing remain the same, things such as physical space, budget, equipment, and utility infrastructure all impact the unique flow of each brewery. more

Revenge of the Beer Nerd

Some of the best beers that I’ve ever tasted have been at a bottle share, and these are still some of my favorite beer drinking events. more

Revenge of the Beer Nerd

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Maybe I’m biased, but I’ve found that most bartenders overlook beer as an ingredient because it is extremely volatile more

Drink Issue

The medals that San Diego brewers win is more than a marketing tool. It’s a reminder to consumers that this brewery is setting the edge for the future of beer. more

Revenge of the Beer Nerd

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It’s been a little over two years since opening, and Burning Beard (785 Vernon Way) has been making a lot of noise. more

Revenge of the Beer Nerd

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These Latchkey kids have worked in myriad places over the years, such as Cutwater, Ballast Point and Green Flash, but it seems like they’re all grown up now (is Latchkey men a thing?) more

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I also realized that there are myriad other aspects that make up a good draft system. Gravity, distance, temperature, location, pumps or beer gas, direct draw versus long draw… the list goes on... more

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My column for CityBeat, “Revenge of the Beer Nerd,” is going to be an interesting take on some of the details and nuances of beer that tend to go unnoticed by most consumers. more

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