Craft casualties have been piling up since summer.
There are a few elements that factor into this answer, but really it's also a bit of a shot in the dark.
Party gets started with Guild Fest, featuring more than 100 local beers, and concludes with an upscale food-and-beer pairing at the Lodge at Torrey Pines.
Heading south from Thorn Brewing on National Avenue will land you at Iron Fist, newly opened Attitude Brewing, Border X and killer tacos at ¡Salud!
Oceanside brewery's It's Festtastic! hits the spot during Oktoberfest.
Most higher quality beers are best when chilly, not dead-of-winter cold.