Burning Beard Brewing

Burning Beard Wins at SD Beer News Awards

Members of the local media and craft-brewing industry team up to announce the winners of this first-ever all-San-Diego beer competition San Diego Beer News March 3, 2021 By Brandon Hernández The entire month of January, craft-beer fans and members of the brewing industry nominated their favorite beers and breweries for the first-ever San Diego Beer News Awards. Then, in February, we received hundreds and hundreds of votes on separate...

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The humbly significant Vienna lager

Examining an often overlooked style's centuries-long, intercontinental progression San Diego Beer News February 9, 2021 By Shannon Lynnette Synergy.  If there was any word that actively described the progression of our beloved elixir through our short timeline on this planet, this does so adeptly. The history and development of beer is reliant on the exchange of information, the ebb and flow of diplomacy, and clever adaptation to circumstance; the interaction...

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Vultures, Normcore and Mountain Bikes

Updates and Miscellany Logo, Rides, News, Pilsners By James Murren January 17, 2021 The other morning, I spent a little time goofing around with what came out to be a logo of sort for MTBeer. Stickers will eventually be made and sent out to subscribers. Keep you posted on what the final product looks like and as to when they’re available. Here’s the result of my first ever attempt...

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Beer of the Week: In Praise of Bacchus

SD Beer News Jan 8, 2010 By Brandon Hernández From the Beer Writer: Sometimes, when a brewer describes the painstaking lengths they've gone to in order to brew a beer, it can raise expectations to the point where, even if it's exceptional, the end product fails to convey all that hard work. That's not the case with this week's featured beer, In Praise of Bacchus, a Belgian-style lambic...

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Tip Your Bartenders: Shannon Lynnette

Good Beer Hunting May 11. 2020 By Beth Demmon Our team of writers, designers, and photographers have a profound respect for bartenders. They’re so often a second set of eyes and ears for what’s happening in parts of our larger beer culture. And right now, we miss them like hell. Together with Captain Pabst, we wanted to offer a gesture of our love by profiling a dozen bartenders, and...

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Double can debut!

FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2020 DOUBLE CAN DEBUT ✌🏼 Featuring local favorite CIRCLE OF HOPS 🤩 A classic hoppy San Diego Pale Ale with a perfectly balanced malt backbone and tons of Cascade hop character 🍻 And joining Circle on the canning line is hazy superstar DREAMER DECEIVER HAZY IPA 😎 A super duper juice bomb bursting with STRATA hop goodness and a gorgeous velvety mouthfeel 😍 Mark your...

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Psychotic Waltz Debuts New Album at the Beard

Psychotic Waltz: nearly as big as David Hasselhoff InsideOutMusic will soon release their first new album in 23 years San Diego Reader February 13, 2020 By Allen Sanford • “The band was over, obituary written, done,” says Psychotic Waltz bassist Ward Evans. “It stayed that way from 1997 to 2008 or so. There was minimal contact between any of us during that time. Everyone had moved on to live their lives....

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Burning Beard 4-Year Anniversary Party

Join us as we celebrate the quadrennial anniversary of our 2016 Leap Day opening. Cosmic-caliber chaos guaranteed! Live rock ‘n roll, Wild Ale bar, specialty beer releases, tasty grinds, and some SPECIAL SURPRISES guaranteed to please your ear holes and melt your face off! TICKETS INCLUDE Admission Collectible Anniversary 4 Stein 1 Bottle .375L BBA Orgone Accumulator English Barleywine (to go) 1 Beer Token $5 Stein Fills Raffle Ticket Bragging rights, faded memories,...

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Beard Week 2019

Catch the Beard at these kick-ass Beer Week events! 11/01 - Backcountry Beer Night with Burning Beard, Alpine, and Nickel Beer Co., Obrien's Pub 11/01 - Strong Ale Tap Takeover, West Coast Smoke & Tap House 11/02 - Sabado De Los Muertos + Dankness Visible IPA Can Release, Burning Beard Tasting Room 11/02 - Guild Fest, Embarcadero North 11/04 - Fishing with the Brewers, Fathom Bistro &...

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