Category Archives: Beer

Beer Chicks: What To Drink at 5th Annual LA Craft Beer Crawl

Beer Chicks at LA Craft Beer Crawl by Caroline on Crack

The 5th Annual L.A. Beer Crawl is coming up. You know what that means: time to strategize. After all, you’ll be hitting eight 213 Nightlife downtown bars with over 100 craft beers to try. There’s just no way. I don’t care how big your liver is. So the best thing to do is be smart…

Giveaway: 2nd Annual Father’s Day Collabrewtive Brunch Tickets

2nd Annual Collabrewtive Brunch by Caroline on Crack

This Father’s Day why not get something special for yourself and your father? Just imagine: You and your daddy strolling through Tiato Santa Monica at the 2nd Annual Father’s Day Collabrewtive Brunch by Food GPS and Firestone Walker, bonding over brews — both the beer and coffee kinds. And this year’s event is even larger…

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas for Singles and Couples

Happy Valentine's Day! Photo by Eugene Lee

If you’re like me, big time procrastinator, you still have no idea what you’re going to do tonight. If you really don’t want to stay in with your Ben & Jerry’s or whatever your comfort food is, here are some places you can just show up tonight, single or not, and have a fun Valentine’s…

Halloween 2013: Zombie Bar Crawl to Sexy Masquerade

Halloween 2013 zombie having a cocktail by Caroline on Crack

If you’re like me, you stress out about what to do for Halloween. What are you going to wear? Where are you going to go? Is it going to be a scene? Hopefully this list will help you out. It’s stuff more my speed, and hopefully yours. Great drinking and not too scene-y. Happy Halloween!…

Rare Beer at The Bruery Store’s Stress Test Sale on Monday

The Bruery by Caroline on Crack

Now this is really smart! In preparation for the inevitable surge of traffic from buyers looking to get their hands on the limited The Bruery Black Tuesday bourbon-aged Imperial Stout when it goes on sale October 29, The Bruery online store is conducting a stress test sale on Monday. They’re going to dig into their…

The Unofficial World’s End 12-Bar Hollywood Pub Crawl

World's End Photo Credit: Laurie Sparham / Focus Features

Actor/writer Simon Pegg and writer/director Edgar Wright have teamed up once again to save the world in The World’s End. This time it’s not from zombies (Shaun of the Dead) but aliens, in the midst of an epic pub crawl of course. Naturally I’m so excited about this movie and have been inspired to create…

Favorite Beers from 2013 LA Craft Beer Crawl

The Bruery Or Xata at LA Craft Beer Crawl by Caroline on Crack

For this year’s LA Craft Beer Crawl, I tried a different strategy with tackling over 100 beers. Taking Beer Chick Hallie Beaune’s advice I mapped out my crawl route based on the beers I wanted to try instead of the bars’ proximity to each other, like I did last year. The problem with doing it that…

Rooftop Food Club Craft Beer Summer Series at Caulfield’s

Rooftop Food Club

Nothing like enjoying craft beer atop a roof on a warm summer night, right? Caulfield’s Bar and Dining Room feels ya so every Friday at 7pm for the next eight weeks it will feature a different local craft brewery on its roof, which has one of the best views of Beverly Hills. This Rooftop Food…

Giveaway: 2 Tickets to Father’s Day Collabrewtive Brunch

Firestone Walker by Caroline on Crack

If you, like me, are absolutely stumped on what to get your dad for Father’s Day, check out the Father’s Day Collabrewtive brunch by Firestone Walker and Food GPS this Sunday. Yup, it’s a brunch that combines the best of both coffee and beer worlds with six brewers and six coffee roasters teaming up to…

5 Fancypants Happy Hours: Comme Ca to Spago on the Cheap

AOC's happy hour cocktail by Caroline on Crack

There comes a moment in a drinker’s life when happy hour loses its appeal, when you’d rather pay full price for a well-made cocktail than $5 for a joyless one. That’s where I am. But recently it seems lots of high-end joints are coming to the dark discounted side, offering their fancy, quality drinks and…