From the Beer Writer: If there's any gringo brewer that's going to do right by both San Diego and Baja, it's Ryan Brooks. He has lived a cross-cultural life, residing in Tijuana and working with … [Read more...] about Beer of the Week: SouthNorte Sea Señor Mex Lager
The craft-brewing industry is in a state of flux, forcing companies within it to reexamine their business models and, in the case of larger operations, alter them in order to thrive or, in some cases … [Read more...] about Coronado Brewing to purchase Monkey Paw Brewing
Many know Ryan Brooks for his work as brewmaster at Coronado Brewing Company. During his tenure, that interest has won numerous awards, including Champion Mid-Size Brewing Company at the 2014 World … [Read more...] about Coronado brewmaster founds SouthNorte Brewing Co.
From the Beer Writer: For me, one of the most fun, non-alcohol-related aspects of beer-culture is how the taste, or even the mere mention of a beer can transport me to a specific moment. When I first … [Read more...] about Beer of the Week: Coronado Barrel-Aged German Chocolate Cake
From the Beer Writer: It’s easy to take the longevity of a long-time brewing institution for granted, especially with so many bright, shiny flavors-of-the-month entering the market. Fortunately, … [Read more...] about Beer of the Week: Coronado 20th Anniversary Imperial IPA
One morning, standing in a green room awaiting a television segment with the owners of Fallbrook Brewing Company and Bolt Brewery, I watched both gentlemen take a shine to each other. It made sense. … [Read more...] about Fallbrook’s “Homegrown” collaboration beer
Ryan Brooks is the Head Brewer at Coronado Brewing Co. You just brewed a collaboration beer on Wednesday. How'd that come about? Sebastian (Sauer, from Cologne, Germany's Freigeist … [Read more...] about The Friday Five: 5Q w/ Ryan Brooks