Top Thirst-Quenching, Hot-Weather Beers in San Diego

The heat wave rolls on in San Diego, and I want (read: need) my craft beer to be two things: light-bodied and refreshing. Besides a cold lager, no other beer is better for quenching your thirst after exercise, grilling out and hanging with friends on sunny days, or starting out a perfectly balmy evening in…

Interview with a Brewmaster: Green Flash’s Chuck Silva

Chuck Silva, the kind mastermind of Green Flash Brewing, is one of my favorite people in craft beer. Soft-spoken but radiating with creativity and brewing experience, he creates legendary liquids at the San Diego institution. Previously working at Karl Strauss, he met owner Mike Hinkley and started at Green Flash in 2004. “I saw a…

Happy Moments: My Locale Magazine Feature

Laurie Delk talks the San Diego Beer Scene and Shows us How to Taste Beer By: Jennifer Hood San Diego | April 4th, 2013 Laurie Delk at Lumberyard Tavern & Grill. Photo by Andrew Abajian for Locale Magazine This is a segment from Locale Magazine’s Guide to Cerveza San Diego 2013 – an ode to beer and the holy city…