An Afternoon at Jester King Brewery in Texas Hill Country

An Afternoon at Jester King Brewery

As I was preparing for my trip to Austin, I put out a request on social media: What breweries should I visit? I received several recommendations, and there was resounding agreement: Jester King Brewery was a must. When the people speak, I listen (as long as they’re intelligent, beer-loving folk). I had seen Jester King frequently listed in round-up articles about the best breweries to visit […]


Sipping a Pilsner at Firestone Walker

Earlier this summer, I went on a road trip along the Central Coast of California with my sister and brother-in-law. (Check them out if you want a serious case of wanderlust.) When I discovered we’d be passing through Paso Robles, I knew we’d have to make a pit stop at Firestone Walker Brewing Company. It’s the 16th largest craft brewery in the country! Interestingly enough, news of […]


A Few More Portland Breweries to Visit

I wrote about my top three favorite Portland breweries a few weeks ago, but it was hard to narrow down my list. There are so many fun craft beer spots in that city! So today I’m writing about more worthwhile places to grab a pint in Portland. PROST  My boyfriend and I stopped by Prost, a cute bar and restaurant in the Mississippi District centered around all things German, right […]

Cambria flight

Beer Tasting in Cambria, California

In late July, I met up with my sister and brother-in-law in San Francisco for a long weekend roadtrip. We drove to Monterey, through the picturesque coastal town of Big Sur, then down to Cambria and Paso Robles. Naturally, we visited several wineries and breweries along the way. The most charming brewery we stopped by was Cambria Beer Company. Offering “pints by the sea,” a visit to the brewery […]