Beer + Bikes in Novato

Hi All! Yesterday I drove out a half hour south from where I live to Novato to go do some beer tasting with my friend Taylor. Taylor, and her family, have been good friends of mine for the last 6 years or so now. I had nothing to do besides go on a little hike earlier in the day before going out and drinking beer later. I get to her house around 4:30 and start talking with her parents and crack open one of y Raspberry Pale Ale's that I brewed and they were instantly shocked with how good the beer was! That's one of my favorite feelings in the world, when someone loves my beer! I also get a compliment within the first 20 minutes of being there about how I look skinny and we come to realize it

A Day Trip In Tahoe

Goodmorning everyone! If you have been following me along on my Instagram or Facebook page, you will have probably noticed that this past Tuesday and Wednesday I was out in Tahoe getting my drink on. As I'm still waiting until my first international trip which is going to be to Spain, I am trying to get to as much breweries as possible here in California. While currently still running Old Redwood Brewery, I have Tuesdays and Wednesdays off. I woke up Tuesday morning at 6:15am and was instantly hit with the adventure bug! I didn't want to stay cooped up in the my house out in Sonoma County (where all the fires were in Oct. 2017) all "weekend"so I decided to book an Air BnB, pack up a small ba

Not Your Average Brewer

As I begin to embark on my journey trying different beers and learning the craft beer culture around the world, I launch this blog to document my adventures. I will be contacting brewers around the world in hopes of understanding their beer scene, culture, and understandings of life. By engaging with other cultures, I hope to better understand humans. I aim to go to many countries and learn about the craft beer scenes that are already booming, as we all see in North America, as well as the possible emerging craft beer scenes in far away places. My Name is Ty Stevenson and this is my brewing journey. #beerism #beer #craftbeer #craftbeer #beerblog #craftnotcrap #blog #firstpost