Hello Hop Fans! We host one of my favorite annual events this weekend, our 10th Wet Hop Festival. We will have 29 different beers to tap over the weekend with 26-27 expected on tap Friday, Saturday and Sunday. We get a little sneak peak tonight (Thursday) with a cask of Port Brewing’s High Tide IPA […]
Hello Good Beer Fans! A hopefully quick update this week on upcoming events this weekend along with news on our next pub trip to London and Belgium in December to taste amazing Christmas beers. We have restocked our O’Brien’s pint glasses for sale and added a few new ones including “I Always Get a Hoppy […]
Hello Beer Fans! We have some great stuff coming up for you over the next few weeks, starting tonight with a cask of Ballast Point Dorado double IPA at 5 pm! I’ve got news on San Diego Beer Week, our upcoming Belgian Beer Dinner and our 10th Wet Hop Festival. We’re tapping some great beers […]
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 and Mead Fans! We have a very special treat at the pub tonight for you mead (honey wine) fans. Michael Fairbrother of Moonlight Meadery in Londonderry, New Hampshire will be at O’Brien’s at 8 pm tonight, Wednesday, May 30th. We will have 5 Moonlight Meads in the bottle – Scorn (chili pepper mead), […]
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 […]
Hello Hoppy Beer Fans!
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 […]
Hello Beer Fans!
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 […]