By William Brand
Wednesday, April 13th, 2005 at 6:50 pm in Uncategorized.
Promises. Promises. OK, I did plan to post a list of the real ales at Triple Rock’s 2nd annual Firkin Fest, held March 26, 2005 at the Triple Rock brewpub in downtown Berkeley. Everyone had a great time; the beer was awesome and I’m personally looking forward to next year.
Here _ belatedly _ is the list:
Punched in the IPA, Triple Rock Brewery; Double IPA, Firestone-Walker, Paso Robles, CA; XXX Old Ale, Beach Chalet Brewery & Restaurant, San Francisco; Blarney Sisters Irish Stout (real ale version), Third Street Aleworks, Santa Rosa, CA; Epiphany Hoppy Amber, Iron Springs Brewery, Fairfax, CA; Wild Rice, Black Diamond Brewing, Concord, CA; Brothwick’s Best Bitter (B.B.B.), English Ales Brewery, Marina, CA.
Oaked Bastard, Stone Brewing, San Marcos, CA; E.S.B., Bison Brewing, Berkeley, CA; Chocolate Milk Stout, Drake’s Brewing, San Leandro, CA; Pale Ale, Pyramid Brewery & Alehouse, Berkeley, CA; English Red, Schooner’s Restaurant & Brewery, Antioch, CA; Blue Bell Bitter, Magnolia Brewing, San Francisco.
Dry Hopped Pale Ale, Sierra Nevada Brewing, Chico, CA; Starbrew, Marin Brewing, Larkspur, Ca; Extra Pale Ale, 21st Amendment, San Francisco; E.S.B., Thirsty Bear, San Francisco; Cocoa Brown, Seabright, Santa Cruz, CA; French Cabernet Oak IPA, Kelly Brothers, Manteca, CA; Dunkelweiss (Dark Wheat), Eldo’s, San Francisco; Vanilla Porter, Hoptown, Pleasanton, CA.
Pliny the Younger, Russian River Brewing, Santa Rosa; Imperial Red, Lagunitas, Petaluma, CA; Porter, Sacramento Brewing, Sacramento, CA; I.P.A. , Faultline Brewing, Sunnyvale, CA; (Oak Cask) Apple, Two Rivers Cider Co.,