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Beer Bars: Public House in Las Vegas

Being the hunter of craft beer that I’ve become, I was excited for my first trip to Vegas after adopting this life. I mean, it’s Vegas. A city with lush golf courses in the middle of a desert. A city with white tigers. A city with easy access to ridiculously rare wines, the best cigars,
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Brewery Profile: Dos Desperados Brewing Company

In San Diego, you get quite a range of breweries, encapsulating everything from “Wow, there’s a ton of corporate money behind this place” to “Did we accidentally step into a college kids’ basement?”  Somewhere along that spectrum lies the people who are just doing it right.  At the end of the day, it’s about the
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My Fling With Portland

Being from Nebraska, I’ve missed green.  Spring and summer bring about these vivid greens in plants that don’t exist in Southern California.  Flying into Portland, I got a taste of those vivid greens that come from actual rain and seasons.  And then I got a taste of a bunch of different beers. I was in
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Beer Review: Baba by Uinta Brewing Company

I’m going to try to hide my pure, unadulterated love for this beer.  It could sleep with my fiancee and total my car and I’d still probably laugh, pay for its cab ride home, and tell all of my friends “Oh that Baba…”  Dammit, I was supposed to hide my beer boner.  But I digress.
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Brewery Profile: Hess Brewing Company

Hess Brewing is all growed up now. When I first encountered Hess, it was a very small operation working out of a single bay in an industrial park. Their brewery doubled as a tasting room. There was a large refrigerator housing the kegs and bottles, a tap setup mounted onto the fridge, a bar akin
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