Bruce Glassman

About Bruce Glassman

Bruce Glassman is the author or numerous books on San Diego craft beer, including the award-winning San Diego’s Top Brewers. His San Diego Brewery Guide, which offers essential information on each brewery, tasting notes, and touring maps, is available at www.georgianbaybooks.com.
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A Six-Pack of San Diego’s Best New Little Breweries

San Diego’s beer scene has simply exploded over the past five years. That growth has meant expansion of all kinds. It has meant more breweries,…
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Three Cheers for the Little Guys – 8 Small Breweries to Check Out

If you’ve heard about San Diego craft beer, you’ve probably heard about Stone, Green Flash Ballast Point, and AleSmith. These are San Diego’s biggest and…
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8 San Diego Brews Spreading the Holiday Beer Cheer

8 San Diego Brews Spreading Holiday Beer Cheer
Photo by Bruce Glassman There’s no shortage of beer innovation in San Diego – it goes on all year long – but the holiday season…
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Walk This Way: 8 Great Downtown San Diego Tap Lists

8 Best Taphouses in Downtown San Diego
Photo by Bruce Glassman Yes, San Diego is home to more than 100 awesome breweries, and each has its own tasting room (some have two…
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Ales and Ambience: San Diego's 10+ Best Tasting Rooms

One of Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits Tasting Rooms - Miramar
Courtesy of Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits Have you ever noticed that things taste better when you”re in the right surroundings? The beer and wine…
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Three Cheers for the Little Guys – San Diego’s Nano Breweries

San Diego Nano Breweries
Three Cheers for the Little Guys – San Diego’s Nano Breweries If you’ve heard about San Diego craft beer, you’ve probably heard about Stone Brewing,…
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The Flavor Debate: Pushing the Boundaries of Craft Beer

Craft Beer - Courtesy Candice Eley
Should a craft beer just taste like beer? What is beer supposed to taste like? Hardcore craft beer fans are often divided on this question.…
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“Props” for Hops: San Diego’s Sensational Session IPA Craze

San Diego Session IPA
San Diego Session IPAs offer a big, satisfying flavor without the knock-you-on-the-floor punch after a pint or two. Courtesy of The San Diego Brewery Guide/©Georgian…
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San Diego Brews and Views You Can’t Refuse

Amplified Ale Works - Pacific Beach - Brews with a View
Drink beer the San Diego way with a cold one in your hand a view of the Pacific Ocean. Photo courtesy of The San Diego…
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Beer-Centric Bites: 5 Great Craft Beer Restaurants in San Diego

Let’s face it, touring San Diego’s many craft beer offerings is hard work. All that standing at bar counters, lifting your arms up and down…