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Gourmet Grazing on the Green: Food, Wine & Beer Benefit

Gourmet Grazing on the Green is day of fine wine, craft beer, gourmet food and live music that benefits the Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group which supports numerous local charities. Head over to Aptos Village Park on Saturday afternoon to enjoy delicious food and drink from the finest local restaurants, wineries and …

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The Top 100 Pumpkin Ales

Pumpkin Ale. Whether you love it or hate, it’s here to stay. Certainly, some are better than others and luckily we trust our friends at Beer Advocate to do the “dirty work” for us. They’ve tasted over a hundred pumpkin beers and have come up with their Top 100. For …

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Liquid Gold Craft Beer Festival

More than Bay Area breweries gather for the Liquid Gold Craft Beer Festival Saturday, September 30th. Get ready for an evening of  unlimited pours of 40+ brews. Food trucks, local food, and live entertainment…FUN.  A portion of the proceeds support the Food Craft Institute and brewer scholarships for the Business of Craft Beer course. …

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19 Crisp Hard Ciders Better than Beer…really?

With the arrival of fall, we thought it would be good to do a little research on hard cider. It’s the perfect time of year to explore new beverages as the weather gets cooler and we gravitate toward the holidays.  We stumbled upon this list from “BEST” and recognized 3 …

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Pumpkin Beer: Yay or Nay?

‘Tis the season for “pumpkin spice” everything and beer is no exception. Perusing my local grocery store, I found this display. To be quite honest, I was attracted to the label and thought it would be fun and festive, however, I resisted the binge buy. Somehow, I didn’t think it …

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Downtown San Jose has a New Oktoberfest Destination

Ludwig’s German Table opened last summer at 261 N. 2nd St. in San Jose and is ready for Oktoberfest. With 8 German beers on tap, they serve in one of three sizes: A half-liter for $7-$9; full liter $13-$17,and a  2-liter boot for $26 to $34…that’s a lot of beer!  Traditional pretzels and …

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Brews & Blues Return to Saratoga on Saturday

Craft Beer, Food & the Blues come to Wildwood Park on Saturday. Bring your lawn chair and get ready to enjoy great music, bbq, and some thirst quenching beer as the Saratoga Chamber of Commerce hosts the 4th Annual Saratoga Brews & Blues Festival. Goose Island, Brekenridge Brewery and Elysian Brewing Company …

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20 Best Cheap American Beers

What’s your American “go-to” cheap beer? Mine is Rolling Rock. Love the light flavor and that horse on the bottle…oh, and the emerald green glass too. Recently, Maxim Magazine ranked the 20 Best Cheapest American beers…Rolling Rock was #4 on their list, Can you guess what number 1 was? It’s not Budweiser…check out …

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Hockey & Beer: Chum Locator

Sharks Season is almost here with the first pre-season game on Tuesday, September 9th against the Anaheim Ducks…are you ready? Time to get that fridge stocked with Chum Beer, the beer of the San Jose Sharks.  Convenient locations all over the bay area…type in your zip code to the Chum …

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