Tahoe Bluegrass Festival | Sand Harbor | Saturday and Sunday, August 27th-28th

August 27th, 2011 by

Photo Credit: The outdoor amphitheater at Sand Harbor State Park on Tahoe’s East Shore might be the most scenic venue in the country. It sits right at the edge … Read More

Peaks and Paws at Squaw This Weekend | Saturday and Sunday August 27-28th |

August 26th, 2011 by

Photo Courtesy of Squaw is gearing up for another fun weekend in the Village with their Peaks and Paws event. With help from the Donner Truckee Veterinary Hospital, and … Read More

Outside Lands Music Festival |Friday Photos| Thousands Party in Golden Gate Park

August 13th, 2011 by

Golden Gate Park was a scene on Friday. Thousands upon thousands of people showed up for 10 hours of non-stop music, good libations, and one helluva party. Saturday’s festivities are … Read More

Outside Lands Music Festival, August 12-14 | San Francisco Readies for 3 Days of Raging

August 11th, 2011 by

Golden Gate Park is about to go off! The Outside Lands Music Festival is one of the best musical gatherings of the summer, and the eclectic lineup is just as … Read More

Unofficial Beer Review | Unleash The Beast

July 22nd, 2011 by

Came home last night around 2:30am after seeing Bob Weir and Phil Lesh rip it up with Further and found this bad boy waiting for me in the fridge.  It … Read More

Unofficial Beer | Hop Crisis Imperial IPA – 21st Amendment Brewery

July 15th, 2011 by
Hop Crisis Imperial IPA glass can

So my roommate Jameson bought a four pack of 21st Amendment’s Hop Crisis Imperial IPA earlier this week.  I’d never had one before but he claimed it’s a great beer … Read More

North Coast Brewing Co. | Fort Bragg, Mendo Coast, California

July 10th, 2011 by

Named “One of the 10 Best Breweries in the World” by Chicago’s Beverage Testing Institute, the North Coast Brewing Co. serves up some of the tastiest beer and food in … Read More

Unofficial Beer | White Hawk IPA, Mendocino Brewing Co.

June 24th, 2011 by
White Hawk - Mendocino Brewing Co. draft

White Hawk – Mendocino Brewing Co. (Ukiah, CA) Alright.  I had two of these Mendocino Brewing Co’s White Hawk IPA’s in my fridge for the last two weeks.  I knew … Read More

Unofficial Beer | Beers of Amsterdam

June 17th, 2011 by
My first pint of beer in Europe.  Hertog Jan Pilsner at Cafe

Heineken and Amstel are probably the most well-known breweries in Holland but I want to point out a few of the local offerings. I ask that you bare with me here because my memory is a bit hazy as you can imagine. Here goes…

4th Annual American Craft Beer Fest Recap

June 10th, 2011 by
Long Trail girls

Had the privilege of volunteering at this year’s American Craft Beer Fest held at Boston’s Seaport World Trade Center. Beer Advocate, the festival’s funder/promoter calls it “the the biggest celebration of American craft beer on the East Coast”. There were over 100 breweries and over 500 beers pouring or something like that. I missed last year’s so I wanted to take advantage of the free pass and hoped to run into a few people I hadn’t seen in awhile.