Walter Mencken 2:37 p.m., March 1
|Sunday, March 1, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.|
|Saturday, March 7, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.|
|Saturday, March 21, noon to 5 p.m.|
|Sunday, March 22, noon to 5 p.m.|
Collaborating with Julian brewery for Beer to the Rescue charity beer
Last year, I had the pleasure of collaborating in the brewing of an English-style extra special bitter (ESB) aptly named Bitter Beer Writer. It was the idea of Tom Nickel, the owner and brewmaster at ...
Julian Hard Cider being sued for alleged abuse of trademark
In July, I introduced readers to Brian Kenner, an orchard owner working to open a cider and perry company called Julian CiderWorks in the community of the same name. When reporting on this, I wondered ...
Nickel Beer Company brews ale-cider hybrid with local apples
I love the Padres and Chargers, but a balding, portly friar and buffed out lightning bolt are hard to get excited about. San Diego isn’t known for cool mascots. Fortunately, it is known for exceptional ...
Popular hiking trail in the Cuyamacas is open again.
The Kelly Ditch Trail is a 5.6-mile hiking path extending from William Heise County Park to Lake Cuyamaca. Prior to 2003, it passed through one of the most magnificent oak and coniferous forests in San ...