1999 Citracado Parkway, Escondido
December 10 | Complete Guide to San Diego Breweries Release Party: OK, it’s not first in sequential order, but I’ll be shameless because I want to see you at this one. Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Escondido is hosting a release party and virtual “book signing” for my ebook, the San Diego Beer News Complete Guide to San Diego Breweries. Brewers from top-rated breweries will be there to chat with eventgoers and, best of all, they’re bringing some of their rare and delicious specialty beers. Admission is free with purchase of the book, so come on by and enjoy what equates to something of a mini beer festival. | Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens –
Escondido, 1999 Citracado Parkway, Escondido, 5 p.m.
Brewery Guests: Peter Zien (AleSmith), Colby Chandler (Ballast Point), Chuck Silva (Green Flash), Greg Koch (Stone), Douglas Constantiner (Societe), Paul Sangster (Rip Current), Kevin Buckley (Latitude 33), Daniel Love (Mother Earth), Cy Henley (Amplified Ale Works) and more!
Beer List: 2011 The Lost Abbey Angel’s Share, Ballast Point Victory At Sea Coffee-Vanilla Imperial Porter with Coconut, Dried Habaneros and Fresh Ghost Peppers, Stone Enjoy By 12.13.13 IPA, Rip Current Caught In A Rip Triple IPA, Latitude 33 Murder By Death Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout, Mother Earth Sin Tax Peanut Butter Stout, Green Flash Palate Wrecker, AleSmith Barrel-Aged Speedway Stout, Amplified Ale Works Pig Nose Pale Ale, and Societe The Roustabout Double IPA
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805 16th Street, East Village
November 29—December 1 | Anniversary Weekend: Monkey Paw Pub & Brewery is taking three days to celebrate its first two years in business. Friday will feature a wide array of apish creations including MP’s first Brett beer, Saturday will feature beers from around San Diego and the house imperial stout with coffee and blueberries, and Sunday’s all about clean-up with some rarities thrown in. | Monkey Paw Pub & Brewery, 805 16th Street, East Village, Times Vary
950 Hotel Circle North, Mission Valley
December 5 | Five Chef Societe Duck Tales Dinner: Chefs from Table 926, Carnitas Snack Shack, Southpaw Social Club, and La Valencia Hotel will join host toque Karl Prohaska at Handlery Hotel to serve up a cavalcade of duck-centered dishes that are all they’re quacked up to be, thanks in part to being paired with Belgian-inspired beers from Societe Brewing Company. | Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Circle, Mission Valley, 6:30 p.m.
Other Notable Happenings
- November 27, 12 p.m.: Night Before Christmas Release Party, Manzanita Brewing Company; Santee
- November 30, 5 p.m.: 30th on 30th, Various Locations, North Park & South Park
- December 1 & 8, 1:25 p.m.: Slater’s 50/50 Chargers Tailgate, Qualcomm Stadium. Mission Valley
- December 3, 3 p.m.: Palate Wrecker Release Party, Green Flash Brewing Company, Mira Mesa