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Kilts and Whiskey this Weekend in Pleasanton

Celebrate Scottish culture, cuisine, and competition at the 152nd Scottish Highland Gathering & Games.Caber tossing, games, traditional music and dance, Celtic heritage events, sheep dog trials, whisky tasting, and clan gatherings. Alameda County Fairgrounds, September 2nd & 3rd 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton. Advance tickets, $11-$30.  For more info: Kilts and …

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Breweries Donate Cans Of Water To Harvey Victims

Bud, Coors & Miller have all come through. Both the Anheuser-Busch and MillerCoors companies have donated over 200,000 cans of water to those hit by Hurricane Harvey.  Anheuser-Busch donated 50,000 cans of water to a  Red Cross facility in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with plans for more than 100,000 cans to be sent to Arlington, …

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Battle of the Belgian Whites

Our Friday Battle of the Beer went down on Facebook Live today with the Belgian Whites duking it out…Blue Moon was our winner! Which beers would you like to see go at it next week?

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Battlestar Classic II Beer Festival & Cornhole Tournament August 26th

The best tailgate party ever happens Saturday in Alameda: Battle Star Classic II, a fundraiser for the USS Hornet Museum. This beer drinking benefit takes place aboard the Beer Deck (Flight Deck) with more than 20 different Beer Bombers (Breweries).  Explore the mighty USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier and learn about her amazing contributions to …

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Cool Gadget Makes Bottled Beer Taste Like it’s from a Tap

The “Fizzics Waytap” promises to add life to your bottled beer. This device works to emulate the taste of draft beer fresh from the tap. Check out this demo and review…looks pretty cool and could be a fun Christmas present for the beer aficionado in your life. Video of No pseudo-science here, …

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NorCal for the Win!

No surprise in the Battle of the Beers this week. Northern California’s Pliny the Elder beat So Cal’s Ballast Point in the duel between the Double IPAs. Who should duke it out next week? Log on to our KFOX Facebook page every Friday between 9am and Noon for the next Battle …

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The Search for Pliny the Elder

We had one of our best Beer Battles today. The Russian River Brewing Company’s Pliny the Elder vs. Ballast Point Dorado-A battle between double IPA’s and So Cal vs. Nor Cal.  The only problem, I was assigned to buy the Pliny.  I have drank plenty of Pliny,  as it is …

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Bay Area Summer Brew Fest on Saturday

Beer, Food, & Music…what else to you need in life? The 6th Annual Bay Area Summer Brew Fest returns to Pier 35 in San Francisco this Saturday with dozens of breweries, hundreds of beers, food trucks, music, and  more!. Admission includes unlimited beer samplings, with VIPs getting an extra hour of …

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