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! We have a very special treat tonight that is all for a good cause. My friend Danny Williams passed away earlier this year at the age of 52. Danny was the long time cellar master for the Great American Beer Festival and the World Beer Cup. As Danny touched so many lives […]
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Lots of good stuff to tell you about in this email including our next Sunday night tasting on March 11 just before St. Patrick’s Day.Â We have some great Ballast Point casks coming up next week and next Friday is a day you will not want to miss with […]
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There is much to celebrate this week at O’Brien’s.Â Last week, the pub was named the U.S. Soccer Bar of the Year in the Best of U.S. Soccer awards.Â And we will conclude our 18th Anniversary month with a Russian River TION weekend and our Taste of Bagby dinner on […]
Hello Beer Fans!
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 […]
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, […]
Hoppy New Year Beer Fans! 2011 is upon us with the optimism that a new year brings.Â As with any year, 2010 had its ups and downs, but the one thing that stayed the same was that San Diego is a great place to drink beer.Â The rest of the country has finally woken up […]
Hello Holiday Beer Fans! The Strong Ale Festival is now behind us and our Belgian Christmas Ale Weekend is coming up.Â We’ll have lots of great beer both on tap and in the bottle.Â You can also look forward to a cask of Alpine Duet on Thursday the 9th at 5 pm (look for meatball […]