Calling all hop heads. The inaugural Los Angeles IPA Festival – showcasing more than 60 breweries – is coming to Mohawk Bend this weekend.
“Hoppy IPA has become the defining style of West Coast beer, and no one loves their hops more than we do in LA,” according to the LA IPA Festival website.
The event is open to the public but reservations are needed for Saturday and Sunday. According to Mohawk Bend’s website, the bar area will be open to festival guests.
Local breweries such as Redlands-based Hangar 24 Craft Brewery and Torrance-based Smog City Brewing Co are among the participants.
Upland’s Dale Bros. Brewery is teaming up with Ontario’s Drake Family Farms for a beer and cheese pairing event this Saturday (November 16).
For $13, participants will get a full cheese plate, plus a beer flight.
The pairing event runs from 2 to 5 p.m. at the brewery, 2120 Porterfield Way.
Local beer, local cheese…sounds like a win-win!
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Stout fans, call in sick* tomorrow (November 8) and head to Hangar 24 Craft Brewery in Redlands.
That’s because they’ll have seven special stouts available for International Stout Day.
The brews will be available in half-pints, as well as a flight.
It was exactly one year ago this past Friday (November 1) that Ritual Brewing Co. opened its doors to the public.
The Redlands beer-maker will commemorate that milestone on Saturday, November 16, at the brewery, 1315 Research Drive.
The event will take place from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
Advance tickets are available now.
The March Aviation Society is hosting its first brew fest Saturday, November 9, at the March Field Air Museum.
Attendees will be able to sample from more than a dozen Southern California breweries at the event.
You gotta have food to soak up all that beer, so the organizers have scheduled nine food trucks for your dining pleasure.
General admission tickets are $35 (plus a $2.92 service fee if purchased online) and grant you admission from 1 to 5 p.m., live entertainment by the ’80z All-Stars and DJ Steveo, and 15 four-ounce beer samples.
If you’re awake reading this, it’s time to go to sleep!
That’s because the Bruery’s annual Black Tuesday sale is tomorrow (October 29).
The brewery’s vaunted bourbon barrel-aged imperial stout with an oversized ABV content (~20%) goes on sale at 10 a.m. at the Bruery’s web store.
It’s two, two, two festivals in one as Claremont Craft Ales and Upland’s Dale Bros. Brewery team up for Oktoberfest this Saturday (October 26).
Partnering with the breweries is Claremont Educational Foundation. The breweries will donate 10% of beer sales to the organization.
The event will take place from 5 to 9 p.m.
A yellow school bus will shuttle participants between the two breweries every half hour.
You now have one more reason to make a Thursday night stop at Hangar 24 Craft Brewery in Redlands, at least this month.
The from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays in October, the brewery is donating $1 of every pint sold to Inland Women Fighting Cancer.
Plus, the brewery has been selling pink Hangar 24 T-shirts for $15, with 100% of proceeds going to IWFC.
Food vendors have also been pitching in and donating a portion of sales to IWFC.
Congratulations go out to Long Beach’s Beachwood BBQ & Brewing and Redlands’ Hangar 24 Craft Brewery for winning gold medals at last week’s Great American Beer Festival in Denver.
Beachwood returned with two gold medals: One for Kilgore in the American-Style Stout category and one for Foam Top in the Golden or Blonde Ale category.
In addition, the brewery won for best Mid-Size Brewpub of the Year and took home a silver medal for Udder Love in the Sweet Stout or Cream Stout category and bronze medals for System of a Stout in the Coffee Beer category and Barrel-Aged Full Malted Jacket in the Wood- and Barrel-Aged Strong Beer category.
Hangar 24 took home the gold for Warmer in the Specialty Beer category.
Nearly a year ago Donkey Punch Brewing Co. opened its doors.
On Saturday (October 19), Wild Donkey Brewing Co. will celebrate its first anniversary.
The event will begin at noon at the brewery, 2351 W. Lugonia Ave., Suite G, Redlands.