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Sometimes I Like It Ugly

Sometimes I Like It Ugly By Jeff Wiederkehr Co-Founder, Head Brewer Burning Beard Brewing Co. April 5, 2017 Thinking about the Hazy IPA and really trying to work it out as a lover of San Diego, San Diego beer, and beer tradition. What is it about this new spin on the IPA that is so polarizing? Eventually, these thoughts on the Hazy IPA brought me to music. There are so...

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Beer of the Week: Barrel-Aged Panic at the Monastery

Beer of the Week: Burning Beard Barrel-Aged Panic at the Monastery West Coaster, March 30, 2017 By Brandon Hernández From the Beer Writer: I can be a tough judge of a brewery’s character and wares, but from the first time I visited El Cajon’s Burning Beard Brewing, I’ve been nothing but impressed with their ethos, environs and the liquid fruits of its brew crew’s labor. All of it melds...

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1-Year Anniversary Party – Ticket Holders Unite!

To help you prepare for a kick-ass time, here’s a look at the day’s agenda. Please note: The Beard will be OPEN ONLY TO EVENT TICKET HOLDERS on Saturday, 4/1. Also, because we're completely maxed out on ticket sales, we will not be selling tickets at the door. We’d love to have everyone in, but we just can’t. Our permit says so =( Looking forward to seeing y’all...

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Big Boots Brew Day

Big Boots Brew Day @ Burning Beard Brewing Co. A play in three acts By Katie Ostler, Beardtender March 27, 2017 The Players Shannon Lynnette - Tasting Room Manager, Burning Beard Brewing Katie Ostler - Beardtender, Burning Beard Brewing Torry Eagle - Beardtender, Burning Beard Brewing Nikki Kojima - Beardtender, Burning Beard Brewing Shannon Hughes - Beertender, Rip Current Brewing Lindsey - Beertender, Rip Current Brewing Sam Olson - Brewer, ChuckAlek Independent Brewers Danielle Rodriguez -...

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Burning Beard Brewing (VIDEO)

Burning Beard Brewing What’s On Draft Feb 10, 2017 In our last episode before the mid-season break, we learn about a great charity contest from Societe and Setting Sun before enjoying a flight tasting with Shannon from Burning Beard. Next week we go on hiatus for a month, before returning March 13th with a travel episode in Paris, France. Cheers! (NSFWish) https://vimeo.com/203543915...

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What San Diego is Drinking Right Now

What San Diego is Drinking Right Now Some surprising—and some not so surprising—current local beer trends San Diego Magazine, Jan. 19, 2017 By Bruce Glassman Do you ever wonder what the San Diego beer scene looks like from behind the bar? I do. I spend so much time writing about—and thinking about—new trends, styles, and techniques that I don’t often get a chance to step back and get the...

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Rock & Roll Happy Hour with Burning Beard

FM949 San Diego Rock & Roll Happy Hour w/Jeremy January 6, 2017 We're starting the year off right and digging into some of San Diego's best new breweries! This week we drink with our friends from Burning Beard in El Cajon! Check out the beer for yourself...

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Burning Beard Brewing on Beer for Breakfast

91X San Diego Beer for Breakfast w/Tommy January 5, 2017 We were without the crushable wit and wisdom of under-the-weather Paul Segura from Karl Strauss Brewing this morning, but we had a full, jolly, coiffable studio nonetheless with the team from Burning Beard Brewing Co., who made their way from El Cajon in the Circle of Hops (put it on the map!) to 91X for this week’s edition...

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