Check out the podcast version here: https://hoppedla.com/podcast/ranked-hazy-ipa-breweries If you’re a craft beer drinker in Los Angeles, you’re already very familiar with the West Coast IPA. But over the last couple years, a new style of IPA has descended upon LA – the Hazy IPA. In case you’re not familiar, Hazy IPAs, or New England IPAs, […]
It’s no secret that the LA craft beer scene is exploding. With new breweries, beer bars, and bottle shops opening up all the time all around Los Angeles, it can be pretty tough to keep up. Not any longer! Here is your guide to the newest craft beer openings in Los Angeles.
The southern coastal tip of LA County houses some of the best craft beer destinations out there, with Long Beach quickly becoming one of the fastest-growing beer regions in all of Los Angeles County. From Belmont Shore to Bixby Knolls, right on down to Downtown Long Beach, this is your guide to drinking great craft […]
Nestled in the San Gabriel Valley, Pasadena is home to one of the oldest craft breweries in the county. The city’s Old Town is a walkable hub for shopping and dining, however, craft beer gems are scattered throughout, creating a destination pocket worth exploring. Here’s our guide to the best craft breweries, beer bars, and […]
While some may say Hollywood is a craft beer wasteland, well…we might agree. One of LA’s most iconic neighborhoods is really lacking in the craft beer department, registering zero breweries, one quality bottle shop, and just a handful of beer bars. But something is better than nothing. And what Hollywood lacks in quantity, they make […]
When someone asks us for the best beer spots in LA, we immediately come back with followup questions – “What part of LA will you be in?”, “What styles of beer do you like?”, “Are you looking for food AND beer?”, “What’s your mode of transportation?”, etc. The real answer is, it depends. With so […]
New Years Eve is here once again, with breweries, beer bars, and beer-centric restaurants around Los Angeles busting out the special kegs, special pairings, and special pricing for your end-of-year enjoyment. Whether you’re looking for a sitdown prix-fixe beer dinner, all you can drink ales, DJs and IPAs, or just a casual non-ticketed spot to […]
In early November, the Camp Fire tore through Butte County in Northern California, leaving behind a path of devastation, marking it the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history. In response to this tragic event in their community, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company created a special fundraiser beer, Resilience Butte County Proud IPA. They brewed […]