Tag: California


owners and staff of Scratch Brewing Company

Buying the Farm

Why some brewers are choosing to establish farm breweries and grow the ingredients that go into their bottles

Hi-Time founder Chuck Hanson (right), winemaker Ernst Loosen (left).

Hi-Time in the OC

How an idiosyncratic, 60-year old, family-run wine shop in southern California has stood the test of time

Brewmaster Florian Kuplent poses with beer

Becoming a Brewmaster

A lot of study and practice goes into earning the title brewmaster, but not everyone with the title puts in the work