Author Archives: Erik

About Erik

I started this blog in 2011 to share my experiences traveling across the country visiting different bars, breweries and other beer related places. Check out the blog if you would like to read about some awesome places visited and beers I've tried.

Proletariat: New York, NY

I Started coming here a few years ago after seeing this on Draft Magazine’s “Top 100 Beer Bar” list.  It’s a small and intimate bar with about 20 seats that line the narrow bar. It can get a little bit … Continue reading

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The Eagle: Cincinnati, OH

The downtown neighborhoods in Cincinnati have been going through a bit of revival – especially in the OTR (Over The Rhine) section. Old buildings are being renovated and turned into restaurants and bars. With good bars and food, also comes … Continue reading

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The Cork and Craft: San Diego, CA

The Cork and Craft / Abnormal Beer Co is a newer spot that’s popped up in Northern San Diego and already making some waves. It’s a unique all-in-one place that brews their own beer and makes their own wine. They … Continue reading

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Hamilton’s Tavern: San Diego, CA

Hamilton’s Tavern (or “Hammy’s” as the locals call it) is located in the South Park neighborhood of San Diego right next to South Park Brewing Company. It’s in a great neighborhood if you’re trying to escape the crowds of Gaslamp … Continue reading

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Bottlecraft (North Park): San Diego, CA

Another beer destination in the North Park section of San Diego. This place is located a block away from Toronado and is right on the main strip near the big “North Park” sign, so it’s hard to miss. As expected, … Continue reading

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Holiday Wine Cellar: San Diego, CA

If you’re visiting Stone (Escondido location) or Lost Abbey and you’re looking to grab some great bottles, then Holiday Wine Cellar should be your bottle shop of choice. They’ve been around for over 50 years and have the best service … Continue reading

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Neighborhood: San Diego, CA

This was one of the bars I visited during my first trip to San Diego. It’s located on the outskirts of the Gaslamp Quarter on the corner of 8th Ave and G Street. What originally drew me to this place … Continue reading

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