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Free rides, coffee and beer on Election Day

Once the voting process is officially completed, voters can reward themselves at local bars and eateries.
Nadia Mishkin, News Editor November 6, 2018
The voting process itself can be an arduous journey. Once the voting process is officially completed, voters can reward themselves.
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Mission Brewery has its manufacturing and tasting room at the historic Wonder Bread Building next to Petco Park. Photo Credit: Ricardo Soltero.

Mission Brewery scores big on taste

Ricardo Soltero May 11, 2016

With baseball season well underway, there’s a brewery overlooking Petco Park that is perfectly situated for a pre- and post-San Diego Padres game pint. Mission Brewery, originally established in...

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Ballast Point Tasting Room is a classy spot to enjoy house specialties. Photo credit: Bernadette Hilgeman.

Local brewery still grand

Ricardo Soltero April 5, 2016

San Diego local craft beer breweries and pundits were shaken last year when Constellation Brand bought Ballast Point Brewing Company. The Modelo and Corona distributor reportedly acquired Ballast Point,...

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Pumpkin beer is a perfect way to celebrate the fall season. Photo by Osvaldo Ruiz, contributor

Pints for Knights: Gourd to the last drop

Ricardo Soltero November 18, 2015

Fall is a great season for beer consumption – the selection of seasonal brews is incredible and you’ll surely find many breweries showcasing their fall seasonal beers. Even more exciting than...

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Bolt Brewery offers a vast array of craft beers that are sure to please novice and veteran beer aficionados alike. Photo credit: Ricardo Soltero

Pints for Knights: Time to Bolt Up

Bolt Up is Little Italy's new Tasting Room
Ricardo Soltero October 15, 2015

San Diego is vying for craft brewery supremacy. The city has seen an influx of breweries and tasting rooms. With the help of some friendly competition, Stone Brewery, Ballast Point and Karl Strauss among...

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Be it catching up with friends or on the game, the Monkey Paw provides a comfortable place to enjoy a pint. Photo credit: Joe Kendall

Crafting Culture

The Monkey Paw redefines
what it means to be a college bar
Mark Elliott May 19, 2015

There’s something one should know every time they look to the drafts and swirling colored chalkboard at the Monkey Paw. There’s a laboratory hidden behind those many taps. There are breakers boiling,...

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Photo credit: Michelle Moran

Pizza and brew from the Blind Lady to you

Michelle Moran February 26, 2014

San Diego is gradually getting known for being a mecca for craft beer. With more than 30 breweries and counting, there are local bars and restaurants that serve up a good selection of San Diego beer, the...

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