Liz Bowen

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  • Undistributed beer of the week: Barrio

    Undistributed beer of the week: Barrio

    Editor's Note: Undistributed beer of the week is a series that profiles a local brew only available to try on draft at specific locations in San Diego. The competition is fierce in San Diego's beer community, but someone has to take the title. This week's best undistributed beer is ... Thorn St....

  • Local, healthier desserts to keep you on track

    Local, healthier desserts to keep you on track

    Summer is coming up quickly here in San Diego, and as a generally active community, we are keen on keeping our figures in check while still indulging in the occasional, delicious dessert. Lucky for us, beyond baking our own treats at home, there are plenty of healthier options around town that...

  • Undistributed beer of the week: Erotic City

    Undistributed beer of the week: Erotic City

    There can only be one undistributed beer of the week. The competition is fierce in San Diego's beer community, but someone has to take the title. This week's best undistributed beer is ... Pariah Brewing Co.: Erotic City  Style: Ale  ABV: 9 percent ABV Pair with: Duck breast seasoned in Chinese...

  • The Bankers Hill Art & Craft Beer Festival is back

    The Bankers Hill Art & Craft Beer Festival is back

    Get artsy while having some delicious, local brews at the 5th annual Bankers Hill Art & Craft Beer Festival, taking over The Abbey on Fifth in Bankers Hill from 6 to 9 p.m on Friday, March 31. The social event is organized to showcase to the public the very best of art, cuisine and drinks in the...

  • A cigar and dinner pairing event is coming to True North Tavern

    A cigar and dinner pairing event is coming to True North Tavern

    Albeit a little off-the-beaten path, cigar lovers, this one is for you. Mosey over to  True North Tavern on Wednesday, April 5 for "Mezcal Y Fumar," featuring a 4-course meal prepared by the chefs of Urban Solace, paired with fine cigars.  The meal will be made especially savory, perfect for pairing...

  • Grab a brew with... Almost Monday

    Grab a brew with... Almost Monday

    Alternative rock is a staple in San Diego music and these local teens are paying homage to that, while still creating their own, pop-driven, rock sound that is shaking up a plethora of venues across town. Without an EP, these 18-year-olds from North County San Diego, have been booking shows at...

  • Where to get your waffle on in San Diego

    Where to get your waffle on in San Diego

    While pancakes and French toast are undoubtedly staples within the breakfast and brunch scene, we gotta honor one of our favorite b-fast pastimes: the waffle. Whether topped with syrup, fruit or bacon, the waffle stands out as one of our favorite carb-y treats that cannot be beat. With Waffle Day...

  • Local Brews Local Grooves returns to House of Blues

    Get ready to get down with some slammin' local brews while grooving to tunes from San Diego artists at the annual Local Brews Local Grooves show, set to take over House of Blues on Saturday, March 25. The evening will kick off at 6 p.m. and groove until 9 p.m. with 16 breweries and 16 unique bands....

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