Co-founder, Absolution Brewing Company Late last year, after four years in business and a failed attempt at opening a manufacturing facility with contract-brewing capabilities, La Jolla Brewing … [Read more...] about Craft Q&A: Steve Farguson
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Shortly before the ball dropped in Times Square on New Year’s Eve, a Vista-based brewery announced it was closing its doors forever. Earlier in the day, SpecHops Brewing Company (an operation reviewed … [Read more...] about 2017 closed out with two North County brewery closures
Multiple sources indicate that the Sorrento Valley facility secured for installation of the Fightertown Brewing concept is back on the market. This would be the latest indication that this business—an … [Read more...] about Crash and burn for Fightertown Brewing?
A quartet that seems well-fitted for erecting and operating a successful brewery is looking to do just that in Barrio Logan. Currently in planning, that business will go by the name Alta Brewing … [Read more...] about Meet Alta Brewing Company
Director of Marketing, Fighter Town Brewing Company Time flies when you’re drinking beer. It feels like only yesterday I broke news about La Jolla Brewing Company’s owners’ initiative to open a … [Read more...] about Q&A: Eden Algie
In closing out my bi-annual preview of upcoming brewer-owned businesses showing the most potential, I’m focusing on the East County. Problem is, the list hasn’t changed since the last time I previewed … [Read more...] about Best Beer Futures: East (& West)
There is never a shortage of news in the San Diego beer industry, especially with so many businesses opening. Keeping up with newcomers is a job all its own, but there was more than the normal thrush … [Read more...] about 2015 Recap: Beer’s Future?
A common quandary facing small yet successful breweries is how to expand production to meet demand. For these operations, most of which operate out of business or industrial park suites, that means … [Read more...] about Meet Fighter Town Brewing Company