Hello Beer Fans! Our Sierra Nevada Beer Dinner on Sunday was really fun and we tasted lots of great beer. The good news for you is that there is tons left over and we will be tapping it all week long. We have Sierra Nevada Flipside Double IPA on tap right now and it is […]
Hello Beer Fans, Sorry for the long absence from the newsletter, but as many of you know the last month has been very turbulent for me and Lindsey. We divested ourselves of Bailey Barbecue and Julian Brewing Company because of an increasingly unworkable situation with our partners. The upside is that I now have more […]
Hello Beer Fans! This is going to be a great weekend for fans of Alpine Beer Company and for fans of the beautiful game as EURO 2012 and the USA’s World Cup Qualifying campaign get under way. There are some great Ballast Point casks coming up next week and the pub will be open on […]
Hello Beer Fans, The brewing world will soon be descending upon San Diego for this year’s Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) and World Beer Cup (WBC). Thousands of industry professionals will be in town the first week of May and there will be amazing events all around town. It will be like a second San Diego […]
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There are a ton of great beers on tap right now at O’Brien’s.Â Tyson just tapped the Schlenkerla Oak Smoked Double Bock, which is one of my all time favorite beers.Â AleSmith My Bloody Valentine is on tap and coming on cask tonight – we also have our other Valentine’s [...]
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O’Brien’s pub is celebrating its 18th Anniversary this month with two great events – Ballast Point Smoking Hot Beer Night and our annual Russian River TION weekend.Â We also have some fantastic casks this month along with lots of new bottles on our list.Â We finish off the month [...]
Hoppy New Year Beer Fans!
We are ending the year with a bang at the pub as we have just greatly expanded our bottle list.Â Our annual New Year’s Eve-Eve Party will be Friday, December 30th.Â We’ll then be closed for the 31st and the 1st, and then back open on Monday, January [...]
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The 15th Strong Ale Festival is this Friday and Saturday at Pizza Port Carlsbad with more than 75 beers over 8% alcohol.Â The festival will run from 4 to 11 pm on Friday the 2nd and 11 am to 11 pm on Saturday the 3rd.Â Beers from all over the [...]
Hello Beer Fans! Our 17th anniversary party last week was a ton of fun and the Nickel Bag double IPA turned out great.Â We’ll be getting more kegs of it this week.Â A couple of the wonderful Pizza Port beers are still on tap – For Peet’s Sake (coffee oatmeal brown ale), Where’s My Lightsaber […]
Hello Beer Fans! This weekend we celebrate 17 years of great beer at O’Brien’s.Â From the time that original owner Jim O’Brien opened in 1994, O’Brien’s has been a home for San Diego’s great beer.Â The pub was the first account for many of the county’s breweries including the one we will feature this Friday, […]