Bolt Brewery La Mesa Invasion Report

On a chilly weekday afternoon, we invaded Bolt Brewery located at 8179 Center St, La Mesa, CA 91942.  The La Mesa location is on a bustling, one-way street in an industrial section of La Mesa up on a hill ... Read More...

Victory Brewing Company-Vital IPA Review

On a warm, dry fall day, an IPA is what fit the bill perfectly.  Vital IPA by Victory Brewing Company, 6.5% ABV. Appearance: Very Pale Gold color, slight haze with thin, interrupted bright white low to ... Read More...

SDBW16: Monkey Paw Brewing Invasion Report

A pristine Monday afternoon during San Diego Beer Week called for an early start at a local downtown brewery, so we swung by Monkey Paw Brewing at 805 16th Street in San Diego. The brewery is located directl... Read More...

Aztec Brewing Company Sacrifice Review

  Today’s amazing feature was a West Coast themed Red India Pale Ale called Sacrifice by Aztec Brewing Company, coming in at 7.6% Appearance: Deep red amber color, slight haze with fluffy tan reddish... Read More...

Helix Brewing Co. Invasion Report

  “What could be up here?” I wondered while cruising around La Mesa in the mini-alien pod? After circling around a few times, I realized there was a cool brewery tucked in a small one-way industrial str... Read More...

Gordon Biersch Czech Pilsner Review

A well-balanced Pilsner is a great fit for a refreshing, sport watching Monday night, and a richer more meaningful traditional Pilsner such as the Czech Pilsner from Gordon Biersch, at 5.2% fits the bi... Read More...

Half Door Brewing Company invasion report

  On a warm, sunny afternoon in Downtown San Diego, this alien was exploring for beer, and found it at Half Door Brewing Company, located just down the street one block from Petco Park at 903 Island Ave... Read More...