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California Craft Breweries List

There are currently 312 breweries listed in California.

Recently-Added California Craft Beers

Did you know there are over 1,786 different craft beers in California?

Recently-Added California Craft Beers

Port Brewing Company

Santa's Little Helper Imperial Stout

Seasonal American Double / Imperial Stout
Anderson Valley Brewing Company

Framboise Rose Gose

Seasonal Gose
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Santa Maria Pale Ale

American Pale Ale (APA)
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Julicious

American IPA
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Mo-Tra

American IPA
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

New World

American Pale Wheat Ale
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Black Gold

American Porter
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Cra-Hazy

American IPA
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Resolution

American IPA
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Cali-Veza

Dortmunder / Export Lager
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

Double Eagle

American Blonde Ale
Santa Maria Brewing Co.

B410

American Double / Imperial IPA
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A Brief History of Beer in San Diego, California

#DrinkLocal is a global movement in efforts to support local craft breweries and brewers. Take a dive into San Diego’s beer industry with a little history on San Diego’s first brewery and first craft brewery.

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California Beer Guide – Find the Best CA Breweries

The California Beer Guide is your resource for a list of all CA breweries and beers. Find the best craft beers and craft breweries in California, United States.

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Pabst Blue Ribbon is Selling Limited Edition 99-Packs of PBR – Here’s Where to Buy Them

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8 Bubbly Beers to Pop Instead of Champagne on New Years

Most people will drink champagne on New Year’s Eve. Why not change it up this year? Here’s 4 beers you should drink instead of champagne on New Years.

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50 Beers to Drink on the Fourth of July from Every U.S. State

Happy 4th of July! Celebrate your patriotism by drinking a local beer from your home-state. Check out these must-try beers from every state in America.

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Top 10 New Craft Beers You Need to Try Before the 2019 NHL Draft

With the NHL Draft just around the corner, JustBeer has done the dirty work for the worst NHL teams (let’s face it, they need the help) and selected the Top 10 Craft Beer draft picks for 2019.

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5 Cannabis-Infused Beers to Drink on 4/20

Calling all stoners, occasional weed smokers, or any beer-lover looking for a smoke-free high: Cannabis THC-infused beer is now a thing and these weed beers are the perfect drink to sip on to celebrate a pot-head’s favourite day; 4/20.

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Bitter and Hoppy Beers: The perfect beers for anyone who loves the bitter flavour of black coffee or a strong grapefruit.

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DIY High Alcohol Kombucha Brew Recipe by Boochcraft

If you’ve been itching to brew your own high alcohol kombucha at home, here is a step-by-step recipe by Boochcraft that will yield 1 gallon of hard kombucha at approximately 4-7% ABV.

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Pilsners vs. Lagers — What’s the Difference?

What is the difference between a pilsner and a lager? Is pilsner a type of lager? If you find yourself asking questions about pilsners and lagers every time you reach for one, continue reading for your answers!

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7 Haunted Brewery Tours You Need to Visit this Halloween

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Ales vs. Lagers – What’s the Difference?

What is the difference between an ale and a lager? Are lagers a type of ale? If you find yourself asking questions about ale and lager beer styles every time you reach for one, this article will teach you the difference and about their different beer types!

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California Beer Guide – Find the Best CA Breweries

The California Beer Guide is your resource for a list of all CA breweries and beers. Find the best craft beers and craft breweries in California, United States.

Whether you’re looking to check out some craft breweries in California or you’re looking for a specific Cali beer, the California Beer Directory will help you find the nearest brewery in CA serving your favourite beer styles on tap and where to buy craft beer in California.

 

Find the Best Breweries in California, USA – Tap into the Cali Craft Beer Scene:

The California Beer Directory was created for beer lovers by beer Lovers. The goal of this guide is to help beer drinkers find the best craft beers and craft breweries in California.

Whether you’re just visiting California or you’re a local – this beer guide is here to help you discover new beers and where to buy craft beer in California.

Using the California Beer Directory, You Can Find:
  • A Map/List of California Craft Breweries
  • Local Pubs, Taprooms, Restaurants Serving Craft Beer in Cali
  • Where to find craft beer on tap in California, USA
  • Where to buy craft beer in California

 

Find Craft Beer in California – How to Use the Cali Beer Guide

 

California Brewery List

Using the CA Craft Beer Guide to find local beers is easy. Visit the Beer Guides page on JustBeer, then select “California” to view a list of California craft breweries or the California craft brewery map.

 

California Craft Brewery Map

Want to make your own personalized California brewery tour? Well, let us be your travel guide! Use the CA Beer Guide to see a map of breweries in California and create your own beer tasting and brewery tour!

 

About California Beer – Facts About the California Beer Industry

California has a huge craft beer scene with over 800 craft breweries operating in the state.

  • According to the Brewers Association, California produces 3,421,295 barrels of craft beer per year. (Californians love to #DrinkLocal!)
  • California has the highest number of breweries in the United States.

If you’re looking for a craft brewery in California, the JustBeer Cali Brewery Guide is the #1 resource for finding the best California craft beer.