SF Beer week is one of my favorite times of the year; it’s my birthday and I get to enjoy copious amounts of amazing beers from all across the Bay Area and beyond. Beer week is an action packed week filled with beer dinners, beer pairings, educational seminars with brewers and brewery owners, sensory seminars… Read More Drink Up, it’s Time for SF Beer Week
I’ve got you covered. I hunted down the 3 breweries in Sonoma County that are hosting an epic New Year’s Eve bash: comedy, music, games, food, pairings… what could be better?! Not much 🙂 Stay close to home and visit Cooperage Brewing for music and food, Barrel Brothers for comedy, and Fogbelt Brewing for comedy… Read More Need Something Fun to do on New Year’s Eve?
Fogbelt Brewery is hosting a comedy show TOMORROW NIGHT!! Fogbelt Brewing, a small Santa Rosa spot that is becoming an institution among the thirty-somethings is holding a comedy show on Dec 4th starting at 8pm. The evening will be hosted by Cody Smith. There is a $5 cover to get you in the door… Read More Fogbelt Brewery is hosting a comedy show TOMORROW NIGHT!!
Get fishy with St. Florian’s Brewery today and tomorrow (November 19th and 20th) from 4-8pm. Viva la Baja will be there serving up some great tacos, burritos, and enchiladas. This delicious fare is made up of all kinds of fresh fishy goodness: shrimp, shrimp, and more shrimp, plus a little salmon and other types of… Read More St. Florian’s rainy day fun!!
On the hunt for new beers to enjoy with my classic Thanksgiving dinner, I asked Matt Fenn, local beer expert and co-owner of Beercraft bottle shop and taproom in Rohnert Park, what beers he recommends for Thanksgiving. Check out the full article and what Matt recommends here on SonomaMag.com. I hope you enjoy these beers as much as I… Read More 5 Beers to Have at Your Thanksgiving Table
NORCAL BEER GEEKS FESTIVAL TOMORROW! Don’t miss the 3rd annual NorCal Beer Geeks Festival TOMORROW at the Petaluma veterans building. A fun beer event with a great cause. Here are the details on Sonoma Magazine. Hope to see you there! Cheers, Jess
The Russian River Brew Pub crew and local visitors are no strangers to the mass crowds lining up outside of the pub. Pliny the Elder brings people here to Santa Rosa from all over the world. Pliny the Younger, in February, has people “tailgating” with their chairs, blankets, and food, waiting for hours on end to have a… Read More Russian River Brewing Company is “All Hopped Up For The Cure”
A topic that is near and dear to my heart- with my new gig at Sonoma Magazine I was able to incorporate my passion for wine and beer all in the same feature. It’s harvest time for wineries and we all know that beer plays a huge role in the wine-making world; after a long,… Read More It Takes a lot of Great Beer to make Sonoma County Wine!
I am excited to announce that I am the new craft beer writer for the Press Democrats SonomaMag.com. I will be featuring beer buzz in an around Sonoma County, as well as recipes, beer pairings, and tips! Here is a link to my first article. Add your email to my mailing list to stay informed!!… Read More New Craft Beer Writer for the Press Democrats Sonoma Magazine