Tag Archive: The Bruery

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…

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…

What’s the Drinking Situation at Saturday’s Plate by Plate 2013

Plate by Plate

This Saturday, nonprofit Project by Project‘s food fest Plate by Plate 2013 will be taking over the beautiful Vibiana downtown. From the looks of last year’s photos it’s a fancy affair with folks in suits and evening gowns! The lineup of over 30 restaurants boasts foodie faves like Bestia, Petty Cash and Rivera. But you…

LA Weekend Events December 6 to 9: New Magic Castle Cocktails, Zombie Dinner, Neat’s Holiday Party

Drunk Santa

The first weekend of December and it’s already crazy! You could either take this time to get your holiday shopping done early OR do one or all of these LA weekend events. Thursday, December 6 Sneak Peek of Magic Castle Cocktail Menu at Sadie Joshua Lucas (The Writer’s Room) and Jordan Gold will be performing…

The Bruery’s New Tasting Room & Its 40 Taps Debut 4th of July

The Bruery's Matt Olesh serving in the new tasting room by Caroline on Crack

The Bruery brewery in Placentia wants you to enjoy more of its beer. After four successful years, it expanded its fermentation cellar and christened a larger Bruery tasting room. Huzzah! During a well-attended preview this past weekend, I was able to get a peek before the grand opening this Wednesday, and the new accommodations are…

Leap Year in LA: 24 Hours of Disneyland, Tiki Ti's Cocktail for Two, Booze-Paired Dinners

There’s something about the infrequency of February 29 that makes you want to celebrate, no? And apparently, I’m not the only one as everyone from Disneyland to Tiki Ti is throwing up their specials just for the occasion. Comme Ca and The Bruery’s Leap Day Beer Class and Tasting Menu The combination of Comme Ca…

This Weekend: Evil Dead and Beer, Boozing for Charity, Caviar Party for the 1 Percent

Thursday, November 10 Pint Night and Evil Dead Double Feature at Naja’s Place Has any other such combination of words sounded more magical? Not only will Redondo Beach’s beer haven screen two of the best horror movies (so fun to watch with a group) but it’ll also debut a specialty beer from Smog City Brewing….

Recap: Spare Room Bowling and Taste of the Nation LA

Last week’s Spare Room bowling party for Taste of the Nation LA marked the last pre-TOTNLA event before the big one on June 12. Hosted by me and organized by cocktail ringmaster Aidan Demarest, it was a smashing success. At least that’s what they tell me. I just remember a whirlwind of friends and cocktails….

Giveaway: 2 VIP Tickets to The Bruery's 3rd Anniversary/Beer Fest

***CONTEST CLOSED*** The Bruery, one of my favorite SoCal breweries, is celebrating its 3rd anniversary. That means it’s been spreading joy and happiness through its tasty brews for only three years. And, this Placentia-based beermaker is going to do up its celebration BIG by combining it with a local craft beer festival. So not only…

Dionicess VIII, Ultimate Beer Meal: The Bruery and The Foundry on Melrose

My favorite SoCal brewery, The Bruery, is teaming up with chef Eric Greenspan of The Foundry on Melrose for Dionicess VIII, an ambitious beer-paired lunch and beer-paired dinner for the ultimate beer fan/food enthusiast. Guests have the choice of either doing the 4-course lunch ($45) at 1pm, the 6-course dinner ($85) at 6pm or going…