Pints and Paddles 2016

  Ninkasi Brewing Company: Pints & Paddles for a Cause Happening Sunday, November 13, 2016 from 9:00am to 2:00pm at Paradise Point (1404 Vacation Road, San Diego, Ca) Come splash around and sip delicious beer for an incredible cause at this San Diego Beer Week event, benefiting Team River Runner, a non-profit that leads wounded veterans to […]

In Honor of SDBW: The 19 People You See At Every Beer Festival

This Thrillist list of the 19 people you find at every beer festival is pretty spot-on, and we know our beer festivals here in San Diego, do we not? That being said, I do feel like it's missing a few characters, like the puking first-timer, or the grumpy designated driver. In honor of San Diego [...]

Pizza Port Brewing on Beer for Breakfast

Pizza Port Brewing joined us on Beer for Breakfast! See what is the most quaffable, crushable, AND gluggable Special thanks to Paul Segura and the Karl Strauss Brewing Co. Find out more about craft beer releases and events in San Diego at the 91X What's Hoppening blog. Beer for Breakfast is supported by San Diego-based Keg [...]

Descendents Beer, Brewed in San Diego (Now With More Coffee!)

How rad is THIS?!? Descendents are taking their love of caffeine to a whole 'nother level. Here's how their record label Epitaph Records explained it on Facebook: "Pour a glass of Descendents "Feel This" coffee IPA from Mikkeller Brewing San Diego! It's brewed with 'Hypercaffium Spazzinate' beans from Dark Matter Coffee, and you'll be able [...]

Ales N Rails 2016

  Beer and train lovers “hop” aboard this holiday season and combine some of your favorite things: Ales, rails, and ugly holiday sweaters. Mark your calendars for Friday, December 16th from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm and enjoy local craft brews from Modern Times Brewery, Benchmark Brewing, Nickel Beer Co., and Intergalactic Brewing Company. Enjoy […]


Groundswell Brewing on Beer for Breakfast

Beer for Breakfast played host to the team from Groundswell Brewing this week, including president Kevin Rhodes, and sales managers Seth Hirschenbein and Jorge Blas. Based in Grantville, Groundswell recently moved into the former Santee site of Twisted Manzanita near Gillespie Field, and is rapidly making the locale the new Groundswell home base as they [...]
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Straight Outta Anaheim: Bottle Logic on Beer for Breakfast

We San Diegans are justifiably proud of our abundance of world-class craft brewers and craft beers, so it takes something pretty special for us to poke our heads up out of the sandbox and look a little further outside our own county for great craft beer. And the good news is, there's some great beer [...]

Duck Foot Brewery on Beer for Breakfast

With Tommy on vacation this week we had special guest host Tom Perry sit in on Beer for Breakfast. Tommy's high-energy was definitely missed but we had a great time with Tom! This week we had recent Great American Beer Festival silver medal winner Duck Foot Brewing in to talk about all their awesome gluten-free [...]

Stone Brewery Has Layoffs

Stone Brewery, one of the top nation's craft beer companies, has laid off about 5% of the company's staff.  That's 75-100 employees In a statement released by the New Stone CEO Dominic Engels, who joined the company on September 6: "Due to an unforeseen slowdown in our consistent growth and changes in the craft beer [...]

Starbucks Releases Coffee-Infused BEER!

Starbucks' is tapping into the craft beer craze with their very own coffee-infused beer! Espresso Cloud IPA is the latest creation from the coffee juggernaut. Mashable reports: While customers have the option of drinking each component separately, the boilermaker-style mash-up comes highly recommended. Starbucks also notes that the menu item is the product of a [...]
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Welcome to Beeramar!

Have you visited Miramar lately, I mean, Beeramar? As you can see from the map above there are a TON of breweries around Miramar Rd. You can't throw a hop without hitting another brewery. It makes it very convenient to tour some of San Diego's best breweries. Amplified Ales Works, Ballast Point, Green Flash, Duck Foot, [...]

San Diego Wins Big at Great American Beer Festival

You may have noticed some of your favorite brewers were missing this past weekend from your favorite local waterhole. That's because they were all where the beer flows freely this past weekend at the Great American Beer Festival in Denver, CO. San Diego brewers proved why San Diego is the best when it comes to craft [...]