Rogue's Morimoto Soba Ale is brewed with roasted Soba, which makes it a unique brew that goes well with lighter Japanese dishes. This would be a perfect brew to pair with fresh caught fish or homemade sushi. Or, better yet, a ...
Lucky Day IPA is a local brew by our friends at Central Coast Brewing, available in 22s on the Central Coast. It's a mild, pleasant IPA, which checks in at a nice 7.2% ABV. One thumbs up on the label, literally, two ...
We fell in love with Figueroa Mountain Brew at a couple local beer festivals, so whenever we can find it in a bottle we're pretty stoked. And when we come across a 22 of their Stagecoach Stout in the summer, it's ...
July 1, 2012
To say the first ever Firestone Walker International Beer Fest was a hit would be an understatement. The Firestone Invitational, held at the Mid-State Fairgrounds in Paso Robles, Calif., for the first time in June 2012, was unbelievable in terms of the quality of food and beer tastings on hand. Here are some of our [...]
June 7, 2012
BeerHyped.com takes a look back at the 2012 California Festival of Beers, held at San Luis Obispo’s historic Madonna Inn. Thanks to Aaron Lambert for the great shots and for everyone who volunteered and helped put this great event on. Here were some of our favorite tastings over the weekend (click for a closer look):
June 7, 2012
The Firestone Walker International Beer Fest is about here, and we’re Hyped to be part of it. Tickets for the inaugural event have been sold out for weeks, so if you’re hoping to be part of Saturday’s event (1-6 p.m.) at the Mid-State Fairgrounds in Paso Robles, Calif., you better get on Craigslist or start [...]
May 27, 2012
We’re spoiled here in San Luis Obispo with dozens of local pubs and breweries that serve up some of the finest craft beers the Golden State has to offer. So when we headed out to the California Festival of Beers at San Luis Obispo’s historic Madonna Inn this weekend, we didn’t spend a ton of [...]
May 25, 2012
The California Festival of Beers is back in our hometown of San Luis Obispo, Calif., and we’re hyped about it. Heading into our appearance Saturday, we’ve put together a list of the top 10 breweries to get Hyped about at the 26th annual event at the famous Madonna Inn – where over 70 breweries will [...]