Craft Beer

3rd Anniversary Celebration

Bay City Brewing Co. invites you and the family to its Point Loma tasting room to commemorate their three years in the craft beer capital of America. For their 3rd Anniversary Celebration, the brewery will pour its Anniversary IIPA and limited-edition beers on tap, including coconut and vanilla...
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Rock & Roll Happy Hour Featuring Bagby Beer!

This is San Diego, where beer geeks abound, constantly clamoring away for big, blasting and innovative brews. That’s all well and good, but veteran San Diego brewer Jeff Bagby has a different take, and he doesn’t mince words about it. “Just make drinkable beer,” he says. “Keep it fun and make clean...
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Modern Times Critical Band

Happy National IPA Day!

August 2nd is National IPA Day! It's not as if we actually need an excuse to chug down a pint of our favorite lupulin-laden, hoppy elixir--but heck, we'll take it! Here are Ken and Jeremy's Top Ten IPA's. Keep in mind there was no blind tasting panel, no carefully analyzed comparisons. Just the...
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Rock & Roll Happy Hour Featuring Left Coast Brewing Co.

It's about time we had the good folks from Left Coast Brewing back in the studio. First of all, their Hop Juice Triple IPA and Voo Doo American Stout are favorites of ours. Second, Left Coast was born nearly fifteen years ago when the folks at Oggi's realized they needed to build a larger central...
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Featured Beer: Lord Hobo Angelica

Think hazy beers are too gritty? Think wheat beers are too "meh..."? Think "New England Style" is just for IPA's? Well, dear friends and fellow imbibers, we say you've got some serious re-thinking to do! Introducing, straight outta Boston, Lord Hobo Brewing Co. They've recently started distributing...
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Rock & Roll Happy Hour Featuring Northern Pine Brewing

Tonight's show features our new friends from one of North County's newest breweries, Northern Pine. We'll be sampling some of their takes on classic styles and talking about a recent collab brew they did with some of their O-side neighbors, The Privateer and PCH Bar & Grill. Good times!
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Mason AleWorks Respeto Mexican Lager

Featured Beer: Respeto Mexican Lager from Mason AleWorks

Now that summer is officially almost here, we can think of no better beer for the beach, barbecue and general fun in the sun. Introducing Respeto Mexican Lager from Mason AleWorks . Mexican lagers have always been a behind-the-brewhouse, not-so-guilty pleasure among San Diego brewers, and while we...
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Rock & Roll Happy Hour Featuring Mike Hess Beer

Ken is NOT in the studio tonight. He’s claiming to be working at his other job (we’ll have to check on that, of course). Truth is, we suspect he’s still recovering from his birthday last week; which, coincidentally enough, was on the very same day as Greg Hess’s birthday. Greg, on the other hand,...
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Rock & Roll Happy Hour Featuring Amplified Ale Works, Thunderhawk Alements & The Routine

More fun than a barrel of monkeys, is what this is! Last October we hung out with Jeff and the Amplified gang at the beach. Now it’s their turn to visit us. But they’ve brought along more than just beer, that’s for sure. Also joining us is Jon from Thunderhawk Alements and some funky friends from...
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Rock & Roll Happy Hour Featuring Saint Archer Brewing Company and Moto Deli

News Flash! Saint Archer Brewing is opening a brand new tasting room in Leucadia, and it just so happens to be across the street from Moto Deli . Isn’t THAT convenient! But wait, there’s more. Moto Deli, by coincidence (or so they say), is also opening a new location. In Miramar…right across the...
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