The Broken Odometer – “Spring Cleaning”

Nothing like a little pre-Spring cleaning. Olive Oyl is currently having all her brass, mirror mounts, spare tire wingnut, headlight rims and steering wheel reconditioned by Coronadan Jerry Toci. Just a little touch up. Olive was built in 1924 but is known as a “hybrid” because her truck bed is 1925…

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The Broken Odometer – “On The Road w/ CBC’s Model T Beer Truck”

Like the Postman, we travel the roads of Coronado in wind, rain, sleet and hail. We don’t deliver mail, and don’t carry beer on board. But our 1924 Model T beer truck logs 100 miles a week in our ongoing search for adventure, and to bring a smile to the…

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Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for February 7-10, 2013

Now would be a great time for the band Journey to get back to their “City by the Bay” because San Francisco Beer Week starts Friday. Click this link for a full schedule of events highlighting the region’s craft beer community. Tip of the week: Many festivals offer affordable lodging…

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Beer Sessions Radio – Episode 149 – Beer Food & Rodger Davis

What goes together better than good food and good beer? This week on Beer Sessions Radio, Jimmy Carbone is joined in the studio by some of the gang over at Blind Tiger: Jen Schwertman and Tommy Harder. Tommy is the chef at the iconic NYC craft beer bar, and he’s…

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Fifth annual Zwickelmania offers a look inside Oregon breweries

Press release PORTLAND, Ore. (January 30, 2013)—Over 23,000 visitors set their sights on Oregon breweries during Zwickelmania in 2012 and that figure is projected to grow on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at the fifth annual Zwickelmania. Free Zwickelmania shuttle tours are located in Portland, Bend, Salem, Corvallis and Eugene and…

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Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for January 31 to February 3, 2013

A short list of beer festivals this week, but seeing how the all-important Super Bowl Groundhog Day is on Sunday, that’s understandable. For the record, our list of beer festivals traditionally includes sold-out events. With a thriving online secondary ticket market for nearly everything that requires one, this seems the…

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