Freelance Food + Beer Writer. Adventure seeker.

What are the odds this fits on a bumper sticker @westcoaster_socal ? @mitchatstone #labw5 #wordstobrewby

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What are the odds this fits on a bumper sticker @westcoaster_socal ? @mitchatstone #labw5 #wordstobrewby

It’s a different kind of harvest. More foreign but loved just the same. #gainey #californiawine #yeastygrapeblueismyfavoritecolor (at Gainey Vineyard)

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It’s a different kind of harvest. More foreign but loved just the same. #gainey #californiawine #yeastygrapeblueismyfavoritecolor  (at Gainey Vineyard)

95 degrees is good for harvesting but hard on harvesters. Refreshments provided by @firestonewalker @fw_sourjim @fw_bblmeister #camaltingco #craftmalt

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95 degrees is good for harvesting but hard on harvesters. Refreshments provided by @firestonewalker @fw_sourjim @fw_bblmeister #camaltingco #craftmalt

Harvest is an event every brewer should see. Here’s to the growers! #camaltingco #craftmalt #barley #harvest

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Harvest is an event every brewer should see. Here’s to the growers! #camaltingco #craftmalt #barley #harvest

It’s a beautiful day to harvest barley. #camaltingco #craftmalt (at Santa Ynez, California)

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It’s a beautiful day to harvest barley. #camaltingco #craftmalt  (at Santa Ynez, California)

A nautical themed beer festival you say? Heaven, I say. #anchorsandales @telegraphbrewing @firestonewalker #gose #oceanbeer (at Santa Barbara Maritime Museum)

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A nautical themed beer festival you say? Heaven, I say. #anchorsandales @telegraphbrewing @firestonewalker #gose #oceanbeer (at Santa Barbara Maritime Museum)

And because we were supposed to be backpacking in the Sierra Nevada last weekend, we instead brought @sierranevada to #LosPadresNationalForest. #campbeer #mtpinos #reikingdom6 #flipsideipa @chocosnitch

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And because we were supposed to be backpacking in the Sierra Nevada last weekend, we instead brought @sierranevada to #LosPadresNationalForest. #campbeer #mtpinos #reikingdom6 #flipsideipa @chocosnitch

When @sierranevada named their collaboration series #beercamp I took it literally. #campbeer #chicoking #sierranevada #mtpinos #vintagecoleman (at Los Padres National Forest)

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When @sierranevada named their collaboration series #beercamp I took it literally. #campbeer #chicoking #sierranevada #mtpinos #vintagecoleman (at Los Padres National Forest)

Out of the woods and living to fight another day. To real ale! #jackietar #valleybeer #caskale (at MacLeod Ale Brewing Co.)

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Out of the woods and living to fight another day. To real ale! #jackietar #valleybeer #caskale (at MacLeod Ale Brewing Co.)

Tartare Rouge wild red ale, Monk’s Kettle; The Mission. #flandersred @bearrepublic #tartarerouge (at The Monk’s Kettle)

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Tartare Rouge wild red ale, Monk’s Kettle; The Mission. #flandersred @bearrepublic #tartarerouge  (at The Monk’s Kettle)

The first beer fest I’ve ever been to without a writing agenda. Feels kinda good. #oregonbrewersfestival #wisconsinitesummerweisse #portlandbeer (at Oregon Brewers Festival)

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The first beer fest I’ve ever been to without a writing agenda. Feels kinda good. #oregonbrewersfestival #wisconsinitesummerweisse #portlandbeer (at Oregon Brewers Festival)

Saturday flying. With flights. #redeyewheat is especially good. #pureorderbrewco #santabarbarabeer (at Pure Order Brewing Co.)

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Saturday flying. With flights. #redeyewheat is especially good. #pureorderbrewco #santabarbarabeer  (at Pure Order Brewing Co.)

Barrelmeister and the Feralbaum. @fw_bblmeister #feralone #jerobaum @firestonewalker (at Firestone Walker Barrelworks)

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Barrelmeister and the Feralbaum. @fw_bblmeister #feralone #jerobaum @firestonewalker  (at Firestone Walker Barrelworks)

Collaborations like #w00tstout are more important than the beer itself because they transcend the industry exposing new audiences to craft. @stonebrewingco @aishatyler @geekandsundry @sablopiccolo #goodbedfellows

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Collaborations like #w00tstout are more important than the beer itself because they transcend the industry exposing new audiences to craft. @stonebrewingco @aishatyler @geekandsundry @sablopiccolo #goodbedfellows

A tiny, but necessary step in the effort to become a better beer drinker. Oh, and a summer of studying ahead. #certifiedbeerserver #cicerone #craftbeer

Posted at 5:16pm and tagged with: craftbeer, cicerone, certifiedbeerserver,.

A tiny, but necessary step in the effort to become a better beer drinker. Oh, and a summer of studying ahead. #certifiedbeerserver #cicerone #craftbeer