North Coast releases third Old Stock Cellar Reserve

North Coast releases third edition of barrel-aged Cellar Reserve.

By | November 5th, 2013|0 Comments

North Coast celebrates a quarter century

  Another Beer Country pioneer is celebrating an anniversary, with North Coast Brewing in Fort Bragg marking 25 years of beer, with the Twenty-fifth Anniversary Ale. The beer is a "Belgian-inspired session beer," made with the same yeast strain used to make the Le Merle Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale. The [...]

By | October 18th, 2013|0 Comments

Beer Festivals everywhere…

It does seem like you can hardly turn around without bumping into a good craft brew festival these days, but what a problem to have. A couple of events are looming for Beer Country fans, starting this week with Davis Beer Week, starting on Saturday. That involves a bunch of [...]

By | August 15th, 2013|0 Comments

Wine Country brewers visit Beer Lands

Bear Republic and North Coast will be among the brewers pouring at this weekend's Outside Lands music festival in Golden Gate Park. The beer garden, known as Beer Lands, will feature 45 beers by 16 Northern California breweries. Bear Republic will be offering Racer 5, Cher Ami, Double Aught and [...]

By | August 6th, 2013|0 Comments

Region’s breweries ranked (by size this time)

Our friends at the North Bay Business Journal (owned by the same people, located across the hall from the PD) have an interesting list this week: the region's breweries ranked by size. They list the 14 craft breweries they could identify and get information out of and the results give [...]

By | August 2nd, 2013|1 Comment

Breastfest 2013 hits San Francisco

As you have certainly noticed, beer companies have a long and not entirely dignified history of employing (or exploiting) breasts to sell their products in ads. Since 2000, however, some breweries have turned this partnership to a more noble cause, this time exploiting  beer to help breasts, or at least [...]

By | July 10th, 2013|0 Comments