Westlake Brewing is not the same brewery that you once knew. This is because they’ve recently expanded their offerings from craft beer to include a full bar and restaurant. However, the main reason you should be paying attention to Westlake Brewing right now is their new head brew master, Josh McCombs.
Casa Agria has announced an 8,600 sq ft expansion that will include new brewing equipment, a new tasting room, a kitchen, and the capability to have guest taps.
Casa Agria Specialty Ales (CASA) has gained attention across the country for their unfiltered IPAs and fruity, sour beers. One Thursday, I came in to try their latest release — a hazy, unfiltered IPA. Aptly named “Simconaut”, it is brewed with oats and features Simcoe hops, which give it an earthy citrus and pine nose.
The fourth annual Ventura County Beer Week is upon us! Here are the details behind some of the special events that are happening.