Tag Archive: beer tasting

Brown Bag Woodshop: Blind Tasting 24 Craft Beers + Brunch

The true measure of a hard-core beer lover? They call 24 tastes of beer in the morning brunch. And at the Woodshop 5.1 Ultimate Brown Bag Tasting and Brunch at Blue Palms Brewhouse this Saturday that’s what you’ll get the chance to do. This rare beer tasting, which is normally a private open invite beer…

This Weekend: Bloggers Who Bake, Free Counter Burger, Beer Class for Dad

Yee-haw for Dads! Hope your kids really celebrate you…except for the deadbeat dads, in which case never mind. Thursday, June 17 Steve McQueen Weekend and James Bond Double Feature I know these film events are supposed to be for dads but damn, I like Steve McQueen and Sean Connery, too. HOT! This whole weekend, the…

The Bruery's 2nd Anniversary Party: 10 Beers in 3 Hours

I’ve always wanted to check out The Bruery‘s tasting room way the hell over there in Placentia*. Mmm, all that good beer and apparently they’re the best place to fill a growler (you have to buy their growler, though, which is $10). But I just couldn’t bring myself to travel 40 miles and five different…

This Weekend: Silver Lake Jubilee, Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale, The Bruery Party

Damn this weekend is going to be so fun. Festivals, sales and, more importantly, a beer celebration. Friday, May 21 Rebecca Minkoff LA Sample Sale At this sample sale, get the same hot handbags that you see Hollywood starlets toting around on TMZ for 50-70% off. How is that possible? These babies are samples from…

Bloggers, Brew & Boardgames: Tamarack Lodge and Mammoth Brewing Company

What does a food/cocktail blogger do for fun in Mammoth? As you would guess, not much. The mountain resort town is a far cry from the destination spot for good food and well-made cocktails. I found this out on a Mammoth trip this past weekend with a bunch of my blogger friends. While the Village…

Anti-Gooey Valentine's Day: Beer Tastings, Hitchcock, Mortified LA

There’s more going on this Sunday the 14th than romantic candlelit dinners (although there does seem to be a ton of those this year) and long walks on the beach. You don’t have to be all in luuuuve and stuff to enjoy the following events. If anything, I say go on and enjoy them with…

The Cheese Store of Beverly Hills' Tasting: Heavenly Beers and Cheeses

A beer and cheese tasting? Sounds like bloated city, baby, but when we’re talking beers and cheeses made by monks? Diet schmiet! The Cheese Store of Beverly Hills is hosting a very special tasting, “Heavenly Beers and Cheeses — Made by Monks,” where guests can partake of what amounts to the nectar of the gods…