9 days ago | Beer
DENVER — Change is upon the brewing industry, as evidenced by the goings-on at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival, organized by Boulder, Colo.-based Brewers Association. And the changes in the L.A. beer community, from notable newcomers to shif...
2 months ago | Alcohol & Spirits
Los Angeles has a lot of festivals — tacos, ramen, sriracha, wine, beer — but it has never celebrated cider. Until now. The inaugural L.A. Cider Fest will take place on Saturday, Sept. 19, at the historic Raleigh Studios in Hollywood. During each ...
2 months ago | Beer
You don’t often see beer served alongside haute cuisine. While gastropubs and other mid-range eateries have increased the range of their beverage programs to include local and regional craft beer, high-end establishments have been slow to do the s...
3 months ago | Beer
Downtown L.A., already home to two craft breweries, is about to get a whole lot more. In addition to existing Angel City Brewery, which opened at Rose and Traction in 2013, and brand-new Mumford Brewing Co., which opened two weeks ago with a tasti...
5 months ago | Alcohol & Spirits
One of the 54 fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People Issue 2015. Whitney Adams is changing the conversation about wine — and the change has less to do with the topic itself than the people doing the discussing. It began with a blog...
7 months ago | Beer
At the sold-out Firkfest, on March 21 at Farmer's Park in Anaheim, SoCal breweries will bring their cask-ale A game, with creative interpretations ranging from hop infusions to local fruit and herb additions. The fest and its l...