Tag Archives: beer

From Austin With Love; Alamo Owner Meets Mission

A thick knot of people clustered around one particularly genial man at Mission Bar late Thursday, but not just because he was buying the drinks. Tim League, the center of attention that night, is the founder of Austin’s Alamo Drafthouse, which will open up a new location in the historic New Mission Theater. League had sent out a public invitation via...

Southern Pacific Brewery Hosts Year-End Party

It’s taken much longer than co-owners Anthony LaVia and Christopher Lawrence anticipated, but if the final inspections go well, Southern Pacific Brewery will be open in a few weeks. In the meantime, it’s New Year’s Eve, and the owners are throwing a party. “It’s New Year’s Eve, how could you not?” Lawrence said after walking around the renovated warehouse at...

The Coolest Map Ever

Crime First Starting things off with the serious stuff: the man who was arrested last month after the sexual assault of a teenage girl in Garfield Park also faces charges from an earlier rape on a woman in the same area, the Chronicle reports. Meanwhile KGO reports that police also arrested a 56-year-old homeless man for alleged arson at an...

Beer + Bikes + Sausages

While Gestalt Haus still stands, some of the crew have apparently cut ties and gone to set up their own bar way up in Fairfax, the Marin Independent Journal reports. Basically the new place boils down to this – beer + bike racks + sausages = good. Speaking of crews cutting ties, Eater’s reporting that the Weird Fish crew have...

Bloggers, Come Back!

Well the lack of things actually happening online is causing me to really grasp at straws here. Here’s hoping things pick back up tomorrow, when you all actually get back to work. Fabric8 gallery held it’s first annual egg nog competition (the nog-in) today, according to Vegansaurus, three out of the six entries were vegan. No word on the winner...

As If You Needed More Food

If you celebrate Christmas, you probably had a huge meal yesterday, hopefully with some nice wine or hot buttered rum (or whatever the vegan alternative to buttered rum would be.) The last thing you probably want to think about is more food, unless you happen to be like this editor. The New York Times is allover the Mission District today,...